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Porsche

Porsche positive over 911 RSR debut

PORSCHE had a “positive weekend” at Silverstone in the first race of this season’s World Endurance Championship (WEC). Sunday’s six-hour endurance race at the Northamptonshire circuit on Sunday saw works drivers Marc Lieb (Germany), Richard Lietz (Austria) and Romain Dumas (France) finish fourth in the GTE-Pro class in their new 470hp 911 RSR entered by […]

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Ron Haslam Race School Returns to Donington Park

Honda Ron Haslam Race School Returns to Donington

THE Ron Haslam Race School is making a return to the thrilling Donington Park circuit for the start of the 2013 season where it will once again help bikers of all ages and abilities improve their skills on two wheels. After three highly successful years at the prestigious Silverstone race circuit in Northamptonshire – home […]

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Cameron’s old Fiat 500 smashes auction estimate

A LITTLE car once owned by the Prime Minister made a big price when it was sold auction for than double its guide price. The 1971 Fiat 500 L went under the hammer at a sale hosted by Silverstone Auctions at The Footman James Classic Motor Show. The car which David Cameron purchased in 1998 […]

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Toyota to enter new GT-86 in Britcar 24-hour

TOYOTA is returning to the race track in September for one of Britain’s most challenging motorsport events – the Britcar 24 Hours. The company will be entering a race-prepared version of its new Toyota GT-86 car in the Production Class of the Silverstone event. Famous for its exploits in the British Touring Car Championship with […]

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German Grand Prix marks half-way point of season

AFTER an enjoyable trip to Silverstone with Team Lotus for the British Grand Prix, TOM WILKINSON looks forward the German race at Hockenheim. Round 10 of the 2012 Formula 1 World Championship brings us to Hockenheim for the German Grand Prix. I’m back from my holiday – and from a soggy Silverstone. What a weekend […]

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Sun shines at Silverstone as Webber wins British GP

Despite a rain-effected qualifying session, the weather was kind to the Silvertone crowds on race day – there was even a heat haze! DAVID HOOPER reviews the 2012 British Grand Prix. THE British “summer” wreaked havoc with the qualifying session on Saturday with rain stopping play for around 90 minutes, but eventually, it was Spaniard […]

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Will it be a very soggy Silverstone this weekend?

With the British Grand Prix just days away, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER previews the race which, for many British fans, is the highlight of the Formula 1 calendar. We also have the latest shocking news on Maria de Villota after her terrible crash during testing earlier this week. THIS weekend sees Formula 1 return to […]

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Toleman F! car

Piece of F1 history goes under hammer

HAVE a few quid to spare and are looking for a piece of motorsport history? Well, you could be in luck. The car which the late, great Ayrton Senna drove in his debut Formula One season is going under the auctioneer’s hammer. The Toleman TG184-2 racing machine will be one of the stars at the […]

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