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Sir Jackie

Goodwood Revival celebrates Sir Jackie’s ‘discovery’

IT’S five decades since a certain young Scotsman made his motor racing debut. And, in tribute, this year’s Goodwood Revival will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sir Jackie Stewart’s ‘discovery’ with a trio of special parades that will honour the three-time Formula 1 world champion during the September 12-14 event. Already making waves in sportscar […]

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Clark

Racing legend Jim Clark will be celebrated

HE is a legend who will long be remembered by fans of motor racing the world over. Jim Clark was a double world champion and achieved many great feats during his career, including winning the Indianapolis 500. He was tragically killed in a motor race at Hockenheim, Germany, in 1968. His remarkable achievements will be […]

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From track to tarmacadam… it’s the MG6 GT BTCC

MG is so pleased about its successful return to the British motor racing scene that is putting a special edition of the MG6 on sale to celebrate BTCC success. Jason Plato ensured third place in this year’s MSA Dunlop British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) in the final round of the year, which took place at […]

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Practice over, Fun Cup racing begins

After we qualified for our first Fun Cup race, our final grid position was a bit of a shock. wheelworldreviews Editor DAVID HOOPER explains why – and reports on the race. The race starts with a rolling grid. RACE day saw another early start – we had to be back at Snetterton for 7.30am to […]

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Fun Cup practice proves an eye-opener

The big moment had arrived, we’d met our team mate and seen Car 99 for the first time, but as wheelworldreviews Editor DAVID HOOPER reports, after our first practice session, we realised we’d have to improve our lap times to be competitive. Eager to get started, but I have to wait for a gap in […]

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Dusting off race licence for Fun Cup debut

A chance to compete in the opening round of this year’s Fun Cup was all the encouragement wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER needed to dust off his racing licence. The colourful spectacle as the cars race. Picture from JPR Motorsport Ltd. INCREDIBLY, it’s five years since I made my debut as a racing driver at the wheel […]

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