NEWS & FEATURES RACE 

BTCC | FINAL | BRANDS HATCH

After an exciting round at Silverstone which shook up the race for the championship the final rounds of the 2019 BTCC would be held on the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit, the Kent track now traditionally hosting the final races of the season. The dramas of Silverstone had left five drivers in with a mathematical chance of winning the championship. Ingram and Cook had an outside chance but the likelihood is the title would be between the reigning champ Turkington, Cammish who through consistent drives throughout the year hauled himself…

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WRC | RD11 - RALLY TURKEY NEWS & FEATURES RALLY 

WRC | RD11 – RALLY TURKEY

First held in 2000, Rally Turkey joined the FIA World Rally Championships just three years later, but the event has dipped in and out of the World series over the past 12 years or so. Last year the event re-appeared on the calendar with a new event based in Marmaris and was a bit of a car breaker. This year, having experienced last year, the teams were much better prepared for the conditions. Needless to say it was still a demanding challenge on the tough roads in the mountains of…

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ARX | R5 – AUSTIN NEWS & FEATURES RALLYCROSS 

ARX | R5 – AUSTIN

Foust leads championship after winning in Austin Tanner Foust was the first driver to take a double win in the 2019 Americas Rallycross Championship, taking the victory at the ARX of Austin. Foust scored a perfect weekend to take away maximum points from the penultimate round of the championship, after going through to the final as top qualifier and winning his semi-final. It wasn’t to be a clear run final for the now championship leader after World RX driver Andreas Bakkerud was able to cut across to take the lead…

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BRX | RD6 - PEMBREY NEWS & FEATURES RALLYCROSS 

BRX | RD6 – PEMBREY

Tohill takes third British Rallycross win of the 2019 season Derek Tohill took his third win of the 2019 British Rallycross Championship at the return to Pembrey Circuit, equaling that of title rival Julian Godfrey. Going into the sixth round of the championship the pair were separated by just five points in the title hunt, and it was them who led the way over the course of the weekend. In a different format to normal the event was run over the two days, qualifying one and two taking place on…

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TRX RD7 & 8 – AUSTRIA NEWS & FEATURES RALLYCROSS 

TRX|RD7 & 8 – AUSTRIA

Round 7 and 8 of Titans RX took place at the MJP Arena in Fuglau. Many of the drivers had tested the car there and some even raced there at the test event back in May but the circuit had had a jump added out of turn 3 since then. 15 drivers were on the entry list with Webb again replacing Piquet. Abbie Eaton returned to the cockpit as well as Andreas Steffen, this time in Tom Coronel’s car. Hayden Paddon made his first return since the season opener in…

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BRITGT | FINAL | DONNIINGTON NEWS & FEATURES RACE 

BRITGT | FINAL | DONNIINGTON

The final round of the British GT saw the series return to Donington where a number of teams and drivers could still drive away with the British GT title depending on various permutations. Going into the final weekend of the season Adam Balon and Phil Keen headed into the weekend sitting atop the championship with a six point lead. Keen had been in the same or similar positions over the past few seasons, heading into the final round as favourite. Previously luck had conspired against him and he has never…

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CWR | THREE SHIRES STAGES OTHER 

CWR | THREE SHIRES STAGES

25 year old Chris Wheeler & 22 year old Shaun Layland took on England’s third closed road event which was the Three Shires Stages. This event was held over Gloucestershire, Herefordshire & Worcestershire which was home to eighteen rally stages over the one day event. The aim for the team was to progress the pace & get competitive times throughout the day, this is all part of the rebuild plan for Chris in this car. The first stage of the day would be just over one mile long, nothing much…

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WRX | RD 8 - WORLD RX OF FRANCE NEWS & FEATURES RALLYCROSS 

WRX | RD 8 – WORLD RX OF FRANCE

Team Hansen MJP’s Timmy Hansen took an emphatic victory in round eight of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, the World RX of France on a weekend in which the championship battle took a new twist. Timmy led home GC Kompeition’s Anton Marklund with younger brother Kevin Hansen third in the second of the team’s Peugeot 208s. The overall results from the weekend meant Norway’s Andreas Bakkerud rose to the top of the drivers’ standings despite a fifth-place finish in the final. The Monster Energy RX Cartel…

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BRX | RD5 - LYDDEN HILL NEWS & FEATURES RALLYCROSS 

BRX | RD5 – LYDDEN HILL

Godfrey win at Lydden Hill scorcher to re-take the championship lead Julian Godfrey claimed victory and re-took the lead of the 2019 Toyo Tires UK British Rallycross Championship at Lydden Hill on Bank Holiday Monday. The fifth round of the championship provided Godfrey with his third win of the season and moved him ahead of Derek Tohill in the points, with the two joint following round four. Godfrey topped the time sheets in both of Q2 and Q3 to take pole position for the final. It was, however, Jack Thorne,…

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WRC | RD 10 - ADAC RALLYE DEUTSCHLAND NEWS & FEATURES RALLY 

WRC | RD 10 – ADAC RALLYE DEUTSCHLAND

The FIA World Rally Championship arrived in South West Germany, returning to the tarmac in the picturesque Saarland region for round 10. The rally, which was first held in 1982, joined the WRC in 2002 and four of the current crop of drivers competing this season have won the event in recent years. Championship leader heading into the rally, Ott Tank, who had won the past two in 2017 & 2018, would be looking to make it a hat trick of German wins this year. 19 Stages featured on the…

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