Historic Winton 2018 Media Releases
RELEASE: SAVE THE DATES – CALL FOR CARS
Friday 25, Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 May 2018
42nd Historic Winton, Winton Motor Raceway, near Benalla, Victoria
Conducted by the Austin 7 Club Inc A0003290N with the assistance of
Winton – Australia’s longest running, all-historic motor race
meeting presents two big days of non-stop racing on
Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 May.
Once again, the event will
feature over 400 historic racing cars and motorbikes from the 1920s
to the 1980s plus a huge heritage display of veteran and vintage
long weekend of historic motoring will commence on
Friday 25 May with the
Benalla & District Classic Car & Motorbike
Tour, which is always great fun for all who participate, as well as
Call for Display Vehicles
- Organisers are currently seeking cars and motorbikes with
significant anniversaries for display at the 2018 event.
Clubs or individuals with below listed vehicles who wish to
participate can receive complimentary tickets by contacting
organizer Noel Wilcox on
firstname.lastname@example.org or 03 54282 689.
THE 2018 ANNIVERSARY CAR LIST
Ford Model T
Morris Minor 1928 – 1934, First Australian
Grand Prix at Philip Island.
Ford Prefect, Humber Super Snipe, AJS
Matchless Silver Streak, Peugeot 202, Standard Eight,
Volkswagen Beetle, Wolseley 14/60, 1938 Australian Grand
Prix at Mt Panorama.
Austin A70 Hampshire and Hereford, Austin
A90 Atlantic, Citroen 2CV,
Holden 48 – 215, Jaguar XK120, Morris Minor
1948-1971, Porsche 356, Singer SM 1500, Sunbeam Talbot 90,
Vauxhall Velox, Vauxhall Wyvern, Wolseley 6/80, Aston Martin
DB1, Holden 48-215 (FX), Land Rover.
Austin A40 Farina, Austin Healey Sprite,
Chevrolet Impala, Morris Major, Austin Lancer, Rover P5,
Wolseley 15/60, Formula Junior.
Holden HK, Holden Kingswood, Holden
Monaro, Ford Falcon XT, AMC Javelin, Renault 6, Peugeot 504,
Volvo 164, Sydney to London Marathon.
Historic Winton displays:
Shannons Classic Car Park featuring car and bike clubs plus special
Car Club, Ford Model A Club,
steam engines, vintage caravans, vintage speed boats, model
planes, vintage speedway cars and bikes, micro cars, cycle cars,
pedal cars, push bikes, dragsters, veteran and vintage cars /
Spectator access to the Competition Paddock
with fabulous old racing
machines on open display
Raceway entry fees: Sat $30, Sun $35,
weekend $60, children 16 and under n/c, competition paddock $5.
Camping at the track: $25/head per night. Camping enquiries:
Winton Motor Raceway
03 5760 7100.
Friday 25 May 2018
- Benalla & District Classic Car & Motorbike Tour
Be part of the Benalla & District Classic Car & Motorbike
Tour assembling 9am on Friday 25 May in front of the
Benalla Art Gallery, situated in the Benalla Botanical Gardens.
No gravel roads. Red
plate vehicles welcome. The tour concludes with a 'Shine &
Show' display. More
information: Benalla Visitor Information Centre on 03 5762 1749.
Leanne Cutler, Siren Marketing, M: 0400 790 060 E:
T: 03 9583 2001
Historic Winton email: