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Apr 17

United Autosports make stunning European Le Mans Series debut

Anglo-American team places first & second in home Silverstone opener

2016-04-14-0015United Autosports made a stunning debut in the European Le Mans Series yesterday (16 Apr) when the British-based team placed first and second in the LMP3 category on its championship debut. The #2 Alex Brundle/Christian England/Mike Guasch Ligier JS P3 finished ahead of the the “sister” #3 Matt Bell/Wayne Boyd/Mark Patterson machine in the 4 Hours of Silverstone – the opening round of the six-race series – both cars well clear of the field.

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Apr 15

United Autosports to become Onroak Automotive UK agents

Race team appointed Onroak Automotive agent for United Kingdom

United Autosports to become Onroak Automotive UK agents United Autosports has further laid its foundations to a long and exciting sports-prototype programme in the future by being appointed the sole UK agent for French manufacturer Onroak Automotive. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

New era for United Autosports begins on home soil at Silverstone

Anglo-American team begins title quest for LMP3 honours in European Le Mans Series

United Autosports quickest in European Le Mans Series Prologue A new era dawns for United Autosports on Saturday (16 Apr) when the Anglo-American team starts its maiden European Le Mans Series race competing for glory in the highly-competitive LMP3 category. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 23

United Autosports quickest in European Le Mans Series Prologue

Team’s six drivers acclimatize themselves to the Ligier JS P3 sportscar in two-day test with more vital mileage
 
United Autosports quickest in European Le Mans Series Prologue United Autosports has immediately made a positive impression in the European Le Mans Series by recording the outright fastest and third quickest LM P3 category times in the official European Le Mans Series test at Paul Ricard in Southern France (22-23 Mar). Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

United Autosports prepares for maiden European Le Mans Series at official Prologue

Anglo-American team runs brace of Ligier JS P3 sportscars and all six drivers at Paul Ricard

United Autosports prepares for maiden European Le Mans Series at official Prologue UK-based United Autosports heads for the Circuit Paul Ricard in Southern France next week (22-23 Mar) for the official European Le Mans Series’ Prologue. United Autosports is embarking on its maiden ELMS season by contesting the ultra-competitive LM P3 category with a brace of brand new French-built Ligier JS P3 sportscars. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

United Autosports complete stellar line up for debut European Le Mans Series campaign

Boyd completes driver line up alongside Mark Patterson and Matt Bell

United Autosports complete stellar line up for debut European Le Mans Series campaign United Autosports have confirmed Wayne Boyd will join the team for their debut in the 2016 European Le Mans Series. Team testing Ligier JS P3 cars at Imola before the official ELMS Prologue at Paul Ricard. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 29

United Autosports make marquee signing for 2016 European Le Mans Series

Gala Tent join United Autosports for ELMS programme

United Autosports make marquee signing for 2016 European Le Mans Series United Autosports will team up with fellow Yorkshire companies, Gala Tent and Gala Graphics for their debut in the European Le Mans Series as they enter two Ligier JS P3 cars in the European championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 06

Guasch returns to United Autosports for 2016 European Le Mans Series campaign

Mike Guasch returns for LMP3 debut in the ELMS

United Autosports Logo Former American Le Mans Series LMPC champion Mike Guasch will return to the United Autosports team for their maiden European Le Mans Series campaign this year. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 23

Patterson and Bell united again for 2016 European Le Mans Series LMP3 campaign

Mark Patterson and Matt Bell return to United Autosports for 2016 ELMS

United Autosports Logo Mark Patterson and Matt Bell will return to United Autosports for the team’s debut in the European Le Mans Series.

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Aug 11

United Autosports shake down Senna kart

Britain’s kart legend Terry Fullerton on hand to witness Richard Dean taking to the track in ex-Senna DAP kart

Ayrton Senna kart United Autosports has just finished restoring the last kart Ayrton Senna is understood to have ever raced. Zak Brown purchased the 1981 DAP kart at a Bonhams Auction in January and following a six month rebuild, United’s other co-owner Richard Dean shook down the rebuilt kart last week (3 August). Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

United Autosports starts out on exciting LMP3 journey to Le Mans

United Autosports is laying the foundations for a two-car entry in the 2016 European Le Mans Series (ELMS)

United Autosports LMP3 Anglo-American team excited to be planning 2016 European Le Mans Series campaign with a brace of Ginetta-Nissan LM P3 sportscars Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 10

United Autosports to defend title

In 2015 GT Cup Championship

United Autosports Audi R8  Gulf 12 hours Full season of racing for Phil Burgan for first time in eight years. Also  first time Audi R8 LMS ultra competes in a full season of GT Cup . Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 13

United Autosports brings curtain down on maiden BTCC season

Anglo-American outfit claim Michelin Ginetta GT4 Supercup Teams’ title

United Autosports Logo A damp track initially necessitated “wet” treaded tyres in qualifying on Saturday afternoon before the 30-car field switched to slicks. Cole, who had been as high as sixth, nevertheless ended up a fantastic seventh quickest – earning United Autosports its best ever BTCC start slot and the highest-placed Toyota.

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Oct 06

United Autosports wins one race –

Now aims for further success

Against the odds, the Anglo-American team has won a race against time to rebuild the badly damaged Toyota Avensis of James Cole. An opening lap collision just eight days ago at Silverstone required repairs in short to the roll cage, seat mounts, B post, sills, rear quarter panel and both right hand doors.

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Sep 22

United Autosports maximise GT Cup championship challenge at Donington

Jim Geddie scores maximum points available at penultimate GT Cup round

Jim Geddie started all three races from second on the grid, hampered only by a Radical sports prototype which was in a class of its own, and therefore ineligible to score championship points. In the first race of the weekend, Jim had to serve an additional 50-seconds during the mandatory pit stop as a result of his previous successes. He was unable to claw back such a huge deficit but finished fourth at the flag.

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Jun 24

Schumacher Benetton on display

At Goodwood Festival of Speed

Michael Schumacher 1992 Benetton B191B 1992 Benetton B191B on display at prestigious motorsport event. Also driven by Martin Brundle and Nelson Piquet in the 1990s now raced and maintained by United Autosports. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 23

United Autosports claims two Top-Six finishes at British GT

Anglo-American team enjoy best BGT race meeting of the season

United Autosports Logo Bell & Dockerill record a brace of sixth place finishes at Snetterton while “New boy” Dockerill impresses on United Autosports debut. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 10

After strong pace throughout – heartbreaking end to Bathurst 12 Hours for United

Solid pace and reliable performance from the start Team running as high as fifth in opening stages

2013-01-09 (28)2013-01-09 (6)After battling on track for eleven hours and fifty minutes, the United Autosports team had to admit defeat when an incident on track saw Brendon Hartley in the No 23 Audi R8 LMS Ultra pit for repairs with ten minutes to go.

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Jan 10

Ex McLaren F1 driver joins United Autosports for 2013 British GTChampionship campaign.

Ex-Formula 1 driver and former Le Mans 24 Hour winner Mark Blundell to join United Autosports alongside Richard Meins

United Autosports LogoUnited Autosports - Mark BlundellUnited Autosports is delighted to announce that it has signed Ex-Formula 1 driver Mark Blundell to compete full time in the 2013 Avon Tyres British GT Championship alongside Richard Meins, reuniting their partnership from the 24 Hours of Spa in 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 16

United Autosports heads “Down Under” for Bathurst 12 Hours

 Patterson, Yu and Li take on driving duties in Bathurst

United Autosports Audi R8  Gulf 12 hoursUnited Autosports LogoUnited Autosports heads down under to race one of its Audi R8 LMS GT3 cars in the spectacular Armor All Bathurst 12 Hour race on February 24-26 with a trio of top drivers tackling the classic GT endurance event in Australia. Read the rest of this entry »

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