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Le Mans 2020

Temporary office closure: How to contact us

Dear All, Due to the ongoing Covid-19 outbreak and current restrictions being imposed, our office is now closed with all staff working from home during office hours; Monday – Friday 09:00hrs – 17.30hrs. Should you need to contact us please do so via email, leaving your full name, booking number, the nature of your enquiry […]

Le Mans 2020

Le Mans 2020: Important update for Le Mans 24 Hours

LE MANS 24 HOURS: IMPORTANT UPDATE Today we have received the news that the Le Mans 24 Hours has been postponed and the new dates have now been confirmed as the 19th & 20th September 2020. IMPORTANT In the first instance, please do not call or email our office. In order to manage the volumes […]

London Classic Car Show

The London Classic Car Show

Travel Destinations will be exhibiting at the London Classic Car Show at London Olympia later this month. Come and say hello to members of the team, pick up a brochure and see the amazing car we will have on our stand! The London Classic Car Show returns this year from the 20th – 23rd February, […]

Super-Sebring

Super-Sebring: A Double-header like no other

I’ll come out and say it: I was dreading the 2019 ‘Super-Sebring’ weekend, the first FIA WEC-IMSA double-header (with separate races) at the fabled Floridian circuit and the WEC’s first trip to the airfield since 2012. As a member of the media, covering both championships, I feared the worst in trying to keep up with […]

Aston Martin

Aston Martin wins critical FIA WEC Bahrain Battle

Down on numbers but up on excitement, GTE Pro this FIA WEC season has consistently provided close on-track action through the first four races. And now, after the longest race of the season, which dished up a surprise result, the championship has turned on its head. Aston Martin proved that even in a Balance of […]

Motorsport Events

Fast, Faster, Fastest?

It is an interesting time to be a motorsport fan. In the past the goal has always been speed. Each generation we have seen faster cars & new lap records. In recent years we have all got used to safety being the new goal. We have seen closed cockpits or halos, new energy absorbing barriers […]

WEC

FIA WEC Fuji race report: The rise of LMP2

The second round of the 2019/20 FIA WEC season at the Fuji Speedway last weekend put to bed any doubts from the pre-season about the competitiveness and excitement levels that the LMP2 class could produce. Looking at the category from afar, it is relatively easy to take shots at the lack of variety in chassis […]

VLN Championship

Introducing the VLN

Imagine the all the intensity, raw power, edginess, drama, unpredictability, beauty and quirks of the Nürburgring 24 Hours (N24), in a more condensed format. Imagine the 25km Nurburgring Nordschleife with a crowd big enough to create an atmosphere, but small enough to make the circuit’s wide variety of spectating opportunities easily accessible. Imagine fan access […]

Motorsport Events

So much to look forward to

Motorsport Events to look forward to July is upon us. What a first six months of 2019 we have had. We have completed so many motorsport events. There have been successful visits to the USA for Daytona and “Super-Sebring”, we have ventured even further afield for the Bathurst 12 Hours in Australia. Then closer to […]

Travel to Le Mans

Travelling to Le Mans

Part 1: International Travel This year, Travel Destinations has guests travelling to Le Mans from all over the world. Whilst the majority will be coming from the UK, we will also have significant numbers travelling from the USA, Australia, Middle East, South Africa and elsewhere around Europe. As part of our introductory blogs, in association […]

David Pittard VLN race blog

An intro to David Pittard, 2019 and the VLN! Hi! Welcome to the first iteration of my 2019 blog! I hope to give you an insight to my busy 2019 season as a racing driver Racing across Europe with BMW Motorsport and Walkenhorst Motorsport piloting their BMW M6 GT3 car in some of the world’s […]

Goodwood Festival of Speed & Revival hospitality

Roy Salvadori once said “Give me Goodwood on a summer’s day, and you can keep the rest.” If you have ever been to either of the two events described below, you’ll know this is true. We are delighted to be able to offer hospitality packages for both the Goodwood Festival of Speed & Goodwood Revival events. […]

Christmas

Christmas present ideas for motorsport fans

Buying the motorsport fan in your life a Christmas present that they can enjoy can be tricky. They probably already have enough pictures of their favourite cars and books about their favourite drivers, whilst the cupboard is full to bursting with unwatched race DVDs. So what do you do? Fortunately the staff at Travel Destinations are […]