February 2011 - Ray news from New Zealand - Neil Whitaker has emailed photos of his Ray 73F. Not much is known of the chassis history but it is believed to have been imported in the early '70s and possibly raced by one of the Woods brothers in the early days. Now with a replacement nosecone and "a great wee car to drive". Many thanks Neil. If anyone knows more of the car's early history please email. - Thanks to Alan Crocker for confirming the cars early '70s NZ racing history.
and Raysport announce their 2011 car -
2011 - Celebrating 40 years of Ray Racing Cars. Bert Ray built his first race car in 1971 - Please email any information relating to the whereabouts of those early '70s chassis.
Saturday 22 May 2010 - The inaugural Bert Ray Memorial Cup was held today on the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit with Ray chassis taking the first five places - congratulations to Neville Smyth, Ray GRS07, for a dominant win.
May 2010 - Johnny Dumfries, 7th Marquess of Bute, is third in the Sunday Times Sport Rich List worth £110m! In 1982 he was Ray Race International's FF1600 works driver before moving up to Formula 3 in 1983. By 1986 Johnny was driving a Lotus F1 alongside Aryton Senna, 1988 saw a win at Le Mans in a Jaguar XJR-9 and he retired from racing in 1991 to look after the family estate..........
April 2010 - Scott Malvern leads the Dunlop MSA Formula Ford Championship in the Cliff Dempsey Racing run Ray GRS10 at round 3 Oulton Park after intense competition from Scott Pye in the Mygale. Jordan Skinner takes a win in his Ray GRK10 at the Avon Tyres FF1600 Southern Championship round at Silverstone.
March 2010 - The inaugural Bert Ray Memorial Cup is announced for the revived Champion of Brands FF 1600 meeting on July 17/18 supporting the World Touring Car Championship in memory of the founder of the category's longest running active manufacturer. Motorsport News. Date changed to 22 May.
10 March 2008 40 years on! Ray Race was set up in 1968 by Bert Ray initially making parts for other racing car manufactures - for more info see the 1981 Brands FF Festival advert pdf on the Model by Year page.
05 December 2007 Ex Formula BMW and Formula Renault contender Chris Holmes was amongst drivers testing the latest works Ray run by the Raysport team at Silverstone for the British Formula Ford Championship 'Sampler Day' for the coming season.
13 February 2007 - NEW RAY WEBSITE LAUNCHED - Go to RayRaceCar.com to get the latest info and contact Gavin Ray and the RAYsport team.
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