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50 YEARS SINCE BRM’S LAST GRAND PRIX WIN

On the 14th May, 1972, BRM saw their final Grand Prix finish as a Formula 1 team at the Monaco GP. The race was won by Jean-Pierre Beltoise; it was the only win of his Formula One World Championship career, which he secured in the BRM P160B. The conditions for the race were some of the worst seen up to that point on the track – the rain was so

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NEW COFFEE TABLE BOOK ‘RACING FOR BRITAIN’ TO CELEBRATE THE 60TH ANNIVERSARY OF WINNING THE FORMULA 1 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

We’re thrilled to announce that pre-orders are open for our new coffee table book entitled ‘Racing for Britain’ to mark the 60th Anniversary of winning the Formula 1 Constructors Championship in 1962.  Written by award-winning author Ian Wagstaff and world-renowned motor sport historian, Doug Nye, edited by Gavin Green (former Editor of Car magazine) and James Page (former Editor of Classic & Sports Car magazine), ‘Racing for Britain’ has seen a remarkable

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INTRODUCING THE BRM PRINT STORE!

British Racing Motors is Britain’s original F1 Team. World Champions in 1962, BRM raced over three decades, driven by legends of motor racing including Juan Manuel Fangio, Sir Stirling Moss, Graham Hill, Sir Jackie Stewart and Niki Lauda. “We recognise the wonderful history of BRM, and as we delved into the archive, it became very clear to us that there is a whole visual aspect to share, both old and

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BRM P15 V16 HELPS TO EDUCATE THE NEXT GENERATION

BRM is delighted to be supporting Cranford House School and Race against Dementia at the fantastic Wings and Wheels event today. The Wings and Wheels event was a great success and gave the BRM team a chance to show the next generation of Motorsport enthusiasts a little piece of British engineering excellence. The lid was off on the brand new V16 engine and gave everyone the chance to get up close and

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BRM P25 WINS RICHMOND TROPHY

At Goodwood Revival this year, Ben Mitchell won the Richmond Trophy in the BRM P25 – you can watch his post-race interview here. It was a brilliant victory for BRM, on a truly monumental weekend in BRM’s history as we launched the new V16, so a huge thank you to Ben for doing the BRM name such justice!

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V16 NIGHT SHOOT AT GOODWOOD REVIVAL

On the Saturday evening of Goodwood Revival this year, we took the five V16 cars out for an exclusive photoshoot on the track. As you can see, the images are incredibly special, capturing the past and future of the V16 engined cars all together for the first time.  A huge thank you to everyone at Goodwood for giving us access to the track, and to the engineers at Hall &

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THE CHRYSALIS FILM

BRM are excited to present the second film in the series celebrating the build of the new Chassis No.IV P15 V16 – The Chrysalis. The first new V16 to be built from scratch since 1953 will be revealed by BRM at Goodwood Revival on Friday 17th September 2021. It’s about to get noisy…headphone users beware… Sign up to the BRM newsletter and follow the V16’s journey: https://bit.ly/brm-newsletter Read more about

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TEASER FOR ‘THE CHRYSALIS’ FILM

Following the much lauded film, The Re-Awakening, BRM are excited to present the second film in the series celebrating the build of the new Chassis No.IV P15 V16. The Chrysalis will be released on 14th September and will feature Dick Salmon, the legendary BRM mechanic, now 96 years old and who was responsible for changing the original drum brakes on the V16 to disc brakes in 1951 – the first

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JOIN BRM AT GOODWOOD REVIVAL 2021

Join BRM at Goodwood Revival 17-19th September as we belatedly celebrate our 70th Anniversary in what will be the largest collection of BRM’s ever assembled. There will also be the biggest gathering of P15 and P30 V16’s at one race meeting including the debut outing and unveiling of the first new build V16. BRM and Goodwood have a great history together with many famous victories over the past 70 years,

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DIGITISING THE BRM TROPHY COLLECTION

For the last year Genus have been working to digitise the BRM archive, immortalising the amazing range of Driver Contracts, Photographic Prints, Engineering Drawings, Photographic Negatives, Film, Historic Documents, and most recently, BRM’s trophy collection. The collection of BRM trophies have been captured using the unique Light Revolution 360-degree Capture Platform, and have recently been valued and catalogued by the Assay Office in Birmingham. A huge thank you to everyone who has helped in developing

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