October 2017

Bittersweet result for Seb Melrose at the FF1600 Festival

By | October 31st, 2017|News, Race Reports|

FF1600 Festival Brands Hatch 21st -22nd October 2017 Testing Throughout both Ross Martin and I were very consistent, quick times giving us a fighting chance. Despite changing conditions - very wet and very dry - we were consistently the fastest during Thursday and Friday. Qualifying A difficult heat placement meant I was up against it and knew I had to get a [...]

PODIUM IN THE FINAL | SEB MELROSE | FINAL ROUND OF SMRC CHAMPIONSHIP

By | October 13th, 2017|Race Reports|

  Scottish Championship Car Racing (SMRC)   Knockhill Sunday 8th October, 2017  Race 1 The track was very fast Sunday morning and quick times were being set consistently. I qualified fourth knowing all I had to do to secure second in the championship was finish the race. The start was delayed but three warm-up laps allowed me to [...]

September 2017

KNOCKHILL | SMRC FORMULA FORD CHAMPIONSHIP | 10th OF SEPTEMBER 2017

By | September 14th, 2017|Race Reports|

Scottish Championship Car Racing (SMRC)   Knockhill Sunday 10th September, 2017   Race 1 Heavy rain hit hard on Sunday and I couldn't wait to get out on track. I lined up in fourth for the first race of the day after a very tight qualifying session. I felt confident for what the race could [...]

KNOCKHILL | SMRC FORMULA FORD CHAMPIONSHIP | 20th AUGUST 2017

By | September 8th, 2017|Race Reports|

Scottish Championship Car Racing (SMRC)   Reverse Direction Sunday 20th August, 2017   Race 1 – Qualified p4, marginally missing out on p3 for my first race going round the opposite direction at Knockhill. Unfortunately my usual excellent starts, passing cars before turn one, didn’t happen as the lights took forever to go out. This caused [...]

July 2017

DONINGTON| BRSCC BRITCOVER/AVON NATIONAL FORMULA FORD CHAMPIONSHIP | 9th JULY 2017

By | July 17th, 2017|Race Reports|

Race 1 With Donington being a new track for me I was learning with every lap. Qualifying was a shock as I was expecting to be in the top 10 at least, but surprisingly I qualified only in p17. I had great amount of confidence however as I knew I was always getting better which meant I [...]

KNOCKHILLL | SMRC FORMULA FORD CHAMPIONSHIP | 2nd JULY 2017

By | July 6th, 2017|Race Reports|

KNOCKHILLL | SMRC FORMULA FORD CHAMPIONSHIP | 2nd JULY 2017 Tricky weekend  - getting on the pace being something of a struggle! Qualification didn't go well, ending up p6, so I knew my work was cut out for me in the first race, although I got off to a good start, making up a [...]

June 2017

May 2017

Mixed results from Oulton & Knockhill for Melrose

By | May 19th, 2017|Race Reports|

FF1600 National Championship - Oulton Park 6th May After last time at Oulton Park it was quite challenging to find my feet again for my first race on the FF1600 national grid. Testing was spent further familiarising myself with the track in order to build myself up to the limit, but the pace at the [...]