1600 Comparison

The 1600cc Racing Car class has always been a hotbed of intense competition on the hills. Whether the event is a regional clubby or a full-house BHC event over the past 40 years or so the 1600 Warriors have always put on a great show whether the engine of choice was a Lotus Twin Cam, a Cosworth BDA, a Suzuki GSXR1300, a Honda Blackbird or the current engine of choice the Suzuki Hayabusa.

Richard Spedding Force PC

The Spedding Force has been the 1600 pace-setter so far in 2013

 

So far in 2013, the 2012 pace-setters Jos Goodyear and the GWR Raptor have been virtually absent from the results sheets, initially due to a niggly electrical problem and more recent due to Jos’ unfortunate practice shunt at Shelsley Walsh at the start of the month.

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Great Gurston

Good weather, great event organisation and some incredibly committed driving produced two highly entertaining Top 12 Run Offs at Gurston Down on Sunday.

Tom New Gould GR55

Tom New scored a podium finish first time up (thanks to Simon McBeath)

 

The British Championship title race is at a pivotal point at the moment as Scott Moran hunts down the current points leader Trevor Willis, and Wallace Menzies is using the new chassis & monoshock suspension of his DJ Firestorm to great effect and could well join the party as well.

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