Rivers Fletcher Motor Racing
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15 Poolgate, Upper Tysoe. Warwick. Warwickshire CV35 0TS Tel: 01295 680487
The 2012 Motor Racing Season
The season started with my first circuit race for over 12 years. I joined the MGOC and entered their race series in my road going ZS Diesel. Not fast enough, but a lot of fun, and I decided to continue “learning how to circuit race again” with this friendly group of racers. Although I only beat one car on track all year, I learnt enough to make me determined to get more power out of the lowly Perkins diesel for 2013, and had a really enjoyable “Birkett” relay race at Silverstone where the car ran well for a total of two hours with me sharing the drive with a chum. In total, 14 races, no retirements, no crashes (although quite a lot of “offs”).
When Roy Palm from Sweden suggested that he and I should co-
The veritable “Triumph Special”, now in its 16th year of operation, provided a good platform for both Yve and I to enjoy Prescott and Shelsley on half a dozen occasions. I even got a class award in the car at Prescott, so I’m not going any slower in my old age.
Plans for 2013
The MG ZS is well under way with fast modifications from specialist company “Dark Ice Designs” and I hope to surprise a few people at the MGOC race series next year with a serious improvement in performance.
The MG NA Magnette will undoubtedly take up a lot of my time, both in car preparation
and hopefully on as many race days as I can fit in with the co-