Get ready for a weekend of non-stop high speed action as the British MotoGP once again heads for Silverstone instead of Donnington Park!
Event: British MotoGP
When: September each year
Where: Silverstone Race Circuit, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8TN
After a few years elsewhere Silverstone are very happy to welcome the MotoGP riders, paddock and fans back for this great event! There’s non-stop high-speed action over the weekend, with the intense rivalry almost certain to boil over after last year’s amazing championship thrills and spills are assured. If that was not enough, the weekend also hosts the Moto2 and Moto3 class events. Unless you are there to experience the smells, the unbelievable noise you have not experienced the true thrill of the race – it’s just not the same on TV!
Rent an RV to complete your British MotoGP Experience
If you’re heading to Silverstone and the MotoGP this year, then why not do it in comfort and style in one of our RVs based so close to the circuit you can smell burning rubber!
When the on-track excitement is over for the day over and you’ve come down a cog or two, you can soak up the atmosphere and parties, the chat and the shared love of bikes, but unlike others who will have to trek back to their hotel or spend the night in a tent, you can get the best of both worlds with the luxury and convenience of a motorhome.
When you rent one of our motorhomes it will be based in Empire RV’s very own private area at Whittlebury Park, the closest camping and accommodation spot available to the Silverstone circuit and an easy 10-minute drive from the M1 and M40. When you arrive, your vehicle will be ready and waiting with a parking spot right next to it.
Our all-inclusive service includes 24-hour support throughout your stay, with your very own Winnebago or American RV provided with bed linen, towels, kitchen equipment, TV/DVD systems, and all you need for a weekend living the high life in the Northamptonshire countryside. We can stock your cupboards on request and offer all our customers a complimentary welcome package, including tea, coffee, sugar, milk and other essentials. Sleeping between 2 and 10 people, our vehicles are the only way to really immerse yourself in the MotoGP weekend, with arrival and departure times flexible to suit your timetable.
- Delivery and collection
- Luxurious, secure, fully furnished accommodation
- Heating and air conditioning
- Toilet and hot shower
- Parking space included
- Fully prepared Winnebago hire – including bedding, cutlery and crockery and all service and site fees
- Shopping service (cupboards and fridge stocked prior to your arrival)
- Satellite TV, DVD, music player
- 24hr support from our team on-site
Silverstone food & drink
As you’d expect, Silverstone on race weekend caters for all tastes, from traditional hot food such as burgers, fish & chips and jacket potatoes to Paninis and sandwiches as well as vegetarian options too. In addition you’ll find licensed bars serving alcohol and other refreshments. If you do bring your own food and drink to the circuit, be aware that no glass bottles are allowed into the circuit and you will asked to leave any at the gates if you do bring them.
Where else to Stay
Camping, Hotels & Guest Houses
If you’ve decided that you’re going to camp this year for the Grand Prix, we would of course recommend Whittlebury Park for a total F1 experience and it’s location close to the Silverstone circuit. There are however other campsites available, all listed on the Silverstone Circuit’s website. There’s a range of hotel options within easy reach of the Silverstone site too.
How to get there
Silverstone is situated in the Northamptonshire approximately 90 miles north of central London and 60 minutes south of Birmingham. The circuit is easily accessed from the A43 dual carriageway which lies between the M1 (Junc 15a heading South) and the M40 (Junc 10 heading North.) For directions from your location the Silverstone website has a good interactive map.
If you are planning to park your car at the circuit, you will need to purchase a parking permit in advance for Saturday and Sunday. Motorcycles however can park free of charge.
Taxis can found at all train stations. There will also be a pick up and drop off point on Brackley Road in Silverstone Village. Given the number of people who will attending race weekend, it is advisable to book taxis in advance.
Megabus runs services direct to Silverstone during the MotoGP weekend from many major cities around the country, including London, Luton, Sheffield, Birmingham, Swansea, Portsmouth and many more. To check routes and book tickets please visit the Megabus website.
Of course, if we can help you with our motorhome or RV rental for this or any other event please do get in touch with our friendly staff >>