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Daily Archives: January 23rd, 2014

WWRS14 AwardsCompetitors in the West Wales Rally Spares R.A.C. Rally Championship will have a chance of winning a share of an award fund worth over £2000 as part of the WWRS title sponsorship package for the championship.

At each of the seven rounds of the championship, three £100 WWRS vouchers will be presented: one each to the first and last retirement on every rally and to one crew drawn from the hat at each round. Read More »

Williams EiggWilliams Advanced Engineering, the division of Williams that commercialises Formula One derived technologies, is embarking on a project to install flywheel energy storage technology in two remote Scottish island communities to help stabilise their power grids, improve energy efficiency and reduce emissions from non-renewable power sources. Read More »

WWRS14 SunbeamAfter a quarter of a century out of rallying, South Wales driver Dave Hopkins will return to the sport to campaign a Chrysler Sunbeam Ti in this season’s West Wales Rally Spares R.A.C. Rally Championship.

Hopkins rallied Ford Escorts in the mid-1980s, often on BTRDA events, but stopped in 1988 due to time and money pressures. Read More »

– Timo Scheider new team-mate of Mike Rockenfeller
– Jamie Green, Miguel Molina and Edoardo Mortara to swap teams too
– Dieter Gass: “Well-set for title defence project”

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McLaren Automotive continues to grow and strengthen the global retailer network with the appointment of the latest retail partner in Thailand. McLaren Bangkok is the eighth location in Asia for the British high performance sports car brand, and marks the 30th market worldwide.McLaren Bangkok Read More »

Now in its tenth year and forming part of the MSA British Rally Championship in 2014, the BRC Challenge Trophy is delighted to announce NGK Spark Plugs as its title sponsor for the third consecutive year.

NGK Spark Plugs has been partner to the British Rally Championship for many years and this commitment continues a successful relationship between the two parties.

Tim Howes, Deputy General Manager – Supply Chain & Technical Service for NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd: “NGK continues to be heavily involved in motorsport at all levels, supporting new and established competitors alike. Read More »

James Hunt Hall of Fame– 1976 world champion one of four new inductees for 2014
– Hunt family out in force to receive prestigious accolade

James Hunt will be one of four racing legends to be inducted into the coveted Motor Sport Hall of Fame later this month. Read More »