BARC Launch New Identity

Building on the first 100 years, BARC shows its new identity

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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.

Go Racing

Find the information you need to start competing in motor sport events in the UK. BARC venues also offer the ARDS test which you’ll need to complete before getting your 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

Latest News

What's new at the British Automobile Racing Club

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BARC and LHMC join forces to drive British Rallycross into the fast lane

BARC to jointly promote British Rallycross with Lydden Hill Motor Club; sport aims to leverage the popularity of World Rallycross; comprehensive TV deal one of the key early focuses.

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Colin Turkington crowned BTCC champion

eBay Motors star takes his second drivers' championship as MG claims manufacturer honours

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Flame-spitting Rallycross and Famous Faces Ready to Roar into Croft

Title battles to go down to the wire in rallycross dust-up; famous faces to be spotted including Kelvin Fletcher and Dave Newsham; crème de la crème to duel it out for Grand Prix glory.

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