Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

6 May 2010: Drivers take sick youngsters on dream Ferrari trip around Silverstone

Seriously-ill youngsters have had the thrill of a drive in a Ferrari road car around Silverstone thanks to members of the British Racing Drivers’ Club.

29 Apr 2010: As Silverstone thrives, Donington languishes

The Silverstone Circuit in Northamptonshire today staged the launch of its Arena layout, redeveloped at a cost of £5 million, with guests including racing drivers past and present, team bosses and the Duke of York.

28 Apr 2010: BRDC marathon runners raise more than £85,000 for children’s cancer charity

Members of the British Racing Drivers’ Club have raised £75,000 for a children’s cancer charity by taking on the ultimate endurance challenge – running the London Marathon at the weekend.

23 Apr 2010: Race of Champions to visit Germany this year

Its drivers keep on winning – and now Germany is to host this year’s Race of Champions as well as regularly supplying the annual motorsport event’s most successful entrants.

13 Apr 2010: BRDC drivers swap horsepower for leg power in marathon fundraiser

A clutch of British racers will be swapping high-performance engines for their own two legs later this month in a bid to raise £50,000 for a children’s cancer charity.

6 Apr 2010: Festival of Speed to have Italian theme – and extra ‘motor show’ day

This year’s Festival of Speed will have an Italian theme, according to organisers, with the July weekend event set to focus on that country’s passion for motorsport.

23 Mar 2010: Goodwood promo: Biker runs amok once again round stately home

If you’ve ever fancied experiencing for yourself how the other half lives, imagining the luxurious peace and solitude of breakfasting at leisure in a stately home, then you probably haven’t allowed for the presence of Dougie Lampkin.

7 Mar 2010: The ‘Save Donington’ rally in photos

Some of the sights from the ‘Save Donington’ rally – the cars, the crowds, and the work that’s needed before the circuit is back up to scratch.

7 Mar 2010: Donington throws open gates as fans flock to show support

Thousands of car, bike and motorsport fans descended on Donington Park today in a gesture of support for the beleaguered circuit, which is trying to rebuild its future following the Formula One fiasco.

5 Mar 2010: Sample some Great & British racing at Rockingham in April

Rockingham Motor Speedway will be kicking off its 2010 season with the Dunlop Great & British Motorsport Festival – and tickets are now on sale.

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