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Daily Archives: May 19th, 2015

Sara Williams Plains15aSara Williams and new co-driver Mark Glennerster marked the 2015 Plains Rally by winning in the FMP Challenge in support of the Wales Air Ambulance Service. After a strong performance guiding her V-Ex Virtual Exhibitions sponsored Group N Subaru Impreza through the Welsh forests; Sara achieved 4th in class and 14th overall. The FMP Challenge is a highly competitive event, with entrant numbers growing every year. The result adds to a long list of accolades for Sara, with her smooth driving style and the support of Team Brecon Motors instrumental in hers and Mark’s success. Read More »

Former World Rally Champions Hannu Mikkola and Stig Blomqvist reacquainted themselves with the awesome Audi quattro rallycar thrilling crowds at Knockhill in Scotland last weekend (16-17 May).

“Flying Finn” Mikkola, and his long standing co-driver Arne Hertz, plus “Super Swede” Blomqvist, drove a rare 30-year-old Audi Sport quattro S1 E2 at the McRae Rally Challenge, a special two-day rally event celebrating the 20th anniversary of Colin McRae’s World Rally Championship win and attended by 8,000 spectators. Read More »

Subaru Nurburgring15– Subaru WRX STI finishes first in-class during 2015 Nürburgring 24-Hour race
– Third-ever class win for Subaru at gruelling 24-Hour race

Subaru claimed an impressive class win at the famous Nürburgring 24-Hour race over the weekend, setting a blistering pace during one of the world’s toughest motor races. This is the third time that Subaru has claimed a class win at the Nürburgring 24-Hour race, following its victories in the 2011 and 2012 races. Read More »

– Amazing array of cars for special 25th anniversary parade
– Nine decades of motoring history take to the track
– ‘Silver Sunday’ marks Classic’s quarter century in glittering styleSilverstone Classic Silver Machines B Read More »

Harry Hunt Dakar16 (1)MINI UK is proud to announce British rally driver, Harry Hunt, as the new MINI brand ambassador and one of youngest contenders for the Dakar Rally 2016 title.

As part of the MINI ALL4 Racing team, London-based Hunt, 26, will drive 10,000 kilometres across deserts, mountains, sand dunes and salt flats through South America in the ultimate orienteering and endurance test. Read More »