Blog Category: Race Reports

27 Oct 2014: In depth: The heat is on at Estoril

In this website exclusive, Daniel takes us behind the scenes for the season-ending Estoril ELMS round, and talks about how his team JMW Motorsport upset the odds with every podium they earn.

21 Oct 2014: McKenzie and JMW Motorsport Secure Another Podium Finish

Daniel McKenzie and his JMW Motorsport team secured a fourth podium in a row in the LMGTE class of the European Le Mans Series at Estoril this weekend. The team pushed hard in qualifying, narrowly missing out on pole by less than a tenth of a second, so started the final race of the season  … Read more

25 Sep 2014: In depth: a hard-earned podium at Paul Ricard

Another race, another podium – at first glance, the French round of the European Le Mans Series looked like ‘business as usual’ for Daniel and his JMW Motorsports team-mates. But earning the champagne celebration at the Circuit Paul Ricard was not as simple as it appeared, as Daniel explains in this website exclusive.

30 Jul 2014: The heat is on as Daniel scores back-to-back podiums

Daniel McKenzie and the JMW Motorsport team earned their second consecutive podium in the blazing heat of Austria’s Red Bull Ring, putting themselves right in the mix for the European Le Mans Series championship.

26 May 2014: Podium for Daniel in Imola debut

Daniel McKenzie’s first visit to historic Imola also earned him his first sports car podium as his JMW Motorsport squad brought their Ferrari F458 Italia home third in class and ninth overall.

27 Apr 2014: Promising ELMS debut at Silverstone for Daniel

A fifth in class finish in the European Le Mans Series opener saw Daniel McKenzie leave Silverstone hopeful for the future despite a result that failed to reflect the team’s pace.

2 Aug 2013: Top-10 finish for Daniel in Spa 24-Hour race

Daniel’s first-ever 24-hour race saw his Beechdean Aston Martin team qualify on pole, lose 30 laps to a sudden mechanical failure, then soldier on through the night to achieve a hard-earned top 10 in their class.

1 Jul 2013: An early finish at Paul Ricard for Daniel

A mechanical problem with the #99 Beechdean Aston Martin Vantage brought an early end to the day for Daniel and his team-mates in the third round of the Blancpain Endurance Series at Paul Ricard.

2 Jun 2013: Tough run at Silverstone for Daniel

Blancpain Endurance Series racer Daniel McKenzie and the Beechdean AMR team endured a very tough outing at Silverstone for round two of the 2013 season, with gearbox problems early in the three-hour encounter triggering a very long afternoon.