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

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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

Latest News

What's new at the British Automobile Racing Club

Thruxton pre-season test days

With the 2016 national motor sport campaign rapidly racing into view, thoughts are already turning to testing, for as the old adage goes, fail to prepare and you're preparing to fail...

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BT Sport to broadcast MSA British Rallycross Championship

The MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with Odyssey Battery will be broadcast by BT Sport for the first time later this year.

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Silverstone offers special ticket prices to our members for Britcar in March and our 'Finals' Event in October.

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UK Clio Cup 2016 Champion BTCC Test

Motorbase to host Dunlop 2016 UK Clio Cup Champion Test

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