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Daily Archives: April 10th, 2016

Baggsy Abu Dhabi16aThe return to the UAE for the 2016 EXTREME Drift Allstars season opener at the world famous Yas Marina Circuit was a key date on the race calendar for Steve ‘Baggsy’ Biagioni. After a taste of the UAE drift scene back in January at King Of Nations in Fujairah, Baggsy and his team knew all the stops would have to be pulled out in the land where big power talks. With a healthy line up of drivers and a demanding Formula One track to take on, it was time to call in the heavy artillery.   Read More »

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Morrison pre-Somerset16Cottesmore rally driver George Morrison will head to Minehead this weekend to begin his assault on the 2016 BTRDA Rally Challenge at the Somerset Stages Rally (16th April). The HM Forces Engineer will once again use his familiar MG ZR to contest the series which offers a mixture of loose surface and asphalt rallies in seven rounds across the UK. Read More »

Sam Bilham pre-Somerset162014 MSA RSF Young Driver of the Year Sam Bilham will head to the South West this weekend in a bid to stay on top of the BTRDA Fiesta ST Trophy standings at the third round of the series, the Somerset Stages Rally. After a solid result on the opening two rounds, the Reis Motorsport Insurance backed ace heads both the ST Trophy and the hotly contested BTRDA Production Cup, with co-driver Richard Crozier. Read More »

Maxime Soulet and Andy Soucek• Bentley Motorsport wins its debut Blancpain Sprint Series Cup race
• The qualifying race result put car #8 on pole for the main race
• Main race podium prevented by avoidable contact from competitor

Bentley Motorsport’s works team made its Blancpain Sprint Series Cup debut at Misano, this weekend, and won the first race of the event, putting the #8 Bentley Team M-Sport Continental GT3 on pole for Sunday’s main competition. Read More »

alanhealy16 (1)Mostly sunny and dry conditions greeted the crews at Cadwell Park and it was Ashley Field & Janice Moore (Darrian T90 GTR+) who opened up a commanding lead through the mornings stages. They held a 50 second advantage over 2015 winners David & Alice Tinn (MEM Proton Satria) by the end of stage 4 and looked good for the win. After going fastest again on stage 5 they were sidelined on stage 6 by a broken driveshaft, leaving Tinn with a manageable margin over the rest to take victory by 40 seconds. On the fateful 6th stage James Sharrock & Stuart Faulds (Escort MkII) moved ahead of Andrew Fenwick & Chris Lawrence (Satria Neo) and they were able to hold the position to take 2nd place by just 6 seconds. Read More »

Flookburgh rally star Aaron McClure will head to the seaside town of Minehead this weekend as he contests round three of the BTRDA Rally Series, the Somerset Stages (16th April). After a mixed start to the season so far, the Cumbrian is aiming to get his title hopes back on track as he contests the event in his familiar All Floors Express – Yokohama backed Mitsubishi E9. Read More »

– New TT Special and Black Edition Fireblades join Honda line-up
– TT Fireblade comes with race-inspired extras and TT tri-color paintjob
– Black Edition adds a host of dark refinement to CBR1000RR Fireblade

This weekend, the 2016 MCE British Superbike Championship kicked off, with the opening round at Silverstone.  To celebrate, Honda (UK) unveiled two new Fireblade Specials in front of the race-day crowd. Read More »