Lombard Rally Bath to race at The Classic Vehicle Restoration Show

Lombard Rally Bath will be exciting visitors at The Classic Vehicle Restoration Show by racing a fleet of rally cars around two custom-built tracks set in the grounds of the historic Royal Bath & West Showground during the weekend of November 2-3. Show goers can relive their youth by watching this remarkable spectacle of historic rally cars racing in anger around the two custom-built tracks and listening to the music…

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London to Brighton Movember Ride of a Lifetime

Bonhams is offering a unique online auction for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to be a passenger aboard one of the pioneering pre-1905 veteran cars, at this years London to Brighton Veteran Car Run. All in aid of Movember. As well as fulfilling the dreams of the three highest bidders, the initiative will raise funds for the only global men’s health charity which strives year-round to help men live happier, healthier, longer…

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London Classic Car Show moves to the Olympia

London’s premier classic car event will return on 20‐23 February 2020, at its new home of Olympia London in Kensington, marking the next chapter in the history of the London Classic Car Show. Now in its sixth year, the show is firmly established as the must‐attend event for discerning classic car owners, collectors, experts and enthusiasts. Not only will visiting classic car collectors and connoisseurs have the opportunity to view…

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Rare 1953 Fiat 8V leads Artcurial October Auction

Fiat is a marque that is well known for it’s lively small capacity engines. Indeed it was these compact and frugal motors that helped the Turin outfit mobilise the masses in post war Europe. Lesser known however was the companies V8 engine program which helped produce the wonderful and sadly short lived Fiat 8V. Also known as the Otto Vu in Italy, it was a stunning example of Fiat high…

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Fiat 120th Milestone Celebration to be marked at the 2019 London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

Fiat, one of the world’s oldest and most distinguished car companies, has been appointed as an official Manufacturer Patron to the 2019 Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run (Sunday 3 November), a Royal Automobile Club event. Patronage is reserved solely for those illustrious motor manufacturers that can trace their history back to the very early pioneering period of pre-1905 veteran cars – as permitted to participate in the world’s…

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Rally the Globe Counts Down to Carrera Iberia Debut

The final countdown has commenced to the first of Rally the Globe’s exciting new portfolio of epic worldwide driving events, next month’s eagerly-anticipated and sold-out Carrera Iberia (7-17 October). Launched late last year, Rally the Globe is a new, not-for-profit club established by a number of regular historic rally competitors to provide them, and the growing number of likeminded and enthusiastic vintage and classic car owners, with memorable motoring adventures…

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Exclusive Fifth Gear Interview with Vicki Butler Henderson and Jonny Smith

Fifth Gear, one of the UK’s longest running car magazine TV shows is back for a brand new series on Quest. Take to the Road chats exclusively to expert racer Vicki Butler Henderson and dedicated car nerd Jonny Smith, about the shows long overdue return to our screens. Here’s what they had to share about the new series. Fifth Gear is back for a brand new record 28th series on…

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Hope for Tomorrow Goodwood Veloce Trackday raises over £100k for Charity

Legendary racing drivers from the world of F1 and major motorsport descended on the historic Goodwood Motor Circuit on Wednesday 25th September for a very special track day event organised by Veloce, all in the aid of cancer charity Hope for Tomorrow and the Halow Project. Take to the Road was there to take in the action on what was a superb day of charity racing. Now in it’s third…

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Automotive Gems Dazzle at The Warren Classic Concours

The Warren Classic Concours is no ordinary classic car show. Nestled in the rolling grounds of the Warren Estate near Maldon in Essex, it is a concours event that rivals the very best in the UK. There were some true automotive gems on display, with a stunning variety of automobiles of all ages present, which demonstrates that this is becoming one of the fastest growing concours events in the UK….

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Turning back the clock to honour motoring legacy and style

As the south of England enjoyed a prolonged summer, the motoring world turned back the clock for the Goodwood Revival last weekend. Racing cars from 1948 to 1966 roared around the 2.38 mile (3.83 km) track to the delight of the drivers behind the wheel and the spectators in the crowded grandstands. The Goodwood Revival is the ultimate time capsule, where the tradition of the automobile and society’s passion for…

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