Tag Archive: Brands Hatch

Oct 02

Brands Hatch beckons for BTCC finale

Shedden leads the way as five former champions fight for 2015 title

BTCC logo Five previous champions head to Brands Hatch in Kent next weekend (10/11 October) looking to add to their tally of titles at the finale of the 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 02

Ecurie Ecosse seal epic British GT bictory at Brands Hatch

Second domestic win of the year after Sims’ late heroics


Attard and Sims increase championship lead with three rounds remaining. A brilliant performance from Marco Attard and Alexander Sims helped Ecurie Ecosse Powered By Black score their second Avon Tyres British GT Championship victory of the season in round six at Brands Hatch earlier today (August 2).

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May 09

Laurens Vanthoor blitzes to pole in Brands Hatch

Blancpain Sprint Series – Round 2 Brands Hatch – Day 1

An almost perfect lap gave Laurens Vanthoor pole position for the qualifying race in Brands Hatch. With his #1 Belgian Audi Club Team WRT Audi, he was over four tenths of a second quicker than Nick Catsburg in the #88 Reiter Engineering Lamborghini and Christopher Mies in the #2 Belgian Audi Club Team WRT Audi.

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May 04

Blancpain GT Series thunder back at Brands Hatch

Competition will be fierce, as always

The circuit of Brands Hatch is ready to host the third round of the 2015 Blancpain GT Series, the second Sprint Series event. With Norbert Siedler emerging as the unexpected leader in the drivers standings and title contenders Laurens Vanthoor and Robin Frijns not scoring in the opening round in Nogaro, the scene is set for what promises to be an exciting weekend of top-notch racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 06

Two podiums for Matheus Tobias Leist and Double R on MSA Formula debut

Next on the MSA Formula schedule is a visit to Donington Park National Circuit

MSA Formula Brazilian youngster Matheus Tobias Leist delivered an impressive debut for Double R Racing during the opening event of the MSA Formula season at Brands Hatch over the weekend, 4th/5th April, with two podiums from the first three races of the brand new championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 04

Priaulx claims pole position on BTCC return

Triple World Champion edges out VW trio at Brands Hatch

BTCC - Andy Priaulx Three-time World Touring Car Champion Andy Priaulx has made an immediate impact on his return to the BTCC by claiming pole position for the season opener at Brands Hatch.

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Mar 28

BTCC ready for Brands Hatch blast off

All change at the top leaves 2015 season wide open

BTCC 2015 - cars One of the most unpredictable Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship seasons ever is set to roar into life next weekend (4/5 April) at Brands Hatch in Kent. With almost all of the championship front-runners having switched teams or cars during the off-season, the biggest prize in UK motor sport is all to play for. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 25

WEC Brazilian finale

Interlagos is without a doubt a legendary circuit.

Mark Webber logo It has always been one of my most favourite tracks because of the history with the drivers they’ve had; Senna, Piquet and Fittipaldi did a huge amount for the sport. The Brazilian’s love motorsport and are very passionate about it, it’s got a great atmosphere and there’s always been a bit of drama as well with unpredictable weather. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 05

Team Canada Scholarship Finds Success in England

The world renowned Formula Ford Festival held at Brands Hatch Circuit in England is now in the history books.

Team Canada Scholarship - Chase Pelletier (1) Team Canada Scholarship driver Chase Pelletier acquitted himself well with a solid 14th place finish in the final. The results don’t really show the true success the young racer had in his first trip abroad as he enjoyed a week of close competition and fierce on track battles.

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Oct 19

McConnell crowned British Supersport Champion

Historic Fourth British Superbike title for Byrne


After one of the most dramatic weekends of the year, the Gloucester-based Smiths Triumph Racing Team duly wrapped up their second Motorpoint British Supersport Championship win in three years when Australian ace Billy McConnell secured the title at Brands Hatch today. Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne became the first man in history to take the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship on four occasions when he clinched the 2014 crown with a double victory on the Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki at Brands Hatch today.

Oct 12

Colin Turkington crowned BTCC champion

eBay Motors star takes his second drivers championship as MG claims manufacturer honours

2014-09-28-0037eBay Motors driver Colin Turkington was crowned the 2014 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Champion after a quite pulsating final day of racing at Brands Hatch. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 11

Jason Plato ‘storms’ to pole at Brands Hatch

BTCC title to go down to the wire as MG’s challenger hunts down points leader Colin Turkington

https://gallery.mailchimp.com/4f77c64c602ee311b5bf81f89/images/061c2472-3bfe-455a-bd3e-f2759defc500.jpgMG star Jason Plato produced the goods by topping the final qualifying session of the 2014 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship in a quite breathtaking battle at Brands Hatch.

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Oct 03

Brands Hatch ready for BTCC title decider

It’s Colin Turkington versus Jason Plato in bid to win biggest prize in British motor sport

BTCC logo The 2014 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship will draw to its conclusion on the legendary Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit next weekend (11/12 October) with a huge crowd expected to descend on the venue to watch the title showdown between Colin Turkington and Jason Plato.

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May 20

The World’s greatest GT series hits Silverstone

The best supported and most competitive GT competition in the world

One week after the sunny and successful British round of the Blancpain Sprint Series at Brands Hatch the Circuit of Silverstone hosts the second race of the 2014 Blancpain Endurance Series. Read the rest of this entry »

May 18

Clean sweep for Grasser Racing Lamborghini at Brands Hatch

Brilliant summer conditions greeted the Blancpain Sprint Series competitors

After winning the qualifying race on Sunday morning Jeroen Bleekemolen and Hari Proczyk led the main race at the Brands Hatch meeting of the 2014 Blancpain Sprint Series from start to finish. Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

Montermini/Salaquarda back in the Blancpain Sprint Series at Brands

Scuderia Villorba Corse and the sole 458 of the championship ready for the English round on May 18

Blancpain Sprint Series logo Challenging commitments and hard fights are expected to be back in the Scuderia Villorba Corse season next weekend at Brands Hatch.

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Nov 20

F3 – A turning point #MadeMyMark

My first success with wings and slicks was with Docko in F3

Mark Webber F3-1997I had my first win in a wings and slick category at Brands Hatch on the old GP circuit which is sadly rarely used these days.

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Aug 21

Team Canada names second driver

Zacharie Robichon of the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship

Team Canada logoThe Team Canada Scholarship completes their line up for the Formula Ford Festival at Brands Hatch, England with the naming of F1600 driver Zacharie Robichon.

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Jul 21

Byrne bounces back to victory at Brands Hatch

Aboard the Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki ZX-10R

Shayne ByrneReigning MCE British Superbike Champion Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne bounced back from a high speed race one crash to take victory in race two to maintain his championship challenge in round six of the series at his local Brands Hatch circuit today. Read the rest of this entry »

May 19

Italians dominate proceedings at Brands Hatch (updated)

Drivers of the Italian team racked up all three race wins

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoPrema Powerteam was the dominating squad in the fourth season meeting of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship at Brands Hatch in Great Britain.

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