Automotive Racers Hall of Fame – Raymond Boyd

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EBC Brakes Automotive Racers Hall of Fame – Raymond Boyd

Long term EBC Brakes assisted racer Raymond Boyd has won the SMRC Scottish Classics and Saloons Series for the second time over the last three years in his distinctive blue Porsche 911.

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Name:

Raymond Boyd

Year of Birth:

1962

Team Name:

Independent

Discipline:

Circuit Training

Highest Place Finish:

First. Current SMRC Scottish Classics Champion for second time in 3 years.

Car/Bike Used:

Porsche 911

What`s your day job?

National Account Manager

What has been the highlight of your career so far?

Two Championship Wins

What would be your dream car/ motorcycle?

Porsche 918

Did you always want to be a racer or something else?

No I accidentally fell into the sport

Front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive or 2 wheels?

Rear Wheels Drive

What motorsport event would you most like to compete in?

Historics at Spa

What is the most insane/scary/memorable drive/ ride you’ve ever had?

First drive on Nurburgring in a Porsche 964 RS

How involved are you in testing and mechanical tweaking before events?

I maintain my car primarily myself with Friend, Anthony Reid. No relation

Where do you see yourself in 5 years time?

Racing in events within UK and Europe

What is your go to playlist or song before an event to get in the zone?

Don’t have one while racing

If you could try any other motorsport what one would you choose?

GT Racing

What’s the fastest you’ve ever gone in a car or bike on track and when?

150 mph at Spa

What is your daily drive or ride?

Mercedes 250 amg estate/750 Kawasaki Café Racer

Who is your inspiration?

Jimmy Clark

What is the one thing you could not live without?

Soul Music

What is your favourite takeaway?

Indian

Do you have a favourite movie?

Blues Brothers/Blazzin saddles

Any bad habits?

Lots

Tell us something about you that most people would not know?

If I told you everyone else would know!

Would you rather fight 100 horse-sized ducks or 1 duck-sized horse?

1 duck sized horse.

Porsche 911 Wins SMRC Championship 2016 with EBC race brake pads

 Porsche 911 Wins SMRC Championship 2016 with EBC race brake pads Raymond Boyd has done it yet again and has won the SMRC Scottish Classics and Saloons Series Championship using EBC race brake pads.  As in previous years, Raymond has kept with his winning formula and has installed EBC Yellowstuff and Bluestuff race pads on his […]

Porsche 911 wins 2014 SMRC Championship with EBC Race Pads

Porsche 911 wins 2014 SMRC Championship with EBC Race Pads Raymond Boyd has once again won the Championship of the SMRC Scottish Classics and Saloons series using EBC race pads.  Raymond has installed on his Porsche 911 - EBC Yellowstuff and Bluestuff race pads. Both these sets of brake pads benefit from ultra high friction, [...]

Raymond Boyd won SMRC Classic Sports class with EBC Bluestuff brakes

Raymond Boyd won SMRC Classic Sports class with EBC Bluestuff brakes Raymond Boyd has been in touch recently with an update on how he won the SMRC Scottish Classic Sports and Saloon series outright at Knockhill last year with EBC Bluestuff brakes installed in his 911 race car. Raymond is using EBC Bluestuff brakes on his […]

Porsche 911 brakes by EBC work great!

Porsche 911 Racer Raymond Boyd has been in touch with us lately with news of his recent races and given us his reviews of EBC Yellowstuff and Bluestuff brake pads that he has installed on his car. Here is what he says: Hi EBC! It been a wee while since you supplied the Bluestuff and […]

Video Footage of SMRC Race 1 Knockhill 26/08/2012, On board Raymond Boyd

EBC Brakes Bluestuff Brake Pads

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EBC Brakes Yellowstuff Brake Pads

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EBC Brake Fluids

EBC Brake Fluids
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