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The next rounds of the BTRDA Clubman's Rallycross are on May 18-19 at Pembrey Circuit, Wales.
He'll have a tough fight on his hands against the likes of Matt Edwards/ Darren Garrod, who have also won two BTRDA rounds in their Fiesta R5, and Russ Thompson/ Andy Murphy who have an excellent finishing record in their Mitsubishi Evo 9.
Tindall is back in action in round six of the BTRDA Rally Championship in Bulith Wells in Wales this weekend.
Davidson and Nottingham-based co-driver Tom Murphy had already done enough on the previous rounds to claim the Ravenol BTRDA national championship class title, while narrowly missing out on the BTRDA two-wheel drive category podium, finishing the season fourth.
Matt Edwards " The second place in the BTRDA Championship is the latest in Matt's accolade of honours, having also won the Association of North Western Car Clubs' (ANWCC) Forest Rally Championship title and the Motor Sports Association (MSA) Welsh National Rally Championship.
"To win the BTRDA N3 Championship and to perform like we did against more powerful cars in the English Championship has been fantastic."
Eventually finishing third in the overall season standings for the 1400cc class, Simpson now plans to move away from the BTRDA series and enter next season's British Rally Championship.
Tue, though, wasn't registered for championship points, so Taylor and Smith were the first B10 class BTRDA crew.
The Rochdale driver can usually be found racing a Nissan Micra Kit Car, tackling stage rallies in the UK and Europe, but is making a fulltime switch to rallycross after sampling the circuit-based sport the BTRDA Clubmans Championship.
The Honda Civic Type-R had been worked on for more than a year by College motorsport students and the team was eager to see how it would perform at the first testing day of the season at Blyton Park in Lincolnshire - ahead of the BTRDA Clubman Rally Cross first round in March at the same track.
The Llysfaen racer, co-driven by Darren Garrod, set the early pace on the latest round of the BTRDA Championship, but a loss of power steering left him wrestling with the car before the scheduled service stop.
The Sunbeam, which itself celebrates its 40th birthday, has inevitably had the odd cosmetic and mechanical make-over in the three years since Davison purchased it but this year, after a couple of early scares, it has taken its owner to the BTRDA title, while still figuring highly in both its class of the English Rally Championship and the BTRDA Silver Star series.