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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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C1 Julian Daniel Steps up to Ginetta G40 for Trophy Grid

C1 Julian Daniel Steps up to Ginetta G40 for Trophy Grid

C1 racing club winner and regular front-runner in 2021, Julian Daniel has swapped front wheel drive for rear for the first time this season, joining the Britcar Trophy in a Ginetta G40. Julian, who is raising awareness for the charity Parkinsons UK, has signed with...

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TSR Performance are back!

TSR Performance are back!

The South West- based VAG tuner returns for the 2022 Britcar Endurance Trophy Championship, campaigning up to five VW Golfs in the highly-competitive Class 3. The team, assisted again by Cheshire-based Triple R and Assured Vehicle Repair Centre, this season are tasked...

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MacG Racing’s Mazda Returns

MacG Racing’s Mazda Returns

Alongside their British Endurance Championship campaign, MacG Racing will be chasing down the Trophy Championship in their RX87 FD. Josh Tomlinson will be joining Jonny MacGregor for the full season, as they look to build on the 2021 season, and in particular the...

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Junior Saloon Champion Charlie Hand to Join the Trophy Grid

Junior Saloon Champion Charlie Hand to Join the Trophy Grid

Westbourne Motorsport continues to nurture young talent, and their major support for the Clio class in the Britcar Trophy Championship allows them to place their proteges into an endurance format for further skills development. Charlie Hand clinched the Junior Saloon...

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Chandler Motorsport Golf Enters for Second Season

Chandler Motorsport Golf Enters for Second Season

Chandler Motorsport is a family run team who are now entering Britcar for the second year running. After a pretty successful first season, scoring multiple podiums and a race win, they are looking to have an even better season in 2022! Team assistant manager and...

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The Event Team Join as Hospitality Providers

The Event Team Join as Hospitality Providers

The British Endurance Championship can confirm that they have appointed The Event Team as hospitality providers for the 2022 season. The Event Team bring 27 years of award-winning experience in top-level event management and hospitality globally over a wide range of...

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Kester’s Fiesta Returns for a Third Season

Kester’s Fiesta Returns for a Third Season

With continued support from SBD Motorsport, Kester Cook has signed-up for a third season in the Britcar Trophy Championship in his Ford Fiesta, though we will be seeing some changes to the popular "Kester Fiesta" for the 2022 season, as he explains: "I'm looking...

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Praga Factory Car Driver Announcement

Praga Factory Car Driver Announcement

Praga Cars announces today that rising Scottish racing star Gordon Mutch Racing is the latest driver confirmed for The Praga Cup 2022 and will be paired for a full season with popular YouTuber - and 2021 Britcar Endurance Rookie of the Year - Jimmy Broadbent....

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Alford to Fight for Trophy Title in 2022

Alford to Fight for Trophy Title in 2022

James Alford made his mark in his first visit to Britcar Trophy at the end of last season, a lone drive in the pair of non-championship Brands Hatch Into the Night races bringing a class win and a class podium. Spurred by this success, the erstwhile 116i Trophy and...

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Team BRIT back to Britcar for the Fourth Consecutive Year

Team BRIT back to Britcar for the Fourth Consecutive Year

Team BRIT has announced its formal entry into the Britcar Trophy Championship for the fourth consecutive year. Following yet another year of sustained growth, the all-disabled team will field two cars in the Championship. The team aims to become the first ever...

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SVG Motorsport Expand for 2022 Britcar Trophy Campaign

SVG Motorsport Expand for 2022 Britcar Trophy Campaign

SVG Motorsport had a successful 2021 in the Britcar Trophy Championship, claiming the runner-up spot in Classes 1 and 2, and the team are expanding for 2022, looking for further success. As well as being busy running the discrete Ginetta G40 Class in the championship,...

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Britcar Into the Night Report Race 1 Report: Valluga Victory

Britcar Into the Night Report Race 1 Report: Valluga Victory

Ian Humphries and Benji Hetherington, in the Valluga Racing Porsche 718, claimed victory in the Saturday evening Into the Night race. The two Endurance-spec Valluga Porsches, with Carl Cavers and Sean Doyle in the team's other car, had signalled notice of intent in...

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Partners RACELOGIC Award Championship Winners

Partners RACELOGIC Award Championship Winners

The Motorsport Days Live show at Silverstone last weekend saw the award of VBOX HD2 systems, from Britcar partners RACELOGIC, to the overall winners of both our Endurance and Trophy Championships. Lead photo shows Trophy winners Simon Baker and Ollie Reuben with Jon...

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Ginetta G40 Cup to join Britcar Trophy Grids

Ginetta G40 Cup to join Britcar Trophy Grids

Britcar Trophy are pleased to announce that there will be a separate class for the Ginetta G40 Cup cars and the Class will aim to provide drivers with a cost effective, fun environment to go racing, with the emphasis on competing with likeminded individuals whilst...

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Buttkicker Britcar Endurance PPR eSeries Round 2 Report

Buttkicker Britcar Endurance PPR eSeries Round 2 Report

The second round of the Britcar Buttkicker E-series was held at Silverstone on Saturday. Cody Pryde won a brilliant race where in a lot of cases, battles went down to the final corner. Tony Draper drove another dominant race, winning his class convincingly. Morgan...

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Endurance Category Overall Results

Endurance Category Overall Results

Britcar is delighted to announce and congratulate our worthy 2021 Endurance category champions. It was a close-run thing, with the Overall and Class 3 and 4 titles going down to the last race. Simon Baker, Ollie Reuben and Kevin Clarke in Simon's BMW 1 Series run by...

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Trophy Race 1 Report: Maiden Win For Mark Lee

Trophy Race 1 Report: Maiden Win For Mark Lee

"Up to now he's always been the bridesmaid" said commentator Tony Coales of Mark Lee's impressive run of second places, but in Race 1 Lee, in the SVG Motorsport Ginetta G56A, at last graced the top step of the podium. Earlier rain had turned to drizzle when...

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Praga Race Report: Sim Racers Star as Champions Crowned

Praga Race Report: Sim Racers Star as Champions Crowned

The season came to a close in dramatic fashion at Donington as once again the Pragas locked out the podium spots in both races. The new pairing of Jimmy Broadbent and Gordie Mutch were the stars on the day, taking their first brace of wins in the wonderful 'Goldie'....

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Final Chance for Praga and Endurance Points

Final Chance for Praga and Endurance Points

It's finals day for the Britcar Endurance Championship here at Donington Park, and both categories see the title race go down to the wire. Praga The inaugural championship for the Praga category reaches an exciting conclusion, and based on the results so far, could be...

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