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Paul Edwards and Matthew Everington with the McLaren.

McLaren for Loton Park finale

Ready to drop the flag for the last event of the year, Paul Edwards and Matthew Everington from Sportscarhire of Shrewsbury who will be attending the Season Finale speed hill climb meeting at Loton Park, Alberbury, near Shrewsbury this weekend.

Rally woes for Ludlow drivers

Joe Price and Chris Brooks on the Epynt. Picture: RallySport Media

The luck ran out for Ludlow Castle Motor Club members who tackled the latest round of the British Historic Rally Championship the Harry Flatters Rally based on the Epynt Military Ranges near Brecon.

Take off for Bowen!

Jack Bowen on the Brawdy Stages 2016

Ludlow Castle Motor Club member Jack Bowen teamed up with Kington’s Trevor Morgan to tackle the Bawdy Stages, in Trevor’s Darrian T90 GTR+.

Revving up to support grassroots motorsport

British Rallycross Supercars Championship leader Dan Rooke in action

Shrewsbury-based Morris Lubricants has this year launched a successful programme to support grass roots British motorsport and promote the company’s premium quality oils and lubricants.

Shropshire driver out at Brands Hatch

Rob Smith preparing for a race

MINI UK VIP Customer Team racer Rob Smith, from Telford, says he is hungrier than ever, and more determined than ever, to make a deserved return to the MINI Challenge podium at Brands Hatch Indy Circuit this weekend, when the series forms part of ...

Weekend of variety planned at Loton Park ….

Craig Hughes of Nesscliffe with his Reliant Simitar. Picture: JCB Photography

Ferrari, Morgans, Downton Minis and Reliant Scimitar cars will join the usual eclectic mix of sports, classic, saloons and racing cars at Loton Park Hill Climb, near Shrewsbury this weekend.

Classic nostalgia for Shelsley Walsh

Hans Stuck Auto Union will star 80 years after first driven at Shelsley

A sense of great expectancy hangs in the air over Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb for this weekend’s Classic Nostalgia event during the 111 th anniversary year of the historic venue. Looking back at motoring from over many decades, a huge variety of very famous and classic machines from Mini, Porsche, Austin, Lotus, Cooper and Bugatti will be in action on the iconic hill over the two days, which also sees a full capacity entry.

VanExperience Live show full of promise


VanExperience Live 2016, the ultimate test drive from Mercedes-Benz Vans, is now officially open for registration from all interested van operators to come to the UK's largest event of its kind, via

Time-warp Ford Escort takes us back to the 1970's


A very special 1979 Ford Escort Ghia, in time-warp condition and with less than 4,000 miles on the clock, will be offered at auction by Classic Car Auctions (CCA) at the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre on Saturday, June 18.

Vauxhall's quadruple award win led by Astra


Vauxhall's all-new Astra has proved itself to be one of the top models in the fleet industry, taking home two awards at the 2016 Fleet World Honours. The awards didn't end there for Vauxhall, as the Corsa also picked up the Best Supermini award and the Combo van won Best Small Van.

Cave makes it three top-four finishes

Tom Cave and James Morgan in action on their way to fourth place in the Pirelli Carlisle Rally

 Tom Cave and his co-driver James Morgan produced another impressive performance at the weekend as they scored their third top-four MSA British Rally Championship result of the season in as many events.

Ludlow drivers take championship

Joe Price and Chris Brooks in their Ford Escort

Ludlow Castle Motor Club members Joe Price and Chris Brooks took their maiden British Historic Rally Championship win on the Pirelli Carlisle Rally. Based in the Kielder Forest Complex in Cumbria the event ran over 45 miles of slippy forest tracks with patches of snow and ice to catch out the unwary.

Speeding into spring at Shelsley Walsh

Mike Turpin in a Vauxhall VX220. Picture: Geoff Robinson

The first competitive event of the year at Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb is being held this weekend (April 30 and May 1) and has attracted a full entry as some of the very best cars and drivers from across the country who will head to the iconic Teme Valley venue, near Worcester for two days of motor sport on Saturday and Sunday.

Make supercars lighter, not faster

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Rather than chasing more power, supercars should concentrate on becoming lighter, to deliver more performance and a better driving experience.

New MX-5 is pure pleasure


The Limited Edition all-new Mazda MX-5 Sport Recaro has joined Mazda's award-winning sports car line up.