Mini Sport’s IMM Ireland 2017 Highlights

Cara Jackson - 02/06/2017

Last week saw one of the Mini Calendar’s most anticipated annual events – The International Mini Meet! IMM Ireland 2017 didn’t disappoint, set in the picturesque grounds of Westport House, one of Ireland’s best loved heritage attractions in the Georgian town of Westport, on Ireland’s west coast, this was the perfect backdrop for all the IMM festivities. Once again, Mini Sport were supporting the Mini Clubs …

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Mini Sport Mini Cup Crew Profiles: Rhodri Owen Roberts

Cara Jackson - 02/06/2017

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 and Louise Thomas, we have Welsh driver Rhodri Owen Roberts! This is Rhodri’s third year competing in the Mini Sport Mini Cup, having competed in roughly ten to fifteen rallies – even winning the J D Romain Road Rally back in 2015! Some …

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Mini Sport Mini Cup Crew Profiles: Louise Thomas

Cara Jackson - 12/05/2017

Continuing to introduce you to the drivers and co-drivers in our 2017 Mini Sport Mini Cup, and following on from Andy Walkingshaw and Ray Cunningham, we have the driver from our all-female crew Louise Thomas! As one half of the only all-female crew in the Mini Sport Mini Cup, this is Louise’s first time competing – although not her first time rallying, Louise began as a co-driver …

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Mini Sport Mini Cup Crew Profiles: Ray Cunningham

Cara Jackson - 04/05/2017

Continuing to introduce you to the drivers and co-drivers in our 2017 Mini Sport Mini Cup, and following on from rally beginner Andy Walkingshaw last week, we have seasoned rally veteran Ray Cunningham! Travelling all the way from Galway Ireland, this is Ray’s first time competing in the HRCR ‘oldSTAGER’ Mini Sport Mini Cup. Although Ray is no stranger to rallying, with over 30 years experience, his very first …

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Mini Girls Rally Team Press Release: HRCR ‘oldSTAGER’ Championship Mini Sport Mini Cup 2nd Round – Dixies Historic Challenge

Cara Jackson - 02/05/2017

Mini Girls Rally Team – Dixies Historic Challenge 30th April 2017 Well what a Fantastic time we had!! It was a long journey to the Epynt Ranges in south Wales, 1126miles round trip door to door, but well worth every minute!! Our first rally and we are both very happy with the result, and the support we got from fellow competitors and Marshals was just …

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Mini Sport Mini Cup Crew Profiles: Andy Walkingshaw

Cara Jackson - 02/05/2017

In the coming weeks we thought we’d take the opportunity to familiarise you with the drivers and co-drivers in our 2017 Mini Sport Mini Cup… First up, in his first ever championship, is the MD of Walkingshaw (formally with British Leyland)… Andy Walkingshaw! Now Andy’s name may sound familiar, as he’s currently in the process of restoring a Fiesta Yellow, 1962 Mini Cooper 997, with …

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HRCR Press Release: Mintex HRCR oldSTAGER inc Mini Sport Mini Cup Round 2 Dixies Challenge

Cara Jackson - 02/05/2017

2017 Mintex old STAGER Asphalt Historic Rally Championship incorporating the Mini Sport Mini Cup & Mini Sport Junior Mini Cup Round 2 BG Landrovers Dixies Challenge Rally After a challenging days rallying over the demanding roads of the Epynt Military Ranges Ray Cunningham/Jared Gill came out winners of Category 1 and the Mini Sport Mini Cup. First in Category 2 and runners up in the …

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HRCR Mini Sport Mini Cup Preview: Round 2 Dixies Historic Challenge Rally

Cara Jackson - 28/04/2017

April 30th sees the HRCR crews head towards the military Ranges of Epynt for the 2nd round of the Mintex ‘old STAGER’ Asphalt Historic Rally Championship, the BG Land Rovers Sponsored Dixies Historic Challenge Rally. Co promoted by Foresters Club and Forest of Dean Motorclubs it will see the crews take on 11 stages over the infamous roads of the Epynt military ranges with a …

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Mini Girls Rally Team Press Release: Marie Curie Mini gears up for Dixies Challenge Rally, Epynt Wales.

Cara Jackson - 25/04/2017

An iconic ‘Marie Curie Mini’ driven by Marie Curie nurse Louise Thomas and 16 year old co-driver Emily Easton-Page will be taking on the competition at the Dixies Challenge Rally in Epynt South Wales on Sunday 30th May. The rally will be the girls first of many outing’s this year as they are competing in the Historic Rally Car Register Championship 2017 incorporating The Mini …

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