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Daily Archives: August 22nd, 2012

Following the innovative move to a two-wheel-drive only format in 2012, MSA British Rally Championship organisers are pleased to reveal the next phase of developments for 2013. This ongoing evolution of the BRC is part of the championship’s continued commitment to provide a sustainable and highly competitive arena for the pinnacle of rallying the in UK.

MSA British Rally Championship Manager Mark Taylor:
“The ongoing economic climate is still having an impact on motorsport and the championship has recognised it must play a leading role in cost reduction by instigating changes to ensure the top level of the sport in the UK remains viable. Read More »

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The Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) heads north of the border this weekend for the series’ annual trip to Knockhill. It will be the first chance for Scottish racing fans to see the new MG KX Momentum Racing team in action around the tight and twisty Fife circuit. Read More »

A Jaguar XKR-S, the most powerful and fastest series production sports car the company has ever built, is currently travelling 3,000 miles in under ten days as part of Britain’s 2012 Rally for Heroes, an initiative to raise funds for Help for Heroes and the Royal British Legion. Read More »

RaceRetro, the international historic motorsport show, is celebrating its tenthanniversary with a true motorsport legend when it returns to Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire from Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th February2013. The voice of Formula One, commentator and journalist Murray Walker OBE will make his Race Retro debut on the Saturday and Sunday.

Murray, who was born in the West Midlands, celebrates 65 years in motorsport in 2013, after making his first broadcast at Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb in 1948. For fifty years, Murray commentated on Formula One with broadcasts being circulated all over the world. Read More »

The end of the Le Mans 24 Hours, in which Nelson Panciatici came really close to stepping up on his first podium of the season, marked the beginning of a long summer break which could not end soon enough for the G DRIVE BY SIGNATECH NISSAN

The 6 Hours of Silverstone are the starting gun for a series of five races on three continents in two months. Needless to say, the drivers will have to stay sharp in the face of some very stiff competition in the LMP2 category. Read More »

Held in conjunction with Car Dealer the Bangers4BEN event has been given a major revamp for 2012 and will now be known as the Big BEN Rally. This event takes place from Saturday 13 October until Tuesday 16 October and makes the trip from Dover to Barcelona.  It will not only support BEN the automotive industry charity but also two other charities in Barcelona. Read More »

– DTM visit to the Dutch North Sea coast
– Five Audi victories in the past eight years
– Favourite track of many Audi drivers

Only one week after the “heat battle” at the Nürburgring the next DTM race is on the agenda. At Zandvoort, though, completely different conditions are awaiting the Audi racers. On the Dutch North Sea Coast, much cooler temperatures and changeable weather have been predicted for next weekend. Read More »