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MacG’s RX87 Returns

MacG’s RX87 Returns

The RX87 returns to the grid for 2023! Piloted by Jonny MacGreggor and Josh Tomlinson, the MacG Racing RX87 Is back and better than ever. The team started off in Britcar back in 2011 and aside 1 year, have ran every season with us since. Various wins and some great...

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Spires’ Second Driver Announced

Spires’ Second Driver Announced

And the 2nd line up for Spires Motorsport is announced! Craig Guest is to pilot the Clio Cup car for 2023. Craig said “I’ve spent years building IT Technology teams for some of the UK’s and the world’s biggest companies and now have the good fortune, to partner with...

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Spires Return with Two Cars for 2023

Spires Return with Two Cars for 2023

Spires Motorsport takes to the grid for 2023 with a pair of cars competing in Trophy. Anton Spires stated - “We’re excited to have both Joachim (Car #14) and our second driver (TBA) join our team to form our first ever two car line-up. It’s been a long time coming,...

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38 Entries for Trophy

38 Entries for Trophy

After a busy weekend at Autosport International, we are extremely excited to announce that we now have a total of 38 entries for the 2023 season for the Britcar Trophy Championship. The strongest grid in Britcar history and something we are extremely proud of. This...

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Britcar Heads to Autosport

Britcar Heads to Autosport

We will be attending the Autosport International event at the NEC this coming Friday. This is a great opportunity to meet up with us face to face to discuss any questions you may have about the season ahead. If you would like to meet up for a chat, please get on in...

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First Dragon Sport Scholarship held at Blyton Park

First Dragon Sport Scholarship held at Blyton Park

The inaugural Dragon Sport Scholarship was held at Blyton Park in November with Britcar Trophy rookie of the year Jack Meakin Racing winning the big prize of a fully funded seat in the Britcar Endurance Trophy Championship alongside Rhys Lloyd. The Dragon Sport team...

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Another Entry for 2023 as Meakin and Lloyd Take the Wheel

Another Entry for 2023 as Meakin and Lloyd Take the Wheel

Jack Meakin was selected for the drive through the Dragon Sport Scholarship which ran for the first time in 2022. 30 drivers aged between 16 and 30 entered for a shot at winning a free season drive in the Britcar Trophy alongside Rhys Lloyd. The Dragon Sport team will...

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Whitney and Walter to Share New-build Porsche

Whitney and Walter to Share New-build Porsche

Tony Whitney returns to the 2023 grid alongside pro driver James Walker. Having placed third in the Championship last year in the G40 class with SVG Motorsport, Tony is now back for another season - but this time, in his newly built Porsche 911 Carrera S. Built by SE...

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BMW Pair Sapra and Bransom Return for 2023

BMW Pair Sapra and Bransom Return for 2023

Jas Sapra and Bryan Bransom have entered for the 2023 season in their BMW E46. Ran by Kevin Clarke Intersport, the pair have their sights set on success for the year ahead. Proving themselves podium worthy in 2022, the two drivers are full of determination and...

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The Praga Cup UK Goes Virtual with new RaceRoom Drivers Pack

The Praga Cup UK Goes Virtual with new RaceRoom Drivers Pack

• RaceRoom adds the Praga R1 to global simulation gaming platform • Includes 12 of the 2022 Praga Cup UK liveries, including designs by Frank Stephenson • Accuracy and attention to detail deliver realistic Praga experience • Sim racers can now experience racing in a...

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Sam May takes on Vinnasport’s G40

Sam May takes on Vinnasport’s G40

Sam May signs with Vinnasport for what is set to be an exciting season ahead. Taking the leap from C1 and EnduroKA racing, Sam has shown great promise during testing in the Ginetta G40. We are very happy to welcome Sam to the 2023 Britcar Trophy grid.

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Andy Johnson Takes Trophy Team of the Year for SVG

Andy Johnson Takes Trophy Team of the Year for SVG

Winner of the Team of the Year award, Andy Johnson, collected his prize of a pair of space heaters, kindly supplied by Britcar sponsors Arcotherm, for his Team’s achievements. Andy, owner of Surrey-based SVG Motor Sport, has been competing in a wide range of formula...

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Puttergill Signs for Full Season

Puttergill Signs for Full Season

Will Puttergill is entered for the full Britcar Trophy Championship 2023. Having competed for one round of the championship in ‘22 in his Honda Civic Type-R with a podium in each race, Will shows great promise for the season ahead. Ran by the wonderful Motion...

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Britcar 24 Hours eRace Streaming Links

Britcar 24 Hours eRace Streaming Links

The RaceSpot TV broadcast links are now live as follows: Hours 1 - 6 - https://youtu.be/zlcaFsZmC5o Hours 7 - 12 https://youtu.be/-5vlkApAX-A Hours 13 - 18 - https://youtu.be/wdyTNZediVQ Hours 19 - 24 - https://youtu.be/4qwjllOvMCA We will use the hashtag...

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6-Hour Race Venue and Date Confirmed

6-Hour Race Venue and Date Confirmed

We can now confirm the date and venue of our special, non-championship endurance round. It will be a single day event on 𝗗𝗼𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘁𝗼𝗻'𝘀 𝗚𝗣 circuit on Saturday 22nd July 2023. It will be a daytime rather than an into-the-night race and all Britcar and BEC competitors are...

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Trophy Round 6 Race 2: Double Win For Will Stacey

Trophy Round 6 Race 2: Double Win For Will Stacey

He did it again – Will Stacey made short work of the foreshortened Race 2, making a clean sweep in the Rob Boston Racing Lotus Elise in drier conditions. This time Jas Sapra had got the measure of Stacey’s starting methodology, and from the second row the orange BMW...

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Trophy Round 6 Race 1: Regulars Give In To Stacey

Trophy Round 6 Race 1: Regulars Give In To Stacey

Will Stacey (left), driving the Invitation entry Rob Boston Racing Lotus Elise, took a convincing win in a damp Race 1. With qualifying being a wash-out, and cars doing the required laps behind the Safety Car, the grid was set in Championship points order, in class...

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Britcar Trophy Championship Winners Go To The Wire

Britcar Trophy Championship Winners Go To The Wire

Chris Overend and James Whitley, driving the Team BRIT BMW 240i, are the 2022 Britcar Endurance Trophy champions, potentially the first all-disabled pairing to win a UK national championship. The title went down to the wire, with no definite resolution until the last...

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Trophy Championship Finale Approaches

Trophy Championship Finale Approaches

We come into the final two rounds of the Championship with the overall title up for grabs, and with 11 best scores out of 12 counting, a prediction would challenge the best Duckworth-Lewis cricket mathematician. Currently topping the table with 272 points are Chris...

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Third Win of the Season for Scott Mittell & Charles Hall

Third Win of the Season for Scott Mittell & Charles Hall

Mittell Cars’ Scott Mittell and Charles Hall turned their weekend around with a great win on Sunday, their third of the season. Behind them, Shane Kelly followed suit in turning fortunes around with a hard-fought second on his first solo drive and the Bridle twins...

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Trophy Round 4 Race 1 Report: Life of Bryan, and All That Jas

Trophy Round 4 Race 1 Report: Life of Bryan, and All That Jas

Bryan Bransom and Jasver Sapra, in the Simon Green Motorsport BMW E46, took a hard-fought win in Race 1,fending off the Ginetta G56A of Mark Lee and Owen Hizzey. There was a failure for Nigel Greensall’s BMW E36 on the way to the grid, and it was pushed into the...

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Trophy Silverstone GP Preview and Mid-season Round-up

Trophy Silverstone GP Preview and Mid-season Round-up

It’s tight at the top of the points table as the Championship reaches mid-season, and the Class 2 Team BRIT BMW240i of Paralympians Chris Overend and James Whitley heads the overall standings with 178 points, taking in four class wins out of six races, and a clean...

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Praga Race 1: University of Wolverhampton Racing Take First

Praga Race 1: University of Wolverhampton Racing Take First

Round 4, Race 1 of the Praga Cup 2022 at Silverstone saw a debut win for the student-led University racing team after a dramatic one-hour endurance race. Skilled driving and tactical car management won the race, when a pit stop by the UWR team with a tyre pressure...

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Trophy Round 3 Race 2: A Win Double for Lee and Lucky

Trophy Round 3 Race 2: A Win Double for Lee and Lucky

It was a textbook win in Race 2 for Lee Frost and Lucky Khera in the Race Lab BMW E46, while two significant opponents made early retirements. Khera took the start this time, and led away from pole, though behind him there was frantic action as the Ginetta G56s,...

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Praga Race 2: Guests Take the Honours

Praga Race 2: Guests Take the Honours

This time it sticks! Praga Guest Drivers Jimmy Broadbent and Gordie Mutch won the second race at Snetterton in their Fanatec Praga Team R1, bouncing back from Saturday’s disappointment which saw their win chalked off during post-race scrutineering. Rob Wheldon with...

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Trophy Round 1 Race 2: Surprise Win For Newcomer Dubois

Trophy Round 1 Race 2: Surprise Win For Newcomer Dubois

First-timer Sebastien Dubois, in the Motus One Ginetta G55, took a surprise win in the second Britcar Trophy Championship race at Silverstone. A Safety Car period in the late stages of the pit-stop window threw a curved ball into the proceedings, seemingly falling in...

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Trophy Round 1 Race 1: Lee and Hizzey Win From Bumper Grid

Trophy Round 1 Race 1: Lee and Hizzey Win From Bumper Grid

The new partnership of Mark Lee and Owen Hizzey, driving the SVG-run Ginetta G56A, took the win in the opening race of the Britcar Trophy Championship on Silverstone’s GP configuration, from a bumper grid of 51 starters. Lee was a prolific top-three finisher in last...

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Preview of Round 1

Preview of Round 1

The Britcar Trophy Championship has enjoyed year-on-year growth, and is set for record grids as it enters it’s third season. Aimed at the one-make and high-end club racer wanting a longer race format, it has made a home for Renault Clios, with their own dedicated...

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Thanks to our Sponsors

Thanks to our Sponsors

As the first weekend of the season approaches, we must take a moment to thank our championship sponsors to whom we owe our gratitude for their continuing support: VBox Motorsport - the quickest way to go faster G F Williams & Co - gemstone specialists of Hatton...

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BARC Confirms Extensive Live Stream Schedule for 2022

BARC Confirms Extensive Live Stream Schedule for 2022

The British Automobile Racing Club is delighted to announce that it will continue its partnership with leading sports production company 247.TV for the 2022 season, with no fewer than 15 race meetings set to be streamed live and online. Showcasing the exhilarating,...

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Callum Noble joins Thorney Motorsport for Trophy

Callum Noble joins Thorney Motorsport for Trophy

The Thorney Motorsport team are no strangers to Britcar, being staunch supporters of the Silverstone 24hr events in the past, running a Vauxhall VX220 and BMW E92 M3, and memorably being instrumental in getting the notorious Top Gear BMW to the grid and the finish...

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