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Daily Archives: August 20th, 2018

Brettex backed Skoda Fabia R5 driver Rhys Yates overcame difficult conditions and an off-road excursion to claim third place in the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) at last weekend’s Ulster Rally (17/18 August). Read More »

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Blairgowrie rally driver Finlay Retson returned a stunning drive in last weekend’s Ulster Rally (17/18 August) to win the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship Cadet Cup category by over three minutes from his nearest rival

Retson and co-driver Tom Hynd took the fastest feeder-series time on every one of the event’s 11 stages a to take the much-needed Cadet win. In doing so, the 18-year-old Ford Fiesta R2 driver has ensured his aspirations for the title are now firmly back on track. Read More »

The Rebellion Racing R13 Gibson of Mathias Beche, Thomas Laurent and Gustavo Menezes won the 6 Hours of Silverstone on 19 August to claim the Royal Automobile Club Tourist Trophy. The result came following the dramatic exclusion of both Toyotas, which had finished one-two on the road in front of a crowd of more than 60,000 enthusiasts as the World Endurance Championship made its annual visit to the UK. Read More »

From September 7-9, 2018, Goodwood will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Revival. The hallowed Motor Circuit will once again come alive to the sights and sounds of the 1940s, ’50s and ’60s. Visitors will enjoy world-class historic racing, stunning air displays, music, dancing, vintage fashion shows, and a nostalgic fun-fair.

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Contested under covered skies, the three free-practice sessions allowed the Signatech Alpine Matmut team to get comfortable once again with the Alpine A470’s ‘sprint’ package, as well as the new Silverstone track surface.

Qualifying duties were shared by Nicolas Lapierre and Pierre Thiriet. While the former posted the third best time in LMP2, his team mate’s run was interrupted by a red flag and his only real flying lap didn’t allow him to improve the position of the n°36. Read More »

– Fast and furious World Championship battle heads for thrilling finish
– High flying action will wow fans in legendary Welsh forests
– Tänak wins in Germany and creates three horse race for WRC crown
– Tickets on sale with significant discounts for those booking now

The dramatic battle for this year’s FIA World Rally Championship has reached fever pitch as the series heads for a spectacular showdown in the legendary Welsh forests. Read More »

– The #67 Ford GT of Andy Priaulx (GB) and Harry Tincknell (GB) finishes in third place
– Stefan Mücke (GER) and Olivier Pla (FRA) finish seventh after a tough six hours of racing

The Ford Chip Ganassi Racing team had a gruelling six hours of racing at Silverstone yesterday, finishing in third and seventh places. Read More »