Author Archive | Wil Arif

Wil instructing recently at Brands Hatch

2019 Racing

Wil is down to drive and test The Saab 9000 T16 that he raced at Brands at the end of 2018. He will also be taking part in the New Ka series to be run by MSV. The 24hour C1 race at Silverstone in April Driving a TR2 with owner Paul at The Silverstone Classic […]

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MSV Trackday Trophy Brands Hatch November 11

The last race meeting for the MSV race season. Once again Wil was partnering Ronan in the Fiesta ST.  Qualifying was damp and Wil took the first 10 mins of the session and Ronan the remainder of the 30 mins. 1st in class  for most of the session and again pipped at the post this […]

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MSV Trackday Trophy Rockingham 30 September 2018

MSV Trackday Trophy races are with 2 drivers. Wil was racing a Fiesta ST belonging to Ronan Quinn. Ronan is a young, very quick and talented driver that Wil has been coaching from a junior driver. As a thank you Wil has been racing in the Fiesta on and off  subject to availability. They compete well […]

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Brands Hatch Swinging Sixties Race August 18

The meeting at Brands was greatly anticipated by both Wil and Dean as the 240Z had been improved and it would hopefully be more competitive with the big boys. Entry was made and we were told that we were 16th reserve. What a blow! The team still decided to attend and qualify just in case they […]

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CSCC Brands Hatch Bonanza 15 July

Today saw the team at Brands Hatch Indy circuit in the Datsun 240Z. An early start was on the cards. Qualifying first on a green track was going to be tricky. Wil  qualified fastest in class and 6th overall. The race went well considering the Datsun had a electrical problem meaning that it could only rev to […]

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CSCC Spa Summer Classic June 22-24

Spa Francorchamp a circuit loved by all race drivers. The Datsun was looking lovely and we were looking forward to a weekend of great racing. Wil qualified the car first in class and 4th overall out of 65  cars. Dean started the race with a great stint. Came in 14th overall and Wil took over. […]

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CSCC Oulton Park June 2 Swinging Sixties

The test day at Oulton Park went well with Wil clocking  under 2 min lap time. This a great time for the Datsun 240Z. The qualifying and race. Wil managed to qualify front row. After an infringement the pole sitter was disqualified and we ended up on pole for the start of the race. At […]

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CSCC Silverstone May 4 Test in Datsun 240Z

We started the day well at Silverstone on the test day. Reasonable lap times were had but as the day went on Owner/driver Dean was having some good laps until the gasket went. Result water in the oil. It was decided by the team not to take part in the race the next day. What a […]

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