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Charlie Robertson Sets Historic Pole Position For Team LNT

Charlie Robertson Sets Historic Pole Position For Team LNT 18 year old Charlie Robertson proved the quality of the Ginetta career ladder by setting an historic first ever Pole Position in the brand new LMP3 class of the European Le Mans Series.  The first time ever that this new class has joined an international racing grid.

Driving the #3 Team LNT Ginetta Nissan that he will share in ... Read More
Apr 11, 2015

Century Motorsport Kick Off SuperCup Season With Podium Visits

Century Motorsport Kick Off SuperCup Season With Podium Visits Century Motorsport started their 2015 Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup season with a host of visits to podium in the first three races of the year at Brands Hatch.

Running an expanded three-car entry this season for SuperCup race-winner Tom Oliphant, Ginetta GT5 Challenge graduate Osamu Kawashima and former BTCC racer Ollie Jackson, the team headed ... Read More
Apr 8, 2015

CHALLENGING FIRST WEEKEND OF SEASON FOR CHAPMAN AT BRANDS

CHALLENGING FIRST WEEKEND OF SEASON FOR CHAPMAN AT BRANDS Ginetta Junior Championship front-runner Matt Chapman more than confirmed his potential and pace at Brands Hatch Indy Circuit over the weekend, 4th/5th April, during the first event of the 2015 season – but a strong qualifying performance was somewhat tempered by two challenging races.

Lapping within just 0.148 seconds of pole position ... Read More
Apr 8, 2015

Roberts top 10 on Junior debut as Wooder & Chapman rue misfortune

Roberts top 10 on Junior debut as Wooder & Chapman rue misfortune In Ginetta Junior at Brands Hatch, qualifying was unbelievably close with Chapman the quickest of TCR’s trio. Despite being only 0.148 seconds shy of pole, he had to settle for eighth on the grid for race one with Wooder – who led the way in morning practice – 10th fastest, a mere 0.035 seconds slower, and Roberts, who had his ... Read More
Apr 8, 2015

Kellett and Pointon start season with deserved silverware

Kellett and Pointon start season with deserved silverware In the Ginetta GT5 Challenge, Kellett got his maiden weekend in the category off to an ideal start in the damp qualifying session with pole position, while team-mates Pointon and Robinson started fourth and 12th on the grid respectively for race one of the year.

No sooner had the action begun, the race was red flagged following an unfortunate ... Read More
Apr 8, 2015

DOUBLE GINETTA CHALLENGE VICTORY FOR KELLETT AT OULTON PARK

DOUBLE GINETTA CHALLENGE VICTORY FOR KELLETT  AT OULTON PARK Rapid teenage racer James Kellett got his maiden Ginetta GT5 Challenge campaign off to a fantastic start at Oulton Park International Circuit on Saturday, 4th April, with two victories from three races for Total Control Racing – and it could realistically have been a perfect hat-trick.While an unfortunate spin from the lead group late in ... Read More
Apr 8, 2015

Quinton Hazell’s Middleton takes podium finish in first race

Quinton Hazell’s Middleton takes podium finish in first race Quinton Hazell-backed (QH) driver Stuart Middleton made an ideal start to his KICK Start Energy Ginetta Junior Championship season at Brands Hatch after winning a rookie podium place in his first race.Middleton, this year’s Ginetta Junior Scholarship winner, finished 4th overall in the first round, and 15th in the second,placing him 7th in ... Read More
Apr 8, 2015

Optimum duo claim Oulton GT4 win and second place

Optimum duo claim Oulton GT4 win and second place Optimum Motorsports’ 2015 GT4 winning streak extended into the Avon Tyres British GT Championship on Easter Monday at Oulton Park, as drivers Graham Johnson and Mike Robinson took a sublime, if unexpected race one victory, before following it up a handful of hours later with second place in race two.

Following a good amount of pre-season ... Read More
Apr 8, 2015

Tolman Motorsport Enjoy Strong Oulton Opener

Tolman Motorsport Enjoy Strong Oulton Opener Tolman Motorsport exceeded their own British GT expectations at Oulton Park last weekend when they recorded a seventh and fifth in class on their first endurance race weekend with the Ginetta G55 GT4 car, underlying its potential for the 2015 season.

It had already hinted at what might be, with Pro driver Luke Davenport claiming pole position ... Read More
Apr 8, 2015

Zelos retains title focus following bruising season opener

Zelos retains title focus following bruising season opener  

Dan Zelos has vowed to belatedly kick-start his bid for the 2015 Ginetta Junior Championship laurels at Donington Park in a fortnight’s time, after bravely salvaging as many points as he could from a characteristically bruising Brands Hatch curtain-raiser.

  Zelos travelled to the Kent circuit’s short Indy layout ... Read More
Apr 8, 2015

SIR CHRIS HOY TO RACE LE MANS PROTOTYPE AT SILVERSTONE

SIR CHRIS HOY TO RACE LE MANS PROTOTYPE AT SILVERSTONE This weekend Sir Chris Hoy will start the next phase of his road to Le Mans when he competes in the opening round of the European Le Mans Series at Silverstone. Hoy will race the new Ginetta-Nissan LM P3 car, which will provide him with a real taste of sportscar endurance action as he prepares to make his debut at the Le Mans 24 Hours in 2016.

LM ... Read More
Apr 8, 2015

Double Brands Podium Sets Burns Up for Ginetta Title Shot

Double Brands Podium Sets Burns Up for Ginetta Title Shot Will Burns cemented his Ginetta GT4 SuperCup title credentials last weekend with a double podium finish at the opening three rounds of the season at Brands Hatch in Kent.

The Weston-super-Mare racer has joined defending champion squad HHC Motorsport for his second season in the championship, alongside new team-mates Jamie Orton and former ... Read More
Apr 8, 2015

Team LNT Take Podium Result In British GT Opener

Team LNT Take Podium Result In British GT Opener Mike Simpson and Steve Tandy kicked off Team LNT’s British GT season in style at Oulton Park today (April 6) after finishing second overall in the second of the Bank Holiday Easter encounters.

After the opening race saw both cars enjoy top 10 results with Simpson crossing the line in P7 and Oliphant in P9 in spite of a drive through ... Read More
Apr 6, 2015

Proctor Takes Early Lead In GinettaJunior Championship Opener

Proctor  Takes  Early Lead In  GinettaJunior Championship Opener The KICK Start Energy Ginetta Junior Championship rookie drivers appear to be one of the strongest crops to date, as newcomer Patrik Matthiesen claimed pole position for the first race of the 2015 season. Ginetta Junior Scholarship winner Stuart Middleton also impressed in his Quinton Hazell (QH) backed car, lining up in second place for the ... Read More
Apr 6, 2015

Orton Leads Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup After Brands Opener

Orton Leads Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup After Brands Opener Brands Hatch played host to the opening round of the 2015 Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup, and following three rounds of intense racing, Jamie Orton tops the championship table, although tied on points with second placed Carl Breeze, whilst Reece Somerfield and Will Burns are also equal on points in third and fourth place respectively.

It was a HHC ... Read More
Apr 6, 2015