The Scottish Motor Racing Club returns to Knockhill Racing Circuit on Sunday 5th May for round two of the SMRC Scottish championships. The event is named in memory of, and tribute to, Maggie Miller, wife of reigning Ford Fiesta XR2 champion and now ST racer Peter Cruickshank, who sadly recently passed away…
Monthly Archives: April 2013
Jam-packed bike racing schedule witnesses some stand-out performances
This weekend at Knockhill saw no-less than 145 competitors roll in for a weekend of racing action across Saturday (27th) and Sunday (28th) April. The event marked the first bike race meeting of the 2013 Knockhill Motor Sports Club season and provided the assembled crowds with some thrilling entertainment.
Knockhill Club car racing and SLS competitor info
The first Knockhill Motor Sports Club (car racing) and SLS Championship meeting is scheduled to take place on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th May. If you’d like to be involved, please fill in the attached the entry forms and download the supplementary regulations for each series.
Perthshire 11 year old School boy Rory Skinner to make bike racing history
Scottish Championship bike racing roars into action for the start of the 2013 season with the Knockhill Motor Sports Club organised race weekend on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th April. A bumper entry has been boosted by an unprecedented number of new riders taking up the sport for the first time. The…
Hot Hatch action at Knockhill today!
Our first full Hot Hatch day of the 2013 season brought out around 95 eager drivers looking to get back onto the Knockhill Circuit after the winter break. There were plenty of stunning machinery on view with a splattering of Imprezas, Evos, GTRs and the odd Porsche circulating on track.
Paul di Resta fourth in Bahrain
BATHGATE’S PAUL DI RESTA narrowly missed out on his maiden Formula One podium when he powered his Mercedes-powered Sahara Force India to fourth in the Bahrain Grand Prix, writes Jim McGill. The race was won by three-time world champ, Sebastian Vettel, in his Red Bull. CLICK HERE to read full report
Paul di Resta starts fifth in Bahrain
BATHGATE’S PAUL DI RESTA will start tomorrow’s Bahrain Grand Prix from a career-best fifth on the grid in his Mercedes-powered Sahara Force India, writes Jim McGill. Nico Rosberg bagged a surprise pole position in his Mercedes GP. CLICK HERE to read full report
Samsung and Padgett’s Honda test at Knockhill
Over the past couple of days both Samsung and Padgett’s Honda, British Superbike teams, have been testing at Knockhill. Unfortunately strong winds curtailed all track activity yesterday, but blistering blue skies this morning set both teams up with perfect conditions for a full day of track action. During the quieter moments, Knockhill…
Di Resta ‘clears the air’ with Sutil
BATHGATE’S PAUL DI RESTA heads into this weekend’s Bahrain Grand Prix having held ‘clear the air’ talks with his Sahara Force India team-mate, Adrian Sutil, writes Jim McGill. The German ran Di Resta off the track, on to the grass, midway through the opening lap of last weekend’s grand prix in China…
Knockhill invites you to bike racing season opener!
With just under 11 days until the 2013 bike racing season kicks off at Knockhill, the Knockhill Motor Sports Club would like to take this opportunity to invite fans along for the opening round. We recently saw a bumper crowd attend the opening round of the Scottish car racing season and would…