2 August 2020

Abingdon Works Motorsport Show

Celebrating BMC/BL achievements in rallying and racing from 1955 to 1980


Saturday 2 August, 10am


Saturday 2 August, 4pm


Gaydon, CV35 0BJ


British Motor Museum


£7-£40 See below

The British Motor Museum hosts a many BMC/BL car clubs including the Mini Cooper Register, Historic Marathon Rally Group, Austin Healey, MG and Triumph Clubs to celebrate BMC/BL racing and rallying achievements from 1955 to 1980.

The show features various models of ex-works cars prepared by the Abingdon Competition and Special Tuning Departments, for a rare chance to bring them together again at the Museum.

Some of the featured vehicles include  Mini Coopers, Morris 1800s, MGBs, Austin Maxis, Austin-Healey 3000s and MG Metro 6R4s along with various experimental cars, prototypes and supporting vehicles.

There will also be the chance to meet designers, mechanics and more people involved in this motor sport and rallying golden era. Veterans are expected to attend from the BMC Competition and Special Tuning Departments at Abingdon, Warwick Healey works and Downton Engineering.

Inside the Museum are the Monte Carlo Rally winning Minis of 1964, 1965 and 1967 along with the first production Mini '621 AOK' and the last Mini produced at Longbridge 'X411 JOP'.

Ticket access

Tickets for this show include access to the Museum and Collections Centre with over 350 cars on display for you to explore.

The Museum is open from 10am to 5pm and the Collections Centre is open from 10am to 4pm.


Buy your ticket in advance for the show for just £10 per person, giving a space to display your car along with entry to the show and the Museum buildings.

Additional tickets are available if you wish to bring extra passengers.

Advance vehicle entry closes on Friday 31 July at 12 noon. Normal museum prices will apply after that date and on the day.

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Under 5s




Abingdon Works Motorsport Show Contact

Contact: Paul Sulma
Email: editor@minicooper.org

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event and booking ENQUIRIES

01926 649649

Tickets booked via telephone are subject to a £2.50 booking fee.There is no fee for online bookings.

Show Facilities

Museum Disabled Toilets Baby Changing Cafe Childrens Play Area Disabled Parking Free WIFI Outdoor Show Wheelchairs Available

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