Strong start for Guy Smith's Blancpain Endurance Series campaign

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12:15pm Thursday 17th April 2014

EAST Yorkshire racer Guy Smith started his 2014 campaign with a strong performance in the opening round of the Blancpain Endurance Series in Monza, Italy.

Brad Jackson set for senior drag car racing stage

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11:36am Thursday 10th April 2014

SPEED ace Brad Jackson is primed for maximum impact in the world of senior drag car racing.

Motorsport: Guy Smith rejoins M-Sport Bentley

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11:58am Thursday 3rd April 2014

EAST Yorkshire racer Guy Smith has rejoined M-Sport Bentley for the 2014 Blancpain Endurance Series across Europe.

Karting talent search is on for motor racing chief Dan Woodrow

York Press: Dan Woodrow

10:46am Tuesday 4th March 2014

RACING chief Dan Woodrow is scouring Yorkshire to find the region’s next karting star, writes Matthew Naylor.

York’s GPXperience hits on a winning formula

York Press: A screenshot from  the F1 simulator

11:56am Saturday 22nd February 2014

EVER dreamed of powering through the famous streets of Monaco or taking the chequered flag at the home of British racing?

Racing driver Guy Smith ‘delighted’ with Gulf race result

York Press: Guy Smith

10:37am Thursday 19th December 2013

EAST Yorkshire racing driver Guy Smith hailed an “incredible” outing having finished fourth on his debut at the two-stage Gulf 12 Hours in Abu Dhabi.

Mark Beevers celebrates quad bike championship success

York Press: It’s all go for Mark Beevers

9:30am Tuesday 10th December 2013

VETERAN East Yorkshire rider Mark Beevers is celebrating back-to-back British Supermoto 450 Quad Championship wins.

First class duo in GB rally glory

York Press: ProSpeed driver Tony Jardine and co-driver Amy Williams celebrate a successful Wales Rally GB

12:38pm Thursday 21st November 2013

TONY JARDINE and Amy Williams were delighted at finishing 26th overall and first in class at the Wales Rally GB.

Roger Albert Clark rally proves ace for Wigginton navigator

York Press: Mark Casey and Stewart Scott in the Mk 1 Ford Escort on the Roger Albert Clark Rally. Picture: SIG Photography

11:28am Wednesday 13th November 2013

York rally navigator Mark Casey has achieved another finish in his 2013 season on the Roger Albert Clark Rally.

Steve Bannister mashes rivals in Historics class of Malton Forest Rally

York Press: Winners Ollie Mellors and Reg Smith. Picture: Kevin Money

10:47am Wednesday 6th November 2013

NORTH Yorkshire potato farmer Steve Bannister chipped in with a home success when he won the Historics class of the Malton Forest Rally.

Roger Albert Clark Rally gets competitive juices going

York Press: Steve Magson

10:45am Wednesday 6th November 2013

NORTH Yorkshire rally fans are in for more thrills weekend as the 2013 Roger Albert Clark Rally begins in the county’s forests.

Malton Forest Rally to feature more than 60 cars

York Press: Steve Bannister, who came first in class and fourth overall, is pictured on the Langdale Stage in the MEM Malton Forest Rally Picture: Malton Motorsport Photography

10:46am Thursday 31st October 2013

A STRONG field of more than 60 cars has entered for Sunday’s Malton Forest Rally.

Motorsport: Shane Stoney rises to Mini championship challenge

York Press: Mini Challenge star Shane Stoney, of Nun Monkton

9:49am Wednesday 16th October 2013

TEENAGE racer Shane Stoney stormed to the Mini Challenge Championship with 13 wins in 17 races.

Motorsport: York team in final push for Williams bid

9:34am Wednesday 16th October 2013

PROSPEED navigator Amy Williams faces the final obstacle in her rallying quest this weekend when she attempts to complete the Cambrian Rally in North Wales.

Wardle and Mounsey set pace for North Yorkshire drivers at the Mull Rally 2013

York Press: Jonathan Mounsey and Dick Wardle. Picture: Rob Lees

9:30am Wednesday 16th October 2013

PICKERING navigator Dick Wardle and driver Jonathan Mounsey led home the Ryedale contingent by claiming sixth place at the Mull Rally 2013.

Motorcycling hat-trick thrill for Joe Thompson

York Press: Teenage motorcyclist Joe Thompson

10:24am Saturday 12th October 2013

A NORTH Yorkshire teenager has enjoyed a hat-trick of motorcycling success in recent weeks.

Motorsport: North Yorkshire rally crews converge on Isle of Mull

York Press: Curly Haigh and Sally Peacock take their Escort to the Mull Rally on the Isle of Mull this weekend

11:21am Wednesday 9th October 2013

SEVERAL North Yorkshire crews will make the long trek to the Isle of Mull for the 2013 Mull Rally this weekend, a gruelling 170-mile event held over the closed public roads of the Hebridean island.

Motorsport: Amy Williams rises to McRae occasion

York Press: Tony Jardine and co-driver Amy Williams

11:20am Wednesday 9th October 2013

PROSPEED rally pair Tony Jardine and co-driver Amy Williams finished second in class at the testing Colin McRae Forest Stages in Scotland.

American Le Mans era ends as Guy Smith prepares for switch

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11:07am Tuesday 8th October 2013

EAST Yorkshire racing driver Guy Smith brought the curtain down on an impressive 14-year career in the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) by finishing second in his final race.

Nick Carr second in championship after Trackrod Rally Yorkshire

York Press: Malton Motor Club’s Mat Smith and Giles Dykes

10:07am Wednesday 2nd October 2013

BARTON Hill driver Nick Carr rose back to second place in the First Rally Championship after a fine run at the Trackrod Rally Yorkshire in Ryedale – although financial constraints mean the title now appears beyond him.

Steve Bannister just misses out at Trackrod Rally Yorkshire

York Press: Steve Bannister

10:04am Wednesday 2nd October 2013

LOCAL favourite Steve Bannister just missed out on back-to-back home triumphs at the Trackrod Rally Yorkshire in the forests near Pickering.

Success for Amy Williams at Rally Yorkshire

York Press: Amy Williams

10:00am Wednesday 2nd October 2013

Rally Yorkshire brought success for Olympic gold medallist Amy Williams and her driving partner Sky Sports News F1 analyst Tony Jardine.

Crews steeled for Trackrod Rally Yorkshire

York Press: Malton’s Steve Bannister in  action. Picture: Kevin Money

9:44am Thursday 26th September 2013

The Trackrod Rally Yorkshire rolls into Pickering tomorrow for its annual two days of high speed action in the North Yorkshire forests.

Motorsport: Adrenaline ace Amy to cut loose in forest

York Press: Amy Williams, above right, with driver Tony Jardine

10:26am Saturday 21st September 2013

BRITAIN’S only Winter Olympics gold medallist in almost three decades will further her latest ambitions at the Trackrod Rally Yorkshire next weekend.

Snooker: Reigning champions Heworth ‘A’ toppled by Fulford

11:36am Wednesday 11th September 2013

DEFENDING champions Heworth ‘A’ got off to a bad start in the York Conservative Clubs’ Carlsberg UK Snooker League as they lost to visitors Fulford ‘A’.

Trophy double for veteran motorcycle racer Bob Farrington

11:34am Wednesday 11th September 2013

VETERAN motorcycle racer Bob Farrington picked up two replica trophies at the Manx Grand Prix 2013 – only seven weeks after breaking his collarbone and ribs.

British Trial & Rally Drivers Association series returns to Trackrod Rally Yorkshire

10:00am Tuesday 10th September 2013

IN a boost to North Yorkshire motorsport, the British Trial & Rally Drivers Association series returns to Trackrod Rally Yorkshire on September 27 after an absence of four years.

Racing driver Guy Smith finishes second in Baltimore ‘crazy race’

11:07am Thursday 5th September 2013

EAST Yorkshire’s Guy Smith was placed second in the Grand Prix of Baltimore – a bizarre race from start to finish that was frequently interrupted by accidents and caution periods.

Unlucky 13 as Rally Yorkshire lose ‘Brits’

2:58pm Wednesday 4th September 2013

AFTER 13 years, Rally Yorkshire will step down as a qualifying round for the MSA British Rally Championship for 2014.

Malton Motor club to hold Stivie Rally

10:09am Thursday 29th August 2013

YORK Motor Club will be well reprersented in a special commemorative event which has been organised by Malton MC on Sunday.

Advance tickets on sale for Trackkrod Rally Yorkshire

10:39am Wednesday 21st August 2013

ADVANCE tickets are now on sale for the Trackrod Rally Yorkshire – the county’s biggest off-road motorsports event – and they have been held at 2012 prices.

Motorsport: Maiden victory for James Appleby

York Press: James Appleby

11:00am Wednesday 14th August 2013

A DRIVER who had never taken to the wheel of a racing car until two years ago has won his first race.

2013 Trackrod Rally Yorkshire opens for entries

10:55am Wednesday 14th August 2013

ENTRIES are now being accepted for the prestigious 2013 Trackrod Rally Yorkshire – with organisers fully expecting the number of competitors to increase.

Roaring start to rallying career for Nick Carr

York Press: Driver Nick Carr and Joe Sturdy with their machine

10:54am Wednesday 14th August 2013

FIRST season, first glory – that was the roaring start to a fledgling rallying career enjoyed by North Yorkshire’s Nick Carr.

Trackrod Rally organisers’ tribute to vital band of volunteers

11:29am Wednesday 17th July 2013

ORGANISERS of the Trackrod Rally Yorkshire have highlighted the role hundreds of volunteer marshals will play when Ryedale stages its annual off-road motorsports spectacular on September 27 and 28.

Guy Smith back on Le Mans Series podium

11:40am Wednesday 10th July 2013

EAST Yorkshire racer Guy Smith brought his worst sequence of American Le Mans Series career results to an end by posting an encouraging second place in Dyson Racing’s home race.

Motorsport: Jonny Milner’s new car makes splash

York Press: Motorsport: Jonny Milner’s new car makes splash

10:48am Wednesday 12th June 2013

East Yorkshire rally ace Jonny Milner is excited by the potential of his new Abarth car.

Teenager to compete in FIA European Rallycross Championship

11:37am Tuesday 11th June 2013

NORTH Yorkshire teenager Charlie Bean has been invited to compete in next month’s FIA European Rallycross Championship sixth-round stage in Sweden.

Ryedale rally is back ‘bigger and better’

11:42am Friday 7th June 2013

BIGGER and better is the pledge from organisers of this year’s Trackrod Rally Yorkshire.

Donington joy for Bob Farrington

11:47am Friday 7th June 2013

Veteran rider Bob Farrington picked up a sensational win against the odds in the Auto 66 Northern Formula 400 Championship at Donington Park.

Guy Smith breaks off from Le Mans race misery

9:59am Tuesday 14th May 2013

EAST Yorkshire racer Guy Smith is certain his Dyson Racing team can use a near two-month break in the American Le Mans Series to good effect after experiencing further misery in the latest race.

Trackrod Forest Stages Rally to return Ryedale

11:10am Saturday 11th May 2013

THE long-running British Trials and Rally Drivers Association (BTRDA) Rally Series is poised to return to North Yorkshire for the first time in more than 25 years.

Motorsport For Beginners series launched

11:09am Saturday 11th May 2013

SELBY and District Motor Club are launching their Motorsport For Beginners series next month.

Croft Circuit to host a part of Roger Albert Clark Rally

11:48am Thursday 2nd May 2013

NORTH Yorkshire’s Croft Circuit will host a part of the Roger Albert Clark Rally for a third consecutive year in 2013.

Motorcycle racer Bob Farrington celebrates Oliver’s Mount win

York Press: Motorcycle racer Bob Farrington celebrates Oliver’s Mount win

11:45am Wednesday 1st May 2013

VETERAN motorcycle racer Bob Farrington is celebrating his first-ever win at Oliver’s Mount in Scarborough – at the age of 60.

Louise Alford wins trial biking event at Ouseburn

11:22am Thursday 25th April 2013

LOUISE ALFORD edged Thornton-le-Dale’s Kate Hunter as best lady rider at Eboracum Motor Club’s two-day twin-shock trial biking event at Ouseburn.

Motorsport: Early-season woes for Guy Smith

12:10pm Tuesday 23rd April 2013

EAST Yorkshire’s Guy Smith suffered frustration in the latest round of the American Le Mans Series at Long Beach.

Podium boost fires racing driver Jonny Greenwood

8:39am Saturday 6th April 2013

RACING driver Jonny Greenwood enjoyed mixed results in the opening rounds of the Protyre Ginetta GT5 Challenge season.

Troubled return to Formula Ford for Luke Williams

8:34am Saturday 6th April 2013

NORTH Yorkshire racer Luke Williams endured a troubled return to Formula Ford when he contested the opening rounds of the Dunlop MSA Formula Ford Championship at Brands Hatch.

Jaygo, 8, in motorbike back flip world record bid

York Press: Jaygo, 8, in motorbike back flip world record bid

11:07am Wednesday 27th March 2013

THE world record is held by a 12-year-old, but eight-year-old Jaygo Beasty is already looking to become the youngest person to perform a back flip on a motorbike.



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