2008 London motor show practical information

Published: 25 June 2008

What: British International Motor Show. (That’s the long name. We’ll just call it the London motor show, because that’s what we do at CAR).

When: 23 July – 3 August 2008.

Where: Excel, London E16 1XL.

Sample prices: £10 adult weekday (£14 weekends), children under 16 weekday £6 (£8 weekends), children under five free.

Ticket hotline: 0871 230 5588 (callers from overseas, call + 44 871 230 5588.

Website: www.britishmotorshow.co.uk

Travel tips: Click on this link http://www.britishmotorshow.co.uk/visitors/travel

Stato: Show organisers predict 550,000 visitors coming to see 60 manufacturers display their wares. Look out for – count ’em – 600 vehicles on display.

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By Tim Pollard

Group digital editorial director, motoring news magnet