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The ARR Craib MSA Scottish Rally Championship (SRC) will get revved up for the next round of the series as it heads to the exciting Ignition Festival of Motoring in Glasgow this weekend.

The 4-6th August event is held at the SECC in Glasgow and tens of thousands of motor sport fans are expected to descend on the arena as race and rally icons from across the ages are lined up to drive a myriad of cars from the sports history. Read More »

• Timo Salonen reunited with title-winning Peugeot 205 T16
• Stig Blomqvist back behind the wheel of Ford RS200
• Two winningest drivers from rallying’s Golden Age
• Catch five of rallying’s greatest names renewing old rivalries

The five legendary ‘Rally Gods’ starring at next month’s IGNITION, Festival of Motoring in Glasgow (4-6 August) not only will be reunited with their iconic rally cars from yesteryear but also will reigniting old rivalries in a spectacular shoot-out in some of today’s greatest sports cars. Read More »

• Timo Salonen reunited with title-winning Peugeot 205 T16
• Stig Blomqvist back behind the wheel of Ford RS200
• Two winningest drivers from rallying’s Golden Age
• Catch five of rallying’s greatest names renewing old rivalries

The full and final line-up of iconic cars to be driven by the five legendary ‘Rally Gods’ at next month’s IGNITION, Festival of Motoring in Glasgow (4-6 August) is now confirmed. Read More »

Ignition Festival of Motoring is delighted to reveal the greatest-ever collection of Formula 1 cars to grace Scottish shores. Cars previously driven by the crème de le crème of Formula One including Jenson Button, Michael Schumacher, Ayrton Senna, Jim Clark and Stirling Moss will appear at IGNITION Festival this summer.

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IGNITION Festival of Motoring will celebrate one of Scottish motorsport’s greatest ever feats this summer, when the famous Ecurie Ecosse team bring an exclusive line-up of their finest machinery, old and new, to the SEC Glasgow.

60 years on from their famous 1-2 finish in the 24 Hours of Le Mans race, a rare occurrence for a privateer, IGNITION will showcase some of the iconic cars that made the Ecurie Ecosse name during the late 1950’s, including the Jaguar C-Type. Read More »

• WRC legend Markku Alén back aboard rally icon
• Flying Finn joins legendary line-up in revered rally cars
• Mr ‘Maximum Attack’ joined by four world champions
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IGNITION Festival of Motoring is delighted to confirm Scottish presenter Lee McKenzie as anchor for the three-day motoring extravaganza.

McKenzie, best known for her work in both Channel 4 and BBC’s coverage of Formula 1, will bring a splash of F1 glamour to the SEC Glasgow where she will deliver exclusive driver interviews and keep fans right-up to date with all the live action on the IGNITION street circuit. Read More »

IGNITION Festival of Motoring is thrilled to announce Scottish racing stars Gordon Shedden and Jimmy McRae as the latest names to join the festival’s stellar 2017 line-up.

Reigning Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship champion Shedden – who wowed crowds at the 2016 event with his no-holds-barred driving – will once again showcase his skills on the specially commissioned street circuit. Read More »

– Rallying hero Miki Biasion reunited with title-winning Lancia
– Italy’s only FIA World Rally Champion joins star-studded cast
– “It will be very special to be in Scotland,” says Italian ace
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– Five former World Champions to wow crowds at IGNITION festival
– Chance to see some of motor sport’s most intrepid heroes
– Iconic rally cars from the sport’s glory days in action
– Racing against-the-clock gymkhana-style in modern sportscars

Five of the greatest names from the sport of rallying will be starring at IGNITION, Festival of Motoring – a celebration of all things car and bike themed – staged on the streets of Glasgow in and around the SEC from 4-6 August. Read More »