HILL CLIMB & SPRINT 

MIDLAND HILLCLIMB CHAMPS | RD1&2 – PRESCOTT

After a wet day on the Saturday the vast field were relieved to have a drying day on the Sunday. The track was still however damp first thing but it dried out as the day progressed bringing quicker times. This was the first event in British Hill Climb Championship where they had two “Run Offs”, of which the first was won by last season’s runner up Wallace Menzies with a time of 38.74 followed by last season’s overall winner Trevor Willis and Will Hall in third. In the second “Run Off”…

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RALLY 

CORBEAU CLACTON RALLY

“MORE than 6,000 thrillseekers descended upon Tendring for a trailblazing motor rally” was the headline in the local paper (The Gazette) following the Corbeau Seats Clacton and Tendring Stage Rally, which was the first event of its kind in England to make use of new legislation which enables closed roads for Motorsport. This mammoth and landmark event was undertaken by the Chelmsford Motor Club, a club that is well known for its organisation of events such as the Brands Hatch Stages. An event which forms part of the Motorsport News…

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TRIALS 

IVINGHOE SPRING TRIAL | 2018

On the 15th April 2018 Falcon Motor Club held its annual spring car trial at Aston Farm, Ivinghoe, a venue set out in the shadow of Ivinghoe beacon in the beautiful Buckinghamshire countryside. Made up of grassy hills, the venue offers up its own little amphitheater which lends itself perfectly for off road car trials of this kind. The event formed part of the following trials championships: MSA South East, ASEMC, AMSC and the BTRDA and once again this was well supported with a full entry being announce in the…

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HILL CLIMB & SPRINT 

LOTON PARK HILL CLIMB

The meeting at Loton Park Hill Climb was set over two days, of which each compromised of two practice runs before lunch then two timed runs in the afternoon. Held on a National B Permit the event was open to competitors of 4 wheels, 3 wheels and 2 wheels machines and as usual a vast array of cars and bikes were out in action. On Sunday we also had current Hill Climb champion Trevor Willis; however he was beaten by Will Hall for fastest time of the day with a…

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RALLY 

RALLY NUTS STAGES | 2018

The 45th running of this Midlands Manor Motor Club organised event had some changes for this year, many will know it as The Severn Valley Stages (or going a little further back , The Mutiny). A move in its date being the main one from an early June slot in the rallying calendar (which it has held in more recent years) to Mid April this time around where it makes its welcomed return to BTRDA Rally Championships; of which it hasn’t been a part of since the eighties. This opportunity…

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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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