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Events 2014/2015

Prescott American Autumn Classic

All-American Stars and Stripes weekend

Saturday and Sunday 4 and 5 October 2014

Click here for 2013 Saturday event results
Click here for 2013 Sunday event results

The ever-popular Autumn Classic event at the famous Prescott Speed Hill Climb will once again be all-American Stars and Stripes weekend celebrating the biggest, brightest, and brashest cars this side of the pond. Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th October 2014 will see special displays by American car clubs alongside USA-themed entertainment while competitors in a range of national championships tackle the 1127-yard course set deep in the glorious Gloucestershire countryside.

Special displays will include American car clubs and motorcycles from Pontiacs, Mustangs, Cadillac’s, and Chevys to Flatheads, Hotrods, Indians and there will be the welcome return of the Vintage Hot Rod Association. Many more fascinating American vehicles are confirmed, including a 1934 Ford Hot Rod, a 1934 Transam, a 1968 Transam, a 1934 Model 40 Phaeton UXB 402, Donald Trump's original stretch Cadillac, a 1969 Cadillac, a 1968 Mustang, a '57 Chevy, a 1939 Hudson, a 1939 Plymouth, a 1923 Ford T Bucket and a 1964 GMC. Both the Orchard and Paddock will feature dedicated areas for American cars.  

We want to encourage as many Amazing American Automobiles as possible to enter our "Show & Shine" section, with a magnum for "Best in show" each day - entry form :/uploads/Show & Shine entry form.pdf

Meanwhile the paddock will be rocking with the popular rockabilly band “The Bravo Boys” plus vocalist Michael Ian Brown performing  a selection of American 1950’s jukebox classics like Elvis, Ritchie Valens, Bill Haley & His Comets, Jerry Lee Lewis, Buddy Holly, the Beach Boys, Johnny Cash and more. On Saturday we welcome the UK's original Black Elvis - "not a gimmick but a stunning evocation of Elvis's roots & Sunday sees the return of "The Lady & The Sax an award-winning high energy duo.

Back by popular demand, we have the oldest surviving Wall of Death “The Demon Drome” the original 1920's motordrome where daredevil riders defy gravity and perform the craziest of feats, using their 1920s Indian motorcycles just inches from your eyes.

Other attractions: Saturday: Bugatti Owners Club, Austin Healey Sport Speed Championship, Midland Automobile Club, Porsche Club GB, Scimitar and Sabre Speed Championship

Sunday: Bugatti Owners', Vintage Sports Car Club, 500 Owners Association, Austin Healey Club, Aston Martins Owners Club, HSCC, Historic BMW, Historic AM, MGCC, TVR Club, Morgan Sports Cars ‘Techniques’ Speed Championship. The Revington TR Register Speed and Paul Matty Sportscars Classic Championships.

This event also celebrates Prescott's end of season party, with live music and American finger lickin food in the Clubhouse.

Entertainers Stage Schedule:

Demon Drome Wall of Death: 10.30am, 12.00noon, 1.50pm, 3.00pm, 4.30pm
 
Bravo Boys Band : 10.50am, 12.20pm, 2.00pm, 2.00pm (4.10pm Sun)      

Michael Ian Brown – 1950’s American Jukebox Classics performances: 10.00am, 11.20am, 1.30pm, 2.40pm

American Car Clubs and owners welcome, please contact mags@bugatti.co.uk

Camping is available (Friday & Saturday night) in the Orchard at just £5 per person per night.

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