• Vice-Champion Power Earns Coveted Prize BTCC Test With HMS Racing

    Vice-Champion Power Earns Coveted Prize BTCC Test With HMS Racing

    Welsh motor racing star Ben Power, runner-up in this year’s MRF Legends Cars National Championship, has this morning been officially confirmed as the winner of a coveted prize test in HMS Racing’s race-winning British Touring Car Championship Toyota Avensis. Power, who scorched to no fewer than 14 victories on his way to the Vice-Champion’s position in the recently concluded Legends Cars campaign, will join HMS star Rob Austin at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit this coming Monday, 20th November, where the [...]

  • Mickel Seals Third Back-To-Back Title At Brands Hatch

    Mickel Seals Third Back-To-Back Title At Brands Hatch

    John Mickel (Horsham) successfully defended his MRF Legends Cars Championship crown on the final weekend of the season at Brands Hatch Indy Circuit on Sunday, 5th November, to make it an incredible run of three back-to-back title victories in the all-action category, in front of thousands of spectators. Chief rival Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys) did everything he could to try and overturn his 240 point deficit to Mickel over the course of the weekend, and a spirited drive to sixth place from [...]

  • Crunch Time In MRF Legends Cars At Brands This Weekend!

    Crunch Time In MRF Legends Cars At Brands This Weekend!

    Seven months since the MRF Legends Cars National Championship got underway at Brands Hatch, the fast-paced series heads back to the famous Kent venue for the grand finale of a superb season this coming weekend, 4th/5th November, and it’s still anyone’s guess who will be 2017 champion. For the final six races of the season a bumper entry of no fewer than 33 cars are currently scheduled to line-up at the 1.2-mile Indy Circuit, ensuring a memorable conclusion to what [...]

  • Steve Whitelegg Moves Into Pole Position For Prize BTCC Test

    Steve Whitelegg Moves Into Pole Position For Prize BTCC Test

    Steve Whitelegg (Bury) has leap-frogged MRF Legends Cars National Championship rival Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys) in the battle for the end-of-season British Touring Car Championship prize test, thanks to a very impressive outing at Rockingham last time out. Alongside the outright title battle, this year the MRF Legends Cars competitors are also fighting it out for the outstanding prize of a run in Handy Motorsport’s race-winning BTCC Toyota Avensis and it is Whitelegg who has moved into a slim three-point [...]

  • Championship Leader Mickel Increases Advantage At Rockingham

    Championship Leader Mickel Increases Advantage At Rockingham

    Two more wins for John Mickel (Horsham) at Rockingham in Northamptonshire over the weekend, 30th September/1st October, helped the reigning champion open a lead of over 200 points in the MRF Legends Cars National Championship title battle during the penultimate event of the season. Added to two further podium results at a rain-hit International Super Sportscar Circuit, Mickel goes into November’s finale at Brands Hatch – where a capacity 34 car grid is expected – with an enhanced advantage over [...]

  • Season Reaching Fever Pitch Ahead Of Penultimate Event At Rockingham

    Season Reaching Fever Pitch Ahead Of Penultimate Event At Rockingham

    Excitement surrounding the MRF Legends Cars National Championship is reaching fever pitch as the all-action series gets ready to visit Rockingham’s International Super Sportscar Circuit next weekend, 30th September/1st October, for the penultimate event of the 2017 season. After six fantastic events so far this year the length and breadth of the UK, the battle for the hotly contested championship has all-but come down to an intriguing see-saw contest at the top of the standings between John Mickel (Horsham) and [...]

  • Mickel Motors Back Into Championship Lead At Snetterton

    Mickel Motors Back Into Championship Lead At Snetterton

    John Mickel (Horsham) returned to the top of the MRF Legends Cars National Championship driver standings at Snetterton 300 Circuit over the weekend, 9th/10th September, with three victories from six races enabling the reigning champion to open a slim advantage with two events to go. Erstwhile points leader Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys) endured a largely vexing weekend, a puncture in Heat One on Saturday and misfire in the opening day’s Final were then added to with an oil leak in [...]

  • Super Snetterton Next For MRF Legends Cars

    Super Snetterton Next For MRF Legends Cars

    Everything is starting to get just a little bit serious in the MRF Legends Cars National Championship as the excitement-packed series prepares to resume at Snetterton 300 Circuit next weekend, 9th/10th September, for the sixth event of 2017. It seems an absolute age since the previous rounds at Donington Park a month and a half ago where Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys) added four more victories to his impressive tally – which now stands at 12 wins for the year – [...]

  • Championship leader Power also moves to top of BTCC test table

    Championship leader Power also moves to top of BTCC test table

    Following his impressive return to the top of the MRF Legends Cars National Championship title standings three weeks ago at Donington Park, form driver Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys) has also moved into pole position for the category’s headline grabbing end-of-season prize BTCC test. Boosting his season tally of wins to 12 last time out during the fifth event of the immensely competitive MRF Legends Cars campaign, Power’s performance on and off track and his high levels of sportsmanship have all [...]

  • Power Surges Into Points Lead As Gibson Takes Emotional Maiden Win

    Power Surges Into Points Lead As Gibson Takes Emotional Maiden Win

    Four outstanding wins from six races contested at Donington Park over the weekend, 22nd/23rd July, enabled Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys) to surge back into the lead of the MRF Legends Cars National Championship during the huge ‘Convoy in the Park’ event at the Leicestershire venue. In front of thousands of spectators Power was the dominant force, but the most widely celebrated success was the first ever car racing victory for Will Gibson (Camberley) in Sunday’s rain-hit Final. Marking two years [...]

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Vice-Champion Power Earns Coveted Prize BTCC Test With HMS Racing

November 15th, 2017|Comments Off on Vice-Champion Power Earns Coveted Prize BTCC Test With HMS Racing

Welsh motor racing star Ben Power, runner-up in this year’s MRF Legends Cars National Championship, has this morning been officially confirmed as the winner of a coveted prize test in HMS Racing’s race-winning British Touring Car Championship Toyota Avensis. Power, who scorched to no fewer than 14 victories on his way to the Vice-Champion’s position in the recently concluded Legends Cars campaign, will join HMS star Rob Austin at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit this coming Monday, 20th November, where the Guilsfield ace will make his BTCC test bow. Announced at the Autosport International Show at Birmingham’s NEC back in January, [...]

Mickel Seals Third Back-To-Back Title At Brands Hatch

November 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Mickel Seals Third Back-To-Back Title At Brands Hatch

John Mickel (Horsham) successfully defended his MRF Legends Cars Championship crown on the final weekend of the season at Brands Hatch Indy Circuit on Sunday, 5th November, to make it an incredible run of three back-to-back title victories in the all-action category, in front of thousands of spectators. Chief rival Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys) did everything he could to try and overturn his 240 point deficit to Mickel over the course of the weekend, and a spirited drive to sixth place from 25th on the grid in the last race of the year enabled him to close to within 150 points of [...]

Crunch Time In MRF Legends Cars At Brands This Weekend!

October 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Crunch Time In MRF Legends Cars At Brands This Weekend!

Seven months since the MRF Legends Cars National Championship got underway at Brands Hatch, the fast-paced series heads back to the famous Kent venue for the grand finale of a superb season this coming weekend, 4th/5th November, and it’s still anyone’s guess who will be 2017 champion. For the final six races of the season a bumper entry of no fewer than 33 cars are currently scheduled to line-up at the 1.2-mile Indy Circuit, ensuring a memorable conclusion to what has been a classic year of the very best in Legends Cars action. Last year’s title winner John Mickel (Horsham) [...]

Steve Whitelegg Moves Into Pole Position For Prize BTCC Test

October 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Steve Whitelegg Moves Into Pole Position For Prize BTCC Test

Steve Whitelegg (Bury) has leap-frogged MRF Legends Cars National Championship rival Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys) in the battle for the end-of-season British Touring Car Championship prize test, thanks to a very impressive outing at Rockingham last time out. Alongside the outright title battle, this year the MRF Legends Cars competitors are also fighting it out for the outstanding prize of a run in Handy Motorsport’s race-winning BTCC Toyota Avensis and it is Whitelegg who has moved into a slim three-point lead. With points accrued on the basis of results, sportsmanship and all-round presentation, the WTBS Motorsport racer was rewarded for [...]

Championship Leader Mickel Increases Advantage At Rockingham

October 1st, 2017|Comments Off on Championship Leader Mickel Increases Advantage At Rockingham

Two more wins for John Mickel (Horsham) at Rockingham in Northamptonshire over the weekend, 30th September/1st October, helped the reigning champion open a lead of over 200 points in the MRF Legends Cars National Championship title battle during the penultimate event of the season. Added to two further podium results at a rain-hit International Super Sportscar Circuit, Mickel goes into November’s finale at Brands Hatch – where a capacity 34 car grid is expected – with an enhanced advantage over chief rival Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys). Power, though, added to his victory tally with success in Heat Two on Saturday [...]

Season Reaching Fever Pitch Ahead Of Penultimate Event At Rockingham

September 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on Season Reaching Fever Pitch Ahead Of Penultimate Event At Rockingham

Excitement surrounding the MRF Legends Cars National Championship is reaching fever pitch as the all-action series gets ready to visit Rockingham’s International Super Sportscar Circuit next weekend, 30th September/1st October, for the penultimate event of the 2017 season. After six fantastic events so far this year the length and breadth of the UK, the battle for the hotly contested championship has all-but come down to an intriguing see-saw contest at the top of the standings between John Mickel (Horsham) and Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys). Reigning and multiple champion Mickel holds the advantage with a reasonably slim 90-point lead over Power [...]