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WIN a pair of Sunday admission tickets to the Brands Hatch Festival of Porsche on the 21st September!

Porsche Restoration Competition

This year Porsche is celebrating ’40 years of Turbo’ – four decades since the introduction of the first Porsche production car, equipped with a turbo engine.

To celebrate the entry of our 1981 Porsche 924 Carrera GT we are holding our own competition to WIN a pair of Sunday admission tickets to the Brands Hatch Festival of Porsche on the 21st September!

All you need to do is share the competition Facebook post, re-tweet the competition tweet or sign up for our newsletter here.

We will be drawing the winner on September 1st Good luck!

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The 2014 restoration competition update

This year Porsche is celebrating ‘40 years of Turbo’ – four decades since the introduction of the first Porsche production car, equipped with a turbo engine.

Last year together with the Porsche Centre Silverstone, Elite Motors Bodyshop completed the highly intricate, full restoration of a 1984 911 Carrera 3.2 Cabriolet, as part of the national Porsche restoration competition. As before, the national competition will provide a platform for us to demonstrate our wealth of specialist knowledge, technical skills and experience in repairing, maintaining and caring for Porsche Classic models.

The car for entry into this year’s competition is:

> Model: 924 Carrera GT
> Year of Manufacture: 1981
> Colour: India Red
> Interior colour: Black pinstripe cloth
> Mileage: 73,000

To follow our progress please visit http://restoration.porsche.co.uk

Elite Open Day

Saturday 16 November 2013 11am-4pm

Elite Motors Bodyshop are hosting an open day at their fantastic, state of-the-art repair facility. The event will give you the opportunity to discover the complicated & detailed process a car goes through during repair.

  • Specialists jigs & brackets
  • Refinishing booths & paint system
  • Specialist cabin for aluminium repairs
  • 911 50th anniversary restoration project by Elite Motors Bodyshop & Porsche Centre Silverstone on display by kind permission of PCS
  • Ferraris & historic Volkswagen on display
  • Complimentary vehicle road safety check
  • Senior factory trained technicians on hand to discuss all aspects of your cherished vehicle
  • Charity car wash, silent auction & raffle with proceeds donated to our 2013 charity of the year Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance. Bid for a Porsche Boxster for the weekend* & Porsche Driving Experience**
  • Hog Roast / BBQ & refreshments

Telephone, email or Facebook us now to book your place:
01604 585802 / info@elite-motors.co.uk

*Subject to availability of our Boxster and Cayman demonstrator vehicles. You will need to bring your full driving licence including paper counterpart to drive. Age and licence restrictions apply. The model will be available for collection on Friday and must be returned on Monday morning back to Porsche Centre Silverstone, Old Tiffield Rd, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 6PF

**Entrants must be over 21 and in order to drive, the winner and their guest must meet licence conditions. The prize is for a 90 minute driving experience for two at the Porsche Experience Centre in the model of your choice, subject to vehicle availability.

Arrive Alive!

Saturday 16 November 2013 11am-1pm
(Open Day is 11 – 4pm)

Elite Motors Bodyshop are hosting a driver safety campaign aimed at educating young adults who are recently qualified drivers, or due to start learning, about safer driving at their state-of-the-art repair facility. The event will include:

  • Educational segment from the Police including images/video regarding Road Traffic Accidents (RTA)
  • Educational segment from the Fire & Paramedic Service regarding their role in attending RTA’s
  • Driving tips from the AA
  • Demonstration of simple maintenance & car checks from our Senior ATA technicians
  • Display of accident damaged vehicles on site showing actual impact damage at various collision speeds
  • Complimentary vehicle road safety check
  • Charity car wash, silent auction & raffle with proceeds donated to our 2013 charity of the year Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance
  • Game driving with ‘beer goggles’ & other ‘fun’ games with an educational theme
  • Volkswagen Group UK are supporting the event by sending over a couple of new cars along with an historic one!
  • Warwickshire Northamptonshire Air Ambulance will be represented
  • Hog Roast / BBQ & refreshments
  • Bring the family, face painting & other family fun!

Telephone, email or Facebook us now to book your place:
01604 585802 / info@elite-motors.co.uk

The event is supported by Northamptonshire County Council, Northamptonshire Police, Fire & Paramedic departments.

  • Porsche approved body repairer
  • BMW approved body repairer
  • Audi approved body repairer
  • Volkswagen approved body repairer
  • Volvo approved body repairer
  • Skoda approved body repairer
  • SEAT approved body repairer
  • Kia approved body repairer