Lea Wood and his Houseman Racing squad battled through a tough season-opening British Touring Car Championship weekend at Brands Hatch as they focussed on getting to grips with their new Toyota Avensis.
Tom Ingram performed an extraordinary debut, with a scene-stealing qualifying performance and a brace of top ten finishes forcing the established contenders to sit up and genuinely take note.
United Autosports lies 12th in HiQ Teams Championship & Independents Team Trophy
A mixed bag of results at local Brands Hatch circuit for Airwaves Racing.
New Honda Civic Tourer claims a hat-trick of podiums in BTCC curtain-raiser.
Andrew Jordan didn’t have it all his own way, however, as the eBay Motors BMW of Colin Turkington took the honours in the final thrilling encounter at the legendary Kent circuit.
It was Robb Holland’s intention to break into the top 20 and page one of the timesheets in the weekend’s third and final BTCC encounter.
The opening event of the year marked the first outing for the West Thurrock-based team with its new NGTC-specification Ford Focus.
Qualifying was a frantic affair with 29 cars all sharing the short Indy circuit where space is always at a premium.
The Lancashire-based team will create history when the race weekend gets underway at the iconic Kent circuit.
Handy Motorsport’s Simon Belcher will realise his dream of lining-up on the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship grid next weekend.
“Testing has gone well” - Tom Ingram
31 cars will take the green flag for the start of the 2014 season.
The event marked the first opportunity for the assembled media, and fans who attended the afternoon test session, to see the all-new Mercedes A-Class to be campaigned by the team this season; which was resplendent in it’s striking WIX Racing livery...
Audi team Rob Austin Racing shows off their 2014 machine.
'Positive' first laps behind the wheel of Team BMR Volkswagen CC.
Pre-season testing at Brands Hatch has wrapped up.
Handy Motorsport squad are making progress after their latest pre-season test outing at Oulton Park.
Toyota Avensis appeariead on track for the first time since officially unveiling his livery at the Autosport International Show.
Fabrizio Giovanardi: "People have said these cars can be difficult to drive but I didn’t really find that."
Rotek Racing recently asked their fans on Facebook to vote for the livery of their Audi S3 BTCC challenger.
A look at all the big unveils and news about the BTCC that came from the Autosport International show.
Rounds one, two and three of the 2014 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season will take place on 29th/30th March at Brands Hatch Indy Circuit in Kent.
Two Audi teams announced their plans for the 2014 BTCC season.