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Media Zone

Media Preview Day 2017

We are pleased to provide you with images, video and press releases as they relate to the Media Preview Day for the Silverstone Classic in 2017. 

Content is available as follows:

  • Images are available for download from www.silverstoneclassic-images.com - you'll need a password for accessing images on a free-for-editorial-use basis: SC17Media.
  • Event press releases are available here.
  • Video content will be made available to our YouTube channel.

If you have any specific requirements and can't find what you need, please email us or call Jonathan Gill on:  01372 414120 or 07860 563000. 

Our partners have also issued the following press releases for our Media Preview Day:

General Information for Media

The Silverstone Classic is the world’s biggest classic motor racing festival. It is as an annual celebration of historic motor racing and classic cars which takes place annually at the Home of British Motorsport.

The exciting, action-packed weekend features:

  • 1,000 classic and historic cars racing on the world famous Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit
  • 100,000 visitors with unprecedented access to not one but two full paddocks
  • 120 car clubs participating in impressive track parades and displays
  • 10,000 classic and historic cars on display on the infield.

Complementing the classic cars throughout the weekend are a wide variety of fun, family-friendly, activities and live concerts on Friday and Saturday night help give the event its reputation for Rocking and Racing.

With so much going on, there are countless opportunities for news and feature content and our event team is on hand to help you with any enquiries or comments you may have and can provide assistance with the following, plus much more:

  • Accreditation
  • Editorial support
  • Accessing images
  • Scheduling your time at the event
  • Setting up interviews

The Silverstone Classic annually welcomes vehicles of significant historical interest, celebrity drivers and an abundance of passion for racing classic cars – all with their own individual stories.

With numerous attractions for all the family, visitors range from die-hard petrol-head car-enthusiasts to those who merely having a passing interest and attend just to soak up the atmosphere at one of Britain’s most iconic sporting venues, plus everyone in between.

Contact us with any queries or ideas you’d like to discuss. Email: SilverstoneClassic@MPACreative.com

High-Resolution Photographs

For high resolution images that are free for editorial use, please visit www.silverstoneclassic-images.com

You will find here images from the 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 festivals as well as Media Day in each of these years.

Media Accreditation

If you wish to accredit to attend the 2017 event, simply email  SC2017accreditation@mpacreative.com. Please include either evidence of previous coverage or proof of coverage planned for 2017.

Official Partners


  • Silverstone Auctions
  • JET
  • JLR
  • Gallet logo
  • eBay
  • Porsche
  • Maserati
  • Prostate Cancer UK

Official Suppliers

  • Empire RV
  • Henri Lloyd
  • Silverstone Real Ales

Media Partners

  • Classic & Sports Car
  • Motor Sport
  • The Telegraph
  • Planet Rock