MSA British Autotest Championship: Hartlepool Championship Autotest

MSA British Autotest Championship: Hartlepool Championship Autotest

Round 5: 10 June

Dave Mosey took an immediate lead over Malcolm Livingston in the opening tests and held on to win round five of the championship in Hartlepool.

The lunchtime scoreboard saw little change at the top, with Mosey extending his overall lead to 12 seconds over Livingston. Mark Thornton held a commanding lead in the saloon car class, Warren Gillespie having retired with a broken gearbox.

The afternoon tests saw Mosey having to change a damaged radiator, but he charged on to beat Livingston by 16 seconds at the end, while Chris Chapman recovered his sports car class lead to finish third. Mark Thornton won the saloon car class by 70 seconds over Jack Palmer.

Results
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Round 5: 10 June

Dave Mosey took an immediate lead over Malcolm Livingston in the opening tests and held on to win round five of the championship in Hartlepool.

The lunchtime scoreboard saw little change at the top, with Mosey extending his overall lead to 12 seconds over Livingston. Mark Thornton held a commanding lead in the saloon car class, Warren Gillespie having retired with a broken gearbox.

The afternoon tests saw Mosey having to change a damaged radiator, but he charged on to beat Livingston by 16 seconds at the end, while Chris Chapman recovered his sports car class lead to finish third. Mark Thornton won the saloon car class by 70 seconds over Jack Palmer.

Results
1 Dave Mosey (Mini Special 1400) 614.3 seconds 
2 Malcolm Livingston (Lindsay Special 1600) 630.3
3 Chris Chapman (RAW Striker 1700) 663.1

Provisional championship standings
1 Dave Evans (Blitz Special 2000) – 125 points
2 Dave Mosey (Mini Special 1430) – 117
3 Ian Chapman (Xmoor Riot 1700) – 111

Image: Dave Mosey in action in Hartlepool, courtesy of CRS Motorsport.)

) 614.3 seconds 
2 Malcolm Livingston (Lindsay Special 1600) 630.3
3 Chris Chapman (RAW Striker 1700) 663.1

Provisional championship standings
1 Dave Evans (Blitz Special 2000) – 125 points
2 Dave Mosey (Mini Special 1430) – 117
3 Ian Chapman (Xmoor Riot 1700) – 111

Image: Dave Mosey in action in Hartlepool, courtesy of CRS Motorsport.)