Blogs

Keep up to date with the latest developments at the Yorkshire Motorsport Festival with the articles below.

DISCOVER THE ALL NEW YARIS CROSS - AN AUTHENTIC URBAN ADVENTURER

Here at RRG Huddersfield Toyota, we are delighted to be attending the first Yorkshire Motorsport Festival.

The Benjafield Bentleys are coming!

Yorkshire Motorsports Festival is thrilled to have the Benjafield’s Racing Club joining us at the Festival.

The Hawk has landed

The eagle-eyed should be able to spot the fabulous Hawk Stratos which will be on show for the 3 days of the Festival and is just one of the amazing cars on display.

Mini Mania

We have a large gathering of over 50 Minis in the Car Club Paddock, Competitors Paddock and at other areas on the Festival site.

RAGS AND RICHNESS

Dave Carnevale of C&C Textiles is the proud owner and custodian of two 1920’s Albion Trucks.

TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE

Due to heavy traffic this morning there was a glitch in our ticket sales part of the website. This has now been resolved.

National Picnic Week 19th – 27th June 2021

National Picnic Week takes place this June across the UK.

YMSF Update

We have taken the decision to limit the sale of tickets to accommodate a maximum of 4000 per day.

How Green is our Valley

With the recent unseasonably wet weather, Holme Valley is indeed very lush and green.

Featured Trader: Capital Cashmere

Capital Cashmere is a family owned business based in Shropshire.

Crazi-Bugz®

Crazi-Bugz® is the all-electric off-road adventure for pilots aged 6-16 providing the perfect test of skill and coordination combined with great fun and a sense of freedom!

Featured Trader: Tweedy Gromett

Julie Gromett launched her own specialist clothing company Tweedy Gromett after appearing in the second series of the BBC’s Great British Clothing Bee.

RRG Toyota

The RRG Group have represented the Toyota franchise since 1967.

Towndoor

One of the largest supporters at the Festival is Towndoor, a Commercial Property Development and Lettings specialist.

Grantura GEM

This unique 1967 Grantura GEM is a one-off prototype built by Grantura Plastics (a subsidiary of TVR) in Blackpool 1967.

All the way from Wales

Martyn Ferris is bringing this immaculate Renault 5 turbo 2 all the way from South Wales to compete in the Wolfstones Hillclimb.

Land Rover Experience

Land Rover Experience North Yorkshire is based on the stunning Broughton Hall Estate.

Welcome the Jaguar Drivers Club

We’re delighted to welcome members of the Jaguar Drivers Club.

Advanced Ticket Sales Only

Tickets for the Yorkshire Motorsport Festival are available to buy online here on our tickets page.

No Drones or BBQs/Fires allowed

Please be advised that the use of drones at The Yorkshire Motorsport Festival is NOT PERMITTED in any circumstances.

Cheerleaders galore!

Stepping out with Michelle is a dancing school who perform at events and festivals across Yorkshire.

Aztec Oils come on board as Sponsors

It is with great pride that we can announce that Aztec Oils are the official ‘Oil and Lubricant Partner’ for the Yorkshire Motorsport Festival 2021.

Car Club Is Full!

We are very pleased to announce that the Car Club Paddock is now full and we have a great number of cars attending.

Where is the Festival? Holmfirth, HD9 4EB

The Yorkshire Motorsport Festival takes place on a 125 acre site above Meltham and Holmfirth and goes across several fields and hillsides.

Fresh Local Talent: Ellie Telford

Yorkshire Motorsport Festival are proud to feature talented local musician Ellie Telford.

Under 10's go free!

We have tried to make the Festival as accessible and affordable as possible.

Chrome, Power & Design – the World of Nigel's Hot Rods

Extreme power, sleek design and a bit of art thrown in is what to expect at the Festival.

Rebecca's First Race

This will be the first time that Rebecca Brierley from Honley has ever attempted to drive a hill climb, but what she lacks in experience she makes up for in enthusiasm.

Jaguar D Type

How the Famous 4 became 5! 🏁

Trucks Trucks and no more Trucks......!!! We are FULL.

Come and explore the world of Trucks, they keep Britain rolling, from delivering your Corn Flakes to ensuring the food for the BBQ is ready to buy.

Get yer wellies at the ready!

Be Prepared for The Yorkshire Motorsport Festival.

Bolton University stand and McLaren

Students from Bolton University's Motorsport Engineering Degree course will be at the Festival as part of the Palmer Engineering Village.

The Overdrive Club and The Cirrus Buick

Overdrive Club was founded to provide the support required to enjoy the motor car.

No Cash: Contactless Payments Only

As part of our COVID strategy and policy we are operating a NO CASH Festival.

YMSF Covid Safety Measures

We are erring on the side of caution for this year's Festival and taking some extra precautions to ensure the safety of everyone attending the event.

Commentator Andy Talbot

Meet one of our commentators, Andy Talbot, TV narrator, voice artist and writer who is well known in the motoring fraternity.

Special Guest Sarah Crabtree from Bangers & Cash

We are thrilled to welcome Yorkshire lass Sarah Crabtree from UKTV's Bangers & Cash to the Festival as our special guest.

All About Bentley

Friday at the Yorkshire Motorsport Festival is all about Bentley.

Thunderbirds Are Go!

We can now announce that we are officially on schedule to go ahead with the Festival.

Sheep Theatre with - yes! Dancing sheep…

Watch the award-winning Sheep Show – a fun and educational live show of sheep breeds.

Hill Climb Champion Sarah Bosworth

Sarah Bosworth is one of the leading hill climb drivers in the UK, and with her Lotus Elise, has been on the hills since 2004.

We're Good to Go!

We are pleased to announce that we have now received the 'We’re Good To Go’ COVID-19 industry standard.

SCC | Private Members

If aesthetically pleasing supercars are your thing then you are in for a real treat.

Vander's Superheroes Wheel of Death Show

Talk about the WOW factor, this show has the POW Factor! Watch Batman, Superman, Spiderman and Ironman jump, juggle, skip and run in rotating cages high above the ground.

Palmer Foundation Engineering Village

We are very proud to be playing host to the Palmer Foundation’s official launch at the Yorkshire Motorsport Festival this June.

DON'T MISS THIS: The Friday Opening Ceremony 🏁🍾🥂🥂

Start Line Opening Ceremony 8:00am: The Famous Four assemble to the barbers band at the start line. 8:20am: Michelle’s Dance Academy Cheerleaders’ Appearance. Tazio Nuvolari and his Mechanic’s final car check.

Happy Mother's Day!

Give your Mother a special Mother’s Day surprise - come and enjoy the Yorkshire Motorsport Festival!

Concours at the Yorkshire Motorsport Festival

Displaying over the full three days these incredible cars will be in the Concours area of the Festival which is situated below the Palmer Foundation Village.

Benjafield’s are full!

Entry for Friday's Hillclimb oversubscribed.

Aston Martin Mania

As David Brown built his tractor’s just down the road in Meltham, his purchase of Aston Martin and Lagonda were conducted from that very same Yorkshire Office.

Modified Tractors

The Modified Tractors are coming...

Trade Stands Are Now Live!

Applications for Trade Stands are now open for the Yorkshire Motorsport Festival.

The Trucks Are Coming!

What an incredible response we are having for the spectacular Truck display that will take place at the Festival!

Ian Kebbell‘s Mini Re-Build

Everyone is truly gearing up for the Festival.

Ford GT40

Everyone is gearing up for the Hillclimb - this GT40 is just heading off to be race prepared by Gary Spencer.

Celebrate The Bentley Centenary at YMSF

We are proud to welcome the Benjafield’s Racing Club to celebrate a 100 years of Bentley and the 100 years of Hillclimbing in the Holmfirth area.