Aston Martin has won the 88th 24 Hours of Le Mans. The British manufacturer, which was last victorious in the world famous event in 2017, recorded its best ever result at the Circuit de la Sarthe by winning both GT classes and with three crews standing on the podium. The result means that Aston Martin scored enough points to secure the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) manufacturers’ title with one round remaining.
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Toyota triumphs as Tom Ingram takes double at Thruxton
Toyota star Tom Ingram fired himself into Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship contention with a double victory at Thruxton, before BTC Racing’s Josh Cook put his recent misfortune behind him by winning the finale at the UK’s fastest circuit.
Brits Line Up for Le Mans 24 Hours
The 88th edition of the World’s greatest endurance race, the 24 Hours of Le Mans, takes place behind closed doors this weekend (19–20 September).
Colin Turkington out front as BTCC speeds into Thruxton
Reigning champion Colin Turkington currently tops the charts as the Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship speeds into Thruxton next weekend (19/20 September), but the Team BMW star has a host of young talents hunting him down.
Rallycross returns to Lydden Hill
The Motorsport UK British Rallycross Championship 5 Nations Trophy Presented by Cooper Tires finally got underway at the Home of Rallycross, Lydden Hill over the August Bank Holiday weekend. After a delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic, an enthusiastic rallycross-starved crowd arrived in Kent, armed with their face coverings and social distancing guidelines, ready to watch the best rallycross drivers in action across the ten races. Here’s a recap of what happened.
Trackside Virtual Experience Calendar Announced
After the cancellation of many one-of-a-kind Trackside experiences due to COVID-19, we’re pleased to announce a new monthly series of virtual Trackside events.
British GT Championship sets course for Brands
The Intelligent Money British GT Championship stages its third event since the start of August this weekend when the 2020 campaign reaches its halfway mark at Brands Hatch.
Bumper entry revealed for 5 Nations BRX
This Bank Holiday weekend at Lydden Hill, we are ready to unleash the monsters as a new season of the British Rallycross is set to roar into life. Rebranded as the Motorsport UK British Rallycross Championship 5 Nations Trophy Presented by Cooper Tires, the new theme and new lease of life will however still see the same close-quarter, side-by-side racing as the exciting discipline visits England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland for an action-packed season.
Win: Tickets to the Classic Car Drive In Weekend
We’ve teamed up with the organisers of The Classic Car Drive In Weekend to offer our members a chance to enjoy this glorious celebration of everything Classic!
British GT: Howard and Adam reunite with Beechdean AMR for Brands Hatch weekender
Andrew Howard and Jonny Adam will reprise their famous partnership with Beechdean AMR when the Intelligent Money British GT Championship visits Brands Hatch this weekend.