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Ahead of the curve

How UK motorsport technology and innovation can benefit your company.


Ahead of the curve: How UK Motorsport technology and innovation can benefit your company

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The UK is the undisputed world leader in global motorsport. Dominant in Formula 1, it is the home of Formula E and the leading international supplier to racing series from China to the USA.

The cutting-edge technology developed in the UK’s Motorsport Valley® is increasingly finding applications in other industries. Organisations in sectors as varied as defence and healthcare are taking advantage of UK motorsport’s unique ability to find rapid solutions to complex challenges.

This publication covers:

  • a timeline of British motorsport
  • motorsport statistics
  • a list of main companies in Motorsport Valley®
  • automotive technology
  • how this technology is being used in other industries

This was published originally by UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) which has since moved to the Department for International Trade (DIT).

Published 16 January 2015