News 2017-05-23T17:38:35+00:00

The Malvern Festival of Transport at the Three Counties Showground – Gallery and Concours Winners

Great event at Three Counties in Malvern on Sunday. Over 600 classic cars, commercials, Minis and electric vehicles on display and 80+ trade and autojumbles stalls. Silverstone Imaging and Classic Motor Monthly took some great photos at the event, these are now available to view on the gallery. More photos to follow in the coming days. Concours winners from the event were as follows: CAR CONCOURS WINNERS: Pre-1950s Winner: David Riley, Triumph Roadster, 1949 Runner-up: John Lewles, Triumph Roadster, 1949 1950s Winner:  Jan De-Haldevang, MG TF, 1953 Runner-up: Gary Cooper, Morris Oxford, 1952 1960s Winner: Haydon Powel, Ford Zodiac, 1962 Runner-up:  Collin Bullock, Jaguar E-Type, 1969 1970s Winner: Errol Hassan, Rover 2500 V8, 1974 Runner-up:  Richard Stringer, V/W Golf, 1975 1980s Winner: Mark Jones, Ford Fiesta XR2, 1983 Runner-up: Stephen Rawsone, [...]

October 9th, 2017|

Provisional 2018 Events List Now Available

We are delighted to announce the provisional events list for the Classic Shows 2018 season of events is now available to download from http://www.classicshows.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Classic-Shows-Provisional-Events-List-2018.pdf All of the events in this list are confirmed and further events will be added over the coming weeks. Regular visitors to Malvern may note that we no longer list the Malvern Bike Shows as stand-alone events, instead these events have now been merged with the Malvern Festival of Transport events held on Sunday 8th April 2018 and Sunday 15th October 2018. Bookings for 2018 are now being taken. The 2018 booking forms will be uploaded to the website shortly, if you would like to book in the meantime please call the office on 01484 667776.

September 25th, 2017|

The Festival of 1000 Classic Cars and NW Classic Motorcycle Show at Cholmondeley Castle – Gallery and Concours Winners

We had a wonderful event at the Festival of 1000 Classic Cars including the NW Classic Motorcycle Show at Cholmondeley Castle on September 3rd. Photos from the event can be found in the Cholmondeley Castle gallery: http://www.classicshows.org/3-september-2017-cholmondeley-castle-gallery/ The concours winners from the event were as follows: CAR CONCOURS WINNERS: Pre-1950s Winner: Rob Jacks, Austin, 1933 1950s Winner: Niel Wallis, MG TF, 1955 1960s Winner: Paul Brewton, Morris 1800, 1969 1970s Winner: Chris Boffy, Saab 95, 1971 1980s Winner: Steve Seed, BMW 3181, 1989 1990s Winner: Ron Taylor, Jaguar XJS, 1993 Sports & Convertibles Winner: Lawrence Davies, MGC GT, 1969 American Winner: Brian Andrews, Ford Thunderbird, 1962 Kit & Custom Winner: John Wilkinson, Hot Rod Custom, 1932 Commercial & Military Winner: G. Goold, Morris Minor Van, 1955 Best Club Display [...]

September 11th, 2017|

The Festival of Transport at Blenheim Palace – Gallery and Concours Winners

We had a fabulous bank holiday at the Festival of Transport featuring the ElectrAA powered by OVO Energy Electric Vehicle Zone, held on Sunday 27th and Monday 28th August. Photos from the event are now up in the Blenheim Palace gallery, click here to take a look. The concours winners from the event were as follows: SUNDAY - CAR CONCOURS WINNERS Pre-1950s Winner: John Venrabals, Cumna, MG VA, 1937 Runner-up: Nigal Stroud, Chipping Norton, MG M Type, 1930 1950s Winner: Gordon Hill, Binfield, MG TD, 1951 Runner-up: Nick Smith, Whitney, Austin Healey Sprite, 1958 1960s Winner: Martin Healey, Darlington, SAAB 96, 1964 Runner-up:  Alan Carter, Welney Cambs, Triumph TR4A 1970s Winner: Bob Clark, Bristol, Toyota Celica GT, 1975 Runner-up: David Laidlaw, Oxford, MGB GT, 1974 1980s Winner: Roger Hampshire, [...]

September 6th, 2017|

Excellent Advance Exhibitor Numbers seen at the Festival of 1000 Classic Cars at Cholmondeley Castle

The Festival of 1000 Classic Cars including the NW Classic Motorcycle Show will be held on Sunday September 3rd 2017. This is a very popular event and every year demand exceeds the available space, thus we need to cap the advance exhibitor booking in order to allow for exhibitors who arrive on the day. Following high demand, we now have over 900+ exhibiting vehicles pre-booked for this event and have now closed the advance exhibitor ticketing facility. Exhibitors are still welcome to attend on the day of the event but should note that very limited space remains. Any exhibitors arriving on the day of the event (who have not pre-booked), will be located in an exhibitor overflow display area (separate to the public car park) which may also restrict [...]

August 18th, 2017|

Electric Vehicle Zone Announced at Blenheim Palace on 27th and 28th August

Classic Shows is delighted to announce for the first time in 2017, the Festival of Transport will also feature the Electric Automobile Association’s (ElectrAA) Electric Vehicle Zone sponsored by OVO Energy, the UK’s leading independent energy supplier. The Electric Vehicle Zone features an exciting new section of electric cars and motorcycles. Full electric, hybrid, bridging cars and classics converted to electric will be on display plus the latest production electric cars and bikes, most of which will be available for test drives. Classic Shows managing director, Matthew J Harvey commented "The Electric Vehicle Zone will add interesting and relevant content to the popular two-day Festival of Transport at Blenheim Palace. The electric vehicle movement is achieving considerable attention and we are excited to be working with ElectrAA and OVO Energy [...]

August 9th, 2017|

 

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