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CRT – Mallory Park & Race of Remembrance

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The culmination of the Royal Navy Royal Marines Car Racing Team’s season was seen at the end of October and beginning of November 21. The Inter Service Car Racing Championship, held within the Armed Forces Race Challenge series, has seen 35 service drivers compete across 8 races on 4 different circuits through-out the year. The Car Racing Team as a …

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CRT – Anglesey & Brands Hatch Race Report

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In the space of 3 weeks the RNRMMSA Car Racing Team has been out competing at both Anglesey Race Circuit at the end of August and Brands Hatch at the beginning of September in the Armed Forces Race Challenge (AFRC). Elements of team would look to capitalise on their strong showing at the previous round at Snetterton, whereas others would …

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CRT – Snetterton Jul 21 – AFRC Rds 1 & 2

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Post the cancellation of the 2020 season, giving a 19 month hiatus the Armed Forces Race Challenge returned for a new season on 17 Jul to an exceptionally sunny Snetterton Circuit in Norfolk.  8 drivers from the RN and RM would contest the inter-services round with all 3 services hoping for an untroubled weekend and some close action. Snetterton is …

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CRT – Donington – Sep 19

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Rounds 5 and 6 of the Armed Forces Race Challenge took place at the famous Donington Park circuit in Leicestershire. A track known for tricky elevation changes, fast sweeping curves and Ayrton Senna’s monstrous first lap charge in the 1993 European Grand Prix. However, this would be a somewhat different event than that of a Grand Prix for the Car Racing …

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CRT – Anglesey – Jun 19

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Words courtesy of DTH Motosport Blog Photo credit to RAF Valley Phot Section and Jon Elsey Photography The weekend of the 15th and 16th June 2019 took the 750 Motor Club to the picturesque Welsh coastline on the island of Anglesey. This would be the first time that the Armed Forces Race Challenge (AFRC) had visited the gusty, narrow and …

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CRT – Autosport Live Show 2019

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Motor racing fans made their annual pilgrimage to the Autosport International Show this week; 10-13 Jan.  Members of all 3 services manned an AFRC stand to promote the 2019 championship to the pubic and industry, with nearly 100,000 making their way through the doors of the NEC.  This annual pre-season event covers all areas of motorsport, both professional and grass …

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CRT Inter Services Championship

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The RNRMMSA Car Racing Team finished off the 2018 season on 27 Oct at Silverstone GP Circuit for the historic Birkett Relay, which also paid host to the Inter Service Championships. After a mixed season where reliability and service commitments hampered our showing in the individual Armed Force Race Challenge (AFRC) standings the team were determined to finish on a …

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RM Veteran Wins At Rockingham

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RM Veteran Mark Inman made it two from two at Rockingham, taking the overall and Class B win in his VX220. Qualifying pole in Race 1 he led a lights to flag victory over a strong Army field. Race 2 was to be more challenging with Mark slipping back to 4th on the opening lap after out-braking himself into turn …