Tag Archive: Silverstone National circuit

Jan 14

Walkinshaw graduates to Formula Renault BARC with Hillspeed

 The 17-year-old car racing rookie is an impressive addition to the Derbyshire squad’s line-up

Sean WalkinshawFormulaRenault20Sean Walkinshaw, son of the late Tom Walkinshaw, today confirms he will graduate to car racing in 2011 after signing a deal to compete in the Formula Renault BARC Championship with title-winning team Hillspeed. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 01

Team USA: American drivers shine at Silverstone

In wet Walter Hayes Trophy qualifying

Americans Connor De Phillippi, Brett Smrz and Josef Newgarden all earned the pole position for their Walter Hayes Trophy Heat races. A stark overnight change in the weather conditions failed to deter a strong American contingent as qualifying for the Walter Hayes Trophy took place on Saturday morning (October 31) on the Silverstone National circuit. Read the rest of this entry »