Apex Trackdays: Blyton Park, 18th June 2011. Clio 172 Cup.
Video of my first track day at the newly reworked Blyton Park. Richard's
done a great job here, the track has a good variety of stuff and is
I managed 85 trouble-free laps, no queuing or problems with traffic - great
Huge thanks to the guys at Apex Trackdays (www.apextrackdays.co.uk) for the
good organisation as always. All their days include free 2nd driver, free
passenger, free instruction and free photo from their photographer
www.adeycorp.co.uk. Highly recommended!
F1 Lola onboard at Blyton Park
F1 Lola at the new Blyton Park circuit
Feature: John Barker
Photographer: Jon Cass
Car Owner: David Harrison
Aprilia RSV4 vs Nissan GT-R: Battle of the computers
We pit the Aprilia RSV4 Factory APRC against the Nissan GT-R on track in a
battle of the computers.
The 180bhp Aprilia RSV4 Factory APRC (Aprilia Performance Ride Control) has
the most sophisticated electronic rider aid system of any current
motorcycle, with eight-stage traction control, wheelie control and launch
The Nissan GTR is the four-wheeled equivalent with a 3.8 twin-turbo V6 producing 523bhp and some seriously
advanced electronic driver aids, including launch control and electronic
MCN took these marvels of electronic and mechanical engineering to Blyton
Park Raceway with a datalogger to find out how they feel when you push them
around a track, how quickly they accelerate, brake and more importantly
which is the fastest around a lap of the circuit?
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