• Television Coverage Confirmed For 2018 Legends Cars

    Television Coverage Confirmed For 2018 Legends Cars

    Organisers of the Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres have today, Monday, 5th February, confirmed the series will continue to benefit from strong television coverage in 2018 to further boost the attractiveness of the already hugely popular category. With a new yet-to-be-revealed series sponsor enabling TV coverage to be achieved from the five race meetings where the Legends Cars will run as support to the British Truck Racing Championship, the series will once again appear this year on digital [...]

  • First Dozen Drivers Confirmed For 2018 Season

    First Dozen Drivers Confirmed For 2018 Season

    Series front-runners and title contenders Steve Whitelegg (Bury), Jack Parker (Wolverhampton) and Sean Smith (High Wycombe) are among the first 12 drivers confirmed for the eagerly-awaited 2018 MRF Legends Cars National Championship. Following on from a successful season launch at the Autosport International Show at the NEC in Birmingham last week, where brand new team 24 Hour Solutions was unveiled on the Legends Cars stand alongside a bold new livery for the Se-Van of championship regular Nathan Anthony (Horley), series [...]

  • MRF Legends Racers To Again Battle For BTCC Test Prize

    MRF Legends Racers To Again Battle For BTCC Test Prize

    Drivers competing in the 2018 MRF Legends Cars National Championship will once again be able to battle it out for one of the biggest prizes in club-level motorsport this year after series organisers today, Friday, 12th January, confirmed a continuation of its link-up with BTCC squad HMS Racing. Announced at the annual Autosport International Show at Birmingham NEC, where the MRF Legends Cars stand is situated directly opposite the Motorsport News 60th Anniversary Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship feature, [...]

  • Spectacular MRF Legends Cars Ready For ‘Incredible’ 2018

    Spectacular MRF Legends Cars Ready For ‘Incredible’ 2018

    With less than a week to go until the annual Autosport International Show at Birmingham NEC, the true start of the motorsport year, organisers of the always spectacular MRF Legends Cars National Championship are delighted to officially confirm the 2018 calendar. Featuring an enhanced nine weekend schedule, with a total of 51 races taking place across 17 rounds, the hugely popular category for 5/8 scale motorcycle-engined pocket rockets will form part of five British Truck Racing Association events and the [...]

  • Power Impresses During ‘Awesome’ BTCC Test Debut With HMS

    Power Impresses During ‘Awesome’ BTCC Test Debut With HMS

    Ben Power made the most of his prize British Touring Car Championship test outing with HMS Racing at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit on Monday, 20th November, where the multiple MRF Legends Cars National Championship race winner produced an impressive performance in tricky, wet conditions. Winning the incredible opportunity after topping a special points table which ran separate to the main Legends Cars title chase this season, the 27-year-old from Guilsfield in Powys made a strong impression on HMS team principal [...]

  • 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 [...]

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Television Coverage Confirmed For 2018 Legends Cars

February 5th, 2018|Comments Off on Television Coverage Confirmed For 2018 Legends Cars

Organisers of the Legends Cars National Championship with MRF Tyres have today, Monday, 5th February, confirmed the series will continue to benefit from strong television coverage in 2018 to further boost the attractiveness of the already hugely popular category. With a new yet-to-be-revealed series sponsor enabling TV coverage to be achieved from the five race meetings where the Legends Cars will run as support to the British Truck Racing Championship, the series will once again appear this year on digital satellite and cable channel Motorsport TV. Digitex Television, which filmed selected rounds last season through partnerships with sponsors Guttercrest and [...]

First Dozen Drivers Confirmed For 2018 Season

January 19th, 2018|Comments Off on First Dozen Drivers Confirmed For 2018 Season

Series front-runners and title contenders Steve Whitelegg (Bury), Jack Parker (Wolverhampton) and Sean Smith (High Wycombe) are among the first 12 drivers confirmed for the eagerly-awaited 2018 MRF Legends Cars National Championship. Following on from a successful season launch at the Autosport International Show at the NEC in Birmingham last week, where brand new team 24 Hour Solutions was unveiled on the Legends Cars stand alongside a bold new livery for the Se-Van of championship regular Nathan Anthony (Horley), series organisers are delighted to name the initial dozen drivers for the new campaign. Motorsport newcomer Phil Turner (Hertfordshire), owner of [...]

MRF Legends Racers To Again Battle For BTCC Test Prize

January 12th, 2018|Comments Off on MRF Legends Racers To Again Battle For BTCC Test Prize

Drivers competing in the 2018 MRF Legends Cars National Championship will once again be able to battle it out for one of the biggest prizes in club-level motorsport this year after series organisers today, Friday, 12th January, confirmed a continuation of its link-up with BTCC squad HMS Racing. Announced at the annual Autosport International Show at Birmingham NEC, where the MRF Legends Cars stand is situated directly opposite the Motorsport News 60th Anniversary Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship feature, the Legends Cars will offer one of the most coveted prizes in national motor racing for a second straight season. [...]

Spectacular MRF Legends Cars Ready For ‘Incredible’ 2018

January 5th, 2018|Comments Off on Spectacular MRF Legends Cars Ready For ‘Incredible’ 2018

With less than a week to go until the annual Autosport International Show at Birmingham NEC, the true start of the motorsport year, organisers of the always spectacular MRF Legends Cars National Championship are delighted to officially confirm the 2018 calendar. Featuring an enhanced nine weekend schedule, with a total of 51 races taking place across 17 rounds, the hugely popular category for 5/8 scale motorcycle-engined pocket rockets will form part of five British Truck Racing Association events and the category will also make its first appearance at the huge American Speedfest meeting in June. Making a welcome return to [...]

Power Impresses During ‘Awesome’ BTCC Test Debut With HMS

November 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Power Impresses During ‘Awesome’ BTCC Test Debut With HMS

Ben Power made the most of his prize British Touring Car Championship test outing with HMS Racing at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit on Monday, 20th November, where the multiple MRF Legends Cars National Championship race winner produced an impressive performance in tricky, wet conditions. Winning the incredible opportunity after topping a special points table which ran separate to the main Legends Cars title chase this season, the 27-year-old from Guilsfield in Powys made a strong impression on HMS team principal Simon Belcher and BTCC race winner Rob Austin. Beginning the day with a handful of passenger laps alongside Austin to [...]

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, [...]