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Thanks to the peculiarities of the calendar we found ourselves catching two Plum Pudding Sporting Trials this year. Steve Courts & Peter Hore (Facksimile) were unstoppable in the post historic class clearing every hill on the mornings two runs. Finally on the 3rd run one hill saw them score 2 points but it was an impressive performance to take victory. Andy Gowan & Beth Carroll (Ibex) finished just 1 point behind in 2nd overall with Ian Veale & Robert Bowyer (Cannon) a fine 3rd overall with a score of 5 points and first historic crew. Read More »

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A total of 88 riders took on the fresh but bright conditions, at Kenilworth Common. The top 8 riders managed 10 laps in the hour race with Richard Jones taking victory from Graham Briggs by 78 seconds. Completing the podium  and first veteran rider home was local cyclist Darren Atkins. Karen Summers was the first female rider home, completing 8 laps in the process. Read More »

The 2017 Rockingham Stages saw a maiden overall victory for William Hill & Richard Crozier, first time out in their Fiesta R5. It was a fantastic result underlined by fastest times on all 6 stages run, giving a victory margin of 40 seconds. The rally should have run in to Sunday but heavy snowfall and ice caused the cancellation of day 2. Darryl Morris & Steve Gully (Escort MkII) took 2nd place with the podium being completed by Stephen Beck & Paul Brown (Escort MkII) a further 34 seconds behind. Read More »

– Annual curtain-raiser set for Wednesday 2 May
– Pre-season testing available on full Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit
– Online media accreditation now open for the Silverstone Classic 2018 Read More »

Subaru Corporation and its motorsport subsidiary Subaru Tecnica International Inc. (STI; President Yoshio Hirakawa; located in Mitaka, Tokyo) announced an overview of Subaru Motorsport activities for 2018.

SUPER GT Series

Subaru, with the “Subaru BRZ GT300” race car, will compete in the GT300 class of the SUPER GT Series again this year. The SUPER GT series is widely regarded as Japan’s top motorsports category. Read More »

– High-octane weekend with simultaneous shows taking place under one roof at London’s ExCeL
– Classic and sports car auction to be held at Historic Motorsport International in association with the London Classic Car Show on Saturday17th February
– Motorcycle auction to be held at MCN Carole Nash London International Motorcycle Show also on Saturday17th February Read More »

– 1990 Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500 ‘Group A’ winner driven by Robb Gravett, Mike Smith and Stig Blomqvist
– Record-breaking season with nine wins, eight pole positions and eight fastest laps
– In storage for 20 years and now being offered for sale by Silverstone Auctions

The 1990 British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) winning 1990 Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500 driven by Robb Gravett, Mike Smith and Stig Blomqvist is being publicly offered for sale for the very first time. Read More »

Nicolas Hamilton (Welwyn Garden City) is confident he can become a regular front-running name in the Renault UK Clio Cup in 2018 as he prepares for his first pre-season test of the year at the famous Brands Hatch circuit in Kent today.

Hamilton will rejoin the WDE Motorsport team for the forthcoming season after contesting five race events for the Ashford based squad last year. Read More »

– Bicester Heritage announces a partnership with leading classic car insurance specialist Hagerty in a new three-year deal
– The agreement will see Hagerty become the exclusive event insurance partner for Bicester Heritage’s popular Sunday Scramble events throughout the automotive season
– Hagerty will also support insurance requirements and risk assessment management to Bicester Heritage and the 35-plus businesses at the historic motoring community
– The next Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble will be ‘Drive It Day’ on Sunday 22nd April. Tickets are available at http://www.bicesterheritage.co.uk/events Read More »

– Two testing days available with Hyundai Motorsport Customer Racing
– Championship leader after Ypres and overall champion to drive latest R5 machine
– Registrations now open for Britain’s premier rallying series

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Nigel Feeney will make his competition debut on the Isle of Man, in Northern Ireland and in Belgium this year after committing to a full six-round Protyre MSA Asphalt Rally Championship programme in his Mini John Cooper Works Mini WRC. Read More »

BMR Racing are pleased to announce that double British Touring Car Champion Jason Plato will remain with the team for the 2018 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship in the Subaru Levorg.

Last year saw the BTCC legend celebrate his 50th pole position and his 96th win in the series. Read More »

– Four endurance racing prototypes will be on display at this year’s Rétromobile Show in Paris this week.
– Visitors to the Alpine stand will be able to admire not only the 1978 Le Mans-winning N°2 A442 B, but also the N°3 and N°4 A442s and the N°1 A443.

Groupe Renault is pleased to announce that Alpine will be present at the 2018 Rétromobile Show which will run at the French capital’s Paris Expo Porte de Versailles complex on February 7-11. Read More »