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Essex Motor Show Presents - Festival Of Wheels
Sat 5 August 2017, 10:00 – 17:00 BST
For The Thrills Of The Wheels
An intoxicating mix of cars, bikes, trucks and all things motoring, come together over two superb days for the Festival of Wheels. The largest event of its kind in Essex, the Festival gathers together the east coasts rarest and most glamorous cars bike and trucks. The festival of wheels is a unique event created for those with a passion for motoring in general. Hosted by the Essex Motor Show the festival format enables visitors to enjoy a full day of motoring entertainment including amazing stunts.
SHOW OPENS AT 10AM AND CLOSES 5PM BOTH DAYS
Monster truck Rides
STRAP YOURSELF IN…The Red Dragon Monster Ride Truck is the only tubular framed race specification ride truck in Europe with 6.5 litre Chevy V8 engine giving more torque to cater for the extra weight of carrying up to ten passengers. Suitable for people young and old as long as they are over 3 feet tall
Hop on board a jet powered helicopter for A tour over the show ground, See the sights of the show vehicles set in the amazing countryside with an experienced pilot at the helm , make the most of it and take some amazing and unforgettable photographs.
The Stunt Show (WARNING: DO NOT TRY THIS AT HOME)
Moto-Stunts International (MSI) motorcycle display team are led by Tony and Brandon Baily. They have a team of 8-10 motorcycle riders including Britain’s top female motorcycle stunt rider and skilled trick and freestyle display jumpers.
The team is also one of the UK’s largest car stunt display teams, and one of few display teams to include Cars, race Quads, Motorcycle stunts and specialist vehicles. The car stunt arena display team uses Suzuki Jimmy’s, and a combination of 20 vehicles.
Motorcycle stunts include jumps and high speed moving ramp jumps, fire stunts, car stunts, quad crossover jumps and a large static car jump. The team performs large fire stunts as a farewell on each performance with the use of pyrotechnics giving the show big bang and sure fire success for their performance.
Non-stop entertainment for all the family.
Trials display stunt Team
Trials display stunt Team, Providing some engaging and exciting stunts for any audience with its family friendly stunt show. Each display exhibits the perfect combination of skills and thrills and provides a visual spectacle. The riders showcase extreme control, balance, skill and plenty of nerve ensuring the audience is left amazed.
The display consists of massive jumps up vertical walls, breath-taking ‘drop offs’, a full range of freestyle tricks: wheelies, stoppies, back wheel hops, 180 degree flick turns etc, plus other spectacular stunts which, combined with the showmanship will leave the audience in disbelief of what they have just witnessed. New for 2017: new tricks, new routines, new bikes, new riders and a bigger than ever stunt wagon! Our non-stop stunts provide high octane excitement and are sure to leave your crowd amazed.
Hayes & Southall MC Present Motorcycle Football
Have you seen football ? Have you seen off road motorbikes ? Have you seen them together. A football match with a difference. Motorbike football is a must watch for all the family high speed thrills and spills as riders negotiate there way around the football pitch whilst controlling a very big football aiming to score. The only teams in England and will be live at our show.
(MORE ARENA Entertainment TBC)
MAIN Stage Entertainment
DJ Crazy Nadge
The Bombshells 1940s Harmony trio
Little Dubbers (Kids Fun Area)
Step into Little Dubbers magical world and discover Bouncy castle village, Mini Monster Trucks, fun fair ride, face painting, kids entertainers, competitions and everything else you could find under the Little Dubbers rainbow!
Trade Stands & Shopping
We have lots of traders on-site selling everything from vintage clothes, shoes and bags to Wheels & Tyres, wax polish to the Complete engines.
“The Tasty” Food Fair
The Essex Motor Show ‘Food Fair will be cooking up a storm. Quality food is very much part of our show, from the vintage tea rooms, to the yummy street food. At the festival of wheels you can sample the flavours of the past and the future; we also have amazing drinks on offer from the bars and stands.
Show, Shine & Display
All types of Cars / Bikes / Vehicles are welcome, all ages, makes, models and styles, Don’t miss out go to our Register page to get the best seats in the house, so you’re at the right place at the right time on Sunday. We’ve got some Amazing One Off Trophies up for grabs, and extra prizes. Space is limited and the paddock fills up quickly, so be sure to arrive early.
Entry for all show vehicles includes 4 admissions and your entry into the show arena with an automatic chance to win some special prizes all for £15.00 per car / £10 single Driver / £5 Bikes on the day.
Trophy Categories are :
BEST CLASSIC CAR
BEST IN SHOW
BEST CUSTOM CAR
BEST HOME GROWN
LEAST LIKELY TO MAKE IT HOME
BEST MODIFIED VEHICLE
Movie Cars Display
Our movie car section has on display some of Hollywood’s most iconic automobiles inclduing the likes of ‘General Lee’, Starsky and Hutch’s Gran Torino, Mr Bean’s Mini, A team van more TBC
Muscle Car Experience
Some of the biggest badest street machines from motorcycles , hot rods to muscle cars, Crazy street machines and trucks, Street Freaks – Drag Cars – Vans – Gassers – Muscle & Some Rock ‘n Roll.
The Supercar World
The Supercar world boasts the worlds most expensive cars and the timeless classics, With iconic brands like ferrari , Lamborghini, Porsche , rolls Royce , Bentley, tvr , Maserati, mclaren, BMW and many more.
Modified Mayhem is the Largest, Loudest, Hottest and Fastest, modified display in Essex, Traders, Show & Shine, Drifting cars, Jet Car and much more, it’s Essex’s most extreme Car Show. There’s All types of cars, all ages, makes, models and styles.
The Vintage Village
The Vintage Village is a hidden gem in the heart of the Essex Motor show …..”sssh don’t tell everyone!” The area focuses on Good Old Fashioned classic’s and celebrates all that was great from before the turn of the century up to the 1980’s. So whatever your interest, Vintage/classic cars, Veteran Cycles, Vintage Fashion, antiques, rusty automobillia, dance the day away with DJ Nadge you can even join in jump jive and swing dancing with the Foxy Rock Dancers and live music from the amazing Bombshells, There is something for everyone at Vintage Village whether your 8 or 88! With Live bands not to be missed! The Vintage Village is run by enthusiasts for enthusiasts and is a wonderful opportunity to relax and enjoy the company of family and friends in beautiful surroundings.
Wheels & Deals
See the latest cars, meet motoring legends, see the latest tech innovations, To the delight of our visitors on the hunt for their next car. Dealerships and manufacturers from across Essex will showcase their vehicles across whole event. There will also be some very special guests.
East Coast Mods & Rockers
Choppers, Bobbers, Baggers, trikes, street fighters Customs & Scooters , Essex’s largest motorcycle exhibition, Whether you’re passionate about custom built homemade shed builds, to one off hand crafted monsters, this area has lots of Quality and Style. you’re sure to find everything you need and have a great day at the Show.