HUNDREDS of classic cars will be displayed at a specialist event next month.

Up to 400 rare cars and motorcycles from around the world will be on display featuring some of the world’s most beautiful cars including Aston Martin, McLaren, Rolls Royce, Bentley, Lamborghini, Ferrari, Jaguar and Porsche.

Also on display will be Aston Martin’s timeline featuring Astons from every era of production right up to the current year.

The show follows on from the success of last’s year event, which will be held at The Black Horse in Beamish, County Durham and is organised in conjunction with Aston Workshop, Car Barn and Beamish Morgan.

The Great North Classic Car Show is on Saturday, July 6, from 11am until 5.30pm and former Top Gear presenter and motoring journalist Steve Berry will be on hand throughout the day to answer questions.

A BBQ and bar area will be available as well as indoor catering in the Black Horse Marquee plus other refreshments will be available on site.

General admission costs £10 per person and children aged 15 and under go free.