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Daily Archives: January 28th, 2013

2012 NGK Spark Plugs BRC Challenge champion driver Richard Sykes has been involved in four wheeled motorsport for a long time. But the Midlands businessman still loves it and took time to chat about his championship winning season ahead of defending his title.

Q: It has been some years since you won the BTRDA Rallycross championship in a Mini. What made you switch to rallying?

A: I had been Rallycrossing for about four years and initially really enjoyed it. There are only a small number of circuits, but two things spring to mind that made my mind up to try something different. Read More »

Intensive Rallysprint and asphalt rally action over two weekends, mixed with laid-back beachside fun in the sun await competitors, families and friends this August (15th to 28th inclusive).Barbados pre2013 Read More »

Skoda Arctic13Andreas Mikkelsen marked a brief return to SKODA with a crowd-pleasing second place finish on the Lapland Arctic Rally in Finland (25-26 Jan).

Driving the same Fabia S2000 that took him to victory on the 2011 Cyprus Rally, Andreas entered the event as part of preparations for his 2013 WRC programme with Volkswagen Motorsport. Read More »

The Ennstal-Classic has become a cult event! – “Driving in the last paradise” – for cars built before 31 December 1972. The 21st edition will feature a new event – the RACECAR-TROPHY.

The RACECAR-TROPHY is an independent competition, which takes place on the three Ennstal-Classic days (Thursday 18 to Saturday 20 July), at three locations in and around Grobming (where the paddock is situated).

Organisers Michael Glockner and Helmut Zwickl developed the RACECAR-TROPHY for those who are of the opinion that the Ennstal-Classic is too long, but want to drive their historic racing-jewels and rallye-cars in a sprint-competition. Read More »

– Britain’s Oliver Jarvis achieves GT class win on US race debut
– Alex Job Racing and APR Motorsport complete one-two success for the Audi R8 GRAND-AM
– All three race teams in contention for victory until the end

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