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ed-fossey-yokohama17After a strong debut year in UK rallying, 18-year-old Ed Fossey has today been announced as a Yokohama UK supported driver ahead of the 2017 rallying season. The Jersey-born driver enters his second year with the Japanese tyre firm, which was announced in front of thousands at the Autosport International Motorsport Show at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham. Read More »

Flookburgh rally star Aaron McClure will head to the seaside town of Minehead this weekend as he contests round three of the BTRDA Rally Series, the Somerset Stages (16th April). After a mixed start to the season so far, the Cumbrian is aiming to get his title hopes back on track as he contests the event in his familiar All Floors Express – Yokohama backed Mitsubishi E9. Read More »

malcolmwilson16 (26)Flookburgh rally ace Aaron McClure made a perfect comeback from his Cambrian Rally roll, to take a confidence boosting second in class NR4 and ninth overall at his home event, the Malcolm Wilson Rally (12th March). Along with co-driver Alex Kiruhani, the newly formed duo returned to the stages with a trouble free run in the Cumbrian forests to reignite their BTRDA Rally Series Production Cup chances. Read More »

cambrian16 (30)After a three week race against time, Cumbrian rally driver Aaron McClure has repaired his All Floors Express – Yokohama UK Mitsubishi E9 in time for his home event, The Malcolm Wilson Rally.  McClure has faced an uphill struggle to rebuild the car which was significantly damaged in last month’s Cambrian Rally impact. But the Flookburgh ace will now head to the Cockermouth event this weekend to re-start his BTRDA NR4 campaign, thanks to the help of a local business. Read More »

AaronMcClure_inaction_Cambrian16Flookburgh rally driver Aaron McClure headed to the opening round of the BTRDA Rally Series in North Wales last Saturday (13th February) aiming to get his title hopes off to a head start on the Llandudno based Cambrian Rally. But after a promising opening two stages, McClure rolled his All Floors Express – Yokohama backed Mitsubishi E9 into retirement on the third test, causing significant damage and putting the chances of competing on the next round in doubt. Read More »

AaronMcClure_in_actionFlookburgh rally ace Aaron McClure kicks off his 2016 rallying season this weekend as he heads to North Wales to contest the opening round of the BTRDA Rally Series, The Cambrian Rally.  The All Floors Express – Yokohama backed Mitsubishi E9 pilot will once again tackle the hotly contested Production Cup and the 21 year old has his sights firmly set on victory at the Llandudno based event. Read More »

Fossey Big Step16Jersey’s youngest rally driver, 17-year-old Ed Fossey has become the Next Big Step Award winner for the 2016 rallying season. The title was announced in front of thousands at the Autosport International Motorsport Show at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham at the weekend.

Founded to help develop and assist the country’s young rally stars, The Next Big Step Award provides funding, advice and guidance from some of the sports top professionals and support from tyre manufacturer Yokohama UK. Having the scheme’s support is an exciting prospect for the Victoria College student. Read More »

Aaron_McClurePR17_15_CamA confident Aaron McClure headed to North Wales last weekend in the hope of picking up an elusive  category win in his Allfloors Express – Yokohama backed Mitsubishi E9 on the final round of the REIS-Ravenol BTRDA Series, the Cambrian Rally.  All was going to plan for the Flookburgh rally ace too as he headed the hotly contested Production Cup runners after the opening two stages, when a complete loss of brakes forced the 2300 Club John Easson Award winner to retire from the lead. Read More »

trackrod15 (21)2300 Club John Easson Award winner Aaron McClure returned his “drive of the year” at last weekend’s Trackrod Rally Yorkshire, penultimate round of the REIS-Ravenol BTRDA Rally Series. The Allfloors Express – Yokohama backed Mitsubishi E9 pilot set several top five overall stage times to finish the Pickering based event seventh overall and third in the ultra-competitive N4 class and Hyundai Genpower Production Cup. Read More »

AaronMcClurePR_014_15_TRYWith any championship title aspirations dashed at last month’s Woodpecker Stages Rally, Cumbrian rally driver Aaron McClure has set his sights on a win at the final two rounds of the season, the first of which kicks off next weekend in Pickering. Trackrod Rally Yorkshire will mark the penultimate round of the REIS Ravenol BTRDA Rally Series and offers an opportunity for the Allfloors Express – Yokohama backed Mitsubishi E9 pilot to end the year on a high and grab a win in the hotly contested Production Cup. Read More »