Motorsport

  • Simon Sheridan - DDMC champion 2018

    Sheridan takes Northern Saloon and Sportscar title at Croft

    September 12, 2018 at 1:01 pm

    Simon Sheridan took the title as the Darlington and District Motor Club Northern Saloon and Sportscar Championship wrapped up its season at its annual Croft finale. The Honda Civic Type R driver came into the final round fourth in the standings, 31 points down on leader Paul Lightburn and 24 […]

     
  • Murray claims FFord title at Croft

    Murray crowned Formula Ford champion with three races to go

    September 12, 2018 at 11:26 am

    Irishman Niall Murray took the Avon Tyres Formula Ford title at Croft with one round to spare, but a botched qualifying and race one disaster made sure that he had to work for it. Murray said: “I think I misread the conditions a bit at the start, thinking it was […]

     
  • Dan Clowes - Jedi Mk6

    F1000 title goes to the wire after Clowes closes the title gap

    September 12, 2018 at 11:23 am

    Dan Clowes closed the gap to championship leader Michael Watton as the Formula 1000 series hit Croft for the penultimate round of the season at the weekend. A dominating win in a wet opening race on Saturday afternoon saw Clowes pull away from defending champion Watton on the run down […]

     
  • Peter Taylor took a commanding win last weekend.  Photo Credit: Steven Batey

    Taylor Dominates On Tyneside Stages

    August 17, 2018 at 10:28 am

    Peter Taylor took a commanding victory on the Tyneside Stages, based on the Otterburn Army Ranges in Northumberland, last weekend. Taylor took the win by a huge 2m2s ahead of Rory Young and won every stage in the process in his Ford Fiesta WRC. Gordon Morrison completed the podium in […]

     
  • Kirby: “I don’t want to win the championship by a small margin, I want to obliterate it!”

    Kirby: “I don’t want to win the championship by a small margin, I want to obliterate it!”

    June 7, 2018 at 1:16 pm

    Sunderland bike racer Ian Kirby says that he is aiming to win the Pre-Injection 600 class of the No Limits Racing series in dominating fashion. The former University of Sunderland student now leads the category by 84 points after a perfect weekend at Donington Park in Derbyshire, where he took […]

     
  • Graeme Lowden, Photo: David Merrett

    Lowdon tight lipped over CEFC TRSM future as Le Mans looms

    May 11, 2018 at 3:11 pm

    Team boss Graeme Lowdon has declined to comment on the financial issues that prevented CEFC TRSM from racing at the Spa 6 hours WEC race last weekend. The team has stated that funding is in place to allow them to run at the 24 hours of Le Mans in June. […]

     
  • Kirby suffers mixed weekend at Cadwell Park

    Kirby suffers mixed weekend at Cadwell Park

    May 11, 2018 at 12:07 pm

    Sunderland bike racer Ian Kirby had a mixed weekend at Cadwell Park in Lincolnshire, in the No Limits Championship. The former Sunderland University student who this season has backing from NA collage in Washington, qualified second in the Pre-Injection 600 class which races alongside the Pirelli Super Series and No […]

     
  • Matt Edwards won the opening round of the 2018 Prestone MSA British Rally Championship. Photo Credit: Steven Batey

    Matt Edwards wins 2018 Pirelli International

    May 9, 2018 at 9:50 am

    Welsh driver Matt Edwards claimed his first ever Prestone MSA British Rally Championship win on the Pirelli International, which had stages in Kielder Forest in Northumberland, on April 28. The opening round of the 2018 BRC, Britain’s most famous rally championship, saw over 80 cars compete over 8 stages and […]

     
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    Damage limitation for Team Oliver at Pembery

    May 1, 2018 at 12:26 pm

    Oliver Racing endured a tough second race meeting of the year in South Wales with the trucks of Stuart Oliver and Martin Gibson suffering heavy damage. The pair missed the fourth heat of the meeting after a multi-truck crash left their machines needing hurried repairs to enter the final. The […]

     
  • Photo: bossgp.com

    Stratford bags a pair of podiums for Penn Elcom

    April 24, 2018 at 11:17 am

    Phil Stratford claimed a pair of podium positions for Penn Elcom Racing as the BOSS GP season got underway at Hockenheim in Germany. The Washington company saw their Benetton F1 car start from the front row for both races at the German Grand Prix venue as Stratford placed second in […]