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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 »

– 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 »

• Ex-F1 racer Mark Blundell captains winning celebrity team
• Screen Stars help to raise £10,000 for Prostate Cancer UK
• Take That chart-topper Howard Donald is best rookie
• Famous faces grin from ear-to-ear after Austin odyssey

The Screen Stars team won the Silverstone Classic Celebrity Challenge Trophy Race – a new addition to the action-packed programme at the world’s biggest classic motor racing festival Saturday evening (29 July). Read More »

• Heroes topped by World Champions Gardner, Spencer and Read
• Freddie Sheene reignites his father’s legacy at Silverstone
• London’s famous Ace Cafe provides mods and rockers display
• All tickets must be purchased before 5pm on Thursday, 27 July Read More »

• Final list includes top names from sport, showbiz, music and TV
• From Take That to Top Gear via Dragons’ Den and Olympic Gold
• Raising funds and awareness for Prostate Cancer UK
• All tickets for the Classic must be purchased in advance

World and Olympic champions, chart-topping musicians, best-selling authors and familiar figures from TV and radio will all be on the star-studded grid for the inaugural Celebrity Challenge Trophy Race at this month’s eagerly-anticipated Silverstone Classic (28-30 July).

The stellar big-name line-up features no fewer than five gold medal-winning athletes. These are topped by Jason Kenny CBE who, along with fellow track cyclist Sir Chris Hoy, is Britain’s most successful Olympian having amassed no fewer than six gold medals. Read More »

• World GP Bike Legends double up to race at Silverstone Classic
• 500cc World Champions Gardner and Spencer to race A35s
• Parrish and Costello join the exciting ‘Bike Legends’ line-up
• All tickets for the Classic must be purchased in advance

A quartet of two-wheel heroes will represent a Bike Legends team contesting the star-studded Celebrity Challenge Trophy showdown at this summer’s Silverstone Classic (28-30 July). Read More »

– World GP Bike Legends makes its UK debut at Silverstone Classic
– World Champions including Wayne Gardner, Freddie Spencer, and Phil Read


Already firmly established as the premier event on the global historic motor racing calendar, this summer’s Silverstone Classic (29-31 July) will – for the very first time – feature top class bike track action with a dazzling array of past World Champions to the fore. Read More »

– Autosport International will welcome five incredible motorsport world champions this January, including Damon Hill OBE and Petter Solberg
– Motorbike racing world champions Phil Read and Wayne Gardner will be meeting fans and signing autographs
– 2013 FIA World Endurance Champion, Allan McNish adds to stellar line-up of world title winners
– Damon Hill OBE will be reunited with the Williams FW18 – his 1996 Drivers’ Championship-winning car – as part of an exclusive Williams Martini Racing feature
– Solberg and McNish will be speaking on the Autosport Stage and performing tyre-smoking stunts in the Live Action Arena
– Autosport International – January 14-17, 2016*, Birmingham NEC

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Silverstone Classic NEC16a– Historic F1, Can-Am, Group C and GP bikes set to wow crowds
– Meet bike racing legends Wayne Gardner and Phil Read MBE
– Special ‘When We Were Kings’ display at Autosport International

Stars from the Silverstone Classic will again be out in force at next month’s Autosport International, staged at Birmingham’s NEC from 14-17 January. Read More »