Our new car halls focus on showcasing the latest cars. With manufacturers and suppliers on hand to answer all the questions you might have about your next purchase or the newest cars on sale. Featuring the latest cars on display for you to get up close and personal.
Want to hang out with some of the most famous faces in motoring, take part in a quiz or have a bit of fun? The Live Stage is where you will find it, hosted by Mr Wheeler Dealer himself Mike Brewer. The stage will host celebrity interviews, quizzes, prize giveaways, panel sessions, new product launches and more, sure to be packed throughout the weekend
One of the main attractions is surely going to be the Imperial Cars Live Arena. Paul Swift will be putting on no less than 3 different stunt shows each day, with a variety of classic and new cars. When Paul isn’t in the arena, we will have a variety of classic car and supercar parades, record breakers, solar cars, live group tests, mountain bike displays and more…
Our Marketplace will feature a variety of retailers offering you automotive-related products and gifts. From cleaning equipment, to driving holidays, toy cars to real ones, there will be something for everyone and every budget
The Piazza is where you will find our group of amazing automotive artists. They won’t just be selling their artwork though. You will be able to watch this amazing artists creating live, right in front of your very eyes, or maybe take part.
One of the most amazing experiences you will ever have is joining a qualified Caterham driving instructor whilst they whirl you round and around their arena, drifting between cones and around each other. The Caterham Drift Taxi is one experience you will never forget. Only at The British Motor Show!
The Sporting Bears will be at the show with their amazing collection of vehicles on hand, offering passenger rides in supercars, classic cars and modified cars. Always fancied a ride in a McLaren? then this will be your chance to get a ride in a car of your choice on the country roads around Farnborough
The Supercar paddock is where you will find a collection of super-rare and super-expensive supercars. We will be offering visitors the chance to get up close to cars that they may well never have seen in the flesh, with an additional group of cars making a lot of noise in our Live Arena. For a true car lover this is a parade that will never be forgotten.
Mike Brewer will be joined by a host of celebrities from the motoring world including Tim Shaw & Fuzz Townshend from CAR SOS, Mike Brewer, Vicki Butler-Henderson, Zef Eisenberg, Mike Rutherford and stars from the world of motorsport and TV
Our competition to find Britain’s biggest car brain is well underway. We're whittling down thousands of participants to 15 finalists who will join us at the show for our live finals, eventually awarding one person the accolade of Britain’s Biggest Car Brain !
The Technology will showcase the latest tech & answer all your questions, featuring the latest Electric Vehicles, The Technology theatre, Automotive infrastructure and tech suppliers and the AFC Energy Alternative Drive expErience.
Our Crayzee car corner is where you will find the weird and the wonderful, from monster trucks to modified cars. The Crayzee car area will bring you a huge display of wild and wacky cars, mental motorbikes, oddball caravans, upcycled automotive art and extreme machines If you like the unusual, you’ll love our Crayzee area
Paul won’t just be putting on an amazing show in the arena, he will also be bringing his Drift Experience to the event, where visitors will be able to book and receive a one-on-one drift lesson from Paul and his team. Places will be limited and will be going on sale soon
The team behind the Crayzee car area will be challenging car clubs, companies and members of the public to make a static robot out of car parts to display on our Robot Red Carpet. Contact the team at www.indigogo.co.uk for more info
In partnership with Snap-On Tools we will be displaying a selection of the best cars from the last 100 years of motor shows. From Model T Fords through to the latest electric cars, we will be picking our favourites to put on show
The show isn’t just for adults of course, and our Kidz Zone will ensure we have something to keep the younger car fans busy. With model building, painting, Go karting experiences and stage sessions just for the younger fans, this will be a day for the whole family!
The Owners enclosure will feature an amazing collection of classic and rare cars on show together. Only the best cars will be chosen for the owners enclosure, designed to reflect a great variety of automotive classics from the 1950’sd through to the modern day
As well as presenting Speed Freaks on ITV, Zef holds various land speed records for motorcycle racing. Zef’s collection of record-breaking machines will be joined on display by a variety of British automotive record breakers. Zef will also host a session on the live stage and we hope to have a very special record breaker live in the arena too…
We want to re-engage the younger generation with the car again and what better way than offering under 17’s the opportunity to get behind the wheel. In partnership with The Big learner Relay we will be offering under 17’s driving lessons at the show, with all proceeds raised going to charity
A motor show wouldn't be complete without motorsport. Our motorsport area will be showing off the different varieties of motorsport available in the UK, from karting to under-17 series and BTCC or Porsche Carrera racing, we’ll have famous cars and drivers all weekend
On Thursday August 19, our Automotive Careers Expo will be showcasing all the opportunities the UK automotive industry has to offer. From apprenticeships in design, to motorsport, marketing, technology and more. A dedicated area of the show will showcase all the opportunities in the industry.
The IMI Technology Theatre, supported by the Institute for the Motor Industry, will be running throughout the show, delivering a variety of expert advice and helping visitors understand the latest automotive technology in easily digestible sessions. Our experts will be on hand to help educate and inform,. Whether you are looking for your next car, or just interested in the latest tech, this is the part of the show for you.
The Select Car Leasing Electric Vehicle Zone will feature a collection of all the latest Electric cars in one place, helping you explore the vehicles and talk to our independent experts about the latest EV technology. Looking to buy electric? This will help you understand what car is right for you and ask all those questions you have never asked before!
The Tech Hall will not only be playing host to The IMI technology Theatre and The Select Car Leasing EV zone, but will also feature suppliers displaying the latest in automotive technology. The UK is a world leader in technology and the Tech Hall will be showing exactly why!
It’s not just about looking at the latest cars, once you've heard about the technology and seen the cars in the halls, the Alternative drivE experience will you the chance to test electric cars around the 2km of test drive routes within the grounds of the venue!
If an electric vehicle isn’t right for you just yet then our Test Drive Live experience might just be. We will be offering some of the latest petrol, diesel and hybrid cars on sales today for you to test drive at the show on the same 2km circuit, with the opportunity for extended test drives on the public roads around the venue.
Our classic car hall will be filled with an amazing array of classic cars on display. Over 30 owners’ clubs from around the country will be displaying their best cars both in the classic halls and outside the main halls. From muscular Mustangs, to fantastic Fords, awesome Alfa’s and slinky Citroens, there will be something for everyone.
An entire dedicated show hosted within The British Motor Show dedicated to classic and older cars that have been converted to electric. This is a rapidly growing industry and the UK are leading the world. We’ll have owners’ cars, converters and suppliers on hand such as Electrogenic and eDub Services to show off these amazing conversions and answer your questions. We’ll also have an Electrogenic special Type 2 VW in the arena, where Paul Swift will show you that Electric cars are anything but dull…