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Archive for the ‘2014 Season’ Category

6th January 2015

Olly Bryant coaches William Plant to P2 in GT CUP Championship

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In addition to a busy season in the Blancpain Endurance Series driving for the Ecurie Ecosse team, Olly coached and drove alongside William Plant in his first season in GT cars.

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23rd October 2014

Fifth At Blancpain Endurance Series Finale Nets Ecurie Ecosse Third in Pro-Am Championships

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Ecurie Ecosse Powered By Black Bull rounded off their fantastically successful 2014 campaign by claiming third place in both the Drivers’ and Teams’ Blancpain Endurance Series Pro-Am championships after finishing fifth at a rain-hit Nurburgring on September 20/21.

Alasdair McCaig, Andrew Smith and Olly Bryant all excelled in the treacherous weather conditions to bring the Barwell Motorsport-run #79 BMW Z4 GT3 home fifth in class and 11th overall, while also maintaining their 100% points-scoring record in the series.

20th October 2014

Ecurie Ecosse in Autosport Magazine

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29th September 2014

Pole But No Cigar For Olly at the Goodwood Revival

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Olly Bryant enjoyed a weekend of mixed fortunes at the 2014 Goodwood Revival. Sunshine bathed the circuit for 3 days and the event attracted another record crowd of 148,000 over the 3 days. Olly was invited to drive the ex- Ecurie Ecosse Tojeiro Jaguar in the Sussex Trophy by old friend and fellow historic racer James Cottingham…

27th July 2014

Exceptional Performance Nets Ecurie Ecosse Second At 24 Hours Of Spa

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A superb performance from Ecurie Ecosse Powered By Black Bull helped the legendary Scottish squad finish second in class and seventh overall at the 90th anniversary 24 Hours of Spa last weekend (July 23-27), which helped boost their Blancpain Endurance Series Pro-Am title aspirations.

28th June 2014

Stunning Back-to-Front Performance Helps Ecurie Ecosse Finish Fifth at Paul Ricard

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Legendary Scottish motor racing outfit Ecurie Ecosse Powered By Black Bull pulled off their most remarkable performance of the season by finishing fifth in class and 12th overall at round three of this year’s Blancpain Endurance Series at Paul Ricard last weekend (June 27/28) after a post-qualifying technical issue saw them start dead last.

31st May 2014

Team Effort Helps Ecurie Ecosse Battle Back to Eighth at Silverstone

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An all-round team performance helped Ecurie Ecosse Powered By Black Bull fight back from a luckless start to finish eighth in the Pro-Am class at round two of this season’s Blancpain Endurance Series held at Silverstone last weekend (May 23-25). Despite not matching their exploits from the opening race at Monza, where Alasdair McCaig, Andrew […]

23rd April 2014

Ecurie Ecosse Finish P4 on Strong Blancpain Endurance Series Debut

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Legendary Scottish motor racing outfit Ecurie Ecosse kicked off their 2014 season with an impressive result in the Blancpain Endurance Series opener at Monza on Sunday (April 13) where Olly Bryant, Andrew Smith and Alasdair McCaig brought the squad’s Barwell Motorsport-run BMW Z4 GT3 home fourth in their 19-strong Pro-Am class and 12th overall in the field of 38.

After a series of trouble-free practice sessions, Bryant utilised new tyres to qualify ninth in class and 21st overall on Saturday afternoon with a best lap that was just 0.15sec behind the best placed Z4 of Nick Catsburg and TDS Racing.

12th March 2014

Olly Bryant shakes down 2014 spec Ecurie Ecosse BMW Z4 GT3

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Olly Bryant was reunited with 2012 British GT team mate Alasdair McCaig for their first taste of the 2014 spec BMW Z4. The Barwell Motorsport prepared car ran faultlessly thorughout the day and both drivers were able to gain valuable knowledge and mileage on the Pirelli tyres ahead of Ecurie Ecosse’s campaign in the 2014 Blancpain Endurance Series. Both drivers set competitive lap times on the circuit where Olly had claimed pole position for the 2013 British GT race.

5th February 2014

Ecurie Ecosse Gunning for British GT AND Blancpain Endurance Series Crowns in 2014

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Ecurie Ecosse powered by Black Bull will continue to fight on two fronts this season after confirming plans to run a 2014-spec BMW Z4 GT3 in both the Blancpain Endurance Series and Avon Tyres British GT Championship.