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CCRC Hot Hatch Challenge Series

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CCRC Hot Hatch Challenge Series

The Series was introduced in 2017, has always attracted large grids with some fantastic, competitive racing. With a wide mix of non-turbo saloons of any age utilising treaded Motorsport UK approved 1A, 1B and 1C tyres. 

A wide mix of non- turbo Saloon cars of any age it continues to promote large grids and competitive racing. The addition of a class E for the Mini R53 in 2019 seemed to prove popular giving them a more competitive place on the grid. Varied class structure providing close, competitive racing. 

Typical types of cars include, Vauxhall Astra, Corsa, Nova, Ford Puma, Focus, Fiesta, Renault Clio, Honda Integra, Peugeot 106, 205 & 206, MG ZR, Citroen Saxo, Fiat Punto, VW Lupo, Suzuki Swift's and more!

Hot Hatch Challenge Series event will consist of 15 minutes qualifying and a 20 minute race with 1st, 2nd and 3rd place trophies awarded to each of the 6 classes.

Come and join the fun!

  • Classes & Series Information

    The Championship is eligible for FRONT wheel drive production saloons of any age and split into 6 classes.

    • No. of Rounds: 8
    • Race Duration: 20 Minutes
    • Motorsport UK  Licence Type: Interclub
    • Motorsport UK Series Number: RS2021/ 037


    Class TypeClass DescriptionLap RecordRecord HolderRecord Vehicle
    Class A 1801cc to 2100cc 1.12.555 Tim Adams Honda Civic - 30/08/21
    Class B 1601cc to 1800cc 1:13.127 Will Di Claudio  Peugeot 106 GTi - 27/08/18
    Class C 1401cc to 1600cc 1:14.908 Will Di Claudio  Peugeot 106 GTi 
    Class D FWD Production Saloons. Up to 1400cc 1:19.624 Antony Weeks  Citroen Saxo  - 31/05/21
    Class E Mini R53  1:15.894 Darren Duffield Mini Cooper S - 05/04/21
    Class F  1801cc to 2100cc with original engines from the  same manufacturer 1:12.454 Jordan Curnow Honda Civic 1998  05/04/21

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