Di Resta bags maiden DTM pole position

Bathgate’s Paul Di Resta  confirmed his position as one of the favourites for this year’s German touring Car Championship (DTM) when he bagged the first pole position of his touring car career by being fastest at the Lausitzring in Germany. Driving his HWA Mercedes C-Class the 22-year-old, who finished second in the last round a...
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Third for Shedden as Adam bags Seat No1 slot

Fifer Gordon Shedden had to content himself with third on the grid for the first of tomorrow’s British Touring Car Championship triple-header at Thruxton after Vauxhall’s Tom Onslow-Cole secured his second pole position in succession. The young English driver, celebrating his 21st birthday this weekend, topped the timesheets with a best time of 1min 17.165s...
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Di Resta third fastest at Lausitz

Two weeks after finishing second in the last round of the German Touring Car Championship at Mugello in Italy, Bathgate’s Paul Di Resta maintained his form by being third quickest ahead of this weekend’s counter at the Lausitzring in Germany. The 22-year-old, again piloting his HWA Mercedes C-Class, lapped the tight and twisty 2.1-mile circuit...
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Franchitti to sit-out latest Nascar race

Dario Franchitti’s frustrated period of recuperation after he broke his left ankle in a 180mph crash at Talladega on April 26 will continue after he withdrew his Ganassi Dodge from the latest round of Nascar, the Sprint All-Star Challenge, this weekend. The 34-year-old from Bathgate had initially been included on the official entry list for...
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Still on the air . . .

We’re still on the air, on 1602 kHz MW. Had a brilliant weekend at Motor Fair – the Official Scottish Motor Show. Got up close and personal with Renault’s ’06 F1 car and with Nieve Jennings (aka Miss Scotland) and then had Terry Grant drive a Legend over my feet (ouch!) I’m not going to...
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The Official Scottish Motorshow Saturday Review

It was a case of sunshine, stunts, cars, tanks, entertainment and fun at the Official Scottish Motorshow today. First of all thanks to all those people who made it possible, exhibitors, stewards, volunteers, car owners / manufacturers and to you the paying public. Here are just a few highlights from a successful opening day at...
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Knockhill Motorshow Taking Shape

Preparations for the Official Scottish Motorshow at Knockhill Racing Circuit are well underway. Cars, exhibits, stunt men and display units are being carefully unpacked from their transport containers. Within the Circuit both Knockhill staff and those manning the many displays are eagerly anticipating a fantastic weekend of entertainment, demo rides and all round motoring fun...
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Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead appearing at Knockhill

1st In Scotland – Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead This two-door, four-seater convertible combines the latest in light-weight engineering technology with the finest hand-crafted materials. It features several unique design options, like a stainless steel bonnet and teak decking – inspired by sailing yachts. Each car is individually built by highly skilled craftsmen and women at...
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