This past weekend was our annual car show for the British Car Club. The day began foggy and cool, and cars were arriving early. It was apparent that the cancellation of shows last spring and many over the summer have left our car loving public desperate for some four wheel fun.
By the time registration closed, we had over 200 cars! All makes of British cars, along with several categories of European cars were represented.
Our little modern MINI on the left led off the category of MINIs. Most were classics from decades past.
Exotic cars like these two Lotus models got a lot of attention.
The featured marque of the show was Jaguar. We had a great showing of guests who brought the full range of classic and modern cars to enjoy. The red 1967 Jaguar S-Type is flanked on both sides with XJS models.
Several of the iconic E-types were on display made from 1961 to 1975. Many owners chose to leave the bonnets open to show off the engines.
All different colors look fabulous on the long nose shape of the E-type.
This is the first one I’ve seen in this powder blue, so striking!
I think the second largest group was German cars represented by almost two dozen Porsche models.
Modern and classic models were shown side by side.
So many of them, I had to take several photos to get them all. Several are owned by friends of ours so I had to get good shots of those.
My Sweet Babboo was impressed with a supremely expensive Dino (Ferrari) entered into the Italian cars category.
We had two Deloreans too, made famous in the Back to the Future movies. The one in the middle is a Morgan. These were in the Other British category, as there had to be three of one marque to make a separate class for judging.
The shape and design of the classic yellow Morgan on the right contrasts with the modern Astin Martin on the left.
The grey McLaren below has Butterfly doors that open vertically. Gorgeous car.
It was a beautiful day for a show. Early fog burned off around 10 am, and a sunny day in the low 70s was perfect to walk around and enjoy the many cars on display. Did you have some fun over the weekend? Are you going to outdoor activities?
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