Mark Bailey Speaker Evening

We were delighted to welcome Mark Bailey as guest speaker to the club last week.

History

Mark has been involved in Motorsport since 1988, and running race cars since then until 2013. During this 25 year period the Mark Bailey Racing (MBR) team has successfully run cars in Formula 3, many different Sports cars in several championships, and also run various Formula Fords, and other single seaters.

GT Cup 2009

Here are a couple of photos of the MBR Morgan Aero8 at Brands Hatch in 2009.

The perils of racing

F3 Cup 2012

9-1team-2012Competing in F3 Cup with Nick Robinson (Dallara Mugen F304), Stuart Wiltshire (Dallara Toyota F306), Frank Thomas (Dallara Toyota F306), and Ben Harvey (Dallara Mugen F306).

F3 Cup 2013

One of the highlights of Mark’s career as the MBR team boss was becoming the Formula 3 Cup Team Champions in 2013

MBR Today

In Nov 2013 Mark handed over the race preparation to Mike Gale who has worked with him for many years at MBR. Mark has continued in Motorsport, but has been concentrating his efforts on the Hewland transmission business, the gearbox rebuild service and sales, and on consultancy work. Mark has also continued the Spectrum Formula Ford Agency, and race car engineering and engine/ gearbox installation work from the MBR workshops.

Engineering-2

Thanks again to Mark for a great presentation outlining a very impressive career in motorsport!

Regards

Cliff

Posted on March 8, 2016, in Club Meetings, Speakers and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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