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2014 Racing Calendar

Behind the Scenes

Michael Caine Season Review

24/12/2014 - Michael Caine Season Review

2014 saw Michael Caine return to the Motorbase fold once more as the Kent-based squad switched marque to the Aston Martin Vantage GT3.

Motorbase extends its partnership with Pioneer Consultants

26/11/2014 - Motorbase extends its partnership with Pioneer Consultants

Motorbase Performance has extended its four year partnership with Pioneer Consultants for a further two years with the joint aim to promote the team.

Ahmad Al Harthy season review – November 2014

26/11/2014 - Ahmad Al Harthy season review – November 2014

Alex Martin will contest the 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC), driving a Motorbase Performance NGTC Ford Focus ST under the Dextra Racing banner.

Aron Smith mid-season interview

16/07/13 - Aron Smith mid-season interview

Now in his second full season in the Dunlop MSA BTCC, 23 year-old Aron Smith has joined the ranks of the next generation touring car graduates to compete this season.

Mat Jackson mid-season interview

16/07/13 - Mat Jackson mid-season interview

Now in his fourth season with the Motorbase Performance run Airwaves Racing squad, Mat Jackson is one of the leading drivers in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.

Ahmad Al Harthy mid-season interview

16/07/13 - Ahmad Al Harthy mid-season interview

In just six short years, Ahmad Al Harthy has firmly established himself as one of the Middle East's most talented sportsmen and Oman's shining light in global motor racing.

Michael Caine spills the beans on Croft

09/07/13 - Michael Caine spills the beans on Croft

Reigning British GT champion Michael Caine is a permanent part of the Motorbase Performance squad and jumped at the chance to return to the Dunlop MSA BTCC at Croft.

Hill makes the big step

02/07/13 - Hill makes the big step

For 19-year-old Jake Hill, the Croft round of the Dunlop MSA BTCC was the realisation of a dream when he joined the BTCC grid with Motorbase Performance.

Oly Collins end of season interview Nov 2012

18/12/12 - Oly Collins end of season interview Nov 2012

In the fifth of a short series of interviews, we catch up with Team Manager Oly Collins as he takes a look back at his 2012 season and discusses the team's plans and hopes for 2013.

Aron Smith end of season interview Nov 2012

04/12/12 - Aron Smith end of season interview Nov 2012

The 2012 British Touring Car Championship season was a mix of highs and lows for the Motorbase Performance team as the Kent based squad entered a new era.

Michael Caine Interview Nov 2012

27/11/12 - Michael Caine Interview Nov 2012

The 2012 British GT season ended spectacularly well for Motorbase Performance. Returning to the Championship after a 5 year break, the Kent based squad reigned triumphant.

David Bartrum End of Season Interview Nov 2012

21/11/12 - David Bartrum End of Season Interview Nov 2012

2012 was a good year for Motorbase Performance. The Kent-based team picked up the British GT Title on its first return to the Championship after a five year gap.

Mat Jackson end of season interview

14/11/12 - Mat Jackson 2012 end of season interview

The 2012 British Touring Car Championship season was a mix of highs and lows for the Motorbase Performance team which saw the Kent based squad enter a new era.

The Trucks of the Trade

14/11/12 - The Trucks of the Trade

Motor racing is all about excellence in performance, be it preparation, engineering or driving. But behind every successful race team is the hardware that gets the race cars to the circuits.

Behind the Scenes with Dave Engwell – the engine builder

04/10/12 - Behind the Scenes with Dave Engwell – the engine builder

The relationship between David Bartrum and Mountune Racing Engines goes back more than two decades, to when Bartrum was terrorising the race tracks in Cosworth-powered Fords.

Behind the Scenes with Motorbase BTCC Team Manager Oly Collins

12/09/12 - Behind the Scenes with Motorbase BTCC Team Manager Oly Collins

Motorbase and Redstone Racing Team Principal David Bartrum is a familiar character in the BTCC paddock, however, not as many people will be aware of his right hand man.

Aron Smith behind the scenes

15/08/12 - Behind the Scenes with Aron Smith

In a new series of behind the scene Motorbase team profiles; our first edition focuses on Aron Smith - Redstone Racing's New Kid on the Block!