Double podium in F3 Cup opener

Chris Dittmann Racing returned to F3 Cup action with a brace of podiums for drivers Stuart Wiltshire, Tony Bishop and team newcomer Malcolm Scott at Donington Park. The trio combined to leave the Tewkesbury-based reigning champions in second place in the F3 Cup Teams’ Championship. Wiltshire picked up where he left off 2015 – when he finished runner-up in the Drivers’ Championship – by collecting a battling podium in the opening race of the three-event weekend. Team-mate Bishop then ensured CDR were represented on each of the first two podiums of 2016, also claiming third place in race two. That[…..]

Confidence building for Rockingham visit

Following another improved outing in BRDC British F3 at Brands Hatch a fortnight ago, Chris Dittmann Racing is looking to continue its momentum when the championship resumes at Rockingham Motor Speedway on April 30-May 1. Indian racer Krishnaraaj Mahadik made his championship debut at Brands Hatch in rounds four, five and six and instantly impressed, claiming a brilliant top-six finish in the third and final race of the weekend from 15th on the grid. Despite having never been to the Kent circuit before, the 19-year-old qualified just outside the top 10 for the opener, eventually taking 14th before a 12th-place[…..]

CDR begins F3 Cup title defence

The 2016 F3 Cup season gets underway at Donington Park National this weekend (April 23-24), with Chris Dittmann Racing determined to retain its Teams’ Championship crown. Stuart Wiltshire and Tony Bishop remain for the Tewkesbury-based team, with Malcolm Scott joining them under the CDR banner for the new season. The trio will race three times as part of the F3 Cup opening weekend. Wiltshire will compete in the same Mercedes-powered Dallara F308 that he raced to second placed second in the standings in the 2015 Drivers’ Championship. Bishop meanwhile will be aboard the Dallara F310 Opel-Speiss he drove late in[…..]