Team Cossar roars at Leicester! Sidecar Speedway Team Tournament – Race Report and Results
Even a downpour prior to the first heat was not enough to dampen the spirits of the sidecar speedway fraternity last night at Leicester, as they produced a night of excellent 1000cc sidecar racing which just got better and better. After the rain had stopped, the circuit was left to settle itself and racing just got faster and closer, with the quickest time of the night being recorded in the final heat of the event.
Report and Result Images courtesy of Gareth Bemister – Feature stock image by Darren Nokes
And as the four teams, led by team captains Mark Cossar, Mick Cave, Paul Whitelam and Rob Wilson, entered the final heat, three of the four teams were still able [...]
Hot to Trot. SMC Motocross & Kamar ACU Clubmans Sidecar Championship – Race Report and Results
Another hot dry day at Long Buckby as the hot summer rolled on. The circuit was in great shape after a lot of work refinishing and widening the track had taken place before this meeting. The new pond was put to good effect to minimise dust as much as possible. It was great to be joined by the Kamar ACU British Amateur Sidecar Championships who attracted a lot of spectators.
Report by Fraser Law – Images courtesy of www.motoxphotos.co.uk
Paul Burn continued his recent run of good form to take the overall in the Expert Class with two wins out of three. Aiden Maloney took the first race victory and came out second overall despite some close racing with third-placed [...]
Wilkinson Wakes up Colne! Maxxis British Sidecarcross Championships Round 4 – Race Report
The fourth round of the MAXXIS British Sidecarcross championships took place at Little Loveney Hall, Wakes Colne on 9th September hosted by the Halstead MCC. In timed practice Series leaders Brett Wilkinson / Dan Chamberlain were incredibly quick setting a time just under three seconds quicker than second placed Gary Moulds with birthday boy Steve Kirwin in the chair. They in turn were a further three seconds faster than the third placed team Jake Brown / Zac Snell.
Report and Images courtesy of Chris Helm
After a small track modification had been completed the gate dropped for the opening moto. Hodges / Ide took the holeshot from Campbell / Parmenter with Pelling / [...]
Team Sidecar Speedway set for the Lions Den – Event info and Preview
The breathtaking 1000cc sidecar speedway crews return to shale at the Paul Chapman Arena, the home of the Leicester Lions, next Saturday (September 8th). With the last round of the British Championships back in July and the Final still over a month away, both the riders and fans were desperate to see these 170bhp monsters back on the shale. So Sidecar Speedway GB have arranged a return to the scene of what was a nail-biting opening round back in May, but this time the meeting is a team event rather than the regular championship format.
The Team Challenge involves four-teams, each captained by a front-runner in this season’s championships. Team Cossar led by current [...]