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Brit & Euro Classic Car Show 2022

Sunday 06 March 2022

EVENT CANCELLED because of Covid-19 Traffic Light settings- At RED LEVEL


A popular, family-friendly and free-entry East Auckland community event in Howick’s 175th anniversary year will be the annual Brit & Euro Classic Car Show.

Recognising the special anniversary year, the Howick 175 logo is already being incorporated into the show’s advertising and promotional material.

Car show organisers are working with the Howick Village Business Association to promote a wonderful community celebration weekend, with the World Street Eats event in Picton Street and Howick Village on Saturday, March 5, and the classic car show on Sunday, March 6, at Lloyd Elsmore Park in Pakuranga.

A special theme for the Brit & Euro Classic Car show will be the showcasing of Microcars, and other smaller cars, with three or four wheels and, an engine size smaller than 750cc (46 cubic inch).

Specific types of microcars include bubble cars, cycle cars, invacar, quadricycles, and voiturettes, made under the following marques:

AC Petite, Aixam, Arbarth, Autobianchi, Bamby, Bianchi, Berkeley, Bond Minicar, Bond Bug, BMW 600, BMW Isetta, Brutsch Mopetta, Citroën 2CV, Fiat 126, Fiat 500, Fiat 600, Frisky, Fuldamobil, Goggomobil, Heinkel, Invacar, Kleinwagon, Kleinschnittger, Ladybird, Lomax, Lloyd, Maico, Messerschmitt, Multipla, NSU Prinz, Peel, Piaggio, Reliant, Rodley, Scammell, Scootacar, Smart Roadster, Spatz, Spider, Targa, Trabant, Triking, Trojan, Unicar, Velorex, Velam, Vespa, Zundapp. 

Smaller cars are making a global comeback, so don’t miss out viewing this creative display.

Entry to the classic car show is free, thanks to the good work of sponsors, the Howick Local Board, Times Media and Newspapers, Protecta Insurance and NZ Classic Driver magazine. The Brit & Euro Classic Car Show is now the largest free community event in East Auckland, with many local organisations involved, including: Howick Historical Village, Howick Community MenZshed, LifeGrowth Community Trust, Pakuranga United Rugby Club, Rotary Clubs of East Auckland, East FM radio, Howick Pakuranga Community Patrol, East Auckland Lions Club, Trinity Scouts, Ormiston and Te Puru Venturers, Pakuranga Girl Guides, NZ Warbirds, and Pakuranga Park Village.

About $7000 is raised by these community groups during the car show day. The Auckland Brit & Euro Classic Car Show is therefore very much for the community and by the community.

See you on Sunday, March 6, 2022, 10am to 3pm. Entry is free. 

More information is at www.briteurocarshow.nz and on Facebook.

Sunday 06 March 2022 - 10am to 3pm

Lloyd Elsmore Park, Pakuranga

Entry is Free