Author: privett

Rockingham Rounds 13+14

Rockingham Motor Speedway in Northamptonshire again played host to The Renault UK Clio Cup for Rounds 13 and 14. The qualifying session was closely contested with only three drivers breaking under the 1m30s mark. The 4Front Motor Group with WDE Motorsport driver Paul Rivett achieved his best lap time of 1.29.876 his second best lap time was 1.29.958 both times were on lap 10. These results placed Paul 2nd on the grid for Race 1 and 3rd on the grid for Race 2 after securing the same lap time as Josh Price however Josh had to serve a two...

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Snetterton Rounds 11+12

The Renault UK Clio Cup returned from the 6 week summer break to the Snetterton Circuit in Norfolk. The 4Front Motor Group with WDE Motorsport driver Paul Rivett currently lies in 3rd place in the championship. After a closely fought qualifying session Paul scored his fastest qualifying lap time of 2:07:469s and in a display of consistency and control his second fastest qualifying lap time was also 2:07:469s. Unfortunately Paul had to retire from race 1 after making contact with both Bushell’s and Whorton-Eales’s cars going into the newly renamed Wilson (Montreal Hairpin)  after trying to capitalise on Kidsley spinning...

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Rounds 9 + 10 Croft

Croft Circuit in the beautiful county of North Yorkshire hailed the first win of the 2016 Renault UK Clio Cup season for the 4Front Motor Group with WDE Motor-sport driver Paul Rivett. Paul set a blistering pace in his WDE Mo-torsport prepared car during qualifying on a dry but overcast day, so much so that he was only 0.006s off Clio Cup qualifying rec-ord set by Dave Newsham in 2010. Paul was 0.25s in front of 2nd place man David Dickenson. Qualifying went well with Paul putting the car on pole position for race 1 with a fastest lap...

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Rounds 5+6 Thruxton

4Front Motor Group driver travelled to sunny Thruxton in Hampshire with a big smile on his face. After a successful 1-2 at Donington with team mate Charlie Ladell, Paul comes into the Thruxton meeting leading the 2016 Renault UK Clio cup. Paul lead the 3 three WDE Clio’s’ onto the track for the qualifying session as the drivers worked in formation to find the quickest line around the quick Thruxton circuit. Unfortunately Paul couldn’t get a the tow he wanted to be able to set a lap time that he knows both him and the WDE Motorsport Clio are...

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Rounds 3+4 Donington Park

Paul came away from Donington with the 2016 Renault Clio Cup Championship lead after taking a 3rd place and then a Win after Ant Wharton-Eales was penalised. During the first race Paul was able to run  in the lead but after a good move from Whorton-Eales he was shuflfed down to third place to take his 99th Clio Cup podium. After the race Paul said – “I led it for quite some way and really wanted that one but Ant did pull a good move on me to his credit. Then I had Coates right up alongside me through...

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