The Blenheim Palace Festival of Transport is gearing up for the 13th annual weekend celebration on 26 – 27 August,bank holiday weekend.
Perfect for families and auto enthusiasts the Festival of Transport is a celebration of hot rods, vintage classics, exhibitions, trade stands, competitions and history.
The Festival of Transport will also feature an exciting new section of electric cars and motorcycles displayed in an Electric Vehicle Zone. Full electric, hybrid, bridging cars and classics converted to electric will be on display plus the latest electric cars and bikes, most of which will be available for test drives.
Sunday 26 August will feature the Classic Car Show and Monday 27 August will include not only the Classic Cars but also motorcycles, Minis and VW’s, Customs, Hot Rods and Americans, Kit and Sports Cars.
The bank holiday experience this year includes vehicle judging lead by former BBC radio presenter Les Clayton. Les, whose apprenticeship at Triumph and subsequent 19 years of specialist commentary will get all the family excited about the vehicular spectacle. Expect plenty to see and do around the grounds.
Event organisers Classic Shows have been running auctions and specialist car shows for almost 30 years and know exactly what gets the ‘petrol head’ in all of us hot under the bonnet. The show will have exhibitors, trade stalls and plenty of knowledgeable amateurs and motoring professionals offering a wealth of information, history and tonics about specialist vehicles.
From young to old the Festival of Transport is a true celebration of motoring history and achievement with plenty of exciting things to see, hear and do to keep all the family entertained.