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The second #ChronosAndCars event played host to a selection of racing drivers and a massive collection of cars and enthusiasts at Shelsley Walsh.


Racing driver Freddie Hunt is confirmed to drive for the Brookspeed Omologato Porsche in the upcoming European GT4 series. The son of former-Formula One champion James Hunt will be backed by Omologato throughout the 2017 championship season. The driver confirmed his plans for the future in a live interview with the sell-out crowd at the infamous hillclimb location in Worcestershire. Read More »

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– #66 Ford GT Le Mans race car tackles Goodwood Hillclimb driven by Marino Franchitti and Dirk Müller fresh from success at the 2016 Le Mans 24 Hours
– Ford Performance rallycross driver and internet sensation Ken Block returns to the world-famous 1.16-mile Hillclimb course in Ford Fiesta ST RX43 with 650PS and 1.8sec 0‑60mph acceleration
– World Champion drifting star Vaughn Gittin Jr. takes the wheel of a Ford Mustang  RTR; ferocious new F-150 Raptor pickup is driven by Ben Collins, formerly “The Stig” on Top Gear
– Ford stand features full line-up of performance vehicles including the Ford Mustang, Focus RS, Fiesta ST200, and ST-Line range including debut of new Mondeo ST-Line
– Ford stand visitors can enjoy one of the finest views of the festival and can take on The Leap – a 4.5m airbag jump experience – and Team Sky Skills Trackstand ChallengeFord Goodwood16 Read More »

We couldn’t wait for the Ford GT race car to hit the track at Silverstone. So we designed our own “Silverstone” circuit, taking in London landmarks, on one eye-catching but very slow lap.

The Ford GT race car followed a route that started and finished at London Underground station Southwark – loaded aboard a Clear Idea transport truck. Read More »

Autosport Ford GT16– Autosport International will be the first opportunity for UK fans to see the all-new Ford GT FIA World Endurance car
– Ford Chip Ganassi Racing will run four Ford GTs in 2016 – Two in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and two in the FIA World Endurance Championship
– Two of the Ford GT racing drivers, Andy Priaulx and Marino Franchitti will be speaking on the Autosport Stage
– Autosport International runs from January 14-17, 2016* at the NEC in Birmingham with tickets available from http://www.autosportinternational.com/public. Read More »

Ford WEC announce16a– Marino Franchitti, Stefan Mücke, Olivier Pla and Andy Priaulx to race the all-new Ford GT in FIA World Endurance Championship for Ford Chip Ganassi Racing
– Follows US announcement that Richard Westbrook, Dirk Müller, Joey Hand and Ryan Briscoe will race the all-new Ford GT in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship
– Mücke to join Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Team for Rolex 24 at Daytona this month Read More »

– Japanese driver Satoshi Motoyama to team up with Marino Franchitti and Michael Krumm at the wheel of hugely-innovative motorsport concept
– Second UK test at Snetterton provides Motoyama’s first taste of Nissan DeltaWing racing car
– Second in ‘behind the scenes’ series of films shows development of engine
– Available to view at http://www.facebook.com/NissanSportsCars

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