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British MX-5 racer Oliver Allwood has secured a seat in an all-new Mazda MX-5 Global Cup car for the first ever Global MX-5 Cup race, which takes place later this year at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Oliver, who races a Mk1 MX-5 in the British Racing and Sports Car Club (BRSCC) MX-5 Championship, is one of five European racers who... read more

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    October 07, 2011
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    Britain's most gruelling endurance race, the Britcar 24hr, took place last weekend proving a test of teamwork and endeavour for serving and ex-serving soldiers who entered the MX-5 Forces Car to raise the profile of five British Armed Forces Charities. Cheered on by representatives from the 2nd Royal Tank Regiment, Army Air... read more

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    October 03, 2011
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    This weekend saw three Jota prepared Mazda MX-5s start what is considered the most gruelling test of car endurance: the Britcar 24hr race at Silverstone race circuit and 24 hours and 1,830 miles later cross the finish line in formation. The Mazda Financial Services, Sparco and Motul backed Mazda MX-5 GT car was driven b... read more

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    September 30, 2011
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    Serving soldiers, an ex-serviceman and motorsport TV presenter Tony Jardine will drive a Mazda MX-5 in Britain's toughest race this weekend, the Britcar 24hr at the world famous Silverstone GP track in order to bring attention to five British Armed Forces charities; Help for Heroes, ABF 'The Soldiers Charity', The Force... read more

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    August 19, 2011
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    Mazda UK has entered three MX-5s into the Britcar 24hr race at Silverstone on 1 October. The three Mazdas will be taking on rivals Seat, BMW, Lotus and Ginetta on the 3.666 mile Silverstone GP circuit. Two of the cars are production race cars based on the Mazda MX-5 2.0i Soft-top Sport Tech alongside the world's fastest and... read more

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    August 18, 2011
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    Down the hill past the old pits, building speed, take the curb on the left and launch yourself into Eau Rouge at over 130mph, one of the most challenging series of corners in motor racing, the Mazda MX-5 GT took them all. Turn right, foot fully planted on the loud pedal, jink left, let the car drift and then onto the Kemmel... read more

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    August 16, 2011
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    The Mazda MX-5 production race car finished third in class in round seven of the Britcar Dunlop Production GTN Championship 2011 at the Snetterton 300 Circuit in Norwich on Sunday 15 August 2011. After qualifying seventh in class on Saturday, the Mazda MX-5 production car's 50:50 weight distribution, handling and performan... read more

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