NORTHERN MOTOR MADNESS 30 June at The Jersey Farm Country Hotel
The first event of its type to hit Teesdale, a celebration of the engine as its described.
Motor madness is a show with a difference it has every type of vehicle possible and is free to the public to come and view. Dreamt up by Marc Wagget – cophire and racing driver Mad Mark Watson as a way of raising funds for Mark’s rallycross exploits.
Mark who currently lies 4th in the British championship returned back to the championship in 2013 after a break of 2 years the former 3 times British Open Rallycross Champion has struggled to find the budget to compete but with help of sponsors and individuals this season came back to the top winning round 2 outright at Mallory Park. Mark then suffered an engine failure in the last round which dropped him from 2nd to 4th.
The show at Barnard Castle is a way of generating donations from the public with grid girls walking round with buckets. There is a raffle too with prizes donated by Mark’s long term sponsors.
Cars, trucks, bikes, motorsport vehicles of different disciplines, classics, vintage, American, military in fact every thing is covered with over 300 vehicles on display even a British super bike team. Obviously Mark’s racing xsara and team will be on show to.
Set in the beautiful grounds of the Jersey Farm Hotel the fields will be taken over by a host of incredible machinery, Jersey Farm famous for food will be catering the event and visitors will be able to wander around the grounds seeing all the vehicles and clubs on show.
There are a number of trade stands too, funfair, refreshments and catering. Indoors there is Remote control car racing and RC drifting too.
Motor madness is open to the public from 9 – 5pm with free entry and free parking.
Dreamt up by supporters of Mad Mark Motorsport which based at the Jersey Farm Hotel, Barnard Castle.
Northern Motor Madness is a show as a celebration of the engine and to raise sponsorship for Mad Mark,s racing endeavours.
Vehicles from all over the North of England and further afield will be on show to the public on Sunday 30 June from 9am until 5pm.
Entry is free to the public and there will be plenty to see. A large variety of vehicles will be on show as well as Mad Mark’s multiple championship winning Citroen xsara super car.
Co founer Marc Waggit will be in attendance with his American Cop Car along with a multitude of other classic american cars and trucks.
There are quite a few race cars on display from rallycross, autocross, stock cars, autograssing, rallying etc.
Modified cars are well represented with car clubs and associations Ford owners, Subaru owners and garages etc. so many different types of cars.
Vintage cars will be on show and evern a world war jeep. Trikes, bikes infact all tyopes of transport even trucks.
RC racing and demos will take place in the function room.
Jersey Farm will provide catering and bar facilities, refreshments. Also Yorkshire Hog roast will be roasting too.
There are trade stands too and a fun fair attraction. Also my little beauty will their with an airstream caravan doing pampering for the ladies. Face painting, models, music there is something for everyone.