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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


Marshals' Nomination Forms are now available for the 2017 Formula 1 British Grand Prix - 7/8/9 July 2017.

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Adam Smalley wins ultra-competitive Ginetta Junior Scholarship

In what was one of the most competitive Ginetta Junior Scholarship's held, Adam Smalley has won a fully-funded season in the 2017 Simpson Race Products Ginetta Junior Championship.

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BTCC ace Rob Austin to make guest appearance at UK Legends finale

Two-time Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship race winner Rob Austin will make a one-off appearance at Brands Hatch next weekend (5-6 November) as he competes in the UK Legends Cars Championship.

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Blockbuster British Rallycross finale thrills Croft crowd

A bumper crowd descends on Croft Circuit this past weekend (22-23 October) as the MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with ODYSSEY Battery hosted the final round of the season and the annual Grand Prix.

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