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A strong Britcar season for Mazda’s MX-5 GT car

Mazda’s MX-5 GT car finished the 2011 Britcar Production GTN Championship season on a high at Brands Hatch with a race pace that placed it ahead of rivals Porsche, Ferrari, Lotus, Ginetta and Marcos. Finishing fifth overall and second in class from 21 competitors, the MX-5 GT car was only beaten in its class by […]

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Historic racers on track at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Mazda’s 1991 Le Mans-winning 787B is to return to the track at this weekend’s Goodwood Festival of Speed. THE famous Festival of Speed takes place at Goodwood this weekend, with all sorts of iconic cars, past and present, thrilling visitors with sprints up the legendary hill. This famous event has grown in popularity in recent […]

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MX-5 production car wins first podium of season

The MX-5 production car driven to a podium finish by Mike Wilds at a wet Thruxton. MAZDA’S MX-5 production race car finished third in class in round four of the Britcar Dunlop Production GTN Championship 2011 at Thruxton Circuit. Despite qualifying a lowly fifth in class, the Mazda Financial Services and Motul backed Mazda MX-5 […]

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Mazda MX-5 GT climbs to second in championship

The Mazda MX-5 GT car in action at Donington Park. MAZDA UK’s MX-5 GT secured its second podium finish of the season in the two-hour Britcar Production GTN Championship 2011 at Donington Park circuit on Sunday, putting the Mazda second in its class in the championship standings. Qualifying on Saturday saw the Mazda Financial Services […]

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