BARC Launch New Identity

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

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Membership options to suit everybody's needs. Find out more about joining the BARC

Want to be a racing driver?

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

Become a BARC Marshal

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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Courier Connections Renault UK Clio Cup Championship saw two different winners at Knockhill race circuit. Mike Bushell and Jordan Stilp.

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Meadows does Carrera Cup GB double at Knockhill

Michael Meadows takes double win at Knockhill Jordan Witt takes second Pro-Am1 win of the day Carol Brown completes perfect Pro-Am2 debut

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Croft’s half-century commemorated in museum exhibition

Fifty years of high-octane history chronicled at Richmondshire Museum; fascinating story of north'east's premier motor sport venue; Senna, Hamilton and Franchitti amongst high-profile Croft alumni.

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