Latest Show News

Covering all aspects of the classic bike industry, the Classic Motorbike Show brings you the latest show news – from the stunning bikes on display and the breathtaking show features, to the latest vehicles added to the auction line-up and the famous faces joining us over the weekend. We’ll also keep you updated on what our exhibitors, clubs and partners have planned across the weekend. 

 

2018 Show News

NEC Classic Expands to Create the World's Biggest Gathering of Classic Motoring Clubs
The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery, already the UK's biggest indoor classic vehicle exhibition, is now even bigger for 2018 with the Classic Motorbike Show alongside it. ...
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Call for entries - Pride of Ownership
Entries are now being accepted for motorbikes and scooters to take part in this year’s Pride of Ownership competition at the Classic Motorbike Show, held at Birmingham’s NEC from 9-11 November. ...
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Ace Cafe Celebrates Being 80 at the NEC Classic Motorbike Show
Ace Cafe London, is turning 80! Having originally opened in 1938, it's teamed up with the organisers of the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show & the Classic Motorbike Show, held at NEC Birming...
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Enthusiasts celebrate at Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show's 'Season Finale'
Show Director Lee Masters said: “Our thanks go to all of the classic motoring clubs who not only support the event but pull out all of the stops year after year to bring the most amazing vehicles to...
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2017 Show News

TV Presenter, David Harper supports the Mercedes-Benz Club at the Classic Motor Show
David is a well-known BBC TV presenter, specialising in antiques and classic cars.
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Remaining ten finalists of the Lancaster Insurance Pride of Ownership are announced
Held at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery, at Birmingham’s NEC from Friday 10 to Sunday 12 November, it will be up to the visitors to decide who will be crowned the winner o...
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Wheeler Dealers go head to head for #ClassicRumble charity auction
Wheeler Dealers’ fans will be delighted to see Mike Brewer and Ant Anstead go head to head in the final showdown of the Lancaster Insurance #ClassicRumble activity, launched at the Practical Classic...
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Salvage Hunters' Drew Pritchard leads a line-up of Quest stars on NEC Discovery Live Stage
One of the ‘not-to-be-missed’ features at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery, held at Birmingham’s NEC from 10 - 12 November, the Discovery Live Stage will be jam-packed ...
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Clubs bring rare 'show stoppers' to Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery
The joint Renault Alpine Club/Club Alpine Renault UK Ltd. stand will showcase the latest version of the Alpine A110, which marks the revival of the famous brand, alongside with its celebrated predeces...
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Sporting Bears celebrate 25th anniversary of Dream Rides at NEC Classic
A ‘Dream Ride’ is a ten-mile passenger ride in exchange for a donation to one of the many children’s charities that the motoring club supports all over the UK. 
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Iconic eighties Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500 is a potential record breaker at NEC Classic sale
Developed specifically to help Ford win the British and European Touring Car Championships, 500 road-going Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500s were built to qualify the model for motor racing. The 1988 exampl...
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Discovery's Wheeler Dealers exclusive UK Premiere at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery
The global classic car show will play the first episode of the 14th season for 200 guests in an after-hours screening at the NEC ‘season finale’. This will be the first-time audiences in the UK wi...
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New TVR Griffith to star on TVR Car Club Stand
The new car will be joined by two earlier Griffiths: an original 1960s model and a more recent example from the 1990s. This will mark only the second appearance of the new Griffith at a major UK event...
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First Ten Finalists in Lancaster Insurance Pride of Ownership Revealed
Held at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery, at Birmingham’s NEC from Friday 10th to Sunday 12th November, 20 finalists in total will be looking to win the hearts and votes of...
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'Family Ties' revealed as the 2017 Classic Motor Show theme
Acting Show Director Lee Masters explains: “The classic motoring community is one huge family but so is the motoring industry. Manufacturers create various models which are in families, with one mod...
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Stars and Stripes on parade for Classic American Car of the Year
Steve Sullivan's stunning 1955 Ford Thunderbird and Sven Larsen's rare 1950 Nash Ambassador will be amongst the seven finalists that will undergo scrutiny from the judging panel for Classic American C...
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Family Ties - Meguiar's, the Ultimate Family Business
Meguiar's was founded by Frank Meguiar Jr. in 1901, who started out with just one bottle of furniture polish made using an egg beater. After he passed away in 1950, his three sons, who were his busine...
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ENTRIES NOW OPEN FOR LANCASTER INSURANCE PRIDE OF OWNERSHIP AUTUMN FINAL
Entries are now being accepted for the Autumn Final of the Lancaster Insurance Pride of Ownership, held at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, at Birmingham’s NEC from Friday 10 to Sunday 1...
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PIONEERING PENSIONERS & ‘PUFF’ RECREATE ICONIC 1970 WORLD CUP RALLY RUN
One of the highlights of the 2016 Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show was the reunion of 'Puff The Magic Wagon', the first in her class of Austin Maxis, with her trailblazing female crew, which com...
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2017 Classic Motor Show dates confirmed
The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show 2017 dates confirmed
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2016 Show News