Motoring events

Overview of Honda’s motorsport races in 2020 (Part 2)

Moreover, to support the young riders increasingly competitive, Honda will continue to support the competitive riders at the FIM CEV Repsol Moto3 Junior World Championship.

In addition, Honda will continue to use the IDEMITSU Asia Talent Cup (IATC) to motivate young riders to explore their potential and raise the number of other riders who can compete in world-class races.

In the terrain racing mode, Honda will continue to organize training sessions in Japan for riders of the competition team at the MFJ All-Japan Motocross Championship. In addition, Honda will also continue training young riders who have the potential to attend training camps around the world and compete in MXGP races.

In the Formula 1 World FIA * 2 Formula One World Championship (F1), Honda acted as the engine supplier (PU) and won the first three stages in the 2019 season. In the 2020 season, Honda will strive to achieve more victories by continuing to supply engines with the same specifications to the Scuderia AlphaTauri * 3 team and the Red Bull Racing team.

In addition, Honda will continue to support young Japanese riders to compete in the FIA ​​Folumla Formula 2 World Championship (F2) and the French F4 Championship French F4 Championship due to FFSA * 4 articles. onions.

Overview of Honda’s motorsport activities in 2020

In Japan, Honda will try to regain the championship in the most prestigious races by using the all-new NSX-GT model in GT500 competition, SUPER GT, which will apply the new technical regulations in the 2020 season. At the same time, Honda also changed the structure of the teams competing in the Japan Super FORMULA Championship.

For customer races, in vehicle-based racing categories developed on the market-wide versions, Honda will raise the challenge by not only providing engines but also enhancing support for teams so that each team can be more competitive.

Honda will offer the CIVIC Type R and CIVIC TCR, at the FIA World Touring Car Cup (WTCR), a tournament that started in 2018 and the TCR endurance race series, which is a race. popular all over the world.

In addition, Honda will offer the NSX GT3 Evo at the Intercontinental GT Challenge (IGTC) – a competition held on five continents as well as GT championships and other endurance races held. held in North America, Asia and Europe.

In North America, through Honda Performance Development (HPD), Honda will provide engines for five teams with a total of 13 cars to compete in the IndyCar Series.

Motoring events

UK motoring events and festival in 2020 (part 4)

JapFest Silverstone

Date: May 3

Venue: Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, Northamptonshire

Prices: Advanced ticket prices from £22.50 to £27, on the day £32. Free for two children aged 14 or under enter with paying adult.

The biggest Japanese car show of Europe is back at Silverstone Circuit this year. Experience non-stop high-speed Japanese track action such as spectacular drifting displays and more than 4,000 of Europe’s best Japanese cars displayed from the thriving club scene of the UK.

Simply Ford at Beaulieu

Date: May 3

Venue: National Motor Museum, New Forest, Hampshire

Prices: Adults £12.50, children 5 to 16 years old £6. Children aged under-5 enter for free. Standard entry: adults £24.75, students and senior citizens £23.75, children 5 to 16 years old £12.50.

All Ford owners are invited to drive their cars into Beaulieu on 3rd May and then park up in the complex for a superb day out for all Ford owners and enthusiasts. From restored Mk1 Escorts, custom Fiestas to the odd Transit, Beaulieu’s Simply Ford show is one of the premier Ford events of the UK. It is set to provide a great chance to admire a stunning range of vehicles as well as to connect with fellow enthusiasts.

Gaydon Land Rover Show

Date: May 9-10

Venue: British Motor Museum, Gaydon, Warwickshire

Prices: Adults from £11.50, children 5-16 years old from £7, under five enter for free.

The event dedicated to the iconic Land Rover marque that featues hundreds of Land Rovers from 1948 to present. More details are going to be soon announced.

Masters Historic Festival

Date: May 23-24

Venue: Brands Hatch Circuit, Longfield, Kent

Prices: Adults from £18, children 13-15 years old from £12, under-13s for free.

Formula One’ s glorious past will be revisited at the Masters Historic Festival of Brands Hatch in May including hot race action from the Masters Historic Formula One Championship with mouth-watering machinery from the 1970s and 1980s.

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UK motoring events and festival in 2020 (part 3)

Simply Audi at Beaulieu

Date: April 19

Venue: National Motor Museum, Beaulieu, Hampshire, SO42 7ZN

Prices: adults £12.50, children aged 5 – 16 £6. Standard entry: adults £24.75, children aged 5 – 16 £12.50, students and senior citizens and £23.75. Children aged under-5 for free.

Audi owners are invited to drive their cars into Beaulieu on 19th April and then park up in the complex for a superb day out for all Audi owners and enthusiasts.

Bicester Heritage April Scramble

Date: April 26

Venue: Bicester Heritage, Buckingham Road, Bicester, Oxfordshire

Founded in 2014, the Sunday Scramble started as a ‘cars and coffee’ get together amidst our restoration works. The Sunday Scramble is an event of national repute, which attracts enthusiasts from both the UK and Europe, offers the chance to explore the former RAF Bicester base, the specialists businesses based here, and the restored wartime buildings. It is really an open day and car meet that is different from any other.

Donington Historic Festival

Date: May 1-3

Venue: Donington Park, Castle Donington, Derby, DE7 4BN

Prices: Adults from £10, teenagers aged 13 – 15 from £6. Children aged 12 and under for free

The Donington Historic Festival is the ultimate historic motorsport celebration in the Midlands, and one of the biggest events for all things classic motoring in Europe. A top notch line-up including hundreds of sports cars, saloons, single-seaters and much more spanning nine decades will return to the track across three days, recreating the sounds, sights, and smells of the golden eras of motorsport, such as the legendary pre-war races at Donington in the 1930s.

Robert Llewellyn’s Fully Charged Live

Date: May 1-3

Venue: Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre, ETPS Road, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 6FD

Prices: Standard tickets £27.50, Tickets for pensioners and students from £23.38.

On the first three days of May, Fully Charged Live will land at Farnborough International. The show of this year will bigger with more attractions and exhibits than ever before. Information on our visitor attractions, including the live sessions, exhibitors and sponsors will be published prior to the event.

Motoring events

UK motoring events and festival in 2020 (part 2)

Race Retro

Date: February 21-23

Venue: Stoneleigh Park, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire, CV8 2LZ

Price: Advance discount — adults and senior citizens from £23, children aged 5 to 15 from £8. Children aged under-5 enter for free

Race Retro showcases every discipline, from formula and circuit racing to rallying, hill climbs, single marque series, touring cars, motorcycling, and GT cars. All from classic to retro and historic to vintage vehicles are all covered here. Welcoming more than 24,000 visitors to Stoneleigh Park in Feb, drivers, riders, team managers, manufacturers, mechanics, and enthusiasts all come together ahead of the coming season.

Goodwood Members Meeting

Date: March 28-29

Venue: Goodwood Motor Circuit, Chichester, West Sussex PO18 0PX

Price: (not including Goodwood Road Racing Club membership) Advance discount — adults from £76, young persons aged 13 to 21 £19. Children aged under-12 enter for free

Goodwood’s motorsport opening weekend remakes the atmosphere and camaraderie of the original BARC Meetings which was held at Goodwood through the ‘50s and ‘60s. Access all areas across the two-day thrilling racing and demonstrations from the best historic cars, along with more modern machines never seen at the Motor Circuit. Additional, buzzing food markets and the biggest outdoor party of Goodwood on Saturday evening, with stunning fireworks and live music.

Simply Aston Martin at Beaulieu

Date: April 5

Venue: National Motor Museum, Beaulieu, New Forest, Hampshire, SO42 7ZN

Price: adults £12.50, children aged 5 to 16 £6. Standard entry — adults £24.75, senior citizens and students £23.75, children aged 5 to 16 £12.50. Children aged under-5 enter for free.

Aston Martin owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu, Hampshire,on Sunday 5th Apr and park up in the museum complex for what promises to be an outstanding outing for Aston Martin owners and enthusiasts.

Festival of Power

Date: April 10-12

Venue: Santa Pod Raceway, Wellingborough, Northants, NN29 7XA

Price: Adults from £17.50, under-16s enter for free

An action packed weekend of Drag Racing entertainment consisting of Jet Cars, Top Fuel Dragsters, National Drag Racing, and Nitro Funny Cars. Plus all things powerful astray such as Monster Trucks, Stunt Displays, and more.

Motoring events

UK motoring events and festival in 2020 (part 1)

What highlights of the UK motoring events you should be looking out for this year? Here is a list of top events where you can see sights such as the unveiling of new models, or the teasing of cutting-edge concepts, as our industry rushes to innovate. You can also see upgrades to existing automotive favorites, get the opportunity to rediscover some of the world’s classic cars, or see some of the world’s best drivers in competition.

Autosport International

Date: January 11-12

Venue: National Exhibition Center, Marston Green, Birmingham

Prices: Advance discount – adults £34, children aged 6 to 15 £21. On the day – adults £37, children aged 6 to 15 £23. Children aged under-6 enter for free.

On Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th of January 2020, the Autosport International doors are opened for motorsport enthusiasts of all ages to see the fastest cars, biggest stars, as well as adrenaline-spiking live action. Star drivers such as Lando Norris, Jenson Button, Billy Monger, and more have made a pit-stop on the Autosport Stage, allowing members of the public to get autographs, ask questions, and watch on as unanswered questions from the last F1 season are tackled head-on.

London Classic Car Show

Date: February 20-23

Venue: Olympia London, Hammersmith, London

Prices: Advance discount – adults from £25, children aged 6 to 16 from £20. On the day – adults from £30, children aged 6 to 16 from £22. Children aged under-6 enter for free.

The premier classic car event of London will come back on 20‐23 February 2020, at its new home of Olympia London, Kensington, marking the new chapter in the history of the show. In its sixth year, London Classic Car Show is firmly established as one of the top must‐attend events for discerning classic car owners, experts, collectors, and enthusiasts.