Pre-1905 veteran cars

Firmly established as the largest free motor show in the UK, the Regent Street Motor Show showcases 125 years of motoring history. On show will be the pioneering automobiles from the Victorian age right up to the very latest supercars.

The traffic-free day on Regent Street will take place from 10.30am to 4pm on Saturday 2nd November. It will celebrate 50 years of the Porsche 911, as well as luxury British sport car maker Aston Martin’s centenary, represented here by the Aston Martin Vanquish described, as the ultimate GT.  The 911 has always been a favourite on the capital’s streets while Aston Martin was founded locally, in Henniker Mews, Chelsea, by Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford way back in 1913. Other motor manufacturers including BMW and Renault, who will be showcasing their latest models.

Adding to the sense of history, more than 100 extraordinary pre-1905 veteran cars, which will be entering the annual London to Brighton Veteran Car Run on the following morning, will be participating in a special EFG International Concours d'Elegance staged at the north end of Regent Street.