[Meet] Players Classic @ Goodwood

2 Posted by - June 11, 2013 - Meets, Photos, Stance

On Saturday 8th June, Players Show made the trip from North Weald Airfield to the famous Goodwood Circuit for a new show: Players Classic.

Players Classic

I’ve covered a lot of  car shows and meets over the years but this was my first visit to any of the Players events and the level of quality on display blew me away.

Kenwood Beetle

Show cars at Players Classic

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Hiding Porker

There are no club stands here. Your car is either hand picked to be in the showcase, or you’re left out in the car park.

Speed Hunters paddock

Speedhunters were in residence in the paddock area drawing big crowds all day with two of their drivers.

Speedhunters at Players Classic

Aston Martin V12

Aston Martin brought along a couple toys too.

Bryn's Volvo

Commentator extroadinare Bryn also had his infamous Volvo in the paddock.

Mad Mike at Players Classic

Fredric Aasbø's GT-86

Mike Mike was on hand in the “Bad Bull” RX-8 to take part in the drift demo alongside Fredric Aasbø in his epic GT-86

Fredric Aasbø drifting at Goodwood

Mad Mike and Fredric Aasbø drifting at Goodwood

This was the first time drifting has been allowed on the hallowed circuit and Fred and Mike made the most of it!

Tidy Audi RS3

VW campers at Players Classic

Classic Ford at Players Classic

The show is VAG heavy but there were still some classics on show.

Forge Mk1 Golf

The sponsors put on a good showing to, with Forge bringing their bonkers Golf.

Airlift Performance

And Airlift Performance supplied the lows.

Photography and words: Simon Pow