2019 Timetable

(The 2020 Timetable will be announced in January 2020)

Friday 6th September

Owners Day

Open to Owners and Members ticket holders
10:15–10:30’90s Supercar Celebration
10:30–11:00100 years of Zagato: 18 Aston Martin Zagatos. Parade from AMOC
11:00–11:45Concours Cars Arrive
11:45–12:15100 Years of Bentley Parade
12:30–12:45Celebrating 70 Years of Ferrari 166MM
14:00–14:30Collecting Masterpieces presented by A. Lange & Söhne and Gentleman’s Journal
14:30–16:30Parade of Concours Cars
16:30–16:45Royal Automobile Club Dewars Trophy Presentation

Saturday 7th September

Open to Public day ticket holders
10:00Welcome to the Concours
10:15–11:00Parade of Club Trophy Cars
11:00–11:30Bridge of Weir Presentation
11:00–13:00Judging of the Club Trophy Cars
11:30–12:00Restoring Cars Sympathetically presented by A. Lange & Söhne
12:00–12:30100 Years of Bentley Parade
14:00–14:30Ferrari Presentation
14:30–15:00GINETTA Presentation
15:00–15:15Presentation of The Jaguar Trophy
15:30–15:45Presentation of The Club Trophy
16:00–16:30Aston Martin Lagonda Presentation
16:30–17:00Specialist Dealer Presentation
17:00–17:30Chairman Award for Best Club Car

Sunday 8th September

Open to Public day ticket holders
10:00Welcome to the Concours
10:15–10:30GINETTA Presentation
10:30–11:00Fiskens Presentation
11:00–11:30Specialist Dealer Presentation
11:30–12:00McLaren Presentation
12:00–12:30Parade of the Worshipful Company of Coachmakers
12:15–12:30Presentation of the Best of Show Winner
12:30–13:00Alpine Presentation
13:30–14:00Amari Supercars Presentation
14:00–14:30Parade of Future Classics and Future Classic Best of Show
14:30–15:00Presentation of the Decade Classes: Pre-1920, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970 to Present Day
15:00–15:15Octane Readers Award
15:15–15:30Presentation of the Best of Show
15:30–16:00Chairman Award for Best Club Car
16:00–16:15Parade and Depart of the Ferrari 166MMs
16:45Grand Depart
Correct at time of publication.
Subject to change.

Other features will be added to the Timetable in the coming months.

Friday 6th September
(Owners’ Day)

Grand Arrival on Owners’ Day

The Concours may be the main event, but the Grand Arrival is a spectacle in itself. Sixty of the finest cars, spanning more than 100 years of automotive progress drive in procession, before taking their places in the Fountain Gardens for the weekend. Seeing the Concours cars in motion is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Saturday 7th September

The Club Trophy, supported by the Royal Automobile Club

The UK’s best car clubs, including those of Aston Martin Owners Club, Ferrari Owners Club, Jaguar Drivers Club and Porsche Club GB will showcase 40 of the rarest and most impressive cars of their members at the Concours of Elegance. An independent panel of expert judges goes on to a pick a winner, which is then included as part of the main Concours event the following year.

The Jaguar Trophy

A special Trophy created for Jaguars of all ages, this event gathers together 50 of the finest Jaguars in the country to be scrutinised by a panel of experts, which has previously included Jaguar design director, Ian Callum. The winner will be awarded the Jaguar Trophy and a host of other prizes from Concours of Elegance’s partners.

Car Club Displays

Concours of Elegance will be inviting leading car clubs from the UK to arrive in style, parking their cars within the gardens of Hampton Court Palace. With support from AC, Aston Martin, Ferrari, Jaguar, Jensen and Mercedes-Benz owners’ clubs, visitors to the Concours can rest assured there will be an eclectic selection of rare luxury and performance cars on display.

Sunday 8th September

The Octane Tour

Run in conjunction with Octane Magazine, the Octane Tour is open to classics past, present and future. Participants are invited on a tour of the best of Britain’s countryside, before making their way to Hampton Court Palace to park up and form the Octane Tour feature. There will be 40 cars in attendance, covering all eras of motoring from some the world’s most sought-after manufacturers.

Car Club Displays

As on Saturday, Concours of Elegance will host another selection of car clubs in the UK on the Sunday. Visitors will be able to see luxury and performance models from some of the world’s most famous manufacturers.

Grand Depart

As the Concours of Elegance wraps up on Sunday afternoon, there’s still one last spectacle for visitors – the Grand Depart. Sixty of the rarest cars in the world start their engines and prepare to leave the grounds of Hampton Court Palace as hundreds of onlookers wave off the Concours cars for another year. It’s a fitting end to an incredible weekend.

Royal Warrant Holders Association & QEST Pavilion

The Royal Warrant Holders Association was formed in 1875 to ensure continued existence of the Royal Warrant as a respected institution. A Royal Warrant is a mark of recognition of those who supply goods or services to the Royal Households. Meanwhile, the Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust helps support the training of craftspeople working in Britain.