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GENERAL INFORMATION


HISTORIC WINTON - HONOURING THE PAST

37th Historic Winton, Winton Motor Raceway, Benalla, Vic

  • Friday 24, Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 May 2013
  • The Older The Better, Our Cars Are Our Stars!
  • Historic Winton, Australia’s largest and most popular all-historic motor race meeting, presents a weekend of non-stop racing featuring over 400 historic racing cars and motorbikes from the 1920s to the 1980s.
  • If you have a classic or special-interest car or bike, you’re welcome to join the spectator car park display on the Saturday or Sunday.

Celebrations in 2013 include plenty of birthdays:

  • Historic Winton, Australia’s largest and most popular all-historic motor race meeting, presents a weekend of non-stop racing featuring over 400 historic racing cars and motorbikes from the 1920s to the 1980s. Celebrations in 2013 include significant milestones:
  • 110 years of Buick, Standard and Vauxhall
  • 100 years of Morris
  • 80 years of Railton
  • 60 years since the 1st Redex Trial
  • 60 years of Lightburn Zeta, Sunbeam Alpine, FJ Holden and Triumph TR2
  • 50 years since the 1st Bathurst
  • 50 years of EH Holden, Lamborghini and Honda
  • 40 years of Leyland P76

Historic Winton highlights include:

  • Shannons Classic Car Park featuring car and bike club displays
  • Spectator access to the Competition Paddock with fabulous old racing machines on open display
  • A selection of Minervas
  • Veteran and vintage cycle-cars
  • If you have a classic or special-interest car or bike, join the spectator car park display.


Raceway entry fees: Sat $20, Sun $30, Competition paddock $5,

  • Children 14 and under n/c.
  • Public enquiries: Noel Wilcox ph 03 5428 2689
  • email noelwilcox@rocketmail.com


Sunday 26 May 2013

  • Join a special display on Sunday 26th May incorporating:
  • Historic Commercial & Military Vehicles - free entry for vehicles 50 years and older
  • Aussie Ute gathering for pre-1975 vehicles - great trophies awarded
  • Classic Car Show for veteran and vintage, sports and classics, hot rods and customs, street machines, commercial and motor bikes.

     

Friday 24 May 2013 - Benalla & District Classic Car & Motorbike Tour

Be part of the Benalla & District Classic Car & Motorbike Tour assembling 9am on Friday 24 May at the Benalla Art Gallery. Red plate vehicles welcome. The tour concludes with a 'Shine & Show' display outside the Benalla Civic Centre from 3-5pm. Further information, phone Graeme McDonald on 0417 306 332. Proudly supported by the RACV, Benalla Rural City Council and The Austin 7 Club, organisers of Historic Winton.


Date

Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 May 2013 (Friday 24th - Private Practice)(Club Plate Scheme event)

Venue

Winton Motor Raceway (Map)- Old Hume Highway 200k North of Melbourne (10k North of Benalla)

Features

Admittance

Saturday

$20.00 - Children under 14 Free

Sunday

$30.00 - Children under 14 Free

Pits

$5.00

Programme

$5.00

Race Times

Saturday - 18 Events

Racing starts 1.00 PM - Official Practice from 9.00 PM

Sunday - 29 Events

Racing starts 9.00 AM - Racing all day

Catering

Full catering is available at the circuit - Kiosks, Liquor, Indoor restaurant.

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Accommodation

The area around "Historic Winton" is a lovely place to stay. We like to see people make a weekend of it. Early booking is recommended. Click here for our accommodation list

Camping is available at the circuit. Nothing flash, but only $15.00 Per Adult.

Officials

Who can be an official?

For certain tasks, anyone can be an official at the event. If you do not have an officials licence, you can be
issued with a trainee licence for the event. 
Contact the organisers on 03 54282689 if you wish to be involved.

Transport

Benalla Taxis

03 5762 3333

Train timetable

Further assistance phone 136 196