Newly hosted at beautiful Blenheim Palace, The UK’s most exclusive automotive & lifestyle extravaganza, Salon Privé, is shaping up to be the most successful event in its 10-year history.
This three-day event starting 3rd September has something for everyone – car enthusiasts are catered for as are fashionistas and beyond.
Included in the line-up are twenty-one premium motor manufacturer displays ; sixty-nine Pirelli Prestige & Performance entries; and no less than twenty-three luxury brand retail marquees.
One such event is the Concours - a sociable, glamour-packed occasion where collectors and friends meet to indulge their automotive passion.
Once again, this year’s Concours includes some of best and rarest classic cars and motorcycles from around the world. One of the top three global Concours events, cars enlisted include the Bentley Speed Six (Old Number Three), an exquisite Ferrari 250 “Tour De France” and a beautiful E-Type famously owned by Diana Ross.
No less than sixty-nine of the world’s most exquisite cars will be on display.
Boodles Ladies’ Day
And it doesn’t stop there. Salon Privé holds the popular Boodles Ladies’ Day on Friday 4th September. Combining stunning jewellery, elegant dresses and magnificent hats and hair pieces, the Boodles Ladies’ Day is a glamorous event amid the sea of car interest , and has become a very firm fixture on the social calendar in its own right.
Luxury lifestyle exhibitors
The Luxury Retail Village is an expanding feature of this year’s event with twenty-three carefully selected luxury brands attending, including elegant Italian menswear firm Canali and gunsmiths Ray Ward. Also featuring is Jetfly Aviation, the European leader in the shared ownership of turboprop aircraft, while Noblekey design and produce luxury keys for cars, yacht, aircraft and property.
GREAT Britain campaign
Salon Privé has teamed up with the GREAT Britain campaign this year, the Government’s high-profile and international marketing initiative, to showcase Britain as a world leader in creativity, industry, tourism, and education.
As part of the campaign, Salon Privé will host a special viewing of ‘GREAT Creations’, a unique exhibition bringing the variety of UK creativity to life. Covering a wide spectrum of topics, ranging from a specially designed Aston Martin Rapide S to a unique GREAT Mulberry handbag, the exhibition will proudly display the very best of what Britain has to offer.
And the world-class attractions do not stop there. For car fans there are seven unique concept vehicles on display, five ultra-rare hypercars and thirteen classic car dealers presenting a mouth-watering selection of vehicles for sale. And all this is on offer alongside an incredible classic car auction offering sixty-five vehicles worth in excess of £12 million.
“We are thrilled that we have so much to offer visitors to this year’s Salon Privé. Not only do we have a more impressive line-up of cars, both classic and super, than ever before, but we also have a wonderful array of lifestyle exhibitors to entice those interested in the good things in life,” commented Andrew Bagley, Salon Privé managing director.