Award Winners:


Lifetime Achievement Award: Murray Walker OBE

Car of the Year: Bugatti 57SC Aerolithe recreation

Restoration of the Year: Andy Middlehurst for the Jim Clark Lotus 43

Personal Achievement of the Year: Philip Young

Museum/Collection of the Year: Louwman Museum, the Netherlands

Publication of the Year: ‘The Stewardship of Historically Important Automobiles’

Club of the Year: Aston Martin Owners Club

Motoring Event of the Year: The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance and the VHRA Pendine Sands Amateur Hot Rod Races

Motorsport Event of Year: Silverstone Classic

Race Series of the Year: FIA Masters Historic Formula One Championship

Rally or Tour of the Year: 20-Ghost Club Centenary Alpine Trial

Specialist of the Year: Francis Tuthill Ltd.

The biggest round applause of the evening was saved for Murray Walker, who was presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award by his old friend Sir Stirling Moss. Two true legends of whom it was an honour to be in the company of, who had the audience on their feet for the duration of Murray’s acceptance speech.


Neil Fretwell attended the ceremony to collect the award and was joined by his partner Jacqueline Davies. They would like to thank everyone that made their attendance possible.


A full report of the event can be found at the IHMA website by clicking here. Sponsors Octane also have a full report here.

Lord Pembroke and EFG's Keith Gapp present Awards to Bill Warner of Amelia Island Concours and Neil Fretwell of the Vintage Hot Rod Association.

Picture courtesy of Octane magazine