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This Year’s London Motor Show
This year’s London Motor Show will be a hive of activity, with plenty to do and see for car enthusiasts of all ages. Held between the 5th-8th May at the Battersea Park Evolution Centre, visitors will be given the opportunity to see some of the world’s most iconic cars, including The Bluebird, along with latest awesome car designs and automotive technologies.
Those who attend can also get up close and personal with celebrities such as the legendary Sir Stirling Moss OBE, former F1 driver Nigel Mansell CBE and the STIG, Ben Collins. Having an adrenaline rush in the Top Gear simulator is just one of the hands-on experiences on offer this year.
The infographic gives a flavour of what you can expect to see and do at The London Motor Show, highlighting some eye-catching cars visitors won’t want to miss. It also includes suggestions for places to stay, along with useful transport links.
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The London Motor Show
Everything you need to know
After 8 long years, the London Motor Show is BACK! Here’s a quick guide on what you can expect to see.
CARS There will be over 100 brand new vehicles at the London Motor Show including:
FERRARI 488 SPIDER
LAMBORGHINI HURACAN SPYDER
Auto Express *****
“Knee-Trembling Good Looks”
“Sounds Out Of This World”
ROLLS ROYCE DAWN
BENTLEY BENTAYGA SUV
“The fastest SUV in the world”
TOP GEAR SIMULATOR
Experience some of the world’s fastest supercars in the Top Gear Simulator.
Check out the full size model of the BLOODHOUND Project and meet the team behind the 1000mph world land speed record attempt.
See the most iconic cars of all time, the Bluebird.
MEET AND GREET
Meet some motoring royalty including:
SIR STIRLING MOSS OBE
Known as “Mr Motor Racing”
One of the greatest race car drivers of all time.
Former Top Gear & Fifth Gear presenter.
NIGEL MANSELL CBE
Winner Of The Formula One World Championship in 1992 and the CART Indy Car World Series in 1993.
Former “stig” on the world famous “Top Gear” TV show.
HOW TO GET THERE
Battersea Park, London SW11 4NJ
Battersea Park between Victoria and Clapham Junction.
PESTANA CHELSEA BRIDGE
HOTEL & SPA
10 Minute walk from teh show
Price range: Pricey but Hi-Tec
From 1,940 reviews on TripAdvisor
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS LONDON VAUXHALL NINE ELMS
12 Minute Drive
Price range: Cheap and cheerful
From 198 reviews on TripAdvisor
THE WINDERMERE HOTEL
6 Minute Drive
Price range: Middle of the road
From 531 reviews on TripAdvisor
TICKETS £15 Per Adult Per Day Kids under 11 Go Free
The London Motor Show will be held at the Battersea Park Evolution Centre between the 5th – 8th of May 2016.
DON’T MISS OUT!