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Daytona

Eyes on Daytona

Eyes Of Racing World Focused On 54th Rolex 24 At Daytona Entry List Features 54 Cars, Drivers Representing 24 Countries, Four Female Drivers The world will be coming to Daytona International Speedway for the grand opening of its motorsports stadium, with a solid international field set for the debut race of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar […]

Ford

Looking forward to 2016

The Four Biggest Endurance Racing Stories of 2016 Okay so that’s a rather arrogant assertion, there are bound to be stories through this year that eclipse some of those below but to do so they’ll have to be very big indeed! 1- Ford – 50 Years on The Blue Oval is back and this is […]

FIA WEC

FIA WEC Update: LMP1 Class

The LMP1 class of the 2015 FIA WEC has seen sportscar racing technology skyrocket. But until the Asian flyaways we hadn’t seen what the most technologically advanced racecars in the world could do in the wet – Japan and China gave us a double opportunity to see just that! Rain is a great leveller and […]

FIA WEC

FIA WEC Update: LMP2

LMP2 was looking like almost a runaway championship win for KCMG before the Asian flyaways. Wet weather, controversy, and real drama though gripped the class in Japan with a further turn of the screw in China setting up a grandstand finish to a thrilling season in Bahrain. Realistically in Japan the championship was already down […]

FIA WEC

FIA WEC Update: GTE Classes

The FIA World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC) has been racking up the air miles in October with back-to-back six hour races at Fuji International Speedway in Japan and Shanghai International Circuit in the People’s Republic of China. The two race meetings have seen Close competition, controversy, and the first titles of the 2015 season settled. Both […]

Spa 24 Hours 2015 Preview

Spa 24 Hours 2015 Preview

The Spa 24 hours is one of the biggest GT races in the world; If proof were needed, and it isn’t, of the popularity of the GT3 formula, then the 66 car entry would certainly be admissible in court! Better still, If there has been a change since 2014, it’s been an improvement in the […]

Book now for Le Mans 2016

Book now for Le Mans 2016

Book now for Le Mans 2016 The 84th Le Mans 24 Hours will take place on the 18th & 19th June 2016 and you can reserve your place to join us trackside now. The dust is just settling at the track from this year’s race but already we are open for reservations for Le Mans […]

The 2015 Le Mans 24 Hours By Numbers

Taking a look at the numbers from this year’s Le Mans 24 Hours race with our resident statistician Graham Goodwin. 1 – Number of minutes separating LMP2 podium finishers 2 – The number of Le Mans rookie drivers aboard the winning car and the number of positions gained by the No.99 Aston Martin on the […]

Le Mans 2014 prices are now available

Prices for the Le Mans 24 Hours 2015

Audi’s victory at Le Mans 2014 is already a distant memory for some & plans are under way for endurance racing fans to return to Le Mans in 2015. We have not been idle since the end of the race either, and we are now pleased to be able to confirm our exclusive offers for […]

Chip Ganassi Racing Captures 51st Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona

Audi win the 24 Hours of Spa 2014

Audi has won the 2014 Total 24 Hours of Spa. In a race that feautired eleven marques and 60 teams, the Audi R8 LMS ultra prevailed for the third time in four years in the Ardennes that celebrated its 90th anniversary this year. The Belgian Audi Club Team WRT took victory on its home track […]

Book your Le Mans 2015 tickets now!

Book your Le Mans 2015 tickets now!

The noise of engines from this year’s Le Mans 24 hours has only just stopped ringing in our ears, but already we are planning for Le Mans 2015!   There are lots of alterations being planned for around the circuit between now and June 2015 so it very important that you make sure that you […]

Le Mans 2014: Race Report

Le Mans 2014: Race Report

The 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans promised so much. It probably delivered so much more. Before Saturday’s race there was the a lot of hype surrounding Porsche’s return to LMP1 at Le Mans, Toyota had the best results in the FIA World Endurance Championship and then Audi were the 2013 winners. It was very […]

Victory at Sebring for Chip Ganassi

After what was an eventful race, Marino Franchitti brought the No 1, Ford Riley powered Daytona Prototype of Chip Ganassi Racing across the finish line to win the 62nd 12 Hours of Sebring. The race was perhaps most memorable for the amount of time spent lapping under yellow flags, but the Chip Ganassi team will […]

12 Hours of Sebring: Access all areas

12 Hours of Sebring: Access all areas

Written by Jackie Martin I am not what you might call a “petrolhead”. Nor would the idea of going on a holiday based around a motor sport event ever have occurred to me until I met my partner some twelve years ago. Indeed, up until that time my exposure to motor sport had been restricted […]

Le Mans Classic customer track experience

Le Mans Classic customer track experience

Our Le Mans Classic track experience The centre point to a recent fantastic weekend at europe’s biggest Classic car festival held at the famous le Mans race track was to take part in a parade of historic vehicles that opened up race day itself driving our ex rally 1957 MGA. It was the main focus […]

12 Hours of Sebring 2013 – The Customer Experience

The idea of a visit to the Sebring 12 Hours was first mentioned during a conversation I had with staff from Travel Destinations at Le Mans 2012. Although I was interested in going I knew right away that it was unlikely to happen, for both personal and racing reasons. However, circumstances can change unexpectedly and […]

Audi win the 24 Hours of Spa 2014

Audi has won the 2014 Total 24 Hours of Spa. In a race that feautired eleven marques and 60 teams, the Audi R8 LMS ultra prevailed for the third time in four years in the Ardennes that celebrated its 90th anniversary this year. The Belgian Audi Club Team WRT took victory on its home track […]

Audi win at the 2014 Nurburgring 24 Hours

Audi has won the Nürburgring 24 Hours exactly one week following the brand’s 13th success in the Le Mans 24 Hours. Phoenix Racing with the Audi R8 LMS ultra celebrated a hard-fought victory in its home round in the Eifel. Ernst Moser’s squad had previously taken the honours in the race through the ‘Green Hell’ […]

Sebring says goodbye and waves hello

The 12 Hours of Sebring has long been a stand alone event in the calendar. This year sees the 61st running of the event. It has been part of the American Le Mans Series since its foundation & next year will continue as a “headline act” in the newly merged ALMS/Grand AM series. However, the 12 Hours of Sebring […]

Jaguar Enthusiasts’ Club Austria Tour

A personal view by David Jobson-Scott. Ten Jaguars and two Daimlers set off from the UK for an Austrian adventure at the end of August 2011. Five of the cars were V12s. The tour leaders were Simon and Ann Cronin from the JEC , on a scenic driving holiday planned & arranged by Travel Destinations. […]

Ferrari wins thriller at Bathurst

Maranello Motorsport gave Ferrari its first win at the Bathurst 12 Hours, becoming the third manufacturer in the subsequent years to win the Australian endurance event. The number 88 Ferrari 458 GT3 took the chequered flag just 0.4 seconds ahead of the second-placed number 84 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 of HTP Motorsport.     Damage […]