A great day at Castle Hill Car Festival

Cars of every eye-catching hue were at the Castle Hill Car Festival in Filleigh during the weekend.

Cars of every eye-catching hue were at the Castle Hill Car Festival in Filleigh during the weekend. Picture: Andrew Petty. - Credit: Andrew Petty

Competition winner has a fantastic time at motoring event thanks to Park Lane Wealth Management and the North Devon Gazette.

Competition winner Scott Malcolm prepares to enjoy his Ferrari track experience.

Competition winner Scott Malcolm prepares to enjoy his Ferrari track experience. - Credit: Archant

A motoring enthusiast and the winner of our Castle Hill Car Festival competition was delighted with his action-packed VIP prize when he went to the event on Saturday.

Competition winner Scott Malcolm prepares to enjoy his Ferrari track experience.

Competition winner Scott Malcolm prepares to enjoy his Ferrari track experience. - Credit: Archant

Scott Malcolm from Swimbridge together with family and friends had a great time courtesy of the prize donated by Park Lane Wealth Management, also one of the event sponsors.

A scenes from the Castle Hill Car Festival at Filliegh. Picture: Graham Harris.

A scenes from the Castle Hill Car Festival at Filliegh. Picture: Graham Harris. - Credit: Archant

Hosted at the Filleigh estate of Lord and Lady Arran, the festival was a must for petrol heads and car fans everywhere, as sleek classics rubbed shoulders with turn-charged supercars.

A scenes from the Castle Hill Car Festival at Filliegh. Picture: Graham Harris.

A scenes from the Castle Hill Car Festival at Filliegh. Picture: Graham Harris. - Credit: Archant

Scott’s prize included a helicopter ride plus a Ferrari track experience, as well as prime position for displays including the Abarth stunt plane.

Cars of every eye-catching hue were at the Castle Hill Car Festival in Filleigh during the weekend.

Cars of every eye-catching hue were at the Castle Hill Car Festival in Filleigh during the weekend. Picture: Andrew Petty. - Credit: Andrew Petty


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In between there was the chance to browse more than 1,000 vehicles, trade stalls, as well as visit the Top Gear Experience and watch the Track Sprint Challenge as owners put their cars through their paces.

“It was a fantastic day,” said Scott, who was able to take six family and friends with him.

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“Marc Payne of Park Lane Wealth Management gave me two VIP family tickets, which was really kind of them. The highlight for me was probably the Ferrari, as I am a massive car enthusiast and go to a lot of VW meets, so the whole was really up my street.”

* CLICK on the gallery link to the top right of this page to see more pictures from the event.

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