Co-ordination of the XR Challenge is based in the North West. We have an excellent relationship with organisations such as the BRSCC and race circuit management teams, built up over many years, this allows for smooth well planned events. The challenge operates in association with BRSCC
David Fairclough: Championship Co-ordinator
He has over 45 years of experience in motorsport. From leaving school he served his time at Chevron Race Cars in Bolton (Derek Bennett Eng) and worked there for many years. Dave has prepared and maintained race cars for many top drivers including Brian Redman, John Watson, David Purley and Peter Gethin. He now runs Automech. www.automech-uk.com
Ken Mellor: Assistant coordinator
Now retired he previously owned a Packaging Machinery design and build company. He has skills in advertising, sales promotion and marketing. Holds a Dip M Inst M. qualification with the Institute of Marketing. Ken was marshalling at every meeting at Oulton Park when they held F1 races there. Drivers then included G Hill, Brabham, Moss, Stewart and others. He raced in Ford XRs, starting at the age of 52!
Jonathon Provost: Web Master
XR Challenge 2016