Posts tagged Cadwell Park

Cadwell Park “Video” Last Lap Battles

Footage from 3 race last laps, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TkWvt6GaRJE&list=PLTzX35BHNczq-Rp6fgUdhuRVC78H8QoWf  

Cadwell Park “Video”

additional footage from Race 4   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zr7R2mHuIsA&list=PLTzX35BHNczq-Rp6fgUdhuRVC78H8QoWf&index=1  

Cadwell Park Race 4

Located in the Lincolnshire Wolds, Cadwell Park is sited across a steep-sided valley, giving rise to dips and crests. The circuit features sharp changes in gradient, including one section called The Mountain where bikes can become airborne by up to several feet. Its mix of challenging corners has led to its nickname as the Mini-Nürburgring, [...]

Cadwell Park Race Day Schedule

With a full grid in 7 of the 9 classes racing and no less than 34 scheduled races it’s going to be a busy Bank Holiday weekend at Cadwell Park with Thundersport GB.     Apex Racing are entered into the Pre National Sport 600 class, see our schedule below and for a full race day [...]

Cadwell Park October 2010 ~ Championship Finale

Cadwell Park, in autumn, we’ve just had a week of frost covered mornings and now were going into the final race weekend of the year… Championship deciders in every class…. We must be mad.

The ‘TESTING’ Day

A test day to test the team, October the 29th was a cold damp day with a cutting wind gusting at 35mph, track opened at 09.00hrs, before 09.30hrs we had had our first crash, a fast off at Park bike and rider tumbling to a twisted halt, second bike suffered a mechanical failure rendering a £ 1,400 repair useless, add to this wildlife, cooked tyre warmers, our first failed scrutineering and an all night scavenge hunt to effect repairs and you’ll understand why our test day was deemed so testing that it deserves a report of its own.

Cadwell Park…. Closing the Gap

Cadwell Park, Closing the Gap! words by Nick Matthews It’s time to get serious and to get the lap times down I decided to book extra track time and invest in a little help from Simon Crafar, former 500cc Grand Prix Winner. Thursday the 5th August and I find myself with a free day, Kirsty is at work [...]

Tightening the loose nut on the bike ~ Skip’s Blog

Investing in the largest nut on the bike – ME !! In short the biggest thing which will improve a lap time on a bike is the rider.  I have done the “basics” with the bike, which is up rated the suspension, exhaust pipe & air filter, but the next biggest thing which will help [...]

Cadwell Park – From the Other Seat

Cadwell Park Race report from the other seat.  Words By Nick Cadwell Park, Lincolnshire 3hour Endurance Race Not many people realise, but Cadwell Park is one of Britain’s oldest circuits. In 1934, a farmer by the name of Wilkinson laid down a three-quarter mile chalk track on the land adjoining his farm near Louth in [...]

Cadwell Motogrande Race Report

Cadwell Park, Lincolnshire – May 2010 Races 4,5 & 6 of the Hotttrax Motogrande Race Series.  600cc class. Words by Glen Levy Friday Test Day Up at 05:00 (boy it’s going to be a long day) to be round Adams for 06:00 – load up and head North to Cadwell. Arrive to find Nick has [...]