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BTCC TurkingtonColin Turkington scored Subaru’s first ever Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship victory, while wins for Sam Tordoff and Matt Neal pushed them to the standings summit at Oulton Park.

Having secured pole position on Saturday afternoon, double BTCC champion Turkington produced a lights-to-flag performance in Sunday’s opener. Read More »

McLaren Late May16aSuccess in the USA, Australia and in the UK has given the McLaren 650S GT3 one of its most successful weekends ever. McLaren GT customer teams secured a brace of victories in both the Pirelli World Challenge and Australian GT, along with a further podium in the British GT championship. The 570S GT4 also scored its best result of the season so far, finishing P4, as the development season continues. Read More »

VW May16bTCR International Series
Triple success for the Golf GTI TCR in Spa-Francorchamps

The third race weekend of the TCR International Series ended with a one-two-three result for the Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR. In the second race in Spa-Francorchamps (B), Jean-Karl Vernay (F) of Leopard Racing won ahead of his team-mates Stefano Comini (CH) and Antti Buri (FIN). It was the first success this season for the 330 hp Volkswagen GTI TCR and it was the first ever TCR win for Vernay and Leopard Racing – and not far from the team headquarters in Luxembourg. Read More »

2016 will be the 27th year of Citroen 2CV racing in the UK, making it one of the UK’s longest running one-make Championships.

The 2CVParts.com Championship season features four double-header meetings, at Oulton Park, Croft, Cadwell Park and Brands Hatch Indy.

Each meeting will have two, 20-minute sprint races. At the Croft meeting, there will also be a two-hour Enduro, to help teams prepare for the 24-hour race.

Over the weekend of 19-21 August, the 26th running of the 2CV 24 Hour race will be staged at the amazing Anglesey circuit. It is the longest running 24-hour motor race in the UK by a big margin. Read More »

Renault Sport UK Track Days 2016– Five Renault Sport UK owner track day dates announced, including two evening sessions
– Opportunity for owners to drive their own Renault Sport as well as latest Renault Sport models at famous British racetracks
– 2016 celebrates fifteen years of official Renault Sport Track Days in the UK
– Represents excellent value for money priced from just £89
– 2016 Renault Sport Track Days start with Oulton Park, 15th April Read More »

Porsche Carrera 16 Announce AThe 2016 Porsche Carrera Cup GB Championship calendar has been confirmed and includes the incredible opportunity to race at the world-renowned Silverstone GP circuit in support of the World Endurance Championship (WEC).

Following on from the success of the 2015 season highlight supporting WEC at Spa-Francorchamps, drivers will once again be able to perform under the watchful eyes of LMP and GT teams and gain exclusive access to the Porsche Team throughout the weekend. This is yet further evidence of the close ties between Carrera Cup GB and the wider Porsche Motorsport Pyramid. Read More »

Swift Oulton15aDarlington precision driver Paul Swift was back in action at the weekend whereby he had to overcome some minor technical problems as well as the adverse weather conditions to claim a class victory and fifth place overall on the Neil Howard Stages Rally at Oulton Park in Cheshire. Read More »

neilhoward15 (1)Our first trip to Oulton Park, for a rally, saw Steve Simpson & Patrick Walsh (Impreza WRC) take back-to-back victories on the event. It had not started well though as stage 1 saw Steve Simpson languishing down the bottom end of the top ten as Neil Simpson & Elliott Edmondson (Fabia R5) took the early lead. Kevin Procter & Derrick Fawcett (Impreza WRC) were 2nd and moved ahead after stage 2, holding it until stage 5 when Neil Simpson regained the lead. A burst radiator saw Neil Simpson retire on stage 6 so Procter moved to the top of the standings with Steve Simpson closing in. Stage 8 proved pivotal as Procter lost 9 seconds to Steve Simpson, ultimately finishing 11 seconds adrift of the 2014 winner as Steve Simpson took victory. Read More »

– Wilkinson and Bussell take chequered flag in ex Sir Jackie Stewart E-type
– Ben Cussons’ PUG 676 C-type, fresh from the 2015 Mille Miglia, sets fastest lap and wins Class C
– Commentators’ ‘Driver of the Day’ awarded to Jim Tester
– Competitive and entertaining race makes the fifth different race winner in as many races
– Race fans treated to driving demonstration of Le Mans-winning Jaguar XJR-9 LM

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– Current Championship leader Cammish and former double champion Meadows win at picturesque Cheshire track
– Redline Racing’s Dan Cammish takes lights-to-flag victory and second place in rounds 5 & 6 to extend Championship points lead to 27
– Samsung SUHD TV Racing’s Michael Meadows takes first win of the season in Sunday’s race to boost Championship challenge
– Nantwich-based Jordan Witt named ‘Driver of the Weekend’ and Redline Racing crowned ‘Team of the Weekend’

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