Motorsports

  • Steve Glynn takes Britcar Trophy title

    A chilly Thruxton greeted the drivers for the final round of the Britcar Trophy Championship and it was Nigel Mustill who quickly stamped his mark on the morning qualifying session in his Wessex Riley TDC with a very impressive 1:17.230 followed by Steve Glynn -… Continue reading »

  • MSA British Endurance Championship Still Open

    Fog enveloped the Silverstone International circuit on the Saturday morning and qualifying was delayed by around 40 minutes, then shortened to help make up the lost time. TV celebrity chef Paul Hollywood made a welcome return to the Britcar grid, pairing with freshly-crowned British GT… Continue reading »

  • Boxster Championship to Go To The Wire

    Standing water was the biggest threat to both visibility and safety as the cars of the Toyo BRSCC Porsche Championship sat in the Croft assembly area ready for 20 minutes of qualifying for the penultimate round of the 2015 season. A road sweeper was deployed… Continue reading »

  • Anna Walewska Continues British GT Career

    Snetterton in Norfolk hosted the sixth of seven British GT rounds and the Bolton CAPE team of Anna Walewska and Rob Garofall looked to continue their climb of the GT4 class results sheet. The pairing piloted the Bolton CAPE Ginetta G55 to P4 in the… Continue reading »

  • Damp Donington Hosts Britcar

    Torrential rain failed to keep away the crowds for the weekend's round of the British Truck Racing Championship at Donington and the Britcar Endurance and Trophy Championships share the programme for the second round of their season. Saturday saw two races in the MSA British… Continue reading »

  • 25th Silverstone Classic draws Record Crowd

    Rain of almost biblical proportions failed to dampen the enthusiasm of over 100,000 motorsport fans as the Northampton event celebrated its 25th year of operation at the ‘Home of British Motor Sport’, Silverstone. As well as the on-circuit action involving cars drawn from over 100… Continue reading »

  • Styrin Returns to Porsche Podium

    Rick Styrin marked his return to the Toyo BRSCC Porsche Championship grid with a pole from the Saturday morning qualifying session, ahead of Ed Hayes and Adam Southgate. The double-championship winner has signed up to do three rounds this season but was concerned that his… Continue reading »

  • Southgate Storms to Toyo Porsches Lead

    Adam Southgate surged ahead to lead the Boxster table of the Toyo BRSCC Porsche Championship after three wins at Donington. Very heavy overnight rain left a damp paddock but two earlier qualifying sessions, plus a fairly constant breeze, meant a dry track for the 24… Continue reading »

  • Ford returning to Le Mans in 2016 with all-new Ford GT race car [video]

    Ford will return to Le Mans in 2016 with the all-new Ford GT supercar to compete in LM GTE Pro class, commemorating the 50th anniversary of Ford's 1966 overall victory. The new Ford GT race car is based on the all-new ultra-high-performance GT supercar, unveiled… Continue reading »

  • Sims and Attard Cement British GT Lead

    With a third place on the podium of the Silverstone 500 last weekend, Marco Attard and Alexander Sims cemented their place at the top of the British GT championship table. Driving the Barwell Motorsport/Ecurie Ecosse BMW Z4 GT3, and starting from third on a drizzle-drenched… Continue reading »

  • University Team take on British GT

    The pairing of ex-Britcar endurance racer Anna Walewska and experienced European driver Rob Garofall are this season contesting British GT in a G55 Ginetta GT4 run by the University of Bolton's Centre for Advanced Performance Engineering. Their unique partnership with Team RLR means Bolton CAPE… Continue reading »

  • Croft Cleans up in Rockingham Porsches

    Adam Croft had his most successful weekend of 924 racing with three wins out of three at Corby's Rockingham Raceway this weekend, with Adam Southgate taking a brace of wins in the Boxsters. Mark Marshall's 986 was a casualty in Friday's testing when a piston… Continue reading »

  • Attard Takes British GT Win

    Championship title holder Marco Attard took the win at the second round of the new British GT season at Rockingham on Sunday with co-driver Alastair Sims in the Barwell Motorsport/Ecurie Ecosse BMW Z4. Torrential rain virtually washed out the morning warm-up session but clearing skies… Continue reading »

  • Craig Dolby Storms to Trophy Victory

    Nigel Mustil put his Riley on pole in qualifying for the two 45-minute Britcar Trophy races on Silverstone's GP circuit, backing up the first 24 hour race the Northamptonshire circuit has seen for three seasons. The grid saw a number of changes over the drivers… Continue reading »

  • Duckman Stamps Authority on Toyo Porsches

    The Fosters variant of Cheshire's Oulton Park circuit was new to all but two of the drivers as the Toyo BRSCC Porsche Championship kicked off their 2015 season this Saturday. Just under a third of the grid had signed up for the Friday test session… Continue reading »