Purcell and Cannell Feel the Pressure

Whilst British and Midland Hillclimb contenders are at Prescott Hillclimb and South West Hillclimb contenders are at Wiscombe Park, the loyal band of Gurston Down Hillclimb regulars will be out for the final time this year at the Wilstshire venue.

Simon Purcell Lotus Exige

Simon Purcell is in the pound seat for the Gurston Championship (thanks to everleyphotography.co.uk).


As always for the BARC SW Centre’s events, Gurston Press Office Simon McBeath has put together a preview for the event.

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Event Round-up…. Gurston Down

Last weekend the British Hillclimb Championship made it final visit of the season to the edge of Salisbury Plain and the cracking Gurston Down venue in Wiltshire.

Scott Moran Gould GR61X

Scott Moran was flying high at Gurston (thanks to everleyphotography.co.uk)


This years championship is really hotting up now with Scott Moran still in the pound seat, but behind him there is a mighty scrap going on for positions two to nine!

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Bank Holiday bonanza as bumper batch of Britain’s best bowls into Burston/Gurston!

…And we thought that we were getting good at the alliterative headlines!

This weekend the Wiltshire plains will be echoing to the sound of racing engines as a full entry of hillclimb cars attack the challenging & high-speed Gurston Down, near Salisbury.

Karl Chard Mazda MX5

Karl Chard mowing the Ashes infield (thanks to everleyphotgraphy.co.uk)


The BARC South West Centre’s Press Officer Simon McBeath has kindly sent us his usual preview for what is sure to be one of the best BHC events of the year.

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Gurston BHC – In-depth Report

The British Hillclimb Championship visited Gurston Down last weekend for rounds 7 & 8 of the series.

Scott Moran Gould GR61X

Scott Moran in the Gould-NME GR61X (thanks to everleyphotography.co.uk)


Gurston Press Officer Simon McBeath has sent over a full report on the classes and Run Offs.

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