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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

May 2018

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  • Donington Historic Motoring Festival
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  • Donington Historic Motoring Festival
  • Llandudno Transport Festival
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  • Simply Ford
  • Donington Historic Motoring Festival
  • Llandudno Transport Festival
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  • Llandudno Transport Festival
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  • Grand Prix de Monte-Carlo Historique
  • Summer Trial
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  • Classic Land Rover Show
  • Grand Prix de Monte-Carlo Historique
  • Summer Trial
  • RM Sotheby’s: Monaco classic car auction
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  • Classic Land Rover Show
  • Grand Prix de Monte-Carlo Historique
  • Summer Trial
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  • Brightwells: Classic & Vintage, Leominster
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  • Silverstone Auctions: Porsche Sale
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  • Beaulieu Spring Autojumble
  • Historics: Classic Car Auction
  • Silverstone Auctions: May Sale
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  • Beaulieu Spring Autojumble
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  • Enfield Pageant of Motoring
  • La Vie en Bleu (incorporating La Vita Rosso)
  • Land Rover Legends
  • Matthewsons: Classic Car Auction
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  • Enfield Pageant of Motoring
  • La Vie en Bleu (incorporating La Vita Rosso)
  • Land Rover Legends
  • Motorsport at the Palace
  • Trans-America Challenge
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  • Enfield Pageant of Motoring
  • Gaydon Festival of Transport
  • Motorsport at the Palace
  • Trans-America Challenge
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  • Trans-America Challenge
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  • Trans-America Challenge
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  • Trans-America Challenge
 
4-6 May
Donington Historic Motoring Festival

Launched in 2011, the event is firmly established as a major fixture on the international historic racing calendar, attracting many thousands of spectators, hundreds of world-class historic racing cars and huge numbers of classic car club displays.

Event website

5-7 May
Llandudno Transport Festival

Held over the May Day Bank Holiday Weekend, The Llandudno Transport Festival is held on the sea-front showground in one of the most picturesque bays of the UK. 

Event website

6 May
Simply Ford

There will be hundreds of Fords on display. Also featuring a cavalcade and display on the main arena of a number cars chosen from all rally entrants.

Event website

11-13 May
Grand Prix de Monte-Carlo Historique

The biennial Grand Prix de Monaco Historique is an unmissable event for worldwide collectors and classic motorsport fanatics.

Event website

11-13 May
Summer Trial

The emphasis of the Summer Trial has always been a fun yet competitive event which caters for all levels of ability, absolute novice to seasoned expert.

Event website

12-13 May
Classic Land Rover Show

The Classic Land Rover Show will return to the British Motor Museum at Gaydon. The show promises to bring together some of the best Land Rovers in the country.

Event website

12 May
RM Sotheby’s: Monaco classic car auction

Stunning cars and breath-taking views are just a few of the things Monaco has to offer - and that's before the sale.

Event website

16 May
Brightwells: Classic & Vintage, Leominster

Classic and vintage auction held at Brightwells Leominster headquarters.

Event website

18 May
Silverstone Auctions: Porsche Sale

The Ferrari Sale takes place on Friday 18th May 2018 in The Wing building at Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire, NN12 8TN.

Auction website

19-20 May
Beaulieu Spring Autojumble

Famous the world over, Beaulieu Autojumbles are a must for the motoring enthusiast. Entry includes access to the National Motor Museum, Palace House, Beaulieu Abbey and World of Top Gear - so there's a great time to be had by all the family.

Event website

19 May
Historics: Classic Car Auction

Historics auction at its base at the world-famous Brooklands museum in Surrey.

Event website

19 May
Silverstone Auctions: May Sale

Classic car auction that takes place at the Silverstone racing circuit, near Towcester in Northamptonshire.

Event website

26-28 May
Enfield Pageant of Motoring

Large open air classic car show in north London with plenty of family-friendly attractions.

Event website

26-27 May
La Vie en Bleu (incorporating La Vita Rosso)

This miniature Goodwood Revival will not only celebrate French classics but also Italian cars. Held at Prescott Speed Hill Climb, Cheltenham, home of the Bugatti Owners' Club, it's an event not to be missed.

Event website

26-27 May
Land Rover Legends

A brand-new event for Land Rover connoisseurs, collectors, preservationists, restorers and enthusiasts will pay tribute to the iconic marque at Bicester Heritage over the weekend of May 26 and 27, 2018.

Event website

26 May
Matthewsons: Classic Car Auction

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

Event website

27-28 May
Motorsport at the Palace

Historic motorsport fans flock to London’s Crystal Palace to enjoy a feast of classic racing over two days.

Event website

27 May - 27 June
Trans-America Challenge

The third ERA Trans America adventure will see an all-new trail-blazing route mixing the best of the beautiful south and a diverse mix of locations with a fantastic range of gravel trails and forest regularities. Combining competitive rallying and travel adventure, a great time is guaranteed for all.

Event website

28 May
Gaydon Festival of Transport

A show featuring all sorts of motorised transport including military and emergency service vehicle displays. Held at the British Motor Museum, Gaydon.

Event website

 

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