sprint and hillclimb

Westfield kit car and Jedi single seater

What?

Sprinting and hillclimbing is a motorsport discipline running one at a time from a standing start against the clock for ~30-90 seconds depending on the venue. The famous Goodwood Festival is a (non-championship) hillclimb.

Westfield
Westfield

Where?

race circuits, e.g. Anglesey, Croft

airfields, e.g. Colerne

go-kart circuits, e.g. Three Sisters

country estates, e.g. Loton Park

purpose made venues, e.g. Curborough

sprint

When?

I competed from 1996 to 2003, starting in the Nottingham Sports Car Club Championship, taking in the Westfield Sports Car Club Championship, Midland Speed Championship and culminating in the British Sprint Leaders and British Sprint Championships.

Jedi
Jedi

How?

I ran a Westfield from 1996-98, modifying heavily from ~100bhp to 180bhp over the years.

From 2000-03 I ran a Jedi motorcycle-engined single seater (Suzuki GSXR 1074WP) built from a bare chassis and made my own aero.

paddock

Results?

1998 - 2nd overall in the NSCC Championship, 2nd overall in the WSCC Championship.

2000 - 1st in class in the Midland Speed Championship.

2001 - 1st in class in the British Sprint Leaders Championship, 2nd in class in the British Sprint Championship.

class win at Hethel

speed