Motorsports News

12 Hours of Sebring: Race Review

Below is a breakdown of the 12 Hours of Sebring as it happened. Hour 1 With 56 cars on the 3.7 mile track here at Sebring it was always going to be difficult race to call in all classes with traffic and stoppages likely to play a significant part. Within 2 laps the new 908 […]

More from our lady In Daytona

Friday 28th January 2011 Well this place just gets better and better! Sorry to rub it in but the sun is still shining and hotting up! After a bit of chasing around and getting people where they needed to be, the morning has been  a huge success. All our customers were offered the opportunity to […]

United Autosports make exciting driver announcement for Spa 24 Hours

Former Grand Prix drivers Mark Blundell (GB), Eddie Cheever (USA) and Stefan Johansson (Sweden) return to the Audi R8 LMS cockpit for a second consecutive year when they contest the Spa 24 Hours this summer for Britain’s only “official” Audi customer team United Autosports. The Leeds-based team returns to the prestigious Belgian race over July […]

Travel Destinations teams up with Porsche Club Motorsport

Travel Destinations are delighted and proud to be associated with Porsche Club Motorsport here in the UK and as one of the 2011 season sponsors we will be following the racing across the three series (GT3 Cup Challenge, Club Championship and Speed Championship) with keen interest. As the official travel partner for Porsche Club Motorsport, […]

Further along the Pacific Coast

I woke up this morning to the strange collective sound of about 30 wild turkeys!  Ugly things really but can’t help feeling sorry for them – Thanksgiving soon comes round. I can’t believe how lucky I’ve been with the weather here and everybody I meet tells me so – apparently I should be wearing gloves […]

On the Pacific Highway

On the Pacific Highway

Tuesday 1st February 2011 After getting up extremely early in Florida this morning for a six hour flight west,  it is still only 9.30am and I’ve already had breakfast and lunch!! I am now driving down the Pacific Highway in California and it is beautiful. Although I have never been here before I have been […]

A great finish at the Rolex 24 at Daytona

Early morning mist and fog slowed the race to a yellow flag for a while this morning, but the sun burnt it off leaving it all to play for.  Sadly Doran Racing,  and our friend rookie Ross Kaiser, decided to cut their losses during the night after losing too many laps in a couple of […]

Race Day at Daytona

Saturday 29th January 2011 What an amazing day! I got to the track early this morning for our customers to get their hotlaps.  The incredible Hurley Haywood was their hotlap driver in a very nice Porsche Panamera.  Bit chunky for the track I hear you say?  Apparently not! I am still amazed at the spectator […]

Autosport International show 2011

Held at the NEC since 1991, Autosport International has been widely regarded as the World’s Greatest Motorsport Show. Running from the 13th – 16th of January 2011, this annual pre-season event covers all areas of motorsport, both professional and grass roots, from Karting up to Formula 1. Once again the Travel Destinations team will be […]

Travel Destinations at the Autosport Show

The Autosport International Show was a big hit for sports car fans this year with numerous personal appearances by endurance racing legends and current stars. Current Le Mans champions Audi had both Tom Kristensen and Allan McNish at the show, whilst rivals Peugeot were represented by Anthony Davidson.  McNish and Davidson went head to head […]

Le Mans Through the Ages

The legend of the Le Mans 24 Hours has come to the Coventry Transport Museum. From the 21st January until the 2nd May this year, a new exhibition entitled “Le Mans through the Ages” is being hosted in the Ariel Gallery at the Coventry Transport Museum. There are a number of historically significant Le Mans […]

Reports from the Rolex 24 at Daytona

This week, on the Travel Destinations Blog, we are bringing you news direct from Florida. Rolex 24 Hours driver Ross Kaiser with Travel Destinations’ Helen Burman Helen from the Travel Destinations office, has traded Welwyn Garden City for Florida just in time for the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona. As the race week progresses we […]

McNish helps Audi launch Le Mans 2011 challenge

Audi has unveiled its latest sportscar which Britain’s Allan McNish hopes will enable him to score his third and the German manufacturer’s 10th Le Mans 24 Hours endurance race victory next June. McNish and his Audi Sport team-mates attended an unveiling of the Audi R18 at the Audi Sportpark in Ingolstadt, Germany, last night (Friday […]

The Classic Motor Show

The Classic Motor Show took place at the NEC, Birmingham from the 12th – 14th November and as always the Travel Destinations team were all present on our stand next to the main entrance in Hall 4. This show is often described as the last car event of the season, and for many it is, […]


An experience of the Nurburgring

After another of our group returned from our “Nurburgring Drivers Experience” we received the following letter. We don’t often publish this sort of thing, but we thought you might like to know how our customers got on: Dear Richard and Ben, Just a quick note to thank you for our Nurburgring Experience this weekend. As […]

Le Mans 24 Hours 2011: On Sale Now

Reservations are now open for next year’s Le Mans 24 Hours race. Book now by calling (0844) 873 0203. We are able to offer a variety of travel, ticket and camping options for those wanting to be close to the action. We can also offer camping, B&B and hotel accommodation away from the circuit for […]

New Design for Travel Destinations

We are pleased to introduce our new look website We hope that you enjoy the new look and enjoy exploring all the new events and tours.       We have extended the news section on the home page to ensure that you don’t miss out on new tours, featured races or results from […]

Classic Motor Show 2010

As always we shall be exhibiting at the Classic Motor Show at the NEC. This year the dates for this fantastic show are 12th – 14th November. We will be in our usual place near the entrance to hall 4, where we will be launching the new 2011 tours and events brochure. We will be […]

Jaguar Enthusiasts’ Club European Tours 2011

2011 is another eventful year for the Jaguar Enthusiasts’ Club. Of particular significance will be the celebration of 50 years of the Jaguar E-type, which will include a special European gathering for all Jaguars at the Oltimers GP at at the Nurburgring. The full 2011 European programme is below. Please visit the Car Club Tours […]

A Great weekend for the British

With the Le Mans Series hosting a race at the Hungaroring and the American Le Mans Series visiting Road America in Wisonsin, it was always going to be a busy weekend for the British Le Mans teams. Overtaking at the Hungaroring is notoriously difficult due to its narrow straights and slow corners, so as the […]

MG Owners’ Club Tours 2011

2011 will be another full year for the MG Owners’ Club tours. We have been everywhere from Iceland & Norway to Corsica & Croatia over the years. This year, as well as the old favourites like Ireland, we are returning to Austria and we have a fantastic new destination in Koblenz which will host the […]