MINI COOPER S

Our 1964 Morris Mini Cooper S has been in the Sime family since 1966.

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Welcome to Sime Racing

Sime Racing, formed in 2000 by father and son team; Jimmy & Barry Sime. We have both successfully competed in various cars and disciplines over the years and have a wealth of experience between us. Jimmy first raced in the late 60s at Ingliston Circuit, opened by the late, great Jim Clark and Barry the 90s, coming through kart racing ranks, to top line single seaters, where his contemporaries included Button, Hamilton, Di Resta, Shedden and Marino Franchitti.

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Sime mountain bike-ers complete 10 hour race

Simeracing.co.uk’s official mountain bike team, made up of Barry Sime and Stuart Andrew completed the recent “10 under the Ben” – a gruelling ten hour


Podium for the mini Cooper S “debut” at Donington

SimeRacing.co.uk debuted their 1964 Mini Cooper S for its first race since 1970 – at the Donington Historic Festival in April. The car has been


Jimmy Sime announced as Team Manager of Junior Race Car Academy

Jimmy Sime is to work with the newly formed JRCA in the 2013 Ginetta Junior Championship this year.


Sime Racing give Cash for Kids a boost

Last month local business Sime Racing & Engineering Ltd participated in the annual Scotkart Cash for Kids Grand Prix, held at the Cambuslang indoor circuit

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ABOUT

We truly love motorsport and this runs through the heart of the company. We take great pride in our preparation for races (both car and driver) and take great enjoyment in winning races and championships, whether competing ourselves or instructing/coaching other drivers.

We have been ARDS licenced instructors for around 20 years and involved in motorsport for many years.

Away from the track we are never far away from a competition car or a sponsorship proposal. We are proud of our achievements on and off the track and look forward to helping you with yours in due course.

 

 

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Mini Festival – another Podium!
Newsflash! Podium position for the SimeRacing.co.uk Mini Cooper S at the Brands Hatch Mini Festival 2016 – more to follow!
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STAFF : Jimmy Sime

“The man’s an absolute legend” – Ref Paul O’Neil/Richard John Neil in the ITV commentary box during Ginetta Junior coverage at the 2015 Oulton Park round!

Often found at various circuits up and down the country, working closely with HHC Motorsport and in particular developing their Junior Ginetta drivers.

First race – Ingliston, 1967 – Mini Cooper

ARDS Instructors Licence: S (Super) Grade

Competition Licence: Race International C

Favorite competition car prepared: Mk2 Ford Escort Rally car (Driver; Eddie Houston)

Career highlights:

Record holder – Rest and Be Thankful Hill-climb (up to 1000cc)

Jim Russell Racing School (Snetterton)

Le mans 24 Hour 2001 (Corvette), 2002 Multimatic Motorsport

2002 Renault Clio Cup Champion – Team Firstair (Driver; Paul Rivett), (Vice Champion; Tim Mullen)

Classic Le Mans

STAFF : Barry Sime

First (car) race – Silverstone 1997 – Formula Ford, Mygale SJ97

ARDS Instructors Licence: A Grade

Competition Licence: Race International C

Favorite competition car prepared: Renault Clio 182

Career highlights:

Multiple Scottish Kart Champion (100cc TKM)

Slick 50 Formula Ford test day winner 1996

Silverstone Race School 1997

Formula Ford winter series 1997

4th BRSCC Fiesta Championship 1999

6th Avon Junior Formula Ford Championship 2000

Slick 50 Formula Ford British Championship 2001

Formula Renault British Championship 2002/03

Elf/Renault Clio Cup 2003/04

2016 Brands Hatch Mini festival podium

2016 HSCC class win in Cooper S

 

 

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