Five motoring events coming up this autumn 0


Autumn sees no slowing in the motoring events calendar. Here are five top events for petrol heads and vintage car enthusiasts alike:

  1. American Auto Club UK – 18th September. First up this autumn is the regular September meet-up of American car, bike, truck, van, or hot rod owners and enthusiasts throughout the UK at the AACUK Autumn Nationals 2016. Everyone is welcome with trophies available for all. Drayton Manor – where the event takes place – is also a great family day out, so there is something for everyone. There will also be trade stalls and DJs throughout the day.
  2. Oh So Retro 2016 – 25th September. A celebration of retro car and scooters at a festival of all things kitsch down in Margate.
  3. The Warren Classic and Supercar show – 25th September. The Warren Classic Concours d’Elegance is a wonderful opportunity to view some of the world’s finest classic motorcars. Over one hundred and twenty cars from around the world have been selected by the organising committee to compete in the Warren Classic Concours, competing over twelve categories. This is a unique opportunity to get up close to some of the finest examples of motorcars in the world and talk to the owners.
  4. The GTI Festival – 9th October. The GTI Festival – Season finale is for enthusiasts of all VAG marques, SEAT, Skoda, Audi and of course Volkswagen. The Volkswagen group now includes Lamborghini, Bentley and Bugatti too so an even more exclusive selection of cars will be on display.
  5. Newark Car and Motorcycle Autojumbles – 25th September, 23rd October, 20th November. A great day out for any car or motorcycle enthusiast, the enormous Newark Autojumble offers a vast array of parts, restoration services and related products for a variety of vehicles on ten separate Sundays throughout the year. Each Newark Autojumble sees Newark Showground filled with hundreds of inside and outside trade plots, as well as a classic car and bike display area. On site catering units are available as well as an inside cafeteria.