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Damien Bradley at Gurston Down - photo by Stephen Lister

The BARC is delighted to announce that AET Turbos, a major provider of remanufactured and re-engineered turbochargers as partners and title sponsors of the 2024 BHC Tin Top – Top Ten Challenge. As a result the series will be known as the ‘BHC Tin Top – Top Ten Challenge presented by AET Turbos.’

Formed in 1974, AET Turbos is proudly celebrating 50 years at the forefront of the turbocharger industry. Founded by Anthony (Tony) Taylor and now headed up by his son Andy, Yorkshire based AET Turbos is not only a leader in turbocharging within motor sport, but with engineering as its passion, also works across the passenger car & small vehicles, commercial vehicle, marine, agricultural and plant & machinery and power generations industries. Whatever your turbocharger needs AET can help you.

Eric Morrey at Shelsley Walsh - photo by Paul Laurence

Tim Wilson, Championship Co-ordinator of the Motorsport UK British Hillclimb Championship, commented: "We are delighted to have AET Turbos on board as partner and title sponsor of the 2024 BHC Tin Top – Top Ten Challenge. Due to its popularity with both competitors and spectators, we have increased the Tin Top – Top Ten Challenge to five events for the season ahead. With events spread across the country at many of the top UK Hillclimb venues, this season should be very exciting. We look forward to working in partnership with AET over the coming months and years ahead.”

Simon Bainbridge in action - photo by Ben Lawrence

Andy Taylor, Managing Director of AET Turbos commented “After supporting 2023 BHC Tin Top – Top Ten Challenge winner Damien Bradley and Team Legacy for a number of years, the next logical step for us is to support the Championship. The AET Turbos team look forward to offering our advice and servicing to competitors and supporters of the BHC, BHC Cup and the world of Hillclimbing in general in 2024 and for many seasons ahead.”

Robbie Birrell at Shelsley Walsh - photo by Ben Lawrence

The opening round of the BHC Tin Top – Top Ten Challenge takes place at Harewood in Yorkshire over the weekend of 6th & 7th July. The fastest Tin Tops and the cream of British Hillclimbing will be there competing in anything from a roadgoing saloon or sports car right through to 700 horsepower bespoke Hillclimb single seater race cars. Members of the AET team will be in attendance for the first event at Harewood, so be sure to say hello.

2024 BHC Tin Top – Top Ten Challenge Event Schedule

6th & 7th July: Harewood, Yorkshire

27th & 28th July: Wiscombe Park, Devon

10th & 11th August: Shelsley Walsh, Worcestershire

7th & 8th September: Prescott, Gloucestershire

14th & 15th September: Doune, Near Stirling, Scotland


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