Mobil Service Centre News
Fortec Motorsports' Will Buller showed his experience in a dominant display in race one of the Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series at Spa-Francorchamps, coming from the fourth row on the grid to take his second win of the season. Sun Zheng took his maiden National Class victory after a race long battle with West-Tec's Jordan Oon.
Carlin's Nicholas Latifi led home a mighty Carlin 1-2-3 in this afternoon's Cooper Tires British F3 International Series qualifying session at Spa-Francorchamps, the Canadian driver finished two-tenths ahead of Jordan King and was also the holder of the second fastest time, taking pole position for race three on Saturday.
Reigning British KF3 Karting Champion Alex Gill, one of the country’s most talented and highly rated young racing drivers, has given a big thumbs-up to the new Formula Renault UK 1.6 Championship after sampling the all-carbon ‘slicks and wings’ single-seater for the first time last week.
Two exceptional Avon Tyres British GT Championship races were played out amidst a packed Snetterton crowd in glorious summer shine yesterday. Spectators witnessed a hotly contested race one give Michael Caine and Ahmad Al Harthy their fifth successive points score in 2013 and David Ashburn and Nick Tandy become the first repeat winners in the 2013 season in race two.
Yet another big grid of over thirty cars are expected at round four of the 2013 Avon Tyres British GT Championship next weekend, as the leading national GT series makes its annual visit to Snetterton and for two days challenges the traditionally tranquil nature of the Norfolk countryside.
Ecurie Ecosse pairing, Oliver Bryant and Marco Attard, secured victory in round three of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship at Silverstone last weekend in a three-hour race that saw all of the top four in the points standings prior to the event, finish outside of the points scoring positions, opening up the seven round championship with four rounds still to go.
Carlin's Jordan King rounded off what he described as a mixed weekend in the best possible style, winning the third and final Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series race at Silverstone. Will Buller leads the Championship points after opening weekend as Jones seals the national class treble.
SRO, organisers of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship - sponsored and partnered by both Mobil Service Centre and WP Racing - have today confirmed they expect a 48-car grid at this weekend’s third round, the Silverstone 500, at the 3.66 mile Towcester track.