Greenpower Racing

Greenpower Racing starts again for 2019

On Sunday 12th May 76 teams from 50 schools, colleges, youth groups and apprenticeship schemes headed for Goodwood Motor racing circuit for the Greenpower Season Opener.  Three of the four Chipping Sodbury teams took part with POD-SIX (#29) racing in both the 11-16 year old (F24) races and the 16-25 (F24+) race and Chain reaction (#30) and Rotary Racer (#356) racing in just the 11-16 races.

The F24 races are to see how far you can get in 90 minutes on a set of batteries with a minimum of two pit stops for driver changes.  At the end of the year, the teams with the furthest distances from a single event are invited to the final at Silverstone. 

POD-SIX finished a creditable 10th with 32.69 miles, Chain Reaction came 11th with 32.43 miles and Rotary Racer came 12th with 32.21miles,

The teams will be racing next at Castle Combe on Sunday 23rd June, please support them if you can, It’s free to get in or watch the performance live on the Greenpower timing site at http://www.bbk-online.net/gpt/