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Aerobatic display plane crashes during festival in England, killing pilot

WATCH ABOVE: A pilot died in a plane crash during a synchronized display in northwest England on Saturday, according to British TV star Chris Evans who founded the event. 133 more words


With seven races complete and just five to go, the Pirelli National Superstock 1000 Championship is beginning its run to the finish line of 2015. Along for the ride is… 1,867 more words

British Superbikes

BTCC - Oulton Park (R10-12)

It might not have been quite as eventful as what had gone before, but, to be honest…that was probably to be expected. The early stages of the 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship have still been as close and as frenetic as ever, and, while it’s unrealistic to expect a modern-day classic race every time the cars take to the track…even the uneventful rounds have contributed to what is turning into an intriguing battle at the head of the points. 2,092 more words

Touring Cars

Manchopper at the Cricket....(Didsbury CC)

Result: Didsbury CC 232-8 (50 overs) DREW WITH Oulton Park CC 170-9 (50 overs) (Cheshire County Cricket League)

Venue: Wilmslow Road (Saturday 27th June 2015, 1pm) 1,412 more words


How I Became A Racing Driver For A Day: Audi R8

I mentioned in my last couple of posts that I met my heroes but the R8 is a car that had rarely entered my thoughts. Even since its launch in 2007 the R8 did not once pique my interest; in fact I thought it was straight up boring. 260 more words

How I Became A Racing Driver For A Day: Aston Martin V8 Vantage

I didn’t meet just one hero this day, I met two. Did the old adage ‘never meet your heroes’ ring true this time? Maybe.

This might be unfair to the little Aston considering I had just stepped out of a Ferrari 360 and an Ariel Atom but it was a bit of a disappointment. 269 more words

How I Became A Racing Driver For A Day: Ferrari 360

From its beautiful Pininfarina bodywork to its howling 8,700 RPM limited 3.6 litre 400bhp V8 the Ferrari 360 is one of my favourite cars. Some people will tell you to never meet your heroes but I still love mine even if it did have a limp. 385 more words