Perry Cooke: ‘My main objective going into the race was just to finish.’

Before this year’s National Hot Rod World Final at the Foxhall Heath stadium, there was a lot of talk about 16-year Perry Cooke, whom qualified for his World Final having missed the first few World Qualifying rounds. However, after picking up heat wins at the Hednesford Hills Raceway and at the Skegness stadium on Good …

Rob McDonald converts pole position into World Final glory after dominant drive

Rob McDonald secured his first National Hot Rod World Championship at the Foxhall Heath Stadium on Sunday afternoon – becoming the first Scottish winner of the title since its introduction back in 1972. McDonald set the benchmark lap-time on Saturday morning in the hot laps with a 14.30 second lap time, which only Southern Ireland’s …

Chris Haird wins the English points title as Rob McDonald wins at Aldershot

Chris Haird won the 2018/19 English points title after finishing second in the Final at Aldershot Raceway on Sunday to season-long rival Rob McDonald. McDonald got off to a terrific start from second place and got around the outside of Haird coming out of turn two before pulling out a few car lengths lead. As …

National Hot Rods 2018/19 World Series Round 14 – Preview

The National Hot Rods will contest their fourteenth and final 2018/19 English World Series round at the Aldershot Raceway this Sunday with a lot still to play for. After a gruelling qualifying campaign that started all the way back in July last year at the Birmingham Wheels Raceway, either one of Chris Haird, Rob McDonald …