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Two wins from three for impressive Pointon

Two wins from three for impressive Pointon Callum Pointon only just missed out on making it a TCR one-two at the top of the standings, by a mere seven points, after a sensational season finale which almost produced a hat-trick of wins for the youngster.

Taking tremendous victories in rounds 19 and 20, Pointon was on course to claim his third in the final contest until gravel on the track ... Read More
Sep 15, 2015

James Kellett Wins 2015 Protyre Motorsport Ginetta GT5 Challenge

James Kellett Wins 2015 Protyre Motorsport Ginetta GT5 Challenge James Kellett today (September 13) claimed his second Ginetta Championship in as many years after claiming the Protyre Motorsport Ginetta GT5 Challenge title after an phenomenal fight with Ollie Chadwick and Callum Pointon.

Kellett arrived at Donington Park with a 34 point advantage over rival Chadwick, but after failing to finish the opening ... Read More
Sep 13, 2015

Birthday Boy Simpson & Teammate Tandy Take Seventh In British GT

Birthday Boy Simpson & Teammate Tandy Take Seventh In British GT Mike Simpson and Steve Tandy took a satisfying seventh place in the British GT season finale at Donington Park today (13 September) after powering through the pack from very last in class.

Rick Parfitt Jnr was on fine form in qualifying, powering the #44 Ginetta to sixth in the Am class before handing over to Tom Oliphant to set the Pro class ... Read More
Sep 13, 2015

Evans Ends Campbell-Smith’s GRDC Dominance

Evans Ends Campbell-Smith’s GRDC Dominance Richard Evans brought an end to Adrian Campbell-Smith’s dominance of the Ginetta Racing Drivers Club after he took two wins from two in the season finale at Donington Park.

Starting from pole position, Campbell-Smith enjoyed an early lead whilst Richard Elliker powered from sixth on the grid into second position, demoting Evans to a brief ... Read More
Sep 13, 2015

All To Play For In GT5 As Chadwick Narrows Gap To Just Two Points

All To Play For In GT5 As Chadwick Narrows Gap To Just Two Points The Protyre Motorsport Ginetta GT5 Challenge was handed a curveball this afternoon, after a non-finish for points leader James Kellett saw his championship advantage drop to just two points over closest rival Ollie Chadwick.

Kellett had a 34-point cushion prior to the weekend, and was poised to take his second Ginetta championship title since ... Read More
Sep 12, 2015

Ginetta Junior Scholarship 2016 Nears Capacity

Ginetta Junior Scholarship 2016 Nears Capacity The Ginetta Junior Scholarship 2016 is nearing capacity, with entries for the second of the two qualification days now sold out.

As the biggest prize in UK motorsport, the Ginetta Junior Scholarship will provide one ambitious racing driver with their first step up the motorsport ladder: a fully funded season in the 2016 KICK Start Energy ... Read More
Sep 11, 2015

Team LNT To End British GT Season In Style

Team LNT To End British GT Season In Style Team LNT are determined to end their 2015 British GT season on a high, as Mike Simpson, Rick Parfitt Jnr, Steve Tandy and Tom Oliphant have silverware firmly in their sights ahead of this weekend’s finale.

After a season of highs and lows, the two car factory team are determined for a strong result in front of the crowds at their most local ... Read More
Sep 10, 2015

Kellett Vs. Chadwick – Donington Park Decider

Kellett Vs. Chadwick – Donington Park Decider James Kellett arrives as the man to beat at Donington Park. With a 34 point advantage over his closest rival and 10 race wins, his season-long consistency has afforded him a 34 point advantage going into the final meeting.

Kellett’s main rival for the title will undoubtedly be Ollie Chadwick, with whom he has sparred throughout the 18 races ... Read More
Sep 10, 2015

Ginetta Racing Drivers Club Class Of 2015 Prepares To Graduate

Ginetta Racing Drivers Club Class Of 2015 Prepares To Graduate In what will be the final two races for the Ginetta Racing Drivers Club Class of 2015 before they graduate into GRDC+ for 2016. 19 novice racing drivers are preparing to give it their all at Donington Park.

Adrian Campbell-Smith has been unbeaten by the rest of the field this year, with his only omission from the top step of the podium coming ... Read More
Sep 10, 2015

Anthony Ayres Signs up For Ginetta Junior Winter Series

Anthony Ayres Signs up For Ginetta Junior Winter Series Karting ace Anthony Ayres has today confirmed his intentions to compete in the 2015 KICK Start Energy Drink Ginetta Junior Winter Series at Snetterton Circuit on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 November 2015.

This season, Ayres has contested the X30 LGM Kart Series after graduating from the Junior Rotax class, but now has his sights firmly set on ... Read More
Sep 8, 2015

British GT4: Silver Cup And Pro/Am Still To Play For

British GT4: Silver Cup And Pro/Am Still To Play For Donington Park is set to host an epic showdown for our Ginetta G55 GT4 teams, as Optimum Motorsport and Tolman Motorsport prepare to fight over second in class.

Graham Johnson and Mike Robinson’s Optimum Motorsport Ginetta and the Tolman Motorsport-run G55 driven by David Pattison and Luke Davenport are ready to fend off the ISSY Racing ... Read More
Sep 8, 2015

Freke and Stinton team up for British GT4 finale

Freke and Stinton team up for British GT4 finale Century Motorsport are set to field an extended GT4 line-up at the season finale in Donington Park this coming weekend, as former British GT4 runner-up and Team Principal Nathan Freke returns to the hotseat with Ian Stinton.

Racing in the team’s second Ginetta G55 GT4, the team will race alongside British GT4 Silver Cup challenger ... Read More
Sep 8, 2015

Jamie Caroline takes dominant Junior double for Pirtek

Jamie Caroline takes dominant Junior double for Pirtek Pirtek Racing’s Jamie Caroline re-took control of the KICK Start Energy Ginetta Junior Championship with two dominant victories during rounds 15 and 16 at Rockingham over the weekend (5/6 September).

Caroline, 16 years-old, has been selected by Pirtek Racing and Andrew Jordan for support in the series for young racers and is racing with the ... Read More
Sep 8, 2015

Top 12 for Seb Perez at Rockingham

Top 12 for Seb Perez at Rockingham Seb Perez had a solid weekend to claim a top 12 finish during 16 of the KICK Start Energy Ginetta Junior Championship at Rockingham (5/6 September).

The Chesterfield-based teenager was racing in a fiercely competitive field for the Ginetta Junior Championship, which is contested by 14 to 17 year-old racers.

“Free practice wasn’t so ... Read More
Sep 8, 2015

DOUBLE ROOKIE PODIUM FOR GINETTA JUNIOR WOODER AT ROCKINGHAM

DOUBLE ROOKIE PODIUM FOR GINETTA JUNIOR WOODER AT ROCKINGHAM Dave Wooder made a welcome return to the sort of performance which delivered so much early season promise for Total Control Racing during rounds 15 and 16 of the Ginetta Junior campaign at Rockingham over the weekend, 5th/6th September, with a brace of podiums in the Rookie Class.

Lapping second fastest in the first test session on Friday, 5th ... Read More
Sep 8, 2015