• Mouthwatering BTCC Test Headlines Huge Prize Package

    Mouthwatering BTCC Test Headlines Huge Prize Package

    One of the biggest prizes in club motorsport has been announced by the hugely popular Legends Cars National Championship – a mouthwatering test in Handy Motorsport’s Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship podium-finishing Toyota Avensis. Revealed exclusively first in this week’s Motorsport News publication, and officially announced at the 2017 Autosport International Show in Birmingham this morning, Thursday, 12th January, the huge prize test will afford one incredibly lucky Legends Cars competitor the chance to pilot a current spec BTCC [...]

  • New Season Calendar Confirmed

    New Season Calendar Confirmed

    Organisers of the Legends Cars National Championship are delighted to confirm the following calendar for the 2017 season: Rd1: Brands Hatch Indy Circuit, Kent 25th/26th March * Rd2: Anglesey, Wales 22nd/23rd April Rd3: Cadwell Park, Lincolnshire 13th/14th May Rd4: Croft Circuit, North Yorkshire 1st/2nd July Rd5: Donington Park, Leicestershire 22nd/23rd July * Rd6: Snetterton Circuit, Norfolk 9th/10th September * Rd7: Rockingham, Northamptonshire 30th September/1st October Rd8: Brands Hatch Indy Circuit, Kent 4th/5th November * *Supporting the British Truck Racing Association

  • Autosport International To Kick-Off Legends Cars Year

    Autosport International To Kick-Off Legends Cars Year

    Once again, the Legends Cars National Championship will have a strong presence at the Autosport International Show extravaganza at Birmingham NEC this year. Opening to the media and trade visitors on Thursday, 12th January, with a second trade day on Friday, 13th January, members of the public will be able to attend on Saturday and Sunday, 14th/15th January. The championship will be situated in Hall 6, stand 6246, where Phil Cooper and members of the organising team will be on-hand [...]

  • Legends Cars National Championship Ready For Bumper 2017

    Legends Cars National Championship Ready For Bumper 2017

    With the dawn of the New Year having only just passed, organisers of the action-packed Legends Cars National Championship are delighted to confirm a key presence at the annual Autosport International Show next week where the 2017 season will be officially launched. Set to build on an outstanding 2016, where John Mickel won the coveted title after a classic season of bumper-to-bumper action, the series has ratified an exciting 16 round, eight weekend calendar for 2017 with selected events linking-up [...]

  • From Track Day to Racing Driver

    From Track Day to Racing Driver

    I’ve had a hankering for getting into racing for a few years, having done plenty of track days, but it’s always been a question of where to get started and how much will it cost.  Having known John Mickel for a few years Legends Racing proved to be the perfect choice.  Low budget, simple cars, and bags of fun.  Plus a great social side which helps to include my family in the sport. My first race was Brands Hatch at [...]

  • Father-Son Racing in 2016

    Father-Son Racing in 2016

    We are proud to announce that this season we have two father and young son race teams competing. Nathan Anthony and his son Charlie will be racing in the #29 First4Vans Se-Van and Peter Morton with his son James in the #32 Firth Steels Coupe. It is Charlie and James' first time racing in Legends this year, good luck boys.

  • Mickel Makes it a Triple

    Mickel Makes it a Triple

    Saturday 7th November With a World Series Title and a World Championship Title firmly in his grasp just two weeks earlier, John Mickel arrived at Brands Hatch for the final rounds of the 2015 Legends UK National Championship with the triple title firmly in his sights. He was keen to finish his season in style for his guests, sponsors and fans that had turned up on mass to watch him become victorious. It proved to be a difficult weekend with bad [...]

  • Round 13, Unlucky for #3

    Round 13, Unlucky for #3

    Round 12 & 13 at Silverstone for the Legends National Championship began with John Paterson #3 qualifying 1st on the Saturday and the Sunday with a 1:08.930 and a 1.08.043, respectively. On the Saturday John managed to finish 3rd, 17th and 3rd completing Round 12 with an overall 7th and 370 points. However unfortunately the weekend was not to end well! Determination at its best! John Paterson pushing his car over the finish line at Silverstone. Image thanks to Sam [...]

  • Mid Wales racing driver moves up to second place in televised championship

    Mid Wales racing driver moves up to second place in televised championship

    Ben Power, aged 25, made his debut in the Legends Car series in 2009 – finishing 8th overall and 2nd in the rookie table, having switched to the circuits after winning the Junior Rallycross crown in 2006 and Supermodifed Rallycross titles in 2007 and 2008. In 2010, he finished 10th overall, in 2011 he was 6th , in 2012, 4th, in 2013 3rd and in 2014 2nd. Further information on the Guttercrest Racing team is available at www.ben-power.co.uk Mid Wales [...]

  • 3 Ex Legends In BTCC

    3 Ex Legends In BTCC

    3 multiple Legends race winners are now doing battle in The Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship. Chris Stockton, Dave Newsham & Simon Belcher doing battle in BTCC at a wet Donington Park.

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Mouthwatering BTCC Test Headlines Huge Prize Package

January 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Mouthwatering BTCC Test Headlines Huge Prize Package

One of the biggest prizes in club motorsport has been announced by the hugely popular Legends Cars National Championship – a mouthwatering test in Handy Motorsport’s Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship podium-finishing Toyota Avensis. Revealed exclusively first in this week’s Motorsport News publication, and officially announced at the 2017 Autosport International Show in Birmingham this morning, Thursday, 12th January, the huge prize test will afford one incredibly lucky Legends Cars competitor the chance to pilot a current spec BTCC racer. With the addition of expert tutelage from touring car ace Rob Austin, undoubtedly one of the most popular, tenacious [...]

New Season Calendar Confirmed

January 5th, 2017|Comments Off on New Season Calendar Confirmed

Organisers of the Legends Cars National Championship are delighted to confirm the following calendar for the 2017 season: Rd1: Brands Hatch Indy Circuit, Kent 25th/26th March * Rd2: Anglesey, Wales 22nd/23rd April Rd3: Cadwell Park, Lincolnshire 13th/14th May Rd4: Croft Circuit, North Yorkshire 1st/2nd July Rd5: Donington Park, Leicestershire 22nd/23rd July * Rd6: Snetterton Circuit, Norfolk 9th/10th September * Rd7: Rockingham, Northamptonshire 30th September/1st October Rd8: Brands Hatch Indy Circuit, Kent 4th/5th November * *Supporting the British Truck Racing Association

Autosport International To Kick-Off Legends Cars Year

January 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Autosport International To Kick-Off Legends Cars Year

Once again, the Legends Cars National Championship will have a strong presence at the Autosport International Show extravaganza at Birmingham NEC this year. Opening to the media and trade visitors on Thursday, 12th January, with a second trade day on Friday, 13th January, members of the public will be able to attend on Saturday and Sunday, 14th/15th January. The championship will be situated in Hall 6, stand 6246, where Phil Cooper and members of the organising team will be on-hand to talk to prospective drivers about becoming part of what is undoubtedly the most exciting racing category outside the British [...]

Legends Cars National Championship Ready For Bumper 2017

January 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Legends Cars National Championship Ready For Bumper 2017

With the dawn of the New Year having only just passed, organisers of the action-packed Legends Cars National Championship are delighted to confirm a key presence at the annual Autosport International Show next week where the 2017 season will be officially launched. Set to build on an outstanding 2016, where John Mickel won the coveted title after a classic season of bumper-to-bumper action, the series has ratified an exciting 16 round, eight weekend calendar for 2017 with selected events linking-up with the popular British Truck Racing Association meetings. Fresh for the new season Legends Cars has a brand new official [...]

From Track Day to Racing Driver

June 4th, 2016|Comments Off on From Track Day to Racing Driver

I’ve had a hankering for getting into racing for a few years, having done plenty of track days, but it’s always been a question of where to get started and how much will it cost.  Having known John Mickel for a few years Legends Racing proved to be the perfect choice.  Low budget, simple cars, and bags of fun.  Plus a great social side which helps to include my family in the sport. My first race was Brands Hatch at Easter and it was a baptism by rain.  An early visit to the gravel showed I had a lot to [...]

Father-Son Racing in 2016

March 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on Father-Son Racing in 2016

We are proud to announce that this season we have two father and young son race teams competing. Nathan Anthony and his son Charlie will be racing in the #29 First4Vans Se-Van and Peter Morton with his son James in the #32 Firth Steels Coupe. It is Charlie and James' first time racing in Legends this year, good luck boys.