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Jaguar Project 8 at Shelsley Walsh

Today Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) has revealed the most powerful, agile and extreme performance Jaguar road car ever – the 200mph, 600PS XE SV Project 8. Project 8 is a hand-built four-door sedan with supercar performance – designed to thrill driving enthusiasts, with an extraordinary combination of explosive power, dynamic agility and […]

World’s Oldest Motorsport Venue to host the Vintage Sports-Car Club this weekend

The Vintage Sports-Car Club begins the second half of another extensive annual calendar of events at the historic Shelsley Walsh, with this year’s ever-popular Vintage and Post-Vintage Thoroughbred Hill Climb becoming a two-day spectacular this upcoming first weekend in July, hosted once more by our friends at the resident Midland Automobile Club (MAC). The yearly […]

EVENT REPORT: June Black Plate Wednesday

Black Plate Wednesday  June 21st 2017 Having had to postpone the planned May BPW due to bad weather, our June event could not have been better with summer sunshine and temperatures to match. It set the perfect scene for our afternoon of tea in the glorious Worcestershire countryside. Guests arrived in a range of ‘black plate’ […]

EVENT REPORT: June Driving School

Scorching School As if the weather for the Reg Philips meeting wasn’t hot enough, the sun continued to beat down on the Teme Valley and sap every ounce of energy from all of the hardy volunteers and participants of the June driving school. Fortunately we did manage to get the most energetic and important part […]

EVENT REPORT: Test Day & Reg Philips Trophy Meeting

Scorching success at Shelsley Walsh A brand new format for the weekend at Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb has been declared a huge success by competitors and organisers alike. For the first time ever, hosts Midland Automobile Club held a timed but non-competitive practice day for club members on Saturday, with free admission to the public […]

Roundabout Run Report

The morning dawned bright with a good forecast for the day. A full entry of 50 cars had been accepted for this run although many potential entries had to be turned away for logistical reasons! This event broke new ground for us in that it used the same venue for both the start and finish […]

Event Preview: Test Day and Reg Philips Trophy Meeting

Free Entry To Shelsley Walsh Event On Saturday A mixed two days of motor sport are being staged this weekend at Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb, with free admission for all spectators on Saturday. For the first time ever, hosts Midland Automobile Club are giving members who hold an MSA licence the opportunity to drive the […]

New Forest Foray Report

Monday 22nd May was the day when 31 “Classics” descended on Moorhill House Hotel. They arrived in a variety of cars from an AC through a BMW MGBs,MGFs, Mazdas, a Morgan, Morris, Moto Guzzi, Porsche, Saab, two Jaguars and a TVR. Although just a short distance from the village of Burley the hotel was not […]

EVENT REPORT: June Breakfast Club

Yet again a huge selection of sports, classic and specialist vehicles made their way down the sunny lanes to Shelsley Walsh in search of a hearty meal at the June breakfast club. Porsche, Audi, MG and Morgan were all well represented along with rarer models such Lotus, TVR and Pembleton all taking their place on […]

British Hotchkiss Society Visit

On Friday 9th June, Shelsley Walsh played host the British Hotchkiss society with cars dating back to the Edwardian period. From 10.30am the Hotchkiss cars began to appear in the paddock. The society had travelled from all over the country. One Hotchkiss car had travelled all the way from France for this event. There were […]