Silverstone

  • Watch Porsche 911 5 Million Facebook fan car at Silverstone [video]

    Porsche has released a video footage showing the special one-off 911 5 Million Facebook fan car at the Silverstone. This one-off 911 was created as a celebration for reaching five million fans on Facebook and is based on the 911 Carrera 4S and was unveiled… Continue reading »

  • Watch 1208 Porsche 911s at Silverstone [new world record]

    Porsche is celebrating 50 years of the 911 this year, with the recent stunt taking place at Silverstone Classic. Initial plan was to produce a parade of 911 x 911s, which was almost immediately exceeded when the celebrations were announced and on Sunday Silverstone Classic… Continue reading »

  • 225 Nissan Leafs Set a New Record For Largest Parade of Electric Cars

    This past weekend a convoy of 225 Nissan Leaf's was driven around the Silverstone Circuit to break the Guinness World Record for the ‘largest parade of electric vehicles’, beating the previous record of 218 held by Chrysler in the US. The event was organised by… Continue reading »

  • Birkett Relay Wraps Up the Season

    Regarded by many as the unofficial last race of the British circuit racing season, this weekend sees the 62nd anniversary run of the annual "Holly" Birkett Handicap Relay. Conceived in 1951, the event attracts an incredible variety of machines, from classic Jags, through 80s Ferraris… Continue reading »

  • Britcar 24 Final Hours sees Rain

    With just four hours remaining, and at least a couple of hours before it was forecast to arrive, we have significant rain at Silverstone for the closing stages of this year's Britcar 24 hour endurance race. The Richard Abra BMW E46 GTR currently leads with… Continue reading »

  • Britcar 24 - One Third Gone

    Night has well and truly decended here at Silverstone for the 2012 Britcar 24 hour endurance race but the weather is holding! But plenty of teams are experiencing technical problems as you might expect when the cars are being pushed continuously for such a long… Continue reading »

  • Follett Stuns in Porsche Club Championship

    Never put a good man down, as the saying goes, and starting from the back of the grid didn't seem to put much of a dent in Paul Follett's drive for the title in Class 2 of the Porsche Club Championship today at Silverstone. Featuring… Continue reading »

  • Watch 964 Ferraris Drive Around Silverstone

    This past weekend 964 Ferraris raced around the Silverstone Circuit beating a previous Guinness record of 490 Ferraris that went around a Japan’s Fuji Speedway Circuit in 2008. The parade was led by Felipe Massa in a 458 Spider. Spectators had the opportunity to admire… Continue reading »

  • World Record 60 Ferrari F40s At Silverstone [VIDEO]

    Ferrari F40 was the world's first 200mph road car when it appeared in 1987. Powered by a 471bhp 2.9-litre twin-turbo V8 it is still rated by many to be the finest supercar in history. To mark the 25th birthday of this iconic supercar, a world… Continue reading »

  • Team Lotus F1 with Caterham

    Caterham Gets Taste Of Formula 1 At British Grand Prix

    British sports car maker Caterham is to see its logo adorning the side pods of the Team Lotus Formula 1 cars for this weekend's British Grand Prix at Silverstone. Caterham was acquired by the same company that owns Team Lotus, part-owned by Malaysian Air Asia… Continue reading »

  • Here's your chance to drive a Porsche 911 GT2 RS

    The 911 GT2 RS is the fastest and most powerful road legal sports car ever built in the history of Porsche. Only 500 units will be built, and each one is already spoken for. The list price for this ultimate 911 was £164,107! The 911… Continue reading »