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Vote for this year's IHMA Car of the Year

Vote for this year's IHMA Car of the Year Classic and Performance Car

Your vote is needed to find the most important car of 2016


Here’s your chance to vote for your 2016 Car of the Year from the shortlisted nominees below, for this year’s International Historic Motoring Awards.

The awards take place on the evening of 17 November at The Guildhall, London – a new, roomier, more characterful venue for 2016. There are still tables available, with individual places priced at £210 per head (or £1850 per table of ten), to include a four-course meal.

Previous winners of the Car of the Year include the Fiat S76 ‘Beast of Turin’, the Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe CSX2287, the Bugatti 57SC Aerolithe recreation and the famous Birkin Bentley.

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Alfa Romeo SZ Zagato

Alfa Romeo SZ Zagato

Unique 1960 prototype, half preserved exactly as found, half cleaned and conserved. Its first appearance was at Villa d’Este this year, where it won the preservation prize.

Sir Henry Segrave’s Sunbeam ‘Tiger’

Sir Henry Segrave’s Sunbeam ‘Tiger’

Ninety years to the day since it set a World Land Speed Record at 125mph, the Tiger returned to Southport Sands for another glorious run.

Jaguar XJ13 recreation

Jaguar XJ13 recreation


This just-completed labour-of-love project uses a genuine XJ13 quad-cam engine and recreates the car as originally built in 1966, before its 1971 crash.

Touring Disco Volante Spyder

Touring Disco Volante Spyder

Built in Touring’s 90th year on Alfa Romeo 8C underpinnings, the Spyder has won at both Villa d’Este and the Concours of Elegance this year.

Ford GT40 P/1043

Ford GT40 P/1043

The winning car of the 1966 Le Mans 24 Hours, fully restored to exactly authentic condition – just in time to make a star appearance at the 2016 Le Mans.

Jaguar D-type XKD 501 

Jaguar D-type XKD 501
The highly original 1956 Le Mans winner, sold for $21,780,000 by RM Sotheby’s, the highest price ever paid for a British-built car sold at auction.

Talbot-Lago T150-C SS Figoni & Falaschi


Talbot-Lago T150-C SS Figoni & Falaschi

Voted as the 2016 ‘Best of the Best’ of six winners of major concours – Style et Luxe, Concours of Elegance, Villa d’Este, Amelia Island, The Quail and Cavallino.

Pegaso Z-102 Berlineta ENASA Cúpola

Pegaso Z-102 Berlineta ENASA Cúpola

A remarkable one-off, once owned by a Dominican dictator. It was the star of this year’s Amelia Island concours, fresh out of a challenging full restoration.

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