Event Details

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  • Venue: Olympia

A NEW ULTRA LUXURY LIFESTYLE EVENT. 

FOR THOSE PASSIONATE ABOUT DISCOVERING, INVESTING IN, ENJOYING & RACING FINE HISTORIC AUTOMOBILES FROM AROUND THE WORLD.

The Olympia Historic Automobile Fair & Auction, in partnership with COYS, is London’s new ultra-luxury lifestyle event for private owners and collectors looking to acquire their next investment and get the most out of their passion. Set in an intimate and relaxed environment with a sensational back drop of the finest collection of historic, classic and racing cars, the event is blended with a series of branded features to deliver a luxurious experience for visitors.

The event will be held in arguably one of London’s best venues, Grade II listed Olympia in Kensington and Chelsea on 17-19 February 2017.

Last year over 70,000 buyers from over 100 countries experienced a COYS auction, and this new London fair will form a key date in the calendar to kick off the 2017 season.

Mercedes Benz 300 SL Gullwing, San Marino

The Coys auction at Olympia Historic Automobile Fair & Auction will see over 100 fine historic automobiles go under the hammer. Access to the auction is included in all general show tickets.

Visitors to the Champagne Preview on Friday 17th February (6-9pm) will be able to enjoy an exclusive preview of the cars going to auction.

To book your tickets please click here.

Founded in 1919, Coys auctions are synonymous with fine vintage, classic and speciality cars. Coys auctions are headline events in the classic car world, and are led by a team of experts who have established close associations with the foremost collectors and dealers. Consequently, Coys source the most exceptional cars, with carefully researched provenance that gives discerning and demanding buyers the confidence to choose a Coys auction event to source their next investment.

“Coys was founded in Queens Gate Mews, South Kensington, in 1919, and it is with great emotion that we return
to the town of our birth, and the great facility that is Kensington Olympia for the Historic Automobile Fair and Auction.”

Chris Routledge
Coys – CEO

Maserati 300S Sports racing car from the 1950’s driving in the 2001 Mille Miglia.. Image shot 2001. Exact date unknown.

AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE FOR CLASSIC CAR OWNERS

The Olympia Historic Automobile Fair & Auction, in partnership with renowned auction house Coys. Providing a wealth of information and guidance on the world of historic automobiles, the Fair will allow visitors to look, touch and feel some of the world’s most breath-taking marques as well as heed advice from the specialists and experts behind building and restoring them. From concours restoration to provenance, whether you’re thinking of buying with the aim to enter the exciting world of classic racing or interested to know how to maximise your investment, this event will provide you a place to both indulge in your passions and acquire your next historic automobile.

Olympia Historic will also play host to a raft of unique and exciting features such as The Fine Watch Room with Vintage & Prestige, The Whisky Exchange Masterclasses and The Classic Car Rally Talk Theatre, plus The Restoration Showcase supported by leading Ferrari restorer Barkaways, Mercedes Benz restoration specialist, Hilton and Moss and Bugatti experts Ivan Dutton. Alongside the Fair, the Auction will see more than 100 fine historic automobiles go under the hammer with Coys.