DAVIES MAKES RALLY RETURN IN ST TROPHY
Photo used was courtesy of Chris Hush - RSM Media Former Ford Fiesta Challenge driver cameron Davies will compete in the new for 2016 Fiesta ST Trophy this year. Davies competed in the sports 2000 circuit racing championship last year after winning the drive,but will return to rallying as part of a three year plan to get into the World Rally Championship. "The championship looks great," said Davies of the series that supoorts the BTRDA. "I've Driven the ST before, which is a plus but the most attractive thing is the prize structure. I have a very clear three year plan to win the trophy this year and score the free tyre deal for the BRC and then to win the junior BRC together into the Drive DMACK Shootout. Hopfully we can achive that.
Davies cpmpeted in the BTRDA in an ST car in 2013 and contested seletced evnets the year before. He then sold the ST to buy a Fiesta R2 for the British Rally Championship supporting Fiesta Sport Trophy, He only competed in one event and finsihed second fietsa in the class, taking fifth in the standings at the end of the year. Davies missed the season opening Cambrian Rally as the deal to do the championship only came off a week and a half after the event.
ST Trophy chairman John Pricthard added: "It is great news that a young up and coming driver such as Cameron Davies is joining the Fiesta ST Trophy. His track record and speed will provide stiff competition for all competitiors, not just the other juniors. "The series is continuning to grow and we expect additonal drivers on the Malcolm Wilson Rally which is great news considering how the new series is."