The sight of Santa, his little elves and reindeer met all the Speed Sunday drivers yesterday upon arrival to get the Christmas themed event off on the right foot. OK, it wasn’t Santa, it was Big Jim our gate steward, but at least he looked the part!
After 150 laps of wheel to wheel racing, it was 96.3 Rock Radio that emerged the victors of the Radio Karting Challenge at Knockhill yesterday. Eight teams took part, representing the biggest event of its type ever hosted with Real Radio, Rock Radio, Radio Forth, Tay, Northsound and Kingdom all having team(s).
With the scores tied at 2-2, rally driving would decide who was best… Boys vs Girls Driving Challenge – The Final from Forth One on Vimeo.
Bathgate’s Paul Di Resta has returned to Scotland hoping his impressive Formula One test with Force India In Spain this week has convinced the Silverstone-based team to take him on full-time for the 2010 season.
The score is 2-1 to the boys after 3 driving challenges. Will Arlene be able to bring the scores back to even with a victorious drive over Boogie? Or will it be all over for the Girls Team?
After Jillian’s racing car victory for the girls, Olly helps to bring the Boys up to even scoring with a winning drive on the Skid Pan.
The first of five challenges was set… Show us who is best at Steering, Braking, Throttle Control, Gear Changing, Consistency, Control and Technique. The venue for this ‘boys versus girls’ challenge was the track; the vehicles were a Sporty SEAT Cupra and a Formula 1 style Racing Car. Most importantly our drivers…
As part of Radio Tays’ recent promotion to give listeners the ultimate day out, Cupar lady Elizabeth Hewitt’s wish was to have a track day experience at Knockhill. With a little help from the team at Knockhill, both Elizabeth and Drive Time presenter Dave Connor enjoyed the Single Seater Race Experience last weekend.
Five days after he was drenched in Champagne and torrential rain as he celebrated on the Esplanade of Stirling Castle, Dungannon’s Kris Meeke has been excluded from the results of the inaugural RallyScotland.
Radio Forth’s popular breakfast show team ‘Boogie and Arlene’ are at Knockhill today – 26th November to settle an age old argument… Who is better at driving – THE BOYS or THE GIRLS?