G40 Cup
Competitive Entry Level Racing

G40 Cup

The competition for newly-qualified drivers

Eligible for the G40 Cup series as well as numerous MSA championships, the G40 Cup car is an evolution of the G40 GRDC car, upgraded to allow drivers to extract more from the platform, and themselves.

The Car

£35,000 +VAT


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The car

The G40 Cup Car

An evolution of our G40 GRDC car, the G40 Cup car adds slick tyres to an already compelling platform.

  • Sealed Ford 1800cc 4-cylinder Zetec producing 135bhp
  • Ginetta throttle body
Optional Extras
  • VBOX OLED display
  • Schroth harnesses
  • Tillett seat
  • T45 tubular chassis and integral safety cage built to FIA standards
  • FIA approved driver’s seat and harnesses
  • ATL 45 litre FIA approved fuel cell
  • Performance 5 speed syncro-mesh gearbox
  • Sealed Quaife ATB differential
  • Controlled slick racing tyres
  • Controlled adjustable damper
  • Rear wing
  • 7” x 17” wheels
  • Two camera V-box logging system
  • Internal soundproofing
  • Air conditioning

The package

The 2020 G40 Cup Series

The ideal springboard to propel you quickly up the Ginetta ladder, running alongside the Ginetta Racing Drivers Club, the G40 Cup boasts large grids of competitive, single-make racing on the UK’s best GP circuits, for competitors of similar driving ability and experience. Running as a support series to the prestigious British GT Championship, the G40 Cup offers excellent exposure in a high profile paddock for a fraction of the cost.

Series Entry

5,950 +VAT

Included in driver package & entry fee
  • 15 round championship
  • Six race weekends as part of the British GT calendar
  • Complementary hospitality at all events
  • Ginetta parts and technical support at every round
  • Post event TV coverage
  • Post event race report across motorsport press
  • Tight technical controls to ensure parity between cars
  • PR and social media guidance
  • Ginetta Track Pack Membership
  • Complimentary 90-minute session at our in-house simulator, SIMTrack Driver Performance Centre
Race format
  • 2020 Calendar

    Championship Launch Day - Silverstone - 19th March
    Oulton Park - 1st/ 2nd August
    Donington Park GP- 15th / 16th August
    Brands Hatch GP - 29th / 30th August
    Donington Park GP - 19th / 20th September
    Snetterton - 3rd / 4th October

  • Friday

    Optional testing

  • Saturday and Sunday

    1 x 20 minute qualifying
    3 x 15 minute race

Championship Prizes
  • Overall

    Free entry into the 2021 Ginetta GT5 Challenge

  • Runner-up

    Half price entry into the 2021 Ginetta GT5 Challenge

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I've completed a full season of racing and I am no longer classed as a 'novice'. Now I feel ready to move up to the G40 Cup. None of this would have happened without Ginetta making it easy to get involved in motorsport through the GRDC.

David Holloway

G40 Cup Driver, 2017