Over 1000 magnificent classic cars and everything you could need for your classic, from barn find to concours were lined up for the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show 2017. Marques represented a range from Austins and Fords to Porsches and Ferraris, with everything in-between. Sign up to our newsletter for exclusive news for an incredible day out in 2018.
Classic Car Auctions (CCA) hosted its debut sale at the Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show in Hall 10 with not one, but a two-day weekend sale on Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd April. Undoubtedly its best catalogue ever, 200 cars spanning more than 76 years went under the hammer.
The Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show were thrilled to work with the Sporting Bears again in 2017. What better way is there to raise money for charity than by taking a ten mile passenger ride in the car of your dreams?
‘Dream Rides’, run by charity organisation The Sporting Bears Motor Club, offers visitors the opportunity to jump into and experience some of the most spectacular cars in the world, and all you have to do is donate to a wonderful cause. In exchange for a charitable donation, you can pick from the cars in the 'Dream Rides' garage which car you would like to take a ten-mile passenger ride in - the size of the donation depends on the car you choose.
The Practical Classics' team brought together experts from across the classic car industry - specialist restorers, celebrity motoring presenters, magazine editors - to bring you a full-on line up of master classes, hints, tips and andvice from key industry experts.
The 'Arrive & Drive with HERO Events' was an exclusive opportunity to get behind the wheel of a classic car and drive, at the 2017 Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show.
An array of HERO’s Arrive & Drive cars were available for guests to take the wheel on a specially created driving route around the National Exhibition Centre. From a Porsche 911 to what many people believe to be the purists rally car, a Lancia Delta Intergrale or even a Jaguar E-Type, guests had the opportunity to drive (or be driven in) one of the 10 incredible classic cars.