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Power Maxed Racing

Jason Plato
Mat Jackson

BTCC

FUCHS has announced an exciting new sponsorship deal with Warwickshire-based British Touring Car Championship team, Power Maxed Racing. Formed in 2015, PMR have already established themselves amongst the championship’s top teams.

PMR – who have secured two top five team finishes in the past two seasons - is braced for another strong season, boasting an impressive driver line-up. Former two-time BTCC Champion Jason Plato holds 98 championship wins - the most in the history of the championship. Alongside team-mate Mat Jackson, they have a combined 128 race wins, which is more than any other pairing on this year’s BTCC grid.

Martin Broadhurst, PMR’s highly respected Team Manager said: “Having used FUCHS products in various applications for many years, it’s a brand I have a huge amount of respect for. When racing at the highest level, as we are, we are reliant on products that consistently perform at their optimum performance, and FUCHS products are renowned for being reliable and high performance. We’re looking forward to working closely with them for the 2020 season, and building a strong working relationship for the future.”

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Bellerby RX

Paige Bellerby
Drew Bellerby

British Rallycross Championship

Sisters Paige and Drew Bellerby compete in the British Rallycross Championship.

In 2020 Drew captured her maiden BMW Mini Championship Title with 2019 team-mate Steve Brown also securing 3rd place overall.

Paige pushed hard to a 2nd place finish overall in the competitive Supernational Championship.

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CRC Offroad Motorsport

Ryan Cooke

British Cross Country Championship (BXCC)

Driving his modified Land Rover Evoque, LRM-1, Ryan achieved 1st in Class in the 2017 BCCC Drivers Championship. In 2018 the championship took a break, as did Ryan.

Returning in 2019 Ryan and LRM-1 claimed 2nd in class.

Ryan's LRM-1 features a stunning oil wrapped livery and will do battle once again in 2020.

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CA1 Sport

David Bogie & John Rowan
Tom Preston & Carl Williamson

British Rally Championship (BRC)

CA1 Sport’s David Bogie (Pictured) and John Rowan (Skoda Fabia R5) finished 3rd in the 2018 BRC and 4th in last year's campaign, with the duo securing various other rally titles along the way such as the Scotish Rally (A particular favourite of Scot David Bogie).

CA1 Sport Team-mates Tom Preston & Carl Williamson also had strong showings across a variety of rallies in 2019.

The team are set for another solid campaign in the BRC in 2020.

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M&M Motorsport

Gavin Murray

National Hot Rods

Gavin and the team work hard maintaining and upgrading their Vauxhall Tigra bodied, space frame chassis Hot Rod. Partnered with FUCHS for a number of years, Gavin has motorsport in his blood, being a second generation racer.

With a career highlight of 2nd in the 2012 World Championships, Gavin's Murray Motorsport then moved to the Pickup Truck Championship before returning to the ovals in 2016 and teaming with Meede Motorsport - Forming Murray & Meede (M&M) Motorsport.

We wish M&M Motorsport all the best in 2020 after claiming 6th in 2019.

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Ashleigh Morris Racing

Ashleigh Morris

Scottish Mini Cooper Cup

Scottish starlet Ashleigh, established herself as a hardy driver in the Scottish BMW Compact Cup after a string of good finishes earned her 9th place in the 2017 season. 2018 bought a new challenge as Ashleigh moved into the competitive Celtic Speed Scottish Mini Cooper Cup Championship.

Unaffected by the change in Championship, A string of good results earnt Ashleigh the 2018 Ladies Cup - Amazing being her first year - and followed this up with a repeat title win in 2019!

The team also actively help our lab technicians to develop our products with regular testing and samplings.

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STEVE BROWN - Steve Brown Rallying

With success came the desire to upgrade and he developed the F1000 Nissan into a class B9 modified machine. In 2012, Steve was awarded with the prestigious John Horton Star Driver Award on the ALMC Stages in Ireland in his F1000 Nissan - class B9 modified machine.

In 2015, he mounted a full assault on the MSA Asphalt Championship, but this time in a brand new Nissan Micra Kit Car. The shift into the FIRC in Belgium also brough success with the M2B class spoils in 2018.

After a guest appearance in the BTRDA Rallycross series in 2017 and 2018, Brown turned his attentions to the mixed surface circuits in 2019, driving a Bellerby RX BMW Mini Cooper.

In 2020, Steve plans on competiting in the 5 rounds of the FIRC & Ypres Rally.

Visit the Steve Brown Rallying website.

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Team: Holden Racing UK
Championship: BARC Modified Saloons
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Team: Shaun Tarlton Racing
Championship: Modifides Championship
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Drivers: Arron Sharp

Team: Sharp Motorsport

Championship: Civic Cup
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Driver: Jamie Ellwood
Team: Independent
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Driver: Erik Foresstrom
Team: RSM Truck Racing
Championship: BTRDA Truck Racing

 


Driver: Kaye Quinn
Team: Independent

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Driver: Owen Loydall
Team: Independent

Championship: Invicta Kent Autograss championship (CLASS 2) + National championship

Driver: Kirsty Widdrington
Team: Independent

Championship: British Drift PRO-AM
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Driver: Mark Bowd
Team: JDM Racing
Championship: Various

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Driver: Dennis Hays
Team: Dennis Racing
Championship: Classic Sports Car Clubs New Millennium Series

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Championship: Various Classic

 


Driver: Matt Roberts
Team: Matt Roberts Drifting

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Driver: Graham French
Team: Independent

Championship: Scottish legends Championship

FS-3 Racing (Team Green)

After a magnificent 2019 season where not only did the team and Danny Buchan take their maiden Superbike race wins but also gained a spot in the "Showdown" for the first time, the FS-3 Racing outfit are promoted to official status for 2020.

Staying with the team for another season is Danny Buchan and he will be partnered by 2019 Superstock 1000 race winner, Lee Jackson.

Focussing solely on the Superbike class for the first time, the Coventry based team will be expecting nothing less than more race wins and a fight for the Championship in the coming season.

Vision Track Ducati

British Superbike Championship

2019 BSB runner up Josh Brookes is one of two from the ultra-competitive line up for team boss Paul Bird having signed to race for the FUCHS Silkolene backed Ducati Team in the 2020 Bennetts British Superbike Championship.

Christian Iddon has taken the remaining spot at the reigning champions’ Paul Bird Motorsport Ducati

With Paul Bird Motorsport having won the BSB title once again in 2019, Brookes and Iddon will have at their disposal the very latest and brand-new FUCHS Silkolene-powered Ducati V4.

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“The product outweighs the sponsorship, we use the product because it is the best, by a long way!” – Paul Bird, Team Owner

MSS Performance (Team Green)

FUCHS Silkolene backed MSS Performance will make an eagerly anticipated return to the paddock in a racing capacity in 2020.

Owner of MSS Performance, Nick Morgan is gearing up to run the official Superstock 1000 entry for Kawasaki Motors UK and Team Green consisting of a two rider outfit that will be challenging for race wins at every opportunity.

Experienced Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10RR rider and previous race winner, Chrissy Rouse will look to go one step further and aim for Championship success under the banner of the highly regarded Colchester based operation.

Joining Rouse will be 2019 Superstock 1000 podium finisher, Tom Ward. Relishing the chance for a maiden Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10RR ride, the upcoming season
Stepping back into the limelight with a team of his own once again, Kawasaki stalwart, Nick Morgan cannot wait to get the wheels turning with an extensive testing programme planned prior to what is sure to be a competitive season of racing.

Gearlink Kawasaki (Team Green)

Continuing as the Official Supersport team for Kawasaki UK, for 2020 the FUCHS Silkolene sponsored Hampshire team will be represented by the returning 2018 runner-up, Ben Currie and podium finisher in 2019, James Westmoreland. They will campaign the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R 636.

Ben is highly experienced in the Supersport class and came so close to winning the title in 2018. He will be looking to build on his past success in the class, and push for the title in 2020. The team have an extensive testing programme planned which will give Ben the time he needs to recharge his determination after the break he had from racing in this class in 2019.

"Westy" came back into the team half way through the season in 2019 and immediately graced the podium. He will be sure to repeat this success in 2020 and add to his tally of rostrum finishes.

Revolution Speedway

Paco Castagna
(500cc - Birmingham, UK Championship League, Italian National Championship, Speedway World Championship Qualification Rounds, Speedway European Championship Qualification Rounds, Monster Energy FIM Speedway of Nations Team World Championship, FIME World Pairs Final)

25 year old Paco is 2X Italian Speedway Champion, a hugely likeable and super friendly guy, he is a real crowd pleaser who loves a wheelie! This will be Paco's second season as a FUCHS Silkolene supported rider.

Dan Gilkes
(500cc - Kent, UK National League, UK Championship League)

17 year old British rider, Dan will be competing in his first Championship League race season in 2020. He has risen through the ranks of the British Youth Championship and professionally in the National League as a Revolution Speedway Academy rider and impressed with his progress, dedication and commitment to the sport. Dan has been representing Fuchs Silkolene since he first started riding so he is very familiar with all of the products.

"I have been lucky enough to be involved with Revolution Speedway since I started riding 6 years ago and have always used FUCHS Silkolene, their oil is second to none and they have a huge range of maintenance products to choose from".

GB Speedway Team

The Great Britain Speedway Team is the National team of British Speedway. The team competes every year in the FIM Team World Championship - Monster Energy FIM Speedway of Nations. Great Britain also take part in International Test Match Speedway against other leading Nations - the highest level of International competition staged between full 7 rider teams. Since it’s takeover Great Britain have enjoyed a very productive two seasons under the new set-up with Silver medals in the Speedway of Nations and World Under-21 Team Final plus three test match wins.

Senior Team Competitions:
FIM Monster Energy Speedway of Nations
Global Challenge International Test Match Series

U21 Team Competitions:
FIM Team Speedway U21 World Championship Semi Final
FIM Team Speedway U21 World Championship Final
Global Challenge International Test Match Series

“FUCHS Silkolene have been involved in all levels of Speedway for many years and continue to do great things to support riders of all abilities with their FUCHS Silkolene Rider Support Scheme along with their continued support of the National Team, we are embarking on arguably the biggest transformation of Great Britain for three or four decades. The Global Challenge Series is absolutely pivotal in the growth of our very young squad as we bid to become a main player on the World stage in the next few years. The journey has only just started really. There’s a long way to go to get anywhere near our ambitions. We’ve never hidden from the fact that it’s a big challenge. But it’s also a very exciting one.” - Rob Painter, GB Speedway Team Managing Director.

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Championship / Event

Sponsorship

FUCHS LUBRICANTS Motorsport UK British Historic Rally Championship

FUCHS LUBRICANTS - Title sponsor

FUCHS LUBRICANTS RACRMC Asphalt/Rally 2 Mixed Surface Rally Championship

FUCHS LUBRICANTS - Title sponsor

FUCHS LUBRICANTS Classic Mini Challenge

FUCHS LUBRICANTS - Title sponsor

FUCHS LUBRICANTS BTRDA Bronze Star Championship

FUCHS LUBRICANTS - Headline sponsor

CREW25 Championship

FUCHS LUBRICANTS

Round

Day

Month

Location

Round 1

28

March

Rally North Wales

Round 2

25

April

Kielder Forest Stages

Round 3

30-31

May

Jim Clark Rally

Round 4

14

June

Red Kite Stages

Round 5

26

July

Harry Flatters Rally

Round 6-7

21-22

August

Ulster Rally

Round 8

25-26

September

Trackrod Historic Cup

Round 9

24

October

Carlisle Stages

FUCHS LUBRICANTS are the title sponsors of this championship for a third consecutive year.

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Round

Day

Month

Location

Round 1

28

March

Rally North Wales: Gravel

Round 2

25

April

Kielder Forest Stages: Gravel

Round 3

25-26

April

Clacton Rally: Asphalt

Round 4

30-31

May

Jim Clark Rally: Asphalt

Round 5

14

June

Red Kite Stages: Gravel

Round 6

28

July

Harry Flatters, Epynt: Asphalt

Round 7

21-22

August

Ulster Rally: Asphalt

Round 8

5

September

Woodpecker Rally: Gravel

Round 9

6

September

Three Shires Stages: Asphalt

Round 10

24

October

Carlisle Stages: Gravel

FUCHS LUBRICANTS are the title sponsors of this championship.

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Round

Day

Month

Location

1

28-29

March

Donington Park

2

11-12

April

Brands Hatch Indy

3

25-26

April

Silverstone

4

16-17

May

Thruxton

5

13-14

June

Oulton Park

6

25-26

July

Snetterton

7

15-16

August

Croft

8

29-30

August

Knockhill

9

26-27

September

Silverstone

10

10-11

October

Brands Hatch GP

FUCHS sponsored Power Maxed Racing compete in this event.

PMR's Website

Round

Day

Month

Location

Round 1

9

February

Cambrian Rally

Round 2

14

March

Malcolm Wilson Rally

Round 3

18

April

Rallynuts Stages

Round 4

6

June

The 7th Scottish Rally

Round 5

11

July

Nicky Grist Stages

Round 6

5

September

Woodpecker Stages

Round 7

26

September

Tracked Forest Stages

FUCHS LUBRICANTS are the headline sponsor for the 2020 BTRDA 1400 Rally Championship.

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Round

Day

Month

Location

Round 1

28

March

Rally North Wales

Round 2

25

April

Kielder Forest Stages

Round 3

14

June

Red Kite Stages

Round 4

26

July

Harry Flatters Rally (Epynt)

Round 5

6

September

Three Shires Stages

Round 6

24

October

Carlisle Stages

Visit the Championship website.

Round

Day

Month

Location

Round 1

12-13

April

Lydden Hill

Round 2

24

May

Pembrey

Round 3

25

May

Pembrey

Round 4

18

July

Mondello Park

Round 5

19

July

Mondello Park

Round 6

30-31

August

Lydden Hill

Round 7

26

September

Knockhill

Round 8

27

September

Knockhill

Round 9

18

October

Pembrey

FUCHS sponsored Bellerby RX compete in this championship.

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Round

Day

Month

Location

Round 1

8

February

Cambrian Rally

Round 2

15

March

West Cork Rally

Round 3

25-26

April

Rally Tendring & Clacton

Round 4

25-26

June

Ypres Rally

Round 5

21-22

August

Ulster Rally

Round 6

19

September

Galloway Hills Rally

FUCHS supported CA1 Sport compete in this championship.

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Round

Day

Month

Location

Round 8

7

March

Birmingham Wheels

Round 9

29

March

Hednesford Hills

Round 10

10

April

Skegness Stadium

Round 11

13

April

Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich

European Championship

25-26

April

Lochgelly Raceway, Scotland

Round 12

10

May

Hednesford Hills

Round 13

25

May

Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich

Round 14

7

June

Aldershot Raceway

Thunder 500

20

June

Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich

World Championship

4-5

July

Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich

Round 1

19

July

Buxton Raceway

National Championship

1-2

August

Hednesford Hills

Round 2

15

August

Birmingham Wheels

Round 3

10

August

Yarmouth Stadium

Round 4

31

August

Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich

Round 5

13

September

Aldershot Raceway

British Championship

26-27

September

DMC, Northern Ireland

Round 6

17

October

Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich

Round 7

1

November

Hednesford Hills

FUCHS sponsored M&M Motorsport compete in this championship with driver Gavin Murray.

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Round

Day

Month

Location

Round 1

3-5

April

Little Silver/Rockingham

Round 2

2-3

May

Battle Royale - Norfolk Arena

Round 3

29-31

May

Summer Showdown - Driftland

Round 4

3-5

July

BDC X DMEC - Teesside Autodrome

Round 5

7-9

August

Format - Event City

Round 6

8-10

October

Final Assault 2 - Buxton Raceway

FUCHS sponsored Kirst Widdrington competes in this championship.

Visit the BDC website.

Round

Day

Month

Location

Round 1

10-12

April

Silverstone (National)

Round 2

1-3

May

Oulton Park (International)

Round 3

22-24

May

Donington Park (National)

Round 4

19-21

June

Snetterton 300

Round 5

10-12

June

Knockhill

Round 6

24-26

July

Brands Hatch (GP)

Round 7

7-9

August

Thruxton

Round 8

21-23

August

Cadwell Park

Round 9

4-6 (Triple-Header)

September

Oulton Park (International)

Round 10

18-20

September

Assen

Round 11

2-4

October

Donington Park (GP)

Round 12

16-18 (Triple-Header)

October

Brands Hatch (GP)

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Event

Day

Month

 

North West 200

14-16

May

 

Isle of Man TT

6-12

July

 

Ulster Grand Prix

4-8

August

 

Visit the IOMTT Website.

Visit the NW200 Website

Visit the Ulster Grand Prix Website

Round

Day

Month

Location

Round 1

15

March

Little Silver

Round 2

29

March

Hawkstone

Round 3

12

April

Lyng

Round 4

3

May

Foxhill

Round 5

31

May

Blaxhall

Round 6

21

June

Desertmartin

Round 7

12

July

Culham Park

Round 8

30

August

Landrake

Visit the MXGB website.

Round

Day

Month

Location

Round 1

17

January

Belfast

Round 2

18

January

Belfast

Round 3

30

January

Birmingham

Round 4

31

January

Birmingham

Round 5

1

February

Birmingham

Round 6

2

February

Birmingham

Round 7

21

February

Wembley

Round 8

22

February

Wembley

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Ashleigh Morris
Scottish Mini Cooper Ladies Cup

Dean Harrison
IOMTT Senior TT

James Hillier
Superstock #2

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Superbike

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Southern 100 Wed Senior #1
Southern 100 Wed 600cc Race A
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Andy Marchant
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“The GT40 has once again been running a full FUCHS package and has performed faultlessly with no DNF’s or technical issues. Over the last two years, FUCHS products had improved the cars performance and reliability.”

Lee Bowd
Chief Mechanic, JDM Racing
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Various GT40 Events.


“A quality team with quality bikes needs a quality product”

Paul Bird.
Team Owner, Paul Bird Motorsport.
British Superbikes.


“The reliability of the engine has been great and FUCHS have given me an oil that I can rely on. The performances in the latter part of the season have been due to my confidence in the car meaning I can push harder into each corner without worrying about the engine.”

Owen Loydall.
Invicta Kent Autograss championship
+ National championship

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