Friday, 22 February 2019 / Published in Latest News
Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates ensured his impressive debut season in the FIA World Rally Championship continues, with a top ten WRC2 position at last weekend’s Rally Sweden (14th – 17th February). Yates and returning co-driver James Morgan set a string of blistering stage times throughout the weekend despite Yates making his snow rally debut. He guided
Monday, 28 January 2019 / Published in Latest News
British rally driver Rhys Yates drove “one of the best events of his life” to finish fourth in the WRC2 category at the momentous Rallye Monte Carlo last week, kick-starting his 2019 World Rally Championship campaign (24th – 27th January). Known as one of the most difficult events in the World Rally Championship calendar, “Monte’s”
Wednesday, 16 January 2019 / Published in Latest News
Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates will embark on the biggest season of his career in 2019 as he steps up to the FIA World Rally Championship to tackle nine rounds of the WRC2 category in his Brettex supported Skoda Fabia R5. After tackling three seasons of the British Rally Championship with sporadic outings in Europe,
Tuesday, 11 December 2018 / Published in Latest News
Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates ensured his return to the prestigious Monza Rally Show was a successful one, by taking a stunning top-ten position in an HK Racing Ford Fiesta WRC at the famous Monza Race Track near Milan in Italy (6-9 December). Competing against some of the best motorsport stars in the world, including
Tuesday, 30 October 2018 / Published in Latest News
Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates overcame a time zapping trip into the scenery, to finish 13th in the WRC2 category of last weekend’s FIA World Rally Championship qualifier, Rally de Espana (25th – 28th October). Yates lost over well over 15 minutes during his off on stage eleven of the rally but recovered to take a top thirty
Wednesday, 17 October 2018 / Published in Latest News
Brettex backed rally driver Rhys Yates put the memories of a Wales Rally GB non-finish firmly behind him, with a confidence-boosting sixth place Under 28 Junior result and seventh overall at last weekend’s FIA European Rally Championship (ERC) qualifier, Rally Liepāja (12-14th October). Yates and co-driver Elliott Edmondson headed straight from Wales to mainland Europe to contest
Thursday, 27 September 2018 / Published in Latest News
Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates is all set to tackle Britain’s round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) next week and has one eye firmly fixed on the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) title at the Dayinsure Wales Rally GB (4th-7th October). The Brettex backed Skoda Fabia R5 pilot will head to one of
Tuesday, 14 August 2018 / Published in Latest News
Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates is aiming to keep his British and European Championship hopes alive by contesting both the Ulster Rally (17/18 August) and the Barum Czech Rally Zlin (24-26 August) in the same week. The 26-year-old Brettex backed ace will ensure his hopes to claim Prestone MSA British Rally Championship title are still
Wednesday, 25 July 2018 / Published in Latest News
Rhys Yates was cruelly denied a top finish at last weekend’s Rally di Roma Capitale (20/22 July) with two punctures hampering his progress up the leader board at the fifth round of the FIA European Rally Championship (ERC) in Italy. After taking an impressive third place in the Junior Under 28 category at the season
Tuesday, 26 June 2018 / Published in Latest News
Rhys Yates suffered a blow to his Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) aspirations as he was forced to withdraw from the Renties Ypres Rally (22/23 June) on the second day of the event. After storming to victory at Rally Van Wervik in Belgium, a warm-up event for round two of the British Championship, the
Friday, 15 June 2018 / Published in Latest News
British Rally driver Rhys Yates will be looking for a “realistic” result at the Renties Ypres Rally (22/23 June) in Belgium, despite making history with an overall victory at Rally Van Wervik last week. The 24-year-old driver from Chesterfield elected to warm-up for the forthcoming Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) qualifier with an outing
Wednesday, 13 June 2018 / Published in Latest News
Rhys Yates proved he is one of the most talented rally drivers in Europe by leading last weekend’s Rally Van Wervik (8/9 June) from start to finish, to become the first British driver to win the Belgian event in its 42-year history. The Chesterfield ace fired his Brettex Skoda Fabia R5 into the lead of the
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