Motorsport

Ever since there have been cars, people have been racing them. The Car Expert looks at all sorts of motorsport from around the world.

Toyota top at Touring Cars’ fastest track

The Toyota Avensis of Tom Ingram will take the early advantage into the BTCC race at Thruxton after topping qualifying for the third meeting of the season.

Audi’s sports race loss is Porsche’s gain

Porsche has been declared the winner of the opening round of the World Endurance Championship after the Audi that finished first at Silverstone was excluded. The Audi R18 e-tron quattro of Andre Lotterer, Benoit Treluyer and Marcel Fassler had triumphed in a dramatic Sllverstone Six Hours race, regarded as a warm-up for the famed Le Mans 24hrs in June. But in post-race scrutineering the winning Au...

Audi heads Porsche in sports car battle

Audi has taken first blood in the battle of the manufacturers in top level sports car racing, by securing pole position for the Silverstone Six Hours – the opening round of the 2016 World Endurance Championship. The success for the new Audi R18 hybrid LMP1 race car brings to an end a two-year lockout of the top grid spot in WEC races by rival Porsche, winner in 2015 of the blue riband world sports...

Ingram’s Toyota dominates BTCC opener

Toyota has taken first blood in the 2016 British Touring Car Championship after Tom Ingram dominated the opening round of the series at Brands Hatch. The win, from pole position, was both the first for Ingram and his Speedworks Motorsports team, the 22 year-old starting his third year in the series and driving an example of the Toyota Avensis that launched the BTCC’s current NGTC regulations back ...

Ingram’s Toyota heads BTCC grid

Toyota will be on pole position for the opening round of Britain’s biggest motorsport series, the British Touring Car Championship, on Sunday (3rd April). The Speedworks Motorsports Toyota Avensis of Tom Ingram was the only car to dip below 47 seconds in qualifying at Brands Hatch, the 22-year-old driver setting an early quickest time in a session hat was then slowed by a light drizzle of rain. Th...

Postcard from the Performance Car Show 2016

Every January, thousands of motorsport and performance car fans flock to the NEC for the Autosport International and Performance Car Show.

Riding in a BTCC car at Silverstone

Last weekend, Exocet Fuel Solutions invited Stuart up to Silverstone to experience some very fast laps in a BTCC racing car driven by Rob Austin (sponsored)

Citroen chooses rallying over touring cars

Citroën has unveiled future motorsport plans that will see the French manufacturer withdraw from the FIA World Touring Car Championship to focus its efforts on rallying.

Win tickets to the 2015 Goodwood Revival

The Car Expert is giving away two Saturday tickets to this year's Goodwood Revival, and entry is easy. Enter now to win your place at this amazing event!

Postcard from Le Mans – the Pistonheads experience

Yet again, the 24 Heures du Mans has been run and won, and as always it was a fabulous motorsport occasion that every racing fan should experience at least once. The only problem being that once you've been once, you'll want to keep going back...

Le Mans – the greatest race in the world…

There are a number of events that could claim to be be the "world's greatest motor race", but for me, there is no contest: it's the 24 Heures du Mans (24 Hours of Le Mans).

Postcard from Goodwood – 73rd Members’ Meeting

Goodwood is famous for two huge motorsport events - the Festival of Speed and the Revival. Now a new event has joined them - the Goodwood Members' Meeting.

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