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BTCC racer Andrew Jordan picks up his new MG3.

MG’s BTCC new race star Andrew Jordan picks up his car

MG’s new race star, Andrew Jordan, laid down the gauntlet when he visited the iconic Longbridge factory to mark the three month countdown to the start of the new season. Looking lean and mean, the ultra-quick driver who became the youngest ever champion in the history of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship when […]

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Loeb

Citroen to enter the world of track racing

AFTER seeming to be almost invincible in the world of rallying for decades, Citroen has announced its intention to enter the world of track racing. And it is heading its campaign with arguably the greatest rally driver the world has ever seen — Sebastian Loeb. The competition arm of the French manufacturer has dominated several […]

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Mazda MX-5s racing at Silverstone

Mazda MX-5 Britcar racers tune Silverstone tactics

THE Mazda UK race team is planning its strategy and fine-tuning its tactics as it makes its final preparations for two of its Mazda MX-5 Britcar racecars to return to the track in the Britcar Production Sportscar Series at Silverstone this coming weekend. The two 130mph MX-5s are based closely on the soft-top Mazda MX-5 […]

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Mazda MX5 race car

Mazda MX-5s are back on track and ready to race at Silverstone

DAVID HOOPER joins the Mazda race team for a test day at Donington Park – but will he make the grade to race in the Britcar Championship at Silverstone on May 11? THE last time I donned my crash helmet in anger at the wheel of an open-topped MX-5 Racing car, it was -30 degrees. […]

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Alonso tipped to bag third driver’s championship?

The 2012 Formula 1 season was one of the most exciting in recent memory, with the tense title battle between Alonso and Vettel going right down to the wire in Brazil. With relatively stable technical regulations, hopes are high for a continuation of this conflict in 2013. However, Alonso and Vettel may not be the […]

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Rockingham confirms it is to host the Thundersport GB Championship next year.

Rockingham to host Thundersport GB Championship

ROCKINGHAM will host a round of the UK’s second largest, and fastest growing, bike race series, Thundersport GB National Championships next year. Riders and fans will also be able to watch an awesome array of two-wheel machines in action, with everything from the super-fast GP1 class with bikes which can rival Superbike lap times right […]

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Brazilian Grand Prix review

Vettel wins F1 hat-trick in thrilling Brazil finale

Brazilian Grand Prix review After a cracking year of motorsport, DAVID HOOPER reviews the blockbuster of a finale to the 2012 Formula 1 season in Brazil. THE drama of the 2012 Formula 1 season continued all the way to the last lap of the Brazilian Grand Prix, but at the end of what has been […]

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Caterham’s magnificent Seven is extreme track car

BRITISH road and race car manufacturer Caterham has developed its most extreme race-ready Seven to date – the Superlight R600. The new supercharged incarnation of the Seven will represent the top echelon of the Caterham racing spectrum in the Superlight R600 Championship from 2013. Powered by a supercharged 2.0-litre Ford Duratec engine producing 275bhp, the […]

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