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The McLaren 650S GT3 will return to the world-famous Spa-Francorchamps circuit in the Ardennes Forest later this month as three examples line up to take on the 2016 Total 24 Hours of Spa – 28-31 July – run by McLaren GT customer team Garage 59. The regular Blancpain Endurance Cup driver line-of of Factory Drivers Rob Bell (GB), Côme Ledogar (FR) and Shane van Gisbergen (NZ) in the #58 car and Academy Drivers Alex Fontana (CH), Struan Moore (JE) and Andrew Watson (NI) in the iconic #59 will be joined by Bruno Senna (BR), Duncan Tappy (GB) and Luis Felipe ‘Pipo’ Derani (BR) in the third entry running as number #60.McLaren pre-Spa16a Read More »

McLaren Autosport16McLaren GT has announced today at the Autosport International show the formation of the McLaren GT Driver Academy. Alex Fontana (23) from Switzerland and Jersey-born Struan Moore (20) join Northern Irish 2015 McLaren GT Young Driver Andrew Watson (20). All three drivers already hold a wide variety of single seat and GT experience, and the Driver Academy will see them work closely with the team at McLaren GT, including Factory Drivers Rob Bell, Alvaro Parente and Bruno Senna, as they look to establish a successful career in competitive global GT racing. Read More »

– Ex-Formula 1™ driver Bruno Senna to consult drivers at each track event
– Senna to bring a unique knowledge of the highest levels of international racing in single seat and GT championships
– McLaren P1™ GTR Driver Programme calendar confirmed at some of the world’s most iconic circuits as the build of the first customer car is completed
– Watch Senna testing the McLaren P1™ GTR ahead of the first event at: http://youtu.be/f1OiX8-72JE

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Senna NSX– Honda NSX turns 25 with massive Silverstone parade
– The mid-engined two-seater that redefined the supercar
– Record number of NSXs to mark quarter century
– Japanese cavalcade also marks key Mazda, Nissan and Toyota milestones

It’s not just the Silverstone Classic that will be celebrating its Silver Jubilee at this summer’s special staging of the World’s Biggest Classic Motor Racing Festival (24-26 July) – it is also 25 years since Honda launched its game-changing NSX. Read More »

– Eighth episode of new 13 x one-hour series, The Classic Car Show, airs tonight on Channel 5 at 7pm
– In this week’s show, Quentin Wilson looks at the vast history of a fast appreciating Great British icon – the Mini
– Automotive archaeologist Chris Routledge uncovers a rare coachbuilt Ford Capri convertible in barn-find heaven
– Jodie Kidd turns her hand to rallying in a Mini Cooper, with the legendary Paddy Hopkirk as her mentor
– Bruno Senna laps a Touring Car Championship-winning Mini Cooper S on the handling track, while Alex Riley tours London’s banking district in a BMW E24 635 CSi
– See the Episode 8 preview here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_gxsu0qDq4M

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McLaren GT 2015The McLaren GT factory driver line up of Rob Bell, Kevin Estre, Alvaro Parente and recently announced Bruno Senna will contest the 2015 Blancpain Endurance Series as part of bold plans by customer team Von Ryan Racing, alongside newly confirmed factory driver Shane Van Gisbergen. The five works drivers will take part in the five-date calendar as the British-based team enters two McLaren 650S GT3 racers in arguably the most competitive GT3 championship globally, which includes the Total 24 Hours of Spa. Read More »

Mclaren Senna15McLaren GT is pleased to announce Brazilian ex-Formula 1 driver Bruno Senna as a factory driver for the 2015 season. Senna, 31, joins the McLaren GT factory driver programme alongside Rob Bell, Kevin Estre and Alvaro Parente. His role will involve the on-going development programme for the 650S GT3 and 650S Sprint models, as well as racing in selected events with the new 650S GT3, which makes its competitive debut with McLaren GT customer teams this year. Read More »

– Coming to Channel 5 in early February is a landmark global TV series; The Classic Car Show
– The 13 x one-hour series is presented by Quentin Willson and Jodie Kidd with a supporting cast of global A-list celebrities
– The Classic Car Show celebrates the iconic cars, personalities and glamorous events of the classic car world, tapping into the multi-billion pound industry that has seen classic car values rise faster than modern art and property

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– A ground-breaking global TV series that provides unprecedented access to the iconic cars, personalities and glamorous events that underpin the classic car world
– Distributed for broadcast globally by Sony Pictures Television
– 13 x one-hour episodes presented by Jodie Kidd and Quentin Willson with a supporting cast of global A-list celebrities
– Tapping into a multi-billion dollar industry that has seen classic car values rise faster than fine art, gold and real estate
– Richly shot in gloss HD, The Classic Car Show will have movie production values, attitude and humour
– The series will be formally launched at MIPCOM* in Cannes in October, with the first show airing in January 2015

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– Jaguar Heritage Racing to field ten of the marque’s most celebrated 1950s models in the 2014 Mille Miglia, from 15-18 May, including XKs, C-types and one D-type
– Famous faces from the world of entertainment, music, motor sport and fashion to drive the gruelling Mille Miglia in historic Jaguars
– Live updates from event available through Jaguar official social media channels, as well as Twitter profiles of drivers using hashtag: #JaguarMille

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