Land Rover BAR win in Japan and claim World Series title

Following a stunning final day performance in the final round of the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series (ACWS) Japan, Landrover BAR have became 2015-2016 ACWS Champions. They did it with a race to spare, creating a sufficient buffer that they could focus on winning the event in the final race.

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Duchess of Cambridge opens interactive ‘Tech Deck’ at Land Rover BAR

The Duchess — Royal Patron of Ben Ainslie Racing’s official charity the 1851 — joined BAR skipper Sir Ben Ainslie and Chairman of the 1851 Trust Sir Keith Mills, to conduct the official opening of the team’s interactive ‘Tech Deck’ Education Centre. The all new ‘Tech Deck’ offers a unique behind-the-scenes experience with …

Ben Ainslie Racing develop state-of-the-art simulator

The man leading the team behind BAR's (virtual) flying machine is Dr. James Roche, formerly of McLaren Applied Technologies, where he had worked on the design of the skeleton sled that Lizzy Yarnold used to slide to gold at the Sochi Winter Olympics.

Free resident tickets available for Portsmouth America’s Cup World Series event

Portsmouth residents will be able to attend the Thursday 23rd to Sunday 26th July 2015 event and gain access to the main festival site on Southsea Common, which will include a giant observation wheel, a sports and activity zone, a children and family zone, a retail zone, and an area with a stage and giant screens to take in all the sailing action as it happens.

David Cameron announces major investment in Portsmouth

David Cameron with Fleetlands maintenance workers. Credit Penny Mordaunt MP Prime Minister David Cameron has announced significant government investment in the UK’s defence capabilities in the region, including a major service support contract that will sustain 450 jobs. On a visit to Portsmouth, the PM also visited the …