2 weeks agoI am certainly looking forward to pouring a cold beer, switching on the screen and joining in on tonight's Sutton & Cheam Motor Club Virtual Club night, featuring not only the legend that is Mr Fred Gallagher (Co-driver exceptional, Former C of C Rally GB and now Global Rally entrepreneur) but also a chat with club member James Sunderland MP no less, Co-Chairman of the Parliamentary All-Party Committee on Motor Sport and all round supporter of club motorsport.Should be a great night with one or two surprises...Anyone who wants to join in should PM me BEFORE 8PM!We ...
2 months agoIt is with deep regret that we advise that despite a number of meetings, extensive discussions and alternative proposals, we have been unable to reach agreement Whirlwind TV / Film Productions (currently based at Abingdon) regarding shared use of the venue for the Long Course Sprint, which was due to be held on 11th April 2021. At this moment there are no plans for a re-arranged date.We thank you for your overwhelming support for the event and look forward to seeing you at Abingdon, hopefully in late September / early October, for The Abingdon Motorsport CAR-nival. ...
2 months agoAnother excellent 'virtual club night' last evening, with a fascinating insight to the life and times of member Keith Mainland: Diplomat in the Middle East, Le Mans Team Timekeeper, Brands Hatch Signing On Team, Co-Driver, Veteran Car Run Owner / Participant, journalist, part time F1 driver, failed Carrera Pam-Americana driver and hopeful Ferrari owner driver heading for Sicily...A quality picture quiz then preceded an interesting and comical chat with BTRDA Champions Will Nicholls and a communications challenged Nick Broom. Despite Nick sounding like a Dalek, the stories and challenges of competing in rallying at the top level in the UK were very entertaining, as were so many of the memories A great light hearted 2 hours enjoyed by a number of members we rarely see nowadays... Great Stuff! ...
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Abingdon Motorsport CAR-nival held over the weekend of 26th & 27th September have received received wide-acclaim despite operating under strict Covid-19 protocols. 117 cars took the start on the unique 2-course sprint on the Saturday with Simon Wallis taking Fastest … Continue reading
We are pleased to be able to run the Abingdon Long Course Sprint, an 120 car speed event postponed from April. For the most up to date information, results and live images click here
It is with great sadness that we record the passing of one of our longest standing members, Rally Journalist, and brilliant photographer Martin Holmes. Martin became a member of Sutton & Cheam Motor Club in the early 1960’s and simply … Continue reading
Declan takes top honours… Declan Dear was awarded the coveted Competitor of the Year Award at the recent Annual Awards Dinner held at the sumptuous Tyrells Wood Golf Club. In an evening designed to thank, honour and applaud both the Competitors … Continue reading