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F1000_PR6_15_CSRWhilst the fight for the 2015 Kick Energy Junior 1000 Rally Championship title was decided back in October at the Peter Lloyd Stages in the favour of Charlie Barlow, but the battle for second in the series was wide open. And it was Welshpool Junior driver Zak Hughes who took victory at the final round last weekend to take the runner up spot in the Championship at the Cadwell Stages Junior Rally. Held at the race circuit in Louth, Lincolnshire, Hughes took his Citroen C1 to a start-to-finish win with co-driver Chris Evans alongside, beating Tom Delaney/Joe Cruttenden’s Suzuki Alto by 19 seconds from 2015 champions Charlie Barlow/Tom Hutchings in their Nissan Micra. Read More »

F1000_PR5_15_GMRWelshpool Junior driver Zak Hughes took his second Kick Energy Junior 1000 Rally Championship win of the year at last weekend’s Glyn Memorial Junior Rally which was based at Angelsey Race Circuit in North Wales. The tough two day event saw the Citroen C1 pilot lead for all but one of the 14 stages and with co-driver Chris Evans, took maximum points to vault him to second place in the series. Tom Delaney/Joe Cruttenden was their nearest rivals, taking second in their Suzuki Alto with Will Butler and Tom Wood finishing third in their Peugeot 107. Read More »

Leading from the very first stage, Welshpool youngster Zak Hughes scored his first victory in the Kick Energy Junior 1000 Rally Championship last weekend as he piloted his Citroen C1 to a dominant win at the Solway Coast Junior Rally. Partnered by co-driver Chris Evans, Hughes was never headed as he settled into third position overall from the outset and took victory with a winning margin of over a minute from his closest rivals Matthew Davies/Claire Williams who took second in their Peugeot 107. Tom Delaney/Joe Cruttenden bagged third, just nine seconds adrift in their Suzuki Alto.

Based at the Kirkcudbright Army Barracks on the West coast of Scotland, the event would provide a challenging day of close competition for the talented 14-17 year old Junior crews. Read More »