Wheeler’s Spin: Latest from Chris and Yan Following Wales Crash

As you will probably be aware, a devastating accident during the Nicky Grist stages in Builth Wells, Wales ended with Chris Wheeler and co-driver Yan Griffiths hospitalised and the Citroen DS3 effectively written off alongside the rest of Wheeler’s BRC season. In a further blow, it has recently been revealed that Yan and...

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Wheeler’s Spin – Scotland Awaits

“I’ll soon be heading to Scotland to take on the intense stages of the RSAC Scottish Rally based in Dumfries which takes place on the 25th June. The Scottish Rally is Round 4 of the MSA British Rally Championship; the event is known for being incredibly rough with possibly the roughest forests we see in the UK....

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Wheeler’s Spin: Champagne Flows After Rally Success

Pictures kindly contributed by Chris Wheeler Rallying “I got my British Rally Championship campaign underway last weekend on the Pirelli Carlisle Rally which was held in the demanding Kielder forest (which is also known as the famous killer Kielder!) “This rally was my first time driving the Citroen DS3 R3T in...

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Wheeler’s Spin – New Car, New Challenges and New SSD Column for Torquay’s Own Rally Ace Chris Wheeler

We at Sport South Devon are thrilled to welcome 21 year-old Torquay rally driver Chris Wheeler onboard as he prepares to embark on what could be his most exciting year to date. As we explained in our previous article, 2015 was a successful one in the BTRDA for Wheeler and co-driver Yan Griffiths. They finished second in their class...

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Chris Wheeler: Putting the Torque in Torquay

Nov 15, 15 Chris Wheeler: Putting the Torque in Torquay

Posted by in Motorsport News, Sports News

It’s been some time since a British driver held the World Rally Championships (Richard Burns in 2001), but 21 year-old Chris Wheeler, from Torquay, would one day like to out that straight and emulate his hero Colin McRae, WRC champion in 1995 and still the youngest ever winner of the contest. For now, Wheeler plies his trade...

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