RACE 

BRITISH TRUCK RACING FINAL 2016

It’s November and its cold, so why the hell are we heading down to Brands Hatch for some roundy roundy stuff? Well, it’s a Trucking good time that’s why! Motorsport Vision is hosting the final round of the 2016 British Truck Racing Championships and it you haven’t experience the site of these bad boys going sideways then oh boy are you missing out. These monsters on track can be scary, at least for the tyre walls but they are a treat to watch it you like something a little bit…

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RALLY 

WALES RALLY GB 2016

The wait for all UK rally fans is over; the stage was set for the World’s best drivers to tackle the legendary stages of North and Mid Wales in what can only be described as the highlight for every rally fan here in the UK. At the slightly earlier October time of the year, the event was not its traditional season finale to the FIA World Rally Championships, a slightly controversial move by promoters Red Bull Media but at least Britain still had its round in the top flight world of…

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RALLY 

WALES RALLY GB | NATIONAL 2016

Running alongside the International event of Wales Rally GB there is an event for National crews with deep pockets who are wanting to measure their stage times against the world’s best. Each stage is run just the once for these crews and allows them to soak up the atmosphere of a World event right at home over the weekend in front of the crowds. Adding some variety as a whole the National rally see entrances from a vast range of cars, from the historic and clubman to the more modern…

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OFF ROAD 

DAVID MAITLAND TRIAL 2016

After our first taste of car trials, we returned to Aston Farm in the shadow of Ivinghoe Beacon for another instalment from the Flacon Motor Club guys, this time it was in memory of club member David Maitland. The day started off a little on the wet side, so much so that I chicken out remained in the car for the first few runs and waited for it to let off but that did not stop the competitors carry on with their Dirty day out. As the day progressed the…

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ROAD 

CLASSICS ON THE GREEN 2016

Time and time again we find ourselves wandering around an array of wonderful metal at the “Classics On The Green” event, held in Croxley Green, Herts by the Watford & District Classic Vehicle Club. This particular meet was the September one which is coupled with the Carters Steam fair, so if the kids get bored at looking at cars, at least they can be amused while Dad reminisces over cars of his boyhood. As always, it’s always good to check out one of our local shows, maybe you should see…

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RALLY 

WRC SARDINIA 2016

“Hey babe Fancy a nice sun holiday to, I don’t know say the beautiful Island of Sardinia?” I say to the Wife. “How about I name the date and you pick the hotel”, “ok deal” she says. We arrive at the hotel to be greeted by a mass of M-Sport mechanics busy working away on a number of their reconnaissance cars, I tell you the reaction from the Mrs was priceless, besides how can she complain? She picked the hotel not me! The action kicked off on Thursday morning at…

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RALLYCROSS 

WORLD RX GBR 2016

Motorsport which is made for Television is the truth behind rallycross, in Great Britain way back in the late 1960’s the inventions first-ever event aired on ITV’s World of Sport programme and came from what is now also referred to as the birthplace of rallycross, Lydden Hill, in Kent. Whiz forward to the present day and rallycross has a World Wide presents thanks to its new promoter IMG and the FIA World Rally Cross has grown from strength to strength demonstrating that it is the series to be in the…

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RALLY 

RALLY NORTH WALES 2016

Rally North Wales takes the competitors of the Mintex British Historic Rally Championships (BHRC) and Pirelli MSA Welsh National Rally Championships (WNRC) to Mid Wales for round 2 for some of the iconic stages as used in recent years of Britain’s round of the World Rally Championships (WRC). Wolverhampton & South Staff car club run this compact event (previously known as The Bulldog Rally) based in around the Dyfi Forest complex near Dolgellau, providing approx of 45 gravel stage miles of action across Dyfi & Gartheiniog for this National A &…

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