Toyo Tires British Rallycross Championship
ROUND 1: SILVERSTONE, 24 MARCH 2019
Five-time champion Julian Godfrey won the opening round of the championship at Silverstone to take the early points lead.
Godfrey dominated all three qualifying rounds and the final to claim victory ahead of three-time Irish Rallycross Champion Derek Tohill.
Pat Doran came out on top of a battle for the remaining podium position with Steve Hill, as Mike Manning overcame early event problems to finish fifth. Steve Mundy was sixth.
1 Julian Godfrey (Mitsubishi Mirage) 4m26.577s
2 Derek Tohill (Ford Fiesta) +2.587s
3 Pat Doran (Citroen C4) +12.395s
1 Julian Godfrey – 30 points
2 Derek Tohill – 27
3 Pat Doran – 25
SBD Motorsport British Sprint Championship
ROUND 1: CASTLE COMBE, 23 MARCH 2019
Steve Broughton won the opening round of the championship at Castle Combe, breaking the two-litre class record in the process.
Matt Hillam took second place, ahead of Peter Goulding. Reigning champion Heather Calder suffered broken suspension during the first run-off, leaving herself and her father Colin unable to complete the day.
1 Steve Broughton (2.0L XE SBD Dallara) 115.67 seconds
2 Matt Hillam (SBD Dallara F3RB01) 117.44
3 Peter Goulding (mygale ff200) 118.52
British Sporting Trials Championship
ROUND 6: PRESIDENTS SPORTING TRIAL, 24 MARCH 2019
Ian Wright decimated the field at the Presidents Trial, winning the event for the fourth time in a decade.
Peter Fensom closed to within a point at the end of three rounds. The podium was completed by Roland Uglow, after Simon Kingsley got caught over some tree roots for a costly eight dropping him to fourth.
These roots proved very costly to many competitors during a very dry day, with Kingsley and Uglow dropping over half their points on this hill alone.
1 Ian Wright, Sherpa Indy, 33
2 Peter Fenson, Hamilton, 34
3 Roland Uglow, Crossle, 41
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