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You can get up close and see all the racing - the Hillclimb is a technically challenging up and down course of approximately 1 mile. This fast course will test the skills of the drivers as they compete to set the fastest time in their class and be the overall fastest car.
Many of the drivers will be racing rare and beautiful cars that are only raced on special occasions, and many will be visiting Yorkshire for the first time.
Many of the racers will be driving rare and beautiful cars that are only raced on special occasions.
The racing will run all day on Saturday and Sunday. Friday will feature Parades and demonstration runs.
There will be a wide range of cars racing each day, including classes for Pre-war Austin 7 Specials, Jaguar Championship Cars, Standard, Modified and Special Classic Saloons, Standard and Modified Sports Cars, and some rare Sports Racing / GT cars, all manufactured before the end of 1978.
Horsepower and driver skill is the name of the game.
Hillclimbing (also known as speed hillclimbing) is a branch of motorsport in which drivers compete against the clock to complete an uphill course. Hillclimbs started in the UK in 1905 and is one of the world's oldest motorsports.
There will be many well known Championship Drivers attending the Festival, so come and meet the drivers, such as Sarah Bosworth, a multi championship winner, who will be at the Festival.
Read more about the cars and drivers who will be attending the Festival