London Marathon successes for BRDC runners
They’ve put more than 200 miles under their collective belts – and now they need a little help from you.Tagged as: BRDC, London Marathon
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.
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.Tagged as: BRDC, Damon Hill, Donington Park, Kevin Wheatcroft, MSA, Silverstone
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.
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.
Silverstone has go-ahead to seek investors
Silverstone’s management has been given the go-ahead to negotiate with potential investors in a move that could see the circuit regain the rights to stage the British Grand Prix.Tagged as: BRDC, British Grand Prix, Donington Park, Formula One, Silverstone
Will Middle Eastern money secure Silverstone’s F1 future?
Calling in Middle Eastern financiers is likely to be the only way the Silverstone circuit will ever be able to afford to bring its facilities up to the standards required by Formula One promoter Bernie Ecclestone, reports suggest.Tagged as: BRDC, Damon Hill, Jackie Oliver, Silverstone
F1: Our manifesto for the British Grand Prix
It’s the British Grand Prix. Brits on Pole’s biggest weekend of the year. A chance for Lewis and Jense to race in front of their home crowds – and, very likely, for the latter to take another decisive step towards securing a fairytale drivers’ title. So why can’t we get more excited?Tagged as: Bernie Ecclestone, BRDC, British Grand Prix, Donington Park, Formula One, Silverstone, Simon Gillett
F1: Damon Hill looks to IRL for breakaway warnings
Former Formula One World Champion Damon Hill has warned that F1 should only stage a breakaway series if it wants to go through the same trials and tribulations that split American open-wheel racing apart for years and handed dominance to its rival NASCAR.Tagged as: BRDC, Damon Hill, Formula One, IndyCar Series, Silverstone