Posts tagged with Simon Willetts

Rd 1 BRCA Nats: Lee Martin wins

The 2013 British Nationals season opener kicked off under sunny skies at the HNMC track at Westmill farm north of London, former British Champion Darren Bloomfield set the overall pace during practice however fastest was Lee Martin, with young Mugen driver Jack Embling in 3rd. The five rounds of qualifying witnessed defending Champion Elliott Boots […]

BRCA Truggy & E8 Rd1 Report

BRCA-Truggy-&-E8-Rd1-Report

Sunday 7th April 2013 and the BRCA Truggy and E8 community descends upon Herts Nitro Model Club for round one of the UK championship. After weeks of snow and bad weather the UK has had over the past months the Herts team did a great job of preparing the track for their first national event. […]

Boots & Hazlewood win at HNMC

Boots & Hazlewood win at HNMC

HNMC hosted the first round of this year’s Truggy and E Buggy National championship in which a healthy 96 drivers entered. The club has again made some improvements for this year’s racing including new warm up benches, shielded undercover pit area and a new compressor for car cleaning. The truggy qualifying was dominated by Darren […]

Lee Martin secures HNMC Winter Rd10

Lee Martin secures HNMC Winter Rd10

This past Easter weekend saw 99 racers enter the last round of the HNMC Winter series. The track was in great condition after being under snow just a week ago. Lee Martin claimed overall victory after an epic battle with Simon willetts and Jon Hazlewood who finished second and third respectively. Jon Hazlewood went on […]

Willetts joins Modelix

Willetts joins Modelix

Modelix is happy to announce that British star Simon “Big Red” Willetts will be running the Ultimate Racing products and ProCircuit tyres in 2013. Simon has joined the Modelix family and will be working closely with other top international team drivers that are already enjoying the experience of driving products from the prestigious brands manufactured […]

Willetts & Howells win at CML Rd5

Willetts & Howells win at CML Rd5

Sunday 24th February saw Stoke-Nitro hold round 5 of the popular CML winter series. Cold but dry conditions at the track meant for a crisp and fast days racing was in order. The control tyre for the buggy class is Hobao angle spikes or crime fighters, with most drivers opting for the spikes, full and […]

Willetts bids farewell to Pro-Line

British star Simon ‘Big Red’ Willetts announced this morning that he has parted ways with tyre sponsor Pro-Line having joined them a little over a year ago with the support of UK distributor ‘CML Distribution’. Simon sent us a short message explaining the split, “I would like to thank CML and Pro-Line for there help […]

Mugen 7th Heaven @ Nemo Rd4

Sunday 13th January saw the 4th round of the Nemo racing supported winter series held at the ever popular Stoke-Nitro track. With just under 50 buggy drivers and 14 truggy drivers booked in it was again virtually a full meeting with the winter time table to contend with. A light early morning frost covered the […]