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Prestige Performance Centre joins 2013 Volkswagen Racing Cup

The Prestige Performance Centre-backed<br />
Team HARD Golf raced in 2012 by Nikhil Chopra. Photo: Jakob Ebrey Photography

The APR Volkswagen Racing Cup has added a new championship partner to its portfolio with the involvement for 2013 of leading UK performance upgrade and tuning concern Prestige Performance Centre GB.

From its headquarters in Hainault, Essex, Prestige Performance Centre is expanding nationwide through a franchise program and sees the VW Cup as an ideal platform on which to build awareness of its brand and products. Continue reading ‘Prestige Performance Centre joins 2013 Volkswagen Racing Cup’

Kingsnorth Converts To MKV Golf GTI For Team Hard Volkswagen Racing Cup Attack

Richard Kingsnorth (left) and Team HARD boss Tony Gilham

Tony Gilham’s Team HARD has revealed the identity of its fifth driver – of a planned nine – for this season’s APR Volkswagen Racing Cup. He is Richard Kingsnorth, who started competing in the VW Cup in 2007, the year the championship was won by Gilham. Continue reading ‘Kingsnorth Converts To MKV Golf GTI For Team Hard Volkswagen Racing Cup Attack’

Tony Gilham takes Round 8 of the APR Volkswagen Racing Cup at Spa

Tony Gilham takes Round 8 of the APR Volkswagen Racing Cup at Spa

Tony Gilham, the 2007 Volkswagen Racing Cup Champion, proved that he’s lost none of his old race-winning skills by claiming victory in Saturday’s round, nipping points leader James Walker to the win by less than a second after seven hard-fought laps around Spa.

Just as close and tense as Friday’s race, the Spa finale saw three different men out in front and multiple changes of the lead.

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Mike Neuhoff wins Round 7 of the APR Volkswagen Racing Cup at Spa

Neuhoff crossed the line at the end of the opening lap with half a second in hand over Walker, with Mason third

The best circuit yet visited by the APR Volkswagen Racing Cup – said the drivers unanimously – provided the best racing of the season so far, with a four-way battle for victory, three different race leaders and a popular first win of 2012 for KPM’s Mike Neuhoff which went undecided until the final corner.

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James Walker on pole at APR Volkswagen Racing Cup Spa

James Walker on pole at APR Volkswagen Racing Cup Spa

James Walker bagged his second pole position of the APR Volkswagen Racing Cup season at Spa-Francorchamps this morning, the KPM Scirocco driver eight-tenths faster around the Belgian Grand Prix circuit than his closest rival.

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Dominic Pettit enters APR Volkswagen Racing Cup grid

Dominic Pettit enters APR Volkswagen Racing Cup grid

Multiple sports car race winner Dominic Pettit is the latest addition to the burgeoning APR Volkswagen Racing Cup grid. The 21-year-old from Cambridgeshire will race a Jetta with backing from his local Volkswagen retailer Vindis Group.

Pettit’s confirmation swells the grid for Easter Monday’s (7 April) opening rounds to an anticipated 24, confirming the APR Volkswagen Racing Cup as the best-supported junior saloons series in the UK. Continue reading ‘Dominic Pettit enters APR Volkswagen Racing Cup grid’

Steve Chaplin wins the 2010 Volkswagen Racing Cup Championship

Steve Chaplin wins the 2010 Volkswagen Racing Cup Championship, Donington Park

Huge congrats goes out to Steve Chaplin as he secures his points lead and is now the new 2010 Volkswagen Racing Cup Champion! It was an amazing battle over the season and literally came down to the last two rounds over the weekend. For all you doubters out there, he won it in a Herbie liveried New Beetle RSI! Continue reading ‘Steve Chaplin wins the 2010 Volkswagen Racing Cup Championship’




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