Simmons breaks record during another strong showing from Chris Dittmann Racing in BRDC British F3 Championship

Ayrton Simmons achieved the fastest ever recorded lap time in a BRDC British F3 car at Snetterton during another strong showing for Chris Dittmann Racing in the British F3 Championship this weekend (18-19 May). The Epping racer – recently 18 – wrote his name into the record books after an impressive stint during testing on Friday. While Ayrton and Nazim Azman both narrowly missed out on podiums, some excellent performances and three Top 5 finishes between them ensured the former remains well in the title hunt. Team principal Chris Dittmann said: “It was a mixed weekend. After two podiums on[…..]

Hit for six! Another hat-trick for unstoppable Carey makes it six wins from six for Chris Dittmann Racing in F3 Cup

Unstoppable Cian Carey made it six wins in six as Chris Dittmann Racing dominated proceedings once again at Snetterton in F3 Cup this weekend (11-12 May). The reigning champ followed up his hat-trick of wins at Donington Park with three more at the Norfolk circuit to pull well away at the top of the standings in his bid to retain the title. And a late drop-out even saw Team Principal Chris Dittmann get behind the wheel for a rare outing to give Carey a run for his money with three of his own podiums for good measure. Chris said: “I wasn’t going[…..]

Two podiums for Ayrton Simmons gives Chris Dittmann Racing an Easter Treat on exciting British F3 opener at Oulton Park

An Ayrton Simmons double podium saw Chris Dittmann Racing get their 2019 BRDC British F3 campaign off to a cracking start this Easter weekend (20-22 April). The Epping racer showed he would be one to watch across the season with a second and third place finish at Oulton Park. And two Top 10 finishes on Malaysian driver Nazim Azman’s British F3 debut ensured the team left in good spirits – and with more points on the board. Team principal Chris Dittmann said: “It was a great start to the season for the team and both drivers. “Ayrton showed what he[…..]

Carey back with a bang to dominate at Donington in F3 Cup with stunning treble for Chris Dittmann Racing

Chris Dittmann Racing wasted little time in displaying their F3 Cup dominance once again thanks to a hat-trick of wins for Cian Carey at Donington this weekend (6-7 April). After taking the driver and team titles in 2018, it was business as usual on the opening rounds of the new season. The reigning champ was in stunning form, hitting the ground running to take all three wins and launch his title defence in style. And with strong drives from Phillip and Patrick Jeans and Jonathon Hughes, it was a positive start to the season all round. Team Principal Chris Dittmann[…..]

Nazim Azman moves up to BRDC British F3 with Chris Dittmann Racing

Malaysian Nazim Azman will step up to the BRDC British F3 Championship in 2019 with Chris Dittmann Racing, as he continues his ascent of the international motorsport ladder. The Peak Performance Management protégé is gearing up for his first taste of racing in the UK, having contested the Italian F4 Championship last season, and will bring continued support from the Ranhill Group. Azman racked up a string of top-ten finishes in his debut season in the highly-competitive Italian F4 series with Jenzer Motorsport and, along with parallel campaigns in Spanish F4 and the MRF Challenge, the 17-year old racked up[…..]

Ayrton Simmons targets title in first full BRDC British F3 campaign with Chris Dittmann Racing

Ayrton Simmons has confirmed he will return to the BRDC British F3 Championship in 2019, joining the Chris Dittmann Racing team with whom he contested selected rounds last year. The all-time highest points scorer in British F4 history competed in British F3 at Spa Francorchamps, Donington Park and Silverstone in 2018, making an immediate impression with fourth on the grid at the legendary Belgian circuit, just 0.142s off pole position despite no testing beforehand. He went even better at Donington Park with third on the grid, while race results were also very strong with a best of fourth at Spa[…..]

It’s the double! Delight for Chris Dittmann Racing after driver and team titles triumph in F3 Cup at Silverstone!

A Silverstone washout couldn’t put a dampener on proceedings for Chris Dittmann Racing after they were crowned both driver and team champions in F3 Cup this weekend (13-14 Oct). Cian Carey took double pole in qualifying and was aiming to add to his points tally before adverse weather conditions saw the racing cancelled on the final day of the season. But it led to jubilant scenes as the title was confirmed after a tremendous season – while Chris Dittmann Racing took the team accolade for good measure. A busy weekend at Silverstone also saw Ayrton Simmons take P5 in the[…..]

Dittmann dominates with devastating double in F3 Cup at Rockingham

Chris Dittmann got behind the wheel for the first time this season to dominate proceedings in the F3 Cup at Rockingham this weekend (29-30 Sept). The Chris Dittmann Racing principal took the place of driver Phillip Jeans who missed out at the last minute through illness. And with three poles, two wins and the lap record for good measure, it’s fair to say he hit the ground running. But there was more good news for the team, with Patrick Jeans claiming a podium for his season’s best finish. And another podium for Cian Carey in the final race saw him[…..]

Plenty of positives for Chris Dittmann Racing after solid weekend at Donington in BRDC British F3 Championship

Ayrton Simmons and Cian Carey showed plenty of potential in the BRDC British F3 Championship at Donington for Chris Dittmann Racing this weekend (22-23 Sept). Ayrton, on only his second race weekend in the competition, put on a pacey performance to take P3 in qualifying before going on to two P6s and a P7. Despite his lack of testing, it was unfortunate that two races were interrupted by long safety car periods, or a podium looked on the cards. Meanwhile, Cian, on debut, showed glimpses of his pace to take a Top 10 finish with limited time in the car[…..]

Carey on the double again for Chris Dittmann Racing at Snetterton – to take control of F3 Cup title race

Cian Carey took his fifth and sixth win of the season with another devastating double for Chris Dittmann Racing in the F3 Cup at Snetterton this weekend (11-12 August). The Irish driver took two victories – including a hard-earned nail-biter in the final race – as well as a third place finish, to extend his lead at the top of the Championship. Meanwhile, Phillip and Patrick Jeans and Baptiste Leonard, all continued to improve as the weekend progressed to cement their Top 10 positions overall. But it was Carey who caught the eye once again with some brilliant driving that signalled his intention to remain at the[…..]