Celtic Speed Mini Cooper Cup Championship 2016

Championship Details

The new style Minis all race on Yokohama tyres in their hotly contested championship. There are also separate competitions for Newcomers and Ladies within the Championship.

2016 Scottish MINI COOPER CUP

In 2016 the Championship will be contested over 23 rounds as set out in the calendar below. All rounds count towards the CUP (Championship). The cars will race at 7 SMRC Knockhill race meetings were they have 3 races per meeting. In June they go to the famous Donington Park circuit for 2 rounds.

2016 Calendar

Date

 

Venue

 

Club

 

Rounds

Apr 3

Knockhill

SMRC

1,2 & 3

May 1

Knockhill

SMRC

4,5 & 6

May 29

Knockhill

SMRC

7,8 & 9

JuNE 18/19

Donington Park

BARC

10 & 11

July 17 

KNOCKHILL

msvr

12, 13 & 14

aug 21

Knockhill

SMRC

15, 16 & 17 

sept 10/11

Knockhill

SMRC

18, 19 & 20 

oct 2

knockhill smrc

21, 22 & 23




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REGISTRATION

There is a registration fee of £250 in 2016. This is paid to SMRC by cheque or online. It is accepted at the discretion of the organisers and is non refundable. The fee applies to the car and entrants preparing a hire drive car only pay one fee.  Only drivers who register may enter the Cup rounds held from April to September.  The registration form is in the regulations and on this web page as a separate file.


NEWCOMERS

There is a separate competition for Newcomers or Novices. A newcomer is a competitor in his or her first or second year of car racing. Experience in other forms of motorsport ( rallying, karting, hillclimbing etc) does not exclude drivers from being a newcomer. When registering for the Scottish Mini Cooper Cup drivers should also note on the form if they are registering for the Newcomers Cup Competition as well. Points are not awarded retrospectively, drivers must register to score points. Trophies are awarded at each race meeting and at the end of the season.

MINI COOPER LADIES CUP

This is open to all female drivers and has separate awards. Drivers must register for the Mini Cooper Cup and also indicate on the registration form if they are entering the Ladies Cup before they are eligible to score points. 

Competitors may enter more than one class.

AWAY ROUNDS

There are 2 rounds to be held on the famous Donington Park circuit in the East Midlands. This meeting is to be run by BARC.

 

2015 Championship Standings Summary

Newcomers Cup

Ladies Cup

Full details of the standings, including points by round is also available.

CATCH UP ON ALL THE CELTIC SPEED MINI COOPER CUP ACTION ON MOTORS TV

TV Schedule 2016 to be announced. 

 

Guests

Guests may only enter two SMRC Knockhill meetings in 2016. These are any one meeting from May to September and the October Knockhill races. They may also enter any race meeting not at Knockhill. Guest do not score points, cars must comply with current 
regulations. Guest entry fees are shown in the regulations.
 
Knockhill SMRC Entry Fee

Championship registered competitors - SMRC racing member entry fee for 3 x 9 lap races, £275

Entry Forms & Regulations

The following regulations cover entry into this championship:

SMRC Events

Non SMRC Events

  • None at present.