1/8th Stock Cars European Championship

Stockcars

The 2017 1/8 Stock Car Wemsa European Championship was held at Notts and Derby on Sunday 21st May

53 Drivers from the United Kingdom, Holland and Belgium competing for the title.

 

After a wet practice afternoon on the Saturday, Sunday was a lovely day with sunshine and pleasant temperatures greeting the drivers.

Both the European Final and junior Final were highly contested affairs with fast and close Stock Car racing.

After ten heats of each driver racing three times with the best two scores to count the qualifying was the top twenty four going through to quarter finals. best twelve to the

semi finals and then top six into the final.

 

The official results were: 

 

European Final Result

1st Mark Whittaker

2nd Ben Harding

3rd Jeroen Janssen

4th Steve Farren

5th Scott Kinton

6th Amelia Batty

Junior Final

1st Callum Farren

2nd Ryan Kinton

3rd Matthew Foster

4th James Kinton

5th Tom O' Hara

Thanks to everyone at the host Notts & Derby club for an excellent well organised event and a personal note of thanks to Simon Farrer with his help with the draw. 

 

Gary Osborne

Stock Cars Section Chairman and WEMSA Secretary