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British Automobile Racing Club – October

06 Oct 2018 - 07 Oct 2018 06 Oct 2018 09:00 07 Oct 2018 18:00 Europe/London British Automobile Racing Club – October Variety of racing action to end the season, with part of the action live on Motors TV . Silverstone Circuit

17Days 12Hours


Advance ticket sales are now closed. Tickets will now be available when you arrive at the gates at On The Day prices.

A traditional fixture on the motorsport calendar, British Automobile Racing Club brings the curtain down on a majority of championships at Silverstone.

Viewed as the BARC’s very own ‘Final’s Weekend’, the Northamptonshire-based circuit will serve as a fitting venue for champions to be crowned after a gruelling and competitive 2018 comes to a close.




Ticket Prices 

Advance ticket sales are now closed. Tickets will now be available when you arrive at the gates at On The Day prices.


On The Day

Adult Child* Adult Child*
Saturday £10 Free £15 Free
Sunday £10 Free £15 Free
Weekend £15 Free N/A Free

*Children aged 15 & under

What’s included

  • Free seating in Lakeside grandstand
  • Disabled viewing areas in International Pits Straight and Club grandstands
  • Free paddock access
  • Free parking
  • Children aged 15 & under can attend for FREE
  • Live commentary

Race Details

The BARC race championships bring their season to a close with action featuring:

  • Britcar,
  • Clubmans Cup
  • Junior Saloons
  • Kumho BMW
  • Michelin Clio Series
  • MGOC Championship
  • Mini Sevens/Miglias


Useful Information

Toilets are located on the first floor of the Silverstone Wing via entrance 3 which is located in the center of the International paddock.

Food & Drink
A range of hot and cold food, drinks and refreshments will be available to purchase from the Media Café located on the 2nd floor of the Silverstone Wing (via entrance 3).

Roving Grandstand Viewing
Looking for a seat to view the action? Our Lakeside grandstand is open free of charge with view of Vale and Club corners. The grandstand is located to the of the Silverstone Wing steps at the far end of the paddock.


  • Saturday 6 October
    Time Session Category
    08:00 Gates open
    09:00 – 09:20 Dunlop Endurance Championship Practice
    09:30 – 09:45 Junior Saloon Car Championship Practice
    09:55 – 10:10 Clubmans Sports Prototypes Qualifying
    10:20 – 10:40 Mini Se7en / Miglia Championships Qualifying
    10:50 – 11:20 Dunlop Endurance Championship Qualifying
    11:30 – 11:50 Kumho BMW Championship Qualifying
    12:00 – 12:20 Michelin Clio Series Qualifying
    12:30 – 13:20 Dunlop Endurance Championship Race 1
    13:20 – 14:10 Lunch break
    14:10 – 14:30 Junior Saloon Car Championship Qualifying
    14:45 – 15:05 Mini Miglia Championship Race 2
    15:20 – 15:35 Clubmans Sports Prototypes Race 3
    15:50 – 17:50 Dunlop Endurance Championship Race 4
    18:00 Gates close

    *Subject to change

  • Sunday 7 October
    Time Session Category
    08:00 Gates open
    09:00 – 09:20 MGOC Championship Qualifying
    09:30 – 09:50 Kumho BMW Championship Race 5
    10:05 – 10:20 Junior Saloon Car Championship Race 6
    10:35 – 10:50 Clubmans Sports Prototypes Race 7
    10:55 – 11:10 Church break
    11:15 – 11:35 Mini Se7en Championship Race 8
    11:50 – 12:15 Michelin Clio Series Race 9
    12:30 – 12:50 Mini Miglia Championship Race 10
    13:05 – 13:25 MGOC Championship Race 11
    13:25 – 14:15 Lunch break
    14:15 – 14:35 Kumho BMW Championship Race 12
    14:50 – 15:10 Clubmans Sports Prototypes Race 13
    15:25 – 15:45 Junior Saloon Car Championship Race 14
    16:00 – 16:25 Michelin Clio Series Race 15
    16:40 – 17:00 Mini Se7en Championship Race 16
    17:15 – 17:35 MGOC Championship Race 17
    18:00 Gates close

    *Subject to change


  • What frequency will the commentary be on?

    AM 1602

  • Where can i find out more about disabled accessibility?

    Please call 0844 3728 232 for further information or view the accessibility section of our website here.


    There is open access to the paddock area throughout the weekend.


    There are no scheduled pit walks for this event.

  • Where does my ticket permit access/ what are the ticket options?

    Your ticket permits access to the venue, open grandstand and paddock area.

  • Are there any cash machines on site?

    There is a cash machine located in the Pit Stop Cafe at the National Paddock. Please note that this machine charges for cash withdrawals.

  • Which credit/debit cards do you accept?

    We accept most major credit and debit cards with the exception of American Express and Diners Club cards.

  • Can you purchase Silverstone merchandise at the event?

    Yes, Silverstone shops sell a variety of merchandise! The Silverstone Hub will be open during the weekend. Alternatively buy online in advance to avoid disappointment!

  • Can you purchase suncream/ batteries/ plasters/ cameras and medicines etc onsite?

    No, there is a shop in Silverstone village, and the onsite medical centre hold all emergency medical supplies.

  • Pit Stop Cafe/Media Cafe opening times


  • Can I use my pushbike around the circuit?

    Bikes can sometimes be used at the circuit though they are not advised at the larger events as the circuit is too busy.


    Yes this is possible – please ensure that the staff at the gate stamp your hand as you leave the circuit. Re entry to the site will only be permitted if the person has their hand stamped and is in possession of a valid ticket for the event. Please review the timetable to check last re-entry times each day.

  • Can i take photos?

    Photographic equipment, mobile telephones and other private communication devices are permitted within the venue provided that they are for personal and private non commercial purposes.

  • when will my tickets be despatched?

    Ticket despatch starts four to six weeks prior to the event but tickets may be sent out up to a week before the event.

    *Please note* – if you have changed your address since booking your tickets, you must inform our despatch team otherwise your tickets will be sent to the incorrect address. Please email to inform us about any changes.

  • I have not received my tickets by post?

    Ticket despatch starts four to six weeks before the event, but tickets may be sent out anytime up until one week prior to the event. You will receive your tickets in advance either via First Class Royal Mail post or APC courier delivery. If you have not received your tickets please contact 0844 3750 740.

    *Please note* – if you have changed your address since booking your tickets, you must inform our despatch team otherwise your tickets will be sent to the incorrect address. Please email to inform us about any changes.

  • My ticket confirmation has my old delivery address on it, what should i do?

    Please forward the confirmation email to us on detailing your new address and a daytime contact number. We will then arrange for tickets to be despatched to your new address.

  • Ticket collection location and opening hours

    There is no ticket collection for this event.

  • Do children need a ticket

    Yes, children aged 15 and under will need a ticket for entry to the venue. Please ensure that you select the number of child tickets you require at the time of purchasing. One adult can accompany a maximum of four children. If you have any questions please call the Contact Centre on 0844 3750 740.

  • Can i purchase a ticket at the gate?

    Yes you can – we highly recommend buying in advance to avoid disappointment and to take advantage of the best ticket prices.

  • Where can i park/ travel options?

    To ensure your visit to Silverstone runs as smoothly as possible please ensure you leave plenty of time for your journey and to make the most of your day.

    Parking onsite is free, please follow signs for public parking and take directions from our parking stewards.

    The nearest mainline train stations are Milton Keynes and Northampton. please check connecting bus services in order to ensure you arrive at Silverstone at a convenient time. Alternatively taxi journeys are approximately 30 minutes from these stations to Silverstone.


    Silverstone is situated between three stations; Northampton, Milton Keynes and Banbury. They are all approximately 30 minutes from Silverstone.

  • where can blue badge holders park?

    There are a number of disabled parking areas available, please call 0844 3728 232 for more information.

  • What time do gates open?

    8am each day.


    Car parks open up to half an hour before circuit gate opening times. Please note that this is subject to change.

  • How much does it cost to park?

    Parking is free for this event.

  • Do i need a parking permit for my motorcycle

    Parking for motorcycles is free and a permit is not required to park.

  • Can i camp at Silverstone?

    There are no camping facilities at Silverstone for this event, the nearest campsite is Whittlebury Park. Please contact Whittlebury Park on 01327 850 000.

  • Food & Drink

    We have a wide range of vendors to suite all tastes, serving a variety of traditional hot snacks including burgers, fish and chips, jacket potatoes, pies, paninis and of course vegetarian food. There are also a number of licensed bars serving beer and other refreshments. Please kindly note that glass bottles are not permitted within the circuit at any time and you will be asked to leave any at the gates should you try to bring them in.

  • What items are not allowed into the venue?

    The following items are not permitted into the venue:

    • Bags with a capacity of over 20L
    • Glass bottles
    • BBQ’s
    • Restricted and illegal substances
    • Offensive weapons
    • No animals (excluding Assistance Dogs) will be admitted to the Venue or any car parks. All registered assistance dogs are welcome. However, before your arrival please contact the circuit on 0844 3728 251 (Mon-Fri 8:30am – 5:30pm only) so that the necessary arrangements can be made
    • Items that are deemed dangerous, offensive or unsuitable
    • Drones or remote controlled aircraft
    • Step ladders
    • Lasers
    • Fireworks/ pyrotechnics

    Silverstone Circuits Ltd and the police have a zero tolerance policy to illegal substances. The dealing in or use of illegal drugs is not condoned by Silverstone Circuits Ltd. Drug enforcement laws are as applicable on site as anywhere else in the country. Police officers and security guards will be onsite and will deal with drug offences in accordance with national guidelines. Neither anti-social nor illegal behaviour will be tolerated. You may be searched at the entrance. Any items which the organisers consider may be used in an illegal or offensive manner will be confiscated. Persons suspected of carrying out illegal and/ or offensive activities onsite may be searched. If you do get caught you will be escorted off the site, and refused re-admission.


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