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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

How I Became A Racing Driver For A Day: Ariel Atom

First up for me was the Ariel Atom. I don’t know exactly what spec this example was but I suspect for this application it would be the “slowest” with the 2.2 litre General Motors Ecotec engine producing 205bhp, plenty in a car with a curb weight of just 612kg. 555 more words

How I became a racing driver for a day: Introduction & Back to School

No matter where your heart lies within the automotive world I don’t think you can deny that the opportunity to thrash someone else’s super cars around a race track is an attractive prospect. 419 more words

BTCC 2015 - Oulton Park | Reviewed and Rated

ESM’s BTCC Correspondent isn’t one for holding back on his opinions. What did he make of the latest rounds?

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