Wilson Racing expand to 3 rider line-up for 2017 season

Wilson Racing expand to 3 rider line-up for 2017 season

The Wilson Racing team, who compete in the Hel Performance Motostar British Championship standard class, have expanded to a three rider team for the 2017 season. The team turned a few heads last year when in its first season in the standard class championship its riders finished fourth and eighth and took a race win. Charlie Atkins Whilst TJ Toms has moved on to race in the National Superstock 600 class, Gary Wilson has retained the services of 13-year-old Charlie Atkins. He finished 8th in the standard class and took his maiden victory at Assen. The youngster from Goole made the podium twice and continued to improve as the season went on. Previously he has been a double British Minimoto Champion. Max Cook Joining Atkins will be 14-year-old Max Cook. The two rode against each other in the Aprilia Superteen series in 2015 where Cook took the championship title and numerous lap records. The youngster from Swindon was invited to attend the Red Bull...
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Wilson Racing complete a successful MotoGP Sachsenring event

Wilson Racing complete a successful MotoGP Sachsenring event

The Wilson Racing team set off on the Wednesday night to travel the 826 miles (1,329 kms) from Dronfield to the Sachsenring to take part in the MotoGP event recently. The Wilson Racing Moto3 team normally race in the Hel Performance Motostar British Championship, but had been invited to take part in the ADAC North Europe Cup which took place at the same time as the MotoGP event. Unfortunately for their disappointed 13-year-old racer Charlie Atkins he was unable to go as the German championship rules have a minimum age of 14, unlike the British championship. So Gary Wilson was only able to take his 15 year-old rider TJ Toms. The riders in the Europe Cup compete on the same standard Honda NSF250R machines that are used in the UK championship. When they arrived in Germany it was raining but fortunately for all the Moto3 sessions the track conditions were dry. During Thursday the team spent the time setting up and preparing the...
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Dronfield based Wilson Racing have been invited to compete at the Sachsenring in July at the MotoGP event.

Dronfield based Wilson Racing have been invited to compete at the Sachsenring in July at the MotoGP event.

Team owner Gary Wilson confirmed that his two 250cc Moto3 riders TJ Toms and Charlie Atkins, who compete in the standard class of Hel Performance British Motostar Championship, would be racing in Germany on the MotoGP weekend of the 15th to 17th July. After three rounds TJ Toms is currently leading the Moto3 standard class, which is a support series to British Superbikes. The series is made up of 22 races at 20 venues throughout the UK and is seen as a breeding ground for up and coming motorcycle racing talent. At the beginning of 2015 Gary Wilson had moved to Almeria in southern Spain to semi-retire but having been involved in motorcycle racing all his life he soon abandoned his new lifestyle to set up a new team to compete in the British Motostar series standard class, along with his partner Nikita Cartwright. Wilson’s experience in motorcycle racing is huge having taken the rider Chris Martin up to GP class when he...
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