Former British racing driver Damon Hill will be at Silverstone today taking the record breaking electric car, The Nemesis round the track.
Hundreds of Ferrari owners have brought their cars to Silverstone for a special weekend
One of the world's biggest Classic Motor Racing events is being held at Silverstone.
Silverstone race track in Northamptonshire has been hosting something of a first.
Former TT racer Maria Costello has held the first ever female-only motorcycle track day at the circuit.
Over the years dozens of racers from Barry Sheene to Valentino Rossi have made their name on the circuit and Maria is hoping she can help women follow in their footsteps.
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The Silverstone racing circuit in Northamptonshire is gearing up for the British Superbike Championship this weekend.
The two day event is the last major race in Silverstone's calendar for this year.
Upto 30,000 people are expected to watch the penultimate round of the competition.
A new college which aims to produce the engineers of the future for Britain's motorsport industry opens its doors today.
Silverstone University Technical College will welcome its first 200 students to years 10 and 12. They will be based in a new £10-million school building at the Silverstone circuit in Northamptonshire.
Plans to redevelop land surrounding the Silverstone race circuit in Northamptonshire, have been unveiled by its site owners, the British Racing Drivers Club.
London commercial property firm MEPC has paid £32 million for a 999 year lease.
A mixture of commercial, engineering and leisure projects are earmarked for the land, which has planning permission. It's part of a long-term business strategy for the complex.
The Chairman of the British Drivers Racing Club, Stuart Rolt, giving his reaction to the news the site around Silverstone has been sold.
The British Racing Drivers' Club has confirmed that Silverstone has been sold to a commercial property company called MEPC.
The BRDC has now revealed it has sold the Silverstone Industrial Estate and development land around the circuit to MEPC on a 999-year lease for £32million.
While the BRDC says the deal "does not include the management or development of Silverstone Circuit itself", the payment has in turn allowed it to clear loans and BRDC chairman Stuart Rolt says he is sure the deal will ensure the continued growth of the Silverstone site.
"We have every confidence that their vision for our land will see the realisation of a high-quality development, which will add to the ever growing status of Silverstone as a world-class centre for motor sport and vehicle engineering."
BRDC Chairman, Stuart Rolt.
The last original Mini to leave the factory has been auctioned at Silverstone in Northamptonshire for £1,400.
The battered bodyshell of the Mini Clubman 1275 GT lay in the tunnels under the Longbridge factory for more than 30 years. It was sold at the Silverstone Classic event at the weekend.
Teenagers often count down the days until they can drive. But one woman has taken a more relaxed approach.
At the grand age of 99, Vera Jory has been to Silverstone in Northamptonshire for her first ever driving lesson. Olivia Paterson went to see how she got on.
Caterham's race drivers Giedo van der Garde and Charles Pic will take over from Alexander Rossi and Will Stevens for the final day of the Young Driver Test which begins at Silverstone tomorrow.
Van der Garde and Pic will take advantage of the chance to test Pirelli tyres at the Northamptonshire circuit on Friday.
Caterham reserve driver Rossi took part in the FP1 session during the Canadian Grand Prix in early June and will be on track tomorrow.
Fellow Caterham Racing Academy product Stevens, currently fourth in the Formula Renault 3.5 championship standings, will get his first chance behind the wheel of the CT03 on Thursday.
Rossi said: "We have a busy workload ahead of us and I'm pleased I can both add this as another step in my development as an F1 driver, and help the team continue the push for the second half of the F1 season."
Stevens added: "I spent quite a bit of time last week in the simulator so I'm comfortable with most of the systems I'll be working with and, while obviously nothing can really prepare you for the first time you drive an F1 car, I'm as ready as I can be."
British GP2 driver James Calado is to drive for Force India during the three-day Young Driver Test which begins at Silverstone tomorrow.
ART Grand Prix driver Calado, who has already taken part in straight-line aero testing in the VJM06, will share duties at the Northamptonshire circuit along with Force India race drivers Paul Di Resta and Adrian Sutil.
The team will decide the driving schedule on each morning of the three-day test.
Vijay Mallya, Force India team principal and managing director, said: "We are pleased to give James the opportunity to test with us at Silverstone.
"As a graduate of the Racing Steps Foundation, his talent and determination have brought him to our attention and this is the ideal occasion to evaluate him further.
"The priority this week is to give the team a better understanding of the new Pirelli tyres due to be introduced next week in Budapest.