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Ellis snatches SP3 front row start for Optimum at Mugello

Ellis snatches SP3 front row start for Optimum at Mugello Optimum Motorsport driver Bradley Ellis qualified second for the 2015 Mugello 12 Hour race today, giving the team its second SP3 class front row start in as many races and Yorkshire manufacturer, Ginetta a 1-2.

Ellis claimed second with a 1:58.538 lap of the 3.259 mile Tuscan track, falling just two tenths shy of a second successive pole-position ... Read More
Mar 13, 2015

Reece Somerfield Returns To Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup

Reece Somerfield Returns To Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup Reece Somerfield has today confirmed a return to the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup, in what will be his fourth season in the British Touring Car Championship support series for the 26 year old from Pelsall, West Midlands.

The Forkers Civil and Ground Engineering backed driver, who finished third in the 2012 Ginetta G50 Cup and awarded ... Read More
Mar 12, 2015

Enlighten Sponsors Will Tregurtha for 2015 Season

Enlighten Sponsors Will Tregurtha for 2015 Season Enlighten is pleased to announce its support for 14-year old junior motorsport driver Will Tregurtha as he competes in this year’s Ginetta Junior Championship series.

“With his eagerness to learn, mature approach and sheer speed, Will exemplifies commitment to excellence,” said Tony Tregurtha CEO of Enlighten. “He will be ... Read More
Mar 11, 2015

Century Motorsport return to British GT with Schjerpen & Birch

Century Motorsport return to British GT with Schjerpen & Birch Century Motorsport will once again compete in the highly competitive GT4 class of the 2015 Avon Tyres British GT Championship this season, aiming to retain their 2014 Teams’ Championship title.

Returning to the team in their Ginetta G55 GT4 will be Norway’s Aleksander Schjerpen. The impressive youngster shot onto the British endurance ... Read More
Mar 11, 2015

Team BMR Joins KICK Start Energy Ginetta Junior Championship

Team BMR Joins KICK Start Energy Ginetta Junior Championship Ginetta are delighted to welcome Team BMR to the 2015 KICK Start Energy Ginetta Junior Championship for 2015, with Senna Proctor set to race under the leading BTCC outfit’s banner.

16 year old Proctor made waves in 2014, claiming a top three finish at Knockhill before taking a trio of top three results in the KICK Start Energy Ginetta ... Read More
Mar 11, 2015

Hughes/Speedworks Motorsport Ready For Mugello

Hughes/Speedworks Motorsport Ready For Mugello Stockport's top motorsport team Hughes/Speedworks Motorsport, are about to embark on the next round of the FIA 24H Series (powered by Hankook) Championship at Mugello in Italy on the 13-14 March.

75 cars are currently entered for the second of the six race calendar in the series for GTs, Touring Cars and 24H Specials in what will be the ... Read More
Mar 9, 2015

Ellis & Barwick joined by Haigh at Optimum for Mugello 12 Hour

Ellis & Barwick joined by Haigh at Optimum for Mugello 12 Hour Bradley Ellis (GBR) and Ade Barwick (GBR), who formed part of Optimum Motorsport’s Dubai 24 Hour GT4 class-winning entry, are back with the Wakefield-based team and joined by experienced GT racer Flick Haigh for their latest challenge, the Mugello 12 Hour race in Italy (13-14 March 2015).

Ellis, 27, a former British GT champion, was ... Read More
Mar 9, 2015

Ian Robinson Makes Racing Return With Ginetta GT5 Challenge

Ian Robinson Makes Racing Return With Ginetta GT5 Challenge Almost 20 years since his last competitive outing, Ian Robinson will make a long-awaited return to motorsport this year after joining reigning champion team Total Control Racing in the ever popular Ginetta GT5 Challenge.

Robinson, who was part of the Renault UK Clio Cup grid back in 1995 when TCR team principal Lee Brookes won the ... Read More
Mar 6, 2015

Nick Zapolski Returns To Ginetta GT5 Challenge With Buddy Racing

Nick Zapolski Returns To Ginetta GT5 Challenge With Buddy Racing Managing Director of BuddyLoans.com, Nick Zapolski, is celebrating his recent nuptials with a full-season title charge in the British GT-supporting Ginetta GT5 Challenge.

The 32 year old businessman from Alderly Edge in Cheshire first joined the grid in a Ginetta G20 in 2013, before graduating into the G40 class for 2014, where he enjoyed two top ... Read More
Mar 5, 2015

Carl Breeze Returns To Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup With HHC

Carl Breeze Returns To Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup With HHC Carl Breeze has today confirmed his intentions to reclaim the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup crown, after announcing plans to join HHC Motorsport for his 2015 BTCC support series title charge.

As one of the most successful Ginetta drivers in history, Breeze celebrated his 100th race start at Knockhill last season, and made Ginetta history for ... Read More
Mar 5, 2015

2013 Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup Champion Ingram Set For BTCC

2013 Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup Champion Ingram Set For BTCC Multiple Ginetta champion and British Racing Drivers’ Club (BRDC) SuperStar Tom Ingram will return to the British Touring Car Championship for 2015, after announcing plans to run with the Hughes/Speedworks Motorsport Team.

The Stockport based outfit, who also compete in various endurance events with their Ginetta G50 GT4 car, gave Ingram ... Read More
Mar 4, 2015

Ginetta Renews Partnership With EasyKart UK for 2015

Ginetta Renews Partnership With EasyKart UK for 2015 Ginetta can today confirm their continued partnership with KICK Start Energy Ginetta Junior Championship feeder series, Easykart UK, with a test in a G40 race car for both the Easykart Junior and Senior champions, as well as two entries into the Ginetta Junior Scholarship.

Ginetta will also be present at selected Easykart race meetings with their ... Read More
Mar 4, 2015

Jonathan Hadfield Returns To KICK Start Ginetta Junior Championsh

Jonathan Hadfield Returns To KICK Start Ginetta Junior Championsh Jonathan Hadfield has today confirmed his plans to contest the KICK Start Energy Ginetta Junior Championship as part of family team, R & J Motorsport.

Hadfield enjoyed three top five finishes and two outright rookie wins in his first full KICK Start Energy Ginetta Junior Championship season, and is hoping to use knowledge gathered last ... Read More
Mar 3, 2015

Dave Wooder Joins KICK Start Energy Ginetta Junior Championship

Dave Wooder Joins KICK Start Energy Ginetta Junior Championship Hugely successful kart racer Dave Wooder, a championship winner at both British and European level, has become the third driver signing for Total Control Racing’s campaign in the 2015 Ginetta Junior Championship.

Chatham-based Wooder will make his car racing debut with TCR off the back of a superb season last year where he won the ... Read More
Mar 2, 2015

Fraser Robertson Returns To Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup

Fraser Robertson Returns To Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup Fraser Robertson is to graduate into a Ginetta G55 GT4 car for 2015 after confirming his return to the British Touring Car Championship support series as part of the newly announced Am class.

The 52 year old racer from Brompton on Swale joined the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup for a one-off appearance at Croft Circuit in 2014, before contesting ... Read More
Mar 2, 2015