Points and a podium for Parr at Knockhill

Sunday, 23 August 2015 12:12:13 Europe/London

Mark Cole claimed second place in ProAm1 for his second visit to the podium in 2015 with Dino Zamparelli and Paul Rees scoring solid points.

The Parr Motorsport team enjoyed a strong performance in the opening race of the Knockhill weekend as the cars went out onto a damp track after it rained overnight. All the cars started the race on slick tyres and did very well to avoid contact in the opening laps on the greasy surface.

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Solid result for Dino in race one

Sunday, 9 August 2015 16:56:17 Europe/London

Dino Zamparelli scored solid points in race one of the Carrera Cup GB double-header at Snetterton.

Starting in seventh, Dino capitalised on a coming together into turn two on the opening lap when James Sutton was hit from behind by Ryan Cullen, catapulting him into Stephen Jelley. Dino was able to pick his way through the middle of the melee to claim fifth place on the opening lap. 

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Dino drives blind in Snetterton Qualifying

Saturday, 8 August 2015 19:53:00 Europe/London

Parr Motorsport’s Dino Zamparelli suffered a bizarre technical issue in qualifying but still managed to overcome the handicap to claim seventh position for both races.

The Clifton-based youngster had to complete the half hour session without a working dash, leaving him without gear display, shift lights and all the other information the driver relies on to get the maximum from his car.

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Dino flies solo as Parr heads for Snetterton Success

Thursday, 6 August 2015 10:25:33 Europe/London

Parr Motorsport will be fielding a single entry in this weekend’s Porsche Carrera Cup GB races at Snetterton.

The Norfolk-based circuit plays host to rounds nine and ten as the championship kicks back into life after a mid-season summer break. After a solid first half to the year, the team will be looking to move things up a gear and realise the potential everyone knows it has.

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Dinner with Dino

Tuesday, 4 August 2015 16:49:00 Europe/London

Being quick behind the wheel of a racing car is only one element required in a modern, professional racing driver's toolkit. Fitness, media savvy and diet are all key parts of the whole package for a driver looking to make their way in motorsport. We sat down with our own pro driver Dino Zamparelli and talked diet ahead of this weekend's races at Snetterton . . .

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VIDEO: Croft Track Guide

Saturday, 27 June 2015 10:32:23 Europe/London

Join Dino Zamparelli, Paul Rees and driver coach Rory Butcher for a walk around the Croft circuit for our track guide.

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More points for Parr at Oulton Park

Monday, 8 June 2015 09:15:46 Europe/London

Dino Zamparelli ended his first visit to Oulton Park since 2011 with a brace of fifth places after a weekend of ups and downs for the Parr Motorsport team.

After Peter Kyle-Henney’s spectacular exit from race one, the team was reduced to three entries for pros Dino Zamparelli and Paul Rees and ProAm1 runner Mark Cole.

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Parr in the top ten as Kyle-Henney exits spectacularly

Monday, 8 June 2015 09:12:09 Europe/London

Dino Zamparelli and Paul Rees scored top ten finishes in round five at Oulton Park as tem mate Peter Kyle-Henney spectacularly somersaulted into retirement.

A problematic qualifying session meant Dino, Paul and Mark all lined up out of position on the grid. Paul and Mark both benefited early on with Jayde Kruger retiring with a broken driveshaft. After that the cars were all closely bunched, fighting to find the smallest of gaps to make a move.

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Oulton Park Preview

Thursday, 4 June 2015 13:12:26 Europe/London

Parr Motorsport head to Oulton Park for rounds five and six of the Porsche Carrera Cup GB this weekend (6-7 June). 

The team head to the Cheshire circuit after a mixed weekend at the previous round at Spa Francorchamps in Belgium.

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Cole hunts down pack as Parr score solid points

Tuesday, 5 May 2015 09:28:34 Europe/London

Parr Motorsport’s Mark Cole staged a stunning comeback drive from the back of the grid to finish fifteenth and fifth in class. Mark followed the lead of his team-mates to score solid points for his championship challenge. Dino Zamparelli was able to convert his second row start into fifth place with fellow pro driver Paul Rees two places behind in seventh. Paul was actually demoted to eighth by Ryan Cullen who took the place on the last lap, leaving the track to do so and was later dropped down the order after the race allowing Paul to reclaim seventh.

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Parr delivers the speed as Spa delivers the drama

Friday, 1 May 2015 07:52:43 Europe/London

Parr Motorsport’s Carrera Cup European visit allowed the team to demonstrate its speed but the rain and unpredictable track conditions lead to some dramas as well. All four cars showed pace and a good progression in the first session which was the drier of the two. Come the afternoon, after several hours of light but constant rain, the circuit was slower and much wetter but just as challenging.

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Disappointment for Parr but Rees provides ray of sunlight

Sunday, 5 April 2015 17:53:41 Europe/London

Race two continued the weekend's disappointing theme for Parr Motorsport as GP3 convert Dino Zamparelli was punted out of the race at the first corner. The Bristol Sport backed car was tapped into the gravel at Paddock Hill bend spelling the end of his race.

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Hard knock life for Kyle-Henney in bruising opening Carrera Cup round

Saturday, 4 April 2015 20:28:36 Europe/London

Parr Motorsport’s woes continued after a disappointing performance in race one of the 2015 Porsche Carrera Cup GB championship. All four entries got off the line and either held or improved their positions. Dino, Paul and Mark ran most of the race in close company making progress through the field.

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Rain dampens Parr’s qualifying performance

Saturday, 4 April 2015 19:51:49 Europe/London

Parr Motorsport endured a disappointing start to the season when unpredictable weather conditions worked against the team’s carefully thought out strategy. Having shown strong pace in Friday’s Free Practice sessions with Dino finishing second overall and Mark Cole and Peter Kyle-Henney topping ProAm1 and ProAm2 respectively.

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The team were present at the Northamptonshire-based circuit for the annual Carrera Cup media day, organised by the championship, to launch the brand new season.

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