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BMR Racing are delighted to confirm that current BTCC Champion Ash Sutton will remain with us for the 2018 season in a bid to defend the Driver’s Championship title.

23 year old Ash, from the Herts and Essex border, was crowned the 2017 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Champion back in October last year at Brands Hatch after an outstanding year with Team BMR in the Subaru Levorg Sports Tourer. In only his second year in the series he totalled an impressive six outright wins, and celebrated no less than fifteen podium positions during the season. Read More »

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– TCR UK selects Yokohama as its official tyre partner for its debut season
– New series commences on 31st March at Silverstone
– Proven Yokohama products to deliver action-packed racing

Premium tyre manufacturer Yokohama has been selected as the official tyre supplier to the hotly anticipated TCR UK series which commences at Silverstone circuit on 31st March.

The brand new series is expected to attract a great deal of attention from both teams and fans alike. Promising action-packed wheel to wheel racing, the series offers drivers the opportunity to compete in top level touring car racing. Read More »

• BMW partners with West Surrey Racing for 2018 – running a trio of BMW 125i M Sports.
• Colin Turkington continues with the team after finishing second in the Drivers’ Championship last year.
• Rob Collard celebrated his most successful year in 2017 and returns for another year with WSR.
• Andrew Jordan returns to WSR for another year under the BMW Pirtek Racing banner. Read More »

– Team Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler aims to return to the top

Return to winning ways – this is Team Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler’s aim for the Formula E round in Marrakesh (Morocco). Following a difficult opener in Hong Kong, the two campaigners, Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi, are traveling to round three of the electric racing series’ season to be held on the African continent on January 13 with high motivation. Read More »

Luke Reade (Dartford) will contest 2018’s Renault UK Clio Cup with fellow Kent-based team WDE Motorsport.

The 23-year-old becomes the second driver to commit to WDE for the forthcoming season after Sam Osborne (Worksop) also confirmed his place in the team. He will again be sponsored by Wera Tools, JD Fire Services, The Green Group and Alex Reade Motorsport. Read More »

– Sam Bird is aiming to extend his championship lead at round three of the FIA Formula E Championship.
– The all-electric series will be back in action at Moulay El Hassan circuit on 13 January.

Following Sam Bird’s victory during last month’s season opener, DS Virgin Racing is confident they can continue their winning ways during the next Formula E race, taking place in Marrakesh on 13 January. Read More »

Sam Osborne (Worksop) will contest a second full Renault UK Clio Cup season in 2018 with the team he switched to for 2017’s final rounds – WDE Motorsport.

Osborne showed real flashes of speed in 2017 with a best race result of fifth at Donington Park, a fastest lap at Oulton Park and 12th in the final standings. Read More »

Brett Lidsey (Northfleet) has announced he will contest 2018’s Renault UK Clio Cup with the MRM Racing team.

Lidsey will compete in eight of the season’s nine events but will have to give Oulton Park’s rounds in June a miss as they clash with his marriage to fiancée Graziella. Read More »

The 2018 season will have ten races making up the 2CVParts.com Championship, celebrating its 30th year and 70 years of the Citroen 2CV. At five circuits around the country, there will be eight sprints; a two-hour enduro; finishing with the 29th running of the unique Liqui Moly 2CV 24 Hour race.

The action starts at the beautiful and challenging Cadwell Park in Lincolnshire on 14/15 April: two sprints, then a two-hour enduro, to give everyone experience of driver changes.

Following that, we have three double-headers, each with two sprints: we are on the hectic Indy circuit at Brands on 12/13 May, then at Oulton Park on 23 June and back to Donington on 21 July. Read More »

– 15 titles in rally, rallycross and circuit championships
– Volkswagen customer teams enjoy global success
– Member of Board of Management, Development, Dr. Welsch: “Motorsport an important ambassador”

Volkswagen ended the 2017 motorsport season with a record. Never before had the Wolfsburg-based brand won more international and national championships. Volkswagen is the only automobile manufacturer to have won titles in such a wide range of different motorsports: Volkswagen drivers overcame strong opposition to win a total of 15 renowned championships around the world, in rallying, rallycross, touring car, single-seater, sprint and endurance racing. Read More »