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Magnificent Motors Returns in 2017! Dates to be annoucned soon

Magnificent Motors is established as one of the biggest FREE motoring spectaculars on the south coast. More than 600 vintage and classic cars, motorbikes, buses, and more all displayed on Eastbourne's Western Lawns.

Magnificent Motors over the years

Magnificent Motors 2017

Eastbourne’s Western Lawns give way to the Magnificent Motors Festival, in a free classic car extravaganza which celebrates over a century of motoring, with live music entertainment in tow throughout the weekend.

The festival which is jointly organised by Eastbourne Borough Council, Eastbourne Historic Vehicle Club and East Sussex Omnibus Society regularly attracts over 600 classic and vintage vehicles, including cars, motorbikes, scooters, buses, military, commercial vehicles. In addition there will be the Seafront Market close by.

The long established free motoring event regularly attracts interest from over 40 car clubs across Sussex, Kent and further afield, with the likes of Aston Martin Owners Club Area 16, East Sussex BSA Owners Club, East Sussex Stag Owners Club, Ford Consul Capri & Classic Club and many more gracing Eastbourne’s green lawns.

Trade Stand Opportunities

Book a trade stand to sell your goods or promote your business at this fantastic event and reach thousands of visitors.  For charities there is a special discounted price for our stall option. If you have any questions or would like to know more then please look at the form below, or email us.


Cavalcade to return in 2017

The vintage vehicle cavalcade made a welcome return once again in 2016, starting at Fort Fun Car Park and ending up at the Western Lawns. The cavalcade of cars is an excellent moment to see the classic cars along Eastbourne's Victorian seafront. The cavalcade returns in 2017 so be sure it enter your Magnificent Motor in this great event.

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Many thanks to Eastbourne Historic Vehicle Club and East Sussex Omnibus Society for supporting Magnificient Motors.

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