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 CSCC Thruxton TV Thriller, 2016

Myles is tucked up behind the Mustang exiting the chicane at Thruxton, during the CSCC TV Thriller Future Classics race.

 CSCC, Future Classics - Silverstone 2016

Myles was out in the Scuderia Castaldini Mk8 Davrian on 1st May in the CSCC Future Classics. P2 overall in qualifying translated to 8th overall and a class win after an early unscheduled pit-stop to rectify a mis-fire dropped the number 2 car 2 laps down on the leaders. Lap times down to 1.04.3 on what were well used rear tyres, shows some gains with recent set-up adjustments.
http://212.48.71.6/~website/?q=Future%20Classics

 CSCC, Future Classics qualifying - Silverstone 16'

The Scuderia Castaldini qualified 2nd overall for round 2 of the CSCC Future Classics series on the Silverstone National course.

 CSCC,Silverstone 2016 - David Beatty

Scuderia Castaldini were providing race support for David Beatty in his Ginetta G50 racing in the CSCC New Miennium series at Silverstone. Fastest in class in qualifying, David had a solid race in wet and drying conditions, finishing the 40 minute endurance race 2nd in class.

 Davrian Special Saloon, update....

Most of the paint has been stripped off the bodywork and repair work carried out. The bodywork is now ready to re-fit to the chassis.

 HSCC, Walter Hayes Trophy - Open-wheel Race, '15

Myles battles with the 2015 F4 through Luffield in the all-comers open wheel race at the HSCC Walter Hayes Trophy meeting 2015 on the Silverstone National circuit. Photo - Joshua Barrett Photography.

 HSCC, Walter Hayes Trophy - Open-wheel Race, '15

Myles was out in the RF94 in the HSCC all-comers race at Walter Hayes Trophy meeting, 2015. A temporary electrical glitch caused him to stop on lap two. He re-joined 2 laps down and made it back up to 11th overall. Photograph credit Bryan Peel.

 HSCC, Walter Hayes Trophy - Closed-wheel Race, '15

Myles was out in the Mk8 Davrian in the HSCC all-comers race at the Walter Hayes Trophy meeting, 2015. He was 0.2 seconds behind Will Schryver in the family Chevron B6 in a damp and slippery qualifying, but in a dry race he was a distant 2nd overall to the B6. Photo credit, Bryan Peel.
http://www.darrian.co.uk/results.html

 HSCC Gold Cup, Jaguar Challenge 2015

Paul Castaldini finished 2nd overall driving his Low-drag E-type in the final round of the Jaguar Heritage Challenge Series at the 2015 HSCC Gold Cup.

 Davrian Special Saloon restoration...

The restoration of the Davrian Special Saloon is now well underway.....The plan is to have the car out racing with the Classic Sports Car Club in 2016 in their Modsports & Special Saloons series.

 Brabham BT38 at Gold Cup 2015

Myles hops the curbs in the BT38 at this years Gold Cup. 2nd in class, 7th overall in the dry and running 5th overall, leading the class in the wet, when an ignition lead came loose. Re-attached and back out but 2 laps down. Photo: Joshua Barrett.
http://www.hscc.org.uk/

 Silverstone Classic 2015

Myles had his first outing in the Harrier LC9 at the 2015 Silverstone Classic. This is the actual car that raced at the 1995 Le Mans 24 hour endurance race. Photo credit: Joshua Barrett Photography.

 MG Live, Silverstone GP 2015

Myles was out in the Scuderia Castaldini Mk Davrian, running in the 50 minute pit-stop race at the 2015 MG Live event. They retired the Davrian 30 minutes into the race whilst running 2nd overall with a suspected damaged radiator from track debris. Photo courtesy of Tripos Media (BB).
http://www.mgcc.co.uk/mglive/2015/06/22/mglive-2015-thank-you/#more-3198

 Brabham BT38 Exhaust

Nigel Edwards Brabham BT38 now has its new stainless steel exhaust system fitted.

 Mk3 Davrian re-commission

We have collected an early Modsports Davrian, now in for a re-commission. The current owner plans to race the car in sprints and hill-climbs next year.

 HSCC, Walter Hayes Trophy - Closed-wheel Race, '14

Myles battles with Mike Gardiner in the TVR Griffith and Mark Coleman in the Chevron B8 in the HSCC allcomers closed wheel race.

 WHT HSCC closed wheel race, 2014. Podium

Myles qualified 6th overall and finished 3rd overall, 1st in class at this years HSCC closed wheel all comers race at the Walter Hayes Trophy meeting. With a fastest lap of 1.04.3 this was over 1.5 seconds quicker than last year following some suspension set-up changes. Photo: Peter Rush.

 HSCC Oulton Park Gold Cup 2014

Photograph: Lee Anthony. Myles picked up a 2nd in class and a class win in the Derek Bell Trophy races at the 2014 Oulton Park Gold Cup having started from the back row of the grid for race 1.

 Brabham BT38 at the Brands Hatch Super Prix 2014

Myles was out in the Brabham BT38, this time in the HSCC Superprix at Brands Hatch. They are making progress on the car, but still having some engine troubles. They are next out with Nigel driving the car at the HSCC Gold Cup meeting at Oulton Park in August. Photo; Joshua Barrett

 HSCC Brands Hatch Super Prix 2014

Photograph: SportcarFan917
https://www.flickr.com/photos/99229870@N04/sets

 First run in 1972 Brabham BT38 Formula Atlantic

Myles had his first run in Nigel Edwards' newly restored Brabham BT38 at the Nurburgring, running in the HSCC FIA Historic F2 Championship.

 HSCC, Walter Hayes Trophy - Closed-wheel Race, '13

Myles finished 3rd overall in the CPC Mk8 Davrian in the HSCC closed wheel all comers race at the 201 Walter Hayes Trophy meeting. Having started from 3rd on the grid and then spinning at the first corner, he left himself plenty of work to get back up to 3rd by the end of the race.

 CSCC Future Classics at Oulton Park 2013

Scuderia Castaldini ran the Mk8 Davrian in the CSCC Future Classics round at Oulton Parklast weekend. Myles qualified on pole, 1.4 seconds clear of the Tuscan challenge car of Darren Smith that lined up on the front row along side him. The race was called to an early end after 3 laps with Myles leading, following extensive damage to the crash barriers. A race result and a win declared, but not the win they were looking for.

 Scuderia Castaldini race at Efielrennen 2013

Nigel Edwards & Myles finished 3rd in class at the 2013 Efielrennen race at the Nurburgring. The start of the 3 hour endurance race was delayed whilst recovery teams removed a Porsche 911 from the pitwall, but the Scuderia Castaldini TVR Grantura ran well throughout the race without any unscheduled pit-stops. They finished just over a lap down from the class winning Porsche 904.

 HSCC, Walter Hayes Trophy - Closed-wheel Race, '12

Myles qualified 3rd overall but unfortunately retired after 6 laps of the race due to a low voltage mis-fire. Having to start from the pit-lane, he made it back up to 11th overall before returning to the pits to retire.

 Monkey Run 2012, Never Again

Myles and Alex completed the final Monkey Run in July this year in the trusty imp. 9 cars in total started & completed the run. Oli Hyatt & Jamie Chorley took top honours in their green MBGT. Ben and Scott were a close second in their 3rd attempt in the Lancia Beta Spyder. If only they new how to read a map and they could have been sat on the top step of the podium...

 CSCC Round 2 - Brand Hatch Indy. 2011

Nigel & Myles finished 5th overall having qualified 2nd in wet conditions driving the V6 Marcos. The team were unlucky with the safety car timing, but the Marcos ran well throughout the day. Next stop Spa Francachamps...

 Nigel Edwards makes the podium for Presidents Cup

Nigel Edwards makes the podium with a 3rd overall at the inaugural CSCC Presidents Cup Race at Castle Combe. The race is now an anual event for all 4 & 6 cylinder Marcos race cars. Jem Marsh was there himself to wave the chequered flag and to present the winners trophies at the end of the race.

 Dave Morrow testing at Castle Combe

CPC customer Dave Morrow has been out testing his recent purchase, a 1964 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GT at Castle Combe. The test has brought to the surface a few teething problems, but the car is due out later this season to race with either the HSCC or the CSCC.

 Nigel Edwards in V6 Marcos, at the new Snetterton

Nigel Edwards & Myles finished 7th overall and 2nd in class at the first round of the CSSS Swinging Sixties, which was on the new Snetterton 300 circuit. A low voltage mis-fire effected the top end speed, but all in all the car performed well and shows promise for the season ahead...Next up Castle Combe for the Presidents Cup, 4 & 6 cylinder Marcos race. Founder, Gem Marsh will be there to present the trophy...

 Myles and Rebecca tied the knott!

Myles and Rebecca tied the knott at Rebeccas local church, St. Gregory's in Offchurch.

 Marcos GT takes class win at Silverstone



 2010 ADAC-Eifel-Rennen, Nürburgring

Nigel & Myles completed the 2010 ADAC-Eifel-Rennen at the Nürburgring in the V6 Marcos. A late, unscheduled stop for safety checks having passed through accident debris dropped the team down to 3rd in class, but they were very pleased to have completed the 300km race in the CPC prepared v6 Marcos. Nigel & Myles will be out again with this car on 4th September with the CSCC at Silverstone.

 300km - Nurburgring

Nigel Edwards & Myles Castaldini entered the 1968, 3000cc Marcos GT in the 300km Historic race at the Nurburgring. Unfortunately engine gremlins struck again, this time during qualifying and they were unable to make it out to the grid. A very enjoyable time was had by all never-the-less and both drivers are very keen to go back for the 2010 event...

 Spa 6 hour meeting, 2008

John and Myles finished 3rd out of a 76 car grid in the 1 hour support race at the 6 hour historic race meeting at Spa. The team are now very eager to go back next year and try and get on a higher step on the podium......

 Davrian in Mugello 2 hour GP

Marco Malaguti finished 12th overall and 1st in class racing in the 2007 Mugello Grand Prix in the ex-CPC Mk7 Davrian. The engine uses CPC valve retainers.

 998cc Steel bodied Hillman Imp

CPC customer Niels Jĝrgen Jĝrgensen circuit racing his steel bodied Imp through the streets of Copenhagen, Denmark.

 998cc Historic Circuit Racer

CPC customer Jerry Lenstra leads the pack at Philip Island in his 998cc steel bodied imp.

 CPC Van Diemen RF94

The CPC run Yamaha R1 engined single seater picked up 2 wins and a 2nd at their first race meeting at Silverstone, driven by Myles Castaldini. They are looking to run with the Monoposto championship aswell as the CSCC Formula Free series, new this year.

 Myles Castaldini exits the chicance at Snetterton

Nigel Edwards' 1968, 3000cc Marcos GT being raced in the CSCC Swinging Sixties series at Snetterton in 2007 by Myles. Chasing Triumph TR6 of Alan Charlton enters the chicance in the back-ground.

 1972 Mk7 Davrian GT

998cc Mk7 Davrian running in the Sports Racing & GT Challenge. Many class wins & overall title in 2003. THis car now lives and races in Italy with new owner Marco Malaguti.

 Monkey Run 2010, Rome

23 drivers headed for Rome on this years Monkey Run. Team Mungo finished a solid 5th and completed the 3000 miles round trip on 6th June.