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baggsy-autosport17aAutosport International Show is always considered as the season opener. With thousands of automotive fans and enthusiasts descending upon the Birmingham NEC for the four day automotive extravaganza, it really is the place to be for any petrol head. The 2017 show would see Baggsy unveil his all new race car ahead of the drift season. Read More »

In the annals of motor racing, few machines are as iconic as the Lotus-Climax Type 33, chassis number R11, the car driven by Jim Clark to first place in the 1965 Belgian, British, German and Syracuse Grands Prix and the Lotus in which he won his second World Championship. lotus-33-r11-credit-howard-simmons Read More »

Team BMR can today confirm that the team has parted company with Colin Turkington after mutually agreeing to end the contract.

Colin has had two successful seasons with Team BMR in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship and in 2015, his maiden year with the team, he played a huge part in putting BMR on the map with his massive contribution in assisting us in claiming our first ever Teams Championship title along with his fifth Independents Championship crown. Read More »

performance-car17a– Visitors to the Performance Car Show are being treated to a thrilling display of super saloons and supercars
– Marking thirty years since the homologation-special Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth launched in the UK, the Performance Car Show is hosting an incredible line-up of road and race versions
– What’s more, the Autocar and PistonHeads Supercar feature includes the Ford GT, Honda NSX, Porsche 911 GT3 RS, McLaren 570S GT4 and Aston Martin DB11 on the showpiece feature stand
– Visitors can also enjoy a refreshing pitstop at the Pie and Piston
– Running from 12-15 January at the Birmingham NEC, make sure you get your tickets at http://www.performancecarshow.com today Read More »

– Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) is gearing up for another show-stopping appearance at Autosport International from 12-15 January
– The Liverpool-based manufacturer is the genius behind the One-of-a-Kind Mono supercar, which epitomises the very best of British engineering and has earned plaudits all around the globe
– At Stand 19110 in Hall 19, show-goers will be able to sample the Mono in all its glory and find out about the technology and exemplary level of personalisation that goes into each and every Mono
– The 2017 show marks BAC’s sixth attendance at Autosport International, having wowed visitors in consecutive years from 2012bac-autosport17a Read More »

– Jacques Villeneuve, Dario Franchitti, Lance Stroll, Martin Brundle, Johnny Herbert, Derek Warwick and Allan McNish all part of a star-studded line-up of racing heroes attending Autosport International
– Europe’s premier pre-season motorsport show will also play host to Dunlop MSA British Touring Car stars including Matt Neal, Andrew Jordan, Gordon Shedden and Colin Turkington
– Lineup of Rallycross stars celebrating 50 years of the sport in the Live Action Arena
– Stars from the pitwall will include Williams Martini Racing’s Deputy Team Principal Claire Williams and Head of Vehicle Performance, Rob Smedley
– For tickets and further information about Autosport International, which runs from 12th to 15th January*, please visit http://www.autosportinternational.com

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honda-adventure17aHonda (UK) Motorcycles has become the feature sponsor of the Adventure by Motorcycle seminars at the Adventure Travel Show, Olympia, London, 21-22 January 2017.

In its 21st year, the show is a one-stop-shop for people researching their next far-flung adventure.  More than 100 specialist adventure travel operators will be in attendance and show-goers will be able to enjoy a series of talks by people who’ve been there and done it, as well as a programme of adventure travel seminars. Read More »

The MSA has returned a total of £342,000 to event-organising clubs, representing 18.6 per cent of their 2015/16 insurance fees paid.

All event-organising clubs pay ‘per capita’ insurance fees in respect of competitors, which they then provide to the MSA to cover insurance management costs.

The MSA works hard to obtain the best possible insurance arrangements. At the same time, through risk management and by establishing a partial self-insurance scheme, the governing body aims to ensure a surplus over premiums and to make a rebate to the clubs concerned. Read More »

silverstone-classic-hmi17e– Big display confirmed for inaugural HMI show at ExCeL
– Eye-catching collection of iconic historic racing cars on display
– The Scarf & Goggles pub pops up, serving Silverstone Real Ale
– Media accreditation now open for Preview Day and Silverstone Classic Read More »

– Silverstone Classic promises huge display of iconic race cars
– Grand Prix cars and sports cars from pre- and post-war confirmed
– Legendary racers from Bentley, Ferrari, Jaguar and Lotus
– Meet your friends and colleagues at the famous Scarf & Goggles pub

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