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Family fun day in Ermelo celebrates motoring enthusiasm

Whether you were a passionate motor enthusiast, an admirer of impressive displays, or simply looking for an exciting outing with loved ones, the Family Fun Day had something for everyone.

ERMELO – Damos Motors and General Engineering hosted a thrilling family fun day on June 3, attracting motor enthusiasts and families alike.

The event provided a wide range of activities and entertainment for attendees of all ages.

One of the highlights was the Mobile Dyno, in which participants had the opportunity to test the power and performance of their vehicles.

The Burnout Challenge captivated spectators as participants competed in a terrific display of power.

The event showcased the tyre-shredding prowess of drivers leaving their distinctive marks on the road. The audience cheered on their favourites as they pushed the limits of performance.

The event featured a sound competition, immersing attendees in the world of audio. Competitors battled it out to create the most impressive and powerful sound systems.

Excitement filled the air as participants and attendees anticipated the announcement of the winners in each category.

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Prizes awaited the champions of the Mobile Dyno, Burnout Challenge, Show and Shine and Sound Competition, adding an extra layer of competition and motivation to the event.

To ensure everyone stayed energised throughout the day, refreshment stalls served delicious wors rolls and a variety of beverages.

Several local small businesses also set up on the side of the road, selling unique products.

Pieter van der Merwe.


The family fun day also catered to the younger crowd with a range of fun entertainment options. The children were kept entertained with various activities such as face painting and a bouncy castle.

Damos Motors and General Engineering’s Family Fun Day proved to be a resounding success, bringing together motor enthusiasts, families and individuals looking for an exhilarating outing.

The event showcased the passion, talent and dedication prevalent in the automotive community, leaving attendees eagerly anticipating future gatherings.

Damos Motors and General Engineering want to thank the members of the community, Team Vibe, Jován en Joelien Nel of JJ’s Car Keys, Frogfoot, Vox, Coastal Hire and Performance Marketing for the successful day.

Read the full article in this week’s Higvelder.

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