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CHAMPION TESTS TOURING CAR

CHAMPION TESTS TOURING CAR

Newly crowned MINI CHALLENGE champion David Grady had his maiden test in a British Touring Car recently, as part of his prize for lifting this year’s JCW title. Grady was rewarded with a fully funded test in a Motorbase Performance Ford Focus at Snetterton, courtesy... read more
MINI CHALLENGE 2017 TASTER DAY

MINI CHALLENGE 2017 TASTER DAY

TASTER DAYS – NEW DONINGTON DATE ADDED Considering racing in the MINI CHALLENGE in 2017? Win a chance to win one of two Dunlop Official BTCC tests? Best of British and other prizes worth over £35,000? The dates are: Snetterton – Thursday 17th November... read more

FEATURES

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Catching up with: Keith Issatt

Catching up with: Keith Issatt A MINI CHALLENGE regular for over a decade, Keith Issatt recalls why he got started in motor racing, and why he keeps coming back to MINI racing. What got you started in the sport? “My wife bought a basic Cooper for the road and I took...
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MINI CHALLENGE 2016 BRANDS HATCH MINI FESTIVAL

MINI CHALLENGE 2016 BRANDS HATCH MINI FESTIVAL By David Young Sun, more sun, 60 MINIs, the Brands Hatch Indy Circuit and the MINI Challenge returned to Brands. As part of the MSVR MINI Festival, the MINI Challenge played the starring role of the weekend. The pit...
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HENRY NEAL

Will Neal will become the newest member of the Neal racing dynasty to join the MINI CHALLENGE when he lines up on the Cooper Class grid at Donington Park this weekend. Will is the youngest son of three-time British Touring Car champion Matt Neal, and the second member...
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MARK WAKEFIELD

Cooper Class star Mark Wakefield is the latest star to sign up to the MINI CHALLENGE’s burgeoning F56 JCW Class this year. Wakefield shone with three race wins during his second season in the Cooper Class last term, which yielded a third place finish in the...
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CHARLIE BUTLER-HENDERSON

Reigning MINI CHALLENGE champion Charlie Butler-Henderson will return to defend his crown wearing the badge of MINI UK after being named as a brand ambassador. Butler-Henderson took seven race wins on his way to a maiden CHALLENGE title last season when running with...
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JAMES TURKINGTON

The younger brother of two-time British Touring Car champion Colin, will join the MINI CHALLENGE this season. The 22-year-old from Portadown, Northern Ireland, has chosen to make his first full-time foray into racing on the British mainland in one of the...
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2016 DRIVER STANDINGS

POSITIONNo.#DRIVERPOINTS
1#16DAVID GRADY623
2#1NATHAN HARRISON614
3#27CHARLIE BUTLER-HENDERSON604
4#79JONO BROWN561
5#39BRETT SMITH558
6#10CHRIS SMITH501
7#37ROB SMITH492
8#19LAWRENCE DAVEY450
9#42HENRY NEAL447
10#18MARK WAKEFIELD374
POSITIONNo.#DRIVERPOINTS
1#90SCOTT JEFFS675
2#38SCOT ADAM645
3#94TIM PORTER633
4#66STEVE COCKER442
5#24ROB AUSTIN369
6#176CARLITO MIRACCO378
7#118TOBY HOTSTON111
POSITIONNo.#DRIVERPOINTS
1#11MAX BLADON812
2#17JOSH GOLLIN570
3#6SAM WELLER537
4#117BRAD HUTCHISON488
5#4MICHAEL BAMBER467
6#22WILLIAM NEAL473
7#91OWEN WALTON394
8#96ADRIAN NORMAN367
9#47JAMES GOODALL392
10#9SIMON WALTON270
POSITIONNo.#DRIVERPOINTS
1#81KEITH ISSATT482
3#121JONATHAN DAVIS457
2#34RICHARD MILLS422
5#5CHLOE HEWITT337
4#23SIMON CLARK307
6#33STU LANE202
7#44AARON REEVE140
8#114SAM HATHAWAY60
9#28MARTYN HATHAWAY54
10#555ANDREW BAILEY0

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MINI CHALLENGE UK shared Car Scene UK Media's MINI CHALLENGE UK 2016 Hits.

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Sorry had to repost due to Music Copyright so here it is again. Action from the MINI CHALLENGE UK season with the good the bad and the ugly...

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MINI CHALLENGE UK added 157 new photos to the album MINI CHALLENGE UK AWARDS NIGHT — with Max Bladon and 2 others at Whittlebury Hall - Conference, Training Centre, Hotel and Spa.

Like to say thank you to all that came last night to the awards night end of season bash.

Many Congratulation's to all that won and we hope you all have a Merry Christmas and see you all in 2017 in the New Championship...

Photo's from the night are attached so hope we managed to cover all of you...
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Like to say thank you to all that came last night to the awards night end of season bash.

Many Congratulations to all that won and we hope you all have a Merry Christmas and see you all in 2017 in the New Championship...

Photos from the night are attached so hope we managed to cover all of you...

MINI CHALLENGE UK at Whittlebury Hall - Conference, Training Centre, Hotel and Spa.

As it's the Awards night we thought we would try out the Manniquin Challenge...
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Nigel BoothMy invite was obviously delayed in the post ! Have a great night and well done to the winners !

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Nigel Bladonbeginning to feel a tad jealous of all you guys. It's a dry ship for me...

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Nigel BladonSo gutted I couldn't be there. Propably best I'm not - I always seem to get something in my eyes on occasions like this!!

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Niall New LloydThats fit

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Part 2 from the taster session at Snetterton Race Circuit.
Thank's to all those that came, and hope to see you on the grid soon.
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