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Plowman to team up with TV Star for British GT4 title challenge with UltraTek Racing Team RJN

Posted on: February 5th, 2018 by Martin Plowman

Martin Plowman has announced today that he is to share a UltraTek Racing Team RJN Nissan NISMO 370Z with TV star, Kelvin Fletcher as the pair make a challenge on the British GT4 Pro-Am title in 2018. The former WEC Champion drove alongside businessman Richard Taffinder in 2017 as part of the long-term development plan […]

Plowman tests BTCC Astra at Donington Park

Posted on: February 5th, 2018 by Martin Plowman

Martin Plowman swapped rear wheel drive GT cars for a front wheel drive touring car today as he was invited to test the Power Maxed Racing Vauxhall Astra British Touring Car at Donington Park. Despite Plowman’s extensive racing CV which includes IndyCar and winning Le Mans, it was his maiden outing in a front wheel […]

Rock Jaw Audio to Sponsor Martin Plowman

Posted on: April 24th, 2017 by Martin Plowman

  Former Le Mans winner and WEC Champion Martin Plowman is pleased to announce a technical partnership with high fidelity specialists Rock Jaw Audio. The partnership will see the Leicestershire-based brand develop a range of Martin Plowman headphones with Plowman consulting on future headphone development, calling upon his racing experience. The Tamworth-born driver will carry […]

Martin Plowman confirms British GT Drive with UltraTek/ RJN in a Nissan

Posted on: February 8th, 2017 by Martin Plowman

UltraTek Racing and RJN bring the Nissan name back to British GT for 2017  UltraTek Racing are proud to announce they have signed a deal with long-time official Nissan team, RJN Motorsport, to run a customer team running two Nissan 370Z GT4s in the highly competitive GT4 category of the British GT Championship. The deal sees UltraTek […]

In the media: Le Mans winner helps boost Kelvin Fletcher

Posted on: September 19th, 2016 by Martin Plowman

Last weekend Martin was at Silverstone to provide assistance to TV star turned racing driver Kelvin Fletcher at the penultimate round of the BTCC…read about it at Touringcartimes.co.uk here

Plowman Joins Taffinder and UltraTek Racing in British GT Championship

Posted on: August 5th, 2016 by Martin Plowman

  This weekend, Martin Plowman will return to the British GT Championship with UltraTek Racing. Plowman and teammate Richard Taffinder will participate in the remaining two races of the British GT Championship at Snetterton and Donington Park, racing a Lotus GT4.   Both team owner Taffinder and Plowman are excited to race together once again […]

Overcoming and Overtaking at Misano

Posted on: April 11th, 2016 by Martin Plowman

The season opener at Misano for Martin Plowman and Garage 59 led to some intense battles and great action during the main race, despite technical issues in the weekend. On the way to the grid for the qualifying race on Saturday, the #59 car, piloted by Plowman and teammate Craig Dolby, suffered a minor problem and […]

Garage 59 Confirm Plowman for BLANCPAIN Sprint Series Line-up

Posted on: April 4th, 2016 by Martin Plowman

Following the recent announcement that Garage 59 will conTest the full Blancpain GT Series with two cars, Garage 59 are now in the position to confirm the final driver line-up in the Blancpain Sprint Series. Martin Plowman (Staffordshire, 28) and Craig Dolby (Melton Mowbray, 28) join Garage 59 to complete their two-car assault on the […]

Martin Signs a ‘Lifetime Contract’

Posted on: January 26th, 2016 by Martin Plowman

On January 16, 2016, Martin Plowman married long-time fiancee, Nicole Pollard at a beautiful ceremony surrounded by 85 close friends and family at the Renaissance Vinoy Golf Resort in St. Petersburg, FL. The ceremony was officiated by Pastor Dean Ryder. Martin and Nicole first met at the 2009 Mid-Ohio IndyCar race through mutual friends and quickly […]

Photos from the ROAR before the 24 at Daytona

Posted on: January 26th, 2016 by Martin Plowman