Ridge Supercar Showdown Gets The Community Revved
Hundreds of car enthusiasts flocked to The Ridge on Saturday the 26th of April for the annual Supercar Showdown. With some of the region’s best sound systems and supped-up engines on display, it was a loud and thrilling event.
Participants could enter their pimped-up cars in the Show ‘n Shine or Sound Competitions, with stunning prizes awarded in each category. Running in tandem was The Ridge’s website competition, which was open to the public. All entries were put into a lucky draw which took place at the prize-giving at The Ridge Food Court at the end of the event. The prizes were a set of car subwoofers and amplifier including wiring and installation, worth R 4 000, a car radio and speakers including installation, worth R 2,000, a set of car speakers including installation, worth R 1 000, Max My Ride hamper value R 500 and Supersonic hamper worth R 500.
“We would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to everyone who came down to support our annual Supercar Showdown. In particular, we thank our sponsors for providing such awesome prizes. They include Max My Ride and Supersonic,” says Thapelo Modise, the Marketing manager of The Ridge. A family-styled outdoor event, the Supercar Showdown, included music by DJs, food and refreshment stalls, and children’s entertainment by Dream Time Entertainment. Youngsters were kept entertained with a magic show, clowns, games, face painting, balloon modeling and stilt walkers. Various local businesses and individuals hosted stalls in the expo area, leveraging the great opportunity to showcase their products and services.
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