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Motor race near Droitwich 'had its own heart in motoring history'

A motor race near Droitwich, that has not taken place for nearly half a century, could return if campaigners get enough support to persuade the Motorsport Association to bring it back.

Rod Spollon, hotel owner, told ITV News Central the race 'had its own heart in motoring history'.

The Chateau Impney Hill Climb ran annually, from 1957 to 1967, when a variety of cars would race around the course in the grounds of the house.

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Kit car maker in 6 hour endurance race at Donington

A little-known car manufacturer in Nottinghamshire has four of its kit cars entered into the Donington six hour endurance race this weekend.

Stuart Mills and Julie Wilson with one of the cars for the weekend Credit: ITV News Central

Mev Ltd, based in Mansfield, builds cars by hand, and is due to have four of its ‘Mev Exocet’ racers taking part in the event.

It is the first time kit cars have been entered into the race, and they will be up against some of the best racing cars that motorsport has to offer in Britain.