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NINTH WIN OF SEASON HELPS KELLETT MAINTAIN CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD

NINTH WIN OF SEASON HELPS KELLETT MAINTAIN CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD Ginetta GT5 Challenge championship leader James Kellett secured his ninth victory of the season at Brands Hatch Grand Prix Circuit on Sunday, 2nd August, to conclude the fifth event of the campaign with a 52 point advantage at the top of the driver standings for Total Control Racing.

Finishing runner-up in round 13 on Saturday, 1st August, and ... Read More
Aug 4, 2015

NEW START IN CHAPMAN'S SIGHTS AS JUNIOR RACING RESUMES

NEW START IN CHAPMAN Five weeks since the first half of the Ginetta Junior Championship reached its conclusion, Oxford’s Matt Chapman says he is refreshed and raring to go when the 2015 season resumes at Snetterton 300 Circuit in Norfolk this coming weekend, 8th/9th August.

Having enjoyed a summer break which included work experience with the Williams Martini ... Read More
Aug 4, 2015

DOUBLE BRANDS HATCH GP WIN MARKS OLLIE CHADWICK'S 100TH RACE

DOUBLE BRANDS HATCH GP WIN MARKS OLLIE CHADWICK Ginetta GT5 Challenge title contender Ollie Chadwick, who began his motor racing career in the British Touring Car Championship supporting Ginetta Junior series back in 2012 aged just 15, this weekend notched-up his 100th race at the wheel of a Ginetta race car – marking the occasion in style with two victories.

At Brands Hatch Grand Prix ... Read More
Aug 4, 2015

Second place at Brands for title-challenging Optimum duo

Second place at Brands for title-challenging Optimum duo Optimum Motorsport drivers Graham Johnson and Mike Robinson secured their third podium appearance in the 2015 Avon Tyres British GT Championship today at Brands Hatch, taking a strong second-place finish, having led the race after battling up from a row four start position.

Practice and qualifying saw improved performances from the all-British ... Read More
Aug 4, 2015

Kellett Maintains Solid Lead As Chadwick Celebrates 100 Races

Kellett Maintains Solid Lead As Chadwick Celebrates 100 Races Ollie Chadwick took two wins from two and celebrated his 100thGinetta career race at Brands Hatch last weekend, but it was TCR man James Kellett whose trio of podiums was enough to keep him at the head of the standings.

After qualifying side-by-side on the front row of the grid, Kellett and Chadwick kicked off the action from the moment the ... Read More
Aug 3, 2015

Ninth-to-first performance helps Ginetta secure GT4 1-2

Ninth-to-first performance helps Ginetta secure GT4 1-2 David Pattison and Luke Davenport made light work of their lowly grid position to score a first Avon Tyres British GT Championship GT4 victory of the season aboard the Tolman Motorsport Ginetta G55 in round six at Brands Hatch yesterday.

While the pair undoubtedly benefitted from both Safety Car periods there was also no denying their pace on ... Read More
Aug 3, 2015

PREVIEW : Ginetta Racing Drivers Club, Brands Hatch

PREVIEW : Ginetta Racing Drivers Club, Brands Hatch The second half of the Ginetta Racing Drivers Club speeds into action at Brands Hatch this weekend, as a grid of newly qualified racing drivers continue their first ever season in motorsport, all behind the wheel of their brand new, fully road legal Ginetta G40 Club cars.

Now in its second year, the all-inclusive GRDC package is aimed at ... Read More
Jul 30, 2015

PREVIEW : Ginetta GT5 Challenge, Brands Hatch

PREVIEW : Ginetta GT5 Challenge, Brands Hatch Offering cost-effective racing for all ages and experience, the Protyre Motorsport Ginetta GT5 Challenge offers a unique, low-cost opportunity to race in a single-make racing championship whilst still being a part of a prestigious support package. Here we look at how the land lies after 12 rounds.

Spa Francorchamps saw a shake-up at the top of ... Read More
Jul 30, 2015

Team LNT Ready For Brands Hatch Battle

Team LNT Ready For Brands Hatch Battle Team LNT are looking forward to a strong weekend at Brands Hatch with a pair of Ginetta G55 GT3’s ready for round six of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship in Kent.

With a podium already under their belts the driver pairing of Mike Simpson and Steve Tandy are set to further cement their position inside the championship top five ... Read More
Jul 28, 2015

WIN! VIP Motorsport Access For You & Three Friends at Rockingham

WIN! VIP Motorsport Access For You & Three Friends at Rockingham We’ve teamed up with our friends at Global Brands - those cool folks behind Amigos Tequila Flavoured Beer and KICK Start Energy Drink - in celebration of the British Touring Car Championship support series rolling into Rockingham Motor Speedway on 6th September.

Not only could you win four tickets to the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup and ... Read More
Jul 27, 2015

VIDEO : GINETTA DRIVERS, WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE CIRCUIT?

VIDEO : GINETTA DRIVERS, WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE CIRCUIT? We’re now halfway through the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup and KICK Start Energy Drink Ginetta Junior Championship season, and whilst we know you probably have your favourite drivers by now, we thought it would be nice to let you get to know our superstars a little better.

With the summer break now in full swing and no more SuperCup or ... Read More
Jul 22, 2015

Ginetta Junior Scholar Middleton Looking Strong At Mid-Point

Ginetta Junior Scholar Middleton Looking Strong At Mid-Point When Stuart Middleton won the Ginetta Junior Scholarship last year, the judges knew he had a talent, but the Quinton Hazell-backed driver’s performance in the first half of the KICK Start Energy Drink Ginetta Junior Championship has gone beyond all expectations.

At the season’s mid-point, Middleton, 15, is ranked ninth overall in ... Read More
Jul 21, 2015

Hoy, Robertson and Team LNT Dominate In LMP3 At The Red Bull Ring

Hoy, Robertson and Team LNT Dominate In LMP3 At The Red Bull Ring Round three of the 2015 European Le Mans Series at the spectacular Red Bull Ring in Austria saw the #3 Team LNT Ginetta Nissan of Sir Chris Hoy and Charlie Robertson dominate proceedings, the all-Scottish pair completing the four hour race a full three laps clear of the second placed Ginetta in the LMP3 class. Starting from class pole position on ... Read More
Jul 13, 2015

Team LNT Claim Strong Sixth In British GT at Spa

Team LNT Claim Strong Sixth In British GT at Spa Team LNT once again proved their might in British GT as Mike Simpson and Steve Tandy secured a sixth place finish at Spa Francorchamps, in spite of qualifying issues which had put the team on the back foot before they had even turned a wheel in competition.

Looking strong throughout both test sessions, Team LNT was on course for a strong ... Read More
Jul 12, 2015

Pointon Claims Second In Standings Following Perfect Spa Weekend

Pointon Claims Second In Standings Following Perfect Spa Weekend A pair of wins for Callum Pointon during the Spa Francorchamps gathering of the Ginetta GT5 Challenge was enough to move the TCR racer into second in the driver’s championship, just behind his teammate James Kellett.

Looking racy all weekend, Pointon took pole position ahead of the opening race by 0.172 over Kellett, with the pair lining ... Read More
Jul 12, 2015