Tag Archives: Beaulieu

Elvis car rocks up at Beaulieu

A LITTLE bit of Elvis has entered the room! Or to be a little more precise, one of his cars. And the room in question is the National Motor Museum. The music legend’s 1977 Cadillac Seville is the latest exhibit to go on display at Beaulieu. The car was purchased and driven by the King […]

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Beaulieu

Beaulieu and bikes… the perfect mix

WITH the hot weather forecast to hang around for a while yet, it’s time to get out on your bike and soak up the sun… and the miles. If you are in the area, or fancy travelling from farther afield, why not pay a visit to the Motorcycle Ride-in Day at Beaulieu this weekend? The […]

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Top Gear's P45

Top Gear’s P45 micro car parks itself in a new home!

AFTER his epic failure in his bid to secure funding from the Dragon’s Den millionaires, Jeremy Clarkson has sent his weird but wonderful P45 “city car” to Beaulieu where it will join the Top Gear display. In the first episode of the 19th series of Top Gear, Clarkson returned to our screens at full throttle […]

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Taste of French

Ooh, la, la, it’s a taste of French motoring

IT has a French name and heritage and this year Beaulieu will be presenting an event which sees it returning to its roots. The National Motor Museum is holding its first Simply French rally in its grounds on Sunday, July 8. The theme event is designed to be a great day out for Francophiles and […]

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Ron Weasley in flying visit to Beaulieu museum

Ron Weasley is reunited with his flying car at Beaulieu Motor Museum. ONE of the Harry Potter stars, Rupert Grint, paid a surprise visit to the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu this week to see the ‘Flying’  Ford Anglia which featured in the second film of the Harry Potter series,‘Chamber of Secrets. The car is […]

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MoTs for veteran cars may become a thing of the past

Pictured leaving the Palace of Westminster in Lord Montagu’s 1914 Rolls Royce Alpine Eagle from the National Motor Museum collection, are Lord Montagu of Beaulieu (front driving), Minister Mike Penning MP (front passenger), Rt Hon Greg Knight MP (rear). CARS made before the war may not need to have a MoT test for much longer […]

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Three wise men’s cars join Top Gear exhibition

Top Gear’s “three wise men” discuss their route across the Middle East. TOP Gear fans can now see the cars from The Three Wise Men Christmas Special, in the World of Top Gear exhibition at Beaulieu. For this year’s adventure, the Top Gear producers sent presenters Jeremy, Richard and James on their most dangerous challenge […]

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