We have again been extended an invitation to the Concours of Elegance to display our cars in the gardens of Hampton Court Palace on Saturday 1st September.
Cars will need to be parked in position by 9.30am and remain in place until 6.00pm and we will again parade in Chronological order into the Palace Grounds. There will be a small cost per car (£25 which covers the car and driver) any passengers/guests will be expected to purchase admission tickets at a discounted rate of £25 per adult.
The tickets cover full access to Hampton Court Palace and the State Apartments (including the audio tour!).
Printed Aston Martin branded mirror hangers and a Concours of Elegance window sticker which will be forwarded to members attending.
As soon as the booking system has been set up to allow us to reserve a place on line, I will publish it on this thread, along with the promotional code for discounts.
We will be limited to 60 cars in the display.
The Club Trophy – supported by the Royal Automobile Club
Once again, run in collaboration with the Royal Automobile Club, The Club Trophy will take place on Friday 31st August. Each entrant will be a ‘Concours’ winning car, which will best represent the Club and the Marque. If you would like to be considered for this, please email me at the address below.
Approximately 50 cars will take part in The Club Trophy including entrants from all the leading marques. Cars will be judged by a panel of experts Chaired by Peter Read, Head of Motoring at the Royal Automobile Club and including HRH Prince Michael of Kent.
Cars taking part in The Club Trophy will be displayed within the gardens of the Palace and again be expected to arrive before 9.30am and depart at 6.00pm.
Aston Martin Owners Club members will be offered a 20% discount on the price of the hospitality packages available at the Concours. The website also includes all the latest information on the event.
DB4 60th Anniversary Celebration Display
The celebrated car this year is the DB4 and we will be displaying a collection of the various models on the lawns of the Palace. The display will for all three days of the Concours and owners and guests have a complimentary entry for the entire event.
As soon as we have the link for members to book tickets, I will post it in this thread, which I estimate will be in the coming days.
Chief Judge Concours