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Monthly Archives: October 2012

British Rally Championship regular Alex Parpottas will contest his home event this weekend as he tackles the Tempest Rally, which will wrap up the youngster’s season in his Buzz Sweets supported Fiesta R2.  Parpottas, 19 from Hoddesdon in Hertfordshire has been campaigning the AVS Motorsport Fiesta in the hotly contested British Championship and Fiesta Sport Trophy during 2012 and is relishing the chance to push for the win of the 2wd section of the event. Read More »

On Saturday 17th November, Stuart Turner will be guest speaker at an evening hosted by the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu.

Stuart will be talking about a lifetime in motorsport, including being British champion, navigator, winning the RAC Rally with Erik Carlsson, managing the BMC team when Minis were winning Monte Carlo Rallies and later, running Ford’s motorsport operations when the Escort was supreme. Read More »

The MSA British Rally Championship is delighted to announce Professional Motor Mechanic magazine (PMM) as its brand new official Technical Media partner for the 2013 season.

With a circulation of nearly 67,000 per month, this free magazine is supported by many of the major aftermarket parts and equipment suppliers and helps independent garages and technicians keep up-to-date with industry related news, technical information and repair advice, new products and equipment, business and legislation changes and more. Read More »

– Citroën Racing proudly presents DS3 WRC-inspired DS3 Regional Rally Car (RRC) for private drivers
– RRC products can be used in championships below WRC level, including ERC and some national championships
– Visually different, with slight changes under the bonnet, the RRC otherwise maintains the key strengths of the DS3 WRC Read More »

The final round of the 2012 Kenyan National Rally Raid Championship will take place on Kedong Ranch this weekend and this two day event promises action aplenty as all defending champions have confirmed their attendance. All four categories still need to be resolved and as such a number of competitors on bikes, cars, buggies and quads are expected to make the trip to the shores of Lake Naivasha in the Great Rift Valley.

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Event sponsor Jock Armstrong celebrated his fifth Galloway Hills Rally win on Sunday but had to borrow a helmet from another driver to make it to the finish line.

Armstrong and co-driver Kirsty Riddick held a comfortable lead over Aberdeen’s Dave Weston Jnr as they drove to the final stage in Cairn Edward forest.

Before they went into the stage, the Castle Douglas duo decided to clean out the boot of their Subaru Impreza, which was full of water, with the help of their support crew. Read More »

Bucking the national trend of reduced entries, 69 cars will line up at Dalby Forest on Sunday 4th November for the 10th running of the Malton Forest Rally. This is nine more than last year. Sponsored by MEM PROTON, who prepare Proton S2000 rally cars for the Asia Pacific and IRC championships, this is the 14th year that proprietor Chris Mellors, a former British rally champion, has supported Malton Motor Club events. Read More »

The MSA British Rally Championship will be represented at the VM Finnish Motorsport Show in Helsinki from 9th to 11th November, building on the historical draw the British series has for Scandinavian competitors.

BRC boss Mark Taylor and championship co-ordinator Caroline Reid will attend the show, the invitation extended by former Suzuki JWRC boss and event organiser Risto Laine. Read More »

Louise Cook from Maidstone competed in her fifth World Rally Championship round event of this weekend, Rally Italia Sardegna. It has been a steep learning curve and a massive financial hike to get on the bottom rung of the World Rally Championship ladder but Louise has not faltered.

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The penultimate round of the 2012 Motoscope Northern Historic Rally Championship takes place on Sunday 4th November when competitors will converge at Dalby Forest Visitor Centre for the MEM Malton Forest Rally. Read More »