Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship

Saturday 8 May 2021 - Sunday 9 May 2021

this event will now be run behind closed doors. no spectators will be allowed

This year’s Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) race meeting at Thruxton (8/9 May 2021) will have to be run behind closed doors, without spectators.

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) has confirmed that no spectators will be allowed to attend events until May 17 at the earliest. We are as disappointed as you are that fans will not be able to join us in May and we are sorry for the inconvenience this decision will cause.

However, it looks as though we will be able to have a full complement of spectators when the BTCC returns to Thruxton in August (Sat 28 – Sun 29).

 

Ticket holders have two options

Option 1

We would like to offer the opportunity to exchange tickets for the BTCC race meeting in August. If grandstand seats were purchased, these will also be transferred and we will do our very best to allocate the same seats. However, if the original allocation of seats is not available we will contact you.

To exchange your tickets please send your name, address, and postcode to may21transfer@barc.net

Tickets will be posted in June/July. If you have any queries please email info@barc.net and someone will reply as soon as they are able.

Option 2

Reuqest a full refund.

Please send your name, address, and postcode to may21refund@barc.net. Your refund will be processed within 7 working days.

We appreciate the disappointment that this will cause, but we have to follow the guidelines from the government as we come to terms with this pandemic. We are grateful for your understanding at this time and look forward to welcoming you back to Thruxton as soon as possible.

Latest News

Thruxton BTCC (May 8/9) To Run Behind Closed Doors

We are sorry to inform you that the Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) race meeting at Thruxton in May (8/9) will have to be run behind closed doors, without spectators.

Thruxton to host BTCC season-opener

Thruxton Circuit will host the opening round of the Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship for the first time since 2010 following a reshuffle to the 2021 calendar by Series Organisers TOCA.

2020 BTCC Qualifying - Dominant day for Dan Cammish at Thruxton

Halfords Yuasa Racing’s Dan Cammish topped both free practice sessions at Thruxton earlier today (Saturday), before smashing the qualifying lap record to claim pole position for Round 13 of the 2020 Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship.

Friday 18 Sept - BTCC Support Test

The BTCC race weekend kicks off with the support championships test day. Unfortunately, the test day is also being run behind closed doors with no spectators.

You can catch the race meeting on ITV2 on Sunday. Plus, we’ll try and keep you updated on what’s going on behind the scenes.

Thruxton BTCC Preview

Thruxton Circuit will see an abundance of high-octane tin-top thrills this coming weekend (19/20 September) as the Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship speeds into Hampshire for Rounds 13, 14 & 15 of a condensed 2020 season. Unfortunately, this event is being run behind closed doors. With no spectators.

Thruxton BTCC To Be Run Behind Closed Doors

We are sorry to inform you that this year’s Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) race meeting at Thruxton (19/20 September 2020) will have to be run behind closed doors, without spectators.

Provisional BTCC Date at Thruxton Announced

A provisional date for the British Touring Car Championship at Thruxton has been announced which will see Thruxton host rounds 13, 14 and 15 on Saturday 19 - Sunday 20 September 2020. However, the BTCC calendar will remain conditional upon receiving appropriate government directives and approvals regarding the resumption of sporting activities.

All tickets for the original race meeting date (16/17 May) are valid for the new provisional date and any further rescheduled date. If the race meeting is cancelled and not rescheduled, or if you cannot attend on the new date, a full refund will be made to ticket holders.

Thruxton BTCC VIP Packages

Enjoy the BTCC Race Meetings from the exclusivity of the new Thruxton Centre. The upper floor and balcony are reserved for VIP Packages and are limited to a small number of guests.

2019 BTCC Saturday Round Up: Sam Tordoff tops the times at Thruxton as BTCC bonanza begins

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2019 BTCC Preview: BTCC returns for second bite of Thruxton cherry

Colin Turkington and Andrew Jordan set to resume championship battle at Thruxton. Hondas hopeful of continuing strong form at Thruxton with local man Josh Cook currently fourth in the overall standings.

Thruxton Motorsport Celebration revives the past with spectacular inaugural festival

Thruxton Motorsport Celebration a resounding success in debut year as bumper crowds enjoy action-packed programme of historic races, classic sportscars and single-seaters among dazzling collection on show. Plus, WWII flypasts and guest appearances from British Superbike stars wow fans.

BTCC May 2019: Thruxton hosts thrilling weekend of BTCC action as Jordan stars for BMW

Spectators flock to Hampshire venue for action packed weekend as a bumper bill of BTCC and support races wow the crowds. Andrew Jordan scores BTCC double before Josh Cook wins finale

Facilities Information

Circuit Map

Thruxton circuit is the fastest in the country with its legendary high-speed corners and a reputation as a real drivers circuit. It is also one of the longest in the UK at 2.4 miles per lap

Thruxton Circuit

Radio Thruxton

On race-days, a radio commentary is provided by 'Radio Thruxton' available on 87.7FM. Earpiece radios are available to purchase on-site.

Thruxton Centre

The Thruxton Centre, located in the paddock, will be open to competitors, officials and marshals only for food and drink.

Signage

We've invested in clear signage throughout the venue to reinforce social distancing guidance and personal hygiene measures. Hand sanitiser stations have been installed at key points around the venue.

Frequently Asked Questions

Tickets

Ticket Holders have two options
Option 1

We would like to offer you the opportunity to exchange your tickets for the BTCC race meeting in August. If you purchased grandstand seats, these will also be transferred and we will do our very best to allocate you the same seats. However, if your original allocation of seats is not available we will contact you.

To exchange your tickets please send your name, address, and postcode to may21transfer@barc.net

 

Option 2

If you would like a full refund, please send your name, address, and postcode to may21refund@barc.net and your refund will be processed within 7 working days.

If we do not hear from you before Sunday 11 April 2021, we will automatically process a refund.

Circuit Information

Please contact our press officer Trevor Swettenham on 01264 882206 or tswettenham@barc.net