Hear all the latest news from STAR, including important membership updates, new additions to the spares range, information on our upcoming and past events, and more.
John Donegan’s STAR Facebook Group Lockdown 100 posts have been added to our Website content.Continue reading "Lockdown 100!"
The long awaited Ken Sparkes book The Sunbeam Talbot 80’s, 90’s & Alpine is nearly here!Continue reading "Coming soon! “The Sunbeam Talbot 80s, 90s & Alpine” by Ken Sparkes"
We’re excited to release the latest list of spare parts available for purchase!Continue reading "New Spares List available for 2020"
It’s time to visit the Archive section of the Website. We have added 47 magazine features. The magazines include original ‘road tests’ as well as contemporary articles from the various classic car titles.Continue reading "Enjoy a good read!"
If you have not joined the STAR Facebook Group you are missing some great Sunbeam related news, views and all things Sunbeam.Continue reading "STAR Facebook Group exceeds 300 members!"
After an absence for some years STAR Aid is now available to members.Continue reading "STAR Aid is Back!"
STAR has been awarded the Classic & Sports Car Best Club Website at the NEC Classic Motor Show. This hugely popular annual event was held at the Birmingham NEC between the 13th and 15th November 2020.Continue reading "STAR Website Wins!"
We’re pleased to announce the launch of a new addition to our range of Sunbeam Talbot Alpine Register branded clothing.Continue reading "New In Stock: Regatta Fleece-Style Body-Warmers/Gilets"
The results of the 2019 National Cost of Ownership Survey have been announced by the Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs. The summary results were revealed at a press conference within the Houses of Parliament on 14 May with the full research document now available to download on the FBHVC website.Continue reading "Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs announce results of 2019 Cost of Ownership Survey"
The Police clarify their stance on Historic Vehicle MOT exemptions.Continue reading "New Information on Historic Vehicle MOT Exemptions from the FBHVC"
Read advice from The Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs (FBHVC) regarding taking the London Ultra-Low Emission Zone.Continue reading "London ULEZ Information from the FBHVC"
Chris Bryant: “I have just had the good news that a date has been settled for the Selkirk rally. This means that Regions One and Two can now go ahead with the planned weekend at the Peebles Hydro.”Continue reading "Weekend at Peebles Hydro confirmed for Regions One & Two"
Read advice from The Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs (FBHVC) regarding taking your historic vehicle abroad to Europe this year.Continue reading "Brexit Checklist from the FBHVC"
The Sunbeam Talbot Alpine Register will be celebrating the club’s Golden Jubilee in 2019.Continue reading "Golden Jubilee"
The STAR stand at the Classic Motor Show at the NEC, Birmingham, proved once again to be a great success. Grateful thanks must be offered to Pauline & Tony Blake who masterminded the whole thing together with the set up and take down team, who also just happened to be at the venue for the whole three days: Ken Meddings, Alan & Jane Brinklow and Peter & Liz Holland. Thank you all!Continue reading "The STAR Stand at the Classic Motor Show, NEC, Birmingham, 2018"
So sad to report the unexpected passing of Gordon Jarvis, Rootes Archive Centre Trust Chairman.Continue reading "Gordon Jarvis"
The Spares List has been updated with important information regarding the Quartz Clock Conversions for 80/90 saloon and coupé cars. This service is now available directly from QuartzTime at a reduced cost which includes return postage. Please refer to the latest list on the SPARES page for details.Continue reading "Spares List Update"
STAR have been awarded ‘Best Themed Stand’ at this year’s NEC Classic Car Show. The award is made by the Classic and Sports Car magazine. Congratulations to Pauline and Tony Blake who managed to adopt the shows theme of Heroes and Heroines by showing both the Stirling Moss Alpine MKV 21 and the Sheila van […]Continue reading "STAR win Best Stand Award at NEC 2016!"
STAR will be manning 2 stalls at the Beaulieu Autojumble on Sept. 3rd. & 4th. Chairman Alan Brinklow and Vice Chairman Tony Blake will head a Team who will, for the second year running, man adjacent STAR stalls Y528 and Y511 in the Yellow field as shown in the Show Guide on page 34. There […]Continue reading "STAR at BEAULIEU"
Following the AGM on Saturday July 10th 2016 there were two committee members standing down, Chairman, John Badger and Sidevalve Secretary, Martin Spurrell. These posts have been filled by Alan Brinklow, Chairman and Peter Holland, Sidevalve Secretary. In addition, Derek Butler has filled the Committee Member post vacated by the election of Alan Brinklow. Our […]Continue reading "NEW STAR COMMITTEE"