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Daily Archives: February 17th, 2014

Spey 3Where one season ends another begins and after an unbelievably successful first year in forest Stage rallying Blair Brown aged 18 from Muckhart , Kinross is ready to embark on a new and bigger journey in Scottish forest stage rallying. Blair will still be competing in his trusty Peugeot 205 1.6 GTI, named Polly, along with Co-driver Richard Simmonds from Duns. Read More »

In a finish worthy of a Hollywood movie, the ground-breaking Road to Mandalay rally was won on the end of a rope!

Driving a 1968 Volvo 142S, popular Portuguese couple Jose and Maria Romao de Sousa took the lead midway through the three-week H&H Classic Rallies event, following the retirement of previous leaders Gerd and Birgit Buehler, whose 1936 BMW 327/38 suffered engine damage on a regularity section around the spectacular Bagan Temple Zone.

After almost 1500 trouble-free miles, the Volvo crew approached the finish at Yangon (Rangoon) with a comfortable 39-second lead over the 1971 BMW 2800 CS of Roger Allen and Maggie Gray, but were sidelined within a mile of the flag by a broken throttle linkage. Read More »

World RallyX Eurosport– Eight of 12 rounds during inaugural campaign to benefit from live coverage in the UK
– British Eurosport a key partner to motorsport’s newest FIA-endorsed World Championship
– More than 20 hours of primetime, high-octane race coverage in 2014

The new-for-2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will benefit from live television coverage in the UK for the majority of races in its inaugural season. Read More »

Audi Le Mans efficiency– New LMP1 regulations set standards in racing
– Audi R18 e-tron quattro more efficient than ever before
– WEC rules represent fundamental change of thinking in motorsport

The changes to the Technical Regulations of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) for the 2014 season can justifiably be called a revolution. Read More »

– Designed and developed to give the enthusiast driver the ultimate in luxury, engagement and excitement
– The McLaren 650S will offer the widest breadth of capabilities of any supercar
– Coupé and Spider, with electrically retractable hardtop, to be available from Spring 2014 launch
– Joins McLaren’s range of supercars above 12C, which continues on sale
– Uniquely enhanced active aerodynamics and ProActive Chassis Control systems optimise the capabilities and usability

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– 2011 GT Academy winner to compete in GP3 with Arden International after just two seasons of racing
– Mardenborough joins intensive driver development programme with Infiniti Red Bull Racing
– Nissan PlayStation GT Academy now confirmed as a genuine alternative route into professional motorsport

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