Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type bool in /home/thecheck/public_html/wp-content/themes/inhype/content-single.php on line 24
Porsche Carrera Cup GB

Motorbase announce 6 car Porsche Carerra Cup assault

1 Mins read

Motorbase Performance have announced their 2010 plans. On the Porsche stand at the Autosport Show, team boss David Bartrum confirmed that the team is to run a record breaking six cars in the 2010 Porsche Carerra Cup GB Championship, 2 in the Pro catagory, 2 in Pro-Am 1 and 2 in pro-Am 2. This is the biggest ever team in the 8 year history of the Championship. It will take some careful planning by the team to ensure this works.

Team boss David Bartrum has confirmed 4 of the teams 6 drivers, and which catagories they are to compete in.

Bartrum commented on the teams announcement:

“We’re set for a busy year and this is a fantastic opportunity for Motorbase to really establish itself in the Carrera Cup,”

The drivers which have been confirmed to race for Motorbase in 2010 are:

  • Ollie Jackson, Pro-Am 1 – finished all 20 races in 2009, improved as the season progressed, and took podiums by the end of the season.
  • Liam Griffin, Pro-Am 1 – former VW Cup racer, front runner in the series. Ran strongly on his Porsche Carerra Cup GB debut at Silverstone.
  • Steve Parish, Pro-Am 2 – Won on his PA2 debut at Rockingham, the team reckon Parish will challange for the Pro-Am 2 title.
  • George Richardson, Pro-Am 2 – former Ginetta Junior racer, saw his 2009 campaign cut short by budget problems. Will be 18 when the season finishes in October. Team reckon Richardson will be a Pro-Am 2 title contender.

The drivers of the Pro cars will be announced shortly.

David Bartrum said about the team set up and driver line up: “We’ve got two strong teams and the right people to engineer the cars. We’ve got a good mix of drivers across the team; they are all at different stages of their careers.”

347 posts

About author
You can find Matt on twitter at @mattaugerracing
Related posts
Porsche Carrera Cup GBPorsche Mobil 1 Supercup

Carrera Cup GB champions King and Webster set to take on Porsche Supercup

2 Mins read
2020 and 2014 Porsche Carrera Cup GB Champions Harry King and Josh Webster join the Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup grid with the newly formed Parker Revs Motorsport team.
Porsche Carrera Cup GB

Richardson Racing and Will Martin team up again for Carrera Cup GB assault

1 Mins read
Both Richardson Racing and Will Martin are in the hunt for more victories after taking their maiden win together last year at Thruxton.
Porsche Carrera Cup GB

Single seater star Jewiss makes switch to Porsche Carrera Cup GB with Team Parker

2 Mins read
2018 F4 British Champion Kiern Jewiss makes the switch to GT racing for 2021 with Team Parker Racing in Porsche Carrera Cup GB.