• Smith Recovering After Heavy Accident At ASI

    Smith Recovering After Heavy Accident At ASI

    Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres is delighted to report Sean Smith, last year's Vice-Champion, is back at home today as he recovers from a very nasty 60mph-plus accident on Sunday in the Live Action Arena at the Autosport International Show. Sean was transferred to hospital following the head-on accident, which left him extremely badly shaken and bruised, but the safety features of the car thankfully did their job and he fortunately has no broken bones. “I’ve been able [...]

  • Former Legends Vice-Champion Whitelegg Makes 2020 Return After Year Away

    Former Legends Vice-Champion Whitelegg Makes 2020 Return After Year Away

    Hugely successful Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres racer Steve Whitelegg has this morning, Thursday, 9th January, confirmed a welcome return to racing after a year away – and the 2018 Vice-Champion is targeting nothing other than title victory. Announcing the news on the opening day of the Autosport International Show at Birmingham NEC on the Legends Cars stand, Bury racer Whitelegg revealed he will be competing under the Bridgeman Motorsport banner with added technical support from Cresta Racing. [...]

  • Mickel Confirmed P3 In Standings & Simmons Masters Champion After Brands Hatch Appeal

    Mickel Confirmed P3 In Standings & Simmons Masters Champion After Brands Hatch Appeal

    Multiple Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres title winner John Mickel (Horsham) has been confirmed in third position in the 2019 standings, following an appeal hearing related to a penalty from the season finale at Brands Hatch in November. Mickel, who concluded the last weekend of the 25th anniversary Legends Cars season fourth in the championship behind Sy Harraway (Weston-super-Mare), has now had the full 470 points originally credited from round 14 restored to his total – putting him [...]

  • Legend Of Legends Cars Tick Steward To Make Sensational Return At ASI

    Legend Of Legends Cars Tick Steward To Make Sensational Return At ASI

    Tick Steward, one of the most famous – if not the most famous – names in Legends Cars racing will make an unexpected and very welcome return to action next month as part of the championship’s high-profile appearance at the annual Autosport International Show in Birmingham. Essex racer Steward, who was the first person to buy a Legends car from series owner Phil Cooper back in the mid-nineties before going on to win the inaugural National Championship title in the [...]

  • Stars Of Legends Return To ‘Live Action Arena’ At ASI

    Stars Of Legends Return To ‘Live Action Arena’ At ASI

    Birmingham NEC will be the destination once again for the Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres this coming January, when the all-action category officially launches its 2020 season at the annual Autosport International Show. Opening to media and trade visitors on Thursday, 9th January, the four-day motorsport spectacular runs to Sunday, 12th January, and the Legends Cars will have a major presence as always – this year in Hall 2 on Stand 2590. Exhibited on the Legends Cars stand, [...]

  • Provisional Legends Cars Calendar Revealed For 2020 Season

    Provisional Legends Cars Calendar Revealed For 2020 Season

    Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres officials have today revealed the provisional eight event calendar for the hotly anticipated 2020 season, featuring no fewer than 48 races and a return to the schedule after a year away for ever-popular Croft Circuit in North Yorkshire. Less than a fortnight since the landmark 25th Anniversary season reached its exciting conclusion at Brands Hatch, where Miles Rudman (Sutton Coldfield) claimed his first outright Legends title to bring an end to the four-year [...]

  • Rudman Makes History In Legends’ 25th Anniversary Season With First Outright Title

    Rudman Makes History In Legends’ 25th Anniversary Season With First Outright Title

    Miles Rudman (Sutton Coldfield) made Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres history at a rain-hit and very windy Brands Hatch Indy Circuit on Saturday, 2nd November, by wrapping-up the 2019 title with three races to spare in the category’s landmark 25th anniversary season. Going into the last weekend of the campaign 560 points clear of his closest challenger, second place for Rudman in Heat One, fifth position in Heat Two and then victory in the Final ensured the West [...]

  • Rudman On Course For Legends Crown As Season Prepares To Conclude At Brands

    Rudman On Course For Legends Crown As Season Prepares To Conclude At Brands

    More than 30 cars are expected to line-up on the Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres grid at Brands Hatch next weekend, 2nd/3rd November, as the category’s spectacular 25th anniversary season reaches an explosive finale. Forming part of the ‘Fireworks Spectacular’ event at the Kent track’s 1.2-mile Indy Circuit, the last six races of the 2019 Legends Cars campaign are set to provide some sensational action and leading the way, by some margin too, is ever-improving talent Miles Rudman [...]

  • Pembrey Weekend Produces Double Wins For Harraway and Legends Leader Rudman

    Pembrey Weekend Produces Double Wins For Harraway and Legends Leader Rudman

    Two more race victories for Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres points leader Miles Rudman (Sutton Coldfield) at Pembrey in South Wales on Sunday, 6th October, helped to boost his advantage at the top of the standings to a huge 560 points with just one event now remaining. Winning the first of Sunday’s Heats and going on to add victory in the second day’s titanic Final, Rudman goes into the finale of the championship’s 25th anniversary campaign at Brands [...]

  • Penultimate Event Of Legends Cars Season Set For Pembrey

    Penultimate Event Of Legends Cars Season Set For Pembrey

    Britain’s best big grid racing makes a very welcome return to Pembrey Circuit in South Wales next weekend, 5th/6th October, as the stars of the Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres resume battle for the coveted title in the category’s 25th anniversary season. With just 12 races remaining in the 2019 campaign, six to be contested at the Carmarthenshire track and six more during the championship finale at Brands Hatch in November, the title fight is heating up very [...]

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Smith Recovering After Heavy Accident At ASI

January 14th, 2020|Comments Off on Smith Recovering After Heavy Accident At ASI

Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres is delighted to report Sean Smith, last year's Vice-Champion, is back at home today as he recovers from a very nasty 60mph-plus accident on Sunday in the Live Action Arena at the Autosport International Show. Sean was transferred to hospital following the head-on accident, which left him extremely badly shaken and bruised, but the safety features of the car thankfully did their job and he fortunately has no broken bones. “I’ve been able to come home from hospital this afternoon [Tuesday], basically as soon as I could walk they let me leave”, explains [...]

Former Legends Vice-Champion Whitelegg Makes 2020 Return After Year Away

January 9th, 2020|Comments Off on Former Legends Vice-Champion Whitelegg Makes 2020 Return After Year Away

Hugely successful Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres racer Steve Whitelegg has this morning, Thursday, 9th January, confirmed a welcome return to racing after a year away – and the 2018 Vice-Champion is targeting nothing other than title victory. Announcing the news on the opening day of the Autosport International Show at Birmingham NEC on the Legends Cars stand, Bury racer Whitelegg revealed he will be competing under the Bridgeman Motorsport banner with added technical support from Cresta Racing. Whitelegg, who debuted in Legends Cars back in 2008, has been a consistent championship challenger and multiple race winner in [...]

Mickel Confirmed P3 In Standings & Simmons Masters Champion After Brands Hatch Appeal

December 20th, 2019|Comments Off on Mickel Confirmed P3 In Standings & Simmons Masters Champion After Brands Hatch Appeal

Multiple Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres title winner John Mickel (Horsham) has been confirmed in third position in the 2019 standings, following an appeal hearing related to a penalty from the season finale at Brands Hatch in November. Mickel, who concluded the last weekend of the 25th anniversary Legends Cars season fourth in the championship behind Sy Harraway (Weston-super-Mare), has now had the full 470 points originally credited from round 14 restored to his total – putting him 135 points clear of Harraway. Excluded from the results of the final race of the campaign on Sunday, 3rd November, [...]

Legend Of Legends Cars Tick Steward To Make Sensational Return At ASI

December 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Legend Of Legends Cars Tick Steward To Make Sensational Return At ASI

Tick Steward, one of the most famous – if not the most famous – names in Legends Cars racing will make an unexpected and very welcome return to action next month as part of the championship’s high-profile appearance at the annual Autosport International Show in Birmingham. Essex racer Steward, who was the first person to buy a Legends car from series owner Phil Cooper back in the mid-nineties before going on to win the inaugural National Championship title in the UK and the first World Championship, will form part of the six-car line-up in the ‘Live Action Arena’. Although having [...]

Stars Of Legends Return To ‘Live Action Arena’ At ASI

November 28th, 2019|Comments Off on Stars Of Legends Return To ‘Live Action Arena’ At ASI

Birmingham NEC will be the destination once again for the Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres this coming January, when the all-action category officially launches its 2020 season at the annual Autosport International Show. Opening to media and trade visitors on Thursday, 9th January, the four-day motorsport spectacular runs to Sunday, 12th January, and the Legends Cars will have a major presence as always – this year in Hall 2 on Stand 2590. Exhibited on the Legends Cars stand, which the series will share with touring car team HMS Racing, will be the 24hr Solutions backed No.247 entry of [...]

Provisional Legends Cars Calendar Revealed For 2020 Season

November 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Provisional Legends Cars Calendar Revealed For 2020 Season

Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres officials have today revealed the provisional eight event calendar for the hotly anticipated 2020 season, featuring no fewer than 48 races and a return to the schedule after a year away for ever-popular Croft Circuit in North Yorkshire. Less than a fortnight since the landmark 25th Anniversary season reached its exciting conclusion at Brands Hatch, where Miles Rudman (Sutton Coldfield) claimed his first outright Legends title to bring an end to the four-year reign of John Mickel (Horsham), preparations are well underway for 2020. The Kent venue will once again book-end the Legends [...]