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Daily Archives: August 14th, 2009

Herbert Civic09Former F1 racer Johnny Herbert has been signed to drive the Honda Civic Type R for the final three rounds of the British Touring Car Championship season. The Ex-F1 ace will race for Team Dynamics who have won the championship twice with Honda in the past five years.

Johnny, who won three times during his F1 career, will take over from James Thompson for the BTCC meets at Silverstone, Rockingham and Brands Hatch, with James’ last run in the Honda Civic coming this weekend at Knockhill. Read More »


All the cars in the R2 category are part of the Citroën Racing Trophy prize structure, so Cup follows class in the points table, and all four registered crews will make the trip across the Irish sea for the Ulster International Rally next weekend.

Irishman McCormack leads with a hat-trick of wins since the Pirelli, while second placed Jason Pritchard took the first round in his new C2 Max Kit car. McCormack has a six point lead over the 2008 champion and that should be some comfort as they head to his “home” event. Read More »

evo pre-ulster09a– Ulster International Rally – 21st & 22nd August 2009
– Irish and UK Evo Challenges meet for the first time on same event
– Series leader Neil McCance forced to miss home event, which means one of three crews tying for second may come out on top
– John McGlaughlin targets hat-trick of wins
– UK Champion Daniel Barry joins Irish Evo series Read More »

evo pre-ulster09– Ulster International Rally – 21st & 22nd August 2009
– UK and Irish Evo Challenges meet for the first time on same event
– 2009 Champion Daniel Barry gets set to equal record number of wins in one season
– Nik Elsmore looks to move into second place
– Second asphalt event of the season as UK Mitsubishi series joins MSA British Rally Championship for the first of two rounds Read More »