Bugatti Owners' Club,
Prescott Hill Climb is located near Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, and is home to the Bugatti Owners Club, who have owned the land since 1937 and ran the first hill climb event here in April 1938. Set in 60 acres of glorious Cotswold countryside, the estate provides a beautiful setting for a range of classic car and bike weekends, and also hosts rounds of the National hill climb championships.
The 1127 yard course rises over 200 feet with short straights, fast and slow corners and a hairpin.
The action can be viewed from strategic points along the course as well as from the restaurant terrace. Visitors and competitors alike can enjoy an exhilarating days racing plus vintage cavalcades up the Hill. The Bugatti Owners Club also runs a drivers school when the hill isn't being used for racing.
Time Zone : (GMT) Western Europe Time, London, Lisbon, Casablanca
Major Events : British Hillclimb Championship, VSCC
Circuit Length : Long Course: 1127 yards
Short Course: 880 yards
200+ feet elevation change
Lap Record : 36.35s - Scott Moran Gould GR61X/NME - 2007
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From Birmingham and South West via M5 to junction 9
From London via A40 to Cheltenham then A435 towards Evesham
Prescott is situated 5 miles north east of Cheltenham off the A435 (Evesham Road) between Gotherington & Gretton.
RAC Sign posted.
5 & 6 September 2009 British Championships Weekend
The Precott Gold Cup and title decider?
26 & 27 September 2009 The Autumn Classic
Mellow motoring magic
Cotswold Trial - 22 November
Fourth year of the Vintage Sports Car Club sporting trial will be based at Prescott: Further details from the VSCC web site.
Entry forms for racing are available from the Bugatti Owners’ Club, Prescott Hill, Gotherington, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL52 9RD Tel 0044 (0)1242 673136, email@example.com.
2010 Event Calendar
24 & 25 April British & Midland Hill Climb Championships
29 & 30 May La Vie en Bleu
26 & 27 June Midland Hill Climb Championships
7 & 8 August Vintage
4 & 5 September British & Midland Hill Climb Championships
2 & 3 October Autumn Classic
Phone: 0044 (0)1242 673136 or 679796