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BMW M3 Race Car Preparation

BMW Race Car Preparation

A new car for an old client. This impressive looking BMW was originally built and used as a track day car, hence it has two seats. The car was bought by a long term client of SVG Motor Sport and we have been tasked with the job of preparing the car so that it is eligible […]

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Mohamed Elshimy SVG Motor Sport Ginetta racer

Elshimy back for another season in Ginettas

SVG Motor Sport are thrilled to have Egyptian racing driver Mohamed Elshimy back with us for a full-season in the Protyre Motorsport Ginetta GT5 Challenge. The 20-year-old Automotive Engineering student made a one-off appearance last year at Spa Francorchamps. He returns this season with the aim of consistently being on the podium. Mohamed said, “I’m […]

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1967 Toyota Corona rally car

Three Legs of Mann

Historic Endurance Rally SVG Motor Sport director Andy Johnson will be competing in his 1967 Toyota Corona on the Isle of Mann in March. It is rare that Andy finds time to compete himself these days as he is testing or at race meetings with clients most weekends. He has competed in the Toyota on […]

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JSCC Race Hire Car

New JSCC Hire Car Build

The build of our second JSCC Citroen Saxo race car is nearing completion. The sister car, to be driven by Charlotte Birch in the 2017 Junior Saloon Car Championship, was completed some time ago and is currently being tested. This new car will be available for arrive and drive hire or for sale. We can tailor […]

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Ginetta GRDC Race Car

Ginetta Racing in 2017

SVG Motor Sport are looking forward to a busy year Ginetta racing in 2017. We are currently running three cars in the GRDC category and are set to run one in the GT5 Challenge. The GT5 Challenge car is owned and run by SVG. The Ginettas are owned by their drivers and SVG support them in […]

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Young driver of a JSCC Citroen Saxo

SVG Test at Lydden with JSCC Car

SVG Motor Sport attended a test day at Lydden Hill for Charlotte Birch in her new Citroen Saxo VTR. Charlotte is competing in the Junior Saloon Car Championship (JSCC) in 2017. A lot of progress was made during the day with driver coaching from Andy Johnson and support from the SVG Motor Sport team. Early in the day […]

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Ginetta G40 Race Hire Car

Ginetta G40 Race Car For Hire

SVG Motor Sport’s Ginetta G40 is available for hire in 2017. The car is eligable for the Ginetta GT5 Challenge, a single-make championship that is part of the prestigious British GT and Touring Car weekends. The Ginetta GT5 Challenge is suitable for all ages and levels of race experience and is widely known for being the […]

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Ford RS1600 Restoration

MkII Escort Restoration

SVG Motor Sport will soon start the restoration of this MkII Ford Escort for one of our customers. The car has recently arrived at our workshop in West Sussex having just been imported from South Africa. It is a genuine RS1600 and completely standard and unaltered and in remarkably good condition. This will be a total […]

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Peugeot 306 Roll Cage

Peugeot 306 GTi Race Car Build

SVG Motor Sport are busy building a customers Peugeot 306 GTi into a race car. The car will be used for racing in the Classic Touring Car Racing Club Pre 05 Championship in 2017. This championship is designed to be one of the cheapest ways into saloon car racing and cars must retain many standard parts. […]

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