The magnificent National Speedway Stadium in Manchester provided the perfect backdrop for the finale of the British Sidecar Speedway Championships for 2017, hosted by ACU Events. On possibly the largest circuit in the country, the big 1000cc sidecars were sure to revel in the conditions that such a large track would bring. The title itself was duly won by overwhelming favourites Mark Cossar and Carl Blyth, though their journey to the title was far from smooth sailing.
Report and Result Images by Gareth Bemister Cossar and Blyth kicked off their evening with an excellent win in front of a healthy sized crowd, with close rivals Paul Whitelam/Terry Saunters, Mick Cave/Bradley [...]
The cream of the Youth Grasstrack racing crop came together at Chelmsford to compete for the biggest title of their season, the British Youth Grasstrack Championships.
Images courtesy of Mick Jenness Photography
A big crash by junior rider Archie Cale put a dramatic halt to proceedings, and due to the seriousness of his injuries the Air Ambulance was called and racing was understandably cancelled with the results being called after two blocks of racing for all classes apart from the Auto Cadets who raced before the Juniors. Dirt Hub wish Archie a speedy recovery and our best wishes to him and his family.
On a tremendous circuit the Auto Cadet racers put on a [...]
Already the end of another successful season, RAW Enduro finish the Championship right where it started in March this year. Driffield Training area is an awesome 650 acre site which always attracts a large line up of competitors from the North of England. The course was graded by a 3 ton machine at the beginning of September to give it time to settle before any race activities. Clerk of the course Wayne Braybrook will once again mix things up by creating another fresh course to test all riders. Driffield is always a great starter event for newcomers to enduro, as well as providing great racing amongst the more experienced competitors.
Saturday will see a popular RAW Enduro Pay [...]
The HydroGarden Weston Beach Race enjoyed an outstanding day of racing in Weston-Super-Mare today (October 14) where Stefan Murphy took the honours in the RPG Racing Quad Solo category, while Louis Vincent, Josh Greedy, Sam Nunn, Davis/Ferguson enjoyed victory in the 85cc, 250/125 Youth and Sidecar classes.
The day’s action kicked off in the 125/250f Youth class where Josh Greedy went one better than last year to take victory in the 250 category. While it was last year’s winner Howard Wainwright who took the early lead, a mistake from the Honda rider allowed a consistent Greedy to take to the front and bring him his first victory to top off a strong season for the youngster. [...]