Super Lap Scotland, Saloon Racing & Japanese Car Show

Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th June, 2019


Straight from the Land of the Rising Sun, on June 16th, our annual Japanese Car Show returns to Knockhill at a KMSC event that will have more car races than ever before with visiting championships!

Alongside the Japanese Show & Shine contest we have a whole host of track action in store for you. It’s the midpoint of the season for the Super Lap Scotland, Rockstar Chase Series racing and Scottish BMW Compact Cup Championships and they will also be supported by visiting series of the super fast and competitive Northern Saloon and Sports Car Championship and the Junior Saloon Car Championship. This schedule is truly bursting at the seams with action!

Super Lap Scotland, Saloon Racing & Japanese Car Show
Super Lap Scotland, Saloon Racing & Japanese Car Show
Super Lap Scotland, Saloon Racing & Japanese Car Show
Super Lap Scotland, Saloon Racing & Japanese Car Show

Showcar Registration

Nihon no jid?sha sh? e y?koso – Welcome to the Japanese Car Show, one of our most popular showcar events at Knockhill. This showcar event is open to all makes and models of Japanese car manufacturers, from Honda to Nissan and Subaru to Mitsubishi. We want anything Japanese you have on display here, with prizes and awards over a number of categories thanks to our sponsors We Restore Alloys and AutoSmart.

Event Information

This weekend sees the KMSC's biggest race weekend of the year with the SLS championships kicking up a gear as the season heats up, meanwhile our visiting series’ will be eager to make an impression on their trip north of the border. This event will have tonnes of saloon car action, and door to door racing. Saturday's competition action will take place on the anti-clockwise layout of the circuit while Sunday goes clockwise. In addition on Sunday we will have our annual Japanese Car Show!

This Japanese Show & Shine contest will boast a huge selection of some of the biggest names like Honda, Mitsubishi, Subaru, Toyota, Mazda, Nissan and many more. Come and see your favourite Japanese machines in the flesh or even display your own car. See some of Scotland's most popular and stunning modified and high performance machines competing to win prizes in a number of categories as one of our most popular events returns for 2019.

Add in some awesome lunch break entertainment on Sunday 16th, its going to be a cracking event day to see great racing, SLS action and 100's of show cars.

Event Overview

  • Japanese Show & Shine contest with a wide array of special machinery on display.
  • Super Lap Scotland, powered by Rockstar Energy Drink– Rounds 3 & 4 of the eight round Championship featuring some of the fastest modified cars in Scotland, battling to put their hands on the 2019 title.
  • Rockstar Energy Chase Series - The pinnacle of the day, an all-or-nothing race open to all Super Lap Scotland classes and based on a time aggregate format to ensure an open playing field.
  • *NEW* Scottish BMW Compact Cup – This single make series returns to Knockhill for 2019 and will support all Super Lap Scotland events. Each car runs the same engine, gearbox, suspension and tyres, so the competition is super close. With the door to door racing you expect from saloon cars, this championship is sure to provide entertainment in bulk!
  • Northern Saloon & Sports Car Championship – This popular series from the North of England returns for another event at Knockhill. Expect big grids of many different types of saloon and sports cars competing together. The racing is fast but friendly!
  • Junior Saloon Car Championship – This exciting series is worth following, as it nurtures Britain’s next generation of Motorsport champions. Open to teenagers of 14-17 years of age, they compete in like for like Citreon Saxos, displaying great skill and commitment!

If you have any questions or feedback please contact our friendly team at

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Gate Opening Times

Gates on Sunday open at 8.00am

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 Tourist Board direction signage.

The drop off area for taxi's etc. will be at the main gate.


All parking is on site, you can drive all around the outside of the circuit to view from your preferred area.

Disabled Parking

For disabled spectators you can drive around the outside of the circuit and also in the disabled parking area overlooking the hairpin.

The weather

Always a topical subject at Knockhill, quite simply, come prepared for all weathers. We would say the same if the forecast was for blistering sunshine.

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

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 07941 808552.
  • 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 from 7.30am to 5pm if you need any help or assistance, you can pop in or call on 01383 723337.
  • 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.
  • Karting - pre-booking is advised as 'arrive and drive' is not always available.

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 motorsport entertainment.

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Showcar Booking Form

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SLS June Programme

Looking forward to Round 3 & 4 of the 2019 SLS Championship powered by Rockstar Energy Drink this weekend (15/16 June). On the SLS bill we also have Scottish BMW Compact Cup, Northern Saloons and Sports Car and Junior Saloon Car Championship racing. We'll host Round 2 of the Rockstar Energy Chase Series and we'll have over 100 Japanese cars in our show car area competing for those show 'n' shine trophies. Join us for a busy, busy weekend of action at Knockhill.


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