Event Information

The Motor Sport Hall of Fame is held at the exclusive Royal Automobile Club, and attracts some of the greatest international names from the world of motorsport. The ceremony is now an established fixture in the motor racing calendar, with 2016’s event seeing Tom Kristensen, Derek Bell, Jackie Stewart, David Brabham and Eric Bana in attendance.

On the 7 June 2017 our exclusive annual event will welcome the class of 2017 inductees into the Motor Sport Hall of Fame. The star-studded awards ceremony will take place at the stunning surroundings of the Royal Automobile Club at Woodcote Park, in Epsom, Surrey.

The illustrious Hall of Fame awards dinner enables you to mix with stars and industry leaders from across the motor racing world and with only 150 tickets available to members of the public it is the perfect place to rub shoulders with an array of motor sport luminaries.

 

Venue

ROYAL AUTOMOBILE CLUB

Woodcote Park

Wilmerhatch Lane

Epsom, Surrey KT18 7EW

Tel. 01372 229266

www.royalautomobileclub.co.uk

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Event Timings

Motor Sport Hall of Fame Awards:

Wednesday, 7 June - the event starts at 18:30 with a Champagne and canapé reception. Carriages at 23:30.

Details of the awards running order to follow.

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Dress code

The dress code for the evening is Black Tie.

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Directions to the Royal Automobile Club:

National Rail

Epsom station; trains depart every 30 minutes from both London Waterloo and Victoria.

By Car from the M25

Leave the M25 at junction 9 and follow signs for A243 (A24) to Epsom. Take the A24 to Epsom and follow this road through Ashtead Village. Turn right on the A24 (signposted Epsom Downs) into Woodcote Side. When the road bends take the immediate right and then turn right into Wilmerhatch Lane. Follow this road and you will see the clubhouse gates on your left.

By Car from Epsom

Follow the A24 towards Dorking from Epson town centre. When you reach the traffic lights opposite a BP petrol station, turn left into Woodcote Road. Follow the road through to Wilmerhatch Lane. The Clubhouse gates are on your left.

Shuttle bus and taxis to the station

At the end of the evening, there will be a shuttle bus to take guests either to Epsom train station/Travel Lodge or the Holiday Inn. There will also be plenty of taxis on hand.

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Voting

This year's ceremony will induct worthy stars from Formula 1, sports car racing, motorcycling and US motor sport. You decide which great figures from the past and present join the 34 current members of our Hall of Fame, which was founded in 2010. Click here to vote.

2017 also sees two new exciting categories; the Hall of Fame Motor Sport Trophy: an award given to a motor racing personality celebrating outstanding achievement and the Breakthrough Award: an award given to a previously little-known driver or rider who has recently achieved stand-out success in their field of motor sport.

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Accommodation

Hotels near to the venue include Holiday Inn Express, Travel Lodge and Denbies Wine Estate.

Guests staying at the Holiday Inn and the Travel Lodge will receive a complimentary shuttle bus from the RAC from 11pm onwards.

Holiday Inn Express London - Epsom Downs

Langley Vale Road, Epsom, Surrey KT18 5LG, UK Tel. 01372 755200

Denbies Wine Estate

London Road, Dorking, Surrey, RH5 6AA Tel. 01306 876616

Premier Inn Epsom Central

2-4 St. Margaret Drive | Off Dorking Road, Epsom KT18 7LB, England Tel. 0871 527 8376

Chalk Lane Hotel

Epsom, Surrey KT18 7BB Tel. 01372 721179

Travel Lodge Epsom Central

Hudson House Station Approach, Epsom KT19 8DJ, England Tel. 0871 984 8484

Woodlands Park Hotel

Woodlands Lane, Stoke D'Abernon, Cobham, KT11 3QB Tel. 0845 072 7581 and 01372 843933

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