Mazda MX-5 Sport Road Test

January 13th, 2017

I’ve had an association with Lodge Garage, an official Mazda dealership near Aylesbury, for a number of years now and they recently gave me a 24 hour loan of the latest release of the Mazda MX-5. This particular car is the top-of-the-range 2-litre Sport Nav version in optional Soul Red Metallic – a colour that[…]

Porsches nil – Donington 2

June 6th, 2016

It’s a bit of a challenge to take positives from a weekend where you start with two Porsche race cars and end up with none but it’s at such times you come to really appreciate what a good team you’re being run by. I’ve been with Newbridge Motorsport now for five seasons and Richard and[…]

Back to Britcar

May 20th, 2016

June will mark a return to racing in the Britcar Endurance Championship with a three-hour race shared with my co-driver from last season, Fareed Ali, in his fabulous new Porsche Cayman GT4. I got a chance to drive the car for the first time at Silverstone in May and its so much fun to drive![…]

Race Ambition Realised with a 4th Place Finish

April 4th, 2016

After a very long and tiring weekend, I have fully realised my ambition to race in the 24 Hours of Silverstone – a dream I’ve worked towards through four seasons of racing. Not only did we take part – and cross the line – we finished 4th in class. We’d had problems on the Wednesday[…]

Race Day has Arrived

April 2nd, 2016

Its the morning of the 24 Hours of Silverstone! This event is something I’ve been working towards through four seasons of racing and its hard to believe its finally happening! I signed on Thursday evening: as this was an international event run by a non-UK organiser, all free practice, qualifying and the race itself would[…]

Last Test before the 24

March 30th, 2016

A lot of work had been done on the two Rogue Motorsport Toyota GT86 since their last outing at Mallory Park last month – including a total strip-down to change the roll cages which although perfectly fine under MSA regulations, did not pass FIA regs, which the Creventic 24 Hour series adheres to. There had[…]