The highly anticipated Ford Fest is roaring back for 2024. This year, it’s gracing the scenic Mallory Park Circuit on Sunday, 22nd September. With a stunning array of timeless classic Blue Ovals and packed full of family-fun activities, the event promises to be a grand celebration of Ford’s illustrious history.

Why Ford Fest 2024 is a Must for Classic Car Fans

For those who cherish the rich heritage of the Blue Oval, Ford Fest 2024 is the ultimate destination. Imagine row upon row of pristine classic and retro models, from the charmingly compact Ford Anglia, through the ever-popular Ford Cortina range, and onto modern classics such as the Mk1 Ford Focus. It’s a paradise for connoisseurs of classic cars. This festival is not just about reliving the glory days but celebrating how these automotive legends continue to captivate and inspire car fans to this very day.

BOOK YOUR FORD FEST TICKETS HERE!

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A Visual Feast of Classic Fords

Club and Display Cars

You’ll be greeted by a dazzling array of club cars representing the pinnacle of Ford’s classic achievements. From iconic 70s and 80s designs through to the modern classics of the 90s and 00s, the wealth of automotive history on display is staggering. Clubs from across the UK will be vying for awards, showcasing their meticulously maintained and lovingly restored classics. Be sure to immerse yourself in these collections and perhaps pick up some restoration tips along the way.

Are you part of a Classic Ford Club? Book your spot today!

BOOK YOUR CLUB TICKETS HERE!

Classic Ford Zephy on display at a car show

Special Display Area

Not part of a club but still own a show-worthy classic Ford? Fear not, the Special Display Area is your chance to shine. For just £2 above your ticket price, you can secure a spot to exhibit your beloved vintage Ford. This area offers early access and an opportunity to mingle with fellow enthusiasts before the general hustle begins.

BOOK YOUR SPECIAL DISPLAY PASS HERE!

Orange Ford Capri on display at a car show

Street Elite 

The Street Elite contest will feature some of the finest examples of Ford craftsmanship from different eras. Proudly sponsored by detailling specialists, CarGods, Street Elite promises to be an epic show-and-shine competition for road-legal classic and modern Fords. Expert judges from CarGods, Classic Ford and Fast Ford magazines will meticulously evaluate each car, making this an unmissable feature for those keen on seeing top-tier restorations and modifications.

Think your Ford is good enough to win Street Elite? Enter today!

ENTER STREET ELITE HERE!

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Magazine Displays

The displays by Fast Ford and Classic Ford magazines will transport you through time, highlighting the most significant models and milestones in Ford history. This hand-picked display  is akin to wandering through a living museum, offering a unique chance to see legendary cars up close.

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Linbeup of classic Ford Escort cars at a show

Celebrating the Icons: Ford Hot Hatches and Coupes

Greatest Ford Hot Hatches

Ford’s hot hatchbacks have become legends in their own right, and this display brings together iconic models such as the Fiesta XR2, Escort XR3i, and the Focus ST170. Car enthusiasts will relish the chance to see these pocket rockets that have defined the term ‘hot hatch’ over multiple decades.

Ford Mustang on show at a Ford car show

Finest Ford Coupes Collection

Modern Fords are all about revvy engines and sporty handling. But before all that, the allure of elegant Ford coupes was undeniable. At Ford Fest 2024, this special display celebrates the storied history of Ford’s coupes, from the classic Capri and the modern Mustang to under-appreciated gems like the Puma and Cougar. It’s an homage to the sophisticated side of Ford’s automotive prowess.

BOOK YOUR FORD FEST TICKETS HERE!

Ford Cortina driving on a racetrack

Live Action and Activities

Track Time at Mallory Park

Whether you’re behind the wheel or a spectator, the track sessions at Mallory Park promise edge-of-your-seat excitement. For £30, you get a 15-minute session to unleash your Ford’s potential on the circuit. There’s also an opportunity for instructor-led sessions from the Motorsports School, ensuring you get the most out of your drive.

BOOK YOUR TRACK TIME HERE!

Mustang doing power slide in a stunt show

Paul Swift’s Stunt Show

The incomparable Paul Swift is back with a high-energy stunt show that will leave you breathless. His precise, daring maneuvers and jaw-dropping stunts are a spectacle not to be missed.

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Fusion Extreme BMX Stunt Display

Adding to the day’s thrills, the Fusion Extreme BMX Stunt Display will feature some of the UK’s top riders performing gravity-defying tricks and stunts. The team will also be running workshops, teaching teh kids how to perform some of their impressive stunts themselves!

BOOK YOUR FORD FEST TICKETS HERE!

retail stands at a Ford show

Family-Friendly Funfair and Retail Village

Bring the whole family to enjoy the funfair, with rides to keep the little ones entertained. The Retail Village will be a treasure trove for enthusiasts seeking automotive parts, accessories, and memorabilia.

autojumble stand at a Ford show

Auto Jumble for Sellers

Clear out your garage and share those collectible parts with fellow enthusiasts in the Auto Jumble. A 6x3m selling space can be yours for just £60, which includes entry for two adults.

BOOK YOUR AUTOJUMBLE SPACE HERE!

family camping at a Ford show

Making it a Weekend Affair

If a single day isn’t enough for your classic car passion, you can make a weekend out of it by camping at Mallory Park. Arrive on Saturday, set up camp, and enjoy an evening of camaraderie, complete with live music at the Mallory Café. Prices start from just £30 per pitch.

BOOK YOUR CAMPING PITCH HERE!

Key Highlights of Ford Fest 2024

  • Date: Sunday, 22nd September 2024
  • Location: Mallory Park Circuit, Leicestershire, LE9 7QE
  • Main Attractions:
    • Classic Ford and Fast Ford magazine displays
    • Public track sessions
    • Club displays and awards
    • Paul Swift’s stunt show
    • Fusion Extreme BMX Stunt Display
    • Auto Jumble for private sellers
    • Special Display area for non-club Ford owners
    • Funfair and children’s rides
    • Camping facilities with live music on Saturday

Join the Classic Car Celebration

Don’t miss this golden opportunity to revel in Ford’s rich legacy. Get your tickets, pack your essentials, and prepare for a memorable weekend at Mallory Park. Ford Fest 2024 is beckoning – see you there!