Tag Archives: Brands Hatch Indy

Boardley Does the Brands Pickup Double

2015 Champion Michael Smith looks to defend titleThe 1.2 mile Brands Hatch Indy circuit was the venue for the opening round of the 2016 Pickup Truck Championship on the 28 March. With eighteen beautifully prepared Pickups contesting the 19th season, twenty-six races over six different venues would determine this years’ champion. Defending champion Michael Smith lead the line-up of championship contenders in 2016 in his No.93 Vauxhall powered Pickup (more…)

Ginetta Junior Title Still to be Decided

Championship favourite was Jamie Caroline copyIt was everything to play for three ways at the 2015 finale of the KICK Start Energy Drink Ginetta Junior Championship, as the driver’s, rookie’s and teams’ titles were going to be decided around the GP loop at Brands Hatch. The season for the Juniors had panned out brilliantly throughout 2015 and the finale on the 10th and 11th October was surely going to see no one pushed over easily in each of the (more…)

Plenty of Maidens in Ginetta Junior Opener

Elite Motorsport step into Juniors for 1st time in 2015Success in the 750 club of Motorsport is a great achievement, but Easter weekend of 2015 saw Essex team Elite Motorsport Engineering break out on the TOCA package, as series newcomer Geri Nicosia took to the wheel of their brightly colour Ginetta G40. With the team and driver making their debut in the highly competitive KICK Start Energy Drink Ginetta Junior Championship, a capacity grid at Brands (more…)

Grasser Racing Lamborghini Take Blancpain GT Brands Double

2014 Round 1 Winners HTP MotorsportThe weekend of the 17th and 18th May saw Brands Hatch become a lot noisier, as the sights and sounds of the Blancpain GT Series rolled into Kent for round two of the 2014 season. With this being the first time that International GT racing had been at Brands Hatch in eighteen years, a new door had opened and history would be made in the modern era of GT racing. Off the back of a strongly contested opening (more…)

Frear on top in Sportsman Elite 600

2013 Champion Daniel Frear was back to defend TitleAs a club which has a long history of boosting the careers of up-in-coming talent and pushing them towards bigger and better things, the continued health of the Thundersport GB club has made for entertaining racing. Their 2014 season kicked off on the 8th and 9th March, as Brands Hatch hosted the Invicta Challenge, which was the first meeting of nine for the whole club. With the Thundersport GB club (more…)

Reigning Champions Reign Supreme at Brands Rally

2013 Winter Stage Champions Dean Thomas & Mark BurtIn the United Kingdom, Rallying has always had a tradition of thrilling generations, whether it’s the WRC or club level and for 2014, Brands Hatch kicked off their Motorsport calendar with exactly that category. The 12th January ended up seeing the sights and sounds of Brands Hatch transform into a typical rally stage; involving tarmac, gravel, mud and plenty of fast, tight, twisty stages. The annual (more…)