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Welcome to Downton Motor Club

Downton Motor Club is more than just a car club - as well as a range of exciting car related meetings, rallies and competitions we also have a number of shows and fun activities for all the family. 

Throughout the year we also have our own fantastic set of 'Speed' Championships with qualifying events run at major motorsport venues across the country - these championships offer an affordable range of motorsport thrills and all at a reasonable cost. 


Downton Motor Club - A great place to start your motorsport career.  


Presentation of the Chairman's Cup to Andrew Mathis (left) by Steve Harris, our Chairman,  in front of the Downton Motor Club HQ. 


This award recognises the fantastic work that Andrew took on in 2022 - promoting and managing the Downton Speed Championship.


If you are interested in competing in a friendly set of motorsport events then please do contact us and we can provide full details of our events and how to enter.


Its still not too late to join in the fun for 2023 - click on the Motorport tab to find details and entry forms for the 2023 Speed Championship.

Online entries are still being accepted for the 2023 Speed Championships.


The regulations for the 2023 Speed Championships are  available to download - please check out to the changes to the class definitions which are now closer aligned to the Motorsport UK categories / classes.


Click on the Motorsport tab to find the provisional regulations, event calendar and online entry form for 2023.

Please note that you will be contacted by the club regarding payment of the appropriate Championship entry fees - for security reasons we will not be publishing our bank account details on the entry form.

  • Looking to join a great motor club in 2023?

  • Want to try some low cost motorsport?

  • Interested in the heritage behind the Downton name?

Its still not too late  join us for 2023!   We have some exciting plans for 2023 and if you are interested in Motorsport then there will be a 'Downton' class at over 41 motorsport events in 2023!

Click on the Membership tab to find the online application form.


Looking to try some Motorsport?  


Downton Motor Club is synonymous with the name ‘Mini’ and for 2023 we have special classes in our Speed Championships for road legal R50 and R53 BMW Minis (Class 4 and 4A).  As we are running in a ‘road legal’ format there are no need for fire extinguishers, cut off switches, roll cages or full harnesses.  


We have Downton Classes at 41 events in 2023 - starting in March and going right through until the end of October.   The ‘Speed’ calendar includes Sprints at famous circuits like Goodwood, Pembrey, Llandow and spectacular hillclimbs at venues like Wiscombe Park, Shelsley Walsh and Prescott - something for everyone.


Check out the Motorsport tab for more details

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