Welcome to the TR Drivers Club website!
This is the ‘official’ website of the TR Drivers Club and caters for all enthusiasts of the Triumph TR Sports car range, from TR2 to TR8. We have a large and active membership spread across the United Kingdom and beyond. It is run on a voluntary basis, by true enthusiasts...who live, breathe and eat TRs!
Bullet Rally - Cancelled
Owing to the host hotel being sold and neither the original owners nor the new owners letting us know, we have just discovered that our booking has not been honoured and with no alternative venue offering the same dates we have unfortunately had to cancel this event. We are currently hoping to re-
TR Drivers National Weekend - 29th June to 1st July
This year the National Weekend is again being held at the British Motor Museum at Gaydon.
The dates of the weekend are the 29th June to 1st July. On Friday from 4pm those who wish to camp for the weekend can arrive and set up camp within the grounds of the museum. On Saturday 30th June we have a day of Triumph based activities. There is sumptuous road run through the Warwickshire countryside, over c40 miles of rolling countryside, created by local hero David Johnson. There will be evening activities to entertain those camping in the grounds.
On Sunday 1st July the British Motor Museum host the annual BMC & Leyland show and we will be taking part in this major event with our Built not Bought / Bought not Built National themed National day.
There is an array of mint restorations and rolling project planned for the display and there will of course be the usual informal concourse amongst other activities.
A real enthusiasts' Show celebrating the vehicles produced by BMC, British Leyland, The Rover Group and pre-BMC group. There will be cars, commercials and military vehicles on display, giving you the chance to see all sizes of vehicle from a Morris Mini Minor through to the large Rover 800s.
Convoys from the BMW MINI plant in Cowley and MG Longbridge factory will finish their respective runs at the Museum as they have done in previous years.
There are a number of options:
If you want to camp for the weekend it is a flat £25.00 charge whether you stay on Friday and Saturday or just the Saturday, this can be paid via our website using the National Booking tab above.
There is no access to the camping area until 4pm on the Friday.
The costs of the National Weekend is per car and two passengers.
If you book in advance via the British Motor Museum website using the TR Drivers discount code the cost is £9.00 for the weekend with access to the museum on Saturday and Sunday. Use the promotional Code is TR2018
If you want to come just on the Sunday in your TR book in advance using the BMC and Leyland Show vehicle entry form on the middle two pages of this issue of the TR Driver and it is £7.00.
You can also order up to two additional individual passes (for passengers), at £8.00 each. An individual pass gives entry to the show and the British Motor Museum.
If you do not book in advance the cost is £14.00 per person per day.
Advance booking must be done by 29th June 2018 to get the discounted entry prices.
See you there. Simon Bryan and Garry Yorke
Upcoming TR Drivers Club National Club events
30th June - 1st July 2018 - TR Drivers Club National Weekend at Gaydon
1st-3rd September 2018 - Blackpool Bright Lights Run
9-11th November 2018 - NEC Classic Car Show at Birmingham NEC - pay at the gate or buy advance tickets from the NEC
Stoneleigh 2018 pictures
Coventry Motofest 2018 pictures