CNC Heads Sports/Saloon Championship

Class A Winner 2016 Class B Winner 2016 Class C Winner 2016 Class D Winner 2016 Class E Winner 2016 Class F Winner 2016

About the CNC Heads Championship

This Sports/Saloon championship started off back in 1984 as a Special GT championship with a small core of regular enthusiastic entrants. Over the next 30 years it has grown into a successful, stable and cost-effective Sports/Saloon championship over 12 rounds with grids regularly exceeding 30 cars of varied make, model and power.

Championship sponsor CNC Heads is welcomed back for another year, without their enthusiastic support the Championship would not be as strong as it currently is. To be eligible cars must have been originally designed for road use, they are then split into two basic categories, Special and Modified. Each of these categories is then sub-divided into three capacity classes with splits at 1600cc and 2500cc. The more highly modified cars fit into the Special classes, basically as long as the car has the same silhouette as the original then it will probably be suitable. The Modified classes are for the less tuned cars and does also include virtually road going cars.

Latest News

Registrations now stand at a record for the time of year of 86. The first round of the Championship took place at Oulton Park with the massive entry split into two races. Both races were held in testing wet conditions with the Special race being won by Paul Rose with the other classes being won by Roddie Paterson and Joe Spencer. The Modified race was won by Garry Wardle with the other classes being won by Steven Hibbert and, for the first time, Simon Sheriden

Race Meeting Documentation and Information

Information relating to a specific Championship round can be accessed via the relevant meeting under Race Dates and Details when available

2017 Calendar - CNC Heads Sports/Saloon Championship

PLEASE NOTE THIS MEETING WILL NOW BE RUN ON THE INTERNATIONAL CIRCUIT.

Latest details can be found at : Round Details

Entries as at the 6th March : Entries

Provisional Timetable available on events page : Timetable

2017 Standings - CNC Heads Sports/Saloon Championship

2016 Final Points Positions

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2016 Seasonal Review

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2017 Reports - CNC Heads Sports/Saloon Championship

Timing Files Courtesy of TSL Timing Solutions Ltd.

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Round 1 - Oulton Park : Race Report

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Round 1 - Oulton Park : TSL Timing Booklet

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Rounds 2 & 3 - Croft : Race Report

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Rounds 2 & 3 - Croft : TSL Timing Booklet

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Rounds 4 & 5 - Anglesey : Race Report

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Rounds 4 & 5 - Anglesey : TSL Timing Booklet

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Rounds 6 & 7 - Donington Park : Race Report

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Rounds 6 & 7 - Donington Park : TSL Timing Booklet

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Round 8 - Oulton Park : Race Report

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Round 8 - Oulton Park : TSL Timing Booklet

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Rounds 9 & 10 - Anglesey : Race Report

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Rounds 9 & 10 - Anglesey : TSL Timing Booklet

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Rounds 11 & 12 - Oulton Park : Race Report

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Rounds 11 & 12 - Oulton Park : TSL Timing Booklet

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Latest News - CNC Heads Sports/Saloon Championship

Wardle & Rose take Race wins at Opening Round

Paul Rose and Garry Wardle took respective wins in the split Special and Modified races at the opening Oulton Park race meeting. In atrocious conditions all drivers got back successfully after their races. Other classes were won by Roddie Paterson, Joe Spencer, Steven Hibbert and Simon Sheriden.

2016 Dave Simpson Trophy Winner - Garry Watson

At the recent Real Night Out Garry Watson was represented with the Dave Simpson Trophy, which he won at Oulton Park in August. The presentation was made by John Leck.

2016 Cam Forbes Trophy Winner - Steven Parker

At the recent Real Night Out Steven Parker was represented with the Cam Forbes Trophy, which he won at Anglesey in September. The presentation was made by Dawn Forbes.

2016 Spirit of the Championship Winner - Paul Dobson

At the recent Real Night Out Paul Dobson, who came second overall in the Championship received the Spirit of the Championship. The presentation was made by Ian Watson.

2017 CNC Heads Sports/Saloon Championship is launched

The BARC (NW) is pleased to announce that the 2017 CNC Heads Sports/Saloon Championship is up and running. Provisional regulations are now available and we are open to registrations. All information can be found on the CNC Heads page. The Centre is very pleased to welcome CNC Heads as sponsor again, for the tenth consecutive season.

Provisional Dates for 2017 CNC Heads Championship announced

The provisional dates for the 34th running of the CNC heads Championship are now available. The Championship will be run over 14 rounds at 7 race meetings with events at Oulton Park, Anglesey, Cadwell Park and Donington Park. The BARC(NW) is extremely grateful for the continued support of CNC Heads for the tenth successive season. Click on 'Read More' to access the full list of dates.

A Brace of wins for Paul Rose secures the CNC Heads Title

Paul Rose took two exciting wins at Oulton Park as well as both fastest laps to secure the 2016 CNC Heads Championship by a single point from Paul Dobson, who won his class but failed to take fastest lap in either race. Congratulations to Paul and commiserations to Paul. Joe Spencer was on his way to the title until he spin into the gravel at Cascades during the last race. All three would have made worthy champions and now that they all have at least one title each let battle continue in 2017. Each of these three won their classes with ease with the other classes being more closely contested, Class B was won for the fourth successive year by Garry Watson, Classes E and F for the first time by Paul Rotheroe and Clive Dix.

Spencer, Dobson and Rose chase CNC Title this Saturday

This Saturday sees the final two rounds of the CNC Heads Sports/Saloon Championship after which the title will be decided. Joe Spencer and Paul Dobson are favourites with Joe having the slight edge. If either slip up then Paul Rose in his repaired Saker, following his start line shunt in Anglesey, will be there to pick up the pieces.

Steven Parker wins Cam Forbes Trophy at Anglesey

The second running of the Cam Forbes Trophy was at the recent Anglesey rounds of the CNC Heads Trophy. The trophy was donated by Dawn Forbes in honour of her husband, Cam, who so embodied the spirit of the championship. This year the award was won by Steven Parker in his Class E BMW Compact.

Rose and Spencer split the honours in Anglesey

Paul Rose and Joe Spencer each took a victory in Anglesey at the penultimate meeting of the season for the CNC Heads Championship. On the Saturday in wet but drying conditions Paul was victorious but on Sunday Paul caused a startline incident when his drive shaft broke when leaving the line. Joe took full advantage at the restart though his over-eagerness caused a false start and a ten second time penalty, however he was able to gain the time back to take overall victory from Steve Harris

Contact - CNC Heads Sports/Saloon Championship

Championship Co-ordinator

John Leck
Tel: 0151 475 9237
Tel: 07889 760872
johnleck.racing@hotmail.co.uk

Contact John if you have any general queries regarding the Sports/Saloon Championship, registering for it or chasing entries etc. All Driver Registration forms should go to John

Championship Eligibility Scrutineer

Peter Gorrie
Tel: 01253 884580
Tel: 07813 848671
petergorrieracing@gmail.com

Contact Peter if you have any technical questions regarding the championship or want to check the eligibility of your car. All Vehicle Eligibility forms should go the Peter

Driver Representatives

Duncan Aukland
Tel: 01928 723773
Tel: 07902 739685
duncanaukland@btinternet.com

Peter Davies
Tel: 01704 807996
Tel: 07976 263267
enquiries@daviesmaintenance.com

Contact any of the Drivers Representatives if you have a comment or concern on the Championship, ideas for making it better or liaison on race day. One of them will usually be in the paddock talking to drivers at each race meeting

Permanent Championship Clerk of the Course

David Williams
Tel: 01606 74205
Tel: 07932 651079
djw@keyline.com

Contact David if you have any questions regarding standard of driving or the operation running of a Championship race.

Forms & Regulations

Championship Regulations 2017

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Driver Registration Form 2017

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Vehicle Specification Form 2017

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Driver Information Form 2017

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Race Entry Form 2017

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Joker Form 2017

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Decal Request Form 2017

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Championship Bulletin 001 - Registration

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Championship Bulletin 002 - Entry Forms

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BARC General Standing Regulations 2017

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BARC Health & Safety Guidelines 2017

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