The new European Le Mans Series season gets underway this weekend at Paul Ricard in the south of France. Nissan driver, Lucas Ordonez, makes his debut for the championship-winning Greaves Motorsport team, alongside Alex Brundle and Tom Kimber-Smith. Read More »
Over the weekend of 30 June – 1 July 2012 a team of 5 people from the automotive industry will be taking part in the Le Mans 24 hour Kart race with the aim of raising £10,000 for BEN the automotive industry charity. Read More »
The HRDC will dedicate its full programme of five historic races at the Castle Combe ‘Historica’ meeting on 9 April to the achievements of Alan Mann, who passed away on 21 March.
HRDC Race Director Julius Thurgood relays: “Alan Mann was a great friend and mentor to me and his encouragement towards the formation of the HRDC was inspirational, especially when the going was tough. His consistent encouragement and conviction that the HRDC ethos of serving the historic race driver was worthy of his support has inspired me to take this project forward to the highest level. Read More »
Our focus once again was on the Historic rally and with the stage cancellations that hit the International event, we made the right choice. It was a fine follow up win for Nick Elliott & Dave Price (Escort MkII) who were pushed hard by Julian Reynolds & Patrick Walsh (Escort MkI). The victory margin was only just over 16 seconds which was a fantastic achievement for Reynolds in older technology. Kevin Davies & Dale Furniss (Escort MkII) completed the podium with 2nd place in the classics. The Historic category went the way of Rikki Proffitt & Phill Harrison (911) but only by 18 seconds after a fine drive by Dessie Nutt & Geraldine McBride (911). Read More »