Michelle Debuts at Inaugural 4Pot Trophy Race

June 4th, 2019

June saw the inaugural race of the new CALM 4Pot Porsche Trophy at Silverstone (switched from the GP to the National circuit after Silverstone’s calendar was disrupted for a second resurfacing at F1’s insistence) and the first ever race for famous and successful drift racer Michelle Westby. In between her first time in the car[…]

More Points – and a Trophy – from Snetterton

June 4th, 2019

Remiss of my, I know, but I forgot to write this report in the days after the race – so this has been authored in early June! The championship points kept coming – together with another trophy – at the second round of the Toyo Tires BRSCC Porsche Championship at Snetterton in April. The weather was[…]

Double PDA Podium to Start the Season

April 3rd, 2019

The first round of the 2019 BRSCC Toyo Tires Porsche championship saw me land my first podium, and take home my first trophy, from the series since I started racing back in 2012. I’d driven the car (with Michelle – see previous story) just the previous weekend, which was useful in getting me back into[…]

Test Day for New 4Pot Duo

March 13th, 2019

Saturday 9th March saw the first test day of the season and the first time my new co-driver – for the CALM Classic 4Pot Porsche Trophy – Michelle Westby had a chance to drive the 924 we’ll be racing in this new series. I’ve known Michelle now for about 10 years, having first met her[…]

Award for Third in Class

February 11th, 2019

I attended the Britcar awards dinner in January to collect the trophy for finished third overall in Class 4, sharing the podium with Stewart Lines (2nd) and Matt Greenwood & Sarah Moore who not only won the class but also won the Endurance category overall. Matt was in fact the youngest driver to win a[…]

Three Donington Races end PDA Season in P4

October 22nd, 2018

Straight into qualifying and I was too fast too early on new brake pads leading to lots of smoke when I pitted the car, after five laps, for Clive to test the pressures. A rookie mistake – should have known better – so I then lost another couple of laps cooling the pads down again.[…]