Limerick Classic Car Show 2018

Limerick Classic Car Show 2018

The Limerick Classic Car Club’s annual show at Limerick Racecourse has grown into one of the major classic car events in the south of the country. Andrew Pollock was there on the 27th of May this year for the 2018 edition.  

Historic Motorsport International 2018

Historic Motorsport International 2018

Held at the ExCeL centre in London from the 15th to 18th of February 2018 alongside the London Classic Car Show, Historic Motorsport International pulled out all the stops for its second appearance, as these photos from Con Brady demonstrate.  

Retro Stock Video

Retro Stock Video

With the two dates now released for Retro Stock 2018, we take a look back at some of the action from one of the recent Retro Stock track days. For more information, see www.retrostock.ie.   

9th Carnew Model Exhibition video

9th Carnew Model Exhibition video

Held on Sunday 4th February the 9th Carnew Model Exhibition in Colaiste Bhride, Carnew Co. Wicklow. It’s one of the best model shows in Ireland. Incorporating the 1st All Ireland Miniature Steam Engine Rally, Model Steam, Farm Diorama’s, Cars, Trains, Boats, Planes, Circus, Trucks, Tractors, Lego, Remote Control, etc. Read the full report in Irish Vintage Scene issue 143 (April 2018)

Eyrecourt Vintage Show 2017

Eyrecourt Vintage Show 2017

Norbert Sheerin went along to the biannual Eyrecourt Vintage Show in Co. Galway in June this year, and brings us these photos from the day.

Mountbellew Vintage Show 2017

Mountbellew Vintage Show 2017

Although once again less than fortunate with the weather, the Mountbellew Vintage Club’s annual rally in July stuck in there and produced another memorable event, as these photos from Austin Lambe and Norbert Sheerin attest.

Ballymena Carfest & Truck Show

Ballymena Carfest & Truck Show

After a short absence from the scene, the Ballymena Carfest & Truck Show was held this year on Saturday the 3rd of June, and Pat Mullan was there to bring us these images. Photos by Pat Mullan

The 2nd Annual Kiltulla & District Vintage Show

The 2nd Annual Kiltulla & District Vintage Show

The 2nd Annual Kiltulla & District Vintage Show took place in east Galway on the weekend of the 6th and 7th of May last in glorious sunshine, and Norbert Sheerin was there for Irish Vintage Scene to bring us these images. Photos by Norbert Sheerin  

Shamrock Car & Machinery Club Vintage Festival

Shamrock Car & Machinery Club Vintage Festival

The Shamrock Car & Machinery Club held their annual show on the May Bank Holiday Monday at the Hamlet Court Hotel in Johnstown Bridge in Co. Kildare, and Irish Vintage Scene’s Andrew Pollock was there to bring you these photos from the day.

Neal Egan Club Cars & Coffee Meet

Neal Egan Club Cars & Coffee Meet

The well-known Neal Egan Memorial Club hold regular cars & coffee meets in Sligo, and at the one on the 26th of March 2017 Pat Mullan was there to bring us these photos. Full report in issue 26 of Retro Classics.

IEC/OVCI Blacksod Run & Kadettfest Meet

IEC/OVCI Blacksod Run & Kadettfest Meet

This year the Irish Escort Owners Club and Opel Vauxhall Club Ireland decided to merge their early-year Sligo-based events into one, to raise funds for the Irish Coastguard in light of the Blacksod helicopter disaster. Pat Mullan was there to document the day for us. Full report in issue 26 of Retro Classics.

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…