Hot Hatch Car Trackday and Vauxhall Live Car Show

Sunday 25th June, 2017

The second running of our Vauxhall Live Car Show and Hot Hatch Car Track day will pay tribute to Britain’s top selling manufacturer, which has decades of sporting and competition car history. On the track, up to 150 drivers will be taking to the track in the Hot Hatch sessions, off track, we will have Round 2 of SGK (Scottish Gymkhana – Knockhill) and show models from the earliest sporting variants through to the latest VXR incarnations will be on display. Even if you don't own a Vauxhall, but would like to take your vehicle on track - spaces can be booked via our Track days Section (special track rate for Vauxhall Club members). 

Hot Hatch Car Trackday and Vauxhall Live Car Show
Hot Hatch Car Trackday and Vauxhall Live Car Show
Hot Hatch Car Trackday and Vauxhall Live Car Show
Hot Hatch Car Trackday and Vauxhall Live Car Show

Event Information

On the track, we will have up to 150 drivers take to the Knockhill track, with exclusive Vauxhall only sessions, so if you fancy taking to the track, even for the first time, and you have a Vauxhall car, then make this event yours! Off the track, there will be Car Clubs displaying an eclectic mix of Vauxhall cars.

The main features of the event will include:

  • Hot Hatch track sessions – all makes and models of vehicle welcome
  • SGK – Gymkhana Round 2
  • Clubs and private owners showcasing an eclectic mix of Vauxhall models
  • Colin McRae's Vauxhall Nova rally car will b exhibited
  • Show ‘n’ Shine competitions with trophies for ‘best in class’ models sponsored by Autosmart.
  • Lunch break entertainment and action including drifting.
  • Trade Stands promoting car care products and accessories

What is the Vauxhall Car Show and Hot Hatch Car Track Day?

It is a car track day and show with track action from 9 am to 5 pm where we welcome private individuals who want to show off their Vauxhall car as well as members of Clubs from up and down the country.

What will l see at the Vauxhall Car Show?

The main activity of the day is, of course, the Hot Hatch Car Trackday sessions where you will see individual car owners take to the famous twists and dips of the Knockhill track behind the wheel of a vast array of vehicles including Citroen, Renault, Subaru, BMW and Honda. We’ll also have a dedicated Vauxhall only session. Off-track you will see an impressive display, both from private individuals and Vauxhall Car Clubs – all with a single aim – to showcase their pride and joy to an enthusiastic audience.


What if I fancy having a go on track?

Great, we are always open to newcomers, and you’ll receive a full safety briefing before heading out on track. There are also a number of rules and flag signals you’ll need to be aware of, but we’ll give you this information on the day. Trackday sessions can be booked via our Trackday Website ( or you can simply turn up on the day and ask to head on out (subject to availability – it’s always wiser to pre-book).

Book Tracktime Here

If you have any specific Hot Hatch Trackday enquiries or need further information, simply call the Team on 01383 723337 or email:


Event News

Vauxhall Live Show and Trackday 2017
Vauxhall Live Show and Trackday 2017

Our second running Vauxhall Live Show and Trackday took place at Knockhill today (Sunday 25th June)....

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Colin McRae Vauxhall Nova Display

Colin McRae Vauxhall Nova Display

Colin McRae started competing at grass roots motorsport and his first taste of World Championship competition was in 1987 in Sweden. Colin finished 36th overall and third in class with his Vauxhall Nova. We are proud to be displaying this car for Vauxhall and Colin McRae fans to admire.

Gate Opening Times

Gates on Sunday open at 8.00am

How to get here

Knockhill Racing Circuit is located on the A823, for SATNAV our postcode is KY12 9TF

If traveling from East/South, head to Junction 4, M90 Kelty.

If traveling from West, please head over the new Clackmannan Bridge and head on the A977 and turn tight at Powmill.

If heading from the North, motorway signs will say exit Junction 6, you can also head to Junction 4 as an alternative route.

All routes have Tourist Board direction signage.

The drop-off area for taxi's etc. will be at the main gate.


All parking is on site, you can drive all around the outside of the circuit to view from your preferred area.

Disabled Parking

For disabled spectators you can drive around the outside of the circuit and also in the disabled parking area overlooking the hairpin.

The weather

Always a topical subject at Knockhill, quite simply, come prepared for all weathers. We would say the same if the forecast was for blistering sunshine.

Drones: Due to CAA safety regulations the flying and use of drones are strictly forbidden at Knockhill Racing Circuit .

General Information

  • Knockhill FM broadcasts on 87.7FM and will be on-air all weekend.
  • If you wish to Text the Tower for a shout out, you can do so via 07941 808552.
  • No Pets or Animals will be allowed entry to the venue, please ensure you leave them at home and not left in the car.
  • The circuit office will be open from 7.30am to 5pm if you need any help or assistance, you can pop in or call on 01383 723337.
  • Official Knockhill Merchandise is available at the circuit office.
  • Mobile Food Outlets are located throughout the venue as well as our onsite restaurants, Champions Clubhouse and Kinnaird's restaurant.
  • Karting - pre-booking is advised as 'arrive and drive' is not always available.

That's all for now, but if you do require additional information, please call the Circuit Office on 01383 723337. Hopefully we will see you all here for a fab weekend of motorsport entertainment.

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