Mini Sport News

Mini Sport: Official Sponsors of IMM 2017

Cara Jackson - 03/02/2017

Mini Sport are delighted to announce that we are the official sponsors of IMM 2017 Ireland! The IMM 2017 will take place from Thursday 25th May – Monday 29th May 2017 at Westport House Estate, Westport,Co. Mayo. For more information, please see the official IMM website here. Tickets can be purchased here. We can’t wait to see you there!     

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IAM RoadSmart – Paddy Hopkirk the Ambassador to Champion Mature Driver Safety

Cara Jackson - 14/12/2016

IAM RoadSmart, or the IAM/Institute of Advanced Motorists as it was formally known, is the UK’s biggest independent road safety charity – having spent more than 60 years making the roads a safer place for all. Whose mission is to make better drivers through the hard work of volunteers and experts, coaching and education is offered to drivers in the hopes of drastically reducing the …

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Manx Rally Championship

Cara Jackson - 18/11/2016

DANIEL Harper and Chris Campbell have been crowned winners of the 2016 Manx Rally Championship. Harper, Engineering Director at Mini Sport, Padiham, produced a storming drive on the final round, the Pokerstars Rally, winning the two-day event outright to claim the title. And the result made it four in a row for the pair, who scored maximum points on all the championship rounds in their …

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Rally of the Tests Press Release

Cara Jackson - 18/11/2016

MINI SPORT’S Steve Entwistle and the iconic Paddy Hopkirk Mini 6 EMO proved to be an unbeatable combination on the 2016 RAC Rally of the Tests. For the pairing won their class by 1 min 35 seconds after the gruelling four-day event which took crews on a 700-mile route from Bournemouth to Chester. And the 2015 HRCR Clubmans champion was in sensational form on the …

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HRCR Press Release: 2017 Old STAGER Historic Asphalt Stage Rally Championship Incorporating the Mini Sport Mini Cup and Junior Mini Cup

Cara Jackson - 10/11/2016

The UK’s most popular Asphalt Historic Stage Rally Championship run by the HRCR club announces its 2017 calendar. This year the championship will visit England, Wales, Scotland and the now traditional trip to the iconic Isle of Man. Similar to this year it will be a 6 event, 7 round championship with the Rally Isle of Man counting as 2 rounds. The events have been …

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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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