ACTON’S Patrick Mortimer will be tackling one of the country’s premier race tracks this weekend, as part of the 2012 Mini Festival.
Mortimer will be driving his high-powered JCW turbo car around Brands Hatch’s Indy circuit in the third meeting of the 2012 Mini Challenge Series and is aiming to keep pace with the leading pack.
The weekend will see the Sudbury-based businessman compete in one race on Saturday and two on the Sunday, for Team Scalextric. He will also spend time in the pit garages to show visitors around his new race car.
n Team Scalextric is running a competition to guess what Mortimer’s best lap time will be over the weekend, with the top prize a complete Scalextric set. To enter, visit www.mini-festival.co.uk.