UK Classic Car Events in 2019

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Brooklands New Years Day Gathering

Date & Time – 01 January 2019

Location – Brooklands Museum, Surrey, KT13 0QN

Ticket Price – £11 Adult, Family Ticket £30.00 (2 adults, 3 children) Children 5-16 £6.00, under 5s Free

Event Summary – What better way to start the New Year than with a fantastic display of all types of classics as well as other special interest type, including supercars – hundreds of classic cars and motorcycles will be attending this spectacular event, which will also include a winter BBQ and live music.

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Autosport International 2019

Date & Time – 10 – 13 January (Trade), 12 – 13 January (Public) 2019

Location – NEC Birmingham, UK

Ticket Price – £36.00 Standard, Paddock Pass £47.00, VIP Club £127.00

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Event Summary – One of the biggest pre-season events, the annual Autosport International will be celebrating its 29th anniversary this January at the NEC in Birmingham celebrating all areas of motorsport. The 12th and 13th of January will feature an incredible exhibition of live action, the industry’s biggest stars as well as displays from every level of motoring. The event also includes two days of trade only from the 10th to the 11th of January, featuring the very latest in automotive and performance engineering technology, providing members of the industry with the opportunity to network and do business.

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HRCR Open Day

Date & Time – 12 January 2019 10.00 doors open

Location – British Motor Museum, Banbury Road, Gaydon, Warwickshire CV35 0BJ

Ticket Price – Free Entry

Event Summary – A fantastic social gathering suitable for anybody with a passion for Historic Rallying in Britain, the 2019 HRCR Open Day will explore the history of the Austin Metro 6R4 – a great day out and an opportunity to meet event organisers whilst enjoying a wonderful selection of cars.

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British Mini Fair 2019

Date & Time – 27 January 2019 09.30 doors open

Location – Staffordshire Country Showground, Bingley Hall, St18 0BD

Ticket Price – £12.00 adult ticket, children under 12 Free entry

Event Summary – Celebrating the 60th year of the iconic Mini, as well as 20 years of the Mini Fair, this well established winter event attracts Mini enthusiasts from all over the UK and beyond. The fair will showcase private collectors and Mini Club displays as well as over 100 trade and auto jumble stands, selling a comprehensive range of Mini parts. This fun day out will also feature Minis for sale as well as charity auctions – a winter day out not to be missed!

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The Footman James Great Western Classic Car Show

Date & Time – 9 – 10 February 2019 from 09.30 – 16.00

Location – Bath & West Showground, A371, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 6QN

Ticket Price – Contact event organiser

Event Summary – The South West’s greatest car show is set to be even bigger in 2019, featuring numerous stunning classic displays and club displays, as well as an extensive range of classic cars for sale, making this the ideal location for a day out or to find yourself a new classic car project. A great way to kick start the season.

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London Classic Car Show ExCel

Date & Time – 14 – 17 February 2019

Location – ExCel, London, E16 1DR

Ticket Price – £18.00

Event Summary – A must for all classic car enthusiasts, this premier event brings together an international celebration of the very best classic cars, as well as an indoor driving runway where classic cars are driven! There will also be numerous car manufacturers, dealers, clubs and products, available, making this the perfect day out for all.

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Race Retro Stoneleigh

Date & Time – 22 – 24 February 2019

Location – Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, West Midlands, CV8 2LZ

Ticket Price – Contact event organiser

Event Summary – An impressive event set to kick off the season in style, Race Retro features a spectacular display of iconic racing and classic cars plus much more. The Motor Sport Hall of Fame Live celebrates significant events in the history of motor sports, including an array of renowned guests, across the weekend on the Motor Sport Live Stage. The event will also feature Silverstone Auctions with a fantastic selection of classics going under the hammer, as well as a fully stocked trade village and auto jumble.

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Hero – Three Legs of Mann Classic Rally

Date & Time – 15 – 16 March 2019

Location – Best Western Palace Hotel & Casino, Douglas, Isle of Mann

Ticket Price – For more information on entry prices, contact event organisers

Event Summary – A wonderful opportunity to meet new like-minded people, this famous rally is guaranteed to keep drivers on their toes –it has been graded as advanced, and will include closed road tests, map navigation as well as night time driving. This event will take place over two days in a three leg format – all cars should be pre 1986 and will be split into classes based on age & cc. All cars will be eligible for overall awards.

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Practical Classics Restoration Show

Date & Time – 22 – 24 March 2019

Location – NEC Birmingham, B40 1NT

Ticket Price – Contact event organiser

Event Summary – The Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery is set to be even bigger than last year’s show, which attracted 28,000 visitors over 3 days. A celebration of all things classic, visitors can see 1000s of stunning classic cars, enjoy live music, browse the trade and autojumble as well as admire the vast array of different types of cars for restoration from rusty bran finds in the Carole Nash Barn Finds to concourse quality – each with their own story. An event not to be missed!

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Eastbourne Magnificent Motors

Date & Time – 4, 5 May 2019

Location – Western Lawns and Wish Tower Slopes, Eastbourne, BN214QA

Ticket Price – Free

Event Summary – A fantastic FREE motoring spectacular set on the beautiful south coast, featuring over 900 classics, motor bikes, buses and more on Eastbourne’s Western Lawns and Wish Tower Slopes. Enjoy live music and entertainment throughout the weekend as well as the Parade of Motors, a unique opportunity to see classic cars along Eastbourne’s Victorian Seafront.

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Goodwood Festival of Speed

Date & Time – TBC

Location – Goodwood

Ticket Price – Contact event organiser

Event Summary – July 2018 marked the celebration of 25 years of the Goodwood Festival of Speed with the Silver Jubilee. Without a shadow of doubt, this remains one of the world’s largest and greatest celebrations of motor sport and car culture with an array of spectacular events and displays. Choose from a wide selection of food outlets and enjoy listening to live bands and watching impressive team displays. Register now for details of the 2019 Festival of Speed.

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Silverstone Classic

Date & Time – 26, 27, 28 July 2019 (provisional dates)

Location – The Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, NN12 8TN

Ticket Price – Contact event organiser

Event Summary – Home of the British Grand Prix, the iconic Silverstone Circuit is set once more to host the annual 3 day car and race event – The Silverstone Classic, this major historic motor sport festival attracts massive crowds every year and features numerous races, car clubs, auctions, live music and a wealth of family entertainment. A must for all classic lovers and outstanding entertainment for those seeking a fun filled weekend.

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