NEXT COOPER & OPEN CLASS EVENT:

ROCKINGHAM: 24th JUNE 2017

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SILVERSTONE JCW RACE 2 REPORT

SILVERSTONE JCW RACE 2 REPORT

SILVERSTONE JCW RACE 2 REPORT Max Bladon secured his second victory of the season in a truncated second race at Silverstone. Much of which took place under the safety car. Bladon started second on the grid, behind Henry Neal, but made a strong start to pile the... read more
SILVERSTONE JCW RACE 1 REPORT

SILVERSTONE JCW RACE 1 REPORT

SILVERSTONE JCW RACE 1 REPORT Brett Smith extended his points lead in the MINI CHALLENGE JCW Championship in an emotionally charged first race at Silverstone, winning the day after his father Jeff was hospitalised after a serious accident in the British Touring Car... read more
SILVERSTONE QUALIFYING REPORT

SILVERSTONE QUALIFYING REPORT

SILVERSTONE JCW QUALIFYING REPORT Brett Smith continued his current hot streak by claiming pole for the first race at Silverstone after a nip and tuck battle with his namesake Rob Smith. The two Smiths were the class of the field and between them secured an all-Smith... read more

FEATURED DRIVERS

Catching up with: Jono Davis

Catching up with: Jono Davis   Age: 21 From:  Market Deeping, Peterborough. Jono starting racing in the MINI CHALLENGE in 2016 with an R53 prepared by AReeve Motorsport. Doing a full season to get a taster of racing MINIs, and producing some good results....
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Catching up with: Calum King

Catching up with: Calum King   Age: 25            From: Aberdeen The King family have become MINI CHALLENGE regulars across the last two seasons, running with the ES Motorsport team. Youngest member, Calum, joined the championship from Scottish club racing, and...
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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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Catching up with: 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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Catching up with: 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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Catching up with: 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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Catching up with: 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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DRIVER STANDINGS

POSITIONNo.#DRIVERPOINTS
1#39BRETT SMITH399
2#11MAX BLADON332
3#18MARK WAKEFIELD331
4#1DAVID GRADY285
5#37ROB SMITH285
6#61JAMES TURKINGTON258
7#88REECE BARR256
8#15CHARLIE BUTLER-HENDERSON244
9#29STUART GOUGH213
10#444GEORGE SUTTON189
POSITIONNo.#DRIVERPOINTS
112Stuart Mclaren300
278Chris Middleton289
354Adrian Norman229
446Andy Godfrey219
550Neal Clarke209
6217Dale Jamieson114
710Paul Townsend96
POSITIONNo.#DRIVERPOINTS
131Jessica Hawkins292
2888Matt Hammond234
36Sam Weller214
491Owen Walton205
556Richard Newman179
647James Goodall178
749Martin Poole178
89Simon Walton177
998Darren Chatt162
1036Mark Cornell151
POSITIONNo.#DRIVERPOINTS
124Rob Austin239
277Ben Dimmack222
35Chloe Hewitt178
426Andy Montgomery168
5111Neil Ginley167
653Andrew Tsang158
794Scot Adam146
8121Jono Davis140
98Kevin Owen140
1033Stu Lane128

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Race 2 results for Cooper Am & Pro classes at Rockingham Motor Speedway
Pro:
P1: Matt Hammond
P2: Owen Walton
P3: Jessica Hawkins
Am:
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P2: Chris Middleton
P3: Stuart McLaren
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Race 2 results for Cooper Am & Pro classes at Rockingham Motor Speedway
Pro:
P1: Matt Hammond
P2: Owen Walton
P3: Jessica Hawkins
Am:
P1: Daniel Bishop
P2: Chris Middleton
P3: Stuart McLaren

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Race 2 results for Open Class at Rockingham Motor Speedway
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Race 1 results for Cooper Pro & Am classes at Rockingham Motor Speedway
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P1: Jessica Hawkins
P2: Owen Walton
P3: Sam Weller
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Race 1 results for Cooper Pro & Am classes at Rockingham Motor Speedway
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P1: Jessica Hawkins
P2: Owen Walton
P3: Sam Weller
Am
P1: Daniel Bishop
P2: Chris Middleton
P3: Stuart McLaren

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MINI CHALLENGE Open Class Race 1 Results at Rockingham Motor Speedway
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MINI CHALLENGE Open Class Race 1 Results at Rockingham Motor Speedway
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P3: Aaron Reeve

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Rockingham MINI CHALLENGE
Cooper Qualifying
Pro:
P1: Jessica Hawkins
P2: Owen Walton
P3: Richard Newman
Am:
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P2: Stuart Mclaren
P3: Mark Cornell
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Rockingham MINI CHALLENGE
Cooper Qualifying
Pro:
P1: Jessica Hawkins
P2: Owen Walton
P3: Richard Newman
Am:
P1: Daniel Bishop
P2: Stuart Mclaren
P3: Mark Cornell

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Race 1 start for the Open Class at Rockingham Motor Speedway
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A great day here at Rockingham Motor Speedway. A total for four races between the different MINI classes today.
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A great day here at Rockingham Motor Speedway. A total for four races between the different MINI classes today.

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The College of West Anglia MotorsportsThanks again for all the support, we enjoyed every minute of it...see you at Brands Hatch!

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FEATURED TEAMS

Under the Microscope: George Sutton Racing

George Sutton Racing Under the Microscope What an impact George has had in the opening rounds of the 2017 MINI CHALLENGE. George is currently in 10th place after the 4 opening rounds. With 15th and 9th places at Oulton Park, a DNF and 16th at Rockingham (starting at...
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Under the Microscope: OX4 Racing

OX4 Racing Under the Microscope OX4 Racing are one of the “smaller” teams in the MINI CHALLENGE paddock.  But why OX4? Well that’s the post code of the MINI Plant in Oxford where the MINI is built and where all the team work during the week. Of course, they all have a...
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Under the Microscope: MINI UK VIP Team

The MINI UK VIP Team under the Microscope The MINI UK VIP team run 4 cars in the MINI CHALLENGE UK race series including MINI UKs guest drivers. They have the responsibility of ensuring that the drivers and cars that they run are the best in class. An superb example...
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