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WRX headlines first Speedmachine Festival

For the first ever Speedmachine Festival in the UK, the FIA World Rallycross Championship (WRX) obtained a capacity grid for what would be round four of the 2018 season. The championship is normally made up of fifteen permanent drivers from different teams but the Silverstone round attracted ten additional drivers, looking to create history as the first international RX winner of the new WRX British (more…)

Eriksson has the Speed to win RX2 at Silverstone

The Speedmachine Festival at Silverstone over the late May Bank Holiday weekend was going to be history making for many reasons, as first ever International World Championship RX event at the new circuit, the debut of the brand new American Rallycross Championship (ARX) and lastly an opportunity for the future stars to shine in RX2. Since being launched as the main stepping stone into the World Rallycross (more…)

RX History Made at Silverstone

Ever since Silverstone launched plans for a purpose-built Rallycross track and became the new home for the FIA World Rallycross GB round, there has been plenty of hype and lots of talk. 2018 was certainly going to an exciting year for Rallycross in the UK and now with Silverstone alongside Lydden Hill as permanent Rallycross homes, everyone couldn’t wait for the new season to get underway. To begin (more…)

Formula V8 Honours for Fittipaldi

After the loss of Renault at the end of 2015, the Formula V8 3.5 went it alone and for 2017, the FIA approved the title of World Series and therefore the World Series Formula V8 3.5 is born, promoted by RPM Racing. As one of the top level single seater championship across the globe paving a way to either Formula 1 or Sportscars, the 2017 season got underway in support of the FIA World Endurance Championship (more…)

SEAT Eurocup Entered Silverstone for Rounds 3 & 4

After being launchChampionship leader Stian Paulsened in 2008 as a popular one-make Touring Car Series alongside the FIA World Touring Car Championship, where SEAT were a leading front runner, the SEAT Leon Eurocup has always attracted some of the best drivers from across the globe, who are looking to climb into Touring Cars or make a name on the International stage. Since its relaunch in 2014 after SEAT closed down Motorsport activities (more…)

Best of Britain in GP2.

Coletti leads the Standings after 4 roundsIn support of the Formula 1 and following eleven rounds of their 2013 season, the GP2 is classed as one of the biggest Single-Seater championships in the world. As a major stepping stone for drivers aspiring to be in F1, a championship win in the category can certainly boost the chances of being one of the twenty-two in F1 for the next season. Competing on the Grand Prix circuits has been a huge opportunity (more…)