Drivers, teams and organisers from the Legends Cars Championship gathered at the Radisson Blu Hotel near Donington Park on Saturday, 28th January, for the category’s glittering annual Awards Evening – crowning each of the 2022 season’s title winners. Compered by legendary motorsport event host, commentator and pit-lane broadcaster Alan Hyde, the evening celebrated the fantastic achievements of last year’s campaign with a look ahead as well to the 2023 season which will be the biggest in Legends Cars’ history in the UK. Heading the list of award recipients, of course, was three-time Legends Cars Champion Miles Rudman (Sutton Coldfield), who [...]
January is almost over...which means there are less than three months to go until the start of this year's Legends Cars Championship! OK, it may still feel an age until we're back racing with rounds one and two at glorious Cadwell Park in the Lincolnshire Wolds, over the weekend 15th/16th April, but the time will fly. It's going to be a landmark year for the Legends Cars, of course, so here's a reminder of the TWO ultra-exciting calendars for 2023: 2023 Legends Cars Championship: Cadwell Park, Lincolnshire – 15/16 April Brands Hatch Indy, Kent – 17/18 June TBC – September [...]
On behalf of everyone at the Legends Cars Championship, a sincere 'get well soon' to competitor - and all round Legends 'legend' - Steve Whitelegg who has been receiving hospital treatment recently. Steve had a terrific season this year, winning the 'Gerard McCosh Napoleon Award' crown (Masters Champion) and finishing fifth in the overall championship. Please do join us in sending the absolute best to Steve and to his wonderful family, who are such an integral part of the championship. Wishing you a speedy recovery champ!
Legends Cars Championship racing in the UK is about to get even more exciting for the 2023 season after the confirmation this morning, Monday, 28th November, of two standalone championships for next season – covering a planned eight events, meaning 15 or 16 rounds. Headed by the highlight three-weekend support slot alongside the British Touring Car Championship, which was announced at the beginning of November, the Legends Cars will also be racing as part of a separate four event championship which itself features some outstanding race meetings. The six round series which will appear alongside the BTCC will begin at [...]
History was made at Brands Hatch Indy Circuit on Sunday, 6th November, when Miles Rudman (Sutton Coldfield) entered the record books as a three-time Legends Cars Championship with MRF Tyres title winner, following a truly nail-biting final weekend thriller. Rudman, who is only the third driver in the championship’s history to claim three overall crowns, entered the final event of the season 380 points clear at the top of the standings but watched his advantage reduce to just 95 points after four of the weekend’s six races. Will Gibson (Camberley) did everything possible in his bid for a maiden Legends [...]