BRDC F4 News: Palmer extends Winter Championship advantage at Brands Hatch

BRDC F4 LogoPalmer extends Winter Championship advantage after dramatic day at Brands Hatch

HHC Motorsport’s Will Palmer holds an extended 18 point lead in the BRDC F4 Winter Championship, after an eventful day in challenging wet conditions at Brands Hatch which saw wins for South American drivers Gaetano di Mauro and Rodrigo Fonseca. Read more of this post

BTCC News: Jack Clarke and Crabbie’s Racing claim sensational podium in BTCC finale

BTCC LogoCrabbie’s Racing driver Jack Clarke claimed a dramatic podium and a further two points-scoring positions in the 2014 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season finale at Brands Hatch last weekend (11/12 October).

Britain’s premier motor racing series retuned to Brands Hatch, the scene of Clarke’s tin-top debut at the start of the season back in March. This time, the touring car series was to use the iconic Grand Prix layout, which is a favourite amongst drivers and spectators Read more of this post

BTCC News: Colin Turkington crowned BTCC champion

BTCC LogoeBay Motors star takes his second drivers championship as MG claims manufacturer honours

eBay Motors driver Colin Turkington was crowned the 2014 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Champion after a quite pulsating final day of racing at Brands Hatch. Read more of this post

BTCC News: Shedden scythes through the spray to final win of season

BTCC Logo• For the second year running, Gordon Shedden takes the final BTCC victory
• Scot makes light of torrential conditions to storm to commanding win
• Result repays Honda Yuasa Racing team’s efforts following disastrous first race Read more of this post

BTCC News: Jason Plato ‘storms’ to pole at Brands Hatch

BTCC LogoBTCC title to go down to the wire as MG’s challenger hunts down points leader Colin Turkington

MG star Jason Plato produced the goods by topping the final qualifying session of the 2014 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship in a quite breathtaking battle at Brands Hatch. Read more of this post

BTCC News: Clarke heads to Kent for more BTCC heroics

BTCC LogoCrabbie’s Racing driver Jack Clarke excelled at Silverstone two weekends ago as he recorded three superb points-scoring finishes, when the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship visited the ‘Home of British Motor Sport’ last time out. Now the attention turns to the season finale at Brands Hatch this weekend (11/12 October) for rounds 28, 29 and 30 of Britian’s premier motor racing series. Read more of this post

BTCC News: Honda confident of strong finish to season at ‘old school’ Brands Hatch

BTCC Logo• Gordon Shedden and Matt Neal eager to conclude campaign in fine form
• Popular Brands Hatch GP circuit tipped to showcase Honda Civic Tourer’s strengths
• Manufacturers’ duel goes down to the wire in season finale Read more of this post

British GT News: Ratcliffe takes points finish on GT3 debut, as misfortune strikes for #8 & #888

bgt-logo 2Brands Hatch, Kent 1st September 2014 – Reigning British GT4 champion Ryan Ratcliffe drove a faultless race at Brands Hatch today, claiming his first GT3 points on his debut in the top class of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship. Derek Johnston was hit and subsequently retired following a flakey move by the current GT3 champion Andrew Howard, with Warren Hughes and Jody Firth suffering a mechanical-related retirement on their race debut with the team. Read more of this post

BRDC F4 News: Middlehurst and Maini claim wins as title race takes another twist

BRDC F4 LogoChris Middlehurst and Arjun Maini were victorious in today’s two BRDC F4 races on the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit, with Maini moving up to second in the title race after taking three podiums across the weekend.

Middlehurst claimed the victory in race two this morning, which proved the most eventful race of the weekend. The MGR Motorsport driver started second on the grid, but slipped to sixth at the end of lap one as Will Palmer, Sennan Fielding and Jordan Albert headed Read more of this post

British GT News: Perfect comeback for Tandy and Ashburn

bgt-logo 2Beechdean scoop GT4 win at Brands

The #31 Trackspeed Porsche 997 GT3 R of David Ashburn and Nick Tandy made a perfect return in the penultimate round of the 2014 Avon Tyres British GT Championship with victory in GT3 whilst Beechdean AMR enjoyed a strong GT4 victory for Ross Wylie and Jake Giddings in the #407 Aston after a tense and fast-paced two-hour race at Brands Hatch. Read more of this post

British GT News: Beechdean take Brands Poles

bgt-logo 2Beechdean AMR bested Brands Hatch in qualifying for the penultimate round of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship with a brace of pole positions, heading the field in the GT3 and GT4 classes today.

The #1 Aston Martin Vantage GT3 of the reigning champions took the GT3 pole with a combined time of 2:52.411 after pairing Andrew Howard and Jonny Adam completed their individual sessions. Alongside the #1 car on the grid for tomorrow’s two-hour race is the Read more of this post

BRDC F4 News: Gaetano di Mauro claims first win, as championship battle tightens further

BRDC F4 LogoGaetano di Mauro converted pole position into an emotional victory in this weekend’s first race on the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit today (Saturday), the maiden win for both di Mauro and the Petroball team.

The 17-year-old Brazilian held off a quick starting Struan Moore to lead into Paddock Hill bend on lap one, and then maintained a lead of over half a second throughout the contest, with Moore settling for second ahead of team mate Arjun Maini. Read more of this post

British GT News: Title race conclusion edges closer at Brands Hatch

bgt-logo 2Brands Hatch will host the penultimate round of the 2014 Avon Tyres British GT Championship with thrilling battles in store in GT3, GT4 and the Blancpain Gentleman Driver Trophy across two hours of race action on August 31.

Thirty-two cars are set to take to the world-famous race destination with a plethora of marques set to do battle on the Grand Prix configuration of the Kent track. The marquees include nine Aston Martins, fives Ginettas, five BMWs, four Ferraris, three Porsches, as Read more of this post

BRDC F4 News: Ultra-close BRDC F4 title battle returns to Brands Hatch

BRDC F4 LogoUltra-close BRDC F4 title battle returns to Brands Hatch

The BRDC F4 Championship returns to the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit this weekend (30/31 August) supporting the British GT Championship, with the title race now closer than it has been all year.

Just 40 points cover the top five drivers in the championship standings, and with 95 points available from each weekend, the picture at the top could change rapidly. Read more of this post

FRenault BARC News – Championship Leader Fittipaldi Unstoppable At Brands Indy

FRenault BARC LogoPietro Fittipaldi (Camberley) continued his unstoppable momentum at Brands Hatch Indy Circuit today, Sunday, 27th July, with two outstanding victories in rounds seven and eight of the season for MGR Motorsport – the Brazilian driver taking his incredible run of unbroken wins to five. Read more of this post

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