Slideshow: Pistons and Props at Sywell

Lovers of all things vintage were in for a treat at Sywell at the weekend.

The Footman James Sywell Classic Pistons and Props motoring festival combined historic racers, hot rods and motorbikes with classic planes and vintage music.

A pair of Spitfires put on a display

A pair of Spitfires put on a display

The two-day event celebrating classic motoring on the ground and in the air included iconic Formula 1 cars, Group B Rally cars, Hot Rods, Dragsters and motorcycles all in action throughout the weekend.

Up in the skies a pair of Spitfires put on a show and visitors could also walk around a replica 1914 BE-2c Biggles Plane.

On the musical front there were performances from swing jive band The One Eyed Cats and Mark Haley, while there was also a vintage fun fair and shopping village.

Pictures by Steven Prouse.