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Planning on joining a classic car event? Here's our diary of upcoming shows, tours and competitive events. If you'd like to add one, please email us at keith.moody@honestjohn.co.uk

March 2017

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
  • Brightwells: Classic and Vintage auction, Leominster
  • Bonhams Amelia Island Auction
  • Amelia Island Concours
  • Gooding & Company: Amelia Island
  • RM Auctions: Amelia Island, Florida, USA
  • RM Auctions: Orin Smith Collection
  • Amelia Island Concours
  • RM Auctions: Amelia Island, Florida, USA
  • RM Auctions: Orin Smith Collection
  • Amelia Island Concours
  • Brooklands Austin Morris Day
  • British Cars and Lifestyle
  • The 75th Goodwood Members' Meeting
  • Matthewsons: Classic Car Auction
  • British Cars and Lifestyle
  • Brooklands Mini Day
  • The 75th Goodwood Members' Meeting
  • Bonhams: 74th Goodwood Members Meeting sale
  • Avignon Retro Festival
  • Mecum: Kansas
  • Avignon Retro Festival
  • Mecum: Kansas
  • Avignon Retro Festival
  • International Jaguar Spares Day
  • H&H Auctions: The Imperial War Museum
2-5 March
Retro Classics Stuttgart

Regional indoor classic car show with international ambitions. Messe Stuttgart is next door to the airport, and very good for access. Main attractions are cars for sale, Youngtimers and automobilia stands. More at +49 711 185600

Event website

2 March
DVCA: Spring sale

Dorset Vintage and Classic Auctions’ (DVCA) Spring Sale, to be held at Athelhampton House, near Dorchester. 

Viewing: Wednesday 1 March 2pm - 6.30pm / Sale Day from 9am

Sale begins at midday. Vehicles to be sold at approximately 2pm.

Event website

3-5 March
Antwerp Classic Salon

From the people who bring you Essen's famous the Techno-Classica - the Antwerp Classic Salon is a large indoor show ideally for Benelux visitors to be joined by Brits, Germans, and people from further afield. More information at +44 (0)1932 351640.

Event website

4 March
Historics: Classic Car Auction

Historics auction at Mercedes-Benz World, Brooklands, Surrey.

Event website

8 March
Brightwells: Classic and Vintage auction, Leominster

Auction of classic, collectors, and sports cars at Easters Court, Leominster, Herefordshire, HR6 0DE.

Event website

9 March
Bonhams Amelia Island Auction

Bonhams Amelia Island Auction at the renowned Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, at the Fernandina Beach Golf Club. 

Event website

10-12 March
Amelia Island Concours

Top end concours d'elegance held at the Ritz-Carlton in Florida's posh Amelia Island plantation. Always features a super star line-up of cars. More information on +1 904 636 0027.

Event website

10 March
Gooding & Company: Amelia Island

Held on the Friday before the celebrated Concours d’Elegance, Gooding & Company’s auction showcases a curated lineup of cars, inviting spirited bidding in a comfortable setting. Since joining the Amelia Island experience in 2010, Gooding & Company’s auction has more than doubled.

Event website

10-11 March
RM Auctions: Amelia Island, Florida, USA

Since 1999, RM Sotheby’s has held the role of the official auction house of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, presenting an incredible selection of the world’s most desirable automobiles at the prestigious Ritz-Carlton while setting numerous auction benchmarks in the process.

Event website

10-11 March
RM Auctions: Orin Smith Collection

Orin Smith gathered one of the most refined and tasteful collections of rare and important automobiles throughout his life. Now his automotive legacy will live on through the offering of a portion of this carefully curated collection. On the evening of 10 March, the Orin Smith Collection  will kick off the weekend’s events in Amelia Island in a celebration of the automobiles and the man behind them.

Event website

12 March
Brooklands Austin Morris Day

All types of Austin & Morris vehicles will be on display at Brooklands. But as well as static displays in and around the Paddock, the Test Hill will be in action, and there will als be a cavalcade on the Mercedes-Benz World circuit and group photo on the Members’ Banking.

Places on the cavalcade are limited to 50, so please register on arrival, as there is no pre-booking and it will be first-come, first-served.

Event website

18-19 March
British Cars and Lifestyle

The British themed indoor classic motor show is held in Rosmalen, Holland, and promises to have plenty of activities for all of the family. More information on +31 35 6836 990

Event website

18-19 March
The 75th Goodwood Members' Meeting

The event is a continuation of the 71 club meetings held at Goodwood during the 1950s and 1960s for the members of the BARC.

Event website

18 March
Matthewsons: Classic Car Auction

Classic car auction held at the firm's North Yorkshire base.

Event website

19 March
Brooklands Mini Day

Minis form all eras plus specials will visit Brooklands, with Test Hill open, plus show ’n’ shine. For more details, call +44 (0)1932 857381.

Event website

19 March
Bonhams: 74th Goodwood Members Meeting sale

Bonhams sale held at the Goodwood Members Meeting.

Event website

24-26 March
Avignon Retro Festival

The Avignon Retro Festival is a rapidly growing southern French event that includes static displays, tours, and for 2014 there are dragsters, trucks, tractors and boats. More information at +33 4 90 84 02 04.

Event website

24-25 March
Mecum: Kansas

700 vehicles go under the hammer at Kansas City Convention Center.

Event website

26 March
International Jaguar Spares Day

Organised by the Jaguar Enthusiast's club, this is one of the world's biggest Jaguar spares day. Held at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire.

Event website

29 March
H&H Auctions: The Imperial War Museum

Classic, Collectors and Sports car sale at the Imperial War Museum in Duxford, near Cambridge.

Event website

31 March - 2 April
Restoration Show

The NEC Restoration Show looks to deliver a range of exhibits and demonstrations to inspire and help those already taking on, or about to approach, a classic vehicle restoration.

Event website

31 March - 2 April
The Regis Classic Tour

The 20th and final Regis Classic Tour will be held in Rotterdam, Holland as a part repeat of the 10th Tour. 

Event website


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