On Saturday, 4th November, the ‘Regent Street Motor Show’ will take over one of London’s most popular shopping locations.
The central London traffic that would normally occupy the iconic street will be replaced by classic cars, futuristic hybrids, and electric vehicles.
The free-to-view show will be presented by ‘Enjoy Illinois Route 66’ who will be “promoting holidays to the State and raising the profile of Route 66 by showcasing iconic elements of the Route and giving away maps and destination guides to Show visitors.”
They will also be giving one lucky attendee the opportunity to win a four-night stay in the state of Illinois by entering their on-stand competition.
Goose Live Events, who organise the ‘Regent Street Motor Show’, hope to build on the success of last years spectacle which saw over 400,000 people attend. They promise to deliver “a feast of high octane excitement” for anyone visiting.
The show will feature over a hundred of the 20th-century veteran cars that will be participating in the ‘Veteran Car Concours’ a day before they set off on their annual trip from London to Brighton.
Many of the country’s leading classic car clubs will have displays at the show including a 60th-anniversary tribute to the Fiat 500. Also, there will be a display that previews the 2018 ‘Silverstone Classic’ motoring event and a chance to see UK motorcycle manufacturer Triumph’s latest bikes.
For attendees who enjoy a hands-on experience, Go Ultra Low, a government-backed initiative promoting low and zero emission travel will be offering test drives in the latest hybrid and battery-powered cars.
In summary, there will be lots to see and plenty to do so if you like cars, your calendar is empty on 4th November, and you’re near the capital then you should get yourself down to Regent Street. After all, what have you got to lose? It’s a free-to-view show!