E-type Events Calendar

The E-type Club is pleased to be able to bring you a range of UK & International Club events

 

2022

16-20   Keukenhof Tour

April 2023

5-16      La Rioja & Spanish          
                 Laplands Tour 

October 2023

2024

11-17  Cotswolds & New Forest Tour

16-28  NEWNorway – the Midnight
                    Sun Tour

June 2023

5-11     Channel Islands Shakedown
                 Tour

7-23     Scottish Islands & Highlands
                 Rally

21-27   Northumberland Tour

May 2023

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CMC Technical Seminar

October 8

Hosted by CMC at their Bridgnorth premises, the day will begin at 10am and finish around 4pm.

£35 per person.

Technical Sessions

Panel:

  • Panel gapping and setting correctly, including shut lines, lock/latch setting effect of seals and how to achieve best shut lines/operation.

  • Correct assembly/build technique of  Jaguar E type/XK and monocoque cars. And the importance of correct assembly/welding.

  • Welding methods and technique. Importance of correct procedure for a given panel.

  • Panel forming, wheeling and basic hand shaping.

 

Detailing/vehicle care:

  • Polishing and rejuvenation of old and modern paint finishes.

  • Detailing of interior, exterior, underside and wheels on classic and modern cars.

  • Final protective coatings. Benefits/drawbacks of alternate products. Where and when to use the correct product for an individuals needs.

  • General good care of your vehicles finish, interior, exterior underside etc….

  • Paint faults and finishes.

 

General mechanical/Axle & Gearbox:

  • General maintenance. Importance of correct servicing, oils and products in your classic.

  • Gearbox/drive train and differential fundamentals, operation, faults and fixes.

  • Preparing your car for winter storage/use.

  • Recommissioning your car from winter storage.

 

Engine/tuning (this will be based on and around our Hub Dyno):

  • Importance of correct carburettor and timing set up, air fuel ration and how to set.

  • General tuning/set up of carburettor engine cars.

  • Fuel injection systems, modern cars and retro-fit to classics.

  • Ethanol in fuels.​

Organised by Club HQ

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Keukenhof Tour

April 16-28 

We’ll be visiting the Keukenhof Gardens – one of the most beautiful spring gardens in the world. More than seven million tulips, daffodils and hyacinths spread their colours and fragrance over more than 32 hectares. There are seven inspirational gardens where you can get ideas and discover the latest gardening trends, and pavilions that feature 30 alternating flower and plant shows.

 

  • Five days, four nights

  • two tulip runs to historic and scenic locations which include Hoorn, De Rijp, Edam, Zaanse Schans

  • Three course dinners and breakfast each day

  • Coffee stops

  • Comprehensive tour book, rally plate

Organised by Backwater Tours

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Andalucia Tour

October 10-20

Andalucia is an exceptional region with breath-taking scenery, wonderful history and distinctive culture. It is a place of legends, ancient civilizations, amazing monuments and great food.

Classics on the Road, together with the Jaguar E-type and  XK Clubs take you on a spectacular journey throughout this amazing land where Phoenicians, Romans, Visigoths, Muslims, Jews and Christians have all left their legacy.

The never-ending olive fields will be on the itinerary, and the tour will mix great drives on uncrowded back roads with private visits including an olive mill, a private horse show, a sherry winery, the Alhambra in Granada, the white villages, a flamenco show at a gipsy cave and much more.

Organised by Classics on the Road

Evening view of the Alhambra palace
 

Scottish Islands & Highlands Rally

May 7-23

​More details to follow shortly.

Organised by ClassicRallyPress 

Glen Coe, Scotland

2023

 
 

Channel Island Shakedown Tour

May 5-11

This six-day / five-night tour is based on Guernsey and Jersey, with three tulip runs and includes dinner and breakfast every day.

 

You will stay two nights at the St Pierre Park Hotel & Spa in Guernsey and three nights at the Greenhills Country House Hotel in Jersey.

What's Included

  • Lunch and Coffee stops

  • Three course dinner and breakfast each day

  • Comprehensive tour, book rally plate

  • Restricted group size

  • Three scenic Tulip Runs

Organised by Backwater Tours

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Liege-Brescia-Liege Rally

​More details to follow shortly.

Organised by ClassicRallyPress 

July 13-23

 

La Rioja & Spanish Laplands Tour

Details to follow.

Organised by Classics on the Road

October 5-16

Northumberland Tour

Additional Dates: July 23-29

A luxury escorted self-drive tour based at two great locations: Matfen near Hexham, and Doxford near Alnwick, where the landscape is criss-crossed with blissfully quiet country roads
with very little traffic. 

 

  • Seven days, six nights

  • Five runs - two each at both locations and one between hotels.

  • Three course dinners and breakfast each day

  • Coffee stops

  • Comprehensive tour book, rally plate

Organised by Backwater Tours

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NEW: Norway – The Midnight Sun Tour

June 16–28

Norway is a wonderful country for a road trip, with a landscape that includes fjords, mountains, waterfalls, and glaciers.

The Jaguar E-type and XK Clubs are designing, in conjunction with Classics on the Road, an exclusive tour that will take in the best of Norway, with carefully designed itineraries, well-selected hotels and planned activities – taking in some of the most spectacular roads in Europe.

You can register your interest in this tour by following the link below. Full information and booking form will be available shortly.

​Organised by Classics on the Road

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2024

 
 

Mycenaean-Minoan Rally

​More details to follow shortly.

Organised by ClassicRallyPress 

E-type on a mountain road in Mycenae

April 7-25

Cotswolds and New Forest Tour

June 11-17

This seven day/six nights tour will take you beyond the usual tourist roads and leave you with memories of these beautiful areas. It takes in a wide variety of scenic country lanes and historic places. Dinners and breakfast every day and three lunches in interesting locations.

 

  • Seven days, six nights

  • four runs two each at both locations.

  • Three course dinners and breakfast each day

  • Coffee stops

  • Comprehensive tour book, rally plate

Organised by Backwater Tours

A road through the New Forest

Northumberland Tour

May 21-27

Due to popular demand, additional dates have been added – see here.

 

A luxury escorted self-drive tour based at two great locations: Matfen near Hexham, and Doxford near Alnwick, where the landscape is criss-crossed with blissfully quiet country roads with very little traffic. 

  • Seven days, six nights

  • Five runs - two each at both locations and one between hotels.

  • Three course dinners and breakfast each day

  • Coffee stops

  • Comprehensive tour book, rally plate

​Organised by Backwater Tours - paul@backwatertours.co.uk

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