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New Products Sale
16th of September 2019

New products are now available to purchase, with many at an introductory price.

Simply choose your photo and then select the item.



Upcoming Events At Lochgelly
7th of September 2019

Hardie Race Promotions are delighted to officially open bookings for the following events:-

Saturday 12/13 October - Bookings now being encouraged forr the ProStocks British Championship, Junior Bangers Open Scottish Championship and the LC Engineer Services Ltd Junior Productions Open Scottish Championship and CC Rods.

Saturday 2nd November - This is our Michelle Freck Memorial Meeting and bookings are now being encouraged for Micro Bangers, 1300 Stock Cars (GMP Included), and Superstox. A reminder that anyone wishing to have a shot in one of the passenger experiences for CC Rods / Hot Rods should contact us directly to gain a sponsor form, or pay the minimum fee on the day.

Saturday 9th November - This is the final meeting of the season and bookings are being encouraged for all formula, National Van Bangers Scottish Championship, Superstox, 2.0 Hot Rods, ProStocks. National Hot Rods should book with the NHRPA as advised.

Drivers are welcome to advise us directly (using the hardieracepromotions.co.uk website facility), but MUST also book via their home promotions.

Don't forget, selected events have advance discount tickets available - Use the HRP + menu to find theonline shop at hardieracepromotions.co.uk where you can order them online for collection on the day, but at a reduced rate.

The Micro Banger World cup event looks set to be one of the biggest ever with 140 cars booked into race across the 2 days, with 20 Junior Bangers also booked in.

The 2nd November meeting is the HRP charity night with a ladies race for 1300 stock cars, plus 2 seater experiences in CC Rods and Hot Rods. There is also a full compliment of racing from the 1300 stock cars, superstox and micro bangers.

The Van Banger Scottish Championship already has 20 vans booked to race and looks to be a spectacular end to the 2019 season!!



Micro Banger World Cup
4th of July 2019

The Micro Banger World Cup weekend takes place at Lochgelly Raceway on the 12th and 13th October 2019.

There is a cap on the limit of cars that we are accepting for this weekend.

Book in by messaging Hardie Race Promotions, or using the online facility at hardieracepromotions.co.uk, or by commenting here.

Drivers registered elsewhere, please book via home promotions.

DRIVERS MUST BE BOOKED IN FOR THE EVENT AS HEAT ALLOCATION FOR SATURDAY RACES WILL BE MADE UP BEFORE THE WEEKEND.

A whopping £1500 prize fund has been allocated for this weekend - the biggest EVER at Lochgelly Raceway.

Race Prizes Are As Follows-
4x Heats across the 2 days - £30 each race (£120 fund across 2 days) - subject to finalised running order / format
World Cup Race - £500 for winner, £75 for 2nd, £35 for 3rd 
Open Scottish Race - £300 for winner, £50 for 2nd, £20 for 3rd
DD on Sunday - £100
NB - Prize breakdown figures may be amended, but total value will remain the same

Plus Entertainer Awards
Weekend Entertainer - £100
Saturday Entertainer - £100
Sunday Entertainer - £100

Current List :-

11 Gavin Fletcher
13 Bobby Palin
14 James Paton
27 Liam Glendinning
29 David Mawdsley
30 Josh Tonks
38 Jason Greener
49 Liam Boden
57 George Boult Jnr*
85 Nathan Thurlow
99 Lee Clarke
101 Cieran Harmer
118 Kenneth Scollon
120 Lewis Fallows
122 Lee Waddington
127 Mark Boyle
129 Ben Moll
133 Lee Kopacz
134 Josh Heeps
159 Callum Campbell
164 Gary Mentiplay
166 Andy Armstrong
174 Aaron Smith
198 Ashley Rumary
226 Karl Smith
231 Callum Lamont
232 Ryan Fretter
236 Paul Rozynski
256 Chris Moon
354 Josh Vowden
363 Stefan Davies
374 Jake Carter
400 Lee Kingsworth
412 Callum Lacey
421 Josh Mayo
438 Reece Yem
478 Craig Royal
479 Dale Jakubowski
525 Terry Boxell
529 Kevin McIntyre
566 Hamish Gilfillan
638 Darren Rae
664 Ryan Sutcliffe
883 Chris Thomson
901 Derek Wilson
949 Tony Fidoe

Advance 2 day weekend tickets are now available for this weekend at shop.hardieracepromotions.co.uk

Pricing information for the weekend -
Saturday
Adults £16
Concessions £10
12-15 £10
Under 12s Free
Trackside Parking £7

Sunday
Adults £14
Concessions £9
12-15 £9
Under 12s Free
Trackside Parking £7

Our Weekend Special - Available online ONLY
Adults - £27 .50
Concessions - £16.50
12-15s - £16.50
Limited quantity available and only available until 30th September 2019



HRP 22-06-19 Preview
21st of June 2019

We’re back in action with a fantastic five formula line up featuring the fearless Ninja Karts, Scotland’s most popular open wheel formula in the Superstox, plus Junior Productions, Stock Rods and ProStocks.

The Ninja Karts are back in action for the first time in over a month at Lochgelly Raceway and almost 30 karts are booked into race, including 2 visiting drivers, Jake Shelby and Calum Gould. It’s the final meeting on home turf for Charlie Hardie and Rachel Kidd before they move on up to Ministox after the summer break, with Bailey Millars time in the formula drawing to a close in a couple of month’s as well. The BBC will be joining us on Saturday to do a spot of filming, with Rachel and Charlie both getting a few laps in the Ministox pre meeting as well, for the cameras to show how progression can be made from one formula to the next. Hardie Race Promotions are proud of such talent that continues to evolve from the Ninja Kart class. HRP wish all of the drivers’ moving on, good luck in the Ministox (or Junior Productions).

Calum Gould will be looking to make the trip north worthwhile as he bids to leave with some silverware. Calum was in fine form at the Speed Weekend back in April and will be hoping for much of the same this coming Saturday. Kaitlyn and Candice Smart continue to make serious strides in the Ninja Karts and will be looking to continue the good form this weekend. Kaitlyn will be starting from red grade for the first time. Jack Baird is another who has been in excellent form in recent meetings, scooping several race wins in 2019 already – can he had more to his tally this weekend? Or will the Superstars from the back of the grid make enough inroads to prevent him from doing so? Lewis and Aiden Duffy will be starting from the same grade again and will be out to beat each other, as well as scoring as many points as they can.. Nothing quite like a bit of family rivalry on track is there?! Kayden and Jack Connor are another who have came on leaps in 2019, with Kayden winning the B final in the East Anglian Championship last weekend. One thing for sure in this crop of Ninja Kart drivers is that there is no shortage of talent, and absolutely no fear amongst the drivers!

The Superstox have what looks set to be the best turnout of 2019 so far, with 18 cars currently booked into race, including visiting driver Michael Green. Michael has been in excellent form since joining the Superstox formula at the start of the year, and makes his first visit to Lochgelly Raceway as he looks to get in some pre World Final practice. Bryan Forrest and Stuart Gilchrist will be leading the charge from the home front, though won’t have it all there own way. Dean Johnston, Kenny McKenzie and Adam Low have all competed well in 2019 and aren’t afraid to mix it up. Aaron Riddell will be hoping for a turn in fortunes to get his car back on the pace. Derek Kilday has came on well in the formula in recent times and a first win won’t be far away. Michael Taylor looks set to make his first outing in a Superstox this Saturday night.

The Stock Rods feature some of the best in the class here at Lochgelly Raceway, with Chris Lattka and Siobhan Martin having won the majority (if not all) championships between them. A great on track rivalry between the two superstars has provided excellent racing between them over the last few years, with it continuing in 2019. Scottish Champion Ricky White and Darren McAlpine have both shown consistent form throughout the last couple of months, with Gary Dean being in excellent form last time out in his new car. Stuart Bannatyne is expected to make his first outing since his hat trick of race wins at the end of March, whilst Pete Honeyman is also expected out on track for the first time this season. There is no easy race in the Stock Rods, with a lot of on track talent.

The ProStocks are out for the 2nd week in succession. Dean McGill won a hat trick last time out, but isn’t expected to be with us this weekend. Ian Christie has a comfortable lead at the top of the National Points and will be looking to maintain that cushion throughout the season. John Jackson was in good form last week, and will be looking to continue that this week. Lee Kopacz and David Linton join us again after missing out last week. Both of whom will be hard to catch from near the front of the grid.

The Junior Productions look to have another healthy field of cars on track. Koddi Wright returns to HRP after flying the flag for Scotland last weekend in Ireland. Jenna Kirk looks set to make her debut in the formula, with Jack Morrow making the trip across from Ireland to join us on Saturday night.

Admission costs for the night are -
Adults £10
Concessions £5
12-15 £5
Under 12s FREE
Trackside Parking available at £5 per car.

We’re back next Saturday night with Caravan Carnage at the end of the night where around 8 caravans are expected to be in attendance for a fun filled end to the first half of the 2019 season!

Bookings Lists
Superstox
8 Chris Cuthbert
34 Campbell Scott
55 Lee Livingston
119 Aaron Riddell
144 Lewis Willacy
154 Michael Green
171 Mark Brady
172 Chris Miller
177 Stuart Gilchrist
178 Mark Dews
179 Derek Kilday
196 Allan Gibson
217 Jack Turbitt
309 Bryan Forrest
426 Mick Taylor
446 Dean Johnston
453 Kenny McKenzie
611 Adam Low

Stock Rods
25 Siobhan Martin
27 Gary Dean
40 Chris Leslie
46 Stewart Paterson
146 Ricky White
176 Gary Nicholls
194 John Lee Green
248 David Crichton
393 Stuart Bannatyne
467 Pete Honeyman
557 Jock McEwan
658 Chris Lattka
721 Darren Mcalpine
878 Chris Dearn

ProStocks
16 Dean Abercrombie
39 Boab Hamilton
122 John Jackson
133 Lee Kopacz
145 Dougie Kidd
162 Grumm Fleming
170 Ian Christie
297 David Linton
401 Aaron Lithgow
577 Craig Millar
710 Boab Welsh


Ninja Karts
1 Charlie Hardie
6 Hamish Plenderleith
9 William Plenderleith
14 Demi Ritchie
27 Jack Connor
45 Dougie Kidd
49 Connie Anderson
60 Bailey Millar
66 Neave McGill
73 Declan Dixon
74 Aiden Duffy
112 Jack Baird
117 Caelan Grant
133 Kenzie Kopacz
145 Rachel Kidd
227 Kaden Connor
272 Connor Frame
297 Lewis Linton
307 Lewis Dickson
388 Cole Ford
507 Jake Ashby (Y)
516 Calum Gould (SS)
562 Kayden Hay
591 Murray Hall (Y)
636 Lewis Duffy
689 Abbie Carruthers
721 Kenzie Bell
809 Toby Tyson
878 Leeland Dearn
888 Evie Ford
900 Kaitlyn Smart
901 Candice Smart

Junior Productions
11 Jenna Kirk
16 Evie Black
17 Dylan Smart
50 Leona Anderson
112 Chloe Baird
127 Lennon Grant
232 Harvey Sneddon
352 Koddi Wright
605 John Bremner
871 Jensen Bell
924 Jack Morrow (B)

Provisional Running Order
Practice 1530 - 1630
Race 1 Ninja Karts White and Yellow
Race 2 Junior Productions Heat 1
Race 3 Stock Rods Heat 1
Race 4 Ninja Karts Heat 1
Race 5 ProStocks Heat 1
Race 6 Superstox Heat 1
Race 7 Junior Productions Heat 2
Race 8 Stock Rods Heat 2
Race 9 Ninja Karts Heat 2
Race 10 ProStocks Heat 2
Race 11 Superstox Heat 2
Race 12 Junior Productions Final
Race 13 Ninja Karts Heat 3
Race 14 Stock Rod Final
Race 15 ProStock Final
Race 16 Superstox Final




HRP 15-06-19 Preview
14th of June 2019

We’re back in action this coming Saturday for another 5 formula line up from 6pm with the stakes hotting up in a number of formula!

The 1300 Stock Cars are back out in action for the 2nd week in succession following on from there entertaining European Championship weekend. Zak Gilmour will be out for the first time showing off the red and yellow chequer on his roof, adding to the Scottish Championship he already holds. The race is on for the National Points with just a few meetings left before the World Final and the silver roof is confirmed – Zak Gilmour leads the way in this, but Eddie Corr and Danny Whyte are both within striking distance, whilst Craig Haxton isn’t too far behind neither to mount a challenge. The bumpers will be getting used as the drivers race for the silver roof!

The National Hot Rods battle it out in the final World Qualifying Round for the 2019 World Final at Ipswich in just a few weeks time. The pinnacle of non contact oval racing formula see’s Billy Bonnar lead the way in the series and is unlikely to be caught, however the battle for the 2nd and 3rd positions is a 4 way battle with Roy Anderson, Steven Armit and Ross McWilliam all in the frame to secure those positions. Kenny Purdie is hoping to be back out on track this weekend as he looks to build up his return to racing following a back injury. Gordon Alexander is probably a little bit too far away to make the World Final grid, but will be doing his utmost to finish the campaign on a high. This campaign can be looked back on though, as being one of the best since National Hot Rods were re-introduced to Scotland with a number of new drivers entering the formula over the last 12 months.

The CC Rods are racing in the final round of the Colin Wotherspoon Joinery series with Lee Wotherspoon currently leading the way, just ahead of Ian Donaldson. However, it is unlikely that Lee will be with us this weekend after making a blooper and booking a weekend away without realising the racing was on! This will almost certainly see Ian Donaldson crowned the winner of the series, and scoop the extra tyre on offer – However, the rest of the field will still be able to win a tyre as they have done in previous rounds, with the meeting final winner gaining a tyre as well. Chris Hutchison and Emma Kirk are set to join us on track this weekend for their first outings of 2019.

The ever entertaining Ministox are with us for the 2nd week in succession as well. The HRP Track Championship battle looks to be turning into a 2 way battle with Aaron Richards and Taylor Borthwick leading the way. Borthwick was unable to attend last week, so will be looking to close the gap to Richards again as soon as possible – Ciaran Adams has a healthy, but catchable lead in the HRP National Points. Mitch Gold, Jamie Stewart and Scott Allardyce will all be looking for a good points haul this weekend in the final points scoring weekend in the current grading period. The youngsters have no fear and will be using the bumper to maximum effect throughout the meeting!

The ProStocks are in action for the first of two successive meetings here at Lochgelly Raceway, and with a number of drivers unable to attend due to family commitments, it opens up the possibility of a few new winners throughout the night. Dougie Kidd returns to action in the ex Paul Barron car, whilst Dean McGill is also set to be in action after competing at practice on Wednesday night. Ian Christie will be looking to take advantage of the missing drivers to extend his lead at the top of the track and National Points. Craig Millar and Dean Abercrombie will be looking to continue the good form that they were both in, last time out here at Lochgelly Raceway.

Admission is only £10 per adult, with concessions and 12-15 years olds only paying £5, whilst under 12s go FREE. Trackside parking is also available at just £5 per car.

A reminder that no private cars are allowed in any of the pit areas.

Provisional Running Order
Practice 1530-1630
Race 1 National Hot Rods Heat 1
Race 2 CC Rods Heat 1
Race 3 ProStocks Heat 1
Race 4 1300 Stock Cars Heat 1
Race 5 Ministox Heat 1
Race 6 National Hot Rods Heat 2
Race 7 CC Rods Heat 2
Race 8 ProStocks Heat 2
Race 9 1300 Stock Cars Heat 2
Race 10 Ministox Heat 2
Race 11 National Hot Rods Final
Race 12 CC Rods Final
Race 13 ProStocks Final
Race 14 1300 Stock Cars Final
Race 15 Ministox Final


Booking Lists
Ministox
21 Ethan Doull*
111 Koddi Wright
121 Maddison Gilmour
122 Kai Gilmour
128 Ciaran Adams
136 Charlie Henry
142 Jake Wilson
172 Rian Mitchell
178 Scott Allardyce
188 Jamie Stewart
199 Mitchell Gold
210 Aaron Richards
368 Charlie Santry
604 Ryan Borthwick
612 Jay Paterson *
627 Barry Scott
629 Taylor Bothwick
684 Robbie Armit

ProStocks
16 Dean Abercrombie
39 Robert Hamilton
122 John Jackson
145 Dougie Kidd
162 Grumm Flemming
170 Ian Christie
263 Dean McGill
577 Craig Millar
710 Robert Welsh
900 Lee Smart*

CC Rods
3 David McFarlane
9 Vernon Sutherland
13 Shane Allen
20 Brian Allen
28 Sandy Allen
34 Colin Thomson
69 Graham Campbell
71 Emma Kirk
78 Dale Burt
138 Chris Hutchison
289 Kyle Hutchison
337 Lee Scott
518 Daniel MacDonald
679 Craig Watson
700 Ian Donaldson
776 James McIntyre
820 Paul Muir
878 Ian Hotchkies

1300 Stock Cars
10 Patrick Calderwood
17 Stuart Farrell
22 Steven Gold
67 Craig Haxton
75 Mike Courts
100 Sean Naismith
110 Craig Connelly
111 Regan Watson
122 Zak Gilmour
126 Danny Whyte
253 James Kerr
654 Eddie Corr
700 Rory Naismith
710 Martin McCafferty

National Hot Rods
34 John Maver
36 Roy Anderson
71 Gordon Alexander
94 Steven Armit
117 Kenny Purdie
330 Ross McWilliam
700 Ian Donaldson
844 Billy Bonnar



Lochgelly 8th and 9th June Preview
5th of June 2019

Hardie Race Promotions in association with Spedeworth Motorsports are proud to host a hat trick of European Championships in one fantastic weekend of racing!

The 2.0 Hot Rods have been in excellent form in 2019 on home soil and with almost 30 cars expected to take to the track, including BTCC star Aiden Moffat, there is going to be a lot of nail biting action on the tight Lochgelly Raceway track. The ATP / JP Fabrications European Championship is up for grabs, and World Champion Damo Wellman will lead the English charge and will be looking to add to the World Championship that he won here last year. Ryan Morgan and Alex Crane are two regular attendee’s to major events here at Lochgelly and will be looking to do there utmost to take the title back south of the border. At home, Jim Pitcaithly has been the in form driver and will start the race as one of the favourites for success. Come wet or dry conditions, Jim is capable of putting on a race winning performance. Kevin Stewart, John Campbell and Brian Wilson will all be doing there utmost to drive away with a title or two! A handful of drivers will make the trip across the Irish Sea to join us, with Stephen and Mervyn Emerson amongst the entries from Northern Ireland. On the Sunday, the 2.0 Hot Rods will race for the Open Scottish Championship.

The all action 1300 Stock Cars will be racing for the European Championship on the Saturday and the Open Scottish Championship on the Sunday, with both days looking set to be full of action with in excess of 30 cars booked into race. 2019 has been a good year for the formula at home, with no shortage of on track action. Craig Haxton and Danny Whyte have been the most successful, however, Zak Gilmour, Stewart Aitken, Patrick Calderwood and Eddie Corr have been in amongst the action and have taken numerous race wins between them this year already. A quartet of Morphey’s will make the trip north and are all no strangers to on track action, as well as success. Jamie McCann will be one of three drivers making the trip over from Ireland to join us this weekend. Sit back and enjoy as the 1300 Stock Cars put the bumper to great effect, providing a huge amount of on track entertainment!

The Rebel Racers will bounce there way around the raceway as they race for the European Championship away from Northampton for the first time in a number of years, with the Scottish Championship also being up for grabs on the Sunday. 27 drivers are booked to race in across the weekend, which is sure to provide on track excitement and a lot of great racing!

The support formula across the weekend is provided by the ever entertaining Ministox on the Saturday, with the Junior Productions and 2.0 Bangers joining us on Sunday.

Join us at Lochgelly Raceway this Saturday and Sunday for 2 excellent days of racing!

2.0 Hot Rods
2 Ryan Morgan
8 Damo Wellman
10 Chas Bain
11 Alex Crane
16 Gary Black
23 Ryan Adamson
26 John Campbell
35 Mitch Souter
66 Martin Heath
91 Jim Pitcaithly
133 Robert Gamble
155 Lee Pepper
217 Andrew Denholm
280 Luke Stonehouse
296 Michael Barber
323 Trevor Calvin
430 Aiden Moffat
610 Ryan Mackie
668 Kevin Stewart
696 Brian Wilson
743 Drew McKeown
899 Paul Carruthers
914 Allen Cherry
923 Stephen Emperson
924 Mervyn Emerson
928 David Leech
929 Cono Hughes
961 Michael Woods
970 Scott Cochrane

64 Marc Fortune (Sun)

1300 Stock Cars
10 Patrick Calderwood
17 Stuart Farrell (Sat)
20 Sandy Allen
22 Steven Gold
23 Lee Pearce
29 George Morphey
60 Jack Mayle
67 Craig Haxton
75 Michael Courts
78 Stewart Aitken
88 Jason Scopes
92 Charlie Morphey
97 Jamie McCann
100 Sean Naismith
110 Craig Connolly
111 Regan Watson
118 Corey Robertson
121 Luke Morphey
122 Zak Gilmour
124 Andrew Mathieson
126 Danny Whyte
129 Will Morphey
194 Robbie Wright
303 Jacob Bromley
654 Eddie Corr
700 Rory Naismith
710 Martin McCafferty
808 Bobby Gold
946 Fionn Donnelly
969 John Whyte

Rebel Racers
1 Ian Chalkey
8 Dave Morley
16 Reece Grinnell
20 Aj Davis
23 Mark Rodgers
29 Paul Martin
30 Rob Jones
31 Karl Emmett
38 Jay Tagg
40 Steve Fetherstone
44 Chris Watkiss
45 Alan Scothern
79 Jonny Kriv
80 Keith Murphy
81 Shay Murphy
91 Tony Smith
93 Andrew Bentley
131 Nicole Emmett
137 Paul Tagg
169 Ben Chalkey
191 Joshua Smith
238 Gary Tagg
369 Steve Boyd
375 Sean Gregory
452 Josh Spiers
475 Ryan Gregory
801 Steve Pritchard

Ministox
50 Ross Lawrence
111 Koddi Wright
121 Maddison Gilmour
122 Kai Gilmour
128 Ciaran Adams
136 Charlie Henry
165 Jamie Dawson
172 Rian Mitchell
188 Jamie Stewart
199 Mitchell Gold
210 Aaron Richards
368 Charlie Santry
603 Brandon Morton
612 Jay Paterson
627 Barry Scott
684 Robbie Armit
688 Lauren Ford

2.0 Bangers
99 Lee Clarke
118 Kenneth Scollon
133 Lee Kopacz
134 Josh Heeps
159 Callum Campbell
180 Sean McConnachie
226 Brian Youngson
258 Philip Blowers
440 Pete McVay
880 Neil Naismith
883 Chris Thomson

Junior Productions
5 Jack Beresford
9 Amy Devine
11 Jenna Kirk
16 Evie Black
17 Dylan Smart
50 Leona Anderson
112 Chloe Baird
127 Lennon Grant
232 Harvey Sneddon
352 Koddi Wright
605 John Bremner
871 Jensen Bell

Provisonal Running Order
Provisional Race Format - Sat
Race 1 Rebels Racing Heat 1
Race 2 2.0 Hot Rods Heat 1
Race 3 Ministox Heat 1
Race 4 Rebels Racing Heat 2
Race 5 2.0 Hot Rods Heat 2
Race 6 1300 Stock Car European Championship
Race 7 Ministox Heat 2
Race 8 Rebels Heat 3
Race 9 2.0 Hot Rods Heat 3
Race 10 1300 Stock Cars Heat 1
Race 11 Rebels Racing European Championship
Race 12 Ministox Fife Championship
Race 13 2.0 Hot Rods European Championship
Race 14 1300 Stock Cars Heat 2


Provisional Race Format - Sun
Race 1 Rebels Racing Heat 1
Race 2 Junior Productions Heat 1
Race 3 2.0 Hot Rods Heat 1
Race 4 1300 Stock Cars Open Scottish Championship
Race 5 Bangers Heat 1
Race 6 Rebels Racing Heat 2
Race 7 Junior Productions Heat 2
Race 8 2.0 Hot Rods Heat 2
Race 9 1300 Stock Cars Heat 1
Race 10 Rebels Racing Heat 3
Race 11 Bangers Heat 2
Race 12 Junior Productions Final
Race 13 2.0 Hot Rods Open Scottish Championship
Race 14 Rebels Racing Scottish Championship
Race 15 Bangers Final into DD




Saturday 18th May
16th of May 2019

Saturday 18th May
Welcome back to Lochgelly Raceway for another night of entertaining stock car racing!

The 1300 Stock Cars are the formula on the incline at the moment with numbers seemingly increasing meeting on meeting, and this weekend looks no different with 20 cars currently booked into race, its set to be the highest turnout of the season to date for home based drivers. Andrew Mathieson returns to action after missing a number of meetings due to clashing schedules and will be looking to get his car on the pace ahead of the speed weekend in a couple of weeks time (8/9 June). Craig Haxton and Zak Gilmour have been in good form this season, both showing good speed and neither are afraid to use the bumper. Eddie Corr has suffered a dip in form of late, but will be hoping to get things dialled up again this weekend given that it is the last meeting at home before the European Championship. Rory Naismith made his debut last weekend and secured a meeting final win in the process – Certainly one to watch out for. Likewise his brother Sean who has been in good form this year, already up to a blue grade and able to hold his own. Danny Whyte is no stranger to action and is one of the drivers who loves to be involved in the action and will make a lunge for the lower places in the grid – certainly a good driver to watch!! Stewart Aitken and Patrick Calderwood have scored a good haul of points this year, with Stewart being in great form from blue grade but has suffered some reliability issues that has prevented him from being upgraded to red grade!

The CC Rods started off 2019 slowly car numbers wise, but have picked up over the last few meetings and with just under 20 cars booked into race this weekend, its another great turnout for the non-contact brigade. Lee Wotherspoon has been in good form so far, picking up a number of race wins. Lee will be hoping to continue that form this weekend, but like previous meetings, will have a fight on his hands. Ian Donaldson appears to be back to his best and looks to have his car going well again. Ian is no stranger to victory lane and knows his way around Lochgelly Raceway. Paul Muir is another driver who is always there or thereabouts, and will be looking to score a good haul of points this Saturday night. Brandon Gourlay had a nightmare start to the 2019 season but looks to have turned things around in the last couple of meetings, scoring good places and really good pace – A race win looks just around the corner for Brandon! Dale Burt and James McIntyre look set to join us for their first outings of the season.

The 2.0 Hot Rods are racing for the final time ahead of the ATP / JP Fabrications European Championship here at Lochgelly Raceway on the 8th and 9th of June. 15 cars are booked into race including visitor Martin Heath who is looking to find a decent setup of the car before the June Speedweekend. Jim Pitcaithly has been the driver to beat so far in 2019 at Lochgelly Raceway, however, Kevin Stewart and Gerry Hendry have always been around the top 3 places as well. Brian Wilson has found his feet like a duck to water in the formula since starting out in March. Brian has scooped a number of race wins this season already and won from the blue grade last time out, he’ll be hoping to continue that as he vies for a place in the European Championship. Gary Black and Ryan Adamson have both came on well this year and have secured a number of good results between them, with Ryan taking a heat win in a recent meeting. Chas Bain is no stranger to oval racing and has shown great speed from the back of the grid in his meetings so far this season – Once he gets to start from his graded position, he’ll be up there battling for race wins. The 2.0 Hot Rods have been arguably the best formula of the season to date with every meeting providing nail biting racing as the drivers race in large groups as the battle for positions.

Junior Production Stock Cars are in action as the youngsters take to the track again. Koddi Wright was in dominant form last time out, whilst Lennon Grant scored consistently well as he finds his feet in the new car that he is using for 2019. Jensen Bell will be looking to continue his good progress in the formula and will be hoping for an uneventful night after some technical issues last time out!! Jamie Stewart makes his first outing in the formula, and will likely me straight on the pace with his Ministox experience.

The Superstox are the final formula in action and its good to see numbers finally going in the right direction with the open wheel class as well. Stuart Gilchrist was in good form last time out and had some great battles as he raced his way through the pack. Dean Johnston has started the 2019 season in good form too, finding consistency in both wet and dry conditions. Kenny McKenzie has been at his best in the wet this season, but has also shown good speed in the dry conditions. Adam Low looks to have got his zetec powered car going as he likes his, already scooping a couple of race wins this season and a handful of top 3 finishes in the process. Adam is an unpredictable driver and loves a battle and is certainly no stranger to on track action! Bryan Forrest made the trip over the Irish Sea last weekend and came away with a 2nd place in the Tullyroan Cup. David Frame and Jack Turbitt look to join us on the grid this weekend for the first time this season.

There is no racing here at Lochgelly Raceway next weekend due to a major event with our neighbours at Driftland. We are back in action on Friday 31st May as with the Ministox, Superstox, Stock Rods and ProStocks all in action in the final domestic meeting ahead of our 2nd speed weekend of the season!!

Booking Lists
1300 Stock Cars
10 Patrick Calderwood
17 Stuart Farrell
20 Sandy Allen*
22 Steven Gold
67 Craig Haxton
76 Jamie Brown
76 Michael Courts
78 Stewart Aitken
100 Sean Naismith
110 Craig Connelly
111 Regan Watson*
118 Corey Robertson
122 Zak Gilmour
124 Andrew Mathieson
126 Danny Whyte
253 Jimmy Kerr
654 Eddie Corr
700 Rory Naismith
710 Martin McCafferty
969 John Whyte

Superstox
8 Chris Cuthbert
34 Campbell Scott
53 David Frame*
144 Lewis Willacy
171 Mark Brady
172 Chris Miller
177 Stuart Gilchrist
178 Mark Dews
179 Derek Kilday
196 Allan Gibson
217 Jack Turbitt*
309 Bryan Forrest
446 Dean Johnston
453 Kenny McKenzie
611 Adam Low

2.0 Hot Rods
10 Chas Bain
16 Gary Black
23 Ryan Adamson
26 John Campbell
66 Martin Heath
91 Jim Pitcaithly
147 Gerry Hendry
217 Andrew Denholm
323 Trevor Calvin
610 Ryan Mackie
626 Derek Duff
668 Kevin Stewart
696 Brian Wilson
888 Ger Wilson
899 Paul Carruthers

CC Rods
3 David McFarlane
9 Vernon Sutherland
13 Shane Allen
18 David Herd
20 Brian Allen
34 Colin Thomson
69 Graham Campbell
78 Dale Burt
113 Darren MacDonald
267 Lee Wotherspoon
337 Lee Scott
518 Daniel MacDonald
671 Brandon Gourlay
679 Craig Watson
700 Ian Donaldson
776 James McIntyre
820 Paul Muir
878 Ian Hotchkies

Junior Productions
5 Jack Beresford
9 Amy Devine
16 Evie Black
17 Dylan Smart
50 Leona Anderson
112 Chloe Baird
127 Lennon Grant
188 Jamie Stewart
232 Harvey Sneddon
352 Koddi Wright
871 Jensen Bell

Provisional Running Order
Race 1: Junior Productions Heat 1
Race 2: 2.0 Hot Rods Heat 1
Race 3: CC Rods Heat 1
Race 4: Superstox Heat 1
Race 5: 1300 Stock Cars Heat 1
Race 6: Junior Productions Heat 2
Race 7: 2.0 Hot Rods Heat 2
Race 8: CC Rods Heat 2
Race 9: Superstox Heat 2
Race 10: 1300 Stock Cars Heat 2
Race 11: Junior Productions Final
Race 12: 2.0 Hot Rods Final
Race 13: CC Rods Final
Race 14: Superstox Final
Race 15: 1300 Stock Cars Final

Please note, HRP cannot be held responsible for any driver not fulfilling the booking. Running order subject to change. Information correct at time of publication only.



Lochgelly 11th May 2019
7th of May 2019

The time is now, this week we see a SPECIAL EVENT take place at Lochgelly Raceway, the 2019 staging of the Keir Millar Memorial Finale, and what a night it looks set to be. This is a meeting that is so close to so many peoples hearts, none moreso than the family of Keir Millar who will be with us this weekend. To start the day off with smiles, laughter and memories that will be cherished forever, we have for the first time in Scotland the staging of a PUSH CAR RACE! Yes, a PUSH car race where the adults / older children get to push there smaller brothers, sisters, cousins, friends around the track in a 1 lap race around the quarter mile raceway. Due to the HUGE popularity of the event, we have had to split them into 2 races with almost 70 teams entering the event!! The grand parade for the push car race will take place between 1530 and 1555 with the first of the 2 shootout races taking place at 1600!! We are also pleased to announce a guest starter for these races is that of Sharon Fisher, Keirs mum, it is an honour for us to allow Sharon to take part in this event. Ensure you are here sharp to witness this fun filled event!!

Following on from that, the serious racing will commence at 1700 as the Ministox race for the final of the Keir Millar Memorial Event with the winner being presented with the prestigious trophy that they all want to win. We have over 30 cars booked in for the Ministox so its going to be a lively event as it is the title that every driver will want to win. Scott Allardyce, Jamie Stewart, Ciaran Adams, Taylor Borthwick and Aaron Richards will likely start off as pre race favourites given the form that they have all started 2019 in, however, given the event and high stake emotions, anything can happen. Robbie Armit and Rian Mitchell have both started 2019 off in fine form however both are now starting a bit further back the grades so it will be interested to see how the final grid shapes up. Northern based driver Ross Lawrence will be hoping for some good fortune having struggled in the early part of the season for consistency, but will be hoping it all comes good for him this weekend. Following on from the Keir Millar race we will have a couple of heats and a final for the Ministox to round up there night. The Keir Millar Memorial Race will act as the meeting final for the meeting, with a 2/3 format being run for the remaining 3 races.

Along side the Ministox, we have the Ninja Karts, a formula that seen Keir crowned the first ever Scottish World Champion in the formula before he moved onto Ministox. We have over 30 Ninja Karts booked in as well with a couple of visitors from England. Bailey Millar will be wanting to win a few races given the occasion in remembering his cousin Keir. Bailey has already won the National and European Championship this season in what is turning out to be an excellent year for the youngster. Rachel Kidd has been ever consistent in the Ninja Karts and is a now established front runner across the UK and Ireland. This was backed up by scoring 3 out of 3 podium finishes last Saturday night here at Lochgelly Raceway whilst also scoring a 3rd place in the European Championship on Sunday at Aldershot. Charlie Hardie will be back out on track and looking to get a few more wins under his belt as he nears retirement age for the formula. Jack Baird was the superstar of last week, scooping a hat trick of race wins on the night – he’ll be hoping for more of the same results this weekend in front of a good crowd. Kaitlyn Smart has been in good form of late as well and will be looking to get a win under her belt soon. A slightly different format will be run for the Ninja Karts this weekend with a 3/4 race format to be used which will mean that there won’t be a whites and yellows race on the night.

The Bangers were always one of Keir’s favourite formula and it’s therefore one of the formula that we always have on at this weekend in the shape of the National Micro Bangers. There are currently 33 bangers booked in and ready to cause havoc around the raceway. A large number of drivers are making the trip from England to be with us this weekend and will be hoping go home afterwards having had a great meeting and a good few crashes!

The 1300 Stock Cars are in action and the likes of Patrick Calderwood and Stewart Aitken will be looking to continue there good vein of form. Sean Naismith will be back out in action in his car and will be looking to build on his progress in the formula so far! Zak Gilmour and Corey Robertson were in action at Ipswich last weekend for the British Championship meeting and both expect to be with us this weekend as they look to put on a show. Regan Watson has been out a few times this year now and has got quicker with each passing meeting. As well as becoming quicker he has also acquired a liking to using the front bumper!!

The final formula in action are the Junior Bangers – Many thanks to those making the trip to join us in what is a rare meeting for the formula here at Lochgelly Raceway.

Ensure you join us on Saturday 11th May to mark the occasion – It looks set to be one of the best meetings of the season so far!!

Booking Lists
National Micro Bangers
11 Gav Fletcher
13 Dean Sievwright
14 James Paton
27 Liam Glendinning
36 Ryan Burden
99 Lee Clarke
110 Jamie McKensie
118 Kenneth Scollon
127 Mark Boyle
133 Lee Kopacz
134 Josh Heeps
143 Brandon Womersley
159 Calum Campbell
164 Gary Mentiplay
209 Mark Morrison
224 Kevin Gumble
231 Callum Lamont
232 Ryan Fretter
246 Dylan Ward
265 Tamsin Gordon
274 Jon Taylor
374 Jake Carter
468 Declan Jackson
477 Jack Speirs
478 Craig Royal
478 Chris Speirs
479 Dale Jakubowski
566 Hamish Gilfillan
795 Derek Jamison
842 Barry Innes
883 Chris Thomson
901 Derek Wilson

Ministox
21 Ethan Doul
28 Mirran Adams
50 Ross Lawrence
74 Jamie Sangster
111 Koddi Wright
121 Maddison Gilmour
122 Kai Gilmour
128 Ciaran Adams
136 Charlie Henry
142 Jake Wilson
165 Jamie Dawson
172 Rian Mitchell
178 Scott Allardyce
188 Jamie Stewart
199 Mitchell Gold
210 Aaron Richards
601 Logan Bruce
603 Brandon Morton
604 Ryan Borthwick
607 Declan Honeyman
612 Jay Paterson
621 Mika Millar
627 Barry Scott
629 Taylor Borthwick
645 Kyle Roberts
648 Robbie Hamilton
682 Max Walker *
684 Robbie Armit
688 Lauren Ford
927 Owen Robbins

Junior Bangers
14 Will Walmsley
33 Jacob Hampson
50 James Slater
90 Joey Holmes
274 Jamie Sangster
303 Morgan Hill
352 Koddi Wright
452 Harry Eyles
476 Freddie Speirs
800 Jacob Rushton

1300 Stock Cars
10 Patrick Calderwood
17 Stuart Farrell
22 Steven Gold
75 Michael Courts
76 Jamie Brown
78 Stewart Aitken
110 Craig Connelly
111 Regan Watson
118 Corey Robertson
122 Zak Gilmour*
126 Danny Whyte
654 Eddie Corr
710 Martin McCafferty

Ninja Karts
1 Charlie Hardie
6 Hamish Plenderleith
9 William Plenderleith
14 Demi Ritchie
27 Kayden Connor
31 James Stewart
45 Dougie Kidd
49 Connie Anderson
60 Bailey Millar
66 Neave McGill
73 Declan Dixon
74 Aiden Duffy
80 Alfie Hosey
112 Jack Baird
117 Caelan Grant
133 Kenzie Kopacz
145 Rachel Kidd
227 Jack Connor
272 Connor Frame
297 Lewis Linton
307 Lewis Dickson
475 Archie Spiers
562 Keiron Hay
591 Murray Hall
618 Stuart Shevill
636 Lewis Duffy
689 Abbie Carruthers
721 Kenzie Bell
809 Toby Tyson
878 Leeland Dearn
900 Kaitlyn Smart
901 Candice Smart

Provisional Running Order
Pre Meeting Practice - 1430-1530
Coupe Car Parade Lap - 1530
Coupe Car Race 1 - 1600
Coupe Car Race 2 - 1610
Ministox Parade Lap - 1625
Race 1 Ministox Keir Millar Finale
Race 2 Ninja Karts Heat 1 (A,B,C)
Race 3 1300 Stock Cars Heat 1
Race 4 Ministox Heat 1 (A,B)
Race 5 Ninja Karts Heat 2 (A,B,D)
Race 6 Junior Bangers Heat 1
Race 7 Micro Bangers Heat 1
Race 8 1300 Stock Cars Heat 2
Race 9 Ministox Heat 2 (A,C)
Race 10 Ninja Karts Heat 3 (A,C,D)
Race 11 Junior Bangers Heat 2
Race 12 Micro Bangers Heat 2
Race 13 1300 Stock Cars Final
Race 14 Ministox Heat 3 (B,C)
Race 15 Ninja Karts Heat 4 (B,C,D)
Race 16 Junior Bangers Final
Race 17 Micro Bangers Final
Race 18 Micro Bangers DD

Please Note - Running order is subject to change and is dependent on the number of cars appearing on the day.

Booking lists correct at time of publication.

For the latest information, visit our website at hardieracepromotions.co.uk

We look forward to seeing you all at Lochgelly Raceway this coming Saturday as we remember Keir Millar in what looks set to be a spectacular race meeting.




Saturday 4th May Preview
3rd of May 2019

We’re back at Lochgelly Raceway for another night of entertainment at Scotlands Premier Raceway!

It’s another 5 formula line up and it’s looking like a decent meeting with enough cars in all formula to provide good racing, and what’s more, the weather forecast is looking like its going to be nice to us and have some dry racing!

The Stock Rods are in action before they have a few weeks off of racing domestically. Stuart Bannatyne and Gary Nicholls are set to return to racing after missing a few meetings for varying reasons. Christopher Leslie also makes a return after missing out last weekend due to gearbox issues with the car. Darren McAlpine will be back at red grade after his double heat win last weekend and will be hoping for the car to show the same sort of pace that it has shown from blue in the last month after a disappointing start to the season by his standards. Siobhan Martin has been in excellent form so far this season, with a number of final wins already under her belt, she’ll be looking to continue that form this weekend, however, her long term competitor, Chris Lattka will be looking to put an end to that run! This week’s meeting final tyre is sponsored by Alan Cuthbert.

The Superstox look set to have there best turnout of the season, with Chris Cuthbert and Mark Dews returning to action this weekend. Chris Miller had a disastrous meeting last week after seeing his engine let go in the opening race, but is expected to be back out in action this weekend. Bryan Forrest has shown good speed and consistency in both dry and wet conditions and has certainly got to grips with his car this year already. Dean Johnston has potentially been the driver of the season so far however, after starting the season as a blue grade driver has stepped up to the red grade and has certainly held his own, even managing a couple of wins in the process. Dean isn’t afraid to mix it up and knows how to use the bumper and dispose of the opposition at the earliest opportunity as to not be held up for too long! European Champion Stuart Gilchrist is as yet unsure if he’ll make the racing due to work, but is hoping to be in attendance after missing a few meetings this season already. Adam Low has managed to get his Zetec powered car going good and has picked up a few race wins in the process, and is another driver who isn’t afraid of an on track battle! Allan Gibson hopes to make his first outing of the season.

The Junior Productions have seen a good increase in car numbers this season with more expected to join in the coming months. Last week 3 newcomers made there debut, Jensen Bell, Amy Devine and Leona Anderson, with Jensen having the most success after picking up a couple of podium finishes. All three were at mid week practice and seem to be progressing well and will no doubt all be up there soon battling for podium finishes. Jack Beresford and Koddi Wright currenty lead the way in the points, but with the likes of Dylan Smart and Chloe Baird gaining confidence on a week by week basis, the challenges for the wins are going to become more difficult.

The 2.0 Hot Rods have made a good start to the season and have provided some of the best non contact racing you’ll see. Good fields of cars have been pretty consistent throughout the season already and this weekend certainly looks to continue the trend. Jim Pitcaithly, Brian Wilson, Gerry Hendry will lead the charge for victories, however Kevin Stewart, Billy Bonnar and Chas Bain will be looking to challenge them and put up a good fight. There is very little between a lot of the drivers this year and as previous meetings have proved, this provides for excellent racing – Certainly a formula worth watching. With the cut off for the upcoming European Championship being on the 18th May, there is only a couple of meetings left for drivers to score points to secure the place in the ATP / JP Fabrications European Championship which will see BTCC star Aiden Moffat compete as a guest entry.

The Ninja Karts are in action for the first of 2 meetings in succession, and have another strong field of karts. The youngsters have proven themselves to be a valuable asset to the race format over a number of years, but this year they seem to be excelling themselves. Just under 30 karts are expected to be in attendance with around 20 karts in each race, the racing always keeps you on the edge of your seat! The likes of Rachel Kidd, Charlie Hardie, Bailey Millar and Toby Tyson will be hoping for a clean meeting with them, plus a few others travelling south to participate in the Ninja Kart European Championship at Aldershot on the Sunday.

Ensure you join us for what looks to be a good meeting here at Lochgelly Raceway!

Adults - £10
Concessions - £5
12-15yrs - £5
Under 12s GO FREE
Trackside Parking - £5 per vehicle.

Booking Lists

Superstox
8 Chris Cuthbert
34 Campbell Scott
119 Aaron Riddell
144 Lewis Willacy
171 Mark Brady
172 Chris Miller
177 Stuart Gilchrist
178 Mark Dews
179 Derek Kilday
196 Allan Gibson
309 Bryan Forrest
446 Dean Johnston
453 Kenny McKenzie
611 Adam Low

Stock Rods
7 Andy Grant
25 Siobhan Martin
27 Gary Dean
40 Chris Leslie
46 Stewart Paterson
127 Jamie Bell
146 Ricky White
176 Gary Nicholls
194 John Lee Green
248 David Crichton
393 Stuart Bannatyne
658 Chris Lattka
721 Darren McAlpine
878 Chris Dearn

2.0 Hot Rods
10 Chas Bain
16 Gary Black
23 Ryan Adamson
26 Jock Campbell
91 Jim Pitcaithly
147 Gerry Hendry
217 Andrew Denholm
323 Trevor Calvin
610 Ryan Mackie
668 Kevin Stewart
696 Brian Wilson
844 Billy Bonnar *
888 Ger Wilson

Ninja Karts
1 Charlie Hardie
6 Hamish Plenderleith
9 William Plenderleith
14 Demi Ritchie
27 Kayden Connor
31 James Stewart
45 Dougie Kidd
49 Connie Anderson
60 Bailey Millar
66 Neave McGill
73 Declan Dixon
80 Alfie Hosey
112 Jack Baird
117 Caelan Grant
133 Kenzie Kopacz
145 Rachel Kidd
227 Jack Connor
272 Connor Frame
297 Lewis Linton
307 Lewis Dickson
388 Cole Ford
475 Archie Speirs
618 Stuart Shevill
721 Kenzie Bell
809 Toby Tyson
878 Leeland Dearn
888 Evie Ford
900 Kaitlyn Smart
901 Candice Smart

Junior Productions
5 Jack Beresford
9 Amy Devine
16 Evie Black
17 Dylan Smart
50 Leona Anderson
112 Chloe Baird
127 Lennon Grant
232 Harvey Sneddon
352 Koddi Wright
605 John Bremner
871 Jensen Bell


Provisional Running Order
Race 1 Ninja Karts White & Yellow
Race 2 Junior Productions Heat 1
Race 3 Stock Rods Heat 1
Race 4 2.0 Hot Rods Heat 1
Race 5 Superstox Heat 1
Race 6 Ninja Karts Heat 1
Race 7 Superstox Heat 1
Race 8 Junior Productions Heat 2
Race 9 Stock Rods Heat 2
Race 10 2.0 Hot Rods Heat 2
Race 11 Ninja Karts Heat 2
Race 12 Superstox Heat 2
Race 13 Junior Productions Final
Race 14 Ninja Karts Heat 3
Race 15 Stock Rods Final
Race 16 2.0 Hot Rods Final
Race 17 Superstox Final

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2.0 Hot Rod European Championship!!
1st of May 2019

Hardie Race Promotions in association with Spedeworth Motorsports have worked endlessly over the last 7 years to improve the sport and establish mainstream coverage both here in Scotland and throughout the UK and Ireland.

Hardie Race Promotions, in association with Spedeworth Motorsports, in partnership with ATP (Scott Lea) and JP Fabrications (Jim Pitcaithly), are proud to be taking our sport forward, and as part of always endeavoring to improve the sport, we look to form partnerships with various parties, and are proud to see this come to fruition with the supply of a guest car for the 2.0 Hot Rod European Championship. With that in mind, it is with great privilege that we are able to confirm that Laser Tools BTCC driver Aiden Moffat Racing (Aiden Moffat) will be participating in the 2019 2.0 Hot Rod European Championship at Lochgelly Raceway on the 8th and 9th of June 2019, in a high specification race car supplied by ATP in partnership with JP Fabrications, with alloy parts being provided by ASD Welding Services Ltd.

Hardie Race Promotions would like to thank Spedeworth Motorsports for both allowing us to host a large number of major championships throughout the year, and for allowing Aiden to participate in the European Championship.

We’d like to extend our thanks to Scott Lea at ATP who has supplied the car for Aiden to race in, with work being done on the car by JP Fabrications to ensure it is competitive. ATP and JP Fabrications are also confirmed as the 2.0 Hot Rod European Championship Sponsor, with ASD Welding sponsoring the 2.0 Hot Rod Open Scottish Championship on the Sunday afternoon.

Don't forget to join us at Lochgelly Raceway on the 8th and 9th June in our European Championship Triple Crown!!



Advance Tickets at HRP
26th of April 2019

Hardie Race Promotions are delighted to announce that advance discount tickets will now available for selected events throughout the 2019 season.

This follows on from a number of requests by our customers throughout the last year and beyond.

The first meeting that will see advance tickets available is Saturday 11th May 2019, our Keir Millar Memorial Meeting. Tickets can be bought online for this event up until Tuesday 30th April. Beyond that date it will be pay at the gate only.

On the gate prices for this event will be -
Adults - £12
Concesssions - £7
12-15 - £5
Under 12s FREE.

Concessions and Adults can SAVE money by purchasing tickets in advance via our new online shop, found under the HRP+ menu on our website.

Advance tickets will be available only at selected special events throughout the season and can only be purchased online in advance of the meeting. Advance tickets will go off sale between 7 and 10 days prior to the actual event taking place.

Advance tickets are also on sale for our Caravan Carnage event at the end of June which will use the same pricing structure as our meeting on the 11th May.

Visit our website, www.hardieracepromotions.co.uk to secure your advance tickets.



HRP Preview 27-4-19
26th of April 2019

We’re back for the latest round of action at Lochgelly Raceway, Scotlands Premier Raceway!!

The Superstox are in action with us this weekend. Bryan Forrest leads the track championship in 2019 so far, and will be hoping to extend that lead this weekend. Chris Miller is back in action after missing the last few meetings due to work and family commitments. Chris will be hoping to get back to what he knows best quickly. Lee Livingston debuted a new car for him at the last meeting and encountered some braking and handling issues that he will hope to have resolved. Derek Kilday has made good progress since returning to racing after a number of years on the other side of the fence, Derek will be hoping to continue that progress as he bids to seal his first top three finish in the formula. Kenny McKenzie, Mark Brady and Dean Johnston have all started the season in good form and haven’t been afraid to mix it up with the use of the front bumper, much the same will be expected from them this weekend as they look to keep there competitors on there toes. Mark Dews and Stuart Gilchrist are hoping to be with us this weekend pending work commitments.

The Junior Productions have began to show signs of encouragement after a slow start to the formula since it’s introduction. Leona Anderson is the latest new driver to join the ranks and should be out this week. Jack Beresford and Koddi Wright are likely to start as the two favourites for silverware this coming weekend, however you can’t rule anyone out as these kids make progress quickly!!

The ProStocks are in action for the second week in succession. Lee Kopacz won a couple of races last week and only missed out in the final after coming home in 2nd place behind David Linton. David Linton is another driver who has started the season off in good form, already sealing a number of wins in 2019. Further back the pack, Paul Barron has been the top scorer although he looks to have been having some fun on track last week as he was mixing things up with the other drivers, most notably with John Jackson in the meeting final last week; Paul was up into second place and looked set to chase down the leader but decided to have a crash and attempt a spin on John Jackson which cost him second place as a result. It’s not all about winning they say!!

The CC Rods have been picking up as the season has gone on, and this week looks no different with a good turnout of cars expected to be with us. Colin Thomson is set to debut his new car that looks really smart. He’ll be hoping it goes as good as it looks. Craig Watson failed to make it out for heat one last week, so will be hoping to get a little further this week. Lee Wotherspoon was in fine form last week taking a couple of race wins, which seen him elevated up the grades for this Saturday. Can Lee win from a little further back, or will the likes of Ian Hotchkies, Ian Donaldson and Paul Muir be able to chase him down? Find out on Saturday night!

The Stock Rods have been on there travels, with a number of drivers racing in Ireland and Hednesford over the recent Bank Holiday weekend. It is back to domestic action tonight though, and the non contact brigade will be looking to provide some excellent door to door racing. Chris Lattka and Siobhan Martin lead the points charts, but any number of drivers are capable of winning races. Stuart Bannatyne won a 2 races on his first outing of the season the last time he raced, can he carry on that form? Gary Dean hasn’t quite shown the speed he had at the end of last year; he will be looking to change his fortunes and be back up there challenging for race wins. Darren McAlpine starting from blue grade will be hoping to make the most of it, though the likes of Stewart Paterson and Andy Grant will have the same ideas!!

Ensure you join us on Saturday night for our final meeting of April at Lochgelly Raceway.

Admission Prices
Adults £10
Concessions £5
12-15 Years £5
Under 12s Free

Provisional Running Order
Pre Meeting Practice 1530-1630
Race 1 Junior Productions Heat 1
Race 2 CC Rods Heat 1
Race 3 Superstox Heat 1
Race 4 Stock Rods Heat 1
Race 5 ProStocks Heat 1
Race 6 Junior Productions Heat 2
Race 7 CC Rods Heat 2
Race 8 Superstox Heat 2
Race 9 Stock Rods Heat 2
Race 10 ProStocks Heat 2
Race 11 Junior Productions Final
Race 12 CC Rods Final
Race 13 Superstox Final
Race 14 Stock Rods Final
Race 15 ProStocks Final

Running order subject to change. First race 6pm.

Please note that no pedestrians are allowed in the pit lane holding area.

Booking Lists
Stock Rods
7 Andy Grant
25 Siobhan Martin
27 Gary Dean
46 Stewart Paterson
127 Jamie Bell
146 Ricky White
194 John Lee Green
248 David Crichton
393 Stuart Bannatyne
557 Jock McEwan
658 Chris Lattka
721 Darren McAlpine
878 Chris Dearn

Superstox
34 Campbell Scott
55 Lee Livingston
119 Aaron Riddell
144 Lewis Willacy
171 Mark Brady
172 Chris Miller
177 Stuart Gilchrist
179 Derek Kilday
309 Bryan Forrest
446 Dean Johnston
453 Kenny McKenzie


Junior Productions
5 Jack Beresford
16 Evie Black
17 Dylan Smart
50 Leona Anderson
112 Chloe Baird
127 Lennon Grant
232 Harvey Sneddon
352 Koddi Wright
605 John Bremner

ProStocks
1 Paul Barron
122 John Jackson
133 Lee Kopacz
162 Grumm Fleming
170 Ian Christie
297 David Linton
327 David Izzat
401 Aaron Lithgow
577 Craigie Millar
710 Robert Welsh
717 George Barr

CC Rods
3 David McFarlane
9 Vernon Sutherland
13 Shane Allen
18 David Herd
20 Brian Allen
34 Colin Thomson
69 Graham Campbell
113 Darren McDonald
267 Lee Wotherspoon
337 Lee Scott
518 Daniel McDonald
671 Brandon Gourlay
679 Craig Watson
700 Ian Donaldson
820 Paul Muir
878 Ian Hotchkies

Please note, whilst great care is taken in compiling booking lists, HRP cannot be held responsible for drivers failing to turn up.




Lochgelly 12th April
10th of April 2019

Friday Night Racing Is BACK!

Our first Friday night meeting of 2019 is upon us and we welcome the Ministox, Superstox, Stock Rods and 2.0 Hot Rods at Lochgelly Raceway in what should be a great way to start of your weekend!

The Ministox have been in sensational form in the early part of the season with some excellent bumper to bumper action from the youngsters. There has been around 20 cars in attendance at each of our meetings in 2019 and this week looks no different with over 20 cars currently booked in to race on Friday night. Friday night will see Aaron Richards join us yet again as he looks to continue his good haul of points at Lochgelly Raceway this season. Ciaran Adams was in good form last time out and will be looking to continue that streak as he looks to get himself back up to red grade at the first time of asking after dropping to blue for April. Mitchell Gold started the season off on fire but struggled last time he was out here at Lochgelly Raceway; Mitchell has had some great battles with his on track competitors this season which is all part of the parcel in the Ministox class. Scott Allardyce has done a fair bit of travelling this year already and was at Skegness last weekend. Scott has started the season well and will be looking to turn his consistency into race victories, starting this weekend! Taylor Borthwick has been in excellent form and currently leads our track championship. Taylor isn’t scared to mix it up neither, and is certainly one to watch both this weekend and throughout the season. Jamie Stewart is another one that has shown good form this year and is currently leading the HRP National Points. Jamie Stewart and Mitchell Gold have had some excellent battles between them already here at Lochgelly and this coming Friday we expect to be much the same. Newcomers this year, Robbie Armit, Jake Wilson and Rian Mitchell have all made a mark in 2019 and have been recognised by most as showing a lot of potential – The Ministox class of 2019 certainly looks to be up there as one of the best already.

The 2.0 Hot Rods have started the season off excellently with a very evenly matched grid of cars which has given us some excellent racing this season – Jim Pitcaithly and Kevin Stewart stole the headlines last time out for a fantastic battle for the lead in the final, as well as providing some excellent entertainment during the heats. A good grid of cars always helps the cause and this season looks to be the best season that the formula has had since it was brought to Scotland a few years ago. Gary Black, Brian Wilson, Ryan Mackie, Trevor Calvin and Colin Wotherspoon all had some fascinating races and have proven difficult to be overtaken; watch out for some more 5/6 car battles developing this Friday night in the 2.0 Hot Rod class as drivers try different approaches and different styles to move up through the places. Englishman Dave Leech is a welcome visitor as he looks to get in some practice ahead of the June Speedweekend!

Siobhan Martin and Chris Lattka have both started the season well in the Stock Rods and will both be with us tonight as they battle there way from the back of the grid to score as many points as they possibly can in the race for the National Points. 2019 doesn’t look to be a 2 horse race however, as the likes of Jamie Bell and Gary Dean have both scored well in the early part of the season and look more than capable of keeping up a challenge. Stewart Paterson is back out tonight and will be hoping to claim his first win of the season after having one taken off of him last time the stock rods were out here at Lochgelly Raceway. Stuart Bannatyne rejoined the ranks recently and got his season off to a flier scoring a couple of race wins – He’ll be starting a bit further back this Friday night though after his upgrading, but will no doubt be in the mix for race wins again given the pace that he demonstrated previously!

The Superstox are the final formula in action. The Superstox class have started the season off fairly slowly in relation to car numbers, but have more than made up for that with on track action. Dean Johnston is finding good pace in his car of late and is certainly looking to be one of the top drivers in 2019. Dean has been progressing as a driver since he came into the formula and now looks capable of mixing it up with the likes of Bryan Forrest and Stuart Gilchrist, and isn’t shy to put his front bumper to good effect neither. Similarly, Mark Dews finally looks to have found the form that we all know he is capable of after scoring his first race win in the last outing for the Superstox – Mark will be hoping for some more silverware this weekend.

Ensure you join us on Friday night and start your weekend off with a bang!!!

All the action for just £10 per adult!



Keir Millar Memorial Meeting
20th of March 2019

Hardie Race Promotions are pleased to release the poster for this years Keir Millar Memorial meeting to be held on 11th May, with the permission of Keir’s family.

We’d love to see a great turnout across the formula that Keir was a part of, or loved most.

Bookings are now open for this special event. Please book via home Promotions where required or message the page.



Nifty Ninjas
20th of March 2019

We’re back for more action at Lochgelly Raceway and it is the youngsters that look to be stealing the headlines!

A huge number of Ninja Karts are due to be in action – 30 at the time of writing including English visitor Jake Ashby in the 507 kart. Charlie Hardie won 3 races last time out but will be hard pushed to do the same this time out with an increase in number of karts on track. Bailey Millar will be looking to push Charlie all the way as Bailey looks for his first win of the season after narrowly missing out in the opening meeting after a great battle with Hardie. Lewis Dickson will be looking to make the most of his white grade start and will be looking for a race win on the evening – Lewis was in good form last time out and was unlucky in a couple of the races. Keiron Hay won the Whites and Yellows race, and will be looking to score a few points in this meeting too. A number of karts in the lower grades have opted to do the three main heats rather than the whites and yellows races in order to push their confidence levels further. For the Ninja Karts, it is the final meeting of the month and will therefore see a regrading done after the meeting as the grids look set to be reshuffled come April!

The Ministox are in action for the 2nd successive week and for the 3rd time this season, English visitor Aaron Richards is due to be in attendance with us. All credit must go to Aaron and his team putting in the miles week after week, they are a credit to the sport with the effort and commitment shown. Aaron didn’t have the best of luck last week and will be hoping for a change in fortunes this week. Rian Mitchell debuted in the 172 car last week, taking over from brother Micheal who has now retired, although it is rumoured he may be out in a banger later this year. Robbie Armit has been making great progress in his Ministox and has scored a number of points from the back of the grid already. Mitchell Gold has made a flying start to the 2019 season which see’s him top the points standings; Mitch will be hoping to get a few more points under his belt before he moves up the grades at the beginning of April. Scott Allardyce has made a steady start to the season, and although hasn’t picked up any race wins as yet, has always shown great consistency to score a lot of points. There will be a whites and yellows race to start of the meeting which has been organised in co-ordination with the Ministox Disco team.

The Stock Rods are out in force this weekend with the best turnout of the season to date, with 17 cars booked in to race. Debuts are expected for Pete Honeyman and Craig Tosh, whilst Alan Cuthbert is hoping to be back on track after sitting out the last meeting. Chris Lattka, Ricky White and Siobhan Martin will lead the charge from the back of the grid in the heats to try and score well in order to get a good grid position for the meeting final. Jamie Bell had a meeting to remember last time and will be hoping for more of the same. With 17 cars on track, the on track spectacle is sure to be enthralling as the cars dual for position. Certainly a formula worth the watch! Stuart Bannatyne has put up a tyre for the final in the Stock Rods as a little extra sponsorship.

The CC Rods are back in action sponsored by Colin Wotherspoon Joinery. Darren MacDonald is back out this time from the yellow grade after picking up a couple of race wins last time, Darren will be looking for the same kind of results this weekend. Ian Donaldson was quick last time out and was unlucky not to pick up any race wins for his efforts, but with some of the quicker lower grade driver having won a few races already and now starting a bit further back, it will give the drivers coming from the back an opportunity to catch them, maybe. Brandon Gourlay will be hoping to finish each of the races tonight in order to give him a chance of scoring well.

The final formula in action are the 1300 Stock Cars, which has seen a few extra sponsors come on board for the meeting, including Team Whyte who are going to put up extra money for the meeting final, whilst Sutherland Home Improvements and REL have put up 4 tyres between them for the 1300s as well. Sean Naismith looks set to make his debut in the car that brother Rory was due to be out in, whilst Craig Connelly looks set to make his first outing of the season, with Bobby Gold hoping to have his car ready in time too.

Join us at Lochgelly Raceway for an action packed night full of entertainment, all for just £10!!

Don’t forget, under 12s go FREE, concessions are only £5 and we offer trackside parking for just £5 per vehicle too!

Please note, no public or race teams are permitted in the holding area in the pits. We also ask kindly that those with high vehicles and are using trackside parking, use the upper 2 levels.