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Welcome to Lydden Hill

Drift and Performance Events


Showcasing the best of the UK drift scene, Lydden plays host to rounds of the Bristish Drift Championship and Perofrmance BHP during the year

Bike Track Days

Lydden Hill offers a number of track days throughout the year, please see for details and check the calendar for details of other events for the year.
 

Car Track Days

Bring your car to Lydden Hill for the ultimate adrenaline filled day of track action. Track days are the ideal way of learning more about your vehicle in a safe and controlled non-competitive environment.

Rallycross Events

Lydden Hill is the home of Rally Cross events within the UK, hosting the FIA World Championships and British Rally Cross Championships.
 

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Latest News

20 Jul 2016
Due to unforeseen circumstances we regret to announce that the BHP Show Ford Edition - due to take place on Sunday 14th August - has been cancelled....
20 Jul 2016
Round four of the Federal Tyres King of Europe ProSeries is set to land at Lydden on the 6th and 7th of August.  Following rounds in Poland, France...
30 May 2016
Mattias Ekstrom has won this weekend’s World RX of Great Britain, his third back-to-back victory in the 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship...
29 May 2016
Petter Solberg is top qualifier at the end of day one at the World Rallycross of Great Britain, round four of the FIA World Rallycross Championship...
27 May 2016
Tanner Foust makes his return to the FIA World Rallycross Championship this weekend at Lydden Hill, a circuit he knows well. In an exclusive...
27 May 2016
Reigning World RX Champion Petter Solberg heads into the fourth round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship this weekend on the back of two...
27 May 2016
If the lure of Supercars, RX Lites, legendary FIA champions and fire spitting Group B racing wasn't enough to whet your appetite for this weekends...
26 May 2016
Slammed to the floor? Riding high on a lift kit? Muscle, Rice or Exotic? Think you’ve got what it takes to make the Hoonigan Hard Parked Zone: then...
25 May 2016
World RX of Great Britain is set for a record breaking weekend of British motorsport action. Due to take place over the Bank Holiday weekend (28-29...
25 May 2016
If the prospect of 24 Supercars, 29 Super1600s, 10 RX RX Lites and three record breaking FIA World Champions wasn’t enough to tempt you to Lydden...
24 May 2016
British RX Champion Julian Godfrey and current championship points leader Dan Rooke are set to star in the upcoming World RX of Great Britain next...
11 May 2016
The official entry list for the fourth round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship at Lydden Hill in the UK (27-29 May) has been released by the...
10 May 2016
American Top Gear presenter Tanner Foust will enter the upcoming World RX of Great Britain (27-29 May) for his first of two appearances in The 2016...
03 May 2016
[Credit: Dan Fegent Photography] EXTREME DRIFT ALLSTARS ROUND 2  3rd May 2016 Extreme Drift Allstars Round 2 – British Drift GP The second round of...
25 Apr 2016
British driver Guy Wilks has confirmed he will drive at next month’s World RX of Great Britain (27-29 May), round four of the FIA World Rallycross...
18 Apr 2016
Norway’s Petter Solberg started his World Championship title defence in the best possible way by winning today’s Bompiso Rallycross of Portugal, the...
12 Apr 2016
After a long off-season for drivers and fans alike, the British Drift Championship roared back into action last weekend with round one at Lydden Hill...
07 Apr 2016
A number of changes have come into effect for the third running of the FIA World Rallycross Championshippresented by Monster Energy, which gets...
03 Apr 2016
What an action packed opening day at Lydden Hill. Our Pro-Am class battled hard for the podium while Pro class prepared ahead of tomorrow's main...
28 Mar 2016
Dan Rooke (Holsworthy) backed up his debut podium finish in the MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with ODYSSEY Battery at Croft...
27 Mar 2016
Five-time British RX champion Julian Godfrey heads the order at the end of the first day of running in the second round of the MSA British Rallycross...
23 Mar 2016
With the 2016 World RX of Great Britain fast approaching - the 28th and 29th May -  we took a quick look at what happened last time the FIA World...
22 Mar 2016
Jump in, sit tight and hold on; The British Bomb is back, and he’s coming armed with a new team, a new car, and a fresh vision to rep the claw and...
21 Mar 2016
The MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with ODYSSEY Battery descends on Lydden Hill Race Circuit this weekend, for two-days of action...
20 Mar 2016
British driver Liam Doran will contest the second round of the MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with ODYSSEY Battery at Lydden Hill...
20 Mar 2016
Latvian rallycross star Janis Baumanis will compete at the second round of the MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with ODYSSEY...
18 Mar 2016
Sweden’s Robin Larsson will enter all 12 rounds of The 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy at the wheel of his own...
18 Mar 2016
EXTREME Drift Allstars fuelled by Monster Energy has announced a ground-breaking new calendar for 2016. What's more the sole UK stop on the nine...
17 Mar 2016
Two Kent-based drivers will make their first appearances of the season when the MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with ODYSSEY...
17 Mar 2016
The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has today announced an exciting new driver lineup at Swedish-based team Olsbergs...
16 Mar 2016
The MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with ODYSSEY Battery has confirmed that former MSA Supernational Champion Stuart Emery will...
15 Mar 2016
Lydden Hill Race Circuit is delighted to announce the flame-spitting return of the Group B rallycross demonstration at the forthcoming 2016 World...
14 Mar 2016
Multiple FIA European Rallycross Super1600 champions Set Promotion will compete at the second round of the MSA British Rallycross Championship in...
11 Mar 2016
Volunteers wanted at the World Rallycross of Great Britain - 28th & 29th May 2016
08 Mar 2016
Missed out on a first track day? Don’t panic - the countdown to our second car track day of 2016 is on. Bring your car to Lydden Hill for the...
08 Mar 2016
Congratulations to Kevin Procter, Dan Rooke and Ollie O’Donovan for securing places on the first round of the 2016 MSA British Rallycross...
29 Feb 2016
Nine-time FIA World Rally Champion Sebastien Loeb will join Team Peugeot-Hansen to compete in all 12 rounds of this year’s FIA World Rallycross...
25 Feb 2016
Multiple British champion Pat Doran will contest the full MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with Odyssey Battery this season in an...
24 Feb 2016
The MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with Odyssey Battery has today announced that Double Swift Sport rallycross Champion Tristan...
22 Feb 2016
Monster Energy athlete Ken Block and new partner, Toyo Tyres, announce: The release date of Gymkhana Eight along with an exclusive livery reveal...
22 Feb 2016
As if the planned track and paddock action at the 2016 BHP Show wasn’t enough, the evening show just turned things up a gear, with confirmation that...
19 Feb 2016
MSA Supernational Rallycross Champion Dan Rooke is graduating to Supercars this year, following a deal with European Rallycross winning outfit LD...
18 Feb 2016
World RX Team Austria has signed two new drivers, hotting up the action set to take place in this year's FIA World Rallycross Championship and the ...
13 Feb 2016
It’s time to pull off the dust covers and bolt on fresh tyres, because the first track day of 2016 is nearly here. Bring your car to Lydden Hill for...
10 Feb 2016
The 2016 RX Lites Cup will make it’s return to Lydden Hill on the 28th and 29th of May. The official one-make feeder series to the FIA World...
08 Feb 2016
Just days after the announcement that the WorldRX of Great Britain will be broadcast on live TV, The MSA British Rallycross Championship in...
01 Feb 2016
The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy and operated by IMG, will be broadcast live and in full for the first time on free-...
20 Jan 2016
Andreas Bakkerud will join Ken Block’s Hoonigan Racing Division to form a two-car Supercar team in the 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship...
13 Jan 2016
  It’s official. Gymkhana star and rallycross driver Ken Block is coming to Lydden Hill Race Circuit for the WorldRX of Great Britain on May 27 – 29...
04 Jan 2016
2016 is barely three days old, and we have thrown open our gates to the first round of track action.  An open test day for rallycross cars, led out...
28 Dec 2015
Get the New Year off to a bang by visiting us on the 3rd of January 2016, for an exclusive rallycross open-test day. Follow in the wheel tracks of...
18 Dec 2015
We are hugely grateful for the support that the drifting community has shown Lydden Hill Race Circuit, and its team over the past 5+ years. The...
16 Dec 2015
Catch the exclusive championship highlights of the dirt shredding 2015 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. The three-...
15 Dec 2015
Make sure you beat the rush and secure your tickets to the 2016 FIA World RX of Great Britain at Lydden Hill Race Circuit on May 28th and 29th....
15 Dec 2015
With the dust settling on an exciting season of racing, which has witnessed record numbers for both ticket sales and fan attendance, Lydden Hill Race...
11 Dec 2015
A new Volkswagen RX Sweden Team will compete in the 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. Marklund Motorsport and...
08 Dec 2015
Congratulations to Petter Solberg who collected his FIA World Rallycross Drivers Championship Trophy, at the FIA Awards Gala in Paris last weekend....
10 Nov 2015
Beat the winter blues with a new year rallycross event Donations go to Cancer Research UK Wheel to wheel action from MSA SuperCar, Super National,...
29 Oct 2015
The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has announced its draft calendar for 2016. The calendar, which is still subject to...
17 Sep 2015
Lyddens future! You may be aware that a master plan for Lydden Hill has been submitted.  A Lydden spokesman said “We are very keen to gain as much...
01 Sep 2015
The British Drift Championship round four – Lydden Hill The series returned to the venue that hosted round one, the track would see a layer of rubber...
27 Aug 2015
British Formula One stars Jenson Button and David Coulthard today visited Lydden Hill – home to the British round of the FIA World Rallycross...
25 Aug 2015
The 2015 MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with the Shannon Group gets back underway with a return to Lydden Hill on 31 August, and...
24 Aug 2015
World Rallycross star Reinis Nitiss to race RX150 at Lydden Hill Latvian rallycross star Reinis Nitiss will race an RX Racing RX150 buggy at the...
27 Jun 2015
The FIA World Rallycross Championship action kicked off in spectacular style at Lydden Hill, Kent today (Saturday) with two fiercely-fought opening...
17 Jun 2015
Get ready for the rolling thunder that is the 2015 BARC Truck Festival, returning to Lydden Hill this weekend, on the 20-21 st June. Featuring the...
28 May 2015
The dust may have settled at Lydden Hill but the outstanding and record breaking World RX of Great Britain will live long in the memory. After the...
27 May 2015
Inaugural FIA World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg thrilled a record crowd at Lydden Hill today (Sunday, 24 May) with a nail-biting triumph to...
21 May 2015
Round four of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy takes place over the Spring Bank Holiday in Great Britain this...
15 May 2015
Monster Energy athletes Steve Baggsy Biagioni and Luke Woodham will be leading the drift racing showcase at the upcoming World RX of Great Britain on...
15 May 2015
Lydden Hill is gearing up for the return of the FIA World Rallycross Championship in just under a fortnight’s time.  As the spiritual home of the...
13 May 2015
Lydden Hill to host stunning Retro Rallycross showcase Much-loved Group B cars join special homage to past eras RX legend Will Gollop to lead...
13 May 2015
Andrew Jordan targets first World RX win for British driver  BTCC champion revs up for more Lydden Hill success Local heroes challenge World...
08 May 2015
30 flame-spitting RX Supercars gunning for World RX glory Defending champion Petter Solberg targets maiden UK win Andrew Jordan and Guy Wilks given ‘...
06 May 2015
Two-time British Rally Champion Guy Wilks will join JRM Racing for the British round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster...
05 May 2015
One of the most diverse and exciting automotive festivals in the south of England is due to return to Lydden Hill in just under a week.  The annual...
29 Apr 2015
Finalists announced for coveted WRX Talent Search Shoot-out in RX Lites Cup cars at Lydden Hill World Championship opportunity for winner in Turkey...
23 Apr 2015
One of the UK's most popular and diverse modified car, performance, and motorsport shows is set to make it's annual return to Lydden Hill in just...
14 Apr 2015
The media launch for the 2015 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy was held at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya today (13...
10 Apr 2015
The second round of the 2015 Retro Rallycross Challenge took place at Lydden Hill, where fans enjoying the Easter Bank Holiday racing witnessed one...
09 Apr 2015
With a sixteen strong grid in the Power Maxed Swift Rallycross Championship, it was the Canterbury Crusader Tristan Ovenden who took the glory at his...
07 Apr 2015
Andy Scott made it two wins from two by claiming the second round of the 2015 MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with the Shannon...
07 Apr 2015
One rising young British motor sport star will be given the ‘chance of a lifetime’ introduction to top class rallycross via an exciting new RX Talent...
02 Apr 2015
BTCC star to make British Rallycross debut at Lydden Hill Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship young gun Tom Ingram has a busy Bank Holiday...
31 Mar 2015
The spiritual home of rallycross – Lydden Hill – is gearing up for the return of the MSA British Rallycross Championship next weekend, on April 6. ...
06 Mar 2015
- James May competes against all the World RX top guns - Cheerleaders led by fellow TV presenters Clarkson and Hammond  - Sunday evening show...
26 Feb 2015
Tickets for the World RX of Great Britain R4 are now available
07 Feb 2015
  The Lydden Hill Car Track Day on 7th February 2015 has been cancelled due to weather conditions
20 Nov 2014
Saturday the 6th of December will see Lydden Hill host a Drift Track day Christmas Special. This year has seen Drift Track days remain one of the...
28 Oct 2014
Following some low entry numbers and discussion with previous participants, we have decided to postpone this weekends scheduled BIKE TRACK DAY.  Most...
07 Oct 2014
TRAFFIC WARNING - PLEASE BE AWARE The Highways Agency has announced a nine week period of Road Works that will affect the A20 to and from Dover. The...
24 Sep 2014
Three South East based championships and one national championship will be coming to Lydden Hill on October 4th. The Quaife Intermarques have had a...
28 Aug 2014
With the recent upsurge of the ALS Ice Bucket challenge sweeping social media, Lydden Hill rose to the challenge this weekend at the British...
26 Aug 2014
Despite the inclement weather that greeted competitors and spectators alike at Lydden Hill, four MSA British Rallycross titles for 2014 were decided...
25 Aug 2014
Former British Rallycross Champion Ollie O’Donovan won todays round of the MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with The Shannon Group...
20 Aug 2014
After a twenty-year lay off from the sport, former Lydden Hill Rallycross Champion Mark Flaherty will make his return to the sport this weekend at...
18 Aug 2014
With well over seventy entries so far, this weekends MSA British Rallycross in association with the Shannon Group looks set to be one of the most...
11 Aug 2014
Round Four of the Maxxis British Drift Championship took place at Lydden Hill this weekend, and despite the unsettled weather, the racing was superb...
09 Aug 2014
There is an age-old adage, that in certain situations you can either sink or swim. This year Kent based Keilan Woods is showing that he has the...
06 Aug 2014
The county of Kent will be well represented this weekend at Lydden Hill when Round Four of the Maxxis British Drift Championship takes place this...
01 Jul 2014
Hundreds of classic motorcycles will be racing around Lydden’s tight, twisting track this weekend (July 5/6) when British Historic Racing stages its...
30 Jun 2014
This weekend sees the return of the VMCC (Vintage Motorcycle Club) to Lydden Hill once again. The British Historic Racing event was very popular last...
24 Jun 2014
With rounds in Italy, Spain, Poland and France to name but a few, the prestigious King of Europe comes to Lydden Hill this weekend as PRO Round Three...
18 Jun 2014
All the action from the Lydden Hill Truck Festival will be broadcasted live via Britain's top motorsport internet radio channel Downforce UK. You can...
13 Jun 2014
** PLEASE NOTE** The venue will be open on Friday afternoon for those wishing to camp, with the correct tickets. The venue will also allow Campers to...
05 Jun 2014
Lydden Hill race circuit are today delighted to announce a new collaboration with East Kent College that will see students from the college expand...
01 Jun 2014
The BARC will return to Lydden Hill once again this month when it will host the ever popular Speed and Truck Show at the Kent circuit. Now a fixture...
28 May 2014
Britain’s first ever round of the breathtaking new FIA World Rallycross Championship has been hailed as a massive success by all involved in last...
25 May 2014
Andreas Bakkerud won the inaugural AUTOSPORT World RX after a thrilling Supercar final in front of a huge bank holiday crowd of more than 10,000 at...
24 May 2014
The AUTOSPORT World RX of Great Britain, round two of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, got underway at Lydden Hill...
23 May 2014
The scene is all set for the biggest weekend in the 58-year history of the famous Lydden Hill circuit in Kent. A record grid of 38 flame-spitting...
22 May 2014
Winkleigh, 22 May 2014 - To mark the UK round of the 2014 FIA World Rallycross championship presented by Monster Energy, hosted at Lydden Hill,...
21 May 2014
FIA World Rallycross – Lydden Hill UPDATE   With the second round of the FIA World Rallycross just days away, the news from Lydden is that it is all...
21 May 2014
Forty-seven years on from the birth of the most gladiatorial form of motorsport, top-level rallycross returns to Britain this month with Ford racers...
20 May 2014
An exciting new chapter in the history of Lydden Hill will be written this Spring Bank Holiday weekend (24-25 May) when the action-packed FIA World...
20 May 2014
An exciting new chapter in the history of Lydden Hill will be written this Spring Bank Holiday weekend (24-25 May) when the action-packed FIA World...
18 May 2014
For many years, in the early days of both British and European Rallycross, one voice was synonymous for both spectators and competitors that went to...
15 May 2014
Andrew Jordan, the 2013 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Champion, is preparing to make a special guest appearance in the new FIA World Rallycross...
14 May 2014
Crowd favourite Petter Solberg tops a record 37-car entry all gunning for glory in the UK’s first ever round of the exciting new FIA World Rallycross...
12 May 2014
Today has seen the Entry List for the Lydden Hill round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship released, and as announced last week there are...
10 May 2014
Next weekend sees Lydden Hill host the Classic Racing Motorcycle Club (CRMC) when Round Two of their Championship takes place, following the season...
09 May 2014
The UK’s first ever round of the exciting new FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has attracted a record entry with no...
05 May 2014
Norway’s Petter Solberg has won the opening round of the inaugural FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy after winning today’...
02 May 2014
The annual visit of the APEX Festival hits the Lydden Circuit here on the 10th and 11th May once again in 2014. In 2013 the event was one of the most...
25 Apr 2014
One of the South East of England’s most popular Modified, Performance and Motorsport shows makes a welcome return to Lydden Hill Race circuit on May...
15 Apr 2014
Liam Doran and LD Motorsports are hugely excited to announce new sponsorship agreements with breakthrough action sports camera brand ION, US-based...
15 Apr 2014
Lydden Hill is revving up for its inaugural hosting of an FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy event next month (24-25 May)...
14 Apr 2014
Britain’s best and World Champion line up in two Citroen DS3s  Doran and Solberg target maiden success at Lydden Hill Champ hopes to repeat BBC Top...
13 Apr 2014
This weekend at Lydden Hill, local interest is high in the 2014 Maxxis Tyres (UK) British Drift Championship, with 2013 Super-Pro Champion Mike...
11 Apr 2014
The 2014 Maxxis Tyres (UK) British Drift Championship will hit Lydden next weekend folks, and see the battles run to a Top 32 format. Already Sunday...
10 Apr 2014
The final countdown has begun for the 2015 British Drift Championship season opening round, which is to be hosted at Lydden Hill, in Kent, on the...
03 Apr 2014
Special races and displays featuring sensational cars from the legendary Group B era will help celebrate the UK’s first ever round of the prestigious...
01 Apr 2014
Following their signing for the LD Motorsports World RX Team last week, Derek Tohill and Krzysztof Skorupski headed to Lydden Hill in Kent, for round...
31 Mar 2014
The opening round of the 2014 MSA British Rallycross in association with The Shannon Group, took place this weekend at Lydden Hill in Kent.  In the...
27 Mar 2014
The LD Motorsports World RX Team has confirmed that double European Rallycross champion Derek Tohill and Polish national Super1600 Champion Krzysztof...
26 Mar 2014
Lydden Hill is delighted to announce Autosport as the title sponsor for the UK’s first ever round of the prestigious new FIA World Rallycross...
20 Mar 2014
Sweden’s Mats and Emil Öhman have confirmed they will compete in the 2014 FIA European Rallycross Championship (Euro RX) at the wheel of two Citroen...
09 Mar 2014
- James May pluckily battles against all the World RX top guns - Clarkson and Hammond ridicule Captain Slow’s performance - Special one-off event won...
04 Mar 2014
Tanner Foust is the latest international megastar to join the outstanding line-up of top class drivers competing in the UK’s first ever round of the...
03 Mar 2014
IMG Motorsport – a division of IMG, the global sport, fashion and media company – is the Championship promoter of the FIA’s newest World Championship...
27 Feb 2014
The fact that Lydden Hill was the first circuit in the UK to embrace the sport of “Drifting” has recently shown that the progress of the sport...
24 Feb 2014
Having already won the ultimate F1 crown when competing for Williams in 1997 and the legendary Indianapolis 500 – the world’s richest race – the 42-...
22 Feb 2014
The former F1 and Indycar World Series Champion completed ten 4-lap stints around the Lydden Hill circuit in preparation for his World RX debut in...
20 Feb 2014
Motor sport’s newest and most exciting world championship – the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy – is coming to Lydden...
17 Feb 2014
The new-for-2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will benefit from live television coverage in the UK for the majority...
04 Feb 2014
As it prepares to welcome top-level international motor sport back to the South East for the first time in almost three decades, Lydden Hill Race...
19 Jan 2014
Acorn Infinity Motorsport attended the UK’s premier Motorsport show from 9th – 12th January at the NEC Birmingham. All 3 new 2014 new build cars were...
19 Jan 2014
Young rallycross sensation Alexander Hvaal has fulfilled his childhood dream by becoming a partner and apprentice under Petter ‘Hollywood’ Solberg...
18 Jan 2014
As anticipation for the 2014 Maxxis British Drift Championship continues to build we are pleased to announce the details of this year’s championship...
18 Jan 2014
British Historic Racing is an integral part of the VMCC that holds Road Race meetings across the country for members and invited clubs. A wide range...

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