I’ve never driven or raced on a rally ‘cross track’. Then, to be racing at Holjes Sweden – it was certainly not how it looks on TV. From the driving seat its wildly different! It is a totally different discipline to what I have been used to and what I trained for many years to do.Continue reading “Grip Trained!”
Only EV racing drivers will understand this most ‘un-natural’ feeling of sitting, poised on the start line, in a deathly quiet race car….. hands and feet …. at the ready! There are no REVS, no anti-lag, no popping & banging, literally no engine noise………….. whatsoever! This feeling is really quite extraordinary. The whole weekend wasContinue reading “…..Shhhhhh!!”
By, Nicky Grist Motor Sport News 21st August 2020 Exactly 13 years and two months after her last motorsport outing, former FIA World Rally Championship star Natalie Barratt is making a dramatic return to competition this weekend – driving in the new all-electric Projekt E Rallycross series at Höljes in Sweden. Natalie, who wears a StiloContinue reading “Natalie set for all-electric Projekt E rallycross Motorsport comeback”
Qualifying starts on SATURDAY 22nd August All action 09.50am. 12 noon SUNDAY August 23rd. Download the app to your device or smart TV here. https://www.freesportsplayer.tv/index.php?skipmobile=1 Register here to view the racing…… The countdown begins for Sweden! Tune in and watch the most exciting event to happen in Motorsport for a long time. Join me NatalieContinue reading “Watch RallyX LIVE”
No Monday morning gloom in our house. Game face on and teeth in (joke I still have my own). So, people what to know about the differences between Rallying and Rally cross, and my return to Motorsport so this week it’s interview and podcast week. Ummmm can I talk for an hour about my rallyingContinue reading “Happy Monday”
Eco-friendly Natalie pedal powers out of lockdown
Eco-friendly Natalie Barratt has gone all-electric as she pedal powers out of coronavirus lockdown and prepares for the start of the new all-electric Projekt E series – and has been out training in the stunning Cumbrian countryside on her new Orbea Gain F40 electric hybrid bicycle.
And she loves it, as it gives her the freedom to explore the stunning, and hilly, Cumbrian countryside that she’s recently made her home.