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Daily Archives: September 12th, 2016

brown-in-actionRochdale rally ace Steve Brown will take on one of the toughest events in the British Rallying calendar as he contests this week’s Rally Isle of Man.  After tackling the Flanders International Rally Challenge in 2016, Brown will now turn his attentions to the three day event and will be vying for class N1 honours across the infamous Manx roads in his unique Nissan Micra Kit Car. Read More »

yates-07Brettex Site Services backed rally ace Rhys Yates will make the trip across the Irish Sea this week to tackle the final round of the MSA British Rally Championship, Rally Isle of Man.  After six hard fought rounds across the British Isles the Chesterfield driver has impressed onlookers in his inaugural year in the series and will look to beat his season best result of sixth on the closed public Manx roads during the three day event. Read More »

The drive by McLaren GT Factory Driver Rob Bell to the flag headlined a clean sweep in the GT3 and GT4 classes for McLaren GT customer team Black Bull Ecurie Ecosse in the 2016 British GT Championship season finale at Donington Park. The result marked the first win of the season for the 650S GT3 in the championship and the second for the 570S GT4, concluding a highly successful developmental season for the newest model. The second consecutive victory for Haggerty and Mitchell saw the pair claim second in the British GT4 Drivers championship – Silver and third overall in the British GT4 Drivers championship.

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peugeot-pre-barcelona16aFresh off the back of their strong performance in France, the PEUGEOT 208 WRX toreadors are fired-up for more action as the 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship moves on to Barcelona. Round 9 of the 2016 campaign takes place at the same venue that hosts Formula 1’s Spanish Grand Prix, and Team Peugeot Hansen is ready to dig deep to secure a seventh consecutive podium finish on September 17-18. Read More »

– JD Classics took two wins at the legendary Goodwood Revival, including a win in the iconic RAC TT Celebration race
– The JD Classics team also took victory in the Sussex Trophy, marking two victories from two pole positions
– A major sponsor of the Revival for the second consecutive year, JD Classics had five cars competing and two on static display; a Lamborghini Miura SV and the Le Mans Fiat Bartoletti transporter

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rac-pre-iom16The Fuchs Lubricants R.A.C. Historic Asphalt Rally Championship heads to Rally Isle of Man this weekend (15-17 September) for the championship’s only double-header of the season.

Running in conjunction with the BHRC are rounds four and five of the new championship. Along with the early championship contenders, several crews have joined the fray in recent weeks and the scene is set for a very competitive rally. Read More »

hexagon-mercedes16a– Hexagon is delighted to offer for sale an incredibly rare, right-hand-drive Mercedes-Benz 280 SE 3.5 Cabriolet
– The stunning example could well be the only right-hand-drive convertible 280 on sale in the world today
– Car is offered in near-concours condition, having been the subject of a highly detailed restoration by Sleeping Beauties of Brisbane
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– Edoardo Mortara wins in DTM’s 50th visit to the Eifel
– Mortara, Ekström and Müller thrill crowd with comebacks
– 50th DTM triumph for Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline

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bhrc-pre-iom16Rounds seven and eight of the 2016 Mintex MSA British Historic Rally Championship takes a superb field of historic rally cars to the Isle of Man (15-17 September) for the championship’s only double-header of the season.

With one full set of points on offer for the results up to Friday afternoon and another full set of points for the second half of the rally, it will be a critical weekend for the title contenders on one of the world’s finest asphalt rallies. Read More »

138-com-becomes-rally-isle-of-man-title-sponsorLeading global gaming company are delighted to announce their latest high profile sports partnership as they become headline sponsors of this years Rally Isle of Man.

Renowned in motorsport as one of the toughest tests in world rallying, with some of the fastest and most demanding roads available anywhere, the event has gained global reach over its 53-year history, with star names on the roll of honour including world champions Colin McRae, Richard Burns, Henri Toivonen and Ari Vatanen. Read More »