ST-XR Challenge

The ST-XR Challenge is a superb saloon car championship and a mainstay of Ford racing in the UK.

Next Event Oulton Park International Circuit

NORTH WESTERN CENTRE FINALS RACE DAY

17 October 2020 - 17 October 2020

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CONTACT DETAILS

If you would like to get involved or need further information, use the contact details below to find out more via the championship co-ordinator


Dave Fairclough - Co-ordinator

07889 912680

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Dave Fairclough - Co-ordinator

07889 912680

send email

IMAGE GALLERY

A selection of photos showing the formula in action courtesy of Rachel Bourne.

About the ST-XR Challenge

With roots going all the way back to the 1980s, the ST-XR Challenge is a long-standing home for Ford saloons and has been providing great racing at a reasonable price for over 30 years, due to the fact that the series conforms to Group N regulations and uses a control tyre to keep the competition as tight as possible.

This championship is accessible to those wishing to compete in a broad range of models from Ford’s back catalogue. There are five classes to choose from, allowing Fiesta XR2, Escort XR3i, Fiesta Si and Fiesta ST150 models to compete on the track at the same time for overall and class honours.

We endeavour to equalise the power to weight ratio of all the classes, so any car has the chance of an outright win. The mandatory championship Yokohama A048R tyre is used for both wet and dry conditions, again cutting down on costs.

The 2020 season has been interrupted somewhat by the global health situation, leading to a revised five-meeting calendar. The usual venues of Oulton Park and Anglesey will still feature, along with an away day to Silverstone, and as an addition to the list there will also be a weekend competing at Cadwell Park in Lincolnshire

As per 2019, we hope to secure television coverage again for some of the 2020 season meetings. For 2020 we are delighted to have continued support from our main sponsors. These include title sponsors Hyperdrive Performance Motor Oils, Automech, Polybush and Yokohama Tyres.

EVENT DATE CIRCUIT RESULTS
2 - 2020 12 Sep 2020 - 13 Sep 2020 Silverstone National Download PDF
1 - 2020 01 Aug 2020 - 02 Aug 2020 Cadwell Park Download PDF
6 - 2019 12 Oct 2019 - 12 Oct 2019 Oulton Park International Download PDF
5 - 2019 14 Sep 2019 - 14 Sep 2019 Mallory Park Download PDF
4 - 2019 03 Aug 2019 - 03 Aug 2019 Oulton Park International Download PDF
3 - 2019 08 Jun 2019 - 09 Jun 2019 Anglesey International Download PDF
2 - 2019 04 May 2019 - 05 May 2019 Croft Download PDF
1 - 2019 13 Apr 2019 - 13 Apr 2019 Oulton Park Island Download PDF

2020 Provisional Calendar

EVENT DATE CIRCUIT INFO
1 & 2 18 Jul 2020 - 18 Jul 2020 Oulton Park International Event
3, 4 & 5 01 Aug 2020 - 02 Aug 2020 Cadwell Park Event
6 & 7 (SUNDAY) 12 Sep 2020 - 13 Sep 2020 Silverstone National Event
8 & 9 17 Oct 2020 - 17 Oct 2020 Oulton Park International Event