2020 MOTORING EVENTS *
Should you need an excuse to get in and drive your classic car, 2020 is packed full of world class motoring events that are a must for any motoring
enthusiast. Below are a selection of some of our favourites and we will be attending
or exhibiting at so stay in touch for tips, trips and perhaps tickets...
* Following the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on this year's event schedule, below is our summary of the now confirmed events, as at July 2020, planned to take place during the summer and autumn of 2020, which in our opinion are worth adding to your diary! Restart your engines!
Classic & Performance Car Spectacular – 15th – 16th August, 2020
Tatton Park, Cheshire, is the venue for the Classic & Performance Car Spectacular on 15th and 16th August. It will now merge with its sister show, Passion for Power creating one mega car show. Around 2,000 cars will be on display, along with 250 stalls and 90+ clubs.
London Concours, HAC London: 19th – 20th August 2020
The London Concours will welcome 80 exquisite cars to the Honourable Artillery Company gardens for a two-day garden party on 19th - 20th August. These Concours cars will be complemented by a collection of the UK's finest Specialist Car Dealers. With entertainment on the lawns, beautiful retail chalets featuring an array of luxury brands and artisan goods and a delicious selection of food and beverages for you to enjoy in front of a ferocious collection of horsepower, it is too good to miss. Whether you are looking for a unique backdrop for a business meeting with breakfast or lunch, or a chance to escape the office and liberate your motoring passion, the London Concours is your solution.
Beaulieu – Simply Aston Martin: 30th August, 2020
Aston Martin owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu on Sunday 30th August and park up within the museum parkland for what promises to be a superb day out for both Aston Martin owners and enthusiasts.
All ages and models of Aston Martin are welcome, which provides a great opportunity to admire some stunning vehicles on display.
Concours of Elegance, Hampton Court Palace: 4th – 6th September, 2020
The 9th Concours of Elegance will return to Hampton Court Palace from 4-6 September. Bringing together some of the world's rarest cars that have never been seen before in the UK. From powerful race cars to exotic sports cars and elegant motoring masterpieces, each car is carefully selected by an international panel of automotive experts. Enjoy the privileged Royal setting with exclusive hospitality and luxury shopping at one of the finest events in the UK's calendar. A perfect way to end the Summer season.
24 Heures du Mans, Le Mans France: 19th - 20th September, 2020
Do we need to say any more? The 24 Hours of Le Mans is much more than just a 24-hour race to fans from all over the world who make the trip to enjoy the abundance of entertainment and activities during the two weeks leading up to the start of the main event which will now take place on 19th and 20th September this year at 3:00 p.m. local time. Le Mans is located less than three hours from the ferry terminals at Cherbourg, St-Malo and Le Havre. The exact schedule for the revised date is to be confirmed.
Salon Privé Concours: 23rd – 26th September, 2020
Salon Privé, now in its 14th consecutive year, is one of the longest-running and most established automotive events in the UK. Salon Privé is a motoring event for fans of superlatives. The most luxurious of garden parties set against the backdrop of the stunning grounds of Blenheim Palace; birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill and home to the Duke of Marlborough and his family. Presenting the finest collection of supercars, hypercars and classic cars, along with a luxury retail village and exquisite cuisine, it is a truly unique experience.
Nicholas Mee & Co. - Ten – Two Club: 10th October, 2020
We look forward to finally being able to invite you back to our wonderful Hertfordshire premises! One of our stated aims of our relocation to Essendonbury Farm in 2018 was for our new premises to become a hub for enthusiasts of our marque to meet! Set on two acres of beautiful rural Hertfordshire countryside with ample parking space for 50+ cars, Essendonbury Farm provides the ideal environment for our informal ‘Open House’ meetings, which should provide the perfect excuse for a run out in your Aston Martin (or any other interesting car for that matter) and to visit our premises, enjoy freshly roasted, barista served coffee and refreshments. We are also blessed with some fantastic driving roads in the local environs so your trip will be a memorable one!
Classic Motor Show: 13th – 15th November, 2020
If you are looking for a reason to keep your classic on the road over winter, this could be it. The Classic Motor Show is held at the Birmingham NEC, where more than 3,000 classics are expected to go on display in an area the size of 18 football pitches.