Welcome to the website of

The Crash Box & Classic Car Club

In the following pages you can find out all about the CBCCC and what we do. During the year we run numerous social events enabling club members to make as much use of the classic cars as possible, come rain or shine!

With a total membership of now over 700 individuals we try to cater for all the different aspects of enjoying a classic car from regular club night meetings, monthly lunch time meetings at different venues throughout Devon (COGS), scenic car runs, holidays & weekend breaks, classic car trials plus the premier event in our calendar, the Historic Vehicle Gathering at Powderham.

For Club Members the 'News' section under 'Members' above is regularly updated with news of forthcoming events. Our Facebook page is also kept up to date. See link top right of the website.

Members can also benefit from a special classic car insurance arrangement with Peter Best Insurance Services. Details HERE

In 2014 we celebrated our 50th Anniversary with a series of extra events culminating with a display at the Classic Car Show at the NEC

To encourage a younger element we also actively support a local community college their with classic car restoration project.

A leaflet giving information about the Club can be downloaded from HERE

If you would like to join the Crash Box & Classic Car Club annual membership is only £25.00 per annum (single / couple) You can apply and pay online. See HERE



The 2016 Powderham Historic Vehicle Gathering was probably the biggest show we've done. The Club has had super feedback and some of the comments are shown here

James Gill

Great show as always

Rachel Hornby

Amazing event. Thank you so much for all your hard work. All the marshalls were incredibly helpful and friendly. Very well organised and such a pleasure to be able to exhibit my car. Thank you all. Hope you are all enjoying a well deserved hard earned tipple this evening. Can't wait for next year x

Rich Bobblehat

Superb weekend, thank you to all who made it happen

Flo Grecian

Excellent show... Congratulations to all involved

Ruth Chalmers

Great weekend as always, thanks to the hard working rally team and helpers.

Tim Hipwell

An absolutely brilliant weekend - huge thanks to all at CBCCC for all your hard work both before and during the event. Best ever! !!!

The Liberty Sisters

We had a fabulous day today - thankyou for letting us be part of it!

John & Elaine Gane

Big thanks to all who helped make it such a great weekend! Appreciate the time, effort + planning that goes into the event! See you next year!!

Andrew Currie

A big thank you to all concerned, for a brilliant weekend, even though your work still goes on long after everyone has gone home. Much appreciated.

Alan Perrins

Fantastic event with huge variety for all. Really enjoyed the day, massive well done to everyone involved putting it on. Thank you

David Farr

Always a great show. Thanks for all your hard work.

Ian Postles

Great couple of days and well done to all at CBCCC for their great organisation and a wonderful event. Looking forward to next year already.

Jason Barrett

A massive thank you to everyone involved in organising the show. This is the 20th year I've been coming both as an exhibitor and as a member of the public. The wonderful setting and mix of exhibits makes it one of the highlights of the year. Thank you once again.

Sian Smith

Me and my family had a lovely day we go every year an love it more an more each year thank you for hosting it

David Morgan

A fantastic show, with plenty of very happy faces and the biggest ever turnout of entries on the Modern Classics display. Thanks to everyone for all your

Tracey Padfield

Excellent as always, very well organised, and really enjoyed showing our car this year. Thanks to everyone for all your hard work in making this such a memorable event, now looking forward to next year.

Kathy, BMW Car Club, Devon Region

Thank you for another great 2 days.  It grows each year and it shows what a wonderful job you all do. Book us in for next year.  I had several people show interest and if all comes to fruition will be good. Thank you all again for a fantastic two days.