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Newspaper cuttings from Richard Carr’s powerboating career

Richard Carr – Race Boat International

Richard Carr powerboat racer

raceboatinternational.com breaks the news that Richard Carr will team up with friend and powerboat rival Steve Curtis to take part in the Venture World Cup Round Ireland race in summer 2016.

Richard Carr – Motorboat and Yacthing Magazine

Richard Carr powerboat racer

Richard Carr Full Throttle magazine

Richard Carr features in a 2008 edition of Full Throttle magazine, which discusses the return of offshore powerboat racing to the UK. It also mentions Richard’s infamous arrival at a wedding reception following engine failure in the Cowes Torquay Cowes.

Richard Carr Powerboat-World OPGP

Former British Powerboat Champion Richard Carr discusses the recent QPGP and QMSF Qatar Cup 2015 with Powerboat-World.com, which he believes has revitalised the sport.

Richard Carr – Cowes Torquay Cowes – Powerboat-World.com

Richard Carr Powerboat-World

Former British Powerboat Champion Richard Carr discusses the infamous 1991 Cowes Torquay Cowes race with Powerboat-World.com, which saw him finish second in a highly controversial race.

Richard Carr escapes death – Evening Echo

Richard Carr escapes death

Richard Carr roars to Needles success – Evening Echo

Richard Carr wins NeedlesRichard Carr is poised to challenge Steve Curtis

Richard Carr poised to challenge Steve Curtis

Richard Carr is top of the class

Richard Carr Class 1 ChampFull Throttle Magazine – 2007

Powerboat Magazine Full Throttle publishes an article on Richard Carr’s return to the sport with his Honeyparty.com team.

Richard Carr Full Throttle magazine

World of Powerboats – 2008

In this magazine feature with Richard, he talks candidly about his powerboat career and his plans to step back into the sport.

Richard Carr World of Powerboats 2008

Cowes Torquay Cowes – 1991

Richard Carr finished second in the 1991 Cowes Torquay Cowes, one of powerboat racing’s most illustrious and hard-thought events. It is remembered as a highly controversial race with three of the top five finishers disqualified after the race. Below are paper and newspaper cuttings looking back on the event.

You can also read an exclusive interview with Richard about the race in his blog post.

                      Cowes Torquay Cowes Review                           

Richard Carr Cowes Torquay Cowes

 Motorboats Monthly    

Richard Carr Cowes Torquay Cowes

National Newspaper

Richard Carr Cowes Torquay Cowes

Motor Boat and Yachting – 1992

A piece on Richard from the September, 1992 edition of Motor Boat and Yachting. Richard talks candidly about his power boat career and his relationship with fellow racer Steve Curtis.

Click on the image below to read the article in full:

Richard Carr in Motorboat and yatching

 

Thanks to the powerboatarchive2.co.uk for posting the article.