Search

Bumper racing action at Snetterton

23:38 03 April 2012

The British Automobile Racing Club (BARC) stages a bumper 18-race programme at Snetterton this weekend (April 7-8), with a varied range of motorsport on offer on the two mile 200 circuit. The Easter races include classic racers, single seaters and sportscars.

The MG marque is represented with the Lancaster Insurance MG Owners Club Championship, which features the best of British sportscars and saloons. Meanwhile there’s more of a German flavour to the Kumho BMW Championship, where a wide range of propeller-badged tin-tops can be found on the grid.

Porsche fans will enjoy the GT3 Cup Challenge, which features the more extreme variant of the classic rear-engined Sportscar.

There are classic touring car races aplenty on Easter Sunday, with events for the Classic Thunder series for saloon cars built before 2005, Post Historic & Classic Group 1 Touring Cars, Pre ‘93 Touring Car Championship and the Classic Saloon & Historic Touring Car Championship.

Meanwhile single seaters also feature heavily over the weekend with the Formula Renault BARC Championship and Classic Formula Ford 1600 and 2000 classes.

Tickets for the BARC Club Car Championships are available from £10, with free entry for children aged 12 and under. For more information, call 0843 453 9000 or visit www.snetterton.co.uk.

0 comments

Other Thetford and Brandon sport

Wed, 06:30
Thetford Athletics Club members at the Southern Cross Country Relay Championships which took place in the shadow of Wormwood Scrubs prison in West London.

Thetford Athletics Club were represented by three teams at the Southern Cross Country Relay Championships which took place in the shadow of Wormwood Scrubs prison, on the West London parkland to the rear.

Wed, 06:30
Thetford Tennis Club junior players who competed at Risbygate Tennis Club.

Thetford Tennis Club sent five of their young juniors to Risbygate Tennis Club in Bury St Edmunds for an end-of-season friendly and did themselves proud against their more experienced opponents.

Tue, 17:54
Thetford v Whitton
Picture by: Sonya Duncan

Thetford Town earned a 1-1 draw at Whitton United thanks to James Dean’s first-half strike.

Mon, 10:04
Thetford v Whitton Picture by: Sonya Duncan

Norwich United are flying the Norfolk flag as they continue their charge at the summit of the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division.

Most Read

Wed, 06:30
Thetford Athletics Club members at the Southern Cross Country Relay Championships which took place in the shadow of Wormwood Scrubs prison in West London.

Thetford Athletics Club were represented by three teams at the Southern Cross Country Relay Championships which took place in the shadow of Wormwood Scrubs prison, on the West London parkland to the rear.

Read more
Tue, 17:54
Thetford v Whitton
Picture by: Sonya Duncan

Thetford Town earned a 1-1 draw at Whitton United thanks to James Dean’s first-half strike.

Read more
06:55
rugby

Swaffham’s players have held a clear-the-air meeting to help turn their troubled club’s fortunes around.

Read more
08:00
Norwich manager Neil Adams knows what lies in store against Neil Lennon's Bolton. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Neil Adams is warning his Norwich City players to expect a Bolton side cast in the image of new boss Neil Lennon.

Read more
07:28
Gary ONeil is confident Norwich City can turn the tables in the Championship. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Gary O’Neil knows exactly what it will take for Norwich City to earn a ticket back to the Premier League.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 19°C

min temp: 14°C

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Thetford and Brandon e-edition today E-edition