Auto Expo

Mission Statement

To provide funding for scholarships for UVU students involved in Automotive Training Programs, preservation of the automotive tradition through showcasing quality vintage and modern vehicles and workmanship, and to prepare and train people for a career in the Automotive Field.

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2015 UVU Auto Expo and Swap Meet

Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 16, 2015 for the 28th Annual UVU Auto Expo and Swap Meet.  

2014 Fall Swap Meet

The FALL swap meet takes place Saturday, Sept. 13, 7AM to 4PM.  It will be held in the South/West parking lot of Electric Park at Thanksgiving Point  3003 N. Thanksgiving Way Lehi, Utah.  You pay and register on the day of the swap meet.  Remember all proceeds of the event go to Automotive Student Scholarships.  

Fall Swap Meet Flyer

For More Information

Contact Kim Chiu at 801-863-8563 or by email chiuki@uvu.edu. For more information on the Swap Meet contact Steve Clark at 801-592-0312.

2014 Auto Expo Highlights

A UVU Classic - By Jim Rayburn 1987

For 26 years, the UVU Auto Expo has showcased hot cars and the institution’s vocational roots. A quarter-century later, the UVU Auto Expo is still revved up and raising money for scholarships.

The “Thunder Pig” captivated everyone who passed. Gleaming in the late-spring sun, Dustin and Jen Gray’s fire-engine red 1958 Chevy 3100 series step-side pickup sat with hood raised to reveal its detailed and powerful 454 engine, doors open to showcase its meticulous leather interior.

The Grays’ custom classic, which took more than 10 years to restore, was one of nearly 800 vintage autos and hot rods spread across the lawns of Thanksgiving Point this past May at the 25th Utah Valley University Auto Expo & Swap Meet — an exhibit that attracted more than 9,000 spectators to survey the region’s finest in automobile remodeling craftsmanship.
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