This weekend saw the 35th running of the HydroGarden Weston Beach Race where over 250 quads and sidecars took to the sands to tackle one of the toughest races in Britain. One of those teams was number 216, the Dirthub featured riders of Joe Williams and Matt Burroughs aboard their DND Racing, 24/7 Drilling Yamaha YFZ 450r.
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We caught up with Matt before the race and he explained “Its our first ever Weston so we’ve been trying to prepare ourselves and the bike as best we can. We have been to watch a few times before and it’s always been a great weekend so we thought we’d give it a go as a team this year. We’re just [...]
Our DND Racing Team of Matt Burroughs and Joe Williams came into round three of the Nora Quadcross Championships on May the 7th after both having a mixed round One and Two. They arrived at a perfectly prepared Culham alongside a huge entry of 180+ riders across all classes, which included the ACU British Quad Championships.
Images courtesy of Kevin Wright and John William Cook.
Qualifying – Williams set out at the start of the day looking for his third Out The Box pole position in a row, but it was Burroughs who managed to qualify 1st, with a time of 2:38.5 which was over 2 seconds quicker than Williams.
Race One – With qualifying first, Burroughs [...]
Here’s an update and race report from our Feature Quadcross team DND Racing and their racers Joe Williams and Matt Burroughs.
Images courtesy of John William Cook
Qualifying: Being in the last group of the day the track was already getting rough. Sitting 1st and 5th respectively in the championship, Joe wanted to continue his good start to the championship and Matt was eager to make a mends for Round One. Williams qualified 4th over all and 1st in class but Burroughs snapping at heals just 0.027 second adrift. With our riders so close, the racing was looking to be just that.
Race One – Burroughs and Williams started the race brilliantly, both [...]