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Sunday 6 November


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  • The Veteran Car Club of Queensland and the Bundaberg Club did their own 'London to Brighton' run in Bundaberg, Australia in tribute to ours and created this fabulous video. We love it!
  • Pioneering vehicles recreate motoring history on the milestone 125th anniversary pilgrimage from capital to coast.

  • Regent Street Motor Show returns in style with impressive turn-out in the capital’s West End in a perfect curtain-raiser to the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run.
  • Rags-to-riches stories are not unknown in the history of the cinema. But not many movie stars go from junk pile to the silver screen, and do it at the age of 49! This Friday's Famous Face is a Famous Fascia....
  • This year’s RM Sotheby’s London to Brighton Veteran Car Run (Sunday 7 November) marks a very special milestone in motoring and lifestyle history: the 125th anniversary of the historic Emancipation Run.
  • Born in the USA

    25 Oct 2021

    American automotive legend makes it London to Brighton debut on next month’s 125th anniversary Veteran Car Run.

  • Specialist carriage company reappointed as ‘Official Transportation Supplier’ to the world’s longest running motoring event.

  • The 1974 Run had a stellar entry in F1 World Championship terms - and ITV's Shaw Taylor went along for the ride.
  • New look London sale featuring 80 years of motoring icons in historic Waterloo Place off Pall Mall.  
  • Royal Automobile Club commissions striking painting to honour 125th anniversary London to Brighton Run: signed limited-edition posters now available.
  • • The UK’s biggest free-to-view automotive celebration makes welcome return 
    • Traditional date restored on eve of RM Sotheby’s London to Brighton Veteran Car Run
    • Full spectrum of motoring past, present and future showcased  
  • Legendary racing driver Sir Stirling Moss took part in the Run on several occasions.
  • Celebrating the 125th anniversary of the first London to Brighton with special support for the automobile industry’s dedicated charity, Ben.
  • On 16 November 1928, The Autocar published a comprehensive preview of the Annual Commemoration and International Demonstration Run of Veteran Vehicles from London to Brighton - which the magazine was organising to mark the 32nd anniversary of the Emancipation Run. It makes a fascinating read...
  • It's ‘full steam ahead’ as Wing Commander Andy Green OBE enters the 2021 RM Sotheby’s London to Brighton Veteran Car Run.
  • In 1982 Terry Wogan took part in the Run, driving the British Motor Museum’s 1904 Thornycroft,  accompanied by his wife Helen and their three children.
  • The world’s oldest car magazine celebrates major motoring milestone of 1896 with the world’s longest running motoring event.
  • In 2014, Ross Brawn made his debut on the Run on board the only known surviving British-built Wilson Pilcher - and it was the start of a beautiful friendship between the renowned Formula 1 figure and the Veteran Car Run.
  • A glittering showcase of pioneering pre-1905 veteran cars starred at last weekend’s Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court Palace and was the perfect royal curtain-raiser to this year’s very special RM Sotheby’s London to Brighton Veteran Car Run.
  • Not surprisingly, the Emancipation Run caused a tremendous stir on that day in November 1896, not least in Reigate, where the participants were due to stop for lunch.


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