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Summer Trial

In keeping with what has now become tradition, after two years of exploring Shropshire and its neighboring counties, the Summer Trial moves to a new location for 2022. Our new base in the Grantham area will give us great access to some of the best roads and venues that are available in the interesting and often unexplored county of Lincolnshire. The fact that Lincolnshire is the second-largest county in England and that it is predominantly farmland bodes well for this […]

Pembrokeshire Tour

Pembrokeshire is the far south-west corner of Wales. With the sea lapping at the shores on three sides, Pembrokeshire is a haven for spectacular coastal walks and a wild and incredibly beautiful landscape. Visit coves and harbors, over 50 beaches, explore castles, and wander through beautiful gardens. Drive through vibrant towns and villages, and the smallest city in Britain—St. Davids. This tour is timed to lead straight into the Welsh Borders & Brecons Tour for those who wish to extend their time […]

Welsh Borders & Brecons Tour

The dramatic landscape of the Welsh Borders encompasses the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Cambrian Mountains, including sweeping views of rugged escarpments, mountains, and untamed moorland. See panoramas that stretch into the distance and take your breath away. There are three circular tours to discover and enjoy: the Brecon Beacons, the Cambrian Mountains, and the beautiful Elan Valley—plus the Wye Valley’s stunning beauty and chequered history between the ancient clans and Kings. Your accommodations for the tour include a […]

Wolds to Windermere

This event begins near Hull, spends a day in Yorkshire Wolds, then crosses over Yorkshire Moors to Cumbria and spends a day around the lakes. It lasts for 5 nights: 2 Near Hull, 1 at Whitby, and 2 at The Villa, near Kendal.

La Vie en Rosé

A tour of Provence and of the region's best rosé producers—complete with tasting sessions, of course, and some lazy lunches. The view out of the windscreen will be the stuff of picture postcards, with the region's lavender fields in bloom.

Veloce Track Day

Veloce is the creation of collector and philanthropist Peter Neumark who teamed up with motoring event organizer Chris Bucknall in 2017 to raise charity funds from a track day concept. They paired a spectacular grid of cars with some seriously famous racing drivers and charged sponsors and guests for the privilege of experiencing passenger laps around Goodwood. The recipe proved an instant hit and 4 years later the event has raised a total of £500,000 for good causes. We now […]

HERO Challenge 2

By popular demand, the scheduled HERO Challenges for 2022 will form part of their own championship which will NOT count for the HERO Cup. Crews can enter this with a view to progressing up the ladder to tackle one of our more difficult events in the future. Competitors who are masters are NOT eligible for championship points. The winning driver and navigator of the HERO Challenge Championship will receive a £250 Voucher which can be used off any future entry or […]

Dublin to Donegal

This incredibly picturesque event winds its way through Galway, Clifden, Joyce Country, Donegal, Wild Atlantic Way, Atlantic Drive, and Knockalla. It start and finishes in Dublin (via the ferry from Holyhead). The price for this nine-night event includes the cost of the ferry, but is subject to exchange rates.

£3349

The Classic

The Silverstone Classic has a new name for 2022, but rest assured that little else has changed: the iconic festival will feature grids for cars spanning 80 years of motorsport history, and away from the track there will be plenty of entertainment—including live music.

Salon Privé

Every car and motorcycle on the South Lawn has a story—whether it be of racing pedigree, a prestigious former owner, or perhaps an infamous crash followed by an impeccable restoration—and all are special. With the backdrop of Blenheim Palace and a panel of the world’s most experienced and knowledgeable Concours experts examining the show field, there is no better place for these stories to be told than Salon Privé. Inclusive of four days’ exclusive events, hospitality, and entertainment for you […]

Temple Rally

The Temple Rally is an all-new event from HERO-ERA, which follows the format of the successful Baltic Classic and Adriatic Adventure. Taking place over two weeks in September 2022 and open to cars built before 1986, this will be an odyssey through the ancient lands of Greece and Italy. Fabulous driving roads, spectacular Mediterranean landscapes, and some fine Greco-Roman hospitality all combine to make this a very special rally suitable for experienced crews and newcomers alike.

Bath & Somerset Tour

Based at a fabulous country house hotel, The Pig near Bath, this tour will explore the lovely county of Somerset, with brief forays into Wiltshire and Dorset. Visit the famed Georgian city of Bath, with its beautiful honey-coloured architecture, delightful shops and cafes, and genteel ambience. Drive through some beautiful little towns and villages, many of which are picture-postcard idyllic, such as Wells or Castle Cary. Enjoy strolling around some exquisite gardens including Kilver Court & Barrington Court, discovering National […]

20-Ghost Club Peak District Tour

This tour is run exclusively for members of the 20-Ghost Club (the world's oldest Rolls-Royce club). It features a 200-mile route around the Peak District national park.

Trans-lberica

From the French Pyrenees, the cars (25 of them at most) travel down through the badlands of Bardenas Reales and on to Malaga and the Mediterranean. The event covers 2855 km of roads, 90% of which are asphalt and 10% of which are dirt roads in good condition.

Rallye Père-Fils

Rallye Père-Fils™ 2022 will take place over three days and will combine art de vivre, fine food, fun behind the wheel, and privileged moments between father and son. The meeting is scheduled in Monte-Carlo on Friday 16 September for the first activities, such as meeting other crews, preparing your car, and the welcome cocktail dinner. On the next day, you’ll enjoy driving your car on some of the most beautiful roads in the area before gathering again at the end […]

Welsh High Roads Tour

This five-night tour begins in North Wales, based near Llandudno. Participants will then drive through Snowdonia, Lleyn Penninsula, Llangollen, Lake Vrynwy, Long Mynd, and finish with two nights at Ludlow (Fishmore Hall).

£1599

Sahara Challenge

Nine million square kilometres of sand, seas of rolling dunes, and large rock plateaus. The Sahara is the largest hot desert in the world, a vast wilderness that stretches all the way across the top of Africa. There aren’t many environments on the planet that can claim to be as harsh as the extremes experienced in the Sahara, excesses of temperature at either end of the mercury, dust storms that engulf all that stand before, and a lack of water […]

Italian Lakes & Swiss Alps Tour

The Italian Lakes conjure a dreamy image of romance and beauty amongst the bucolic landscapes. All around, mountains tumble steeply into ribbons of blue, islands float enticingly just offshore, whilst mellowed villas sit in perfect gardens along the shorelines. The Swiss Alps are renowned for their splendor, incredible scenery, and world-class mountain drives. This Italian Lakes & Swiss Alps tour has it all! Explore Lakes Maggiore, Orta, Como, Iseo, and Garda, together with the surrounding areas, which exhibit an enchanting […]

Vintage Dolomites Rally

The first Rally the Globe event that will run exclusively for cars in the pre-war category will take eight days to explore the remarkable scenery and incredible road trips of the Italian Dolomites and Austrian Alps. Crews will start and finish near Innsbruck with multi-night stays in Bolzano and Cortina D'Ampezzo. There will be regularity sections on lesser-used Alpine Passes, driving tests at a variety of venues, and time to enjoy this unique area—including a day off in the chic […]

HERO Challenge 3

A one-day event taking place on October 1st, HERO Challenge 3 takes a 140 mile route and is open to owners of pre-1991 cars who have at least an RS Clubman license. With no less than 8 tests and regularities each, the event also includes a morning coffee stop, lunch, afternoon tea, and a dinner with an awards ceremony.