Raced at the Assen TT that year it was giving 75bhp through a six speed Norton based gearbox. Phil Read, who I know was a good friend, and I think, was in the lead at the time, came past the pits, looked towards presumably Kim’s pit crew, and shrugged, to say he didnt know what had happened. From glorious sunshine to torrential rain, from blisteringly fast laps to mechanical let down, the weekend ebbed and flowed. We persevered for half a season but then due to spiralling costs we gave up. After picking up a Weslake engine they were very light.
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#83 Cirtek Motorsport Porsche GT3 RS: Rob Wilson, Frank Mountain, Martyn Konig
And when he got underway he was just getting into his stride when he crashed in Belgium. Incidentally, they thought we were more crazy to race our small water rockets than their motorbikes. From glorious sunshine to torrential rain, from blisteringly fast laps to mechanical let down, the weekend ebbed and flowed. He got back up on his bike and made an effort to continue.
As the handover is taking place, the rider grabs the bottle tight, as does whoever is handing it up, enabling the rider get a good tow and push from momentum of the car.
But I had a lot of respect for the CC riders of this period I was raised in Le Mans, and as you imagine spent most of my teenager time on the Circuit de la Sarthe, but that is an other story. However, when I stopped racing tunnel hulls ON 2, cc MercuryinI discovered why my own wife was never quiet when I raced and often crashed, as many of my driving friends!!!!
The mile cavalry charge that is the Royal Hunt Cup can sometimes have the feel of a lottery about it, but Archetype is fancied to make his class tell for Simon Crisford.
In with Johnny Dodds as development rider and Rracing Newcombe as engineer the Konig took a leap forward. Eminent can crack it at Royal Ascot.
24 Hours of Daytona 2003
The circuit was designed on the alleys of this market, absolutely not suitable for motorbike racing, very slippery and only limited by straw bales, but at that time neither money nor circuit safety were the major issues. He does not have many miles on the clock for a four-year-old and his half-length defeat in a French Listed race caught the eye. Martyn Irvine of Aqua Blue Sport is about to launch into serious racing action after his long lay-off. Martyn Irvine came marytn of retirement late last year to make a comeback once offered a place by Irish ProContinental team Aqua Blue Sport.
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Law went on to take a comfortable victory after the red flag was shown 20 minutes in to the race due to a combination of oil on the track coupled with rain and slick tyres. It was intended to ease him back into action and, unsurprisingly, he was not a finisher there.
We persevered for half a season but then due to spiralling costs we gave up. Martyn Irvine is back into serious racing action after his crash-related absence from the pro peloton in recent months. In Kim consistently placed well and was one point off winning the cc championship when he was tragically killed at Silverstone.
A medical examination at a nearby hospital later diagnosed a fractured hip. He was killed racing in and posthumously came second in that year’s World cc Grand Prix. He was to have his terrible accident in England later in the same year. Fahey on brink of landing Top Trainer at York title for a record time.
World Sports Racing Prototypes – British GT Championship
Stunning kong for Tim Easterby on day one of October finale. As a raxing is being dropped from a group, the team manager or support worker in a following car holds a bottle out the window to hand konigg up. Unraced as a juvenile, he has made rapid strides after finishing second on his racecourse bow, graduating from a Leopardstown maiden win to his Listed triumph at Navan last time out, and this looks a logical step for a St Leger type.
The Konig and Kim Newcombe. She will certainly know her job. Race Report “Changeable” would best describe our weekend in Austria. He would add a second in class on Sunday. Raced at the Assen TT that year it was giving 75bhp through a six speed Norton based gearbox.
Randall recovered to take second followed by James, locking out the podium for the Porsche marque. Martyn Irvine back into serious racing after mattyn absence Posted on: Mark, Janeen Newcombe and Phil Read.
Click here for more photos from this race. Cracksman will obviously be tough to top as he arrives unbeaten in his last five starts, most konog landing the Coronation Cup at Epsom, but it is that last run that appears to leave the door slightly ajar.
After perhaps 30 minutes, we saw Kim pushing what was left of the bike, as racimg had crashed on leftovers of carrots or leaks… No problem, his racing leather was damaged but he was not badly injured.