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It’s All Change At The Heritage Motor Centre!

It’s All Change At The Heritage Motor Centre!

The change of name to the British Motor Museum will more accurately reflect this Accredited Museum’s recently achieved Arts Council England ‘Designated’ status which confirms the national and international significance of its collections.

Famous MacLaren Supercar On Display At The Heritage Motor Centre

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Famous MacLaren Supercar On Display At The Heritage Motor Centre

Finished in signature McLaren Orange, PP7 was the first MP4-12C to be tested by the world’s press. It also found fame by completing a lap of Top Gear’s test track in the hands of The Stig in 1 minute 16.2 seconds, making it the fifth-fastest car of all time around the Dunsfold track

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Nostalgic ‘Buses Festival’ Returns To Heritage Motor Centre!

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Nostalgic ‘Buses Festival’ Returns To Heritage Motor Centre!

Visitors can also enjoy heritage bus rides around local routes and the HMC’s internal road network.

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Heritage Motor Centre & Land Rover Experience To Be Showcased At Venue Expo

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Heritage Motor Centre & Land Rover Experience To Be Showcased At Venue Expo

Set in 65 acres, the HMC provides a unique environment for conferences, exhibitions, events, product launches and gala dinners. It was founded in 1993 and celebrates its 21st anniversary this year as a leading Midlands conference venue and home to the world’s largest collection of historic British Cars.

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HMC To Exhibit 4 Unique Cars At Car Fest North

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HMC To Exhibit 4 Unique Cars At Car Fest North

Designed by Thunderbird’s resident genius ‘Brains’, FAB1 is Lady Penelope’s action vehicle used on missions for International Rescue. It played a major part in the 2004 feature film and was developed in association with the Ford Motor Company.

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HMC Hosts Brand New “Classic Van & Pickup Show”!

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HMC Hosts Brand New “Classic Van & Pickup Show”!

In excess of 300 vehicles including limousines and hearses from the Classic Hearse Register are expected to take part. The Post Office Vehicle Club will also be staging a large exhibition of Post Office related vehicles including some very rare rubber winged Morris GPO vans.

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Celebrate iconic British cars at nostalgic ‘BMC and Leyland Show’!

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Celebrate iconic British cars at nostalgic ‘BMC and Leyland Show’!

As well as up to 800 models on show, there will also be an Autojumble and motoring related trade stands. A show highlight will enable visitors to see 6 different vehicles from the reserve collection that are not normally on display in the Museum

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HMC acquires model of the MG record breaking car EX135

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HMC acquires model of the MG record breaking car EX135

The scale model was presented by MG’s owner, William Morris to Goldie Gardner in 1938 after he set his first world record of 186mph with EX135

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Lady Nuffield’s ‘Wolseley’ restored at the Heritage Motor Centre

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Lady Nuffield’s ‘Wolseley’ restored at the Heritage Motor Centre

In the centenary year of the production of William Morris, Lord Nuffield’s first motor car, the Heritage Motor Centre has teamed up with the National Trust to help preserve another car that played a part in his life story.

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Luton-Based MP Supports Vauxhall’s Heritage

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Luton-Based MP Supports Vauxhall’s Heritage

Luton North MP Kelvin Hopkins pledged his support for the Vauxhall Heritage Centre on June 4th when he took the Luton-based Collection’s Astra GTE up to the palace of Westminster.

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