It was good season for YDAC's Teesside contingent, not least the Hilton family from Billingham.
GRASS ACT: Martyn Janes in his Class 6 Vauxhall Astra, above front, received his Yorkshire Dales Autograss Championship Trophy from YDAC Chairman Roger Gill at the annual dinner, above right
The season begins on Sunday, April 20, and highlights include YDAC's Nationals qualifier on May 18 and the two-day Yorkshire Open on September 6-7.
FULL YDAC calendar (all meetings at Thornborough): Sunday, April 20; Sunday, May 4 (Fun Day and Stock Hatch Championships) and Monday, May 5 (Stu Nichols Memorial); Sunday, May 18 (Nationals qualifying); Sunday, June 8; Sunday, June 22; Sunday, July 27; Saturday, September 6 and Sunday, September 7 (Yorkshire Open); Sunday, September 28; Sunday, October 12 (reserve date in case of having to call off an earlier meeting).
Norton drivers Martyn Janes and Lyndsey Knott have both enjoyed exceptional seasons and each ended their YDAC
campaigns with a win - in class six and ladies' class four respectively.
And mum Angie steered the Vauxhall Nova she shares with Don to victory in the class 11 final at the prestigious Yorkshire Open, also finishing second to YDAC
club-mate Clare Horner in the Champion of Champions final.
He won the heats in the opening YDAC
meeting of the season but a misfire at the start of the final put him at the back of the pack, but superb drive hauled him up into second place.
While main title rival John Davis endured a fraught day, Hilton was second in the class two final - and top YDAC