Classic Motorcycle Festival August 7th, 8th, 9th

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Wayne
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Classic Motorcycle Festival August 7th, 8th, 9th

Post by Wayne » Mon Apr 27, 2015 8:38 pm

Hi AllThe Vjmc have invited us to attend the Donnington Classic Motorcycle Festival on the August 7th, 8th, 9thLast year Chris Chant and jo Walker brought there bikes, Jos partner even found the event interesting. This event combinnes the classic show with proper racing. I will have to confirm attendance numbers soon, rider and pillion tickets free per bike enterd and you can do a lap of donnington if you want though is a slo lap. Camping is also free.If you fancy coming along pm medetails of the event are The Donington Park Classic Motorcycle Festival has become one of the biggest Classic Racing events in Europe with 500 racing machines expected on track over the weekend of this year’s extravaganza. The racing is organised by the Classic Racing Motorcycle Club with the emphasis this year on thoroughbred Grand Prix machines. Highlights of the meeting will be:•The UK round of the 2015 FIM Europe Vintage Championships•Round 4 of the ACU Classic 500cc Championship•Round 4 of the ACU Post Classic 350cc Championship•The Wheatcroft Trophy Race for pre 1986 machines.•Lansdowne Cup Series races for Grand Prix machines from the 1950’s and 60’s•The UK round of the Camathias Cup Series for pre 1972 Sidecars.•Track and static displays of Grand Prix machines from 1949, plus some important early Superbikes, most running as they were made, without silencers•Sidecar ‘Taxi Rides’ on the Saturday evening – a donation to National Association for Bikers with a Disability (NABD) could get you a ride round the circuit as a sidecar passengerIn addition to the racing the Vintage Japanese Motorcycle Club will be organising the motorcycle show in the Exhibition Hall with numerous club stands providing hundreds of machines to savour. A massive ride-out of VJMC machines round the circuit will take place over the weekend. The off road enthusiasts are not forgotten at this Festival with Grass Track racing organised by the Burton & Leicester Grass track Association opposite the Exhibition Hall.Regards Wayne

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Re: Classic Motorcycle Festival August 7th, 8th, 9th

Post by Wayne » Wed Jul 22, 2015 5:17 pm

Hi allLast call for donnington, tickets have arrived if any one wants to attend the club stand with there bikeRegards Wayne.

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