The best motoring events of 2019
What better way to fulfil your love of all things car related than with a trip to one of the UK’s best motoring events? The London Classic Car Show may have been and gone but there are still so many great shows to add to your diary in 2019.
Event: Donington Historic Festival – http://www.doningtonhistoric.com/
Date: 3 – 5 May
Location: Donington Park, Derby
If you’re a fan of historic motorsport, Donington is the event for you. After seven very successful years, the festival is firmly established as a major fixture on the international racing calendar. It now attracts thousands of spectators, hundreds of world-class historic racing cars and a huge number of classic car club displays every year.
Event: Power Maxed MotoFest Coventry – https://www.coventrymotofest.com/
Date: 1 – 2 June
Formerly known as the Coventry MotoFest, the Power Maxed MotoFest Coventry promises a unique blend of motorsport demonstrations, static displays, live music and anything else with a connection to Coventry and transport. It’s a free, family event and although the line-up for 2019 hasn’t been announced yet, you’re guaranteed two days of non-stop cultural celebration and motoring madness.
Event: The Isle of Man TT – https://www.iomtt.com/
Date: 1 – 7 June
Location: Isle of Man
The fastest road race on earth gets underway on Saturday the 1st of June. All eyes will be on the brave drivers as they race their way through the formidable 37.73-mile course. 2019 will see the return of the 2018 record breakers, Dean Harrison and Peter Hickman. Can they go faster in 2019? With just two months to go until the event, we’re sure to find out soon.
As well as standard tickets, there are a number of package options available which include accommodation and ferry transfers to help you get the most out of the experience. Check out their website for further details.
Event: Goodwood Festival of Speed – https://www.goodwood.com/motorsport/festival-of-speed/
Date: 4 – 7 July
Location: Goodwood House, West Sussex
As one of the world’s biggest and most famous motoring events, no car enthusiasts’ year is complete without a trip to Goodwood. A unique weekend that brings together an impressive mix of cars and motorsport royalty, visitors can opt for a one-day pass or if you can’t drag yourself away, the four-day pass will ensure you don’t miss a thing.
There are some exciting changes at this year’s event such as the new Arena, a bigger, bolder and better Goodwood Action Sports zone and a new location for the Michelin Supercar Paddock to get up close and personal with the most exciting and inspiring road cars in the world.
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