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Brands Hatch 2013 calendar of events

Friday, May 31, 2013 17:44 Comments Off

If you’re wondering what’s going on at Brands Hatch this year, just check out the following calendar of events happening in 2013 at Brands Hatch: Sat 1st June – Sunday 2nd June – MSVR Club Car Championships This weekend’s MSVR event will include a packed timetable of motorsport, with an eclectic mix of single seater […]

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Jenson Button to attend DTM at Brands Hatch this weekend

Tuesday, May 15, 2012 13:00 Comments Off

McLaren F1 star and 2009 World Champion Jenson Button will make a special guest appearance at this weekend’s DTM event at Brands Hatch. At 11.10am on Sunday (20 May), Jenson will briefly sign autographs for fans before taking part in a live question and answer session with ex-F1 star and current Mercedes DTM racer David […]

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Easter thrills for racing fans at Snetterton this weekend

Tuesday, April 3, 2012 14:12 Comments Off

The British Automobile Racing Club (BARC) stages a bumper 18-race programme at Snetterton this weekend (7-8 April), with a varied range of motorsport on offer on the two mile 200 circuit. The Easter races include classic racers, single seaters and sportscars. The MG marque is represented with the Lancaster Insurance MG Owners Club Championship, which […]

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Brands Hatch 2012 race calendar

Friday, March 16, 2012 12:38 Comments Off

Brands Hatch’s 2012 race events calendar has been released, with over 40 events covering cars, bikes and trucks! The MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship will visit the Kent circuit on three occasions, starting with the opening round on Easter weekend (6-9 April) and returning for a summer party on 20-22 July. The final two days […]

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Rally action kicks off busy season at Brands Hatch

Monday, January 16, 2012 15:50 Comments Off

The first event of Brands Hatch’s busy 2012 season takes place this Sunday (22 January) with the Chelmsford Motor Club set to return to the Kent circuit with the TRS (Essex) Ltd Brands Hatch Stage Rally after a success inaugural event last year. Stage rallying is an event rarely seen in the south east and […]

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Damon Hill’s World Championship winning car at Brands Hatch Masters Festival this weekend

Friday, May 27, 2011 15:02 Comments Off

Damon Hill’s 1996 World Championship-winning Williams-Renault FW18 is set to appear at Brands Hatch this bank holiday weekend (28-30 May) among a host of other legendary Formula One cars. Damon Hill’s time at Williams will be forever associated with his rivalry with German Michael Schumacher and a range of cars celebrating his Benetton team from […]

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Brands Hatch is 2012 Paralympic Road Cycling venue

Friday, May 27, 2011 11:13 Comments Off

Brands Hatch has been unveiled at the venue for the London 2012 Paralympic Road Cycling events. The Kent circuit will play host to 32 road cycling events for men and women with a range of disabilities including visual impairments, cerebral palsy and amputations competing on bicycles, tricycles, tandems and hand cycles. In total, 225 athletes […]

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Brands Hatch celebrates 50 years of the Jaguar E-Type

Friday, May 20, 2011 11:12 Comments Off

The 50th anniversary of the Jaguar E-Type is to be celebrated at the Brands Hatch Masters Festival this coming May Bank Holiday, 28 – 30 May. The event, a major fixture in the historic racing calendar, will take place on the full Grand Prix circuit on the Sunday and Monday. Included in the E-Type entries […]

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Children’s superheroes descend on Brands Hatch for Comic Relief

Thursday, March 17, 2011 20:45 Comments Off

A series of superheroes and toys descended on Brands Hatch on Wednesday (16 March) for a race with a difference to raise money for Comic Relief. Captain America, Buzz Lightyear, Spiderman, Bananaman, Morph, Barbie & Ken, the Honey Monster, a Green Army Man from Toy Story and Katsuma all took part in a race on […]

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Sonic the Hedgehog vs Mario in Brands Hatch race

Friday, March 11, 2011 10:47 Comments Off

In an amazing line up in aid of Comic Relief, the question that has beat at the heart of generations will finally be answered. Who would win in a race – Sonic the Hedgehog or Mario? At 2pm on 16 March, all eyes will turn to the renowned racetrack at Brands Hatch, Kent, as some […]

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