VMCC British Historc Racing Championships 2012

With the opening Round of British Historic Racing’s season at Mallory Park on April 15th this year promises to be the most exciting yet for “BHR” who’s road racing activities form an integral part of the VMCC. A wide range of vintage motorcycles will be competing against each other in a range of events from pre 1934 solos, outfits & 3 Wheelers, through to our exciting new BEARS series. Being introduced for 2012 The Classic Racer Magazine BEARS Championship (British, European, American Racing & Supporters) caters for an exciting range of European & American machines from the 1970s & 80s.

To give a taste of what you can expect at the six rounds held between April & September you will find below a list detailing all the various championship events & their generous sponsors as well as all the dates & circuit locations-

Event1 Tuers Garage Pre 1948 unlimited solo’s Championship
Event 2a The Economy Appliances Pre 1963 250cc solo’s Championship
Event 2b 1963 to 1972 250cc solo’s Championship
Event 3a The Palletforce Pre 1963 251-350cc solo’s Championship
Event 3b The Goodwin 1963 to 1972 251-350cc solo’s Championship
Event 4a The Royal Enfield (UK) Pre 1963 351-500cc solo’s Championship
Event 4b Bob Newby Racing 1963 to 1972 351-500cc solo’s Championship
Event 5a The Old Bike Mart 1949 to 1962 over 500cc solo’s Championship
Event 5b The Morris Lubricants 1963 to 1972 over 500cc solo’s Championship
Event 6a Formula BSA Bantams Championship
Event 6b The Lacey Ducati Ducati single cylinder to 1972 Championship
Event 7 Classic Racer Magazine BEARS F1 & F2 Championship
Event 8 The Watsonian-Squire Sidecar outfits to 1958 Championship
Event 9 Sidecar base 3 wheelers up to 750cc to 1972 Championship
Event 10 B3 Cyclecars & Morgans unlimited to 1972 Championship
Event 11a & 11b BSSO Scooters Championship
Event 15 The PJB Clocks Vintage member solo novice Championship
Event 50 Bonhams Auctioneers Vintage members over 50 years solo Championship
Event 53 The Sheelah Neal Vintage members over 50 year’s sidecar Championship

A limited number of class sponsorship & advertising opportunities still exist for this season. More details from Jameshewing@vmcc.net

BHR Calendar 2012

Mallory Park – 15 April
Cadwell Park – 19/20 May
Snetterton – 16/17 June (200 Circuit)
Lydden Hill – 28/29 July
Darley Moor – 11/12 August
Cadwell Park – 29/30 September

BHR Spectator Parades
BHR will be holding ACU “PR5” & “PR6” Parades at all of the above meetings. PR5 Spectator Parades give the opportunity to ride your road bike on the circuits having complied with the rules governing these parades.

PR6 Race Parades are for Race Machines only and require an ACU Race or Parade license. Certain Road license types are also permissible. Further details on all the above from BHR Secretary Gerry Daine on (01472) 697953 or e-mail gerrydaine@ntlworld.com