Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe powered by AWS

Saturday 04 - Sunday 05 May 2024

Brands Hatch (GP)

Event Timetable Opening Times

Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS returns to Brands Hatch for a full weekend of top class supercar racing on the full Grand Prix circuit this May.

Megastar drivers including global motorcycling icon Valentino Rossi will line-up on a grid which has previously featured former Grand Prix and Le Mans racers. The cars are incredible too, with mouth-watering machinery from Mercedes-AMG, Lamborghini, BMW and more likely to feature at Brands Hatch’s signature international event.

The GT World Challenge cars will top the bill with a pair of hour-long races, featuring driver changes and lots of drama. There will be a full support race line-up across the two days too, along with a major supercar show, Supercar Collective, with full details included below.

Tickets will be available on the gate

Under 13s Go Free!

Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe powered by AWS

Saturday 04 - Sunday 05 May 2024

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Admission Prices – Please note under 13s are admitted free of charge

Weekend Admission (Saturday - Sunday)

  • Practice Sessions
  • Qualifying
  • Two GT World Challenge Races
  • Plus Support Classes
Adult Ages 16 and above

£52.00 Gate Only

Teen Ages 13 - 15

£30.00 Gate Only

Senior Citizen Ages 65 and above

£37.00 Gate Only

Saturday Admission

  • Practice Sessions
  • Qualifying
  • Plus Support Classes
Adult Ages 16 and above

£25.00 Gate Only

Teen Ages 13-15

£15.00 Gate Only

Senior Citizen Ages 65 and above

£18.00 Gate Only

Sunday Admission

  • Two GT World Challenge Races
  • Plus Support Classes
Adult Ages 16 and above

£36.00 Gate Only

Teen Ages 13 - 15

£21.00 Gate Only

Senior Citizen Ages 65 and above

£28.00 Gate Only

Race Event Extras

Brands Shuttle Bus Ticket

Order a return ticket online for this new service. Operates every 30 minutes between 8am and 8pm (Sunday only) between the circuit and Swanley train station. More Info.

£5.00 Gate Only

Programme

Save money and order your souvenir race programme in advance. Simply claim it on the day from one of our selected programme booths or circuit shops.

£8.00 Gate Only

Southbank Parking

All general parking outside the venue is free of charge. Infield parking on Southbank (opposite the rear of the garages) is £5 per car on Saturday and £10 per car on Sunday, subject to availability. You will need to download a pass in advance by clicking here. Please note that motorcycles are not permitted.

£10.00 Gate Only

Grandstand Seating

Upgrade to the best view in the house! Paddock Hill will be open both days, while the Pit Straight and Desire Wilson grandstands will be open on Sunday. More stands will be added in due course.

Grandstand Information
=Paddock Hill Saturday

Paddock Hill Saturday

Watch all the qualifying and support race action from one of the most iconic views in world motorsport, as the cars charge down the start/finish straight before plunging down the steep Paddock Hill Bend.

Adult

£10.00 Gate Only

Under 16

£5.00 Gate Only

=Paddock Hill Sunday

Paddock Hill Sunday

Paddock Hill grandstand provides an ideal location to watch the start line action, as the field jostle for position heading into the first corner. The sweeping curves of Paddock Hill and Druids Hairpin are key places for breath-taking manoeuvres and dramatic incidents!

Adult

£15.00 Gate Only

Under 16

£10.00 Gate Only

=Pit Straight

Pit Straight

This grandstand offers a prime position to soak up the pre-race atmosphere and pit lane drama as well as the racing action. You will also have a bird’s eye view all the pit lane drama during the day. 

Adult

£12.00 Gate Only

Under 16

£8.00 Gate Only

=Desire Wilson

Desire Wilson

Desire Wilson grandstand brings you tantalisingly close to the start line drama, as it offers fantastic views down the start/finish straight and into Paddock Hill Bend.

Adult

£10.00 Gate Only

Under 16

£5.00 Gate Only

=Desire Wilson Covered

Desire Wilson Covered

These seats benefit from the shelter of the Brabham Stewart Hospitality building and offer some protection against the elements.

Adult

£25.00 Gate Only

Under 16

£25.00 Gate Only

What's On Track

=Fanatec GT World Challenge powered by AWS Sprint Cup

Fanatec GT World Challenge powered by AWS Sprint Cup

The Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe powered by AWS Sprint Cup is Europe's leading category for GT machines competing in races an hour long. With two races on the Sunday, mandatory pit stops and a grid likely to include Ferraris, Porsches and Lamborghinis, this event is not to be missed!

=Miata Trophy

Miata Trophy

Open to third generation and fourth generation MX-5s do battle on the GP circuit. Used around the globe as an alternative title for the Mazda MX-5, the word ‘Miata’ derives from the Old High German for ‘reward’ and both NC and ND class drivers will be well-rewarded in success, with a number of prizes offered throughout the campaign.

=Britcar Trophy Championship

Britcar Trophy Championship

The Britcar Trophy Championship will feature an exciting grid of top-end sports and saloon cars, including marques such as Porsche, BMW, Ginetta, Honda and Renault.

=Equipe Classic Racing – feat. Pre ’66 Sports & GT cars

Equipe Classic Racing – feat. Pre ’66 Sports & GT cars

Equipe Classic Racing will feature pre ’66 sports and GT cars with engines spread across five classic from under 1150cc to 2750cc. Cars run on Dunlop Historic Tyres to FIA appendix K specification. Expect to see a fabulous grid of classic cars featuring marques such as MG, Lotus, TVR and Triumph.

=CSCC New Millenium and Turbo Tin Tops

CSCC New Millenium and Turbo Tin Tops

The Classic Sports Car Club brings their New Millenium – open to post year 2000 production based cars, and Turbo Tin Tops Series – for turbo and supercharged front wheel drive cars.

=Classic & Modern Motorsport Club - Super Saloons & Tin Tops

Classic & Modern Motorsport Club - Super Saloons & Tin Tops

The Classic & Modern Motorsport Club will feature a bursting and eclectic grid of super saloons, tin tops and intermarques. Expect to see many local drivers racing for glory on the GP circuit.

What's Included

Supercar Collective - Sunday

Alongside Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS, Brands Hatch will host a distinct and captivating spectacle known as Supercar Collective. Brands Hatch will host a massive supercar display, showcasing a diverse lineup of cutting-edge and high-performance automobiles. If you own a supercar and wish to display - Click here to apply.

DRIVERS UNION DEMO SHOW - Sunday

Taking place on Sunday at 13:00 and 15:00, a select handful of the incredible supercars on display will participate in the Drivers Union Demo Show.

Trade Stands

A trade area will be in operation all weekend, with stalls selling parts, accessories and driver and team merchandise.

Adventure Playground

Check out the Brands Hatch adventure playground near the Kentagon restaurant, which has equipment for children of all ages from toddler to 14.

Free Pit Walk

The official pit walk will commence shortly after 9am on Sunday. Please note - due to the limited time available, we can't guarantee you'll be able to meet your favourite driver. Early queuing is recommended.

Go Karting - Sunday Only

You can also test your mettle with go-karting on a mini version of the Brands Hatch Indy circuit, located opposite the Megastore. £20 for ten minutes, open to those aged 8+, payable at the circuit. 

Free Parking

All general parking outside the venue is free of charge. Infield parking on Southbank (opposite the rear of the garages) is £5 per car on Saturday and £10 per car on Sunday, subject to availability. You will need to download a pass in advance by clicking here.

Enjoy the VIP Experience

Whether you're entertaining clients or celebrating a special occasion with family and friends, a hospitality package offers an exhilarating day out in fabulous surroundings. For booking enquiries contact 01474 875224 or [email protected].

Silver Hospitality

SUNDAY ONLY. Includes privileged parking and entrance to the circuit and a suite in the MotorSport Vision Centre. Each guest will receive a race programme and morning coffee and a full breakfast on arrival, followed by a two course lunch and a traditional afternoon tea and cakes. A pay bar is in operation within the suite.

Prices are £125.00 plus VAT per person.

Hospitality Information

Gold Hospitality

SUNDAY ONLY. Hospitality Includes: privileged parking, entrance tickets into circuit and suite, official programme, coffee and breakfast roll, two course lunch, afternoon tea and cakes, complimentary bar serving wines, beers and soft drinks. Please note Gold Hospitality requires a minimum booking of 20 guests.

Prices are £135.00 plus VAT per person.

Hospitality Information

Upgrade Your Ticket

We also have SuperView and Directors' Terrace viewing upgrades available this weekend.

=Directors` Terrace

£59.00 to £115.00

Directors` Terrace

Sample some of the best views in style, as you enjoy the action from above the crowds on the exclusive Directors' Terrace on the start/finish straight. Includes access to an adjoining indoor café. Please note: the price does not include venue admission.

=Superview - Raceday

£49.00 to £79.00

Superview - Raceday

Watch all the action in style from a weather-proof shared Brabham Stewart suite that overlooks the start/finish straight! Live timing screens and tea, coffee and biscuits all day are included. Children under 16 are discounted. Please note: Does not include circuit admission.

Weekend Camping

Why not make a weekend of it and stay on-site at Brands Hatch? We have a dedicated camping area with full facilities - just a short stroll from the racetrack.

Please note you will need to be in possession of a valid weekend admission ticket/pass in addition to a camping ticket in order to gain access to the campsite.

IMPORTANT: ELECTRICAL HOOK-UP IS NOT AVAILABLE ANYWHERE ON THE CAMPSITE.

General Area

Adult

£38.00 On The Gate

Teen Ages 13 - 15

£23.00 On The Gate

Child Aged under 13

FREE