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Jeremy, Wednesday 19th October, 2011


You can now read a report from Sunday's National Final event at Goodwood on the results page.

The Cover it Live reporting from the event remains available at http://greenpower.coverpage.coveritlive.com and the full results and every lap time for every car are available at www.bbk-online.net/gpt.

 

Electrifying Atmosphere at National Final

Jeremy, Tuesday 18th October, 2011


The 2011 National Final on Sunday 16 October saw Goodwood at its most glorious as the 2011 Greenpower season culminated in two thrilling races for the IET Formula 24+ and IET Formula 24 categories.

iWhoosh from Horsfall Racing took top honours in the 90 minute IET Formula 24+ race, but it was R-PodS from Chipping Sodbury School that took second place and the Championship win, receiving the Alex Hunter Memorial Trophy. Previous champions Sandbach High School came home in third.

Live from the National Final

Jeremy, Saturday 15th October, 2011


If you're unlucky enough to be missing out on the action at this Sunday's National Final at Goodwood Motor Circuit, then you can always keep up to date with our live timing service from the event at www.bbk-online.net/gpt.

You can also read updates on our Cover it Live reporting service at http://greenpower.coverpage.coveritlive.com. Join in the reporting by updating us from the event with your progress using Twitter #gpt or direct into the Cover it Live dialogue box.

National Final

Jeremy, Tuesday 11th October, 2011


We're now just days away from the 2011 National Final. The culmination of the 2011 season for the IET Formula 24 and 24+ categories will take place at Goodwood Motor Circuit near Chichester, West Sussex on Sunday 16th October.

A 90 minute race from 10.30am will see 30 IET Formula 24+ teams compete to win the prestigious Constructors Championship. Current leaders in the championship are Jaguar Land Rover with their car Driven Motion but Chipping Sodbury School's R-PodS is now equal on points.

National Final Exhibition

Jeremy, Tuesday 11th October, 2011


We're pleased to announce that there will be even more to see at this year's National Final this coming Sunday 16th October, now including static displays from the following:

 - Oxford Brookes University electric Formula Student car

 - The Battery Vehicle Society

 - Jaguar Land Rover

IET Formula 24 Finalists 2011

Jeremy, Monday 10th October, 2011


The list of National Finalists is available here.

If you haven't made it through, please try and join us at the event if you can as a spectator (entry is free!), and don't forget you'll be able to keep up with progress on the day through our live results and reporting services.

Best of luck to the Finalists!

IET Formula Goblin

Hannah, Friday 7th October, 2011


The last few months have flown by and has brought the last few events on the IET Formula Goblin calendar; Croft, Essex and not to mention the Grand Gathering of Goblin Finale. All events have been tremendously successful, and all school have been a delight to work alongside. The Gathering of Goblins at Goodwood held up to expectations with a record entry of over 60 cars. The rain showers which blessed us on the day did little to put of both competitors and spectators, and the event proved to be a fitting end to a fantastic Goblin season.

CPRE Countryside Awards

EmmaT, Thursday 6th October, 2011


The Greenpower Centre is in the running for an award at the CPRE Sussex Countryside Trust awards this evening.  I am just heading off to Petworth House to find out if we have won anything.  Keep your fingers crossed for us.

Steve Jobs

Hannah, Thursday 6th October, 2011


Steve Jobs, the Apple founder and former CEO, has died at the age of 56 after a long battle with cancer.

His death was announced by Apple in a statement saying: "Apple has lost a visionary and creative genius, and the world has lost an amazing human being."

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/steve-jobs/8809997/Steve-Jobs-dies-live-blog.html

Camping at National Final

Jeremy, Thursday 6th October, 2011


As usual we're offering camping for all participants in the National Final, the night before the event at Goodwood Racecourse (horse racing), which is just up the hill from the Goodwood Motor Circuit at the bargain price of £7 per tent and £10 per caravan.

We're also offering the traditional hog roast for all participants and volunteers at the same venue from 6.30pm, at £6 per person including soft drink.

For details about either or to book places please email info@greenpower.co.uk.

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