BTRDA® Gold Star® Champions

Graeme and Sophie's at their first event
Graeme and Sophie's at their first event


BTRDA Motorsports Future initiative BTRDA Drive is aimed to introduce new people to the fun and inexpense of Motorsport.





  • 2011 will see more Under 17 Autosolo experiences... 
  • 2010 saw a year supporting GoMotorsport and closer work with the Under 17 Car Club and educating their members on the accessibility and serious fun that can be had through BTRDA Motorsport - see below for all the events attended.
  • 2008 and 2009 saw Motorsport News run a competition to select one driver, while another was selected from the Under 17 Car Club. The prize been a free season of six events in a Nissan Micra covering the broad spectrum of BTRDA sports, along with experiencing other disciplines. Thus the two winners also qualifed for the Richard Egger Insurance BTRDA Allrounders championship.
Drivers - click on name for profile:

Motorsport News Driver : Graeme Jones (2009), John Fox (2008)

Under 17 Car Club Winner : Sophie Bennett(2009), Julian Archard (2008)



2010's Calendar:
  • January - Autosport Show on the GoMotorsport Stand
  • March - Under 17 Car Club autosolo taster day
  • May - Party in the Park - Hagley & District Light Car Clubs 75th Anniversary at Loton Park
  • June - Abingdon Autosolo with Motorsport News' Dan McCalla and Paul O'Neil and Oxford Motor Show
  • July - Cars in the Park, Lichfield and Under 17 Car Club Magic Day
  • August - ASDA Charity Day at Bruntingthorpe
  • October - Zoe Freeborn of Under 17 Car Club tried Autosoloing in the Micra at the Oxford Solo.
  • November - Micra displayed at the BTRDA Autosolo Challenge Final
Events competed on in 2009 - click on the event for an event report:

Warwickshire Car Trial

Warwickshire Drivers Autosolo

SAS Loughborough Autosolo

Loughborough Autotest - Sophie only, Graeme had a family emergency and was unable to attend on the day

Ernest Owen Car Trial - Sophie only, Graeme was working but will do Wyre Forrest Car Trial instead

Ross AutoSolo - Sunday 27th September 

Wyre Forest Car Trial - Sunday 4th October - ONLY GRAEME Driving

Sunday 22nd November - Passengering on the final BRITISH Championship Sporting Trial of the season with championship contender - Johnson Trial


Events competed on in 2008 - click on the event for an event report:

Warwick Drivers Autotest - May 

Kidderminster Car Trial - June 

Loughborough Solo - August 

Wolverhampton Autotest - September

Ernest Owen Car Trial - September

RosSolo - October

Car Trial Final - Julian was invited to end of year Grand Final

Ken Wharton International Autotest - John was invited to and drove a Richard Egger Autotest Nova and not the Micra

AutoSolo Newcomers Challenger Final - John only as Julian was busy with Under 17 car club