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Monthly Archives: July 2013

Molly-Taylor-in-actionMolly Taylor codriven by Seb Marshall, on their Citroen DS3 R3T in the unmistakable United Business livery, will be at the start of the Barum Rally, eighth round of the European Rally Championship.

The town of Zlin, in the Czech Republic, will be the new scene where the strong Australian lady driver will compete, from August 31st to September 1st, will compete against some of the best drivers taking part in the European Championship. Read More »

Salon Privé 2013 has announced Runwild Media Group as the official Luxury Media partner to the event.

Runwild Media Group has been a proud media partner of Salon Privéfor the last three consecutive years and have signed up for a further three years.

Director of RWMG, Eren Ellwood commented: “We are delighted to work with Salon Privéfor the third year in a row. Salon Privéis the UK’s premier boutique motoring event and is great brand alignment for Runwild Media and its luxury publications. ”

The company’s portfolio of luxury publications, including The Mayfair Magazine, Canary Wharf, Kensington & Chelsea, Vantage and The City will also be present and distributed at the event. Read More »

Salon Privé is proud to announce a new addition to the show for 2013 – a stunning and unrivalled-in-the-UK collection of hyper cars.

The first manufacturers to sign up to this new collection with their hyper cars include Pagani, Koenigsegg, McLaren and Exagon Motors.    Read More »

– Record race entries, record crowds, record parades…
– Sparkling circuit action crowned by a new lap record
– Unprecedented numbers of classic cars on show

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r2r_speysideprevThe Rally2Raise team of Rachel Clark from Aberdeen and Caroline Lodge from Brampton are targeting a class podium when they contest the Speyside Stages rally next weekend.

The pair contested their first event together on the Scottish rally in June and they finished an excellent second in class in their E.Watson & Son, Pirelli, AW Motorsport and McPherson Document Solutions-supported Nissan Micra 1300. Read More »

Porsche 911 World Recordd– Fifty years of the Porsche 911 celebrated at Silverstone with a massed gathering of flat-six engined sports cars on Sunday (28 July)
– Planned by Porsche Club GB in partnership with Porsche Cars GB and Silverstone Classic
– Proceedings led by Mark Porsche, son of designer of the 911, F A ‘Butzi’ Porsche
– Total of 1,208 examples of the Stuttgart icon participated
– Porsche Cars GB ‘Project 50’ 911 race car competed on Saturday (27 July) Read More »

Skoda Sibui13– 3:12.8 minute lead over Francois Delecour
– Ten stage victories on a tricky course
– ŠKODA duo Kopecký and Dresler extend their lead in the ERC’s overall  standings

Jan Kopecký and Pavel Dresler (CZ/CZ) put on a superb performance to take their fourth victory of the FIA European Rally Championship (ERC) season at the Sibiu Rally in Romania. Read More »

If you missed the action from the MSA British Rally Championship’s first asphalt event of the year on Sky Sports, don’t worry. You can now see the whole programme on the championship’s website.

The one hour Jim Clark Rally was a ding-dong battle at the front between series leaders Jukka Korhonen/Marko Salminen and a fighting-fit Tom Cave/Ieuan Thomas, the Finns sneaking victory by just two seconds at the finish.

Alongside the fight at the top was that for the BRC’s RallyTwo podium, Irish pair Daniel McKenna and Arthur Kierans holding their nerve to beat Norwegian Steve Røkland and Brit James Aldridge after local Garry Pearson crashed out. Read More »

– The WRC resumes in Finland after a five-week halfway break
– Local racers, Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen, aiming for top points at the land of 1,000 lakes
– Dani Sordo keen to kick-start second half of season on a course he enjoys
– Kris Meeke and Chris Patterson to make their first WRC appearance of 2013 in Finland

After a break over the last few weeks, the World Rally Championship returns to action in Finland. At their home rally, flying Finns Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen will be aiming to claim another victory. Read More »

BTCC summer 13 breakBritain’s biggest motor racing championship visits Norfolk this weekend.

The second half of the 2013 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship gets underway this coming weekend (3/4 August) with rounds 16, 17 and 18 taking place at Snetterton in Norfolk. Read More »