Twickenham's Mitchell happy to look forward with confidence in GP3

This Is Local London:

7:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Twickenham racing driver Mitchell Gilbert may not have got the results to prove it but is finally happy he is getting somewhere this season.

South Korea is no Ollie-day for Esher's Millroy

This Is Local London:

6:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Ollie Millroy is one to give up on a lost cause and he is hoping to build on a South Korean horror show next month.

Twickenham's Gilbert vows to bounce back from horror crash

This Is Local London:

12:00pm Monday 14th July 2014

ADD Motorsports driver Mitchell Gilbert walked away from the worst crash of his career that turned his dream GP3 Series debut into a nightmare at Silverstone last week.

Twickenham's Gilbert quits F3 for GP3 Series shot at Silverstone

This Is Local London:

12:00pm Friday 4th July 2014

ADD Motorsports driver Mitchell Gilbert has called time on his stint in Formula 3 to land a dream drive in the GP3 Series at Silverstone this weekend.

Robertson roars to a big lead in the Ginetta GT4 SuperCup

This Is Local London: Podium man: Charlie Robertson claimed two second place finishes at Croft last weekend

12:08pm Monday 30th June 2014

Whyteleafe motorhead Charlie Robertson leapt back to the top of the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup standings at Croft last weekend.

Onslow-Cole hails team-mate over maiden British GT podium

This Is Local London: Chequered flag: Strata 21's Paul White gets his Aston Martin Vantage GT3 over the line in third last week

12:00pm Sunday 29th June 2014

New Malden racing drive Tom Onslow-Cole hailed team-mate Paul White as the pair secured a maiden British GT Championship podium finish for Strata 21 last Sunday.

Welsh wonder Williams has a future at Crystal Palace, says the man who knows the player best

This Is Local London: Where is best? Jonny Williams should find his best position... and soon, says academy boss Issott

4:03pm Thursday 5th June 2014

Crystal Palace academy boss Gary Issott has reassured supporters that midfield starlet Jonathan Williams can have a future at Selhurst Park, but admits the Welshman needs to find his best position.

Whyteleafe teenager ready to redress the balance

This Is Local London: Back on the track: Charlie Robertson returns to action this weekend at Oulton Park in the latest round of the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup

3:50pm Thursday 5th June 2014

Whyteleafe teenager Charlie Robertson is determined to move back into the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup championship top three after disappointment at Thruxton last time out.

Flowers suffers a rotten weekend, but time is on his side

This Is Local London: Bad weekend: Silverstone was not a happy hunting ground for Matt Flowers last weekend

8:11am Thursday 5th June 2014

Banstead racer Matt Flowers has three weeks to sort out his ride ahead of the next meeting of the GT5 Challenge G40 Championship.

Behind the wheel, Robertson has lead extension on his mind

This Is Local London: Super fast: Charlie Robertson leads the Ginetta GT4 SuperCup Championship after six rounds

8:00am Thursday 29th May 2014

Whyteleafe petrol-head Charlie Robertson will be aiming to extend his lead at the top of the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup championship when it visits Thruxton this weekend.

Surbiton's Robinson tops the Clio charts

This Is Local London: To the victor the spoils: Surbiton's Mike Robinson

4:00pm Friday 23rd May 2014

Surbiton racing driver Mike Robinson claimed his second win of the 2014 Michelin Clio Cup Race Series at Oulton Park on Sunday to top the drivers’ standings after four rounds.  

Low sets sights high in bid for big time return

This Is Local London: Wish I was here: Twickenham’s Simon Low is hoping for a return to the more glamourous surroundings of the British Superbike series 	PJL Photo

7:00am Saturday 17th May 2014

Twickenham racer Simon Low is putting it all on the line in his bid to the biking big time.

Millroy is star in Malaysia

This Is Local London: Rising sun: Esher’s Ollie Millroy is set for the Asian GT racing scene

11:22am Friday 16th May 2014

Esher race ace Ollie Millroy got more than he bargained for at the Malaysian Super Series on Sunday.

Flowers is starting to bloom ahead of Silverstone date

This Is Local London: See you later: Matt Flowers disappears into the Rockingham sunset on a bittersweet weekend      Picture: Jakob Ebrey

8:36am Thursday 8th May 2014

Banstead speed merchant Matt Flowers may have suffered a bittersweet weekend in the Ginetta GT5 G40 Challenge, but he is convinced the team is moving in the right direction.

Fuller thanks lucky stars after Oulton smash

This Is Local London: Bank Holiday blues: Howard Fuller failed to finish on his VW Cup debut 	Pictures: Gary Brind

10:15am Friday 25th April 2014

Worcester Park’s Howard Fuller suffered a scare as he was taken to hospital following a crash on his VW Cup debut with Team Hard at Oulton Park on Saturday.

It's time to put the pedal to the metal for metal-head Mikey

This Is Local London: Out of here: Mikey Gleeson from Wimbledon Chase leads from the front

9:00am Monday 21st April 2014

If you are going to have a natural talent for a sport, you could do a lot worse than motorhead Mikey Gleeson.

Flowers shows no fear ahead of return to crash site

This Is Local London: Oulton calling: Matt Flowers begins a fresh assault on the Ginetta GT5 Challenge title this weekend

10:00am Friday 18th April 2014

Banstead motorhead Matt Flowers is returning to the scene of last season’s major crash to kick-start a fresh assault on the Ginetta GT5 Challenge.

Robertson's aiming to maintain top gear at Donington Park

This Is Local London: Man with a plan: Charlie Robertson from Whyteleafe

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

Whyteleafe motor ace Charlie Robertson is confident of keeping his superb early season momentum rolling at Donington Park this weekend in the latest rounds of the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup.

Millroy to fulfil his Eastern promise in South Korea

This Is Local London: Rising sun: Esher’s Ollie Millroy is set for the Asian GT racing scene

7:00am Sunday 6th April 2014

Esher racer Ollie Millroy has not turned his back on European racing, but is out to deliver on his Eastern promise.

Whyteleafe's Robertson claims a debut SuperCup win at Brands Hatch

This Is Local London: Fast wheels: Charlie Robertson in action at Brands Hatch                 Jakob Ebrey Photography

11:31am Monday 31st March 2014

Whyteleafe's up and coming master of the motor, Charlie Robertson, underlined his status as one of the UK’s best young racing drivers at the opening weekend of the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup.

Team O-C finalises GT deal

This Is Local London: New challenge: Racing driver Tom Onslow-Cole

2:19pm Thursday 27th March 2014

New Malden’s Tom Onslow-Cole has agreed a one-year deal to pair up with KPM Racing team-mate Paul White in the 2014 British GT Championship this summer.

Whyteleafe's Robertson settled behind the wheel for his SuperCup bow

This Is Local London: Life in the fast lane: Charlie Robertson test driving his 370bhp V6-engined Ginetta G55 at Silverstone

10:10am Tuesday 25th March 2014

Whyteleafe motorhead Charlie Robertson is targeting a good start to his maiden race in the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup this weekend.

Season finale promises thrills and spills at the Wimbledon Raceway

This Is Local London: Bang: Some feisty action in the 1300cc stock car championship                 All pictures: RacePixels.co.uk

10:00am Sunday 23rd March 2014

Tonight marks the final meeting of an action packed season at Wimbledon that has seen exciting and thrilling racing every week, and no little amount of controversy and incidents along the way.

Gilbert back in Twickenham and dreaming of Formula One

This Is Local London: Ready for a fresh start: Twickenham-based racing driver Mitchell Gilbert

6:00am Sunday 23rd March 2014

FIA Formula Three European Championship racer Mitchell Gilbert has returned to Twickenham with one aim in mind – to put a year to forget behind him.  

Kingston's Onslow-Cole laps up 24 hour lifestyle

This Is Local London: Podium boy: New Malden's Tom Onslow-Cole

11:00am Friday 21st March 2014

Two podium finishes for Tom Onslow-Cole in two 24H Series outings has him plotting a new course in motorsport.  

Conlon suspended, but the bangers championship continues

This Is Local London: Up, close and personal: The close racing of the Ministox

10:00am Sunday 16th March 2014

It’s all about the money this week at Wimbledon, as the domestic bangers have a £500 prize pot up for grabs - that is apart from local favourite, Keith Conlon.

Get ready for the destruction derby

This Is Local London: Smash, bang, wallop: The national bangers will be in action tonight

9:00am Sunday 9th March 2014

The hard hitting national bangers roll into the capital tonight to compete for the London Open.

Banger feud set to continue tonight at Plough Lane

This Is Local London: Leader: Keith Conlon leads his Bandits team from the front

10:00am Sunday 2nd March 2014

There have been some very healthy crowds at Plough Lane recently treated to some wonderful close racing and wrecking, and tonight's promises much of the same under the floodlights.

Hot rods take to the Wimbledon stadium track tonight

This Is Local London: Winner: Colin Moss secured the 2l hot rod London title

8:00am Sunday 23rd February 2014

A return to domestic action is the order of the day at Wimbledon stadium tonight with a combination of contact and non-contact racing.

Rivalries rear their head again as the domestic bangers go head to head

This Is Local London: From up above: Jack White surveys the scene from his elevated position in his rookie rod

9:00am Saturday 15th February 2014

With the domestic bangers back in action, Mitcham’s Keith Conlon will be leading his "Bandit" team into battle as their feud with "The Boyz" team continues.

Morris prepares to lay claim to the London Championship title

This Is Local London: Champion in waiting: Jimmy Morris in front from youngster Brandon Osborne

8:00am Sunday 2nd February 2014

The 2l stock cars head the bill tonight at Plough Lane, where Jimmy Morris from Morden will be looking to win the London Championship title and trophy on his home track.

Time for the bangers to get back into action at Plough Lane

This Is Local London: Leader: Keith Conlon hits the front during round nine of the Refine Metals League               All pictures: RacePixels.co.uk

9:00am Sunday 26th January 2014

After a rare week off, the banger boys come crashing back into action at Plough Lane this evening, where a series of feuds will continue to rage in round 10 of the exciting Refine Metals League.

"Super" Cooper, drives are gonna excite you - at Plough Lane stadium

This Is Local London: Top dog: Gordon Coull consistently wins in his historic MK1 Triumph

9:00am Sunday 19th January 2014

The fast action around the Plough Lane stadium, Wimbledon, focuses on the London Championship of the open-wheeled Superstox cas continues.

Back to normality for the banger racers and rookie rods

This Is Local London: Great fun: It was all out mayhem on Boxing Day at the Wimbledon Raceway            All pictures: RacePixels.co.uk

11:00am Saturday 11th January 2014

After the Christmas madness of the destruction derby, Spedeworth return to their domestic programme on Sunday at Plough Lane.

Get ready for the big boys - it's the national banger big van bash at Wimbledon Raceway

This Is Local London: Dun loaning: At last year's van meeting, this mobile library closed its doors for the last time

8:00am Sunday 22nd December 2013

Holiday periods are always busy times for oval racing drivers and spectators, and this Christmas and New Year are no different at Plough Lane.

Get set for chaos and carnage in tonight's classic Destruction Derby

This Is Local London: Classic: The destruction derby is the final to the Micro madness race... BOOM!

7:00am Sunday 8th December 2013

Chaos and carnage is guaranteed tonight when Spedeworth hosts its annual Micro madness event at Wimbledon Raceway, where the final event of the night will be a classic destruction derby.

National hot rods set to grace Plough Lane

This Is Local London: Best of Britain: Jason "Super" Cooper

7:00am Sunday 1st December 2013

The national hot rods are coming to Plough Lane tonight for the first time this year.

Mitcham motorhead Jones going out for glory in the Stock Car Supreme Championship

This Is Local London: Up more for: Colin Jones, right, celebrates his Midlands Championship win at Northampton-W1200

8:00am Sunday 24th November 2013

Mitcham driver Colin Jones will be out to win the 2l Stock Car Supreme Championship this evening, as his home track of Wimbledon plays host to the formula’s largest race of the season.

Champion effort and bittersweet weekend for F1 prospect Bird

This Is Local London: All smiles in the end: Sam Bird missed out on the GP2 Series drivers’ title, but played a key role in landing the team crown with a fourth place finish on Sunday

10:00am Friday 8th November 2013

Hersham racing driver Sam Bird saw his GP2 Series title hopes dashed in Abu Dhabi on Saturday, but recovered to drive his team to glory 24 hours later.

Bitter sweet Bird helps Russian Time to GP2 Series trophy

This Is Local London: Jolly good year: Mercedes AMG Petronas test driver Sam Bird celebrated winning with GP2 Series team champions with Russian Time on Sunday

11:00am Sunday 3rd November 2013

Hersham racing driver Sam Bird saw his GP2 Series title hopes dashed in Abu Dhabi, but recovered to drive his team to glory on Sunday.

Hersham's Bird hoping GP2 success can help him in to Formula One ranks

This Is Local London: Thinking big: Sam Bird celebrates a GP2 race win for Russian Time, with Mercedes AMG Petronas team boss Ross Brawn

6:00am Friday 1st November 2013

Hersham race ace Sam Bird has played down the significance of the GP2 Series title decider in Abu Dhabi this weekend.  

Onslow-Cole quits the BTCC, but then he finds another spot behind the wheel

This Is Local London: U-turn: Tom Onslow-Cole quits, then rejoins the British Touring Car Championship

11:08am Friday 13th September 2013

New Malden’s Tom Onslow-Cole will be back on the British Touring Car Championship grid this week, 10 days after fearing he would not race again this year.

Howard’s hope-Full of Silverstone success

This Is Local London: Blonde ambition: Howard Fuller, left, is back

1:26pm Friday 13th September 2013

Worcester Park racing driver Howard Fuller hopes blowing the cobwebs off at Rockingham this weekend, will set him up for Silverstone success.

Hersham's Bird predicts tight GP2 finish

This Is Local London: Pushing hard: Hersham's Sam Bird is closing in on the GP2 drivers' title

3:59pm Sunday 8th September 2013

Hersham race ace Sam Bird has predicted a tight finish in the GP2 series this season.  

Frustration for Flowers at Brands, but Matt is taking the positives

This Is Local London: Land of frustration: Matt Flowers behind the wheel of his Ford Zetec 1.8l vehicle

12:00pm Wednesday 14th August 2013

Banstead motorhead Matt Flowers endured a frustrating weekend at Brands Hatch in the latest round of the Ginetta GT5 Challenge G40 Championship.

Onslow-Cole is yet to find the right balance in his BTCC season - in both car and career

This Is Local London: Off kilter: Tom Onslow-Cole had a tough weekend at Snetterton as his Team Hard engineers continue to fine-tune his VW Passat CC		  Pictures: Keith Hubbleday

8:00am Wednesday 7th August 2013

Tom Onslow-Cole already has the answer to why he endured a frustrating weekend in the British Touring Car Championship.

Karting wonder Manuwa wants to follow in Hamilton's footsteps

This Is Local London: Winner: David Manuwa, 12, with his karting trophies

12:49pm Tuesday 23rd July 2013

A 12-year-old boy from Croydon is ready to set the karting world alight as he aims to follow in the footsteps of his hero Lewis Hamilton.

Banstead motorhead Flowers is starting to bloom

This Is Local London: Hot wheels: Matt Flowers in his Ford Zetec

3:10pm Wednesday 17th July 2013

A positive weekend in Spa, Belgium has helped Banstead’s Matt Flowers climb to ninth in the G40 Ginetta GT5 challenge.

Onslow-Cole deals in extremes to find the path to BTCC perfection

This Is Local London: Ready and waiting: New Malden's Tom Onslow-Cole took a third place podium spot at Croft last weekend         Picture: Gary Brind

7:00am Tuesday 25th June 2013

Tom Onslow-Cole was on the British Touring Car Championship podium on Sunday for the third time this season, and yet he is only just beginning to understand his car.

Tough times for Tom Onslow-Cole

This Is Local London: Frenetic: In a fraught final race at Oulton Park, Tom Onslow-Cole suffered damage to the front of his VW Passat, and eventually retired with a puncture with one lap to go. Pictures: Gary Brind

10:00am Thursday 13th June 2013

New Malden’s Tom Onslow-Cole endured a “disheartening” return to reality as his British Touring Car Championship campaign hit the buffers last weekend.



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