Mini Sport Mini Cup Crew Profiles: Clive King

Cara Jackson - 05/07/2017

Continuing to introduce you to the drivers and co-drivers in our 2017 Mini Sport Mini Cup, and following on from Andy Walkingshaw,  Ray Cunningham, Louise Thomas, Rhodri Owen Roberts, Jim Brindle and Andrew O’Hanlon, we have Clive King! Clive King is probably one of the more well-known drivers competing in our Championship, and with good reason… Having over 30 years rallying experience behind him, Clive has won the cup a whopping 4 times! …

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Clive King: This season will be the toughest yet

Cara Jackson - 10/03/2017

REIGNING MNI SPORT Mini Cup champion Clive King reckons he’ll have a battle on his hands to retain the title in 2017 – and he’s delighted. The Midlands-based driver and his navigator Anton Bird clinched the 2016 crown in a last-round thriller on the Isle of Man. And the pair are back for another tilt at the title, starting with next month’s opener, the AGBO …

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Clive King’s End of Year Report

Cara Jackson - 04/11/2016

The Isle of Man Manx rally was our last round of the year. This was a double scoring round which started Thursday night. Restarted Friday morning through Friday evening, and continued all day Saturday. We started in the usual Mini Sport Cooper S Thursday at about 9pm with a spectator stage along the front of Douglas. We then went into the mountains for stage 2. …

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Mini Ace Clive King to compete in the HRCR ‘Old Stager’ Mini Sport Mini Cup!

Casey Shaw - 12/01/2016

As we enter another season of the HRCR ‘Old Stager‘ incorporating the Mini Sport Mini Cup, the HRCR continue to keep us updated with the latest new for the ‘Old Stager‘ and Mini Sport Mini Cup. See below for the latest instalment of the HRCR‘s pre-championship preparation for the 2016 season and the additional prize provided by Mini World Magazine… Mini Ace Clive King and …

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Mini Sport support Clive King in H1 Class Win at Wales Rally GB 2015

Casey Shaw - 18/11/2015

Mini Sport & Motorsport have been bound together long before Mini Sport as a company was established. Mini Sport founder, Brian Harper ignited our passion for Rally & Race following the debut of the original Mini back in ’59, when the power and potential of the humble car was demonstrated in a series of auto tests, sprints, hill climbs and circuit racing competitions with impressive …

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Rally Isle of Man: Day One

Cara Jackson - 15/09/2017

Day One: A total of 15 Mini crews decended on the Isle of Man for the 5th and 6th rounds of the Mini Sport Mini Cup, including the 3 Mini crews who join us all the way from Japan, solely for the Rally Isle of Man every year. Off to a turbulent start, Rhodri Owen Roberts & co-driver Alun Hayward were suffering with engine issues, resulting …

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Mini Sport Mini Cup Crew Profiles: Anton Bird

Cara Jackson - 12/09/2017

Continuing to introduce you to the drivers and co-drivers in our 2017 Mini Sport Mini Cup, and following on from Andy Walkingshaw, Ray Cunningham, Louise Thomas, Rhodri Owen Roberts, Jim Brindle, Andrew O’Hanlon, Clive King and Jack Hartley, we have Anton Bird! We have something a little different for you this week to go with Anton’s profile card, a write up from Anton himself! Check out what Anton has to say about his rallying …

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Mini Sport Mini Cup Review: Solway Coast Stages

Cara Jackson - 08/08/2017

On Sunday the 6th August, the Mini Sport Mini Cup Championship entered it’s fourth round of the season at Dundrennan Kirkcudbrightshire for the Solway Coast stages. Another well-known MOD venue, 17 Mini crews took to what proved to be quite a traitorous route in the rain spanning over 40 miles. The real battle once again boiled down to Ray Cunningham and Jared Gill against Mini Sport sponsored Clive King and Anton …

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