BTCC Rocks Corby Town Centre
Visitors to Corby’s main shopping area will have the opportunity to check out a replica BTCC car today (Friday 29 August) as part of a display by Rockingham.
The Northamptonshire circuit has teamed up with Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship team, WIX Racing, to promote next weekend’s (6/7 September) visit of the UK’s premier racing series and music event.
Shoppers have the opportunity to check out the new Mercedes A Class WIX Racing road car, which is a replica of the current model raced by Adam Morgan in this season’s BTCC.
The car is parked up in Corporation Street near to George Street between 9am and 5pm along with a real NASCAR from the Rusty Wallace Race Experience and Feathers Motorsport’s Radical SR1 race car.
Members of the public will also have the opportunity to find out more information on the new R3Rockingham driver training courses which aim to reduce the risks associated with driving through hands-on-training programmes using the circuit’s unique wet grip facility
Rockingham Chief Executive Peter Hardman, said: “We’re very passionate about making motor sport accessible to fans and Rockingham prides itself on providing a great entertaining day out for all the family. This is an ideal opportunity for the local community to see what an excellent facility they have on their doorstep.”
For information and tickets for the upcoming BTCC battle Rockingham, visit the official website here.