June, 2013

      In the six years in which the Cholmondeley Pageant of Power has been run, it has built up a strong reputation. People love the variety of things to ...

Cholmondeley Pageant of Power – June 2013

Events / Shows


                               In 2012, the best selling car ...

2012 Hyundai Sonata 2.4 GLS (USA)

Hyundai / Road Tests


    During most of 2012 and stretching into 2013, the weather has not been kind to Ace Cafe's usually popular monthly Italian night, and so attendance ...

Ace Cafe Italian Night – June 2013

Ace Cafe / Events / Shows


         Just over a year ago, I spent a couple of days behind the wheel of the Altima, Nissan's best selling car in America, and a ...

2013 Nissan Altima 2.5S (USA)

Nissan / Road Tests


Of all the themed events that take place at the Ace Cafe, the greatest variety of display vehicles is pretty well guaranteed to be on the second Tuesday of the ...

Ace Cafe Classics Night – June 2013

Ace Cafe / Events / Shows


You have to go all the way back to 1936 for the first time the 500 name was used. Half a million of the little 'Topolino' models were made before the ...

2013 Fiat 500L 1.3 Multijet (P)

Fiat / Road Tests


There are an awful lot of car enthusiasts out there, and with a vast array of cars also, it is no surprise that many people's interest tend  to focus in a ...

Ace Cafe Petrolhead Nirvana – June 2013

Ace Cafe / Events / Shows


   Having attended the Gloucestershire MotorShow on the Saturday, you may well wonder why I felt the need to go to another UK show just 48 hours later, namely ...

Canary Wharf Show – June 2013

Events / Shows


As is probably apparent from the number of events that I manage to squeeze into my busy schedule, a certain amount of diary planning well in advance is called ...

Gloucestershire Motor Show – June 2013

Events / Shows


In 1994, when Toyota presented the first RAV4, the automotive landscape looked ...

2011 Toyota RAV4 2.5 AWD (USA)

Road Tests / Toyota


                     La Vie en Bleu, a celebration of all things French, has been held at Prescott, the Gloucestershire home ...

La Vie en Bleu, Prescott Hill – June 2013

Events / Prescott / Races & Hill Climbs


In addition to the popular monthly themed evenings held at the legendary Ace Cafe, there is also a program of one-off events throughout the year. Some of these ...

Mercedes Evening at Ace Cafe – May 2013

Events / Shows


With the promise of great weather and a magical mystery tour that I was assured that I would enjoy, I was up at 6am and very excited as to what to expect.  ...

Enfield Pageant of Motoring 2013. Dan’s Report

Events / Shows