Planning and training are well underway for the 5 man team from the automotive industry who will be taking part in the Le Mans 24 hour Kart Race on 30 June – 1 July 2012. The team aim to raise £10,000 for BEN the automotive industry charity.
This annual event tests the endurance and skills of over 40 Kart teams each year at the famous circuit in France. The team of five who aim to raise this amazing amount for BEN are Duncan Metcalfe who has worked in the automotive industry for 28 years, Mike Smith, Managing Director of Fleet Assist, Alan Green who has working in the industry since 1988, Gary Phillips an IT Consultant in the automotive finance sector who also has his own Karting club and Tim Hudson a historic Kart racing enthusiast.
Tim commented: “the team are all associated with the automotive sector and are keen to ensure that we reach our target to support BEN which is an excellent cause.”
Nigel Williams, BEN’s Commercial Development Manager added, “BEN is very pleased to have the support of The Intrepid Karters who are looking to raise a significant sum which will help to make a difference to some of the many thousands of people who turn to us for help.”
Please support the team and BEN by visiting the website below. uk.virginmoneygiving.com/team/IntrepidKarters