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Brands Hatch 2013 calendar of events

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

Sir Chris Hoy receives driving tips from Radical’s Phil Abbott

This weekend’s MSVR event will include a packed timetable of motorsport, with an eclectic mix of single seater and sports car action. Making his debut in the SR1 Cup will be Olympic hero, Sir Chris Hoy. Why not pop down to the track to cheer on this sporting icon as he moves from two wheels to four!

Tickets:
Weekend: £16
Saturday Admission: £10
Sunday Admission: £10
Children under 13: Free

Gates open from 9.00 am on Saturday and 10.00am on Sunday

Saturday 8th June – Sunday 9th June – American SpeedFest – Powered by Chevrolet

American Speedfest at Brands Hatch
Brands Hatch will adopt the Stars and for a NASCAR-fuelled festival of motorsport – the inaugural American SpeedFest – in partnership with Chevrolet.

The venue will be transformed into a scene from Daytona with American-derived motorsport and an array of US themed entertainment

Fans will get closer to the action than ever before with free pit walks, grid walks and access to ‘Victory Lane’. Monster Trucks meanwhile will demonstrate their awesome power and even offer passenger rides for SpeedFest fans.

Tickets:
Weekend Admission: £22 online
Saturday Event Admission (Qualifying): £13
Sunday Event Admission (Main Day): £18 online £22 on the gate
Children under 13 go free.

Gates open at 8am on Saturday and 9am on Sunday.

Saturday 15 June 2013 – Prept Showdown

Prept Showdown will showcase classic and modern German cars that have been carefully prepared to look their very best. Other activities will include getting the opportunity to see the cars driving around the iconic Brands Hatch circuit, Go-Karting, Family Fun Zone, Demo Cars, Trade Stands and Show and Shine

Tickets:

Saturday Admission: £17 online £22 on the gate
Children under 13 go free

Saturday 22nd – Sunday 23rd June 2013 – MINI Festival

This event celebrates all things Mini from the lovable classic to its modern incarnation and in 2013 the show will be bigger and better. On track action will be solely devoted to the famous marque featuring races from the MINI Challenge, Mini Se7en, Mini Miglias, Pre-66 Minis, Mighty Minis and Super Mighty Minis. Old and new Minis will do battle on the track too in a unique handicap race to decide which variant is best

Tickets:
Weekend Admission: £22 online
Saturday Admission: £18 online £22 on the gate
Sunday Admission: £18 online £22 on the gate
Children under 13 go free

Saturday 29th – Sunday 30 June 2013 – BARC Club Car Championships

This weekend’s event will include a packed timetable of motorsport, with an eclectic mix of single seater, sports and saloon car action. Our open paddock policy will allow you to walk freely amongst the competitors and allow you to watch as they prepare their cars for the on track action

Tickets:
Weekend Admission: £15 online
Saturday Admission: £10 online £13 on the gate
Sunday Admission: £10 online £13 on the gate
Children under 13 go free

Gates open from 8am both days

Saturday 6th – Sunday 7th July 2013 – Aston Martin Centenary Meeting

Legendary British sportscar manufacturer Aston Martin will celebrate its 100th anniversary at Brands Hatch this July, and racers will join owners and enthusiasts for a festival that will climax on the hallowed Grand Prix circuit and be one of the highlights of the marque’s landmark year!

Tickets:

Weekend Admission: £27 online
Saturday Admission (Indy Circuit): £14 online £17 on the gate
Sunday Admission (Grand Prix Circuit): £18 Online £22 on the gate
Children under 13 go free.

Gates open from 8am both days.

Saturday 13th – Sunday 14th July 2013 – The HSCC Historic Superprix

The annual HSCC extravaganza of historic single seater, saloon and sports car machinery returns on 13-14 July, featuring great cars racing around the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit, just as they did back in the sport’s halcyon days!

A packed schedule of racing will also feature the evocative single seaters of the Derek Bell Trophy featuring sonorous F5000 and F2 single seaters, as well as races from Classic and Historic F3 cars.

Tickets:
Weekend Admission: £27 online
Saturday Admission: £18 online £22 on the gate
Sunday Admission: £18 online £22 on the gate
Children under 13 go free

Gates open from 8am both days

Friday 19th – Sunday 21st July 2013 – MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship

The MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship’s midsummer party at Brands Hatch is one of the most popular events of the year, taking place at the sport’s spiritual home.

Tickets:
Weekend Admission: £32 online
Friday Admission: £10
Saturday Admission: £13
Sunday Admission: £26 online £31 on the gate.
Children under 13 go free

Gates open at 8am on Friday and Saturday and 7am on Sunday

Saturday 10th – Sunday 11 August 2013 – British F3/GT Championships

The British GT series pitches a mouth-watering collection of exotic supercars against each other, and is one of the strongest championships of its kind in the world. Featuring Ferrari 458s and McLarens, as well as machinery from Porsche, Chevrolet, Mercedes, Aston Martin and Ginetta, it’s one of the most expensive grids on the planet!

Tickets:
Weekend Admission: £22 online
Saturday Admission: £13
Sunday Admission: £18 online £22 on the gate
Children under 13 go free

Gates open at 8am on both days.

Saturday 24th – Sunday 25th August 2013 – Lotus Festival

The annual Lotus festival takes place at Brands Hatch this August Bank Holiday weekend, once again taking place on the Grand Prix circuit full race programme on track is headlined by the Lotus Cup and Elise Trophy series, whilst there will also be action on the Brands Hatch rally stage from Sunbeams and more! Trade stands, live music and club displays add to a carnival atmosphere.

Tickets:
Weekend Admission: £28
Saturday Admission: £18 online £22 on the gate
Sunday Admission: £18 online £22 on the gate

Gates open from 8am on both days.

Sunday 29th September 2013 – Modified Live

Modified Live is an interactive event for tuning enthusiasts, showcasing the very best in souped-up machinery and the latest performance products through a fusion of on track action, demonstrations and expert advice on modifying your own vehicle.

Highlights on the circuit include the smoking tyres of the European Drift Championship and the Time Attack Series – a ‘beat the clock’ challenge for highly tuned road cars. You can also enjoy racing from pickup trucks and the Civic Cup.

Tickets: Sunday Admission: £17 online £22 on the gate

Children under 13 go free.

Saturday 12th – Sunday 13th October 2013 – Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship

After six months of intense racing, the BTCC reaches its thrilling climax on the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit. The 2013 title is likely to be decided here, with recent years having produced several contenders on the final weekend of the season.

Tickets:
Weekend Admission: £32 online
Saturday Admission: £13
Sunday Admission: £26 online £31 on the gate
Children under 13 go free

Gates open at 8am on Saturday and 7am on Sunday

Friday 18th – Sunday 20th October 2013 – MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship

The MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship finale on the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit is one of the must-see events on the motorsport calendar. Six riders will head to Kent aiming to take home the coveted trophy and follow in the footsteps of riding greats. Both Shakey Byrne and Ryuichi Kiyonari will be aiming to be in the running as the two triple champions fight for supremacy!

Tickets:
Weekend Admission: £33
Friday Admission (Practice): £10
Saturday Admission (Qualifying and BSB Race 1): £17
Sunday Admission: (2x BSB races plus supports): £26 online £31 on the gate.
Children under 13 go free.

Gates open from 8am on Friday and Saturday and 7am on Sunday.

Saturday 2nd – 3rd November 2013 – British Truck Racing Championship & Fireworks

The November Truck racing event will once again be a Guy Fawkes spectacular, with a sensational firework display following a packed programme of racing on the Sunday!

Truck racing is one of Brands Hatch’s most popular family events, with a bulging timetable featuring great support races and accompanied by plenty of off-track entertainment, including fun fairs, face painting, go karting and more.

Tickets:
Weekend Admission: £22
Saturday Admission (Truck Qualifying & Support races): £13
Sunday Admission (Main Raceday & Firework Display): £18 online £22 on the gate