The Ultimate Automotive Extravaganza: Classic Motor Show Returns to NEC Birmingham

Prepare to rev up your engines and mark your calendars because one of the most highly anticipated events on the classic motoring calendar is making a triumphant return. The Classic Motor Show, sponsored by Lancaster Insurance, is set to take place from November 10th to 12th, 2023, at the NEC Birmingham. With its thrilling lineup of attractions and activities, this year’s event promises to be an automotive enthusiast’s dream come true.

A Diverse Display of Classics

For classic car and bike enthusiasts, there is no better place in the UK to witness a diverse and awe-inspiring display of classic vehicles. The Classic Motor Show is renowned for bringing together an exceptional range of vintage automobiles, making it a fitting end-of-season finale for motoring aficionados.

Clubbing Together

Classic Car & Bike Clubs play a central role in the show, showcasing a wide variety of marques and models. Whether you’re a fan of British classics or exotic imports, you’re sure to find your favorites on display. These club displays provide a unique opportunity to connect with like-minded enthusiasts and share in the passion for iconic automobiles.

Treasures for Collectors

If you’re on the hunt for automotive treasures or need specific products and services, the show boasts over 350 exhibitor stands to explore. From the bustling autojumble, where you can discover rare parts and spares, to dealers offering an enticing selection of cars for sale, there’s no shortage of automotive delights waiting to be uncovered.

Your Dream Car Awaits

For those dreaming of owning a classic car, the Classic Car Weekly Dealer Hall presents a tempting array of marques and models. Whether you’re seeking your first classic or looking to expand your collection, this hall has something to suit every taste and budget.

Iconic Auctioneers Unveiled

A highlight of this year’s event is the debut of Iconic Auctioneers, formerly known as Silverstone Auctions. The renowned auction house will host one of the UK’s most high-profile classic car auctions at the show, featuring a dazzling lineup of over 100 classic cars and motorcycles. If you’re a collector or enthusiast, this is your chance to witness some of the most sought-after automotive gems go under the hammer.

Dress to Impress

In a nod to the golden eras of classic cars, attendees are encouraged to “Dress to Drive.” Come to the NEC, Birmingham, in style, dressed in the fashion of the era of the car you own or admire. By doing so, you might find yourself winning a coveted prize and making a stylish statement among fellow enthusiasts.

Meet the Experts

Learn from the best in the business at the live talks and Q&A sessions with expert panels. Celebrity guests will also be present, sharing the latest gossip and insights from the world of classic cars.

Two-Wheeled Wonders

The Classic Motorbike Showcase is a haven for motorcycle enthusiasts. Enthusiasts from all over the UK and beyond gather to celebrate the beauty of outstanding classic bikes. It’s an opportunity to share your passion and discover vintage two-wheeled classics.

Restoration Revelations

For those interested in classic vehicle restoration, the Restoration Theatre is a must-visit. Expert mechanics and renovators will be on hand to impart their knowledge and skills. Sponsored by Practical Classics, this is the perfect place to gain insights into the art of restoration.

Pride of Ownership

Celebrate the best of the classic car world by voting for your favorite classic cars, bikes, and their owners shortlisted for the prestigious Pride of Ownership award.

Best of the UK Club Scene

The Meguiar’s Club Showcase highlights the crème de la crème of the UK classic car club scene. Discover the most outstanding classics that have made waves throughout the year.

American Classics Shine

The Classic American Car of the Year competition is a summertime search for the UK’s finest American classic car. Get up close and personal with the finalists and appreciate the timeless appeal of these American icons.

Family Fun

The Mini-Rovers section provides an exciting opportunity for younger enthusiasts to experience the thrill of sitting behind the wheel and navigating an obstacle course.

Get Behind the Wheel

HERO-ERA Arrive & Drive offers a classic car experience like no other. Take the wheel of a stunning vintage motor and enjoy a 4-mile spin around the NEC, courtesy of HERO’s Arrive & Drive fleet.

Supporting a Worthy Cause

Participate in Sporting Bears Dream Rides and take a dream ride in one of their spectacular classic cars. This not only fulfills your automotive dreams but also contributes to vital children’s charities.

The Classic Motor Show is more than just an event; it’s a celebration of the rich history and enduring passion for classic cars and bikes. With a packed schedule of attractions and activities, it’s the perfect destination for enthusiasts and families alike. So, whether you’re a seasoned collector or just love the aesthetics of classic automobiles, don’t miss the chance to be a part of this unforgettable motoring experience.

For more information, ticket bookings, and updates about the Classic Motor Show 2023, visit their official website. Get ready for an automotive extravaganza like no other, coming to the NEC Birmingham this November. Official Website: