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All the latest on Convoy in the Park

British Truck Racing Association Championship joins forces with Truck & Driver

17 Jul 2018

The British Truck Racing Association Championship will now be brought to followers of high-speed HGV motorsport in association with the best-selling truck magazine in the UK – Truck & Driver – following the agreement of a partnership between T&D publisher DVV Media International (DVV) and the British Automobile Racing Club (BARC).

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Convoy in the Park to include ‘spirit of the show’ award

05 Jul 2018

There will be a special ‘spirit of the show’ award made at Convoy in the Park to the truck and driver who are judged to epitomise the ethos of the event.

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Counterfeit Beatles to play at Convoy in the Park

04 Jul 2018

Fans of music icons the Beatles will be in for a treat on Sunday 22 July at Convoy in the Park, when leading tribute act The Counterfeit Beatles take to the stage.

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RH Commercial Vehicles to showcase best of Renault range at Convoy in the Park

29 Jun 2018

East Midlands Renault Trucks dealer, RH Commercial Vehicles (RHCV) will be showcasing the best of the Renault range at Convoy in the Park this month, including the brand-new flagship T-High in right-hand drive.

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Hartshorne Group to represent Volvo Trucks at Convoy in the Park

28 Jun 2018

Volvo Trucks will be represented at Convoy in the Park by dealership Hartshorne Group, which will use the two-day festival of all things trucks and driving to showcase the very best vehicles in use by its customers.

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Guest Truck and Van to showcase Iveco range at Convoy in the Park

27 Jun 2018

Guest Truck and Van will be showcasing not one but four Iveco Stralis X-Way 8x4s – including a concrete mixer, tipper grab, boweld tipper and hook lift –   at Convoy in the Park, the festival of all things trucks and trucking, on 21 and 22 July.

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The Rolling Clones to headline music stage on Saturday night at Convoy in the Park

26 Jun 2018

Tribute act The Rolling Stones are to headline the music stage on Saturday 21 July at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park.

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That 80s Rock Show bringing the animal print and spandex to Convoy in the Park

22 Jun 2018

Fans of 80s rock are in for a treat at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 21 July, with That 80s Rock Show playing some of the biggest rock classics from the decade on the main stage.

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Happy’s Circus comes to Convoy in the Park

18 Jun 2018

Happy’s Cicus is coming to Convoy in the Park for the first time, with four performances on Sunday 22 July at the celebration of all things trucks and trucking at Donington Park.

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Keltruck offering special deals on used trucks at Convoy in the Park

13 Jun 2018

Keltruck, Europe’s largest independent Scania dealer, will be doing some “special deals” on used trucks at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 21-22 July.

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Test your skills on a truck racing simulator at Convoy in the Park

12 Jun 2018

Wannabe truck racers of all ages will be able to put their driving skills to the test at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 21-22 July, thanks to a truck racing simulator on the MAN Truck & Bus stand.

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Grab your chance to drive an American truck at Convoy in the Park!

11 Jun 2018

An entire generation of truck drivers grew up watching the film Convoy, and US trucks still retain an allure for many – but few have ever got to drive one.

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Model retailers Search Impex coming to Convoy in the Park

06 Jun 2018

Model retailers Search Impex coming to Convoy in the Park
Fans of model trucks will have the opportunity to pick some up at Convoy in the Park on 21-22 July, as independent model vehicle supplier Search Impex will be exhibiting.

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SNAP Account exhibiting at Convoy in the Park

30 May 2018

Cashless payments provider SNAP Account will be among the exhibitors at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 21-22 July.

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Stand-up comedy coming to Convoy in the park

24 May 2018

There is more to Convoy in the Park than just the roar of a V8 and the smell of T-Cut: visitors attending the two-day festival of trucks and drivers at Donington Park on 21 July will be able to laugh the night away with a bursting line-up of comedy in the Big Top tent.

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Roll up, roll up for Convoy in the Park!

21 May 2018

Anyone who has dreamed of learning how to juggle, unicycle or walk on stilts should head to the circus tent at Convoy in the Park on Saturday 21 July where they can learn circus skills with Shooting Stars Circus.

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Park in the Scania Village sponsored by Keltruck at Convoy in the Park and receive a goodie bag!

16 May 2018

Drivers parking in the Scania Village sponsored by Keltruck at Convoy in the Park will each receive a goodie bag, among other perks.

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Taylors Transport to offer driver training trial to visitors at Convoy in the Park

15 May 2018

Visitors to Convoy in the Park in July can have the chance to drive one of Taylor Transport’s trucks around a special course.

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Caravan smash to return to Convoy in the Park

11 May 2018

The caravan smash is returning to Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 21-22 July, after the success of the event last year.

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British Truck Racing Championship Round 2 – Smith piles on the points at Pembrey

02 May 2018

The second round of the BTRA Championship contained some thrilling close racing – sometimes too close – but the early leaders in both divisions continued their dominance.

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Smith’s Easter extravaganza

09 Apr 2018

The 2018 truck racing season got off to a spectacular – if soggy – start at Brands Hatch in Kent over the Easter weekend, with some familiar names at the top of the standings.

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New Daf XF and Daf A18

Daf Trucks celebrating milestone anniversary at Convoy in the Park

23 Mar 2018

Daf Trucks will be celebrating its 90th anniversary at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park, and will be exhibiting a selection of classics to mark the occasion.

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First bands announced to play at Convoy in the Park

14 Mar 2018

The first bands confirmed to be playing at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 21-22 July have been announced – a mix of crowd-pleasing covers bands and rock acts.

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Take a selfie and win a limited edition Scania XT mug

05 Mar 2018

Visitors to Keltruck, Europe’s largest independent Scania dealer, over the next few months will have the opportunity to win themselves a limited edition Scania XT mug, just for talking a selfie.

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Mini Monster Truck Mania coming to Convoy in the Park

26 Feb 2018

Children and adults alike can get a taste of what it is like to drive a monster truck at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 21-22 July thanks to Mini Monster Truck Mania.

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Scania village

Keltruck plan massive presence at Convoy in the Park

22 Feb 2018

Keltruck will have massive presence at this summer’s Convoy in the Park Show, which takes place on 21-22 July at Donington Park.

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Red Dragon monster truck

Experience the Red Dragon Monster Ride Truck at Convoy in the Park

16 Feb 2018

Convoy in the Park visitors will be able to experience the thrill of riding in a monster truck as it crushes any car in its path, thanks to the Red Dragon Monster Ride Truck.

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Team Maximum Lock

See spectacular stunt drifting at Convoy in the Park

14 Feb 2018

Team Maximum Lock produce a combination of stunts, drifting and synchronized driving. They have been thrilling audiences across Europe since 2010 and are not to be missed!

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Show trucks

Show truck booking for Convoy in the Park now open

09 Feb 2018

Entries are now open to book your show truck into Convoy in the Park, which will take place on 21-22 July at Donington Park.

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Convoy in the Park

We’ve got ourselves another Convoy!

01 Feb 2018

The ultimate celebration of trucks and drivers is back for 2018! Convoy in the Park is returning to Donington Park in July and this year’s extravaganza is set to be bigger and better than last year’s.

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Scalextric

Take on the Scalextric Challenge at Convoy in the Park

01 Feb 2018

Think you’re a racing driver but haven’t managed to get out on the real track? Then try out the Scalextric Challenge at Convoy in the Park and see what you can do in miniature!

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Convoy in the Park festival set to return to Donington Park on 21-22 July

01 Feb 2018

Convoy in the Park, Donington Park’s fantastic truck racing and display truck festival, returns on 21-22 July with the promise of an even bigger celebration of the magnificent beasts of the road.

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Brits get a French lesson at Donington

31 Jul 2017

Three weeks after the massive Nurburgring event, round five of the British Truck Racing Championship at Donington Park on 22-23 July was in many ways similar to the German one: big crowds, industry support, huge show truck displays… and a whole lot of rain!

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Scania break truck record at Convoy in the Park

31 Jul 2017

Scania broke the record for the most trucks of the same make in one place at Convoy in the Park last weekend, with 421 Scanias counted in total.

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MA Ponsonby win ‘Best Scania in the Village’ title at Convoy in the Park

28 Jul 2017

Lichfield-based haulier MA Ponsonby scooped the ‘Best in the Scania Village’ title at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park last weekend.

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Convoy in the Park show truck winners announced

25 Jul 2017

The winners of the 25 show truck categories at Convoy in the Park have been announced, with Coles & Sons taking the ‘best in show’ award.

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More than £1000 raised for Hearing Dogs for Deaf People at Convoy in the Park

25 Jul 2017

The team at Daf truck dealer Imperial Commercials, alongside volunteers from Hearing Dogs for Deaf People, raised £1250 for the charity at Convoy in the Park last weekend.

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Tyretracks exhibiting at Convoy in the Park and offering free prize draw

21 Jul 2017

Well-known Alcoa wheel distributor Tyretracks is exhibiting at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park this weekend, and also has a free prize draw to win a fantastic prize

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Convoy in the Park show offer

19 Jul 2017

Subscribe to Truck & Driver at Convoy in the Park and receive a discount and free gift. Truck & Driver is offering a free gift and discounted subscription rates to anyone who subscribes to the magazine at Convoy in the Park this weekend.

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Pass Master – Want to learn to drive a truck? You can at Convoy in the park!

19 Jul 2017

Want to learn to drive a truck? At Convoy in the Park you can sample one of the hardest parts of the driving test: the reverse manoeuvre. Here’s how George Barrowgot on with his C licence training, courtesy Scania.

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Imperial Commercials bringing range of Daf trucks to Convoy in the Park

17 Jul 2017

Imperial Commercials, the UK’s largest Daf dealer with 39 locations, is exhibiting at Convoy in the Park and, supported by the local Imperial Derby team, will be bringing a number of exciting trucks.

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Sigma bringing anti-roll and anti-skid demonstrations to Convoy in the Park

17 Jul 2017

The Sigma Group is coming to Convoy in the Park and will be running anti-roll and anti-skid demonstrations in the Action Arena across the weekend.

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Eight racing championships to compete on the track at Convoy in the Park

16 Jul 2017

There will be racing from eight different championships at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 22-23 July – all promising close racing throughout the race.

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Backdraft Wheelie Fire truck is coming to Convoy in the Park

14 Jul 2017

Fans of action and stunts will be thrilled to hear that the Backdraft Wheelie Fire Truck is coming to Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on July 22-23.

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Hartshorne on the road to Convoy in the Park

14 Jul 2017

Midlands-based Volvo dealership Hartshorne Group will be at Convoy in the Park promoting its recently opened Nottingham branch.

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Taylors Transport to invite visitors to get behind the wheel at Convoy in the Park

12 Jul 2017

Logistics firm Taylors Transport is planning to have a large presence at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 22-23 July, bringing numerous trucks and offering visitors the chance to get behind the wheel.

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Mutha Truckers coming to Convoy in the Park

11 Jul 2017

Billed as ‘logistics with lipsticks,’ heroines of the high road the Mutha Truckers are bringing their own brand of comedy to Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 22-23 July.

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Fleetex join the exhibition at Convoy in the Park

11 Jul 2017

Truck and trailer supplier Fleetex has confirmed that it will be exhibiting at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 22-23 July.

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Convoy in the Park to include ‘Spirit of the Show’ award

10 Jul 2017

There will be a special ‘spirit of the show’ award made at Convoy in the Park to the truck and driver who are judged to epitomise the ethos of the event.

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Smith masters the rain at Nurburgring

06 Jul 2017

Ryan Smith extended his lead in the 2017 BTRA British Truck Racing Championship with three strong performances at the Nurburgring event in Germany (30 June/1-2 July).

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