New Years Day Car meet starting at 9.30 with free teas, coffees and biscuits being served in a heated barn used for wedding receptions. Start the year with a Car Show.
The venue: Sutton Hall, Shopland Road, Rochford, Essex, SS4 1LH
2014: Bloodhound SSC IMechE lecture
Wednesday, 23rd April 7PM. The IMechE Automobile Division (Essex Centre) would like to invite you to their next lecture on the Bloodhound SSC. Bloodhound SSC is a 130,000bhp, 6.5 tonne car with 47,000lbs of thrust which will reach 1000 mph/Mach 1.4 in 40 seconds - the rocket has a Cosworth F1 engine just to drive the fuel pump. Low speed runs (800 mph) are planned in South Africa in 2014 and this presentation will describe the latest design developments of this iconic British engineering project. Speaker: Ian Glover, Bloodhound SSC 1K Club President, Ford Motor Company, Dunton Technical Centre, Laindon (off A127), SS15 6EE (Signposted from main reception)
2014: The CCVC & CVCM Invite you to ‘Off to the Tower’ a classic car rally!
Sunday 27th April. Starting from Ye Olde Plough House, Bulphan (RM14 3SR). Refreshments will be available to buy before setting out on a 45-mile journey through the Essex countryside to a grand finish at Layer Marney Tower. Built in the reign of Henry VIII. Free access to the tower and grounds the climax will be a static display in the grounds where awards & raffle prizes will be distributed.
2014: ERIC at Brands Hatch for the Masters Historic Festival (+ FIA Historic F1)
Sunday 25 May 2014, The Masters Historic Festival returns to Brands Hatch for its traditional Bank Holiday weekend of classic racing action.
2014: ERIC (AMOC splinter cell) at Brands Hatch Aston Martin Celebration
Sunday 29 June 2014 Aston Martin's illustrious history books will continue to be added to this weekend with a plethora of contests organised to celebrate the evocative marque.
2014: Le Mans Classic Mid July
I have also booked 10 places for the Lemans Classic and 6 hotel rooms however 3 rooms have been taken so far. We have 2 twins and 1 double left overall cost will be £700 complete ish May be just under, This includes a blue car parking pass near Maison Blanche campsite. The Maison Blanche camping will be £400 complete ish.
Let me know if you may want to join the Eric's at Lemans
2014: Porsche Club BBQ at Rivenhall Oaks Golf Club, Forest Road, Witham, CM8 2PS,
8th July from 7.30 pm onwards. There is no charge for attendance and refreshments are expected to be in the £5 - £8 region for food, and reasonable prices for liquid refreshments. Last year about 280 cars attended and it would be good to make it 300 or so this year.
2014: Silverstone Classic
25/26/27 July, a fabulous 3 day weekend of ‘Flat Out Fun for all the Family’. The ‘World’s Biggest Classic Motor Racing Festival’, with around 1000 beautiful and exotic race cars competing in over 20 races, with around 9000 fabulous classic cars on the infield over the weekend, an ‘Access All Areas’
2014: The Great Eastern Rally
Description: Vintage and classic vehicle outdoor meeting. Date:- Sunday 27th July 2014. Starting time:- 10.00 am Finishing time:- 5.00 pm approx. Venue: Ingatestone Hall, Ingatestone, Essex, CM4 9NR, England. Parking:- Free parking for entrants, Autojumblers and visitors alike. Organiser:- Adrian Hanwell (telephone 01723 341498). This is an informal event. No pre-booking is necessary. Just turn up.
2014: Chantilly Concours d'Art
The 1st ever Chantilly Arts & Elegance at the famous Chateau in France. 3 cars attended
2014: Isle of Wight Car Show
13th & 14th September we travel down on the 12th. Big AL will be attending this year. If anyone wants to come along please let Big AL know ASAP.
See this link for more details http://www.visitisleofwight.co.uk/events/international-classic-car-show-p947201
2014: Goodwood Revival
The unique 2014 Goodwood Revival is set for the weekend of 12-14 September 2014. The sell-out Revival truly is a magical step back in time and ERIC will be there.