• Sensational Opening Weekend Of Season For MRF Legends Cars At Brands

    Sensational Opening Weekend Of Season For MRF Legends Cars At Brands

    Round one of the MRF Legends Cars Championship provided a barnstorming beginning to the new season at a bright and breezy Brands Hatch Indy Circuit over the weekend, 25th/26th March, with reigning champion John Mickel (Horsham) getting his title defence off to a great start. Following a terrific weekend of action, with three different winners from the six races, Mickel holds a 40-point lead at the top of the driver standings after claiming three victories. Steve Whitelegg (Bury) starred throughout [...]

  • Excitement Builds For MRF Legends Cars With New Season Days Away

    Excitement Builds For MRF Legends Cars With New Season Days Away

    After what seems like an eternity since the final round of the 2016 season last November, the fast paced MRF Legends Cars Championship returns to action at Brands Hatch Indy Circuit this coming weekend, 25th/26th March, for the eagerly awaited curtain-raiser to the brand new campaign. With an outstanding entry of almost 30 cars expected on the grid for the championship opener at the 1.2-mile Kent venue, all eyes will be on the Legends Cars competitors as they deliver their [...]

  • Reigning Champion Mickel Heads Second Group Of Confirmed Entries

    Reigning Champion Mickel Heads Second Group Of Confirmed Entries

    Another 14 drivers have today, Thursday, 16th March, been officially confirmed for the 2017 MRF Legends Cars National Championship – bringing the current entry list for the season-opening event at Brands Hatch to no fewer than 26 competitors. Two time back-to-back Legends Cars National Champion John Mickel (Horsham, Sussex) will return to defend his crown and the 46-year-old will undoubtedly be a major favourite in his quest to claim a third straight title in the spectacular all-action category, at the [...]

  • First Dozen Drivers Confirmed For 2017 Season

    First Dozen Drivers Confirmed For 2017 Season

    Excitement ahead of the new season of bumper-to-bumper and wheel-to-wheel Legends Cars National Championship action is fast building with just over three weeks to go until the eagerly awaited curtain-raiser at Brands Hatch – and the first 12 confirmed drivers have now been named. Heading the initial influx of entries for the new campaign is the incredibly quick Jack Parker (Wolverhampton) who was a top three championship finisher last year. The 22-year-old, who runs with JWP Racing, will undoubtedly mount [...]

  • 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.

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Sensational Opening Weekend Of Season For MRF Legends Cars At Brands

March 27th, 2017|Comments Off on Sensational Opening Weekend Of Season For MRF Legends Cars At Brands

Round one of the MRF Legends Cars Championship provided a barnstorming beginning to the new season at a bright and breezy Brands Hatch Indy Circuit over the weekend, 25th/26th March, with reigning champion John Mickel (Horsham) getting his title defence off to a great start. Following a terrific weekend of action, with three different winners from the six races, Mickel holds a 40-point lead at the top of the driver standings after claiming three victories. Steve Whitelegg (Bury) starred throughout the event and took two wins, while series returnee Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys) was the other racer to taste the [...]

Excitement Builds For MRF Legends Cars With New Season Days Away

March 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Excitement Builds For MRF Legends Cars With New Season Days Away

After what seems like an eternity since the final round of the 2016 season last November, the fast paced MRF Legends Cars Championship returns to action at Brands Hatch Indy Circuit this coming weekend, 25th/26th March, for the eagerly awaited curtain-raiser to the brand new campaign. With an outstanding entry of almost 30 cars expected on the grid for the championship opener at the 1.2-mile Kent venue, all eyes will be on the Legends Cars competitors as they deliver their ever-popular brand of all-action racing as part of the British Truck Racing Association weekend. Blink and you’ll almost certainly miss [...]

Reigning Champion Mickel Heads Second Group Of Confirmed Entries

March 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Reigning Champion Mickel Heads Second Group Of Confirmed Entries

Another 14 drivers have today, Thursday, 16th March, been officially confirmed for the 2017 MRF Legends Cars National Championship – bringing the current entry list for the season-opening event at Brands Hatch to no fewer than 26 competitors. Two time back-to-back Legends Cars National Champion John Mickel (Horsham, Sussex) will return to defend his crown and the 46-year-old will undoubtedly be a major favourite in his quest to claim a third straight title in the spectacular all-action category, at the wheel of his Ford Coupe. Reigning Masters champion Paul Simmons is another welcome returnee and he will be aiming to [...]

First Dozen Drivers Confirmed For 2017 Season

March 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on First Dozen Drivers Confirmed For 2017 Season

Excitement ahead of the new season of bumper-to-bumper and wheel-to-wheel Legends Cars National Championship action is fast building with just over three weeks to go until the eagerly awaited curtain-raiser at Brands Hatch – and the first 12 confirmed drivers have now been named. Heading the initial influx of entries for the new campaign is the incredibly quick Jack Parker (Wolverhampton) who was a top three championship finisher last year. The 22-year-old, who runs with JWP Racing, will undoubtedly mount a serious challenge for title honours at the wheel of his Ford Coupe. Reigning Rookie Champion Sean Smith (High Wycombe, [...]

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