The VMCC Festival Of 1000 Bikes 13/14 July 2013 with Michelin - Enduro Tyres

The VMCC Festival Of 1000 Bikes 13/14 July 2013 with Michelin


The public track sessions for the for the VMCC Festival of “1206 Bikes” sold out in record time again this year & 1206 bikes is exactly the amount of road & race machines that will be taking to the track over the weekend of 13/14 July 2013 at Mallory Park!


This incredible figure only tells part of the story as it doesn’t even include the full list of Star Riders riding their genuine works machines at this Year’s event within our World famous “Past Masters” feature on Sunday 14th July 2013.

This year we have some very exciting new features and notable happenings*-

Courtesy ofMichelin1987 500cc GP World ChampionWayne Gardnerwill be riding a genuine works Honda RS500 & the incredible line up who will be out on track also includes (amongst others):-

AlanCarter,John “Mooneyes”Cooper,CarlFogarty,MickGrant,NeilHodgson,NickJefferies,TepiLansivuori,RobMcElnea,JohnMcGuinness,ChasMortimer,TrevorNation,PhilRead,JimRedman,MichaelRutter,TonyRutter,TerryRymer,ChristianSarron, SteveSpray, NeilTuxworth, JamieWhitham, CharlieWilliams &StanWoods.

*John McGuiness will be riding the ex Tommy Robb Honda RC163

*Special guest appearances from Roger Marshal, Sam & Alex Lowes & Tommy Robb

*New Grid Interview feature with all the stars prior to their ride at 2.10pm on Sunday 14th July.

*Foggy & Whitham only special “Past Masters” track feature.

*”Best of the British Championship Years” with old rivals The Norton Rotaries & the Loctite Yamahas in a special “Past Masters” track feature (including the return of Rob McElnea)!  


Starting with some great Entertainment on the evening of Fri 12th July the weekend includes-  

Motorcycle Track Sessions

1206Classic Road (Saturday 13th) & Race (Sunday 14th) Machines on track!

The Michelin Past Masters Avenue-Meet The Stars!

The Michelin Past Masters Avenue in the race paddock is the place to meet all the star riders & see their bikes on display. There will be personal appearances by all the star riders throughout the weekend at the Michelin Unit within this area (see event website for times). Michelin will also have a selection of tyres for sale/fitment via the Michelin/Protyre unit which is also situated within the Race Paddock.

Pre-65 Trial

A pre-65 Trial run on Sat 13th July starting at 11.00am


A straight line demo Sprint on Sun 14th July on Mallory Parks start/finish straight starting at 12.30pm

The Avenue of Clubs & Huge Trade & Autojumble Area.

54 Club displays + a huge Trade/Jumble area-Sat & Sun.


Great entertainment will be provided in the VMCC “Big Top” & Real Ale Bar starting on Friday 12th July & throughout the weekend including-

Live Band- Back again by popular demand “house band”Chaserwill be covering all your classic rock favourites on the“Classic Racer Magazine Stage”.

Stars on Stage- Extended by 30 minutes the popularinterview feature with “Past Masters” Wayne Gardner, Carl Fogarty, Jamie Whitham, Neil Hodgson & Christian Sarron will now start on Saturday 13th July at 6.00pm till 7.30pm on the “Classic Racer Magazine Stage”.

Stunt show- The Two Brothers Racing Stunt Show-Fri & Sat 7.30pm-8.00pm (Stebbe Straight).

Full event details can be found on the new dedicated event website


The VMCC Festival of 1000 Bikes is run in association with our event partners Footman James Insurance Brokers, Michelin Tyre PLC, Bonhams Auctioneers, Mortons Media, The National Motorcycle Museum & Norton Motorcycles UK.