United Kingdom Legends Car Racers Use K&N

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The 2006 Legends Cars Championship Series continues in the UK with Chris Grieve leading in points. Legends race cars are based on early Ford and Chevy bodies built at 5/8ths scale. Ten different styles are produced with Yamaha 1200cc or 1250cc engines.

Legends Race Car
Legends Race Car
“The majority of competitors in the series use K&N Air Filters (RC-3510),” said Ian Burdis of K&N Filters (Europe) Ltd. “The championship is a points based series with points awarded in the heats and final. The races are held all over the UK, and a few events are held in France.”

The fourth race at Oulton Park was the site of the largest UK Legends Cars grid with 31 cars taking to the circuit. Dave Newsham was unstoppable and gave everyone notice that the last three rounds of the championship will be intense. Currently Newsham is second in the series, just 390 points behind leader Grieve.

Lawrence Davey took overall victory in Round 12 at Brands Hatch, placing him 4th in overall points. The top five are Chris Grieve 6170 points, Dave Newsham 5780 points, Jamie Clarke 5740 points, Lawrence Davey 5570 points and Peter Morton at 4840 points.

Legends Racing takes place in Europe
Legends Racing takes place in Europe
K&N’s supported Legends racer Steve Thompson took 4th overall at Oulton and currently is in 8th place with 3610 points.

 Follow the Legends Car Championship Series throughout the racing season at the K&N news site.  Find K&N products for your vehicle using the K&N application search then use the K&N dealer search to find a K&N dealer in your part of the world.

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