Heveningham Hall Concours d’Elegance Confirms Heavyweight Line-Up

1988 Porsche 959
1988 Porsche 959

Heveningham Hall Concours d’Elegance today confirmed details of all entries to the forthcoming event on 0th June & 1st July at the 5,000 acre Georgian estate in the heart of Suffolk.

An impressive total of 54 cars will spread their gracious wings on the Kim Wilkie-designed grass terraces to the rear of the Grade I listed Palladian mansion.

The eldest confirmation to this prestige Concours d’Elegance is a beautiful 1886 Benz Patent Motorwagen and the youngest a stunning 2016 Aston Martin 6C Vulcan.

70th Anniversary Of Porsche

Marking the 70th anniversary of Porsche, organisers of the event have also decided to enlist the help of the German marque with a following list of heavyweights that include 1960 356B Super 90 GT, 1968 Porsche 910, 1969 Porsche 911 ST, 1974 Porsche 911 RS, 1987 Porsche 962, 1997 Porsche 911 GT1 Evolution and finally the very special 2010 Porsche 918 Spyder.

1951 Ferrari 212 Barchetta and 1985 Lancia Delta S4 Corse
1951 Ferrari 212 Barchetta and 1985 Lancia Delta S4 Corse on The Heveningham Tour (2017)

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There will also be a separate McLaren F1 Exhibition on the lawn in front of the concours’ entrants, which will see a total of seven McLaren F1 Grand Prix cars courtesy of the British Formula One Team and David Clark will be on display including historic cars driven by legends of the sport including Mika Hakkinen, David Coulthard, Jenson Button, Lewis Hamilton, and the late Ayrton Senna.

1972 Lamborghini Miura SV Jota
1972 Lamborghini Miura SV Jota

The details of the entrants in the aviation concours located at the airfield in the Capability Brown landscape have also been announced and they include a wonderful 1944 Spitfire Mk XI, a 1942 Texan AT6-D and a 1952 Morane-Saulnier 315 to name but a few.

Commenting on the entrants and this year’s concours, Max Hunt, chairman of judges, said:
“Our third concours has attracted entrants from far and wide, including the United States and the list of exhibitors is extremely varied. During this, the 70th anniversary year of Porsche we are also really pleased to have so many of Stuttgart’s finest on display – we can’t wait to see everyone at the event.”

MOTORSPORT CONCOURS: PRE-WAR, POST-WAR & SUPERCAR TROPHY ENTRANTS

  1. 1886 Benz Patent Motorwagon
  2. 1903 Clement 12/16HP
  3. 1923 Vauxhall 30-98 Velox
  4. 1924 Bentley 3 Litre
  5. 1927 Bugatti T37 Grand Prix
  6. 1929 Herbert Engineering 16/60 Short Chassis Sports Tourer
  7. 1930 Bentley Speed Six Works Team Car
  8. 1931 Invicta Low Chassis Speed Model
  9. 1931 Maserati Tipo 26S
  10. 1934 Alfa Romeo Tipo B Monoposto
  11. 1934 Bentley 3.5 Litre Vanden Plas
  12. 1937 Aston Martin 2 Litre Speed Model
  13. 1937 Bugatti Type 57S
  14. 1938 Riley Sprite
  15. 1939 BMW 327/80 Cabriolet
  16. 1939 Delage D8-120 Cabriolet
  17. 1949 Ferrari 166 Inter Superleggera
  18. 1951 Bentley R-Type Continental Sports Saloon
  19. 1951 Frazer Nash Le Mans Replica
  20. 1953 Jaguar C-Type
  21. 1953 Frazer Nash Targa Florio
  22. 1955 Pegaso Z102
  23. 1956 Aston Martin DB3S
  24. 1957 BMW 507
  25. 1959 Maserati T61 Birdcage
  26. 1960 Porsche 356B Super 90 GT
  27. 1960 Aston Martin DB4GT ‘Jet’ Coupe
  28. 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO
  29. 1963 Lister Costin Coupe
  30. 1964 AC Cobra
  31. 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB/6C
  32. 1964 Ferrari 500 Superfast
  33. 1965 Bizzarrini 5300 GT Corsa
  34. 1968 Morris Mini Cooper S
  35. 1968 Porsche 910
  36. 1969 Porsche 911 ST
  37. 1970 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona
  38. 1974 Lancia Stratos
  39. 1974 Porsche 911 RS
  40. 1977 McLaren M26
  41. 1985 MG Metro 6R4
  42. 1987 Porsche 962
  43. 1989 Jaguar XJR-10
  44. 1993 Ferrari F40 LM Michelotto
  45. 1996 McLaren F1 GTR
  46. 1997 Porsche 911 GT1 Evolution
  47. 2003 Pagani Zonda C12
  48. 2004 Maserati MC12 GT1
  49. 2010 Porsche 918 Spyder
  50. 2011 Eagle E-Type Speedster
  51. 2013 Pagani Huayra
  52. 2014 Koenigsegg One:1
  53. 2015 McLaren P1 XP1 LM
  54. 2016 Aston Martin 6C Vulcan

THE MCLAREN F1 EXHIBITION

  1. MP4-8 (1993)
  2. MP4-12 (1997)
  3. MP4-14 (1999)
  4. MP4-20 (2005)
  5. MP4-21 (2006)
  6. MP4-23 (2008)
  7. MP4-27 (2012)

AVIATION CONCOURS: HANNA AVIATION TROPHY ENTRANTS

  1. 1936 Miles M.3A Falcon Major
  2. 1936 Percival Mew Gull
  3. 1937 De Havilland 90 Dragonfly
  4. 1941 Dragon Rapide DH89A
  5. 1942 Texan AT6-D
  6. 1943 D84 Dragon Twin Engined Cabin Bi-plane
  7. 1944 Spitfire MK X1
  8. 1952 Morane-Saulnier 315
  9. 2014 Bleriot EXP 2E

For more information about the concours, visit: www.heveninghamconcours.com For further information about the country fair which takes place at the same time as the concours, including ticketing, visit: www.countryfair.co.uk

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