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Daily Archives: August 7th, 2018

Steve Brown enjoyed a successful return to the Flanders International Rally Challenge (FIRC) last weekend by taking his unique Nissan Micra Kit Car to a class win and third in the FIRC two-wheel-drive category at the Les Boucles Chevrotines in Belgium (4/5 August). Read More »

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– The full story behind the epic #Skydriver viral video
– What really happened when the flying Fiesta returned to Earth
– Huge online promotion for Dayinsure Wales Rally GB and new Slate Mountain speed test
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– DTM to race on Grand Prix Circuit at Brands Hatch for the first time
– Audi drivers on technically challenging old-school track

At Brands Hatch (England), the Audi DTM teams will start the second half of the season on the weekend of August 11/12. For the first time, the popular touring car racing series is using the tradition-steeped Grand Prix Circuit. A very challenging track profile with high cornering speeds is in store for the six Audi drivers. Read More »

– WRX: Sixth win of the season! Johan Kristoffersson unbeatable again in Canada
– TCR Germany: Another podium for Benjamin Leuchter in the Golf GTI TCR
– Classic Days Schloss Dyck: I.D. R Pikes Peak makes its German debut Read More »

On a busy weekend for McLaren Automotive customer teams racing around the world, the McLaren 570S GT4 scored its third overall GT4 win of the 2018 British GT season at Brands Hatch and set pole at Road America in Wisconsin. The 650S GT3 driven by Fraser Ross took the Australian GT Championship points lead after scoring two podium finishes in three races in Australia.

In the UK, the McLaren 570S GT4 scored its third overall GT4 win of the 2018 British GT Championship at Brands Hatch. The Balfe Motorsport #501 570S GT4 of Graham Johnson and Mike Robinson took a commanding victory in the two-hour race, after quick pit work and a safety car period just before the pit window opened midway through the race, vaulted the team from ninth in GT4 class to take the lead. Read More »

The special award winners from the fifth round of the 2018 FUCHS LUBRICANTS MSA British Historic Rally Championship, the Harry Flatters Rally (29 July), have been announced. Read More »

The 12th August 2018 will see Shelsley Walsh Speed Hill Climb in Worcestershire turn 113 years old, to the very day, after the first event at the hill on 12th August 1905. The great, the good and the fast have all been to Shelsley over the years to compete, win and set records – this upcoming weekend is now different.

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