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Round 4 of the Mini Challenge: Nelson King Takes on Oulton Park's Island Circuit

As we steer into the midpoint of the Vertu Motors Mini Challenge season, it's time for a trip to Cheshire's historic Oulton Park for the highly anticipated fourth round. The Mini Challenge, known for being one of the most competitive one-make racing championships in the UK, is a blend of raw speed, driving skill, and strategic acumen, offering a thrilling spectacle for fans and racers alike.

Oulton Park, a beloved cornerstone of British motorsport, boasts one of the most picturesque and challenging circuits in the country. Nelson will face the exhilarating Island layout, a track notorious for its distinctive combination of technical low-speed sections and high-speed straights. The circuit's high-speed chicanes, aggressive uphill climbs, and tricky hairpins all add up to a race that tests the mettle of even the most experienced driver.

Young talent Nelson King is prepping his Mini for the upcoming challenge. With an impressive win at Snetterton in the rear-view mirror, he's eager to continue his momentum at Oulton Park. Nelson's approach to each race, defined by his determination, unwavering focus, and resilience, will be invaluable on the complex Island circuit.

Here's the weekend timetable:


  • 11.30 Test Session 1 (45 mins)

  • 15.45 Test Session 2 (45 mins)


  • 11.10 - 11.40 MINI CHALLENGE Qualifying

  • 15.05 MINI CHALLENGE Race 1


  • 16.00 MINI CHALLENGE Race 2 (Live on ITV 1)

Nelson King Racing is your one-stop shop for all things related to Nelson's journey in the Mini Challenge. Stay tuned for updates, insights, and behind-the-scenes footage throughout the race weekend. Your support propels us forward, and we can't wait for you to join us as Nelson gears up to conquer the Island layout at Oulton Park. Let the race begin!


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