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1 November 2020

FAQs

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FAQs

Our FAQs should help with any questions you may have

If once you’ve taken a look at these and you still have questions, please contact us

What date is the 2020 Run?

The RM Sotheby’s London to Brighton Veteran Car Run is planned to take place on 1 November 2020. Traditionally the Run takes place on the first Sunday in November, with the first cars departing Hyde Park at sunrise (6:55am).

How to I enter the RM Sotheby's London to Brighton Veteran Car Run?    

Entries for the Run open at the end of March 2020 to enter please click here. If you you have entered the Run previously, you will be able to log into your account and submit your entry for this years Run. If you are new to the Run, you will need to create an account and provide details of the car you wish to enter. A member of the Veteran Car Run Team will then get in touch to provide you with instructions on the next steps of the entry process. 

Please note that before a vehicle is accepted on the the Run it must have a valid VCC dating certificate or passport. 

Where can I purchase the event programme?

The 2020 programme will be available to purchase from our online shop from the end of September. Participants receive one programme in their participant pack and, if required, can purchase more during the entry/registration process.

What year of manufacture does my veteran car have to be to enter the Run?

Every veteran car must be manufactured before 1905. To prove the date of manufacture each entry must be accompanied with a Veteran Car Club of Great Britain (VCC) Dating Certificate or Passport.

What is a VCC Dating Certificate or veteran car Passport?

Every vehicle that enters the Run must have a VCC Dating Certificate or Passport issued by the Veteran Car Club of Great Britain’s Dating Advisory Committee advising that the vehicle was manufactured prior to 1905.

If your vehicle does not have a Dating Certificate or Passport number, please contact the Veteran Car Club of Great Britain Dating Advisory Committee directly: Web: www.vccofgb.co.uk Tel: +44(0)1462 742 818 or email: hq@vccofgb.co.uk.

Please note that you can submit and pay for your entry without a Dating Certificate or Passport, but your vehicle will not be officially accepted into the Run until a copy of your valid dating certificate or passport is sent to the Veteran Car Run Team. Please refer to the Entry Regulations for further clarification about the entry criteria and the cancellation terms before proceeding with your entry. Should you have any queries, please contact the Veteran Car Run Team by telephone: +44 (0) 1483 524 433 or email: VCRadmin@goose.co.uk.

How do I apply for a VCC Dating Certificate or veteran car Passport?

Applications for a Dating Certificate or Passport must be made directly to the VCC via:

Website: www.vccofgb.co.uk

Telephone: +44 (0) 1462 742 818

Email: hq@vccofgb.co.uk

How do I enter my veteran car into the International Concours D'Elegance that takes place on Regent Street on Saturday 31 October 2020, the day before the Run?

You can apply to be part of the International Concours d’Elegance during the entry/registration process for the Run once this opens in 2020. We are limited to 100 cars on Regent Street, so based on the number of applications the Concours Committee will decide on which veteran cars will be displayed. You are only able to display your car on the Concours if you are a participant in the Run the following day.

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