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As the 2018 circuit racing season comes towards a close, Knockhill is gearing up for two major events over the winter period which will see rally cars in action at Scotland’s National Motorsport Centre.

Following the successful inclusion in last year’s series, the Motorsport News Circuit Rally Championship, in association with MSVR, will again visit the Dunfermline, Fife circuit for round three on Sunday December 9th. Read More »

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Amigos Team Parker Racing driver Seb Perez enjoyed “one of the best” drives of his career to win the ProAm category of both Porsche Carrera Cup races at Knockhill Race Circuit last weekend (25/26th August), taking the series lead in the process.

The Chesterfield driver overcame a race one impact and inclement weather throughout the weekend, to secure his second “double win” of the season, replicating his Monza victories earlier in the year. Read More »

– Pole position and top three double for BTCC rookie in Scotland
– Honda Civic Type R proves its prowess come rain and shine
– Matt Neal fights hard for points finish on challenging weekend

A Honda driver has finished on the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship podium at Knockhill every year since 2009, and Dan Cammish kept that proud tradition going this weekend (25/26 August) with a head-turning performance for Halfords Yuasa Racing north of the border. Read More »

Nationwide Accident Repair Services return to the track at Knockhill this weekend (August 25/26), as Dino Zamparelli leads the title fight by four points over rival Tio Ellinas with just six races left to run.

Nationwide-backed driver, Dino, bounced back last time out in tricky conditions at Snetterton as rain made the circuit greasy, but the Bristolian had the pace in race one, taking an excellent victory from second on the grid, and followed up with third place in the reverse grid race later that afternoon. Read More »

– Honda returns to happy hunting ground seeking to continue Knockhill podium run
– Matt Neal and Dan Cammish bidding bounce back at iconic Scottish venue
– Honda and Halfords Yuasa Racing poised in Manufacturers’ and Teams’ reckoning

Honda heads to Scotland for Rounds 22/23/24 of the 2018 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship at the iconic Knockhill Circuit looking to scale the podium once again in the series’ northernmost event. Read More »

The spectacular Knockhill circuit in Fife will make a welcome return to the Renault UK Clio Cup’s race calendar in 2019.

The Clio Cup will visit Knockhill on the weekend of Saturday 14/Sunday 15 September as part of its nine-event tour around the UK alongside the high profile British Touring Car Championship.

In addition, instead of May, the Clio Cup’s annual visit to Thruxton will now come later in the year (Sat 17/Sun 18 August) at the second of two visits to the Hampshire circuit by the BTCC. Read More »

Knockhill Racing Circuit is all set for its biggest single venue rally in years as it plays host to Round 3 of the Beatsons Motorsport News Circuit Rally Championship in association with MSVR on Sunday 3rd December 2017, sponsored by Beatsons Building Supplies.

60 top line crews from all over the UK will be competing on over 35 miles of challenging rally stages, all based at Knockhill by Dunfermline, Scotland’s National Motor Sport Centre.

With the hosting of the event, Stuart Gray, Knockhill Director of Events said “The Beatsons Building Supplies Knockhill Stages Rally will bring top crews, top teams and top rally action to adoring and knowledgeable Scottish rally fans for the first time in years. We are delighted to be joining this prestigious championship which visits the best race tracks in the UK and allows the fans to get up close to the action in the safe environment of a circuit venue. We are thrilled to have Beatsons Building Supplies on board as our event day sponsor as they are already a high profile company within the Scottish rally scene”. Read More »

Team BMW’s Colin Turkington moved to the top of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship standings after scoring a podium hat-trick at Knockhill.

Adrian Flux Subaru Racing stars Jason Plato and Ash Sutton claimed a win apiece, whilst Speedworks Motorsport’s Tom Ingram came out victorious in the final encounter at the Fife circuit. Read More »

16 year old Finlay Retson, current Junior 1000 Ecosse Challenge rally champion, took the eRally Renault Zoe rally car out for its first taste of competition at Knockhill on Sunday 26th March. The event was the Andy Wilson Memorial Autotest organised by Glenrothes Motorsport Club. This was history in the making as it was the first time a modern roadgoing electric car had been used in competition. Read More »

j1000-renaultzoeWhilst being interviewed on Knockhill Radio at the Grant Stages Rally on 12th February, Ellya Gold from the eRally project announced that, as part of their promotion activities in 2017, their rally prepared Renault Zoe all electric car will be driven on 3 autotests in Scotland by Finlay Retson during the year. The first will be the Andy Wilson Memorial at Knockhill on 26th March 2017. Read More »