Motorsports News

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 […]

Button racing Jaguar XJR-9

Jenson Button to race at Le Mans Classic

Exciting news this morning that F1 legend Jenson Button is announced as an entry into this July’s Le Mans Classic. Button will drive the JD Classics iconic Jaguar XJR-9 in the 2018 Le Mans Classic. After a false start earlier in the year with the announcement of Button’s drive, it’s great to see this Jenson Button race […]

Arriving at Porsche curves

Famous Drivers at Le Mans Classic 2018

Amongst the 389 drivers entered into the 2018 Le Mans Classic, there are a few recognisable names, notably: Henri Pescorolo, René Arnoux, Jacques Laffite, Jochen Mass and none other than five times Le Mans winner Derek Bell. Bell will be racing a Porsche 917 LH, which he last raced during the 1971 season with Jo […]