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Pole and podium for the Oman Racing Team on Gulf 12 hours debut

14/12/2015 - Pole and podium for the Oman Racing Team on Gulf 12 hours debut

The Oman Racing Team celebrated a historic podium result in the fifth annual Gulf 12 hours event on the world-famous Yas Marina Circuit, UAE on Friday (11 December).

Oman Racing Team to debut Aston Martin Vantage at Gulf 12 hours

07/12/2015 - Oman Racing Team to debut Aston Martin Vantage at Gulf 12 hours

The Oman Racing Team will debut the Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 during the Motorbase-run squad’s maiden contest in the prestigious Gulf 12 hours at the Yas Marina circuit.

Pirtek Racing and Motorbase Performance unveil 2016 livery

02/12/2015 - Pirtek Racing and Motorbase Performance unveil 2016 livery

Pirtek Racing today unveiled its stunning new livery design for Andrew Jordan's #77 Motorbase-run Ford Focus ST at Silverstone (Wednesday, December 2).

High praise all-round following Jordan's maiden run in Motorbase Focus

13/11/2015 - High praise all-round following Jordan's maiden run in Motorbase Focus

There was high praise all-round from Motorbase Performance and new signing Andrew Jordan following the 2013 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Champion's maiden run.

Motorbase Performance welcomes Andrew Jordan and Pirtek Racing for 2016 campaign

28/10/2015 - Motorbase Performance welcomes Andrew Jordan and Pirtek Racing for 2016

Motorbase Performance has signalled its intent on challenging for the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship title next season announcing Andrew Jordan and Pirtek Racing.

Motorbase Performance dominates BTCC season finale at Brands Hatch

11/10/2015 - Motorbase Performance dominates BTCC season finale at Brands Hatch

Motorbase Performance celebrated its most successful race weekend to date, taking two race wins and a second place finish with a dominate performance on its home circuit this weekend.

Motorbase Performance makes it 3-in-a-row at Brands Hatch

10/10/2015 - Motorbase Performance makes it 3-in-a-row at Brands Hatch

Motorbase Performance claimed its third consecutive Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship pole position in front of a delighted home crowd earlier today. 

Motorbase Performance gears up for BTCC season finale

05/10/2015 - Motorbase Performance gears up for BTCC season finale

Motorbase Performance is looking to carry its impressive form into the final three races of 2015 as the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship returns to Brands Hatch.

Record-breaking weekend for Motorbase at Silverstone

27/09/2015 - Record-breaking weekend for Motorbase at Silverstone

Motorbase Performance claimed its second Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship win of the season during a record-breaking weekend on the Silverstone National circuit.

Pole Position and new lap record for Motorbase Performance at Silverstone

26/09/2015 - Pole Position and new lap record for Motorbase Performance at Silverstone

Motorbase Performance will start tomorrow's Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship opening race from pole position following a stunning performance by Mat Jackson.

'More Wins' the target for Motorbase at Silverstone

23/09/2015 - 'More Wins' the target for Motorbase at Silverstone

Motorbase Performance has its sights firmly set on adding to its race win tally as the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship heads to Silverstone for the penultimate meeting.

Oman Racing Team rewarded with top ten at Nurburgring season finale

22/09/2015 - Oman Racing Team rewarded with top ten at Nurburgring season finale

The Oman Racing Team wrapped up its 2015 Blancpain Endurance Series campaign with a superb top ten finish during the iRacing.com 500 on the world-famous Nürburgring.

Mücke and Butcher join Al Harthy at Oman Racing Team for Blancpain finale

16/09/2015 - Mücke and Butcher join Al Harthy at Oman Racing Team for Blancpain finale

Aston Martin works driver Stefan Mücke and Rory Butcher will join British GT Silver Cup winner Ahmad Al Harthy in the Oman Racing Team Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3.

Tough end to British GT season for Oman Racing Team

15/09/2015 - Tough end to British GT season for Oman Racing Team

Early retirement for the #6 Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 ended the Motorbase Performance-run squad's hopes of claiming a second Avon Tyres British GT Championship title.

Oman Racing Team set for Donington Title Decider

09/09/2015 - Oman Racing Team set for Donington Title Decider

The Oman Racing Team will once again be at the centre of all the action and drama as Donington Park prepares to host the 2015 Avon Tyres British GT Championship season finale.

Duo of podiums for Motorbase on Rockingham return

06/09/2015 - Duo of podiums for Motorbase on Rockingham return

Motorbase Performance celebrated its first outright win of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season this weekend with a commanding lights to flag victory for Mat Jackson.

Motorbase Performance claims maiden BTCC pole at Rockingham

05/09/2015 - Motorbase Performance claims maiden BTCC pole at Rockingham

Motorbase Performance celebrated its maiden Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship pole position in style today with a commanding drive from Mat Jackson at Rockingham.

Motorbase Performance pushing for podiums at Rockingham

01/09/2015 - Motorbase Performance pushing for podiums at Rockingham

Motorbase Performance heads to Corby in search of more silverware this coming weekend as the eighth meeting of the 2015 Dunlop MSA BTCC gets underway at Rockingham Speedway.

Oman Racing Team closes the gap on Championship lead with Snetterton race win

25/08/2015 - Oman Racing Team closes the gap on Championship lead with race win

The Oman Racing Team celebrated a return to the top step at Snetterton this weekend, securing its 2nd race win of the season during rounds seven and eight.

Double delight for Motorbase at Knockhill

23/08/2015 - Double delight for Motorbase at Knockhill

Motorbase Performance made a welcome return to the Dunlop MSA BTCC rostrum this weekend with Mat Jackson claiming two podiums and a ninth place finish at Knockhill.

Oman Racing Team ready for British GT Championship battle at Snetterton

19/08/2015 - Oman Racing Team ready for British GT Championship battle at Snetterton

The Oman Racing Team heads east to Norfolk's Snetterton 300 circuit for rounds seven and eight of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship this coming weekend.

Motorbase Performance targeting silverware at Knockhill

18/08/2015 - Motorbase Performance targeting silverware at Knockhill

Knockhill is the next stop for Motorbase Performance as the Kent-based outfit makes its annual trip across the border to Fife's picturesque Knockhill circuit for round seven of the BTCC.

Motorbase Performance states it's intent on BTCC return at Snetterton

09/08/2015 - Motorbase Performance states it's intent on BTCC return at Snetterton

Motorbase Performance made a promising return to the grid during round six of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship claiming points finishes in all three races.

Oman Racing Team unrewarded on home soil

05/08/2015 - Oman Racing Team unrewarded on home soil

A challenging weekend for the Oman Racing Team during round six of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship ended on a low note for the Motorbase-run squad on its home circuit.

Motorbase Performance fired up for BTCC return

04/08/2015 - Motorbase Performance fired up for BTCC return

Motorbase Performance is all set for its highly anticipated return to the Dunlop MSA BTCC as the second half of the season gets underway at Snetterton circuit this coming weekend.

Oman Racing Team denied podium in 24 hours of Spa

29/07/2015 - Oman Racing Team denied podium in 24 hours of Spa

The Oman Racing Team was denied a podium finish in the world's toughest GT race when its Aston Martin Vantage GT3 was forced to retire with just three hours to run.

New class, new challenge for the Oman Racing Team in Total 24 hours of Spa

21/07/2015 - New class, new challenge for the Oman Racing Team in Total 24 hours of Spa

The Oman Racing Team will unveil its new look driver line-up this week as the squad heads to the spectacular Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium for the Total 24 Hours of Spa.

Motorbase Performance tops the time sheets on BTCC return

17/07/2015 - Motorbase Performance tops the time sheets on BTCC return

Motorbase Performance threw down the gauntlet for its return to the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship during yesterday's official Dunlop tyre test at Snetterton.

Oman Racing Team battles back at Spa

14/07/2015 - Oman Racing Team battles back at Spa

The Oman Racing Team battled back from a challenging start to round 5 of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship at Spa-Francorchamps to claim a top 4 finish.

Motorbase Performance confirms Snetterton return

13/07/2015 - Motorbase Performance confirms Snetterton return

Motorbase Performance is set to return to the Dunlop MSA BTCC for the remainder of the 2015 season with the new mountune-powered engine making its debut on August 8/9.

Oman Racing Team aiming high as British GT returns to Spa

08/07/2015 - Oman Racing Team aiming high as British GT returns to Spa

The Oman Racing Team has its sights set high as the Motorbase-run squad heads to the world-famous Spa-Francorchamps circuit for round five of the Avon Tyres British GT.

Oman Racing Team takes top ten Pro Cup finish at Paul Ricard

23/06/2015 - Oman Racing Team takes top ten Pro Cup finish at Paul Ricard

The Oman Racing Team celebrated a top ten Pro Cup class finish at Paul Ricard on Saturday (June 20) during round 3 of the Blancpain Endurance Series.

6 hour challenge for Oman Racing Team as Blancpain Endurance Series resumes

17/06/2015 - 6 hour challenge for Oman Racing Team as Blancpain resumes

A six hour challenge awaits the Oman Racing Team as the Blancpain Endurance Series reconvenes at the spectacular Paul Ricard circuit this coming Friday and Saturday.

Oman Racing Team takes hard fought points at Silverstone 500

02/06/2015 - Oman Racing Team takes hard fought points at Silverstone 500

The Oman Racing team maintained its 100% points scoring record in the 2015 Avon Tyres British GT Championship during Sunday's three hour Silverstone 500 event (May 30/31).

Oman Racing Team set for British GT return after challenging Blancpain weekend

26/05/2015 - Oman Racing Team set for British GT return after challenging Blancpain weekend

A promising start ended in frustration for the Oman Racing Team during round two of the Blancpain Endurance Series, with an intermittent fault at Silverstone last weekend (May 23/24).

Oman Racing Team targeting Blancpain top 10 finish on home soil

20/05/2015 - Oman Racing Team targeting Blancpain top 10 finish on home soil

The Oman Racing Team is targeting a strong top 10 finish on home soil this coming weekend as round 2 of the Blancpain Endurance Series arrives at Silverstone for a three-hour contest.

Motorbase Performance Team Boss lauds EcoBoost engine following successful test

18/05/2015 - Motorbase Performance Team Boss lauds EcoBoost engine

Kent-based squad Motorbase Performance made a further step towards a return to the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship following a fruitful test at its local Brands Hatch circuit.

Oman Racing Team increases Championship lead with double podium at Rockingham

04/05/2015 - Oman Racing Team increases Championship lead with double podium

The Oman Racing team secured an imposing double podium at Rockingham and extended its championship lead during round three of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship.

Oman Racing Team looking to extend championship lead at Rockingham

28/04/2015 - Oman Racing Team looking to extend championship lead at Rockingham

The Oman Racing team heads to Northamptonshire's Rockingham speedway circuit looking to extend its early championship lead as round 3 of the British GT Championship gets underway.

Oman Racing Team endures tough start to Blancpain Endurance Series campaign

14/04/2015 - Oman Racing Team endures tough start to Blancpain Endurance Series

A promising performance from the Oman Racing Team during this weekend's Blancpain Endurance Series season opener at Monza ended in disappointment with qualifying issues.

Monza challenge for Oman Racing Team as Blancpain Endurance Series gets underway

08/04/2015 - Monza challenge for Oman Racing Team as Blancpain gets underway

The Oman Racing Team heads to Monza's world famous Autodromo Nazionale circuit this week in preparation for the opening round of the 2015 Blancpain Endurance Series (April 12).

Victory for Oman Racing Team in British GT opener

06/04/2015 - Victory for Oman Racing Team in British GT opener

The Oman Racing Team started its 2015 Avon Tyres British GT Championship campaign in strong form over the Easter weekend (4-6 April) with a race win and four further points' finishes.

Oman Racing Team out in force for Oulton Park season opener

02/04/2015 - Oman Racing Team out in force for Oulton Park season opener

The Oman Racing Team heads to Cheshire's stunning Oulton Park circuit this Easter weekend (April 4-6) for the first round of the 2015 Avon Tyres British GT Championship. 

Motorbase to run Jackson and Dryburgh in third Aston Martin Vantage

25/03/2015 - Motorbase to run Jackson and Dryburgh in third Aston Martin Vantage

Motorbase Performance will field a third Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 for the opening round of the 2015 Avon Tyres British GT at Oulton Park on April 4-6.

Motorbase Performance confirms Adam, Lloyd and Al Harthy for Blancpain Endurance Series

16/03/2015 - Motorbase Performance confirms Adam, Lloyd and Al Harthy for Blancpain

David Bartrum's squad has been strengthened for the upcoming season with the addition of Jonny Adam, Ahmad Al Harthy and new partner Daniel Lloyd.

Motorbase Performance to take a sabbatical from British Touring Car Championship

16/03/2015 - Motorbase Performance to take a sabbatical from BTCC

Kent-based squad Motorbase Performance will miss the first half of the 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) season.

Motorbase Performance confirms new look line-up for 2015 British GT campaign

11/03/2015 - Motorbase Performance confirms new look line-up for 2015 British GT campaign

Motorbase Performance has bolstered its Avon Tyres British GT Championship squad for 2015, signing up 23 year old Daniel Lloyd to partner 2014 British GT runner up Ahmad Al Harthy.

Motorbase Performance switches to EcoBoost engine for 2015 campaign

21/01/2015 - Motorbase Performance switches to EcoBoost engine for 2015 campaign

Motorbase Performance Team Principal David Bartrum has announced that the squad's Ford Focus ST next generation touring cars will benefit from Ford EcoBoost engines for 2015.