National Car Club Awards Shortlist


The 2019 Shortlist has been revealed - congratulations to all the shortlisted finalists and good luck!

Check out the full story in the 13.2.2019 issue of Classic Car Weekly.


National Car Club of the Year
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BMW Car Club GB
Gay Classic Car Group
GT40 Enthusiasts Club
Maestro & Montego Owners Club
National Street Rod Association
The Rover Sports Register

Outstanding Club Magazine of the Year (Printed
Sponsored by: Adrian Flux

Club Torque - Club Triumph
Big End Journal - Gay Classic Car Group
BUILT2LAST - Landrover Series 2 Club
Chicane - Lotus Drivers Club
Safety Fast! - MG Car Club
MASCOT - Midget and Sprite Club
CooperWorld - Mini Cooper Register
Miscellany - Morgan Sports Car Club
Minor Matters - Morris Minor Owners Club
Round Up - Mustang Owners Club of Great Britain
TwoFour - Porsche 924 Owners Club
Spirit & Speed - Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts’ Club
The Mercedes-Benz Club Gazette - The Mercedes-Benz Club
Volvo Driver - Volvo Owners Club

Outstanding Online Presence by a Car Club
(including social media, website & other online presence)
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BMW Car Club GB
Enthusiasts of British Motor Vehicles Built Before 1985
Gay Classic Car Group
Lotus Drivers Club
MG Car Club
National Street Rod Association
The 1100 Club

Best Car Club Contribution to Charity
Sponsored by: Carole Nash

Daimler SP250 Owners Club - Frankie’s Classic Car & Bike Fest in aid of Saint Francis Hospice

Renault Owners Club - From LE to JO'G in a 1917 Renault NN in aid of Guide Dogs

Transit Van Club - Donation of a Transit Van to Enactus Nottingham

Outstanding Club Initiative to Encourage the Next Generation
Sponsored by: Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs

Morris Register - Younger Members Loan Car Initiative

National Street Rod Association - Young Rodders, Tot Rods & more

National Traction Engine Trust - 40th anniversary of the Steam Apprentice Club

Sunbeam Alpine Owners Club - 'Selfies' Treasure Hunt

Outstanding Car Club Single Venue Event or Show
Sponsored by: Classic Car Weekly

The BMW Car Club National Festival - BMW Car Club GB
MGLive! - MG Car Club
Spridget 60 - Midget and Sprite Club
2018 MX-5 National Rally - MX-5 Owners Club
NSRA Hot Rod Supernationals - National Street Rod Association
Peugeot Festival - Peugeot Sport Club UK
Track Attack - Retrobeutes
Saabfest 2018 - Saab Owners Club of Great Britain Ltd
The Gathering @Donnington - Simply Mustangs UK

Outstanding Car Club Run, Rally or Tour
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Poppy Returns Home Tour - Fiat 500 Club UK
Eurotour 2018: Norfolk more Broadly - Gay Classic Car Group
50th Boxing Day Run - Jersey Old Motor Club
The Swiss Rally - Jowett Car Club
France & Andorra 2018 - Lotus Drivers Club
Mega Meet 16 - UK S2000 Owners Club
Spring Tour of North Yorkshire - Wolseley Register



National Car Club Unsung Hero of the Year
Sponsored by: Footman James

Austin A30/A35 Owners Club - Linda Hill
Avenger Sunbeam Owners Club - Steve Conry
BMW Car Club GB - Dan Wood
Gay Classic Car Group - Simon Legge
Jersey Old Motor Club - Graham Le Lay
Maestro & Montego Owners Club - Peter Cooper
Pre-1940 Triumph Motor Club Ltd - Graham Shipman
Volvo Owners Club - Ron Kirby


National Car Club Ambassador of the Year
Sponsored by: Meguiar's

Boston Classic Car Club - John Simpson
Gay Classic Car Group - Alan Webb-Moore
The Bug Club - Ron Biggin
TR Register - Wayne Scott
Volvo Enthusiasts Club - Kevin Price
Volvo Owners Club - Dr. Andrew Anderson


National Car Club Young Member of the Year
Sponsored by: Lancaster Insurance

MG Car Club - Ellie Macbain Williams - Benjamin Crosby
TR Register - Katrina Forey


National Car Club Lifetime Achievement
Sponsored by: Tourism Ireland

BMW Car Club GB - Richard Baxter
Daimler and Lanchester Owners Club - Brian Smith
Morris Register - Robert Symonds
Riley Motor Club - Tim Booth
TR Register - Graham Robson


'AT SHOW' AWARDS:  Judged onsite at the Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show, with Discovery.


Best Club Display at Show: Small Stand
Sponsored by Carole Nash


Best Club Display at Show: Large Stand
Sponsored by Footman James


Best Live Working on Vehicles at Show
Sponsored by Meguiar’s

Best Live Demonstration on a Club Stand at Show
Sponsored by Practical Classics


Best Restored Car at Show
Sponsored by Practical Classics


Best Car at Show
Sponsored by Classic Car Auctions


 Judges' Special Recognition Awards:

This year’s National Car Club Awards will honour two legends of the motoring community as the Judges have bestowed two posthumous Special Recognition Awards to John Haynes, founder of the Haynes Manuals, and racing driver Barrie ‘Whizzo’ Williams