Falcon Motor Club Vice-President Neil Bray has competed in many forms of Motorsport over the years. Back in the 70’s Neil was a keen Autocrosser in a Mini. Then the Stock Car bug bit and Neil drove a Formula 2 machine until he had the accident where he lost his arm at Ipswich. Apart from an interlude autocrossing an Escort Neil has concentrated on trialling, with the ex-Derek Fleming Primrose and a number of Skoda’s.
Then a couple of years ago Neil’s son Chris started racing an Escort in the Classic Touring Car Racing Clubs Group 1 championship. His appetite wetted by Chris’s exploits, and a couple of outings in the car, Neil decided to go racing with his own machine and acquired a 3 litre Mk 1 Capri that had been prepared for Historic Saloon Car Racing.
Early in 2007 former CTCRC chairman Neil Hugh Poston offered Neil his Fiesta and team 76 now race that car in the pre – 83 Group 1 race.
A few years later along came a Pre93 BMW M3