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Daily Archives: January 18th, 2018

A new rally championship has been launched this week which aims to rejuvenate the camaraderie and prime quality gravel conditions for two-wheel drive competitors in 2018 across five forest events in the UK.

In an idea devised by well-known Scrutineer John Cooper, the Rally2 Championship will follow the newly announced Rally 2WD format, which has been widely praised as a transformation of rallying for the 2wd fraternity. Read More »

● British F1 hero Nigel Mansell CBE lead a host of motorsport stars throughout Autosport International, Europe’s premier pre-season motorsport show
● Increase of 12% on last year’s attendance saw 95,000 fans head to the annual event
● Other names included Gil de Ferran, Sébastien Ogier, Emanuele Pirro and Darren Turner
● Opening day saw the launch of the 2018 FIA World Rally Championship, with cars, drivers, co-drivers and team principals from M-Sport Ford, Hyundai Motorsport, Toyota Gazoo Racing and Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT
● Crowds also flocked to see the main Ferrari feature, showcasing Corse Clienti – its exclusive client racing programme
● Performance Car Show highlights included Motor1.com’s feature which featured 3000bhp of road and race cars
● Thrills and spills continued in the Live Action Arena with performances from Billy Monger and NASCAR
● Autosport International is part of Motorsport Network’s UK title, Autosport – one of the world’s leading print and online motorsport publishers Read More »

Last weekend saw 2018 kick of with the annual Autosport International Show in Birmingham at the NEC. The #LSXR35, fresh from Essen Motor Show took pride of place on the Sunoco UK booth. The four day show is the epicenter of the UK automotive industry. With 80+ thousand people in attendance, it’s the place to find all of the latest automotive innovation and products.

Also being unveiled at Autosport, on the British Drift Championship booth was the new BTN Performance #TrackWeapon S14a. A joint project between BTN Performance and SB Motorsport see’s Baggsy’s old #StreetWeapon receive an overhaul for the 2018 season.

In other news, Baggsy is very excited to announce his new partnership with HEL Performance brake lines for 2018. HEL Performance offers a full range of premium stainless steel brake line kits and accessories for both the automotive and motorcycle industries. They machine all their mainline stainless steel brake line fittings in-house – The only performance brake hose company in the UK that does this. They put all their products through their paces on track – research and development at its finest. A lot of companies don’t have full confidence in their own products. HEL Performance does. Read More »