NEXT EVENT: ROCKINGHAM

28 – 29 APRIL 2018

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ROCKINGHAM PREVIEW

ROCKINGHAM PREVIEW

Nathan Harrison is hoping to put a troubled first round at Oulton Park behind him this weekend by picking up where he left off at Rockingham in 2016.

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INFORMATION

Download the 2018 MINI CHALLENGE Brochure.

View the JCW 2018 Class Calendar

View the 2018 Cooper Am, Pro & Cooper S Calendar

FEATURED DRIVERS

CATCHING UP WITH: TOBY GOODMAN

We interviewed Toby Goodman, who is new to the MINI CHALLENGE this season. We sat down with him at the first round at Donington to find out about his background and thoughts on the season ahead.

CATCHING UP WITH: ELSPETH RODGERS

We sat down with Elspeth Rodgers as she begins her first season in the MINI CHALLENGE to find out more about her and her thoughts on the season ahead.

CATCHING UP WITH: CALUM KING

Scotsman Callum King will switch to Eurotech Racing for his third season in the MINI CHALLENGE JCW Class this year. King has gradually gained in pace across his first two JCW campaigns, and last year scored finishes inside the top 10 despite a difficult season with mechanical issues and being forced to skip rounds due to unforeseen circumstan

CATCHING UP WITH: ANDY MONTGOMERY

Andy – an IT Project Manager from Yorkshire – is continuing into his second season in the MINI CHALLENGE Cooper S class with the Mad4MINI Motorsport team this year. Last season was successful, finishing third in class with his R53 MINI.

CATCHING UP WITH: GEORGE SUTTON

George Sutton is returning to MINI CHALLENGE in 2018 after a successful first season in the JCW Class, finishing 8th in the championship amongst some very experienced and talented drivers.

CATCHING UP WITH: ANDY GODFREY

We caught up with Cooper Am driver, Andy Godfrey as he gives us his thoughts on the 2017 season and the MINI CHALLENGE.

Catching up with: Stuart Gibbs

Catching up with Stuart Gibbs, Stuart starting racing in the MINI CHALLENGE in 2017 with a JCW prepared and run by ExcelR8. Stuart is just 47 years old and lives in Weston Super Mare and has been married twice. Stuart served in the Army for 14 years and has been...

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. Previously...

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...

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...

2018 DRIVER STANDINGS

POSITIONNO.#DRIVERPOINTS
1#10Ant Whorton-Eales11
2#19Jordan Collard11
3#27Nathan Harrison8
4#116David Robinson4
5#0Lawrence Davey3
6#126Luke Reade2
7#42Henry Neal2
8#45Calum King1
9#3Ollie Pidgley0
10#87Paul Bell0
POSITIONNO.#DRIVERPOINTS
1#16Alex Nevill68
2#51Gary Papworth53
3#46Andy Godfrey52
4#54Adrian Norman52
5#50Neal Clarke46
6#63Darryl Brown41
7#888Wai Kong Yai39
8#4Keir McConomy33
9#22Elspeth Rodgers30
POSITIONNO.#DRIVERPOINTS
1#20Kyle Reid65
2#9Simon Walton60
3#23Ethan Pitt53
4#91Robbie Dalgleish43
5#85Toby Goodman43
6#19Jacob Andrews40
7#12Rory Cuff32
8#56Richard Newman32
9#47James Goodall31
10#12Stuart Mclaren28
POSITIONNO.#DRIVERPOINTS
1#30Will Fairclough64
2#24Rob Austin58
3#33Stu Lane54
4#8Kevin Owen53
5#5Chloe Hewitt40
6#444Andy Montgomery38
7#666Sami Bowler32
8#53Neil Brown30
9#44Neil Ginley28
10#606Tim Bill14

SOCIAL MEDIA

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MINI CHALLENGE UK

We're heading to Rockingham Motor Speedway this weekend for the second round of the MINI CHALLENGE UK JCW Championship. There's a packed weekend of racing with the British GT Championship. Here's the timetable for the JCWs. ... See MoreSee Less

Were heading to Rockingham Motor Speedway this weekend for the second round of the MINI CHALLENGE UK JCW Championship. Theres a packed weekend of racing with the British GT Championship. Heres the timetable for the JCWs.
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FEATURED ARTICLES

Under the microscope: MINI CHALLENGE Girls

Under the microscope: MINI CHALLENGE Girls To celebrate Women is Sports week, I thought we would take a look at the Girls who form an integral part of the MINI CHALLENGE. What was originally thought to be a few actually turned out to be many! Jessica Hawkins Jessica’s...

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...

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...

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...