20th Anniversary of Johnny Herbert Karting Challenge
The 20th Anniversary event of The Johnny Herbert Karting Challenge was held on Sunday 7th December at Capital Karts, Barking.
Johnny was joined by Damon Hill OBE, David & Sam Brabham, Freddie Hunt and many more motor racing stars in a 3 hour Karting extravaganza raising funds for "Thehalow Project" of which Damon is a patron.
First past the chequered flag after a hectic 3 hours of action was BT Motorsport Team headed by Bobby Thompson with team mates, Danny Wood, Reece Wade, Tom Jackson, Laura Tillet and Connor Hall, they also set the fastest time of the event with a lap of 69.082 secs.
2nd place ( and for the 2nd year running!) went to solo driver Howard Kayman and in so doing raised over £2000 for his efforts, a welcome boost to the funds for halow
3rd place on the podium went to The 2 Johnny's Team so called as the 2 leaders of it were Johnny Herbert & Johnny Mowlem, very ably assisted by sister racers Tiffany Chittenden and Tamsin Germain and young racing stars Will Shaw and Conner Mills.
In all The halow Project benefited by over £16,000 thanks to the generosity of the all the teams.
Funds were also boosted by items donated to the trackside auction and a Raffle prize of an electric Razor Crazy Kart.