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BRC already tracking for 2018 Rally

BRC already tracking for 2018 Rally

An unprecedented level of interest from both competitors and spectators has encouraged the Barbados Rally Club (BRC) to move earlier than ever before to announce the dates for the next edition of its premier event, Sol Rally Barbados 2018, which will run from June 1 to 3, with Flow King of the Hill the previous […]

Hamilton wins British Grand Prix

Hamilton wins British Grand Prix

SILVERSTONE, England  – Lewis Hamilton won his home British Grand Prix for the fourth year in a row yesterday while a penultimate-lap puncture slashed Sebastian Vettel’s championship lead to a single point. The Briton’s drive from pole to flag on an overcast afternoon was lonely, uneventful and dominant — in complete contrast to his Ferrari […]

Panton leads champion driver race

Panton leads champion driver race

After a dominant run of four straight WRC class wins, Jamaica’s Jeffrey Panton is the first competitor from the four-wheel-drive classes to lead the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) champion driver title chase at the half-way stage since 2011. With four of seven rounds run, he is three points ahead of SuperModified 1 class leader Neil […]

Bangers returning for festival

Bangers returning for festival

Fresh from a successful outing at Ipswich SpedeWeekend at the Foxhall Heath Stadium a few days ago, the Dreamers Banger Racing Team have confirmed their participation in the second Barbados Festival of Speed on Saturday, October 14. The champions of oval racing join former Formula 1 World champion Jenson Button and the spectacular Twister Aerobatics […]

Two wins for Gale and Maloney

Two wins for Gale and Maloney

Barry Gale and Stuart Maloney were the big winners in the second round of the Suzuki Challenge Series at Bushy Park Barbados on Saturday, each claiming two victories, as regular rain showers throughout the afternoon created challenging track conditions. Gale is the new leader of the Swift Cup, while Maloney has reduced Suleman Esuf’s SR3 […]

Alleyne, O’Neal win ‘the June’

Alleyne, O’Neal win ‘the June’

Leslie Alleyne and Chris O’Neal re-wrote the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) record books at the weekend with victory in the Sol 60th Anniversary June Safari, despite a scare on the final route which made them “pleasantly surprised to have pulled it off”. Alleyne’s eighth win moves him two ahead of fellow ‘June’ veteran Wayne Clarke; […]

Special Festival of Speed returns

Special Festival of Speed returns

The Twister Aerobatics Team, the only European outfit certified to fly after-dark shows, will light up the skies at the Barbados Festival of Speed on Saturday October 14, in its first-ever performance in the Americas. The British-based team is the first act confirmed to join former Formula 1 World Champion Jenson Button at the second […]

June Safari has special meaning

June Safari has special meaning

The Barbados Rally Club (BRC) is not forgetting its past as it prepares to mark the end of its sixth decade. The Sol 60th Anniversary June Safari later this month (June 24 and 25) will carry the club back to its roots, following a circuitous route between Applewhaites and Vaucluse, both in the parish of […]

Republic, Campbell, Watts spell success

Republic, Campbell, Watts spell success

It was a combination of sheer force of will, finely honed skill, and a powerfully tuned monster machine that propelled the Republic Bank Blue Machine Rally BMW3 Series to do the double and claim ninth place overall for the second year running in the 2017 Sol Rally Barbados. The top ten finish for the driver/navigator […]

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