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Daily Archives: May 11th, 2015

Gamble made a fantastic British Rallycross debut at the weekend, where he finished a very credible 2nd place in the Super 1600 category, a result he is over the moon with after gong into the event completely blind.

The Kumho Tyres backed driver lead the S1600 final from the start, beating front runner and main rival; Craig Lomax, until the car developed an engine fault caused by overheating, but he still managed to clinch a brilliant 2nd place in the event in the Jam Motorsport ran Suzuki Swift. Read More »

Abarth Harewood15Abarth’s potent 695 biposto – “the most Abarth of all Abarths” – made its UK racing debut last weekend (9-10 May), celebrating with a class win and runner-up place.

Driven by motoring journalists Alisdair Suttie and David Finlay, and entered in the Class A1 Road-going production cars up to 2000cc class, the stunning grey biposto, complete with “dog-ring” gearbox, attracted the attention of spectators and racers alike at the BARC Harewood Speed Hiilclimb in Yorkshire. Read More »

Bentley Continental GT3• Works Continental GT3s ready to face the ADAC Zurich 24-Hour Race at the famous Nürburgring Nordschleife
• Team and cars prepared for their toughest challenge yet
• Bentley Boys joined by Nordschleife specialists

Bentley Motorsport is making final preparations for its toughest challenge since the start of its Continental GT3 programme, the ADAC Zurich 24-Hour Race, held on the most famous racetrack in the world – Germany’s Nürburgring Nordschleife. A pair of Works Bentleys will contest the race, joined by a third car entered by Bentley’s European Works-Supported operation, Bentley Team HTP. Read More »

Louise Cook TrophyTrophy buyer turns sponsor in a bid to rescue Kent Rally Driver Louise Cook’s promising career. Louise contested the World Rally Championship to great success in 2012 whilst making World Rally history in becoming the first female to gain a non-gender based FIA Rally Title. This came with many sacrifices for Cook, parting with her beloved trophies was one of those sacrifices, including her British Female Rally Champion Trophy. Read More »

Jordan pre-Lydden15– Andrew Jordan targets first World RX win for British driver
– BTCC champion revs up for more Lydden Hill success
– Local heroes challenge World Championship regulars
– Significant savings available on advance tickets

Andrew Jordan is aiming to emulate Lewis Hamilton by scoring a glorious World Championship motor sport victory on home soil when he contests the Motorsport News World RX of Great Britain at Lydden Hill over the forthcoming Spring Bank Holiday weekend (23-24 May). Read More »

– First start of the new GT sports car in the 24-hour race
– Audi represented in the ‘Green Hell’ with four teams
– Strong line-up with seasoned WEC, DTM and GT campaignersAudi pre-Nurburg15 Read More »

Jason Plato and Adam Morgan also score wins at Thruxton.

The Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship race-winning spoils were shared between Gordon Shedden, Jason Plato and Adam Morgan at Thruxton. Read More »

Aaron McClure aims to secure a second podium after successful Somerset outing.

Flookburgh rally driver Aaron McClure will head to Wales this weekend as he resumes his assault on the REIS-Ravenol BTRDA Rally Series in his Allfloors Express – YOKOHAMA Mitsubishi E9. The 20 year old 2300 Club John Easson Award winner will contest the fourth round of the series, the Welshpool based Plains Rally. Read More »