Motorsports News

2021 Le Mans 24 Hours Given New August Dates

The ACO (Automobile Club de l’Ouest) has announced that the 2021 running of the Le Mans 24 Hours has been postponed for the second year running, from its traditional mid-June date to August 21-22. The ACO has said that it has made this change as it hopes to be able to run the race in […]

Peugeot’s Le Mans Hypercar Effort Progressing Apace

The 2021 FIA World Endurance Championship campaign hasn’t even begun and already excitement is building for the 2022 season. The past few months have been packed with positive sportscar racing news, with Toyota revealing its GR010 HYBRID Hypercar, Porsche, Audi and Acura all committing to the LMDh formula and Glickenhaus and Alpine revealing their Le […]

LMDh Continues to Gain Traction as Acura Jumps on Board

And then there were three… The news yesterday that Acura is set to continue its presence at the top of IMSA with an LMDh programme from 2023 onwards is extremely important for the future of sportscar racing in North America. It now means that along with Audi and Porsche, three manufacturers are signed up for […]

The 33-Car FIA WEC Entry Is Something To Celebrate

The entry list for the 2021 FIA World Endurance Championship season has been revealed today, with 33 high quality entries signed up for the full campaign across the four categories. Given the circumstances, it’s remarkable to see such a high number of entrants, with plenty of teams new and old ready to do battle over […]

Our Angouleme Tour Featured In Latest Edition Of Enjoying MG

A write up of Travel Destinations’ 2019 trip to the Circuit des Remparts meeting at Angouleme has been featured in the current edition of Enjoying MG Magazine with a double-page spread. If you hold any interest in historic motor racing, Travel Destinations’ highly recommends a trip to the Circuit des Remparts. We offer two main […]

Travel Destinations Looking Ahead to 2021

2020 is now in the books and the Travel Destinations office has now reopened for the new year. To our loyal customers, we wish all of you a happy and safe new year in 2021 and look forward to seeing you all soon. Last year was incredibly challenging, but with it in the rear-view mirror […]

WEC Debrief: Bahrain And Beyond

With the 2019/20 FIA WEC season over and the 2021 campaign fast approaching, there is so much to digest and look ahead to. After what has been an extraordinary second half to the year for motorsport in terms of schedule congestion, it has been so hard to keep up with all the movements within the […]

Spa 24 Debrief: Tandy Delivers For Porsche

Last weekend’s Spa 24 Hours is in the books, with Rowe Racing delivering a second straight win at the event for Porsche in an Autumnal edition of GT racing’s biggest endurance race. What can we take away from the week in Spa? Travel Destinations’ Stephen Kilbey unpicks the best bits… * Rowe, Rowe, Rowe Your […]

Travel Destinations Acquired By Motorsport Tickets

Motorsport Tickets, which is part of Motorsport Network, the digital market leader in motorsport and automotive with a 56 million-strong monthly audience of global racing and automotive fans, has acquired Travel Destinations Ltd, the UK’s leading tour operator for sports car and historic motorsport events. The announcement broadens Motorsport Tickets’ reach in tickets and travel […]

Get Your Copy Of Travel Destinations’ 2021/22 Brochure Today!

Leading UK-based motorsport and motoring tour operator Travel Destinations is preparing for a busy year in 2021 with the release of its 2021/22 brochure. You can download a copy today (see below), or request a free physical edition today by either calling our office on 01707 329 988 or emailing your name and address to […]

Who Will Sign Up To LMDh First?

The FIA WEC’s Le Mans Hypercar category is beginning to shape up nicely. With Toyota, Alpine, Glickenhaus, Peugeot and ByKolles all on board, we now await the first programme confirmations for IMSA’s LMDh platform which forms the other half of the planned convergence of the top classes from IMSA and the FIA WEC. But which […]

Le Mans 2021 Packages Selling Fast

The dust has only just begun to settle on the 2020 running of the Le Mans 24 Hours, but at Travel Destinations we are already looking ahead to the 2021 edition on June 12th-13th! We have been taking lots of phone calls in recent weeks, getting people booked in for next year’s race, and with so […]

2021 Spa 24 Hours Dates Confirmed

The 2021 GT World Challenge Europe provisional calendar has been revealed by the SRO, the campaign featuring 10 rounds including the Spa 24 Hours which will be held on 29th July – 1st August. Travel Destinations will be offering tours to the Spa 24 Hours in 2021, offering reserved camping pitches or hotel stays for […]

WEC Debrief: A Return To Remember

Following each FIA WEC race, Travel Destinations’ Stephen Kilbey runs through the matters of the moment, re-capping the weekend’s action before looking at what lies ahead in the coming months. His first ‘WEC Debrief’ column covers the FIA WEC’s return following a six-month hiatus caused by the COVID 19 pandemic at Spa-Francorchamps and some of […]

Le Mans To Be Held Behind Closed Doors In 2020

The Automobile Club de l’Ouest and the Sarthe Prefecture have announced that the 2020 running of the Le Mans 24 Hours will be held without spectators in September. Prior to today’s announcement multiple solutions had been explored to allow a capped number of fans to attend the race during the current COVID-19 situation, including a […]