Switching to electric cars is a ‘chicken and egg’ situation in this area for, despite a good uptake, many drivers are put off by a lack of public charging infrastructure. Motoring editor Andy Russell visited an experience day to help motorists find out more.
Honours were evenly shared out in the British Truck Racing Championship races at Snetterton in Division One with four different winners while Luke Garrett missed out on a hat-trick of Division Two wins when his front brakes caught fire.
The summer heatwave may have abated, but the British Touring Car Championship action at Snetterton was typically scorching with Matt Neal taking the double points 60th Anniversary finale while Tom Ingram stole the series lead.
Gareth Downing secured the two GT Cup sprint race wins at Snetterton on Saturday, but failed to secure the hat-trick on Sunday as the pairing of Nigel Hudson and Adam Wilcox swept by in their Aston Martin GT3.
Kings Lynn’s Robert Sayell made good use of pole position in the third and final race of the F1000 Championship at Snetterton to take a commanding victory to back up his brace of second places in the earlier contests.
There are nine races for the iconic Mazda MX5 sports car at Snetterton this weekend – with every one promising close and exciting entertainment with the result usually in doubt until metres from the chequered flag.
The Classic Sports Car Club provides some of the most entertaining racing seen at Snetterton, with full grids of classic sports and saloon cars plus a sprinkling of modern machinery to whet the appetite of all motorsport fans.
Youngsters staying at the Jenny Lind Children’s Hospital at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) this Easter will receive a special delivery thanks to the generosity of Norwich Scooter Club, Reed Global, Lind Motorrad and personnel from RAF Marham.
A car’s are no longer just about seeing and being seen – they are a distinctive ‘signature’ of a brand’s identity. Motoring editor Andy Russell says you’re no longer in the dark about what the car in front is.