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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.

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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

SE Centre on MotorsTV!

The Cannons Tin Tops and Motorsport News saloon car races from Brands Hatch on "Last Lap".

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World Rallycross front-runner Andreas Bakkerud to compete at Croft

Fresh off the back of lifting the runner-up laurels in the World RX of Turkey, FIA World Rallycross Championship star Andreas Bakkerud is Yorkshire-bound to contest the 2015 MSA British Rallycross Championship season finale and blue riband MSA British Rallycross Grand Prix at Croft this weekend (10/11 October).

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Croft to host pulsating British Rallycross Championship finale & GP

Flame-spitting rallycross legends set to storm into Croft; season finale and blue riband Grand Prix all on same bill; four-way Supercar title fight between 600bhp behemoths.

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Croft revives Battle of Britain Race Meeting in 75th anniversary year

Historic motor sport event resurrected in commemorative year; race meeting set to evoke memories of '60s and '70s classics; rare opportunity to see cars, bikes and sidecars on same bill.

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