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British Automobile Racing Club (BARC)

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Formed in 1912 as the Cyclecar Club

In 1919, following World War One, with cyclecars on the decline, the name was changed to The Junior Car Club.

After the Second World War, the Junior Car Club was amalgamated with the Brooklands Automobile Racing Club

1949 Name changed to The British Automobile Racing Club

Connected with the British Motorcycle Racing Club (BMCRC)‎

See Also


Sources of Information

  • 100 Years of the British Automobile Racing Club by Gareth Rogers. Published 2011. ISBN 978 0 7524 6180 9