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Daily Archives: January 12th, 2013

‘Hi everyone, It’s Michał from Lotos Team WRC here and in true Motorsport Italia style, I’ll be your ‘host’ for Rallye Monte Carlo!

‘I’m really excited about joining the WRC category. It’s my dream come true. I’m especially happy to have the chance to compete on all 13 rounds of the 2013 WRC Calendar. I never thought it would be possible and I think that’s the ambition of any rally driver. Having competed in the JWRC, SWRC and PWRC, I can’t wait to check my performance against the other WRC drivers and see how I do. Read More »

brands13 (18)Our 2nd visit to the Brands Hatch Stages saw near arctic temperatures but thankfully a largely dry day. The battle on the track though was hot all day. Paul King & Alicia Miles (Escort MkII) set the initial pace and led after setting fastest time on the opening pair of stages. But by stage 6 they had been reeled in by Dean Thomas & Mark Burt in their Darrian Dev-tec Mk8. Thomas held on but was under pressure from Jeremy Straker & Simon May (Darrian T90) who went fastest on stage 7 to leave just 10 seconds separating he top 3, going into the final stage. Thomas went off at Graham Hill bend but kept his cool to eventually win by just 8 seconds. Read More »