Motorfest got Oban in gear for good day out

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Oban’s popular Oban Motorfest roared into town, driving in 66 entries from all over Scotland.

Sunday’s event was organised by Oban and District Classic Vehicle Club and BID4Oban.

The Clan Scotland stunt team entertained the Motorfest crowd with breathtaking skill and nerve.

One of the largest entrants was from the Scottish Capri Owners’ Club who arrived with eight vehicles.

The farthest travelled car was a Ford Capri that made it from 220 miles away in Sanquhar, Dumfries, driven by Iain Campbell.

The prize for the best visiting vehicle went to Keith McNaughton from Perth and District Classic Car Club with his Austin 7 Ruby.

Oban man Ken Groom got best car in the show with his 1927 Model T Ford.

Clan Scotland’s cycle stunt team entertained the crowd, including youngsters turning up on their own stunt bikes to pick up top tips, for the second year running

Martyn’s Monday Club took the opportunity to raffle a drive in a rally car before next month’s Mull Rally. Tickets for £10 are available from the club’s Facebook page and the winner will be drawn on October 4.

And Campbell Cameron was there from Oban FM to play tunes throughout the day.

Organisers also wanted to thank Argyll and Bute Council for its support and West Coast Motors and the town’s taxi drivers for relocating for most of the day so the event could take place in Station Square.