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– 2009 Formula One World Champion, Jenson Button, will be driving two races with historic motorsport experts, JD Classics, in 2018
– Button will be racing a JD Classics-prepared XJR-9 at Le Mans Classic in July and another JD Classics entry at Goodwood Revival in September
– Button is one of the most experienced drivers to have ever raced in F1, with 306 race starts for Williams, Benetton, Renault, BAR, Honda, Brawn and McLaren
– JD Classics is a main sponsor of both the Goodwood Revival and Le Mans Classic Read More »

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– Motoring writer, broadcaster and presenter Henry Hope-Frost confirmed to host the Autosport Stage for the 13th time
– Motoring connoisseur marks return with top 10 on-stage moments
– Autosport International will take place at the NEC Birmingham from 11-14 January 2018*
– Autosport International is part of Motorsport Network’s UK title Autosport – one of the world’s leading print and online motorsport publications
– Tickets to the show are available from: autosportinternational.com Read More »

– More than 500 guests attended JD Classics’ HQ to hear exclusive insight from 2009 Formula One World Champion, Jenson Button MBE
– The crowds had the chance to look around JD Classics’ seven showrooms and speak with some of the company’s 75 craftsmen
– Jenson Button, who drove for McLaren, Brawn GP and Honda among others, revealed incredible behind-the-scenes stories from his F1 days
– More dates for JD Classics’ breakfast mornings will be announced in the New Year

JD Classics welcomed more than 500 guests to another of its much-lauded breakfast mornings over the weekend, headlined by 2009 Formula One World Champion, Jenson Button. Read More »

• Former Formula One World Champion, Jenson Button, will be the special guest speaker at JD Classics’ breakfast morning on 22 October
• Guests will be welcomed to JD Classics’ 155,000 sq/ft site in Maldon, Essex, free to roam the world-class facilities
• Jenson Button and compere Simon Taylor will take to the stage, reliving some of Jenson’s most incredible racing stories during his sixteen-year career in Formula One
• Button raced for Williams, Benetton, Renault, BAR, Honda, Brawn GP and McLaren, winning the World Drivers’ Championship with Brawn
• Button’s World Championship-winning Brawn GP car will be on display in JD Classics’ main workshop throughout the morning
• Exceptionally high demand means tickets are allocated through a ballot – call 01621 879579 or e-mail jdclassics@jdclassics.com Read More »

This weekend’s Formula 1 British Grand Prix at Silverstone will be the most high-profile event on the UK motorsport calendar, which features over 5,000 events per year.


The British fans will hope to see Lewis Hamilton lift the famous Royal Automobile Club Trophy for the third successive year, while also looking for standout performances from Jenson Button and Jolyon Palmer. Read More »

WorldRX15 ButtonBritish Formula One stars Jenson Button and David Coulthard today visited Lydden Hill – home to the British round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy – as both drivers tested a pair of Supercars as part of a BBC F1 feature which will be aired later this year.  Button, whose father John competed in rallycross in the 1970s, spoke of an “unbelievable experience” while Coulthard acknowledged the huge talent of World RX drivers. Read More »

– Jenson Button and David Coulthard get the rallycross bug in Kent
– I wouldn’t be F1 World Champion without rallycross, says Button
– Coulthard left waxing lyrical after ‘adrenaline-fuelled’ experience
– Day serves as curtain-raiser for British RX’s return this weekend

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Honda Type R Nurburgring– Honda fans invited to Nürburgring to celebrate release of all-new Civic Type R
– First time an FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) race will be held at famed circuit
– Opportunity to get hands on with the all new Civic Type R, visit pit lane, meet the drivers, and a chance to take their own car on the circuit. Read More »

Solberg Autosport Awards14Newly-crowned FIA World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg picked up the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ at last night’s prestigious Autosport Awards.  Presented by former Formula One World Champion Jenson Button, the World RX ace was awarded the accolade at a glittering ceremony held at The Grosvenor House Hotel on London’s Park Lane. Read More »

– Five decades of race winning at the top levels of motorsport honoured at the home of McLaren  in Woking
– Vodafone McLaren Mercedes driver Sergio Perez arrived at the celebrations in the 3,000th 12C to roll off the production line
– 2009 Formula 1™ world champion Jenson Button brought proceedings to a close at the wheel of the McLaren P1™

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