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Daily Archives: March 29th, 2016

BHRC16 pre-RNWThe 2016 Mintex MSA British Historic Rally Championship continues this Saturday (2 April) with round two, Rally North Wales. Another excellent historic field will tackle the glorious stages of the Dyfi forest complex in mid-Wales.

The Roger Albert Clark Rally Motor Club promotes the MSA BHRC under a five-year contract and 2016 is the second year of that agreement. Read More »

– Concours of Elegance 2016 tickets are now on sale, as the first star cars are announced, including a 1900 Daimler 6hp first bought by King Edward VII
– From 1962, Concours of Elegance will be displaying a Ferrari 250 GTO raced by legendary British driver Graham Hill
– The stunning one-of-seven 2016 Touring Superleggera Disco Volante Spyder will also be on display – a UK debut
– More than 1000 cars will be on display at Windsor Castle as part of the biggest Concours of Elegance yet, from 2-4 September
– Tickets are available now at: http://concoursofelegance.co.uk/tickets/

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DS Virgin Racing enters the second half of the Formula E season, with Team Principal Alex Tai keen to maintain focus at the Long Beach ePrix looking for strong performances from both drivers Sam Bird and Jean-Eric Vergne.

As Formula E prepares to take centre stage in Los Angeles, California, DS Virgin Racing is coming to the home of its sister companies Virgin Galactic and Virgin America.

The team has several podiums and a win to its name but is now focusing on challenging the top three teams, aiming to close the gap in the championship standings this weekend. At 1.32 miles and featuring seven turns, the Formula E cars will race a modified configuration of the iconic Long Beach street circuit, previously used for Formula 1, CART, Champ Car and IndyCar races. Read More »

Volvo WTCC16The Volvo V60 Polestar becomes the world’s safest safety car in a new long-term agreement with the FIA World Touring Car Championship, starting in the season-opening WTCC Race of France at Circuit Paul Ricard on April 1-3rd.

The Volvo V60 Polestar Safety Car, specifically modified with mandatory safety equipment, and its crew, which consists of a driver and observer, will lead the WTCC field ahead of the races and will also follow the pack on the opening lap. Read More »

JapFest16– More track time released due to unprecedented demand
– Chance to drive on the National Circuit at the iconic home of British Motor Sport
– Japfest takes place on April 24, 2016
– Other new features include Drift Karts and a Retro Paddock

A limited number of additional track time slots mean owners of Japanese performance cars who have always dreamt of driving on one of the world’s most famous circuits can do so, but only if they’re quick. On the keyboard, that is – not necessarily the track… Read More »