London Classic Car Show 2017

London Classic Car Show 2017

Editor Andrew Pollock headed along to the 2017 London Classic Car Show this year, and brings us these photos from the event.

The 37th Erne Vintage Car Club Annual Rally

The 37th Erne Vintage Car Club Annual Rally

This year, on the occasion of the Erne Vintage Car Club’s 37th Annual Rally, I decided to spend the weekend with the club instead of leaving after the run on Saturday, and it was worth it. The event took place from the 19th to the 21st of August, and the Friday night saw a very big display of vehicles in Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh, with the … Read more…

Moynalty Steam Threshing 2016

Co. Meath’s Moynalty Steam Threshing Festival is one of the largest vintage events in the country at this stage, and the 2016 festival on the 14th of August was another fantastic day, as Paddy O’Rourke shows in his photos. Words & Photos by Paddy O’Rourke

2016 IVVCC International Gordon Bennett Rally

2016 IVVCC International Gordon Bennett Rally

One of Ireland’s premier motoring events, the 2016 IVVCC International Gordon Bennett Rally took place from the 10th to the 12th of June, and brought 165 pre-1931 cars to the event base at the Killashee House Hotel in Naas, Co. Kildare. Irish Vintage Scene’s Andrew Pollock was lucky enough to travel in two very fine vintage Vauxhalls on the day – the 1921 30/98E of … Read more…

This Month’s Newsletter Video Link

This Month’s Newsletter Video Link

Each month we like to bring the recipients of our online newsletter something of interest from the worldwide web, be it a video, photo or a blog. This month, we bring you an example of the mad-hattery that surrounds Dougal Cawley, Managing Director of UK-based vintage and classic tyre specialists Longstone Tyres. Well-known in vintage motorsport circles for his hairy 1929 GN/Ford special, affectionately known … Read more…

Norman Pratt Video 2016

Norman Pratt Video 2016

Organised by the Celtic Old Vehicle Owners Club each year in memory of one of their founder members, the 2016 Norman Pratt Run started off in Athboy in Co. Meath on the 1st of May, and Irish Vintage Scene Magazine were there to check out some of the cars taking part. Music: ͚Sunset Drive͛ by Husky Rescue  

Jumpstart 2016 (video)

Jumpstart 2016 (video)

Organised by the Limerick Classic Car Club, the 2016 Limerick Classic Car Show took place at Limerick Racecourse on the 29th of May, with prizes sponsored by Retro Classics Magazine. Music: ‘Nearer Than Heaven’ by Delays

Carlow VCMC Duckett’s Grove Show

Carlow VCMC Duckett’s Grove Show

The sun shone on May the 15th 2016 for the Carlow Vintage & Classic Motor Club’s annual event in Duckett’s Grove, and what a day it produced, with well over 300 classic and vintage vehicles on display. Ken Sweeney was there for Irish Vintage Scene.

RIAC Pioneer Run 2016

RIAC Pioneer Run 2016

Organised specifically for cars of a hundred years old or more, the Royal Irish Automobile Club’s Pioneer Run took place this year on the 28th of May, and Paddy O’Rourke was there for Irish Vintage Scene to bring us these images.

2016 Limerick Classic Car Show (Video)

2016 Limerick Classic Car Show (Video)

Organised by the Limerick Classic Car Club, the 2016 Limerick Classic Car Show took place at Limerick Racecourse on the 29th of May, with prizes sponsored by Retro Classics Magazine. Music: ‘Nearer Than Heaven’ by Delays

Kadettfest 2016

Kadettfest 2016

For information on Opel Vauxhall Club Ireland and their outings, log onto www.opelvauxhallclubireland.com or call 086 3256751. Photos by Patrick Mullan

COVOC Norman Pratt Run 2016

COVOC Norman Pratt Run 2016

The Celtic Old Vehicle Owners Club’s main event of the year, the Norman Pratt Memorial Run was held on the 1st of May last, based in Athboy, Co. Meath, and Andrew Pollock was there to join in the spectacle and fun of the day. Photos by Andrew Pollock    

Swords Classic Car Show, Sale & Autojumble

Swords Classic Car Show, Sale & Autojumble

The first of this year’s Classic Car Show, Sale & Autojumble events was held at the National Show Centre in Swords, Co. Dublin on the 10th of April, and Ian Shipley was there for Irish Vintage Scene to bring us these images. Photos by Ian Shipley

The 8th IEC Clare Run 19/3/2016.

The 8th IEC Clare Run 19/3/2016.

The Irish Escort Owners Club held their annual Clare Run on the 19th of March last, and Pat Mullan was there to capture these images for us. Words & Photos by Patrick Mullan

Ballinakill Vintage & Classic Owners Club Indoor Motorshow

Ballinakill Vintage & Classic Owners Club Indoor Motorshow

The well-known Ballinakill Vintage & Classic Owners Club Indoor Motorshow takes place indoors in the multi-storey car park of the Laois Shopping Centre in Portlaoise; the last event took place on the 25th of October, and Patrick Mullan was there for Irish Vintage Scene to photograph the event for us. Words & Photos by Patrick Mullan

Carlow Vintage & Classic Motor Club’s Annual Show

Carlow Vintage & Classic Motor Club’s Annual Show

The second of two static car shows organised by the Carlow Vintage & Classic Motor Club each year, this year’s took place on Sunday the 9th of August on the grounds of the former Whitelite Automation factory on O’Brien Road in Carlow. Bob Flavin was there for Irish Vintage Scene to bring us these images from the day. Photos by Bob Flavin

Junction One Ford Show

Junction One Ford Show

This year’s Junction One Ford Show took place on Sunday the 13th of September at the popular shopping outlet in Co. Antrim, and Pat Mullan was there to record the event for us. Photos by Patrick Mullan