Club National Events Calendar 2024

Cobra Replica Club UK National Events (centrally coordinated events only – not local Area Rep arranged)

Please click on the event name for more information.

DateEventLocationClub Contact
01/02 JuneNational Kit Car Show3 Counties Showground, Malvern Graham Heatrick
02 JuneCobra Replica Club AGM3 Counties Showground, Malvern (12:00)Graham Heatrick
22/23 JuneThruxton HistoricThruxton Race CircuitDon Jacobs
17 AugCobra Club Members DayEuropa Specialist Spares, DerbyshireGraham Heatrick
23/24/25 AugSilverstone FestivalSilverstone Race CircuitGraham Heatrick
21/22 SeptNewark Kit Car FestivalNewark on Trent ShowgroundGraham Heatrick

Events will be advertised in Snake Torque, on the Club’s Forum and posted on the club website.
The Cobra Club Members Day is in association with Europa Specialist Spares and will include a private Club event at Europa, discount for parts bought on the day, a BBQ lunch and a 1hr driving tour around local Derbyshire roads. More info to follow.
For information or to register your interest for the Thruxton Historic, Cobra Club Members Day or Silverstone Festival, please contact me by email by clicking here

Graham Heatrick
Club Events Coordinator (National)

National Kit Car Show, Malvern (01/02 June):

www.nationalkitcarshow.co.uk

The club has an official club stand at this event for both days (Sat 1st and Sun 2nd June). Please book your own entry tickets on the event’s website. The club AGM will be held at the club stand on Sun 2nd at 12:00, all members welcome.

Thruxton Historic, Thruxton Circuit (22/23 June):

www.thruxtonracing.co.uk/racing/thruxton-historic

The club has reserved a Cobra dedicated display parking area for our cars and subsequently has a ticket discount code for members to use to buy tickets to join the club’s display area (save up to £12 per ticket). Please contact the club Events co-ordinator for the club’s discount code in order to join the club display parking area (Cobras only).

Booking process:

  • Obtain the discount code from the club events co-ordinator
  • Select your required tickets at thruxtonracing.co.uk/th-car-club-2024 and click ‘add to basket’.
  • Click ‘checkout now’ to go to your basket where ticket quantities can be amended.
  • Enter the club’s discount code in the ‘discount code’ field (bottom left of the basket), click ‘apply’. Repeat this process for each ticket type required, check the amount then ‘proceed to checkout’ to pay.
  • CAR CUB TICKETS MUST BE BOOKED BY 2pm ON MONDAY 17TH
  • Tickets and display vehicle passes will be sent to members via 1st class post after the above date.
  • Our club’s allocated display area will be signposted at the Event (site contact will be Don Jacobs).

Cobra Club Members Day – Europa Specialist Cars Ltd (17 Aug)

A Cobra Members meet at Europa followed by a 1 hr Departure Tour around the local Derbyshire area.

Itinerary:

10:30 – Meet at Europa Specialist Spares Ltd, Unit 6 Lakeside, Lancaster Park, Newborough Road, Needwood, Burton-on-Trent, DE13 9PD

Europa’s unit will be open for a tour of the facility and specific ‘on the day’ discount will be applied to selected Cobra parts.

12:30 – BBQ lunch provided free of charge.

14:00 – Depart Europa for a 1hr Departure Tour (for those who wish to) ending at a local Pub (location TBC) at approx 15:00 for tea/coffee before departing for home.

Please contact the Events co-ordinator by 31st July if you are interested in attending so catering requirements can be finalised.

Further information will be posted here when available.

Silverstone Festival (23/24/25 Aug)

www.silverstone.co.uk/events/silverstone-festival

The three day Silverstone Festival (previously the ‘Silverstone Classic’) with a club display stand in amonst the many car club displays at this amazing classic, performance, racing car event. Tickets area available for General Entry (park in public car parks and walk in); Camping (stay/park at Silverstone’s camp sites and walk in) or for displaying your Cobra on the club’s stand within the circuit infield area.

Member’s Cobras can join the Cobra display by buying tickets using our club’s discount codes (one for pre 1984 cars and one for 1984 on cars – slightly cheaper for pre 1984 cars to encourage older classics to the event). Displaying Cobras are expected to be parked up on the club stand by 10:00 and leave after 17:00 (to minimise pedestrians/moving cars interface, however this is guidance only). Car Display Discount tickets provide infield passes for one vehicle and two people per ticket.

Please contact the club Events Co-ordinator at for the club’s discount codes in order to join the club display parking area (Cobras only).

Booking process:

  • Obtain the discount codes from the events organiser
  • Select your required tickets at www.silverstone.co.uk/events/silverstone-festival/ticket-types/car-clubs and enter the club code in the field provided (red box) and click ‘book now’.
  • Click ‘buy’ for your required tickets, then select ‘quantity’ required and ‘add’ to add to basket.
  • Check your selection and click ‘buy now’ at the bottom of the page to enter you payment details.
  • Tickets, site map and display vehicle passes will be sent to members via 1st class post within 2 weeks of the event.
  • Our club’s allocated display area will be signposted at the Event (site contact will be Graham Heatrick).

Newark Kit Car Festival, Newark on Trent (21/22 Sept):

www.newarkkitcarfestival.co.uk

The club has an official club stand at this event for both days (Sat 21st and Sun 22nd Sept). Please book your own entry tickets on the event’s website.