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Malcolm Smith joins Matrix Motorsport in driver development role

29 Nov 2018

Matrix Motorsport is pleased to announce that it has appointed the much respected and highly experienced driver coach Malcolm Smith, who has been brought in to help the team to build on its success from this year and further improve driver performance. 

Close racing and potential podium for Matrix Motorsport provides a fitting finale to team’s inaugural year

01 Oct 2018

Whilst Matrix Motorsport headed to Brands Hatch for the final meeting of 2018 and rounds 17 and 18 of the Renault UK Clio Cup aiming for a podium finish, the thrillingly close racing and Mike Epps' potential top-three performance in the second of the two races made it a grand finale to remember. It also ensured that the team ended its inaugural season on a high.

Matrix Motorsport gets set for season finale

25 Sep 2018

The 2018 Renault UK Clio Cup reaches its season climax this weekend, when the series for identical specification Renault Sport 220 Trophy Clios heads to Brands Hatch for rounds 17 and 18 on Saturday and Sunday 29th & 30th September. With Aaron Thompson taken ill on Tuesday, Matrix Motorsport will field three of its cars and drivers: Jeff Alden #19, Andy Wilmot #21 and Mike Epps #37.

Close but not quite close enough as team misses out on first Clio Cup victory

16 Sep 2018

Matrix Motorsport was denied the opportunity to claim the only step of the podium it hasn't occupied yet, when Mike Epps was squeezed out as he challenged for the lead in the first of the two Renault UK Clio Cup races at Silverstone this weekend (15th & 16th September). But with the competition so close - and often too close - the team was pleased to claim a 100% finishing record and again show it has the pace to win when the opportunity presents itself.

Three, two - and will it be one at Silverstone for Matrix Motorsport?

12 Sep 2018

Having finished third at Snetterton at the end of July then second at Rockingham two weeks later, the Matrix Motorsport team heads to Silverstone this weekend for rounds 15 and 16 of the Renault UK Clio Cup looking to go one step further. 

Mike Epps’ second place at Rockingham gives Matrix Motorsport best result to date

12 Aug 2018

Mike Epps scored the team’s second podium result in as many meetings when he mastered the wet and slippery conditions around Rockingham Motor Speedway to finish second in round 14 of the Renault UK Clio Cup on Sunday (12th August). In doing so, he gave Matrix Motorsport its best result to date.

Matrix gets ready to Rock-ingham

07 Aug 2018

Fresh from its inaugural podium result at Snetterton less than two weeks ago, Matrix Motorsport is currently in the throws of preparing for this weekend’s rounds 13 & 14 of the Renault UK Clio Cup at Rockingham Motor Speedway, near Corby in Northamptonshire.

Matrix Motorsport scores its first ever podium finish

29 Jul 2018

Mike Epps provided Matrix Motorsport with its first ever podium result this weekend (28th & 29th July), when he claimed third place in round 11 of the Renault UK Clio Cup at Snetterton on Sunday, an outcome the team has been aiming for all season. The weekend also saw an impressive performance by Matrix Motorsport debutant Ash Hand, who was drafted in at the last minute to replace a sick Andy Wilmot.

Matrix Motorsport reveals new livery as Clio Cup reconvenes after short summer break

25 Jul 2018

As the 2018 Renault UK Clio Cup embarks on the second half of its season, Matrix Motorsport is pleased to reveal its striking new livery on two of its cars, with team principal Jeff Alden and lead driver Mike Epps appearing this weekend (28th & 29th July) at Snetterton for rounds 11 and 12 in Clios sporting a new matt black colour scheme. 

Mike Epps sets front-running times at BTCC test

12 Jul 2018

This Thursday (12th July) our lead driver Mike Epps took part in the British Touring Car Championship’s mid-season tyre test at Snetterton. Driving an AmD AutoAid/ RCIB Insurance Racing MG6, it didn’t take Mike long to get onto the pace of the championship regulars and ended the day having set the fifth fastest time.

Matrix Motorsport moves closer to target at Croft

24 Jun 2018

Renault UK Clio Cup Rounds 9 & 10 - Team Race Report

A fourth place for Mike Epps in the first of this weekend's (23/24 June) two Renault UK Clio Cup races at Croft Circuit in North Yorkshire, means the Matrix Motorsport team is moving ever-closer to its target of scoring a podium position. 

Matrix Motorsport heads north as season reaches halfway point

21 Jun 2018

Renault UK Clio Cup Rounds 9 & 10 - Team Race Preview

This weekend's (23rd & 24th June) rounds nine and ten of the 2018 Renault UK Clio Cup at Croft Circuit in North Yorkshire - the championship's most northern venue in its nine-meeting, 18-race calendar - marks the season's halfway point.  The event will see the four-car Matrix Motorsport team and its drivers Mike Epps, Andy Wilmot, Aaron Thompson and team principal Jeff Alden back on track just two weeks after rounds seven and eight.

Another good showing at Oulton Park sees Matrix Motorsport well and truly in the mix

10 Jun 2018

Once again, the Matrix Motorsport team made its presence felt this weekend (8th & 9th June), when its four cars took part in rounds seven and eight of the 2018 Renault UK Clio Cup. In both races the team’s lead driver Mike Epps battled with the leading pack setting laps times commensurate with the race winner, whilst Andy Wilmot, Jeff Alden and Aaron Thompson all overcame issues to continue the team’s 100% finishing record this season.

Another first for Matrix Motorsport as team heads to Oulton Park

06 Jun 2018

Next up on the calendar for Matrix Motorsport are rounds seven and eight of the Renault UK Clio Cup, which take place at Oulton Park this Saturday and Sunday, 9th and 10th June. For the Burton-on-Trent based operation, this weekend’s two, 12-lap races represent another first, as it has never visited the Cheshire circuit as a team before.

Matrix Motorsport shines at Thruxton

20 May 2018

Renault UK Clio Cup Rounds 5 & 6 - Team Race Report

In contrast with the previous two rounds of the Renault UK Clio Cup at Donington Park three weeks ago, the weather for rounds five and six at Thruxton this weekend could not have been more different, with unbroken sunshine throughout the two-day meeting. For Matrix Motorsport, Mike Epps’ fifth place in the second of Sunday’s two races also signified a shining example of the contrast between the events, with the team’s three other drivers, Aaron Thompson, Andy Wilmot and Jeff Alden all improving on their finishing positions from that of Donington.

Matrix Motorsport fast tracks to Thruxton

15 May 2018

Renault UK Clio Cup Rounds 5 & 6 - Team Preview

Since rounds four and five of the 2018 Renault UK Clio Cup at Donington at the end of April, the Matrix Motorsport team has been working hard behind the scenes to ensure it hits the ground running when it gets to Thruxton this coming weekend.

Matrix Motorsport rises to the challenge at Donington

29 Apr 2018

Renault UK Clio Cup Rounds 3 & 4 - Team Race Report

Matrix Motorsport approached this weekend’s Renault UK Clio Cup rounds three and four at Donington Park aiming to build on its successful first outing at Brands Hatch earlier this month. Whilst the team’s four drivers: Mike Epps, Andy Wilmot, Aaron Thompson and Jeff Alden, all rose to the challenge of fighting through the field following a tough qualifying session, the final results did not truly reflect the team’s combined efforts.

Matrix Motorsport set to build on Brands success at Donington

24 Apr 2018

Renault UK Clio Cup Rounds 3 & 4 - Team Preview

This weekend (28/29 April) sees Matrix Motorsport head to its most local track, when it takes part in rounds three and four of this year’s Renault UK Clio Cup at Donington Park. With the Burton-on-Trent operation lying an impressive third in the championship standings following the first two rounds at Brands Hatch earlier this month, the team’s aim is to see one of its four drivers on the podium in at least one of Sunday’s two races.

Impressive debut weekend for Matrix Motorsport

08 Apr 2018

For the four-car Matrix Motorsport team, an impressive sixth and fourth places respectively in the opening two rounds of this weekend’s Renault UK Clio Cup at Brands Hatch saw Mike Epps end the weekend third in the drivers’ standings. It was a result that, together with performances by the team’s three other drivers: Andy Wilmot, Aaron Thompson and Jeff Alden, also meant Matrix Motorsport came away from the weekend lying third in the teams’ standings.

Matrix Motorsport launches its 2018 campaign

19 Mar 2018

In conjunction with the official Renault UK Clio Cup season launch at Silverstone last week, Matrix Motorsport announced its sponsors and supporting partners and, at the same time, revealed its full livery for the 2018 season. The occasion also marked the first time all four Matrix Motorsport cars were seen together, an impressive sight and a proud moment for everyone involved with the team.

Mike Epps joins Matrix Motorsport to head-up four car team

07 Feb 2018

Matrix Motorsport is delighted to confirm that 2017 British Touring Car Championship driver Mike Epps will join the team this season. This latest addition to the Midlands-based operation’s line-up means that it will now field four cars in this year’s Renault UK Clio Cup.

Matrix Motorsport confirms initial driver line up for 2018

25 Jan 2018

  • Matrix Motorsport set for multi-car Renault UK Clio Cup entry

  • Aaron Thompson confirmed to drive alongside the team’s Andy Wilmot and Jeff Alden 

 

Matrix Motorsport is pleased to announce that three drivers are now confirmed for its entry into this season’s 18-round Renault UK Clio Cup: up-and-coming 2017 Clio Cup competitor Aaron Thompson will join former British Touring Car Championship and Ginetta driver Andy Wilmot and Matrix Motorsport team principal Jeff Alden in a trio of Renault Sport Clios.

Matrix Motorsport forms innovative BTCC partnership with Senna Proctor and Power Maxed Racing

23 Jan 2018

Matrix Motorsport, the latest team to reveal its intention to join the fiercely competitive ranks of the Renault UK Clio Cup, is pleased to confirm that it has formed an innovative and forward-looking partnership with British Touring Car Championship driver Senna Proctor and his team Power Maxed Racing.

Matrix Motorsport launches into 2018 Clio Cup

26 Sep 2017

A brand new team created by a group of businessmen with a passion for competition, Matrix Motorsport is preparing to catapult into the forefront of British saloon car racing when it enters next year’s Renault Clio Cup. 

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