The Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs was established at a public meeting held at the Royal Automobile Club in Pall Mall on 23 July 1988, but its roots go back to the time more than 30 years earlier.

Scroll through the timeline below using the backward/forward arrows. Hovering over a date will reveal more information about the significant events that helped shape the Federation’s history.

A comprehensive, detailed history is also available to download here.