Castle Combe preview

Racing • 3rd Apr, 2017 •

How time flies when you’re enjoying yourselves, and the 2016 Dunlop Mini racing season was another belter. Last year’s opener at the Wiltshire circuit was rained off in March, entailing a return visit two months later for the mega Mini racers and, as ever, putting on four brilliant races for an appreciative Combe crowd. For 2017 entries are on the up again so expect another action-filled start to the season.

2017 DUNLOP MINI SE7EN & MINI…

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Quick Start Procedure for Castle Combe

Racing • 21st Mar, 2017 •

 Castle Combe will introduce a new starting procedure for 2017. Please be aware of these changes ahead of the meeting on April 17th.  The new procedure is as follows:

1) All cars will form up as specified on the grid sheet in the assembly area.
2) The minimum countdown procedures/audible warning sequence shall be:
3) 1 minute to start of Green Flag formation lap - Start Engines.
4) 30 Seconds - Visible and audible warnings for…

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Donington Park Testing - Friday 2 June

Special Events • 21st Mar, 2017 •

Those wishing to test at Donington Park ahead of the June 3/4 weekend have noticed that you can test but it's on the Thursday, which makes for a very long weekend.

Perhaps some good news then - the Caterham Graduate Series is looking at buying the track for the day on Friday, with normal test rules and a 98db drive by noise limit.

The cost for three sessions will be circa £300 and…

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Mini Miglia Control Parts

Technical • 5th Mar, 2017 •

To remove any doubt or ambiguity, here are the instructions for obtaining the control cones, ATBs and dampers you need to be eligible to race in the 2017 Mini Miglia Championship.

The Cones and the ATBs must and can only be obtained from the M7RC, and Mike Jackson. He will code and document the cones and ATBs you have ordered, take payment and ship.

For the dampers: If you already own a set of steel bodied single…

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66 registered drivers for 2017

Racing • 5th Mar, 2017 •

With six weeks still to go until Rounds 1 and 2 at Castle Combe, we have 66 registered drivers over five categories. It's going to be an incredibly competitive season if the list below is anything to go by!

So far we have 31 registered Mini Se7en drivers, 10 Se7en S Class, 5 all-new Mini Libres and 20 Mini Miglia/Miglia S Class. See the list below for a line-up of entries to the 2017…

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