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Motorbase Performance announces Shredded Wheat as new title sponsor and retains Jackson for 2017 BTCC title assault

14/12/2016 - Motorbase Performance announces Shredded Wheat as new title sponsor

Motorbase Performance today (Wednesday) confirmed it will compete under a new banner in the forthcoming Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season.

Motorbase Performance to field three-car BTCC squad in 2017

05/12/2016 - Motorbase Performance to field three-car BTCC squad in 2017

Reigning Independent Teams' Champions Motorbase Performance will field an expanded three-car squad next season after securing a third TBL (TOCA licence).

Motorbase Performance and Andrew Jordan part company

18/10/2016 - Motorbase Performance and Andrew Jordan part company

The Motorbase Performance Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship team today announces a parting of ways with Pirtek Racing driver Andrew Jordan 'by mutual consent'.

Motorbase Performance crowned double Independent Title Champions at Brands Hatch

04/10/2016 - Motorbase Performance crowned double Independent Title Champions at Brands

Motorbase Performance celebrated a sensational double Independent Title win on the Kent-based squad's home circuit during an action-packed 2016 Dunlop MSA BTCC season finale.

Motorbase Performance fired-up for BTCC Title showdown

27/09/2016 - Motorbase Performance fired-up for BTCC Title showdown

Motorbase Performance heads into this weekend's 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season finale ready to do battle. 

Oman Racing Team battle back to take top four Pro-Am finish in Blancpain Endurance Cup

22/09/2016 - Oman Racing Team battle back to take top four Pro-Am finish in Blancpain

The Oman Racing Team battled back from adversity during the fifth and final round of the Blancpain Endurance Cup season last weekend to end the season fourth at the Nurburgring.

Motorbase takes 6th victory of the season and top team honours at Silverstone

19/09/2016 - Motorbase takes 6th victory of the season and top team honours at Silverstone

Motorbase Performance intensified its challenge on the 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship title at Silverstone this weekend - scoring a sixth win of the season. 

Motorbase unveils new look Focus for title contender Mat Jackson at Silverstone

16/09/2016 - Motorbase unveils new look Focus for title contender Mat Jackson at Silverstone

Motorbase Performance today unveiled a stunning new livery design for Mat Jackson's #7 Ford Focus ST at Silverstone ahead of the penultimate round of the Dunlop MSA BTCC.

Oman Racing Team targeting top three Pro-Am finish in Blancpain Season Finale

14/09/2016 - Oman Racing Team targeting top three Pro-Am finish in Blancpain Season Finale

The fifth and final round of the 2016 Blancpain Endurance Cup sees the Oman Racing Team head to Germany's iconic Nürburgring with the aim of securing a top three finish.

Motorbase Performance looking to fuel BTCC title tilt at Silverstone

13/09/2016 - Motorbase Performance looking to fuel BTCC title tilt at Silverstone

The 'Home of British Motorsport' is the destination for Motorbase Performance this weekend as the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship reaches its penultimate race weekend.

Contact brings an early end to Motorbase's British GT Championship season

13/09/2016 - Contact brings an early end to Motorbase's British GT Championship season

Motorbase Performance's British GT Championship season ended earlier than planned during this weekend's season finale at Donington Park.

Motorbase Performance aiming for strong finish to British GT season

06/09/2016 - Motorbase Performance aiming for strong finish to British GT season

Donington Park is the destination for Motorbase Performance as the Kent-based squad heads to Leicestershire for the British GT Championship season finale this coming weekend. 

Motorbase Performance focused on title bid as BTCC heads to Rockingham

30/08/2016 - Motorbase Performance focused on title bid as BTCC heads to Rockingham

Motorbase Performance celebrated a superb double podium and two Independent race wins during an action-packed weekend of Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship action.

With Great Sadness...

24/08/2016 - With Great Sadness...

It is with great sadness I have to report the death of one of my closest friends and much loved member of the Motorbase Performance family, Neville Down.

Motorbase Performance focused on title bid as BTCC heads to Rockingham

23/08/2016 - Motorbase Performance focused on title bid as BTCC heads to Rockingham

Motorbase Performance heads to Northamptonshire this coming weekend ready to resume its title bid as the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship gets back underway.

Motorbase saves the best 'til last to clinch 5th BTCC win of the season at Knockhill

15/08/2016 - Motorbase saves the best 'til last to clinch 5th BTCC win of the season

A spirited weekend performance from the Motorbase Performance squad was rewarded with a fifth outright win of the season during rounds 19, 20 & 21 of the Dunlop MSA BTCC.

Motorbase Performance targeting more silverware as BTCC heads to Scotland

09/08/2016 - Motorbase Performance targeting more silverware as BTCC heads to Scotland

Knockhill is the destination for Motorbase Performance this weekend as the Kent-based team makes it annual pilgrimage across the border to Fife's picturesque circuit. 

Motorbase Performance takes 6th and 7th in British GT double header

09/08/2016 - Motorbase Performance takes 6th and 7th in British GT double header

Motorbase Performance secured its fourth British GT Championship top-seven finish of the season at Snetterton with Ross Wylie and Phil Dryburgh claiming sixth and seventh.

Motorbase Performance targeting points in British GT double header

01/08/2016 - Motorbase Performance targeting points in British GT double header

Motorbase Performance heads East to Norfolk's Snetterton 300 circuit for rounds 7 & 8 of the British GT Championship this coming weekend (August 6/7).

Victory for Motorbase on landmark BTCC weekend

31/07/2016 - Victory for Motorbase on landmark BTCC weekend

Motorbase Performance celebrated a victorious weekend at Snetterton during rounds 16, 17 & 18 of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship taking its fourth win of the season.

Independent leaders Motorbase ready to do battle as BTCC returns

26/07/2016 - Independent leaders Motorbase ready to do battle as BTCC returns

Motorbase Performance is all set for the return of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship as the second half of the season gets underway at Snetterton circuit.

24 hour challenge awaits the Oman Racing Team in Spa

25/07/2016 - 24 hour challenge awaits the Oman Racing Team in Spa

Round four of the 2016 Blancpain Endurance Cup sees the Oman Racing Team take on its biggest challenge of the season, the 24 hour race at Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium.

Frustration in Spa for Motorbase Performance

13/07/2016 - Frustration in Spa for Motorbase Performance

A promising start to round 6 of the British GT Championship ended in frustration for the Motorbase Performance squad during Saturday's two hour race.

Spa challenge for Motorbase Performance as British GT returns

08/07/2016 - Spa challenge for Motorbase Performance as British GT returns

The world-famous circuit of Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium is the destination for the Motorbase Performance squad as round six of the British GT gets underway (July 8/9).

Oman Racing Team denied 2nd Blancpain podium in Paul Ricard

28/06/2016 - Oman Racing Team denied 2nd Blancpain podium in Paul Ricard

There was frustration for the Motorbase Performance squad during round three of the Blancpain Endurance Cup when suspension failure cost the Oman Racing Team a podium.

Motorbase comes up trumps at Goodwood Festival of Speed

27/06/2016 - Motorbase comes up trumps at Goodwood Festival of Speed

The Motorbase Performance Ford Focus ST enjoyed a successful debut at the world-famous Goodwood Festival of Speed over the weekend with Andrew Jordan claiming top honours.

Oman Racing Team aiming high as Blancpain resumes with 6 hour night race

22/06/2016 - Oman Racing Team aiming high as Blancpain resumes with 6 hour night race

A spectacular six hour challenge awaits the Oman Racing Team this coming Friday and Saturday as the Kent-based squad heads to the South of France for round 3 of Blancpain.

Motorbase Ford to debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed

21/06/2016 - Motorbase Ford to debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Motorbase Performance will make its debut at the world-famous Goodwood Festival of Speed this week with Andrew Jordan set to join the star studded event in the Ford Focus ST.

Motorbase Performance extends Independents advantage on successful Croft weekend

19/06/2016 - Motorbase Performance extends Independents advantage

Motorbase Performance will head into the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship's summer break with an extended lead in the Independents' Championship.

More points for Motorbase at Silverstone 500

15/06/2016 - More points for Motorbase at Silverstone 500

Motorbase Performance drivers Ross Wylie and Phil Dryburgh secured another strong points finish in the British GT Championship last weekend, securing a top six place finish.

Motorbase duo looking to continue championship challenge at Croft

14/06/2016 - Motorbase duo looking to continue championship challenge at Croft

Independent Championship leaders Motorbase Performance head North this coming weekend as the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship makes its annual visit to Croft. 

Motorbase Performance set for prestigious Silverstone 500

08/06/2016 - Motorbase Performance set for prestigious Silverstone 500

Motorbase Performance turns its attention to the season highlight of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship, the Silverstone 500 this coming weekend (June 11/12).

Motorbase Performance extends Independent Championship lead at Oulton Park

05/06/2016 - Motorbase Performance extends Independent Championship lead at Oulton Park

Motorbase Performance scored a hard fought top ten result at Oulton Park on Bank Holiday Monday after a challenging weekend of racing during rounds 3 & 4 of the British GT.

Motorbase Performance takes top ten at Oulton Park

02/06/2016 - Motorbase Performance takes top ten at Oulton Park

Motorbase Performance scored a hard fought top ten result at Oulton Park on Bank Holiday Monday after a challenging weekend of racing during rounds 3 & 4 of the British GT.

Motorbase Performance fired up for British GT double header

31/05/2016 - Motorbase Performance focused on title challenge

Independent Championship leaders Motorbase Performance return to Oulton Park circuit as the picturesque Cheshire circuit plays host to rounds 10, 11 & 12 of the Dunlop MSA BTCC.

Motorbase Performance fired up for British GT double header

24/05/2016 - Motorbase Performance fired up for British GT double header

Oulton Park is the next destination for Motorbase Performance as the Kent-based outfit heads North for a double-header weekend of racing as the British GT Championship returns.

Blancpain podium joy for the Oman Racing Team at Silverstone

16/05/2016 - Blancpain podium joy for the Oman Racing Team at Silverstone

The Oman Racing Team celebrated its maiden Blancpain Endurance Cup Pro-Am podium finish on home soil this weekend with an excellent comeback performance.

Oman Racing Team targeting maiden Blancpain podium at Silverstone

11/05/2016 - Oman Racing Team targeting maiden Blancpain podium at Silverstone

The Oman Racing Team is targeting a Pro-Am podium finish on home soil this coming weekend as the Blancpain Endurance Series arrives at Silverstone.

Motorbase Performance does the double at Thruxton

08/05/2016 - Motorbase Performance does the double at Thruxton

Motorbase Performance celebrated a fantastic double win and podium on the UK's fastest racing circuit, Thruxton during rounds 7,8 & 9 of the Dunlop MSA BTCC Championship.

Motorbase Performance banks the points at Rockingham

04/05/2016 - Motorbase Performance banks the points at Rockingham

The Motorbase Performance squad got its 2016 British GT Championship off the ground last weekend, securing a fifth place finish during the second two hour race of the season.

Motorbase Performance poised for Thruxton thriller

03/05/2016 - Motorbase Performance poised for Thruxton thriller

Motorbase Performance is looking to carry its winning form into this weekend as the Kent-based squad turns its attention to Hampshire's fast and furious Thruxton circuit.

Motorbase looking to kick start British GT campaign at Rockingham Speedway

28/04/2016 - Motorbase looking to kick start British GT campaign at Rockingham Speedway

Motorbase Performance heads to Northamptonshire's Rockingham speedway circuit looking to kick start its 2016 British GT Championship challenge as round 2 gets underway.

Superb opening performance nets Oman Racing Team Top 4 Pro-Am finish in Blancpain Endurance Series

27/04/2016 - Superb opening performance nets Oman Racing Team Top 4 Pro-Am finish

A superb performance by the Oman Racing Team on Monza's Autodromo Nazionale circuit last weekend was rewarded with a 4th place Pro-Am class finish for the Motorbase-run outfit.

Accident ends Motorbase's British GT opening challenge

21/04/2016 - Accident ends Motorbase's British GT opening challenge

A substantial accident, caused by an error from another driver, ended the Motorbase Performance squad's British GT Championship challenge during the two-hour season opener.

New class challenge for the Oman Racing Team as Blancpain Endurance Series heads to Monza

20/04/2016 - New class challenge for the Oman Racing Team

The Oman Racing Team heads to Monza's world-famous Autodromo Nazionale circuit this week in preparation for the opening round of the 2016 Blancpain Endurance Series.

Motorbase Performance returns to winning ways at Donington Park

17/04/2016 - Motorbase Performance returns to winning ways at Donington Park

Motorbase Performance celebrated a return to the rostrum at Donington Park this weekend securing its maiden race win of the season and a second placed podium.

Motorbase duo eyeing success on Donington Park return

12/04/2016 - Motorbase duo eyeing success on Donington Park return

Motorbase Performance is hoping for a return to winning ways when the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship arrives at Donington Park circuit this coming weekend.

Motorbase Performance aiming high as British GT returns

11/04/2016 - Motorbase Performance aiming high as British GT returns

Motorbase Performance is hoping for home track advantage as the 2016 British GT Championship gets underway on the Brands Hatch GP circuit this coming weekend.

Motorbase Performance on the pace at BTCC season opener

03/04/2016 - Motorbase Performance on the pace at BTCC season opener

Motorbase Performance enjoyed a strong start to its 2016 Dunlop MSA BTCC campaign on home turf, with the Wrotham-based squad securing four top eight finishes.

Motorbase Performance set for BTCC season opener at Brands Hatch

29/03/2016 - Motorbase Performance set for BTCC season opener at Brands Hatch

Motorbase Performance is gearing up for the return of the Dunlop MSA BTCC as the 2016 season gets underway on the iconic Brands Hatch Indy circuit this coming weekend April 2/3.

Motorbase Performance unveils IKO enertherm as new partner for 2016 BTCC season

22/03/2016 - Motorbase Performance unveils IKO enertherm as new partner for 2016 BTCC

Motorbase Performance has today taken the wraps off its full racing livery for the 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season, unveiling IKO enertherm as a new partner.

Modell joins Adam and Al Harthy at Motorbase for Blancpain Endurance Series Campaign

15/03/2016 - Modell joins Adam and Al Harthy at Motorbase for Blancpain Endurance Series

Motorbase Performance has confirmed a new look driver line-up for its 2016 Blancpain Endurance Series Campaign with Devon Modell joining Jonny Adam and Ahmad Al Harthy.

Wylie and Dryburgh join Motorbase Performance for 2016 British GT Campaign

24/02/2016 - Wylie and Dryburgh join Motorbase Performance for 2016 British GT Campaign

Scottish duo Ross Wylie and Phil Dryburgh will spearhead Motorbase Performance's challenge on the British GT Championship title for the 2016 season.

Mat Jackson completes Motorbase Performance line-up for 2016 BTCC campaign

11/02/2016 - Mat Jackson completes Motorbase Performance line-up for 2016 BTCC

Motorbase Performance has ignited an ambitious challenge on the 2016 Dunlop MSA BTCC confirming Mat Jackson's return to the squad alongside 2013 champion Andrew Jordan.

Motorbase to host Dunlop 2016 UK Clio Cup Champion Test

04/02/2016 - Motorbase to host Dunlop 2016 UK Clio Cup Champion Test

For the fourth consecutive year, Motorbase Performance will host Dunlop's highly prized BTCC test award for the 2016 Renault UK Clio Cup Champion.