Beaulieu’s second Simply Audi event will build on the success of last year’s debut, which saw as many as 485 Audis drive into the attraction to join the display.
From the compact A1 and A2 to the luxury A8, high-performance RS, TT and R8 supercar, every type of Audi is welcome to take part. Owners are invited to park in the picturesque parkland, chat with like-minded enthusiasts and compare the classic styling of the Quattro with the modern curves of the TT, before enjoying one of the south’s leading visitor attractions.
A highlight of the day will be the People’s Choice Award, as visitors and event-goers vote for their favourite Audi of the show, with the winner receiving a Beaulieu trophy.
Head inside the National Motor Museum to see one of the most iconic Audis on display, the awesome 1983 Audi Quattro A2 rally car which was driven to victory in numerous international events by motorsport aces Stig Blomqvist, Hannu Mikkola and John Bosch.
Event tickets include entry to all of the Beaulieu attraction, including the museum with its Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 50 years exhibition, World of Top Gear, On Screen Cars, 13th century Beaulieu Abbey, the Montagu ancestral home of Palace House and its grounds and gardens.
For those driving Audis and taking part in the show, participant tickets are £10 an adult, £5 a child (aged 5-16) if bought in advance online before 5pm on April 18th, or £12 an adult and £6 a child on the day. All other visitors can buy a general admission ticket to Beaulieu at the standard attraction price. For tickets and information click here.
Entry is from 9am – 3pm for rally participants. The Brabazon Restaurant will serve hot drinks and breakfast snacks from 9am. All other visitors should enter Beaulieu though the Visitor Reception building with a standard attraction admission ticket, from 10am.
Simply Audi is the second of Beaulieu’s ten Simply rallies for 2019, including the first Simply Mercedes on August 18th. Simply Ford returns on May 5th, with Simply Porsche on June 2nd, Simply VW on June 15th, Simply Land Rover & Rummage on June 23rd, Simply Jaguar on July 14th, Simply Japanese on July 28th and Simply Smart on November 10th. For tickets and details see click here.