Be on TV – Can You Build a Vehicle and Escape?

Maverick TV are currently casting for a brand new engineering television show for Channel 4. They are looking for adventurous and charismatic mechanics and engineers who are associated with the most respected and credible brands in technology and the motor industry. The show will be hosted by Ant Middleton (SAS Who Dares Wins!) and they

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Posted in February 2017

You never know what you might find in the woods!

An Aston Martin DB4 that languished in woodland for almost half a century has been exhumed and is expected to sell for between £300,000 and £385,000 in January. Built in Britain and shipped to the USA over fifty years ago, this DB4 was one of the most powerful and desirable vehicles of its time. It’s

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Posted in December 2016

Aston Martin AM-RB 001 Hypercars

Even if you have two million pounds spare you can’t buy one because all 150 Aston Martin AM-RB 001 hypercars are sold! Supercar maker Aston Martin has revealed the limited production run of all 150 AM-RB 001 hypercars have been sold – even though they will not be ready for delivery until early 2019. The

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Posted in December 2016

Jupiter Returns – A Ted Simon Talk

Saturday 3 December, 2.00pm Old Grammar School at Coventry Transport Museum Tickets £5 pay on the door Ted Simon (b.1931), the intrepid global motorcycle traveller who has twice ridden the world on his bikes. His first circumnavigation in 1973 was on his iconic Triumph Tiger, which is on display in the Champions Gallery at Coventry

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Posted in November 2016

New Website Launched

The all new NAMCBC website was launch at the NEC by The chairman, Steve Saunders (centre), vice chairman Steve Allen (left) and the man who designed and built it from Wire Wheels Webbers, Brian Humphreys (right). The excellent national classic motor show was the chosen exhibition for the launch, and the Rover P6 Club stand

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Posted in November 2016

Cars and Bikes get Everywhere!

If you fancy seeing how the Harry Potter films were made from start to finish then NAMCBC can recommend a visit to the Warner Brothers studios near Watford. It has gained from the American theme park connection and it’s a great day out for old and young and all those in-between. Interestingly amongst the genuine

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Posted in November 2016

Le Mans Classic 2016 Road Trip

7 – 11 July 2016 Tuesday 5th July Vinyl promoting the new National Association for Motor Car and Bike Club and WoW Shine product is applied to my 1982 Lancia Montecarlo Spyder. John, my good friend, co-pilot and companion for the trip pulls out after sustaining an injury when falling from a substantial height. So

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Posted in November 2016

Classic Cars on the Prom

18th September 11am- 5pm at Christchurch Quay Background From April to September each year you will find a gathering of cars every Sunday between 4 – 6.30pm at Bournemouth International Centre (BIC) on West Overcliff Promenade. Please go to their website for full details, but in essence the weekly event is for all classic cars

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Posted in November 2016

Mark Webber Drives the Le Mans Winning Porsche 919 Hybrid accross London

Some early risers in London’s were given a taste of France and the 24 Hours of Le Mans race on Tuesday 27th September as FIA World Endurance Champion, Mark Webber drove the Porsche 919 Hybrid around Britain’s most iconic landmarks. The route was from Park Lane to the South Bank of the Thames, through Hyde

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Posted in November 2016

A Fifth of Drivers Don’t Believe there are Motorway Speed Cameras

New research into motoring misconceptions in the UK has uncovered startling gaps in knowledge when it comes to the rules of the road. The survey for money saving website www.VoucherCodesPro.co.uk revealed that a one in five drivers (22%) do not believe there are speed cameras on the motorway, while nearly two thirds (64%) think that

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Posted in November 2016