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Daily Archives: February 8th, 2016

RhysYates_InActionBrettex Ford Fiesta R5 pilot Rhys Yates will contest this weekend’s Cambrian Rally in a bid to acquire additional seat time ahead of his 2016 MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) assault.  The Chesterfield rally ace will use the first round of the BTRDA rally series to gain valuable experience in the four wheel drive machine to ensure he is `match fit` ahead of the opening round of the BRC, The Mid Wales Stages in March. Read More »

AaronMcClure_in_actionFlookburgh rally ace Aaron McClure kicks off his 2016 rallying season this weekend as he heads to North Wales to contest the opening round of the BTRDA Rally Series, The Cambrian Rally.  The All Floors Express – Yokohama backed Mitsubishi E9 pilot will once again tackle the hotly contested Production Cup and the 21 year old has his sights firmly set on victory at the Llandudno based event. Read More »

WorldRX16 LitesThe 2016 RX Lites Cup – a one-make feeder series to the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy – will consist of seven events plus a standalone event in Canada. The seven rounds which make up this year’s calendar include Hockenheim, Belgium, Great Britain, Norway, Sweden, Barcelona and Latvia (Hockenheim and Latvia are new additions to the RX Lites schedule in 2016). Read More »

KTM Silverstone16aSilverstone Park is today proud to announce that KTM Sportmotorcycle UK, the world’s leading manufacturer of off-road motorcycles and the largest European motorcycle manufacturer, is to relocate its UK headquarters to new premises on the high-performance technology and motorsport (HPT&M) business estate.

The announcement of KTM’s move adds yet further credibility to asset manager MEPC’s development of Silverstone Park as a premier global business destination for the HPT&M sectors. Read More »

DS Virgin Buenos Aires16aIt took skill, it took patience and it took excellent team management, and so, after just four races, DS Virgin Racing claimed its first win of the season. And it was all done in incredible fashion.

“I’m just so delighted, I’m so happy for the whole team,” says Sam. “This is our first win as DS Virgin Racing, we have worked closely with DS Performance since the start of the season to better understand the car and after all this work I’m ecstatic I won on Saturday, not just for myself but for the entire team. This win is for everyone.” Read More »

We’re counting down the days to this year’s Race Retro at Stoneleigh Park from 26th to 28th February, and its shaping up to be the best yet. With a fantastic line-up of motorsport celebrations, two-days of high octane rallying, and everything you need for the coming season, get your Race Retro tickets now.Autosport Hill16a Read More »

Honda Neate16Andy Neate has signed with Team Dynamics to take the third driver position in the 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.  Partnering with triple champion Matt Neal and double champion Gordon ‘Flash’ Shedden, Neate will be driving a third factory Honda Civic Type R.

With the third car licence announced at the tail end of last year, today’s announcement ends speculation on the driver joining the championship winning team.

Having claimed the double last year with both the drivers and manufacturers championships, with Flash taking the championship to the wire by pipping Plato to the post by just four points in the last race at Brands Hatch, the Honda works team will be looking to successfully defend both their titles in the 2016 season, which kicks off at the start of April, again at Brands Hatch. Read More »