Caterham race panic - One-handed driving in wet race
You are on the grid just before the start of a race when you realise that your helmet isn't fastened. You get it done up, but have to take your gloves off to do it. The race starts, you get a storming start, but you still have your gloves off. In theory you could get black flagged for this so have to decide what to do.... Funny how the mind works when you are forced into making decisions when your senses are already overloaded ...
Circuit: Castle Combe; Driver: Mike Blackadder
Duratec Caterham & 700bhp race porsche GT2-R
Quarter of a million pound 700bhp race spec porsche GT2-R (as demoed by
911experience) comes past me at snetterton at 125mph+. The caterhams
~500bhp/ton, 0-100mph in 8 secs spec is testament to just how
mindbogglingly quick in a straight line the race GT2 is.
MAD Sunday Driving with Caterham!!!
The Middle Sunday during the Isle of Man TT fortnight is know as Mad
Sunday. The Police close the mountain section of the course in one
direction to make it one way.
Caterham R500 vs Ford Mondeo.
Both have the same engine, but which will win a drag race? We decide to
have the most pointless drag race ever.
Caterham CSR 175 on the Nurburgring, vs Porsche 997.2 GT3.RS
This video was shot at the recent Gran Turismo Nurburgring event. The
Caterham CSR is completely stock, on loan to me from Caterham Cars Ltd..
Ignore the speedo needle, I'd calibrated it wrong. The numbers are MPH from
the GPS - those are 100% correct. See how the lightweight Caterham can
catch and even attempt to pass the Porsche, despite a top speed of only
Imagine this car with a 260bhp Cosworth motor and sequential 'box...
Lap time is 8m02s BTG. For more info visit www.bridgetogantry.com
2005 death of a Caterham - High Quality
A film by Parabolique.co.uk. The Duratec R500, My tribute to the best
circuit car you can get ...a perfect balance of incredible speed,
reliability, adjustability and intensely involving anorakesque
hobby-ability ! There are fast cars and then there are caterhams.