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Event: Halfords Birmingham Super PrixDate: 25.8.1986
Track: Birmingham (GB), unknown lengthDistance: unknownAttendance: unknown

Thundersports Birmingham

Thundersports (round 7)
Start time: unknown; Grid: unknown; Weather: torrential rain

Entered: unknown

Practiced: 40

Started: 0

Finished: unknown

Class A: over 2000 cc (Class A)

Class B: up to 2000 cc (Class B)

Class C: Sports 2000 (Class C)

Entry List
Entry List - Thundersports Birmingham 1986
Photos by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson (41)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 02/06/2003 Last photo update on this page: 02/06/2003
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11 - Lola T530 Chevrolet #VDS-001=>T530-HU10 (VDS) - Haslereme Sports Cars Ltd.Lola T530 #VDS-001=>T530-HU10 (VDS) - Chevrolet V8 5700 cc N/AClass A
Haslereme Sports Cars Ltd. (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Foulston (GB)/John Brindley (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 1st (1:31.910)
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
22 - Lola T530 Chevrolet - Burke Ratcliffe Racing Ltd.Lola T530 # - Chevrolet V8 5000 cc N/AClass A
Burke Ratcliffe Racing Ltd.Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mike Wilds (GB)/Andrew Ratcliffe (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 2nd (1:32.000)
Colours: white (+green/yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
44 - Harrier LR4 Chevrolet #004 - Richard LenikHarrier LR4 #004 - Chevrolet V8 5000 cc N/AClass A
Richard Lenik (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Richard Lenik (GB)/Peter Bell
listed, never drove:
Chris Ashmore (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 25th (1:37.810)
Colours: light blue (+white/black)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
88 - Grid S1 Ford #GA01 - James StevensonGrid S1 #GA01 - Ford Cosworth DFL V8 3300 cc N/AClass A
James StevensonOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jim Stevenson (GB)/John Fyda (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 3rd (1:33.130)
Colours: white (+red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
99 - Royale RP40 Ford #JM16/103=>001 (Argo) - P.C. Automotive/Texas HomecareRoyale RP40 #JM16/103=>001 (Argo) - Ford Cosworth DFL V8/90° 4v DOHC 3300 cc N/AClass A
P.C. Automotive/Texas Homecare (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Richard Piper (GB)/Tony Trimmer (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 21st (1:39.940)
Colours: blue (+red/white)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
1111 - Chevron B60 Mazda - Manns Racing ChiddingfoldChevron B60 # - Mazda L4 2400 cc RotaryClass A
Manns Racing ChiddingfoldOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/Nick Oatway (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 22nd (1:42.290)
Colours: black/white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
1414 - Ginetta G29 Mazda #01 - Hawaiian Tropic Team GinettaGinetta G29 #01 - Mazda 13B 2400 cc RotaryClass A
Hawaiian Tropic Team GinettaOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mark Hales (GB)/John Markey (GB)
listed, never drove:
David Palmer (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 19th (1:39.370)
Colours: white (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
1616 - Lola T594C Mazda - Roni MotorsportLola T594C - Mazda 13B 2060 cc RotaryClass A
Roni MotorsportOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ian Taylor (GB)/Ian Flux (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 17th (1:38.670)
Colours: blue (+yellow)
Tyres: Yokohama
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
1919 - Lola T492 Ford - John BirdLola T492 # - Ford /Holbay 2100 cc N/AClass A
John Bird (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jeremy Lord (GB)/David Facer (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 32nd (1:45.920)
Colours: yellow/blue
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
2121 - Tiga SC79/82 Ford - Robert ParkerTiga SC79/82 - Ford Cosworth BDX 1998 cc N/AClass B
Robert ParkerOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Robert Parker (GB)/Martin Birrane (IRL)Result: did not start
Grid: 10th (1:35.860)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
2222 - Tiga GC285 Ford Turbo #294 - RBR-TigaTiga GC285 #294 - Ford Cosworth BDT L4 4v DOHC 1820 cc 1xGarrettClass A
RBR-Tiga (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Chris Ashmore (GB)/Richard Belcher (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 20th (1:39.820)
Colours: orange
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
2323 - March 84S Volvo - Demon Tweeks Racing Tripple 'C' MagazineMarch 84S # - Volvo
Demon Tweeks Racing Tripple 'C' Magazine (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Richard Jenvey (GB)/Tony Hill (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 15th (1:38.350)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: Avon
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
2727 - Tiga TS85 Hart Turbo #318 - Chamberlain EngineeringTiga TS85 #318 - Hart 418T L4 1800 cc TurboClass A
Chamberlain Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Will Hoy (GB)/Nick Adams (GB)
listed, never drove:
Gareth Chapman (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 9th (1:35.780)
Colours: white (+red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
3434 - Tiga TS85 BMW - Giroflex Ltd.Tiga TS85 # - BMW M12 1998 cc N/AClass B
Giroflex Ltd.Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Tony Dron (GB)/John Morrison (GB)
listed, never drove:
Chester Wedgwood (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 13th (1:36.140)
Colours: black (+orange)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
3636 - Chevron B36 Hart - Chamberlain EngineeringChevron B36 # - Hart 420R 2000 cc N/AClass B
Chamberlain EngineeringOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Guy Binns (GB)/Mike Sanders (GB)
listed, never drove:
Dan Murphy (USA)
Result: did not start
Grid: 14th (1:37.380)
Colours: yellow (+blue)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
4040 - March 76S Hart - Blackgate RacingMarch 76S - Hart 420R L4 2000 cc N/AClass B
Blackgate RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Williams (GB)/Phil Weaver (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 18th (1:38.840)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
4545 - Tiga TS84 Ford - John SheldonTiga TS84 - Ford Cosworth BDG L4 1996 cc N/AClass B
John SheldonOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Sheldon (GB)/Mike Kimpton (GB)
listed, never drove:
John Williams (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 12th (1:36.110)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
4848 - Chevron B26/36 Hart - LEP InternationalChevron B26/36 # - Hart 2000 cc N/AClass B
LEP InternationalOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mike Catlow (GB)/Vivian Candy (IRL)
listed, never drove:
Duncan Bain (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 8th (1:35.360)
Colours: yellow (+blue/red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
4949 - Grange 85T Hart - Jeff WilsonGrange 85T # - Hart 420R 1998 cc N/AClass B
Jeff WilsonOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jeff Wilson (GB)/Jim McGaughay (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 6th (1:34.230)
Colours: white (+light blue/red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
5050 - Huron 4A Ford #002 - Stoic RacingHuron 4A #002 - Ford Coswoth BDX L4 1970 cc N/AClass B
Stoic RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ray Mallock (GB)/William Wykeham (GB)
listed, never drove:
Ian Harrower (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 23rd (1:42.430)
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
5151 - Tiga TS86 Hart - Richard CopemanTiga TS86 # - Hart 420R 2000 cc N/AClass B
Richard CopemanOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Richard Copeman (GB)/Rob Wilson (NZ)
listed, never drove:
David Leslie (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 5th (1:33.920)
Colours: light blue
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
5757 - TOJ SC205 BMW - Techspeed RacingTOJ SC205 # - BMW M12 2000 cc N/AClass B
Techspeed RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Bob Evans (GB)/Divina Galica (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 11th (1:35.910)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
5959 - Chevron B61 Ford - Laurence JacobsenChevron B61 # - Ford Cosworth BDG L4 2000 cc N/AClass B
Laurence Jacobsen (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Willie Tuckett (GB)/Lawrie Hickman (GB)
listed, never drove:
Laurence Jacobsen (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 16th (1:38.420)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
6464 - Lola T598C Ford - Evans Halshaw Motor GroupLola T598C # - Ford Cosworth BDG L4 1998 cc N/AClass B
Evans Halshaw Motor Group (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mike Blanchet (GB)/Bob Juggins (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 4th (1:33.410)
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
6767 - Royale RP42 Ford - Fulmar Racing with Formular ServicesRoyale RP42 - Ford Pinto/N. Brown 2000 cc N/AClass C
Fulmar Racing with Formular ServicesOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mike Taylor (GJB)/Rick Morris (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 28th (1:44.010)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
6969 - Lola T492 Ford - Miki DeeLola T492 # - Ford Pinto/Ford 2000 cc N/AClass C
Miki DeeOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ab Pandaal/Paul Cope (GB)
listed, never drove:
Miki Dee (GB), Brian Dunning (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 40th (1:52.990)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
7070 - Shrike P15 Ford - Redine RacingShrike P15 - Ford Pinto/Nelson 2000 cc N/AClass C
Redine RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Kevin Martin (GB)/Andrew IngramResult: did not start
Grid: 35th (1:47.980)
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
7171 - Royale RP37 Ford - Ludovic LindsayRoyale RP37 - Ford Pinto/Nelson 2000 cc N/AClass C
Ludovic LindsayOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ludovic Lindsay (GB)/Simon Connolly (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 36th (1:48.520)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
7373 - Shrike P15 Ford - Blue Hawk Home Improvement ProductsShrike P15 - Ford Pinto/N. Brown 2000 cc N/AClass C
Blue Hawk Home Improvement ProductsOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Andrew Rickman (GB)/Robin Donovan (GB)
listed, never drove:
Mike O'Brien (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 30th (1:45.000)
Colours: white (+red/blue)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
7474 - Royale RP37/42 Ford - Steve JanesRoyale RP37 - Ford Pinto/Titan 2000 cc N/AClass C
Steve JanesOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Geoff Janes (GB)/Bob Higgins (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 29th (1:44.480)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
7575 - Shrike P15 Ford #017 - Hi-Tech Road and RacingShrike P15 #017 - Ford Pinto/Novamotor 2000 cc N/AClass C
Hi-Tech Road and RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Tony Westwood (GB)/Terry MitchellResult: did not start
Grid: 34th (1:47.870)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
7676 - Shrike P15 Ford - Afamya RacingShrike P15 - Ford Pinto/Nelson 2000 cc N/AClass C
Afamya RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Craig Simmiss (NZ)/Barry Robinson (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 26th (1:43.130)
Colours: red/black (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
7777 - Royale RP37 Ford - Steven RobertsRoyale RP37 - Ford Pinto/N. Brown 2000 cc N/AClass C
Steven RobertsOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Steven Roberts (GB)/Roger Orgee (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 37th (1:49.660)
Colours: dark blue
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
7878 - Royale RP37 Ford - Hockley GarageRoyale RP37 - Ford Pinto/Hockley 2000 cc N/AClass C
Hockley GarageOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Tim Elkins (GB)/Mike Jordan (GB)
listed, never drove:
Jonathan Sharpe (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 31st (1:45.530)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
8080 - Lola T596 Ford - Less LightingLola T596 - Ford Pinto/Ford 2000 cc N/AClass C
Less LightingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Del Bennett (GB)/Will Arif (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 38th (1:50.010)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
8282 - Royale RP37/38 Ford - Miles BerkeleyRoyale RP37/38 - Ford Pinto/Scholar 2000 cc N/AClass C
Miles BerkeleyOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Miles Berkeley/Anthony Reid (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 24th (1:42.490)
Colours: black
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
8484 - Lola T86/90 Ford - Chamberlain EngineeringLola T86/90 - Ford Pinto/Chamberlain L4 2000 cc N/AClass C
Chamberlain EngineeringOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Andreas Kramer (CH)/Richard Groombridge (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 33rd (1:46.150)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
8686 - Lola T86/90 Ford #HU10 - Mike Homewood Racing with Motorsport InternationalLola T86/90 #HU10 - Ford Pinto/Scholar L4 2000 cc N/AClass C
Mike Homewood Racing with Motorsport InternationalOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Frank Bradley (GB)/Mike Homewood (GB)
listed, never drove:
David Sears (GB)
Result: did not start
Grid: 27th (1:43.840)
Colours: black
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
8989 - Lola T86/90 Ford - Team Tauraco Int. Racing Driver SchoolLola T86/90 - Ford Pinto/Peninstone L4 2000 cc N/AClass C
Team Tauraco Int. Racing Driver SchoolOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Graeme Glew (GB)/Andrew Broadley (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 39th (1:50.330)
Colours: black/yellow
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
No photos available:
25The car is not available on a photoSimpson C286 #001 - Ford Cosworth DFV/L V8 3000 cc N/AClass A
Simpson Engineering Ltd. (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Robin Smith (GB)/Stefano Sebastiani (I)Result: did not start
Grid: 7th (1:35.140)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
If you have a picture of any car that is missing in the gallery or you might have a better photo, please, do not hesitate to get in touch with us.
Entered cars that did not arrive:
3The car did not arriveBMW March M1 # (March) - Ford Cosworth GAA V6 3414 cc N/AClass A
Guy CodwellClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
12The car did not arriveLotus Esprit # - Ford Cosworth GA V8 3414 cc N/AClass A
Tony SugdenClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Tony Sugden (GB)/Brian Robinson (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
23The car did not arriveLola T594 # - VW 2300 cc N/AClass A
Demon Tweeks Racing Tripple 'C' Magazine-
-
Drivers listed: Alan Minshaw (GB)/Tony Hill (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
44The car did not arriveChevron B36 # - /Armaroli 2000 cc N/AClass B
Simpson EngineeringOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Ranieri Randaccio (I)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
60The car did not arriveRoyale RP42 - Ford Pinto/Nelson 2000 cc N/AClass C
Colin PoolOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Colin Pool (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
63The car did not arriveChevron B19 #71-04 - Ford Cosworth 1800 cc N/AClass B
Colin PoolOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
81The car did not arriveShrike P15 - Ford Pinto/Nelson 2000 cc N/AClass C
Richard Arnold Ltd.-
-
Drivers listed: Richard Arnold/D. CollierResult: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
83The car did not arriveRoyale RP37 - Ford Pinto/N. Brown 2000 cc N/AClass C
Paul Cope-
-
Drivers listed: Paul Cope (GB)/Peter WhiteResult: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
87The car did not arriveTiga SC79 - Ford Pinto/Drum 2000 cc N/AClass C
Andrew Nimmo-
-
Drivers listed: Andrew Nimmo (GB)/Tony Goodwin (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
More photos from this race:
Photos by: Jeremy Jackson (2)
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