August, 2012

There are so many events that take place around the UK that despite my diligent researches, there are still new meetings that I discover which have in fact ...

Coventry Festival of Motoring – August 2012

Events / Shows


This was my third visit to the idyllic Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb meet within the space of a few weeks. It is a venue that I enjoy very much on a par with ...

Shelsley Walsh – August 2012

Events / Races & Hill Climbs


                                                              Ever since the launch of the first Jaguar XJ6 in 1968, the ...

2012 Jaguar XJ 3.0D Luxury (D)

Jaguar / Road Tests


Rally Day at Castle Combe has been running for 12 years now, and I've attended the last couple of those, both of which I enjoyed. For 2012, although the date ...

RallyDay at Castle Combe – August 2012

Events / Shows


One of the events which Diary Congestion has meant that I've missed twice running is the Wilton House Supercar Gathering, and having seen ...

Wilton House Supercar Event – August 2012

Events / Shows


AUGUST 2012Reflecting the weather that we have all experienced during 2012, the regular monthly Italian Night at Ace Cafe in 2012 had to date been something of a ...

Ace Cafe Italian Night – July and August 2012

Ace Cafe / Events / Shows


The VSCC plays an important part in the heritage motoring scene in the UK and has done for very many years, with, among other things, a full and varied program ...

VSCC at Prescott – August 2012

Events / Prescott / Races & Hill Climbs


                              There have been many assessments of the ever burgeoning range of MINI products presented on this site, most of them ...

2012 MINI One 75CV (E)

MINI / Road Tests


I have never been to this event before which is a crime seeing as Croft Circuit is less than 10 minutes drive from me. The weekend is a celebration of historic ...

Croft Historic Festival – August 2012

Events / Races & Hill Climbs


You don't have to spend many minutes in Monaco before you starting running out of fingers on which to count the number of exotic and expensive cars that you ...

Collection de SAS le Prince de Monaco – Monaco (MC)



  In planning my timetable of events for July, my attention was caught by the late July "classic" meeting at Shelsley Walsh for three ...

Shelsley Walsh – Classic Weekend – July 2012

Events / Races & Hill Climbs