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To celebrate motorsport’s illustrious history, January’s Autosport International 2020 will be displaying a range of iconic cars from the past seven decades. Throughout the four days, some of motorsport’s most revolutionary race cars will be present for fans to enjoy. Since its inception in 1950, Formula 1 has been at the forefront of innovation, pushing...
The Hyundai marque will appear in the Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) for the first time in 2020, as Independent team EXCELR8 Motorsport confirms it will design and build two new cars based on the striking i30 Fastback N Performance.   The 2019 season was a landmark for EXCELR8 Motorsport, which made the step...
Mixed weekend at Snetterton. Not a great qualifying from myself meant starting mid pack for race 1! Race 1. Some contact on lap 2 put us out of the race. Unfortunately that’s how it goes sometimes in racing. Race 2. Due to our DNF we had to start from last place in 29th. We made...
A tough but encouraging weekend for Stanton!   With engine troubles plaguing Stanton’s Friday Testing, the weekend was always going to be a tough one! A tricky qualifying with minimal testing meant a less than ideal starting grid for race 1 However, Stanton proceeded to make two places in race...
Richard went into round 1 at Oulton Park trying to learn as much as possibly could with the car and keep race position out of our mind but try and make it into the top 15. Qualifying went well and we were pretty pleased with P14 although we didn’t really string our optimum lap...
Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship driver Rob Smith enjoyed another strong and consistent outing in the UK’s premier motor racing series at Donington Park over the weekend, 27th/28th April, with a best-yet Independents Trophy finish of seventh place in round four of the season. After an excellent BTCC debut at Brands Hatch three weeks...
Excelr8 Motorsport driver Rob Smith makes big strides on BTCC debut •    MG6 racer takes best of P11 in Independents Trophy in Rd3 at Brands •    Touring car debutant laps within 0.3s of podium pace in weekend finale Saloon car racer Rob Smith delivered an impressively strong account of himself on his debut in the high-profile Kwik...
•    Touring Car rookie Rob Smith happy with Media Day performance •    Excelr8 Motorsport racer makes strong progress at wheel of MG6 •    Telford driver says ‘much more’ to come ahead of BTCC race debut Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship newcomer Rob Smith enjoyed a very productive first ‘official’ outing in the category at Brands Hatch...
Local team back in the big time with Touring Cars entry https://youtu.be/OuIvgy6l5Lk After a gap of 15 years, the region will again be represented on the British Touring Car Championship grid with the announcement of EXCELR8 Motorsport’s entry after its purchase of the MG6 cars and race licences. The team, based on the Norfolk/Suffolk border at...
Sam Osborne will make his British Touring Car Championship debut this season with series newcomer EXCELR8 Motorsport – completing the team’s two-car entry with its newly acquired MG6 GT machines. Osborne, 26, will graduate to the BTCC off the back of competitive seasons in both the Renault UK Clio Cup and MINI CHALLENGE championships, during...