The Big Event - NEC, Birmingham (Hall 17)
Friday 20 and Saturday 21 May 2022
9am - 4pm
Don't miss our flagship event to see the largest display of vehicles available on the Motability Scheme. It's free to attend, with free parking and everyone's welcome. Come along to discover everything you need to know about worry-free motoring!
Visiting The Big Event
Take a look below to see what's on offer at The Big Event.
Over 100 cars, Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles (WAVs) and adaptations
The opportunity to test drive adapted and standard production cars
Expert speakers giving talks on the Scheme and other motoring related topics
Free parking and a free tea, coffee or soft drink on arrival
Over 50 powered wheelchairs and scooters (PWS)
NEW: Electric Vehicle Info Hub
Motability Scheme advisors on hand to answer your questions
A children’s play area including a bouncy castle, face painting and much more...
*These lists are subject to change.
Specialist advice will be available from Scheme Partners:
Disabled Motoring UK
The Big Event offers a unique opportunity to test drive a wide range of vehicles, including standard production cars and vehicles fitted with popular driving adaptations. You can test drive both as a driver or passenger with a qualified driving instructor.
Speaker Sessions are back!
Hear from the experts about all the latest news about the Scheme, our products, electric vehicles and much more. Each session will last approximately 20 minutes, with a chance to ask some questions at the end.
This year we’re excited to announce two very special speakers at The Big Event. Graeme Hall from Channel 5’s Dogs Behaving (Very) Badly will join us on Friday 20 May and gold medallist Paralympian and Celebrity Hunted’s Richard Whitehead on Saturday 21 May!
The Big Event: Streamed Live
Not able to attend The Big Event in person?
Don’t worry, join our host Helen Dolphin, MBE for The Big Event: Streamed Live!
We will be live streaming all the Speaker Sessions PLUS exclusive live interviews, product demos, Q&As and footage from across the two days at the event.
This live content will be available to stream here from 9:30am on Friday 20 and Saturday 21 May 2022.
Electric Vehicle Info Hub
NEW IN 2022 - Electric Vehicle Info Hub
Designed to be your one-stop-shop, the Electric Vehicle Info Hub is your chance to discover if an electric vehicle is right for you.
Get your questions answered by the experts, see charging demonstrations, explore electric vehicles (EVs), discover the latest EV app technology available and also meet our charging partners Ohme, Easee and Zap-Map!
Plan your day
We want to make sure that all visitors to The Big Event have a fantastic day, that's why we do our best to make our events as accessible and inclusive as possible. Here is some information that we hope will help you plan your visit.