Motorsport Auctions has partnered with the 2015 Mintex MSA British Historic Rally Championship and will be the title sponsor for the BHRC’s Welsh Challenge.Motorsport’s leading dedicated online advertising sales site unveiled its support as Britain’s leading championship for historic cars prepares for a new five-year term under the management of the Roger Albert Clark Rally Motor Club. The site is at:www.motorsportauctions.comLaunched only in November 2013, the motorsport website has grown rapidly. The team behind the site uses the latest technology to provide the most efficient sales website for the motorsport industry and competitors. Uniquely, it also offers a personal service to help individuals design the best advert to maximise their chances of a sale. Already, it has more UK-based visitors than any other internet motorsport advertising site. The Motorsport Auctions Welsh Challenge is a sub-set of the BHRC and runs over the five Welsh events in the 2015 schedule. As well as outstanding gravel rallies, the programme includes the unique asphalt challenge offered by the Epynt ranges.The events in the Challenge are:Sunday 1 February: Red Kite Stages Sunday 1 March: Mid Wales StagesSaturday 30 May: Severn Valley StagesSunday 26 July: Harry Flatters RallySaturday 15 August: Neath Valley Stages
Graham Lorimer the company's CEO said: "We have made great strides in the last 15 months in developing the most advanced site to allow both trade and privateer alike to sell everything from race and rally cars, engines, equipment and transporters; indeed anything connected with the day-to-day operation of a successful motorsport team. I and the majority of my directors have had long and enjoyable careers in racing and rallying and it is great to be able to put something back into the sport. We hope this will be the start of a long relationship."
Championship manager Colin Heppenstall said: "It is great news for us to have enthusiastic new sponsors like Motorsport Auctions wanting to work with us in support of the Mintex MSA British Historic Rally Championship. It's a real vote of confidence in our team and the future of the Championship."
The 2015 Mintex MSA British Historic Rally Championship starts on the Red Kite Stages on Sunday 1 February and more details are available from www.redkitestages.co.uk