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Monthly Archives: January 2023

Haupt Racing Team will once again compete in the Asian Le Mans Series in the 2023 season Frank Bird HRT in a team which will include promising young Cumbrian driver, Frank Bird.

The team from Meuspath in Germany will tackle all four rounds of the series, which will be held on two consecutive weekends, with two Mercedes-AMG GT3s and will rely on an experienced driver line-up. Read More »


Oman International Drift Championship Round 1

The team arrived in Oman on Monday 9th January, ready to get round 1 of the championship underway!

Sparco have sent us a brand new race suit that’s made its debut out in Oman!

“Thank you Sparco for the new suit i am so happy with it”- Baggsy

First stop was to collect the Ps13 and supplies and get set up

The day before the event kicked off the OIDC team invited selected internationals to attend a press conference at the circuit to discuss the upcoming events and career highlights, to the local media. Read More »

*Opportunity to receive full training from experts plus attend Motorsport UK Academy courses
*Scholarship winner to compete in four rallies alongside expert driver
*Wide range of aspiring navigators (14-24 years) invited to apply

The HERO-ERA Annual Awards Ceremony at the Royal Automobile Club in London provided the appropriate launch venue for the announcement of a very special new scheme designed to help bring young talent into historic motor sport. The Bob Rutherford Historic Rally Scholarship for Young Navigators was revealed to an august, specialist audience that included David Richards CBE, the Chair of Motorsport UK. HERO-ERA Competition Director Guy Woodcock launched the Scholarship, which will be awarded to a potential young navigator, on stage in the presence of many experienced rallying luminaries. Read More »

– Motorsport Ireland Rally Academy driver William Creighton completes the famous Rallye Monte Carlo
– Moira driver pilots Hyundai i20 N Rally2 for a second World Rally Championship event
– Creighton sets a string of confidence-boosting stage times against WRC regulars, ahead of embarking on the third season in Junior WRC Read More »

Port Talbot Motor Club regrets to have to announce that the Nigel Ferguson Fabricators Tour of Epynt can no longer be included within the Protyre National Rally Championship of 2023.

Due to operational requirements of the Ministry of Defence on the event venue – the Military Ranges above Sennybridge Camp – the Army authorities have withdrawn the previously agreed date of early August, when the rally was to be taking place. Read More »

* Reis Race Retro returns to Stoneleigh Park from 24-26 February 2023
* Entries now open for the Reis Pride of the Paddock competition
* Visitors will vote to decide which car wins the Pride of the Paddock trophy
* Tickets now on sale via advanced online booking.

Entries are now open for the Reis Pride of the Paddock competition with visitors to Reis Race Retro deciding the winner. Returning to Stoneleigh Park after a three-year absence from 24-26 February 2023, the show is inviting private owners to showcase their competition cars from all motorsport disciplines. Read More »

Baggsy’s Nissan GTR and Navarra-R are going to be at the Autosport International Show from 12th – 15th January.

The Nissan GTR will be on the Funk Motorsport stand #3751

Pay the GTR a visit and get some one on one with the brilliant heat management specialists at Funk Motorsport and their groundbreaking products.

The Nissan Navarra-R will be on the CTRL Stand #3652 in hall 3.

Head on over to check it out and have a chat with the guys about their live streaming and media services.

If you are visiting Autosport this weekend, we would love to see your photos, tag us on facebook and instagram.

A detailed route outline for this year’s Roger Albert Clark Rally will be unveiled at the annual RACRMC awards night on February 4.
Rally manager Colin Heppenstall plans to detail the route for the November 23-27 event, including overnight halts, key service areas and start and finish venues, and will make the announcement during the awards’ night when the prizes from the 2022 British Historic Rally Championship are presented.

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– Motorsport Ireland Rally Academy driver William Creighton embarks on third Junior World Rally Championship title tilt
– Moira driver aiming for a positive season in the highly regarded series, utilising previous experience to push for a career-best result
– Creighton has the benefit of a full 2022 season in four-wheel-drive machinery as the Junior WRC continues with Rally3 category Read More »

After taking the top spot as the OIDC champion in 2022, Baggsy and the team are very exited to get back out their and defend their title!

The OIDC is spread over four rounds;
12-13th January
19-20th January
9-10th February
16-17th February
On November 16th 2022 the team shipped the Nissan PS13 and all equipment off to Oman.

The PS13 arrived safely in Oman on 31st December 2022 and is now waiting to be reunited with the team, ready for another exiting season! Read More »