Mini Sport, the world’s premier Mini Specialists, have signed a three year partnership to support the Mini Miglia and Mini Se7en Challenges, which will now be known as the Dunlop Mini Miglia / Se7en Challenge supported by Mini Sport.
As well as supporting the Mini 7 Racing Club financially, Mini Sport will also market the club to their customers. .
Mini Sport was established in 1967, making the company approximately the same age as the Mini Se7ens, which started in 1966. For over 40 years Mini Sport has built a reputation second to none and is recognised as the world leader in supplying all Mini Parts and Mini Accessories.
Nick Cooke, Chairman of the Mini 7 Racing Club, said: “We are very pleased to welcome Mini Sport to the Mini 7 Racing Club family and I’m sure we are going to have a long and mutually beneficial relationship. In addition to the financial side of the agreement, I see many good things coming from this sponsorship including extra merchandising sales, increased promotional opportunities for our brand both in the UK and overseas. Mini Sport are also very keen to help us decorate the paddock with flags and branding and make the Mini Miglia and Mini Se7en area at each race THE place to be if you are a fan of the classic Mini . This partnership with Mini Sport is a huge boost of both cash and extra ‘woomph’ for the championship.”
For further information on Mini Sport visit their website at www.minisport.com
The first rounds of the Dunlop Mini Se7en and Mini Miglia Challenges supported by Mini Sport will take place at Donington Park on the 14 April.
2013 Provisional Calendar:
Dunlop Mini Miglia and Mini Se7en Challenges supported by Mini Sport
Round 1 14 April Donington Park (NAT)
Round 2&3 11/12 May Rockingham
Round 4&5 8/9 June Silverstone National
Round 6&7 22/23 June Brands Hatch MSV Mini Festival
Round 8&9 13/14 July Snetterton (300) Kart GP
Round 10&11 17/18 August Zolder (BEL)
Round 12&13 21/22September Brands Hatch
For more information on how to race with the Mini 7 Racing Club in 2013 visit www.mini7.co.uk