Latest News from Thruxton Circuit

All the latest news from Thruxton circuit can be found here, including articles from Thruxton Motorsport Centre, Thruxton Skid Pan and Thruxton Kart & 4x4 Centre

News Articles

2018 - Fun in the sun at record-breaking BTCC thriller

Huge crowds soak up the sunshine and high-speed thrills as records fall. Off-track, a rapturous reception for the new Thruxton Centre headed of preparations for the 50th Anniversary Celebration

Real deal Neal flies to BTCC pole position

Halfords Yuasa Racing’s Matt Neal produced a mind-blowing lap during qualifying for Round 7 of the 2018 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship, smashing his own lap record by nearly half a second to grab pole position at Thruxton

Karun Chandhok to steer Williams' FW08C on Formula 1's return to Thruxton

Formula 1 will return to Thruxton for the first time since 1993 at the circuit's 50th Anniversary Celebration weekend (2/3 June), with former F1 racer Karun Chandhok set to take the reins of the flame-spitting Williams FW08C as it blasts around Britain's fastest racetrack. 50th Anniversary Celebrations are primed and ready for 2/3 June with Family-friendly festival offering something for everybody, young and old alike

BTCC - Wave the chequered flag for the first British Touring Car race

It's back! Our competition to wave the chequered flag for the first British Touring Car race at Thruxton will run again this year.

TOCA test offers BTCC teaser as Thruxton prepares for touring car action

Packed day's testing offered a taster of TOCA package action around the UK’s fastest race circuit. Fiercely competitive BTCC, in its 60th Anniversary year, all set to thrill on Saturday 19 – Sunday 20 May as part of 50th Anniversary year at Thruxton.

Nigel Mansell CBE and Murray Walker OBE to open The Thruxton Centre at 50th Anniversary Celebration

The 1992 Formula 1 World Champion Nigel Mansell and much-loved veteran F1 commentator Murray Walker will inaugurate The Thruxton Centre during the 50th Anniversary Celebration - Sat 2 – Sun 3 June. Plus, Mansell’s title-winning Williams F1 car will also be on display.

Ex-Rosberg Williams F1 car to star at Thruxton 50th Anniversary Celebration

Keke Rosberg's Williams FW08C F1 car is Thruxton-bound for 50th Anniversary Celebration (Sat 2 - Sun 3 June 2018). Williams Heritage are preparing the car to tackle Britain’s fastest circuit as part of this family-friendly festival, set to thrill young and old alike in June.

Thruxton Hospitality Centre

Find our more about the new 1415 m2 two story hospitality centre, opening early in 2018.

New Driving Experiences Now Available

As our 2017 driving experience season comes to a close, our 2018 driving experience line up as been released with a number of new and exciting experiences now available to purchase.

NGRRC Race Meeting Preview

Championships will be won and lost at Thruxton on Saturday 7 October for the final NGRRC meeting of the season.

NGRRC Provisional Timtable

A provisional timetable for the NGRRC Race Meeting (Saturday 7 October) is now available to view and download

Autumn Driving Experience Offers

Autumn special offers on a selection of supercars and racing car driving experiences. Find the perfect gift for the petrolhead in your family. Excitement, speed and lots of smiles are guaranteed as guests drive Supercars, Sports Cars and Racing Cars on the UK's Fastest Race Circuit.

Work begins on new Hospitality & Clubhouse Building

Flagship building includes a new restaurant, exhibition space, function rooms, hospitality suites and an outside viewing terrace. Construction has now started and will be ready in 2018 as part of 50th anniversary year.

Travelling to Thruxton? Look out for A303 road closures.

Please allow extra time when travelling to Thruxton on the weekend of (16/17 Sept). There will be road closers in place on the A303 from Friday 15th Sept. Whilst the planned works don't effect anyone using the A303 (East or West bound) to get to Thruxton. The local A and B roads are likely to be much busier with traffic following the diversions.

BARC Race Meeting Preview

Variety is the spice of life at Thruxton this weekend (Sat 2 - Sun 3 September) as the British Automobile Racing Club (BARC) stages its latest event of the 2017 season.