We’ve picked our top ten most anticipated UK motoring shows and events of 2013 that we can’t wait to grab a ticket for. There are plenty of other options too, and with many not yet announced it is worth keeping your eyes peeled for the latest announcements, but this crop have definitely whet our motorsport taste buds!
10. FIA European Drag Racing Finals Santa Pod
Date: 5th – 8th September
Official website: http://www.santapod.co.uk/
Santa Pod Raceway plays home to the always-exciting European Drag Racing and European Finals. It is arguably one of the tensest and thrilling events of the year as it sees the fastest drag cars and bikes compete for the top spot. So if you want to wrap your peepers around the fastest dragsters in Europe then get yourself a ticket, pronto.
11. Beaulieu International Autojumble
Date: 7th – 8th September
Official website: http://www.beaulieu.co.uk/
If you’re after a rare part for a classic or piece of priceless motoring memorabilia then this is the motoring event for you. Jam packed with stalls crammed with every kind of motoring related item you could want, this events lives up to its motto: “If you can’t find it at Beaulieu, it doesn’t’ exist!”
12. Goodwood Revival
Date: 13th – 15th September
Official website: http://www.goodwood.co.uk/
Yep, that’s right, we’ve carved out a separate space just for the Goodwood Revival. This event allows you to take a step back in time to the nostalgic motoring eras of the 1940s, 50s and 60s. Watch motor sport legends such as Sir Stirling Moss, Richard Attwood, John Surteesand Derek Bell in celebration of flat-out, wheel-to-wheel racing around an untouched classic track. Lovely!
Are you going to any of these events? Let us know what you’re looking forward to in the comments below!