Ginetta gt5 Challenge 2017

In 2010 the highly popular Texaco Havoline Ginetta G20 Cup and Ginetta Club merged to form the Ginetta Challenge. In 2011 Ginetta challenge  included the new Ginetta G40 and the still popular G20. New for 2015 the G20 will be replaced by the GRDC+ class for road going G40  The road going G40 is transformed into a pure racer for the  Ginetta gt5 challenge with a host of upgrades. With super grids of almost 50 cars at the larger circuit in 2016 expect 2017 to be the same.

 

It is to be contested over 7 weekends, two day events totalling 19 races. The tyre for the G40grdc will be race on Avon zzr road tyres and the G40 gt5’s will run on controlled Michelin slick tyres. As the oldest established ginetta specialist our cars have a history of being at the front,  Reflex racing has had success in Ginetta challenge Transforming young karting stars like Matt Bell , Adam morgan and Luke Davenport to professional drivers.

Ginetta challenge 2017

The Ginetta GT5 Challenge will again support the British F3/Gt package for the mainstay of the championship with 2 guess appearances on the BTCC package. The Grid is limited to 32 spaces for full season entrains, of with Reflex Racing GB has four drives available. Spaces are allocated on a first come basis. The entry fee for the championship is £795+vat per race weekend. Track time will total 70 minutes per round.

  • 20 Minutes Qualifying;
  • 2 x 15 minute races
  • 1 x 20 minute race
  • Testing will be available on the Friday

The calendar is as follows:

Round Date Circuit
1/2/3 15-16April Oulton Park
4/5/6 29-30 April Rockingham
6/7 6-7 May Thruxton (BTCC)
8/9/10 10-11 June Silverstone GP
11/12/13 7/8 June Zandvoort
14/15/16 11/12 August Knockhill (BTCC)
17/18/19 23-24 September Donnington GP