• 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 [...]

  • Second Half Of MRF Legends Cars Season Set For Donington Start

    Second Half Of MRF Legends Cars Season Set For Donington Start

    Donington Park National Circuit will be the venue for the fifth race meeting of the MRF Legends Cars National Championship season next weekend, 22nd/23rd July, where the popular all-action category will form part of the huge ‘Convoy in the Park’ event at the renowned East Midlands track. Marking the start of the second half of the 2017 campaign for the 5/8 scale pocket rockets, the eagerly anticipated race meeting will see the MRF Legends Cars reunite with the behemoths of [...]

  • Great Croft Weekend For Mickel With Four Wins From Six

    Great Croft Weekend For Mickel With Four Wins From Six

    John Mickel (Horsham) stormed to the top of the MRF Legends Cars National Championship driver standings at Croft Circuit in North Yorkshire over the weekend, 1st/2nd July, after impressing during the fourth event of the 2017 season with four wins from six races. Steve Whitelegg (Bury) returned to winning ways in the opening Heat on Saturday but Mickel then largely took control. Winning the two remaining races on day one, he made it three victories on the bounce in the [...]

  • Summer Break Almost Over As MRF Legends Cars Head To Croft

    Summer Break Almost Over As MRF Legends Cars Head To Croft

    Six long weeks since the MRF Legends Cars National Championship departed Cadwell Park after an outstanding third event of the season, the category will make its long-awaited resumption just eight days from now when the best in big grid racing arrives at Croft Circuit in North Yorkshire. Always a popular challenge for competitors, the 2.1-mile track has a fantastic mix of straights and challenging corners and will undoubtedly deliver some terrific ‘bump drafting’ and classic Legends Cars action next weekend, [...]

  • Tight At The Top In MRF Legends Cars BTCC Prize Test Battle

    Tight At The Top In MRF Legends Cars BTCC Prize Test Battle

    Ever-improving MRF Legends Cars National Championship racer Jack Parker (Wolverhampton) is the new leader in the battle for the category’s end-of-season prize of a fully-funded British Touring Car Championship test, it is revealed today. Parker, who enjoyed a stellar weekend of racing during the third event of the season at Cadwell Park last month with two victories from the six races contested, is currently third in the MRF Legends Cars driver standings and now has the added momentum of topping [...]

  • Three More Wins Keep Power On Top At Cadwell Park

    Three More Wins Keep Power On Top At Cadwell Park

    Unmistakable Lincolnshire race track Cadwell Park provided the venue for six barnstorming MRF Legends Cars National Championship races over the weekend, 13th/14th May, with no fewer than three victories helping to keep Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys) at the top of the driver standings. Winning both of Saturday’s Heats and going on to taste more success in the second of Sunday’s races, Power’s lead in the coveted championship chase was assured as the Legends Cars provided a magnificent spectacle at Cadwell [...]

  • Cadwell Park return for all-action Legends Cars next weekend

    Cadwell Park return for all-action Legends Cars next weekend

    For the first time in three years, the MRF Legends Cars National Championship will make a welcome return to Lincolnshire’s sensational Cadwell Park circuit next weekend, 13th/14th May, for the third event of an already vintage season of action. After a highly successful outing on home ground at Anglesey in North Wales a fortnight ago, Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys) leads the driver standings after a very consistent start to the campaign. As well as aiming to consolidate his position, Power [...]

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Mickel Motors Back Into Championship Lead At Snetterton

September 10th, 2017|Comments Off on 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 Sunday’s second Heat. Despite all that, he bounced back in style to dominate the wet Sunday Final. Steve Whitelegg (Bury) [...]

Super Snetterton Next For MRF Legends Cars

September 1st, 2017|Comments Off on 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 – and surged back to the top of the standings, opening a 140 point lead. Reigning champion John Mickel (Horsham), who [...]

Championship leader Power also moves to top of BTCC test table

August 11th, 2017|Comments Off on 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 contributed to his move to the head of the standalone prize league table. Announced at the Autosport International Show in [...]

Power Surges Into Points Lead As Gibson Takes Emotional Maiden Win

July 24th, 2017|Comments Off on 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 to the very meeting where his late brother Tim last attended an event as part of the TWG Automotive squad, [...]

Second Half Of MRF Legends Cars Season Set For Donington Start

July 14th, 2017|Comments Off on Second Half Of MRF Legends Cars Season Set For Donington Start

Donington Park National Circuit will be the venue for the fifth race meeting of the MRF Legends Cars National Championship season next weekend, 22nd/23rd July, where the popular all-action category will form part of the huge ‘Convoy in the Park’ event at the renowned East Midlands track. Marking the start of the second half of the 2017 campaign for the 5/8 scale pocket rockets, the eagerly anticipated race meeting will see the MRF Legends Cars reunite with the behemoths of the BTRA Truck Racing Championship for an incredible weekend of action both on and off track. Thousands of spectators are [...]

Great Croft Weekend For Mickel With Four Wins From Six

July 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on Great Croft Weekend For Mickel With Four Wins From Six

John Mickel (Horsham) stormed to the top of the MRF Legends Cars National Championship driver standings at Croft Circuit in North Yorkshire over the weekend, 1st/2nd July, after impressing during the fourth event of the 2017 season with four wins from six races. Steve Whitelegg (Bury) returned to winning ways in the opening Heat on Saturday but Mickel then largely took control. Winning the two remaining races on day one, he made it three victories on the bounce in the first of Sunday’s Heats before a time penalty – linked to contact with Ben Power (Guilsfield, Powys) at the final [...]