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Daily Archives: January 25th, 2016

McLaren Sepang16The McLaren 650S GT3 claimed the first silverware of the 2016 season as GT customer team Clearwater Racing took the final podium position in a dramatic three hour race in Sepang. The result was enough to maintain the hard-earned lead in both the team and driver championships, and secure the second title for the 650S GT3. Factory Driver Rob Bell, alongside teammates Mok Weng Sun and Keita Sawa, ended the season with three pole positions and two wins. Read More »


– The Guild gains a new Commercial Partners and a new Member
– Participation at major UK industry events, promoting Guild Members and apprenticeships

‪TIGOSE (The International Guild of Specialist Engineers) starts the year with a new Commercial Partner and a new Member, who join top specialists and businesses in the classic car and historic racing car industry, as part of the Guild. Read More »

Hyundai Monte16b– Hyundai Motorsport has secured a podium finish in Monte-Carlo, the opening round of the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship, with Thierry Neuville finishing in third place
– The result gives the New Generation i20 WRC a debut podium in its maiden event after a positive rally for Hyundai Motorsport to start the team’s third season in WRC

Hyundai Motorsport has begun its third season in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) in style with a fantastic podium finish in the debut event for the New Generation i20 WRC. Read More »

Wednesday 9 March 2016 will see the launch of the NEW MIA Motorsport & Automotive Jobs Fair, attracting students, graduates and universities, to meet and engage with employers from the motorsport and automotive sectors.

This £9 billion UK motorsport industry – which employs nearly 50,000 people – continues to lead the world in this highly-competitive field, in spite of the attention of the world’s very best engineering companies. The innovative skills, fast-response processes and can-do attitude of this outstanding workforce makes it virtually unbeatable. The recent MIA Snapshot Business Survey highlighted that 95% of respondents had between one and five ‘motorsport-related’ vacancies. Read More »

– Volkswagen one-two: 33rd career win for Ogier, 15th podium for Mikkelsen
– Extremely treacherous conditions, alternating between dry, wet, snow and sheer ice
– Prize athlete: Volkswagen Polo R WRC claims 35th victory at 40th rallyVW Monte16b Read More »