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– Yokohama supports festival for the first time ever
– Association reflects Yokohama’s rich motor sport heritage
– A range of festival highlights to carry the tyre manufacturer’s name

With a history spanning more than 100 years which includes numerous motor sport championship victories and titles, premium tyre manufacturer Yokohama has become the Official Tyre Partner of the Silverstone Classic. Read More »


Two-wheeled heroes return for spectacular high-speed track runs

– World Champions: Wayne Gardner, Phil Read, Christian Sarron and Freddie Spencer
– Chance for fans to ‘meet and greet’ some of the sport’s top stars
– Ace Cafe’s 80th birthday party adds to classic motorcycle showcase
– All Silverstone Classic tickets must be purchased in advance

This summer’s Silverstone Classic (20-22 July) will feature its biggest-ever showcase for motorcycle enthusiasts following confirmation that the illustrious World GP Bike Legends are returning with an amazing line-up of top names from the sport’s glory days. Read More »

The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has today announced World RX of Great Britain will be headline sponsored by Cooper Tires. The first international rallycross event to be held at the iconic Silverstone Circuit is officially named Cooper Tires World RX of Great Britain. Read More »

– Broadcasting legend receives Lifetime Achievement Award
– Marking 70 years since Walker attended the first Silverstone Grand Prix
– Paying tribute to the much-loved ‘Voice of Motorsport’
– Tickets for Silverstone Classic must be purchased in advance

The high octane, passion-fuelled career of Murray Walker OBE has been honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award. Read More »

– Formula 1 superstars take to the track in iconic single-seater machinery
– Sky and Channel 4 film F1 features as classics meet current day
– Motor sport royalty, Murray Walker, celebrates 70th anniversary of Silverstone’s first Grand Prix
– Quartet of BTCC champions turn out in series’ 60th year
– Record pre-event ticket sales promise biggest and best Classic yet

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The Ferrari Challenge Europe series concluded its second round of the 2018 season at a rain-soaked Silverstone Circuit this weekend, 27-29 April 2018. Vladimir Hladik, Alexander Nussbaumer, Bjorn Grossmann and Chris Froggatt, all driving the 488 Challenge, were the winners of the first day of the Ferrari Challenge Europe on Saturday. The second day’s racing saw wins from Nikolas Nielsen in the Pro category of the Trofeo Pirelli, as well as a second win for Chris Froggatt in the Pro-Am category, and wins for Christophe Hurni and Ingvar Mattson in the Coppa Shell. Read More »

Andrew Jordan will give British fans plenty to cheer about when he returns to the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy at Silverstone next month, as he prepares to trade the microphone for the steering wheel at the inaugural Speedmachine festival (26/27 May).

Jordan will join forces with 2014 World Championship runner-up Toomas ‘Topi’ Heikkinen in a two-car line-up for MJP Racing Team Austria at WRX of GB, in a brace of all-new 2018 Ford Fiesta ‘LionRX3’ Supercars. Read More »

– Volvo’s famous 850 Estate added to special 60th anniversary celebrations
– Touring car legend Rickard Rydell reunited with nineties tin-top icon
– Twenty years on: Swedish star to race his title winning Volvo S40
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They’re used to competing at the highest levels of motorsport, but that didn’t stop three of Britain’s brightest young racing talents being left almost speechless after experiencing the sheer power of a Supercar as raced in the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy at Silverstone last week. Their exploits will be broadcast on Sky Sports F1 during this weekend’s coverage of the Bahrain Grand Prix.

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Speedmachine festival, the centrepiece of the 2018 World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy season, will change the way motorsport engages with fans when it revs into action as part of the first World RX of Great Britain to be held at Silverstone, according to the series’ Managing Director Paul Bellamy. Read More »