SMRC & Mini Mania Car Show 2020

Sunday 3rd May, 2020

Please Note: This event and Mini Mania Show has been postponed and will be run at a later date in the season. If you have purchased tickets, they will still be valid for any revised date – or any other Scottish Championship (SMRC) race event held later in the season. If those dates are not suitable then refunds will be issued. Thanks for your patience and understanding during these exceptional times. We hope to see you all back at Knockhill very soon.

Round Two of the Scottish Championship Car Racing organised by the SMRC, has a superb range of racing classes, a super-slick racing format with around 18 races to entertain you during an action-packed afternoon. Battles will already have started across all the grids of Scottish Formula Fords, Legends, Mini Coopers, Hot Hatches, Sports & Saloon, Citroen C1 and Classic Sports & Saloon Championships.

A jam-packed racing programme will keep you enthralled and off track we will have our Mini Show featuring Mini Car Clubs for both old and new Mini variations as they celebrate his iconic car. During the lunch break there will be your chance to get on the  grid of the race track once the Mini Cooper race cars have lined up for their next race - free of charge - and meet the drivers just minutes before the off!

If you have a Mini or love this iconic car, then this is an extra special day with show Mini’s and racing Minis! The Celtic Speed Mini Coopers will also have their feature grid walk during the lunch break.

 

SMRC & Mini Mania  Car Show 2020
SMRC & Mini Mania  Car Show 2020
SMRC & Mini Mania  Car Show 2020
SMRC & Mini Mania  Car Show 2020

TICKET SALES

Tickets for this event can be booked online now, or by calling our team on 01383 723337 (Open 7 Days).
Alternatively, tickets can be purchased on the day at the gate.

Sorry, ticket sales for this event are currently NOT available online. Please call our sales team on 01383 723337 for tickets.

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Ticket Types

Adult - Over 16 yrs
Concession - 12 to 16 yrs, OAP, Disabled, Student (with photo ID)
Family - 2 Adults + 2 Concession (not required if children are under 12 yrs)

Kids under 12 do not require a ticket, they are FREE.

Showcar Registration

Back for another year is our Mini-Mania car show. If you’re a lover or owner of a mighty Mini, then head along to celebrate this famous marque as part of our SMRC raceday on Sunday 5th May. As well as showcasing a vast array of Mini motors off track, the impressive Mini Cooper Cup will further enhance the Mini theme as they race on circuit in spectacular fashion.

Event Information

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Mini Car Show:

The iconic Mini is one of the most loved icons in British motoring and Knockhill are running Mini Mania again, a gathering for Minis of all ages and variations.  Joining us will be a gathering of Minis from across the country in all shapes and sizes, from stock to ultra-modified and some very special guests to the show.  At lunchtime we will host a Mini Parade where the show Minis parade the track to form a fitting tribute to the legend.

Event Info:

Join us from 11am with racing action all day (Qualifying from 8.30am, racing from 11am).

On the day our expert commentary team will provide up to the minute live race commentary, pit-lane scoops and behind the scenes interviews and discussions. And, our interactive text the tower and Twitter commentary will provide an additional platform to engage with the event. The open and accessible paddock allows you to get up close to the same machines, and drivers, you’ll see flash past on track, at speeds in excess of 120mph.

Additional points of note:

  • SMRC race days are great value for money with 8 hours of fast and furious action that will keep you and your family/friends and relatives enthralled from start to finish
  • You’ll see 100+ of Scotland’s top racing drivers compete in a wide variety of vehicles and Championships.
  • Free lunch break grid walk for all spectators. The Celtic Speed Mini Coopers will be lined up on the grid and its your chance to get up close and personal with the drivers and their cars on the actual grid, just moments before they go racing. 
  • Spectacular viewing areas are available throughout the venue and multiple corners can be seen from several locations.
  • Knockhill boasts some very special corners and scenery, and viewing around the entire venue is highly recommended.
  • Remember to bring your camera, you’ll be amazed how close you can get to the action – and it’s a perfect way to showcase what you’ve been up to at Knockhill.
  • There’s also a family play park, picnic area and expanded Kids’ Zones at certain events (see event features); perfect for those moments when you need the kids to let off some steam.
  • Family and kids karting is also available at our 500m, outdoor, track (subject to availability) call 01383 723337 for more info.
  • Spectator car parking areas allow you to watch the action from the comfort of your car when the weather takes a turn for the worse.
  • Food and drinks are our on-site Kinnairds Bistro restaurant as well as the Paddock Cafe & Bar

Who is this event for?

Our SMRC race days are an exciting and action-packed car race day suitable for families of all ages. Members of the public can watch racing classes on one day, with up to 18 races and up to 30 competitors competing on the track at any given time. There’s always plenty of fast-paced entertainment on view, alongside plenty of heart-stopping incidents to talk about on the journey home.

What is the SMRC?

The Scottish Motor Racing Club (SMRC) is Scotland’s premier car racing club and features members from up and down the country, competing on track for Scottish Championship titles. The Club organises and administers a series of events each year, with points scored at each round determining the overall Scottish Champions for each class.

Why attend this event?

The SMRC race days feature a full day-long programme of racing with up to 18 races competing on track in one day. The SMRC is made up of seven main Championship classes – with subclasses within each main class. On any given SMRC race day you’ll see competing races for the following Championships:

  • The Celtic Speed Mini Cooper Cup Championship
  • The Scottish Formula Ford 1600 Championship
  • The Scottish Saloons and Sports Car Championship
  • The Scottish Classic Sports and Saloons Championship
  • The Scottish Fiesta ST and Hot Hatch Championship
  • The Scottish Legends Championship
  • The Scottish Citroen C1 Cup

How to book?

Tickets for all seven SMRC meetings held at Knockhill this year are available via the Knockhill website. Knockhill Racing Circuit administers dispatches and manages all ticket requests for the events. Booking online saves money with all advanced tickets enjoy pre-booking discounts. Tickets can also be purchased over the phone (01383 723337) or purchased at the gate on the day of the event (subject to on the day pricing).

Further Info?

Further information on each SMRC class is available via the features dropdown on this page, with links to the class info on the SMRC website. You can also keep up to date with all the latest SMRC event news and reports by checking out the News dropdown.

You can also find more info via the Official SMRC Website - SMRC Website

Event Disclaimer

Please remember that Knockhill is an outdoor venue and you should dress appropriately for that. There can be changeable weather conditions therefore extra clothing and sensible footwear is advised with trainer type shoes or walking boots preferred (no leather soles or high heels please). Being on a hillside, the spectator bankings and some pathways are steep, so please take extra care when moving around the site. As we are a motorsport venue, no dogs are allowed on site apart from Guide Dogs. Additional clothing, hats, gloves and sun cream can be purchased from the Circuit Office should you require. We look forward to seeing you at Knockhill and very much hope you enjoy your visit.

Event News

General Gate Opening Times

Gates on Sunday open at 8am

How to get here

Knockhill Racing Circuit is located on the A823, for SATNAV our postcode is KY12 9TF

If travelling from East/South, head to Junction 4, M90 Kelty.

If travelling from West, please head over the new Clackmannan Bridge and head on the A977 and turn tight at Powmill.

If heading from the North, motorway signs will say exit Junction 6, you can also head to Junction 4 as an alternative route.

All routes have brown Tourist Board direction signage.

Taxi Drop Offs

The drop off area for taxi's etc. Will be next to the TICKET COLLECTION POINT, this area will have a suitable turning area and access to exit routes. Pedestrians should then proceed to the pedestrian gates to purchase tickets / display passes.

Public Transport

Unfortunately Knockhill is not on any public transport routes! Please ensure you make alternative arrangements for getting to and from the Circuit.

The Weather

Always a topical subject at Knockhill, quite simply, come prepared for all weathers.

General Information

  • Knockhill FM broadcasts on 87.7FM and will be on-air.
  • All routes to Knockhill will be very busy this weekend. Please give yourself appropriate time to get to the Circuit. There will be delays, but hopefully we can keep these to a minimum with your help and co-operation.
  • No Pets or Animals will be allowed entry to the venue, please ensure you leave them at home and not left in the car.
  • The circuit office will be open Sat 8am - 6pm and Sunday 7.30am to 6pm if you need any help or assistance, you can pop in or call on 01383 723337.
  • Trades stands are located at the hairpin and main straight.
  • Official Knockhill Merchandise is available at the circuit office.
  • Mobile Food Outlets are located throughout the venue as well as our onsite restaurants, Champions Clubhouse and Kinnaird's restaurant.
  • Arrive and Drive Karting will be operating for Kids 8yrs plus and Adults throughout the weekend from just £10, visit the Karting Centre for the timetable and full Info.

Very, Very Important: please drive with due care and observe speed limits when leaving the venue, we don't want your day ruined by receiving a speeding fine.

Drones: Due to CAA safety regulations the flying and use of drones are strictly forbidden at Knockhill Racing Circuit .

That's all for now, but if you do require additional information, please call the Circuit Office on 01383 723337.

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