Traffic Blights Barker’s Charge

Wednesday, 11 September 2013 10:55:11 Europe/London

“It was good and bad.” Was Paul Robe’s succinct assessment of the Porsche Supercup race at Monza as Parr Motorsport’s Ben Barker endured a trying weekend.  The Oxford based driver got off to a flying start in Friday practice setting a time good enough for seventh overall, just over seven tenths off fastest.

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Positive result at Spa for Parr

Tuesday, 27 August 2013 14:49:15 Europe/London

Ben Barker and the Parr Motorsport team had a positive result in the Belgian Grand Prix supporting Porsche Supercup race on Sunday.  The Briton had only managed to complete ten laps of the daunting Spa Francochamps circuit in the Adrennes forest before the weekend started.

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Barker maintains top ten form at Silverstone

Monday, 1 July 2013 12:14:17 Europe/London

Ben Barker continued his run of top ten finishes in the 2013 Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup, equalling his best result of the season as the globe-trotting series touched down on home soil at Silverstone in support of the British Grand Prix.

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Barker in top ten at Monaco

Sunday, 26 May 2013 17:38:07 Europe/London

Parr Motorsport supported driver Ben Barker finished ninth in this weekend’s Mobil 1 Porsche Supercup race at Monaco. Ben set consistently fast times throughout the weekend, never leaving the top ten in what is widely acknowledged as the most competitive Porsche series in the world.

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Barker in Top 10 at Supercup Test

Wednesday, 10 April 2013 16:20:53 Europe/London

2012 Parr driver Ben Barker successfully completed his first test of the Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup in Barcelona yesterday. The 21 year old got his first taste of the brand new 991 GT3 cup car at the first group test of the year and acquitted himself very well. His best lap time of 1:50.141 was good enough to place him tenth in the times ahead of some prodigious and illustrious drivers. 

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Barker to join Supercup ranks

Tuesday, 26 March 2013 11:04:39 Europe/London

Parr Motorsport are excited to announce they will be providing advice and guidance to Ben Barker in his 2013 Supercup debut season. The 21 year old from Cambridge won five races with Parr Motorsport on his way to the runner-up slot in the 2012 Carrera Cup GB championship. He will receive the support of team boss Paul Robe and the Parr organisation throughout the season to ensure he is as competitive as possible in the prestigious one-make series.

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Tordoff finishes top British racer in Porsche Supercup

Sunday, 8 July 2012 18:25:03 Europe/London

Sam Tordoff finished highest of the eight drivers from the Porsche Carrera Cup GB who stepped up to the Porsche Mobil1 Supercup race at the British Grand Prix at Silverstone this weekend (7/8 July). Tordoff finished a strong 12th from a 25-car field, but it was a bitter sweet weekend for 2012 Carrera Cup Scholarship driver Daniel Lloyd who qualified a hugely impressive tenth overall only to be eliminated on the opening lap of the race.

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Eight Carrera Cup GB drivers to race in Porsche Supercup

Monday, 25 June 2012 18:15:30 Europe/London

Eight drivers from the Porsche Carrera Cup GB will step up to the Porsche Mobil1 Supercup race at the British Grand Prix at Silverstone (7/8 July), including 2012 Carrera Cup Scholarship driver Daniel Lloyd in an additional element to his Scholarship award.

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