Charlotte, NC-based photographer Jamey Price shot the Britcar 24hr race in Silverstone, UK.
Britcar 24 is a bit of a legend in the motorsport world. Itâ€™s not nearly as prestigious as Le Mans or Nurburgring, but it has itâ€™s own cult following of amateur and professional racers wanting to tame Britainâ€™s famous Grand Prix track for 24 Â hours in all sorts of weather conditions.
Though I was not able to photograph the entire race, I was able to shoot the first 9 hours before I left for Rockingham to cover British Touring Cars. Silverstone is a vast expanse of flat tarmac making it a challenge to shoot, but itâ€™s history as a Formula One track with some of the best corners known to racing made it a fairly exciting place to be for an American motor racing fanaticâ€¦.like me. The wide diversity of cars entered in the race made for an exciting mix of speed and variation. However, there was one shocking thing lacking from the Britcar24. Noise.
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