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Record pre-War Bentley grid planned for centenary at Silverstone Classic

18-Jan-19

The biggest-ever field of Pre-War Bentleys is set to mark the manufacturer's centenary at this year's Silverstone Classic in July. read more

Rival series for historic 1990s and 2000s GT and LMP cars launched

18-Jan-19

The Peter Auto organisation has squared up against Masters Historic Racing by announcing a series of races for 1990s/2000s GT cars and Prototypes under the Global Endurance Legends brand read more

Castle Combe to celebrate 50 years of its Formula Ford championship

14-Jan-19

Half a century of Formula Ford racing at Castle Combe will be celebrated at the circuit's first race meeting of the 2019 season on Easter Monday read more

New Audi BTCC team recruit Jake Hill adds 2019 classic Lotus season

03-Jan-19

Jake Hill will split his 2019 season between the British Touring Car Championship and a campaign in a classic Lotus 26R following his debut in last year's Silverstone Classic read more

Turbocharged F1 cars to be celebrated at Coventry's 2019 Race Retro

13-Dec-18

The first era of turbocharged Formula 1 cars will be a central feature of Race Retro at Coventry's Stoneleigh Park on February 22-24 read more

Le Mans prototypes set for Goodwood track debut at Members' Meeting

13-Dec-18

Le Mans prototypes will make their Goodwood Motor Circuit debut next year in the second of three high-speed demonstration grids that will feature at the 2019 Members' Meeting read more

Campaign begins for hometown statue for former F1 driver Tom Pryce

13-Dec-18

A £50,000 campaign has been started to create a permanent memorial to former Formula 1 Grand Prix racer Tom Pryce in the centre of Denbigh in North Wales read more

Former F1 support BMW M1 Procar Championship to star at Goodwood

13-Dec-18

Goodwood has revealed that the BMW M1 Procar Championship, which once ran as a support series to Formula 1, will feature in demonstrations at the 2019 Members' Meeting read more

Goodwood FoS donations raise £53,000 for Clark museum redevelopment

13-Dec-18

The Jim Clark Trust's plans for a major redevelopment of the Jim Clark Rooms have received a £53,000 boost following a donation from the Goodwood Festival of Speed read more

2019 Roger Albert Clark Rally already has 150 entry deposits

13-Dec-18

Exactly one year ahead of the 2019 Roger Albert Clark Rally, organisers have taken a record 150 deposits from competitors for the UK's longest and toughest special stage rally read more

Pre-1966 Mini race added to 2019 Goodwood Members' meeting programme

13-Dec-18

A new feature of the Goodwood Members' Meeting will be a dedicated race for pre-1966 66 Mini saloons and variants to mark the 60th anniversary of the Mini Minor. read more

Thruxton to host 2019 historic festival with Motor Racing Legends

13-Dec-18

Thruxton will host a historic festival in 2019 after announcing a partnership with the team behind the Motor Racing Legends series read more

Donington Park gets new Masters Historic Festival for 2019 season

13-Dec-18

Masters Historic Racing will expand its UK calendar for 2019 with the addition of a new Masters Historic Festival at Donington Park over the weekend of June 8/9 read more

Bentleys to star in new 2019 Goodwood Members' Meeting race

13-Dec-18

The famous 'Bentley Boys' of the 1920s and Canadian John Duff in particular will be celebrated in a new race at the 2019 Goodwood Members' Meeting next April read more

F5000 UK anniversary to be celebrated at Autosport International

13-Dec-18

The 50th anniversary of the Formula 5000 category in the UK will be celebrated in a feature display at Autosport International in Birmingham in January read more

Leading historic racing promoter Peter Auto reveals 2019 calendar

13-Dec-18

Leading historic racing promoter Peter Auto has unveiled its 2019 calendar read more

Edwardian era cars to star at 2019 Goodwood Members' Meeting

13-Dec-18

Edwardian era cars will again star at the Goodwood Members' Meeting as the first race was announced for the 77th event, which will take place on April 6-7 2019 read more

FIA Masters Historic F1 champions Padmore and Thornton crowned

13-Dec-18

Nick Padmore has won the 2018 FIA Masters Historic Formula One Championship after a successful season in the ex-Carlos Reutemann Williams FW07C read more

In-form Ben Mitchell aiming for Historic Formula Ford crown

13-Dec-18

A week after scoring a debut double win in Historic Formula 2, Ben Mitchell will try and win the Historic Formula Ford Championship at Silverstone this weekend read more