Swift Rally 2019

A new addition to the Yuasa motorsport family for 2019 will be the Swift Rally team in the MSA British Rally Championship. Last year saw their driver Matt Edwards win the championship by a massive 56-point margin, taking four victories along the way. The famous Yuasa logo will feature prominently on the car livery as the team look to successfully defend their title during 2019.

Drivers

Matt Edwards

Biography
Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 26/09/1984
Place of Birth: Llandudno, Wales
Lives: Llandudno, Wales
Website: https://merallydrive.com/
Career history
2018: British Rally Championship, 1st overall, 3 wins
2017: British Rally Championship, 3rd overall, 0 wins
2016: British Rally Championship, 8th overall, 0 wins
Titles
2018: British Rally Championship

Vehicle

Vehicle Specifications

Manufacturer M-Sport
Class R5
Layout 4-wheel drive
Body Shell Ford Fiesta ST
Engine 1.6L, 4-cylinder, 16-valve
Power (BHP) 300
Transmission Five-speed sequential gearbox
Wheelbase 2480 mm
Length 3965 mm
Width 1820 mm
Kerb weight 1230 kg

Races

16 February

Visit Conwy Cambrian Rally

16 -17 March

Clonakilty Park Hotel West Cork Rally

27 April

Pirelli International Rally

28 - 29 June

Renties Ypres Rally

16 - 17 August

Today's Ulster Rally

14 September

The Armstrong Galloway Hills Rally