The ClassicLine team are looking forward to this weekends Classic & Retro Show in the stunning grounds of Himley Hall, in Dudley. The venue will once again play host to around 800 vehicles for this year’s show being held on Sunday 1st September 2019.
Set amongst 180 acres of landscaped grounds and parkland and dating from the 18th century, it’s the perfect setting for a display of classic cars from the 1920s to the 1990s, along with commercial and military vehicles and motorcycles.
As the headline sponsor of Gemini Events, Classic Motor Shows, we are looking forward to seeing all the car clubs who are attending. Read our quick guide to what else you can expect to see…
Talk to the team…
Our insurance experts will be at the show all day and on hand to answer all your questions. So, whether you would like to find out more about cover for your classic, retro or modified vehicle; or would like to chat to our team about how we can support your car club, we would be more than happy to help.
You can even pick up a few freebies too!
Expect to see…
Alongside the trade stands and autojumble more than 35 motoring clubs will be attending. Visitors can enjoy chatting to members of the Alfa Romeo Owners Club, Jaguar Enthusiasts’ Club, and the Borgward Drivers Club amongst others.
As the legendary Mini is celebrating its 60th anniversary visitors can look forward to displays from a number of local Mini clubs, including Crust Rusty Mini, and the Birmingham Mini Owners Club.
Other special vehicles include the oldest car at the show, a 1927 Humber 20, plus a rare 1980 Triumph TR7 fitted with fuel injection is a definite highlight. Also keep a look out for the 1971 Fiat Abarth 595 that starred in the Channel 5 restoration series, Classic Car Rescue, back in 2014.
Take part in…
The promise of so many fine vehicles ensures the judges will face a tough task when it comes to choosing the awards for the best cars and club stands, and owners will be vying for the honour of Pride of Ownership. Sponsored by ClassicLine Insurance, the winner of the shows Pride of Ownership is announced at the end of the show with the year’s overall winner receiving a year’s free insurance with ClassicLine.
And it isn’t just about classic vehicles as the show promises entertainment for all the family, while the music this year comes from talented singer, Carrie-Anne, who will be performing hits from the 1940s right up to the modern day.
Hope to see you there!
Gates open at 10am until 4pm. Admission is £8 for adults, £4 for children (4-16 years), with a family ticket (2 adults & 2 children) for £20 when booked in advance. Tickets also available on the gate. Free parking for all visitors.
For more information, visit https://www.classicmotorshows.co.uk/himleyhall.