For elegance, craftsmanship and sheer pleasure you can not beat a classic car. The purring of the engine and the smell of wood and leather all combine to the uniqueness of these cars.
As you can by now understand I love old cars, classic, veteran and vintage and to have a classic car show just across the road from your home, wow, it made my year.
They arrived in ones and twos, with only a few cars at first.
Then by late afternoon, oh my, what a wonderful display.
Magnificent Jaguar XK 140.
Extremely difficult to say which one was my favourite.
Citroen Traction Avanti
Gorgeous Singer made in 1950 and still a winner. For sale if you are interested. Oops sorry Elaine, it should read Singer Car but you are a gorgeous singer.
Just slightly bias, to me this was the best car of the Daglan Show, A Beetle Convertible.
An extremely well restored Triumph Spitfire 1500.
This stunning Mercedes SL280 also caught my eye.
“Come back next year guys”, I could have spent hours just looking at each individual car, just brilliant.
Daglan 8 a Huit Supermarket is closed 23rd to 27 September inclusive
Castlenaud-la-Chapelle 21st and the 22nd September Heritage Day. Teaching warrior customs of the late Middle Ages. Open from 10.30 on the above dates.
Sarlat, Heritage Day 21st and 22nd September, the Salamander Challenge. Canoeing, hiking, orienteering and archery.