Bennetts British Superbike Championship - Superbikes at Knockhill 2020

Friday 10th - Sunday 12th July, 2020

Event Cancelled: It’s with a heavy heart that today we announce the cancellation of the Bennetts British Superbike event at Knockhill, set for 10-12 July this year. As well as the cancellation of the event, we also have to announce that no rescheduled event will take place at Knockhill in 2020 and the series will instead return in 2021.

Click here for more info: BSB Event Update!

The Bennetts British Superbike Championship (BSB) - brings some of the best bike racers and teams in the world back to Knockhill for three days of  wheel-to-wheel action on 10/11/12 July 2020. 

Knockhill’s twists and turns always produce stunning elbow-to-elbow action with the 180mph Superbikes from Honda, Kawasaki, Ducati, Suzuki and others.  Many of the riders are ex Moto GP or World Superbike racers and add in a mix of raw up and coming talent, the battles for race wins are always fast and frurious. 

A cracking support package will provide plenty of entertainment for bike racing fans, in between two awesome BSB races. Please make sure you join us for this special Superbike event, there's three giant screens, trade stands, optional camping and 5 star VIP packages are also available for those wishing to make the most of their visit to Knockhill.

Bennetts British Superbike Championship - Superbikes at Knockhill 2020
Bennetts British Superbike Championship - Superbikes at Knockhill 2020
Bennetts British Superbike Championship - Superbikes at Knockhill 2020
Bennetts British Superbike Championship - Superbikes at Knockhill 2020

Event Information

The Bennetts British Superbike Championship in association with Pirelli will head North for their annual road trip to Scotland over the weekend of  10/11/12 July.

The Bennetts British Superbike event at Knockhill… it’s one of our headline events of the season and a mecca for all bike racing enthusiasts of all ages. It will see top teams and riders from the UK and abroad, compete for 3 days over the action-packed twists and dips of Knockhill. Exhilarating racing action is guaranteed - with practice, qualifying and 16 races to entertain and enthral over the weekend.

The British Superbike events have become much more than just a race-meeting, it's a real festival gathering with entertainment, action and enjoyment for all; with ultra-competitive racing that will have you on tenterhooks throughout!!

It's a fabulous festival of speed featuring:

  • 3-days of non-stop British Championship bike racing with teams of Honda, Suzuki, Ducati, Kawasaki, Yamaha and BMW.
  • 16-race schedule with two Bennetts British Superbike races on Sunday 12th July
  • BSB Datatag Extreme Qualifying on Saturday 11th July
  • Support racing from some of the UK’s top Championships
  • Watch some of the world’s best riders including Bridewell,  Hickman, Brookes, Mossey, Irwin, Mackenzie and the future stars in the support races
  • Thursday night camping is available
  • Weekend Camping available - Friday to Monday (inclusive)
  • Trade Stands
  • Three giant screens to follow all the action
  • Special VIP Hospitality options available 

Action starts on Friday 11th July with a number of warm up sessions for all classes. Saturday will see support qualifying, the intriguing BSB elimination-style qualification process and support class racing in the afternoon. Sunday 12th July (raceday) will feature exhilarating support class racing and two feature races for the British Superbike riders.

Here's a list of the competing Championships:

  • Bennetts British Superbike Championship in association with Pirelli
  • Dickies British Supersport Championship
  • Pirelli National Superstock 1000 in association with Black Horse
  • Pirelli National Superstock 600 in association with Black Horse
  • Molson Group British Sidecars Championship 
  • HEL Performance British Motostar
  • The Dickies British Junior Supersport Championship

Check out the latest features, news, videos and images on the lead up to the event and we hope to see you here for a fantastic bike racing extravaganza!

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.

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Tickets for all three days of the event can be bought on line up to midnight the day before each day. For example, Saturday or the full weekend tickets can be booked until midnight Friday via our website (discounted advance prices). Weekend tickets can be purchased at the gate on Saturday at a slightly higher rate, the special discount is for online advance booking only by Friday midnight. Phone orders can also be taken on 01383 723337 during normal working hours. Tickets for Sunday (main race day) can be booked until midnight on Saturday (discounted advance prices).

Alternatively all tickets will be available at the gate on all three days with the on the day prices applicable.

If you have bought in advance, then all tickets bought via the website or phone (01383 723337) will be posted out up until midday on the Wednesday prior to the event, thereafter the tickets will be held in 'Ticket Collection', located on the left hand side of the main drive (follow signs). Kids under 12 do not require a ticket, they are FREE.

Ticket types:

  • Adult - Over 16 years
  • Concession - 12 to 16 years, OAP, Disabled, Student (with photo ID
  • Family - 2 Adults + 2 Concession (not required if children are under 12 years)
  • Children under 12 - Free at all events

Gate Opening Times

  • Friday - 8am
  • Saturday - 7.30am
  • Sunday - 7am

Pitwalk - There is no charge for the pitwalk on the Sunday of the event. There will be a queueing system in place – limited spaces are available.

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, M90 motorway signs will say exit Junction 6, you can also head to Junction 4 as an alternative route.

All routes have 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.

Arriving at the Circuit

All traffic on Friday & Saturday will enter the venue via the main drive.

On Sunday there are two entrance points in operation. Most traffic travelling from the West (via Clackmannan Bridge, Perthshire) will enter via the main drive, unless disabled or on a motorcycle, all vehicle access to the circuit is through the hairpin gate (Gate A). Traffic from the East (Edinburgh, Dunfermline) will enter via Gate D at McIntyre's corner. EXCEPTIONS - traffic must NOT enter via Gate D if you have an official vehicle pass, you hold a VIP or season vehicle pass, if you are disabled or you have tickets to collect at Ticket Collection. If you are travelling from the East and your situation is listed in the Exceptions list you should enter via the main drive and follow the signs.


Spectators must enter via the main drive only and head for the collection point which is clearly signed.


Please follow the directions from the stewards, they are there to assist and will get you in and out of the venue as soon as they can.

Please clearly display any passes, disabled car passes, season passes as visibly as possible.

Please also ensure you have your money ready if you are paying at the gate to help speed up the entry process.

When you park up please take notice of the car park signage to identify where you have parked your car.


Knockhill provides a number of disabled trackside parking areas and viewing platforms (hairpin and 1st corner). Additionally, at most events, additional trackside parking can be used to view the action from the comfort of your own car. At major events (i.e. BSB and BTCC), disabled parking is limited and may differ from a standard event at Knockhill (we'll confirm the location in any pre-event communication). Please note, Knockhill is an outdoor venue and some of the bankings around the track may not be suitable for disabled customers. We have disabled toilet facilities around the entire venue, as well as baby changing facilities if required. There are no pets allowed at Knockhill, with the exception of guide dogs. Where a disabled person wishes to attend an event, and requires a carer to accompany them, the carer will receive free admission on the presentation of some form of carers id. Disabled badges should be showcased on vehicles on approach to the venue so that parking attendants and staff can clearly identity anyone with additional needs. However, at some events we cannot guarantee you'll be parked inside the circuit as spaces are limited. If you require more specific info surrounding a visit, then please call the team on 01383 723337 for further assistance or check out the latest event info on the run up to a particular event for specific info.

The Weather

As we are an outdoor venue, please dress appropriately for the forecast and we advise to wear trainer type or outdoor shoes

Souvenir Programmes

Our quality event programmes can be purchased online with tickets or at the entrance when you arrive. They are packed with event info and features and are only £5.

General Information

  • Knockhill FM broadcasts on 87.7FM and will be on-air all weekend.
  • If you wish to Text the Tower for a shout out, you can do so via 07493 478 441
  • 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.
  • 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, Paddock Cafe & Bar and Kinnaird's restaurant.
  • Arrive and Drive Karting will be operating for Kids 8yrs plus and Adults throughout the weekend from just £10 for 10 minutes, visit the Karting Centre for the timetable and full Info.


When leaving the site and turning on to the A823 there be no restriction on the direction of travel, you will be able to turn left or right out of the circuit, you must drive carefully as there will be queueing traffic and traffic light control.

Tune to 87.7FM for the live commentary, Text the Tower on 07493 478 441 for shout outs and follow the Live Timing on

Camping Information

Opening and departure times

  • Thursday night early arrival ticket purchasers can access from 12pm on Thursday
  • General camping will be open from 9am on the Friday. 
  • Closed from 12pm on Monday - no extra charge to stay over on Sunday night!

Tickets - Please ensure you have bought the correct tickets. When you arrive you must present to the gate your Weekend Camping Ticket. You will exchange this ticket for a campsite wristband which will gain you access throughout the weekend. Please ensure you keep your wristband on at all times, there will be regular patrols by staff and you may be asked to show your wristband. Any visitors not wearing a wristband will be asked to leave the campsite an hour after the track activity has ended.

Caravans / Motorhomes / Vans - there is no surcharge for bringing your caravan/motorhome/van. Please note that NO AWNINGS ARE PERMITTED. The reason for this is due to the restricted space we have on the campsite. All cars will be parked in the nearby car park.

Vehicles on Campsite - Cars are permitted on the campsite if campers are staying onsite all weekend. To restrict vehicle movement and for safety, if you intend to leave the circuit you will be parked in the campsite car park. Scooters are not permitted.

Under 16's - Campers under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult.

Food and Drink - The 2 main on site restaurants will be open from Friday until Sunday. The Paddock Cafe (burgers, chips, etc) will be open until 11pm on Friday and Saturday. Kinnairds restaurant will also be open late for evening meals both nights. There are a number of mobile catering units based around the venue which will be open during the day. The clubhouse will have a disco on the Saturday evening.

Animals - Strictly no animals are allowed on site at any time.

Items not allowed in the campsite - Fireworks, Firewood, Chinese Lanterns, Scooters, Mini Motos, Quads. Drones

Waste & Litter - Please make use of the rubbish bags provided and, when full, dispose in the nearest skip. Extra bags are available at the campsite security hut.


Open fires are not permitted in the campsite. Barbecues are permitted but must be raised off the ground. Please dispose of coals and single-use barbecues (once cool) in the metal bins provided. Never leave a hot stove or barbecue unattended. Keep roadways clear at all times. Store fuel and generators away from ignition sources. Fire extinguishers are located at various fire points around the campsite. Use only in an emergency and raise the alarm immediately. Secure tents carefully in high winds.


In an emergency go straight to the security hut next to the campsite toilets.

Please note that music and noise is to be kept to a minimum after 23:00 in the Main Campsite. Any campers that persist in making excessive noise may be evicted from the campsite without refund of ticket fees.

Valuables and Security - Please be vigilant against theft. Personal items and valuables are left at your own risk and Knockhill Racing Circuit accept no responsibility for loss or damage sustained to these items.

Quiet Camp Zone - We have created a 'quieter' camping area for families. Please ensure that noise is kept to a minimum and respect fellow campers!

That's all for now, but if you do require additional information, please call the Circuit Office on 01383 723337. Hopefully we will see you all here for a fab weekend of racing

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