NEWS & FEATURES RALLYCROSS 

FIA WORLD RX 2018 PREVIEW & LAUNCH

Now entering its fifth season the FIA World Rallycross presented by Monster Energy has established itself as one of the most exciting forms of motorsport on the world scene for both drivers and fans alike. As the new season fast approaches us, the excitement and buzz surrounding what lies ahead increases, the worlds media were invited along to Silverstone  – The Home Of British Motor Racing and the new home of Britain’s round of the Championship for the 2018 Official Launch & Test Day. Paul Bellamy, World RX’s Managing Director…

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HILL CLIMB & SPRINT 

BARC SPEED CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018 | RD 1 | ROCKINGHAM

BARC Speed Championship Round 1 was held at the International Circuit at Rockingham; so gave the drivers a chance to open the throttle a lot more than normal when they used part of the oval racetrack before heading infield to complete the lap. As ever with this kind of event there was a vast array of cars from older classics like the MG Midget and Cortina GT through to the single seaters from OMS, Jedi and Zeus. There was also the more specialist race cars like the SBR Chrono V8…

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RALLY 

RALLY NORTH WALES 2018

Organised by the Wolverhampton & Staffs car club, Rally North Wales which is now in its 60th year signified the beginning of the start in recovery for British gravel rallying, it was the first event to adopt the bold new initiative of the Rally2WD format; which is an attempt to rekindle support  for gravel rallying for both historic and two wheel drive cars. “We are very proud to be the first event in the country to utilise the Rally 2WD event format and we are very excited to see how…

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RALLYCROSS 

BRITISH RALLYCROSS 2018 | RD 1 SILVERSTONE

It was with great anticipation that the opening round of the 2018 Toyo Tires MSA British Rallycross Championship which was to be held at Silverstone on the all new RX track was upon us, signifying the first time for competition use. Everyone from the humble spectator to the drivers & teams, from championship organisers to the venue owners Silverstone themselves, were all eager to see how the track would perform in action and how to the venue would fair up with a Rallycross event. In the lead up to the…

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NEWS & FEATURES RALLYCROSS 

BRITISH RX | 2018 PREVIEW

This weekend sees the opening round of the 2018 Toyota Tires MSA British Rallycross Championship take place at Silverstone on a new purpose built RX track which broke cover in May last year at the Speed Machine Festival Launch (Click Here for more info on that). This will be the first time that this track will be used in competition and we can’t wait to see the action unfold. 14 Supercars are set to compete this weekend, joining the British RX teams will be some international entrants from the FIA…

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RALLY 

CAMBRIAN RALLY 2018

Llandudno once again was the host for the opening round of the 2018 BTRDA Rally Series alongside the Pirelli Welsh National Rally Championships. On Friday pre the rally; scrutineering gave rally fans a chance to get up close and personal with some stunning cars including the amazing ex Marku Allen liveried Fiat Abarth131 from Barry Jordon and  the Jordon Road Surfacing Rally team. In the run up to the event, organisers North Wales Car Club held their breaths as one year ago this event was cut short and eventually cancelled…

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RACE RALLY 

HISTORIC MOTORSPORT INTERNATIONAL SHOW 2018

Being a Motorsport fan based in the South of England just outside the M25 its hard to believe that I hadn’t attended the Historic Motorsport International show last year when it launched, its crazy seen as it’s venue the Excel in London is only a 40 minute drive from me, and so 2018 was the year to make the effort. The show brings together a great selection of classic and historic Motorsport machinery from years gone by and generally has a good mix across multiple Motorsport disciplines; which provides a…

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ROAD 

EXCEL’LENT SHOW | THE LONDON CLASSIC CAR SHOW 2018

As I grow older I find myself being drawn away from the more modern performance stuff and more towards Classic, Retro and generally Old Skool Cool cars, every now and then I dip my toes into the classic scene by attending a few local-ish shows; and so when The London Classic Car Show rolled into town at the Excel it was the perfect way to spend a day out. Walking around the show you could tell that there was a bit of money about the place, in almost every direction…

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RALLY 

LUXURY RALLY SPECTATING | MGJ BRANDS HATCH WINTER STAGES 2018

Q: What is better than standing out in the freezing cold all day getting soaked whilst watching a rally? A: Standing out in the freezing cold all day still getting soak watching a rally but 1) You don’t have to pee up against a tree, 2) You can grab a rest from the elements inside a warm café while scoffing a bacon sarnie and downing a warm cupper and 3) you get full 3G signal on the moby so that you can keep up to date on social media as…

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ROAD 

DATE NIGHT AT ACE CAFE

4th Annual Ford Enthusiast Meet | Ace Cafe, London | 06/01/18: It’s Saturday night which can only mean one thing, It’s Date Night with the Mrs, promising her an evening out at a popular hot spot in North London we jumped in the car heading off down the M1. Upon arriving at The Legendary Ace Cafe just off the North Circular and being greeted with a gathering of Ford Enthusiast it was not exactly her idea of Saturday night entertainment and to add to her pain, it was flipping cold outside…

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