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Daily Archives: January 7th, 2013

RAC at AutosportFive cars representing both the Roger Albert Clark Rally and the West Wales Rally Spares RAC Rally Championship will be on show at Autosport International at the Birmingham NEC (10-13 January).

Pride of place will go to the Ford Escort Mk2 that Marty McCormack and Phil Clarke took to a famous victory on the ninth Roger Albert Clark Rally. Joining the Escort on show will be the Datsun 240Z of Robert Close, the Ford Escort Mk2 of Dave Hemingway and the Vauxhall Nova of Nigel Barrett. On an adjoining stand will be the Alfa Romeo Sprint GT of John Everard. Read More »

Xtrac races into International Motorsport Business Week with new 1113 race car gearbox and hybrid 1010 road car transmission

– All new 1113 rally gearbox for the new R5 category to be launched at Autosport International
– ‘Race to Road’ technology transfer initiative includes application of F1 style seamless shift technology to help reduce vehicle carbon emissions
– Innovative 1010 hybrid automated manual transmission makes its UK debut

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After a phenomenal year in 2012, where System Store Solutions saw a consistent growth in the demand for design and installation of workshop storage solutions from both motorsport teams and engineering companies, they are delighted to announce they will be exhibiting at the Autosport International Show at Birmingham’s NEC, Stand 8740.

“2012 has been a really busy year for us,” commented David Price, MD of System Store Solutions.

“We have continued to provide storage solutions to the season’s F1 champions, Red Bull Technologies, as well as providing state-of-the-art installations for quite a few other F1 teams for both their workshops and their transporters, as well as completing work for teams such as Carlin, Comtec and Jordan Racing – and that’s just the tip of the iceberg for us. Read More »

Competitors in the West Wales Rally Spares RAC Rally Championship will have a chance of winning a share of a new award fund worth more than £2000 as part of the WWRS title sponsorship package for the championship.WWRS Extras Read More »

Nelson Panciatici (2)Last year, in his first experience of the MONTE CARLO rally, he came second in the R2 category. This year, Nelson PANCIATICI will be at the start of the 81st MONTE CARLO rally which takes place from January 16 to 20. Nelson will be driving a TWINGO RS R2 Evo provided by GLIESE Engineering Motorsport in the colours of EUROFORMULA, RALF TECH watches and P1 ADVANCED RACEWEAR.

Nelson Panciatici continues his apprenticeship in this discipline and he can count on the experience of his co-driver, René PADOVANI, who has backed him from his first steps in rallying. Read More »