Motorsport APPG

First Registered: 29/03/2017 • Last updated on: 27/01/2021

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To support motorsport.

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Recent Documents related to Motorsport

1. Connected and Automated Vehicles in the UK: 2020 information booklet
26/10/2020 - Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CCAV)
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Found: CAVs, including Mobility-as-a-Service 9UK motorsport and automotive excellence Since the modern era

2. HiETA: lightweight heat recovery technology through 3D printing
25/08/2017 - Innovate UK
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Found: Range Extender (MiTRE) project, led by Delta Motorsport. It proved that additive manufacturing could

3. Health Protection (Coronavirus, International Travel) (England) (Amendment) (No. 20) Regulations 2020
23/10/2020 - Secondary Legislation

Found: (xix)“European Tour - Scottish Championship”; (xx)“Motorsport UK – British Rallycross Championships”; (xxi)“British

4. Health Protection (Coronavirus, International Travel) (England) (Amendment) (No. 25) Regulations 2020
20/11/2020 - Secondary Legislation

Found: horse-racing” (ix)“Churchill Stakes horse-racing” (x)“Motorsport UK – Walter Hayes Trophy” (xi)“BTRA Truck Racing

5. Oxfordshire Advanced Skills centre officially opened
30/10/2019 - UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA)
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Found: Ross Brawn – who enjoyed a successful career in motorsport including at Benetton and Ferrari and is now

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Motorsport

1. Northern Ireland Motorsport Taskforce Report
15/07/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: the attention of the House the Northern Ireland motorsport taskforce report. I do so 24 hours after the - Speech Link
2: constituency also features highly when it comes to motorsport. At Kirkistown, we have motorbikes, racing cars - Speech Link
3: resourced. Of course, they enhance the development of motorsport in Northern Ireland. If young kids who are starting - Speech Link

2. Sport Sector: Financial Support
19/11/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: horseracing. There is also up to £6 million for motorsport, up to £4 million each for netball, basketball - Speech Link
2: I welcome the £6 million announcement for motorsport in particular. There is currently no certainty - Speech Link

3. Oral Answers to Questions
10/01/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: has the potential to shut down UK and European motorsport industries. We take it very seriously. Of course - Speech Link
2: Minister’s response. From my conversations with the Motorsport Industry Association, I know that it cannot sing - Speech Link
3: Williams, McLaren—this country has a £10 billion motorsport industry. These ill-judged arrangements might - Speech Link

4. Motorsport Tyre Manufacturing
26/02/2014 - Westminster Hall

1: Queen Victoria was on the throne when the Dunlop Motorsport factory first produced tyres. The factory has - Speech Link
2: Dismay has also been expressed by the £9 billion motorsport industry. Dismay has been expressed at the highest - Speech Link

5. Armed Forces: Biofuels
31/03/2014 - Lords Chamber

1: relating to fuels and materials starts from the motorsport industry? Have the Armed Forces picked up any - Speech Link
2: him that we are working very closely with the motorsport industry, which—as the noble Lord knows better - Speech Link

6. UK Automotive Industry
01/04/2014 - Westminster Hall

1: but we must sadly mourn the fact that Dunlop Motorsport is leaving these shores after 125 years of production - Speech Link
2: Staffordshire mentioned, namely the role of the motorsport and performance engineering industries in the - Speech Link

7. Alternative Fuelled Vehicles: Energy Provision
06/10/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: invest in it the power to make changes locally. Motorsport, of which I am a huge fan, needs to race in this - Speech Link

8. Technical and Vocational Qualifications
18/06/2014 - Written Statements

1: students will study tech levels in engineering, motorsport vehicle technology, IT and construction.Blackpool - Speech Link

9. Milton Keynes: 50th Anniversary
25/01/2017 - Westminster Hall

1: are fast becoming a centre of excellence in the motorsport industry. In technology, we innovate some of - Speech Link

10. Oral Answers to Questions
06/03/2014 - Commons Chamber

1: in which exports are great for Britain is the motorsport sector. That is to be applauded. However, does - Speech Link
2: We will continue to do what we can. However, motorsport is an important and large business sector. I - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Motorsport
1. Motor Sports: Females
asked by: Gavin Shuker
... what steps he is taking to promote women’s participation in motorsport.

2. Motor Sports
asked by: Karl McCartney
... what recent meetings he has had with representatives of motorsport; and what the outcomes of those meetings were.

3. Motor Sports: Saudi Arabia
asked by: Caroline Nokes
... whether he plans to hold discussions with British motorsport organisations on their commitments to women’s rights in advance of the 2021 Saudi Arabian grand prix.

4. Motor Sports: Saudi Arabia
asked by: Caroline Nokes
... Prince Turki bin Abdullah and other political detainees.

5. Motor Vehicles: Insurance
asked by: Greg Knight
... on insurance for motorised vehicles used off-road.

Latest Questions
8 Current APPG Officers
Karl McCartney Portrait
Karl McCartney
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Lincoln
Joined: 29th March 2017
Greg Smith Portrait
Greg Smith
Conservative - Buckingham
Joined: 20th May 2020
Lord Hain Portrait
Lord Hain
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 4th November 2020
4 APPG Memberships
Football Club , Formula One , Motor , Post Offices
Tracey Crouch Portrait
Tracey Crouch
Vice Chair
Conservative - Chatham and Aylesford
Joined: 20th May 2020
James Wild Portrait
James Wild
Vice Chair
Conservative - North West Norfolk
Joined: 20th May 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Karl McCartney MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.


Public Enquiry Point:

Mark Ramsdale, MR Sport, c/o Karl McCartney MP, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA



MR Sport acts as the group's secretariat.

Group's Website:

Benefits in Kind
2 Mar 2020
MR Sport
Secretariat   From : 05/02/2020 To : 04/02/2021
2 Mar 2020
MR Sport

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Motorsport APPG

Former APPG Officers
Alec Shelbrooke Portrait
Alec Shelbrooke
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Elmet and Rothwell
Joined: 29th March 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017
2 APPG Memberships
Formula One , Surgical Mesh
Paula Sherriff Portrait
Paula Sherriff
Labour - Former Member for Dewsbury
Joined: 29th March 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Craig Mackinlay Portrait
Craig Mackinlay
Conservative - South Thanet
Joined: 29th March 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017