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.

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

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