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Daily Archives: June 5th, 2017

– Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) has completely stolen the show at the JSAE Congress 2017 with the help of its iconic Mono supercar
– JSAE Congress brings together the very best and most technologically advanced companies in the world and invites them to showcase their new innovations
– BAC – responsible for several world firsts and breaking new technological ground – showed off the Mono together with its revolutionary carbon-ceramic brakes and hybrid carbon-composite wheels
– BAC exhibited alongside the Niche Vehicle Network and the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) on the UK pavilion with fellow innovative Brits Read More »

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Neil Williams and Peter James headed the 2017 Fuchs Lubricants R.A.C. Historic Asphalt Rally Championship contenders on round three, the Mini Epynt Stages on Sunday (4 June).

On a day when rain made conditions particularly demanding over the Epynt ranges, Williams was always in control with a masterful display and his established pace on Epynt ensured his second R.A.C. championship win from three events. Read More »

As the season hits the halfway stage, the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT has entered a new line-up in Sardinia. The Citroën C3 WRCs will be driven by Kris Meeke / Paul Nagle, Craig Breen / Scott Martin and Andreas Mikkelsen / Anders Jæger.

RALLY ITALIA SARDEGNA: THE HARDEST PART

Following rounds in Argentina and Portugal, the WRC visits another country where rallying is practically a religion. Italian drivers and manufacturers have played a key role in the history of the World Championship since it was founded. On the WRC calendar, the legendary Rallye Sanremo was replaced by Rally Italia Sardegna in 2004. The competitors were introduced to road surfaces and conditions that were very different to those on the Italian Riviera. Read More »

– Five former World Champions to wow crowds at IGNITION festival
– Chance to see some of motor sport’s most intrepid heroes
– Iconic rally cars from the sport’s glory days in action
– Racing against-the-clock gymkhana-style in modern sportscars

Five of the greatest names from the sport of rallying will be starring at IGNITION, Festival of Motoring – a celebration of all things car and bike themed – staged on the streets of Glasgow in and around the SEC from 4-6 August. Read More »

Nick Elliott and Dave Price made it four wins from four rallies in the 2017 Mintex MSA British Historic Rally Championship on Saturday’s Severn Valley Stages (3 June).

The Ford Escort Mk2 crew finished with a winning margin of just five seconds over defending champions Jason Pritchard and Phil Clarke after a fierce battle on dry and fast Welsh forest stages. Once again, other BHRC category wins went to Phil Harris/Richard Suter (Mini Cooper) and Phil Jobson/Arwel Jenkins (Ford Escort Mk1). The event was very well-received by crews with much positive feedback on stage conditions. Read More »