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Goodwood Festival Dates Confirmed

Goodwood Festival Dates Confirmed

The dates for the 2012 Goodwood Festival of Speed have now been confirmed. The 2012 Festival will take place from Friday 29 June to Sunday 1 July, the same weekend that the world’s largest celebration of [...]

Matt Neal Crowned 2011 BTCC Champion

Matt Neal Crowned 2011 BTCC Champion

Matt Neal has won the 2011 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship after coming out on top against his Honda Racing team-mate Gordon Shedden in a nail-biting final race of the season at the Silverstone circuit [...]

2 wins for Plato at Brands Hatch

2 wins for Plato at Brands Hatch

An unprecedented five drivers – Matt Neal, Jason Plato, Gordon Shedden, Mat Jackson and James Nash – will all go into the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship’s nail-biting final round of 2011 at Silverstone in [...]

BTCC lead tied after Rockingham

BTCC lead tied after Rockingham

Jason Plato, Gordon Shedden and, for the first time in his career, James Nash shared the victories in yesterday’s (Sun 18 Sept) three Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship races at Rockingham. Leaving the Northamptonshire venue, [...]

Rare Jaguars race at the 14th Revival

Rare Jaguars race at the 14th Revival

Retro fashion, beautiful vintage aircraft and some of the rarest and most sought after motor cars in the world mixed with closely fought and highly competitive racing – that was the 14th Goodwood Revival held this [...]

Biggest BTCC Grid for 17 years at Rockingham

Biggest BTCC Grid for 17 years at Rockingham

The UK’s premier motor racing championship – the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship – is set to boast its biggest grid in 17 years in its latest round of 2011 at the Rockingham circuit in [...]

Local Hero Sheddon wins at Knockhill

Local Hero Sheddon wins at Knockhill

Local hero Gordon Shedden was the toast of Knockhill as the Honda Racing driver swept to victory on his home track and moved into the lead of the 2011 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship on [...]

One-Two-Three for Audi at Brands

One-Two-Three for Audi at Brands

With his third victory of the season Martin Tomczyk recaptured the DTM lead for Audi at Brands Hatch (Great Britain). Mattias Ekström and Edoardo Mortara completed an Audi one-two-three triumph in extremely difficult conditions. For the [...]

Le Mans cars to star at Chelsea AutoLegends

Le Mans cars to star at Chelsea AutoLegends

The cars and stars of the 2011 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup and Le Mans Series will be out in force for this weekend’s Chelsea AutoLegends in central London on Sunday, September 4, just a week before [...]

New Electric Car Record at Nürburgring

New Electric Car Record at Nürburgring

Toyota Motorsport set a new lap record for an electric vehicle (EV) at the legendary 20.8km Nürburgring Nordschleife circuit in Germany. The Toyota Motorsport EV P001, with 100% electric powertrain and Jochen Krumbach at the wheel, [...]