V8’s in the Village

Presented by Coker Tire and Paragon Corvette

V8’s in the Village takes place on Saturday, October 15 from 8am to 2pm as part of the Chattanooga Motorcar Festival. Participants are hand-selected by Coker Tire and Paragon Corvette Reproduction’s staff and will park in special areas with an expected turnout of 100 V8-powered classic cars.

Being selected for entry into this exclusive event grants the participants FREE PASSES to the three-day Chattanooga Motorcar Festival, including spectator access to the Mecum Auctions event, the Pace Grand Prix and the West Village area. This also includes spectator access to Sunday’s Concours d’Elegance event. Participants of V8’s in the Village also receive a limited-edition T-shirt and discounts on Coker Tire and Paragon products.

Concours d’lemons

Have fun with your hooptie and register for the Concours d’Lemons today. Rust buckets, crap cans, and awful cars of all description are welcome at the Concours d’Lemons, Saturday October 15, 2022 at the Chattanooga Motorcar Festival. Celebrating the Oddball, Mundane and Truly Awful of the automotive world, the Concours d’Lemons is a lighthearted send up of high-end automotive events. Thrift store sourced trophies are given out in categories like“Rust Best America Junk”, “Soul Sucking Japanese Appliance” and “Best Back Seat”. If you bribe the judges, you might even win “Worst of Show”!

Mecum Auctions

The Pace Grand Prix

Canossa Fall Rally

Car Clubs

Concours d'Elegance

Panel Discussions

Celebrity Guests

V8's in the Village

Family Activities

Great Race Ride-Along

Event Schedule

Maps, Directions & Parking

Become a Sponsor

Vendors & Exhibitors



West Village Attractions

Chattanooga Activities