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BTCC trio in Silverstone battle

IT will be a battle royal at Silverstone this weekend as three of the BTCC’s top stars fight for the title. Jason Plato and Gordon Shedden will be doing their utmost to put the brakes on Colin Turkington who seems to be hurtling towards the championship. The latest round of the Dunlop MSA British Touring […]

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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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Astra GTC VXR reviewed in road and track test

Vauxhall’s new Astra GTC VXR is now on sale and wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER is one of the first journalists to road test the car and review its performance on road and track. VAUXHALL’S eagerly-awaited new VXR sports coupe is now on sale – and I was one of the first journalists to road test […]

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Rockin’ all over Rockingham

The thrills and spills of touring car racing hits Rockingham this weekend. THIS weekend sees the fight for the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship hotting up. The cars and their drivers will be in Rockingham, Northants for the latest round of the championship. There is still time to buy tickets for the eighth round […]

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Roaring around Rockingham in Leon Cupra R

SEAT’s Leon Cupra R packs much punch for your money than any other new car. wheelworldreviews Editor DAVID HOOPER puts it through its paces at Rockingham. SEAT’s stonkingly quick Cupra R pictured at Rockingham Raceway. NOW here’s a question? What’s the most powerful new car you can buy for £25,000? With it’s new hot shot […]

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Lessons in the art of evasive driving techniques

Doing things with cars most people will never have to, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER learns the art of evasive driving from the professionals. Dave Bertie teaches the art of evasive driving at Rockingham in a Citroen C2. Getting shouted at increases the pressure – and makes the manoeuvres harder. BEING confronted by insurgents wielding AK47s […]

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