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Ogden moves level on points with third place rider

It was another positive weekend for Dronfield’s Wilson Racing Moto3 team in the Hel Performance British Motostar standard class championship. Not only has Scott Ogden now got 72 points, which puts him level with the rider in third, he got the standard class lap record in race two. The fourth round took place at the Scottish circuit of Knockhill. The 1.3-mile track had been resurfaced and was bathed in glorious sunshine throughout the weekend.

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Start to finish victory at Darley Moor for Porter

Start to finish victory at Darley Moor for Porter

Chesterfield rider Ant Porter celebrated a start-to-finish victory in Round Three of the Darley Moor Motor Cycle Club Championship on Sunday.

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Haslam delighted after Snetterton double success

Haslam delighted after Snetterton double success

Leon Haslam is all smiles after he extended his lead in the British Superbike Championship with a double win at Snetterton.

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Yates to test himself against rallying’s best

Yates to test himself against rallying’s best

Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates warmed up for this weekend’s Renties Ypres Rally in Belgium with an overall victory at Rally Van Wervik — the first British driver to take the top spot in the event’s 42-year history.

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Chesterfield rally-driver Rhys Yates, who is on the road to Belgium.

In-form Yates heads for rally in Belgium

Fresh from an impressive result in France, rally driver Rhys Yates continues his ‘tour of Europe’ this weekend when contesting a big race in Belgium.

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Chesterfield driver Sez Perez, who races at Oulton Park this weekend. (PHOTO BY: Paul Horton Motorsport Photography)

Perez back on home soil after his Italian job

Chesterfield driver Seb Perez is back on home soil in the Porsche Carerra Cup this weekend, hoping to build on his sensational weekend at Monza in Italy last time out.

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Yates makes ‘dream start to 2018 season’

Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates kicked off his Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) campaign in emphatic style by taking second overall and his best ever result in the series at the Pirelli International Rally on Saturday.

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Seb Perez celebrates his podium spot. (PHOTO BY: Dan Bathie/Porsche)

First podium spot for Chesterfield rookie Perez

Chesterfield rookie Seb Perez rounded off the Porsche Carrera Cup meeting at Donington Park with a podium spot in the pro-am category.

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Hillspeed's Jusuf Owega in action at Rockingham. (PHOTO BY: Jakob Ebrey Photography)

Sparkling F3 debut by Hillspeed’s German teenager

Rookie Jusuf Owega produced a sparkling performance on his debut for the Hathersage-based Hillspeed team in the BRDC British Formula 3 Championship at Rockingham.

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Seb Perez, who is on his way to Donington Park this weekend. (PHOTO BY: Paul Horton Motorsport Photography)

Perez heads to Donington Park full of confidence

Chesterfield’s up-and-coming motor racing star Seb Perez says he is full of confidence ahead of his trip to Donington Park this weekend for the next two rounds of the Porsche Carrera Cup GB Championship.

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Rhys Yates in action in Scotland. (PHOTO BY: Camran Knowles)

Yates warms up in style for British Rally Championship season

Chesterfield star Rhys Yates made the best possible start to his preparations for an assault on the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) this week.

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New season closes in for Darley Moor Motor Cyle Road Race Club

New season closes in for Darley Moor Motor Cyle Road Race Club

Darley Moor Motor Cycle Road Race Club have been busy getting the circuit, near Ashbourne, (DE6 2ET), ready for Round one of the 2018 season this coming weekend.

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Brands Hatch start for teen Perez in Porsche

Brands Hatch start for teen Perez in Porsche

Eighteen-year-old Chesterfield motor racing ace Seb Perez is gearing up for his first race of the season this weekend in the Porsche Carrera Cup GB Championship at Brands Hatch.

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Rhys Yates flying high in the Azores. Photo by Josef Petru

Yates is red hot on his dream debut in Azores

Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates had a stunning debut in the FIA European Rally Championship (ERC), finishing third in the junior under-28 section.

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Chesterfield rally-driver Rhys Yates with his new Skodia Fabia R5. (PHOTO BY: Stanislav Kucera Photography).

Yates set for one of biggest seasons in his rallying career

One of the biggest seasons of his rallying career is about to get under way for ambitious Chesterfield driver Rhys Yates.

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Karting kid Jenson Parker, of Bolsover, in winning action.

Bolsover boy is a new Jenson on the Formula One trail

Former world champion Jenson Button might have retired from Formula One. But is there another Jenson poised to follow in his slipstream? A lad from Bolsover?

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Chesterfield’s Rhys Yates eager for new rally season to get underway

After recently acquiring a brand new Skoda Fabia R5 from Skoda Motorsport, Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates will embark on a busy season as he announces his plans for British, European and World Rally Championship outings in 2018.

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Chesterfield driver Rhys Yates in action at the Monza Rally Show in Italy. (PHOTO BY: Olonia Corse)

Rally-driver Yates makes big impact at star-studded Monza

A stunning performance at the star-studded Monza Rally Show, near Milan in Italy, raised the profile of Chesterfield driver Rhys Yates.

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LKRC-Fulbeck 2017 MSA Championship Rnd 3

Chesterfield karter’s need for speed

A speedy Chesterfield school pupil is enjoying life in the fast lane ahead of a busy karting 2018 calendar.

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Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates in action in Spain last month. (PHOTO BY James Ward/Chicane Media).

Yates rounds off rally season alongside Valentino Rossi at Monza

Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates will round off his season this weekend by rubbing shoulders with a host of stars, including multiple Moto GP world champion Valentino Rossi.

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