Donington Kit & Performance Show 2013
This event is organised by Perfomance Publishing Limited publisher of Complete Kit Car magazine. www.completekitcar.co.uk
Photo by: www.davidstallardphotography.com
Latest news for Donington 2013
This year's Donington National Kit And Performance Car Show is gathering pace fast! Keep coming back to this site for the latest information, or keep tabs on our regularly updated Facebook page.
Just confirmed is an exciting indoor display from RHOCAR (the Robin Hood Owners Club And Register) who will be undertaking an engine transplant on a member's car over the show weekend. The Robin Hood S7 will be driven in with its old 1.6-litre Pinto and hopefully will drive out at the end of the weekend with a 2-litre Pinto! Come over to the stand during the weekend to see how they are getting on. RHOCAR is now an all-car club, welcoming owners with all different types of kit car.
Manufacturers – Expect lots of brand new kit cars at Donington, including the DNA DN8, Healy, RPS and more. And if you are into either the Cobra or Lotus Seven replica scenes, expect a great showing of companies from both scenes. Donington is the place to make to your kit car choices.
Meet the UKG Stig and friends! – We're delighted to welcome The UKG Stig to Donington as well as some troublesome characters from evil Empire... get your picture taken with them if you dare!
Pitstop Challenge – Form a 2-person team and visitors can enter the Pitstop Challenge, where they’ll need to change two wheels on a car in double quick time. Fastest Time of the Day (FTD) will win a prize!
Half price entry to the Donington Grand Prix Collection – We've negotiated a special 50% discount on an adult ticket into the world famous Donington Grand Prix Collection, just a short walk from the exhibition hall.
Kit Car Special Display – This year's special display showcases cars from yesteryear that are some of the most capable and intriguing models from our kit car history! You’ll find the weird and wonderful here!
Kit Car Taxis – If you’ve never been for a ride in a kit car, here’s your chance. Manufacturers will be offering free rides around the Donington site to give newcomers a sense of the thrill these cars can offer.
Racing on the famous circuit – The Classic ports Car Club will be running races on the track all weekend, including the fantastic Magnificent 7s Series for Lotus Seven lookalikes. Viewing is free for show visitors.
Nurse Roberts and the Medicine Man booked for Saturday night – This great band will be joining us on Saturday evening for an acoustic session in the CKC marquee. Why not camp and make a weekend of it?
Precision Driving Display – Members of the BTRDA Autotest Championship will be demonstrating their extraordinary driving skill. You won’t have seen anything like it!
Westfield Slalom Display – Westfield Sports Car’s slalom display is another outside attraction that demonstrates the extraordinary ability of these cars… and here you can get yourself in the passenger seat for a ride like no other (a small charge applies).
Parts Zone – If you are an existing kit or classic car enthusiast, then the show’s dedicated and extensive Parts Zone will have everything you need to keep your car or project moving along.
And more... – The National Kit And Performance Car Show is a great day out, with loads to see and do.