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Father-and-son Perez duo take ‘RAC Rally’ event by storm

Father-and-son motorsport duo Steve and Seb Perez, of Chesterfield, took the Welsh and Scottish forests by storm when they attacked the grit-gruelling Roger Albert Clark (RAC) Rally.

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Veteran Steve Perez, who has been a rally driver now for more than 20 years. (PHOTO BY: Autosport Magazine)

Father and son Perez duo tackle modern-day RAC Rally

It will be a case of like father, like son this weekend when Chesterfield’s Perez motorsport family take to the forests to compete in a prestigious rally event.

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Chesterfield driver Rhys Yates on the finishing line at the Wales Rally. (PHOTO BY: Jakob Ebrey)

Brave rally-driver Yates defies problems in his ‘hardest race’

Plucky Chesterfield driver Rhys Yates overcame a host of dramas to secure a finish in the British leg of the World Rally Championship in Wales over the weekend.

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Chesterfield rally-driver Rhys Yates in action in Spain, ahead of this weekends Wales Rally. (PHOTO BY: James Ward/Chicane Media)

Yates gets another crack at World Rally Championship

Rally-driving ace Rhys Yates will take on his second event inside a month in the FIA World Championship this weekend, gunning for a top result.

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The Wilson Racing team. (PHOTO BY: Kevin Radford)

Motostar champion Cook rounds off season with victory for Wilson Racing

Victory at the famous Brands Hatch circuit for Max Cook was the highlight of the final round of the Hel Performance Motostar British Standard Class Championship for the Dronfield-based Wilson Racing Moto3 team.

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Rhys Yates in action in Spain. PHOTO: James Ward - Chicane Media

Yates leads the Brits at rally weekend in Spain

Chesterfield’s Rhys Yates completed his first overseas World Rally Championship event — the Rally RACC, Rally Spain — to finish as the first English driver.

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Birthday boy Seb Perez celebrated in style at Brands Hatch. (PHOTO BY: Paul Horton Photography)

Perez celebrates his 18th birthday in style at Brands Hatch

Up-and-coming Chesterfield driver Seb Perez celebrated his 18th birthday in style when Brands Hatch hosted the finale to his debut season in the Michelin Ginetta GT4 Supercup Championship.

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Chesterfields Seb Perez, who celebrates his 18th birthday in three big races at Brands Hatch on Saturday. (PHOTO BY: Paul Horton Photography)

Perez celebrates 18th birthday in Brands Hatch finale

It’s a red-letter day in more ways than one this weekend for Chesterfield’s Ginetta race car driver Seb Perez.

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Championship leader Max Cook (number 30) challenges his main rival, Victor Rodriguez, at Silverstone. (PHOTO BY: Hairy Beast Pics)

Wilson Racing delighted with their three Motostar riders

Proud manager Gary Wilson was delighted with all three of his riders after another rewarding weekend for the Dronfield-based Wilson Racing team in the HEL Performance Motostar British Championship.

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Rhys Yates in action. (PHOTO BY: Jakob Ebrey Photography).

Yates gunning for top three at Rally Isle Of Man

Chesterfield driver Rhys Yates his hoping to end a difficult season in style this weekend when he heads to the final round of the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) in the Isle of Man.

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Max Cook (centre) on the podium after his victory as Nikita Cartwright (left), who is Gary Wilson's partner, collects the team award on behalf of Wilson Racing. (PHOTO BY: Hairy Beast Pix).

Mighty Max cooks up another win for Wilson Racing

Max Cook bagged a victory and a second place as the Dronfield-based Wilson Racing Moto 3 team enjoyed another successful round in the Hel Insurance Motostar British Standard Class Championship.

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Ryde eyes strong finish to 2017 season

Ryde eyes strong finish to 2017 season

Kyle Ryde has targeted a strong end to the 2017 World Supersport Championships season.

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First ever one-two for racing team Championship lead extended by wins

First ever one-two for racing team Championship lead extended by wins

Dronfield’s Gary Wilson and his Moto3 team gained double success at Thruxton in the seventh round of the Hel Performance Motostar British standard class Championship.

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Yates hopes to build on Belgium success in Wales

Yates hopes to build on Belgium success in Wales

Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates will head to the Nicky Grist Stages in Wales this weekend, just days after taking a top five Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) finish at the gruelling Ypres Rally in Belgium.

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Wilson Racing duo Max Cook (30) and Charlie Atkins in Moto3 action at Snetterton. (PHOTO BY: Hairy Beast Pix)

Mighty Max run off the track but still on course for title

Mighty Max Cook stayed top of the rankings in the Motostar British Standard Class Championship after the latest round of Moto3 action for the Dronfield-based Wilson Racing team at Snetterton.

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Chesterfield ace Rhys Yates waves to his fans at the Ypres Rally in Belgium. (PHOTO BY: Jakob Ebrey Photography)

Yates on top of world after conquering notorious Ypres Rally

Sitting pretty among some of the best drivers in the world was Chesterfield ace Rhys Yates at the notorious two-day Ypres Rally in Belgium last weekend.

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David Bradley, of Matlock, in action. (PHOTO BY: Tony Else Photography).

Smallest of bikes enter the fray at Darley Moor

Excitement is mounting ahead of the third round of the Darley Moor Motorcycle Road Race Club championship, which hits the track on Sunday.

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Season’s best finish for Formula 3 driver Owen

Season’s best finish for Formula 3 driver Owen

Chase Owen celebrated a season’s-best top-four finish for Hillspeed with Cliff Dempsey Racing at Silverstone during round 12 of the BRDC British Formula 3 Championship.

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Champion Gilen in top gear

Gilen Bullock, 15, who races a National Ministox car on oval circuits around the country, won the American Connections Championship at Birmingham Wheels Park from 31 other cars.

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Race ace Seb Perez in action during the Michelin Ginetta GT4 Supercup Championship. (PHOTO BY: Paul Horton Photography)

Perez eyes return to form after fantastic testing sessions

Teenage race ace Seb Perez, of Chesterfield, is eagerly looking forward to his next appearance this weekend after fantastic testing sessions hinted at a return to form.

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