The Mono 300 end of season meeting was very much a last minute addition to the calendar, and with a very low entry fee of £ 200 for 2 quail and 4 races, many racers paid up for an end of season run. Sadly, its late addition to the calendar meant I couldn’t attend, as […]
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The Macau Grand Prix is the Monaco GP for professional Formula 3 drivers, with representatives from all over the world bidding to win the ‘world cup’ of F3. Any driver wishing to take part needs to have competed in a Formula 3 race in the last 12 months, and F3 Cup meets the […]
Jim Blockley emerged as the inaugural winner of the Tiedeman Trophy but was one of three contenders who all scored maximum points (if points were awarded). Jim took the class win in both races as well as recording fastest race lap, as did Chris Dittmann and Jason Timms, but Jim had more competition in […]
Tristan Cliffe took two wins as F3 Cup returned to the Silverstone GP circuit, with Alice Powell finishing second each time. Cliffe took the lead of race 2 with a brave pass around the outside of Stowe corner, making the move stick into Vale and Club. Several cars had problems, including Henry Chart […]
The maximum grid permitted for single seaters at Silverstone is 54 cars, or 58 for saloons. Monoposto combined their two grids into one mega-grid to field a capacity grid at Silverstone. Seeing 54 cars hurtle from standstill into the first corner is a great sight and they all made it through without any tangles. […]
I’d not been to Castle Combe since 2007, so it was nice to go back. The morning was lovely, ideal racing conditions – not too hot, not too windy, but clouds rolled in and whilst the 2000 cars were in the assembly area it began to drizzle, then to rain a bit and everyone was […]
To keep their neighbours happy, Oulton Park doesn’t do many Sunday meetings, so Monoposto had a hectic jam-packed Saturday with a change to the normal format. A single qualifying session to determine grids for both races, with 2nd fastest time setting the grid for race 2. The most spectactular photo has to be Nick […]
Here are the photographs from the Spa Summer Classic 2013 Monoposto and Trophee Formule Ford Kent races. The picture shows Mike Hatton’s modified Formula Vauxhall Lotus in the foreground, with Alistair Bell’s Reynard 883 VW in the background. Taken at La Source hairpin.
Here are the photos from the recent Brands Hatch Indy meeting. MotoMono – Adrian Wright won the Monarch of Brands award with his double race win. Mono1600 – Luke Rosewell and Mat Jordan shared a win apiece Mono1800 – John Whitbourn won both Mono1800 races MonoZtec – Julian Hoskins won both Ztec class races Mono […]
Lovely weather greeted my third trip to Brands Hatch in a month for the MSV F3 Cup meeting on the shorter Indy circuit. Henry Chart didn’t get his replacement Mugen engine from Brazil in time, so was out in Linton’s car, which hadn’t been touched since mid season last year. Olly Rae blew […]
Not many club series get the opportunity to race on the Brands Hatch Grand Prix as the circuit is restricted to a small number of race weekends per year, due to complaints from the housing estates which now border some parts of the circuit. Of those precious race weekends, a number are allocated to the big […]
A scheduling clash meant I was at Silverstone shooting F3 Cup, so Karl Bowdrey kindly stepped in and provided these shots from Monoposto at Donington. Thankfully this is the only clash of the season between these two series. Pictures here