The Salon Prive is now in its eighth year and will take place in West London’s spectacular Syon Park, the London home of His Grace, The Duke of Northumberland. The event is now firmly established as the UK’s most prestigious Luxury Super Car Show & Concours d’Elegance. This year there are several new product debuts which will make the Audemars Piguet Super Car Show an incredible spectacle as well as the Chubb Insurance Concours d’Elégance, the EFG Art and a Memorabilia Fayre plus a host of exclusive luxury goods exhibits.
A new addition to the show for 2013 is a stunning collection of concepts and prototypes, including a number of British debuts. The new Concepts and Prototypes display which was inspired by the renowned ‘Concept Lawn’ at Pebble Beach includes Ford, Icona, Lightning, Spyker and Tauro. The front ‘lawn’ will be showcasing seventy other sports, luxury and super cars in addition to the Concepts and Prototypes collection. The one hundred Concours entries will be on the back lawn together with the luxury brands village, RCA design exhibition and the Art and Memorabilia Fayre. Another new addition this year is a stunning and unrivalled-in-the-UK collection of hyper cars. The first manufacturers to sign up to this new collection with their hyper cars include Pagani, Koenigsegg, McLaren and Exagon Motors.
BMW has confirmed its return to Salon Privé this year with the M6 Gran Coupé and the M5 Saloon. The M6 Gran Coupe made its debut at the Detroit Motor Show this year, it is based on the 6 Series Gran Coupe and boasts new ‘M’ design features such as an ultra light carbon-fibre reinforced roof and 20” M double-spoke light-alloy wheels, exclusive to the Gran Coupé.
Salon Privé have also confirmed the Icona Vulcano will make its UK debut. The Vulcano is a glamorous two-door, two-seater super sport which made its world premiere in Shanghai earlier this year. Salon Privé will provide the first opportunity to see this V12 Hybrid one-off, ultra high performance car in the UK. Reaching up to 950 hp, the Vulcano has a top speed as high as 350 km/h and a staggering acceleration of less than 9 seconds for 0-120 mph. .
Sales Director, David Bagley said “Icona is a very exciting new brand and we are delighted that it has chosen Salon Privé for the UK debut of the Vulcano. It’s a beautiful car and it is going to look fantastic within the Concepts & Prototypes Display.”
Tickets for Salon Privé can be purchased at www.salonprivelondon.com or by calling the Ticket Hotline on 0808 100 2205. Entry is fully inclusive of Pommery champagne, lobster luncheon, English afternoon tea and full access to all areas.