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Take the ARDS test at Thruxton or Croft circuits to obtain a National B race licence

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Become actively involved as a Marshal and get closer to the action whilst contributing to the sport you love.

BARC Championship Awards Evening 2017

Saturday 18th February 2017 is a date for the diaries as champions will be honoured at the annual BARC Championship Awards Evening

WIN tickets to an event of your choice at a BARC circuit

To be in with a chance of winning a pair of tickets to a 2017 event at a BARC circuit of your choice by filling out our magazine survey.

Go Racing

Find the information you need to start becoming involved in motor sport events. Whether you want to compete or become a marshal/official. BARC venues also offer the ARDS test which you’ll need to complete to obtain a National B race licence.


The British Automobile Racing Club (BARC) is one of the world’s most established and successful motor racing clubs. Our members enjoy exclusive benefits, exclusive access to motorsport events and preferential rates to numerous events.

BARC Venues

Five venue locations nationwide featuring Thruxton Circuit, Croft Circuit, Pembrey Circuit, Gurston Down Hill Climb and Harewood Hill Climb

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What's new at the British Automobile Racing Club

BTCC boasts capacity entry list for 2017

Momentum is continuing to build towards the 2017 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship with the confirmation that a capacity grid is set to compete next year following the list of teams that have secured licences.

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Champions celebrated at TOCA Awards

The curtain came down on a superb season in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship and ever-present support championships in fine style at the annual TOCA Night of Champions this past weekend (26 November).

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Christmas cheer at Croft with special 2017 BTCC offer

Aficionados of high-octane entertainment are in for a treat this Christmas, with a fabulous festive offer from Croft Circuit of discounted advance tickets to next summer's Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) race meeting on 10/11 June.

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BARC to return to the Autosport Show International in 2017

The British Automobile Racing Club are delighted to confirm that we will once again be present at the Autosport Show International in January 2017.

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