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Take the ARDS test at Thruxton or Croft circuits to obtain a National B race licence

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Become actively involved as a Marshal and get closer to the action whilst contributing to the sport you love.

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Find the information you need to start becoming involved in motor sport events. Whether you want to compete or become a marshal/official. BARC venues also offer the ARDS test which you’ll need to complete to obtain a National B race licence.


The British Automobile Racing Club (BARC) is one of the world’s most established and successful motor racing clubs. Our members enjoy exclusive benefits, exclusive access to motorsport events and preferential rates to numerous events.

BARC Venues

Five venue locations nationwide featuring Thruxton Circuit, Croft Circuit, Pembrey Circuit, Gurston Down Hill Climb and Harewood Hill Climb

Latest News

What's new at the British Automobile Racing Club

BTCC back with a bang

After months of intrigue, speculation, announcements and testing, the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship is back for another season with rounds one, two and three taking place at Brands Hatch this weekend (April 1/2).

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TOCA support championships out to steal the show at Brands Hatch

Whilst the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship is likely to be the main attraction at Brands Hatch this weekend (April 1/2), the bumper TOCA support package is out to steal the headlines.

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BARC bonanza produces Silverstone stunner

With a stacked race programme of BARC championships all kicking off their 2017 campaigns at Silverstone this past weekend (25/26 March), fans were treated to a blockbuster two days on door-to-door excitement.

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British Trucks headline exhilirating Brands Hatch weekend

Brands Hatch proved to be a fitting venue for the opening round of the British Truck Racing Championship where the likes of the MRF Legends Cars Championship and Pickup Truck Racing Championship all shined.

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