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Wed 10 Apr 1996
BTCC: Peugeot confirms 1997 lineup

BTCC: Peugeot confirms 1997 lineup

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 13/12/96 HARVEY AND WATTS CONFIRMED AT PEUGEOT Former British Champion Tim Harvey will lead Peugeot's assault on the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship in 1997, it is announced...

BTCC: Biela to return with Audi

BTCC: Biela to return with Audi

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 9/12/96 CHAMPION BIELA TO DEFEND TITLE Reigning champion Frank Biela will return to defend his and Audi's Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship titles in 1997, it was confirmed...

BTCC: Radisich re-signs with Ford

BTCC: Radisich re-signs with Ford

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 5/12/96 RADISICH RE-SIGNS WITH FORD Double Touring Car World Cup Champion Paul Radisich will again race a Ford Mondeo in next year's Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship, it...

BTCC: Cox to partner Murray Walker

BTCC: Cox to partner Murray Walker

News from the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship 28/11/96 RACER COX IS MURRAY'S NEW MATE Former saloon car star Charlie Cox will join Britain's voice of motor sport, Murray Walker, in the commentary booth for BBC TV's expanded...

BTCC: Total Cup 1997 prizes

BTCC: Total Cup 1997 prizes

News from the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship 21/11/96 BTCC cash bonanza for independent racers Next year's Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship is to offer independent entrants the richest cash prizes in British motor...

BTCC: Tarquini returns

BTCC: Tarquini returns

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 20/11/96 TARQUINI JOINS HONDA FOR 1997 BTCC The 1994 Champion, Gabriele Tarquini, is to return to the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship next year at the wheel of a Honda ...

BTCC: Hoy signs with Ford

BTCC: Hoy signs with Ford

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 15/11/96 HOY SIGNS FOR FORD Former Champion Will Hoy is to drive for Ford in next year's Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship, it was announced today (Friday). The 43-year-old ...

BTCC: Touring Trophy report

BTCC: Touring Trophy report

NEWS FROM THE AUTOSPORT RAC TOURIST TROPHY, Donington Park, 3/11/96 MENU WINS BRITAIN'S RICHEST RACE Swiss driver Alain Menu was this afternoon (Sun) UKpounds 25,000 better off after his victory in the UK's richest -- and most historic...

BTCC: Tourist Trophy preview

BTCC: Tourist Trophy preview

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 28/10/96 Menu heads entries for famous Tourist Trophy race 1996 Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship runner-up Alain Menu heads the entry list for Sunday's (Nov 3) exciting ...

BTCC: Warwick to drive for Honda

BTCC: Warwick to drive for Honda

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 28/10/96 WARWICK SIGNS WITH VAUXHALL Former Grand Prix star Derek Warwick has been confirmed as John Cleland's Vauxhall team-mate for next season's Auto Trader RAC Touring Car ...

BTCC: Revised 1997 calendar announced

BTCC: Revised 1997 calendar announced

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 10/10/96 BBC GRANDSTAND AND TOCA ANNOUNCE LIVE TV DATES The Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship will feature three live televised events in 1997, it was confirmed today (Thurs)....

BTCC: Thompson signs with Honda

BTCC: Thompson signs with Honda

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP THOMPSON JOINS HONDA FOR 1997 Young star James Thompson has jumped ship from Vauxhall to join Honda's 1997 Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship campaign. The 22-year-old from...

BTCC: Peugeot & MSD join forces

BTCC: Peugeot & MSD join forces

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Peugeot switches to MSD for 1997 The determined Peugeot team looks set for a revival in its fortunes for the 1997 Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship with the announcement today...

BTCC: Brands Hatch report

BTCC: Brands Hatch report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP BRANDS HATCH, 22/9/96 The dramatic Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship continued to thrill right to the final chequered flag of the season at Brands Hatch this afternoon (Sun),...

BTCC: Brands Hatch qualifying

BTCC: Brands Hatch qualifying

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP BRANDS HATCH, 21/9/96 BMW's Jo Winkelhock looks set to end his Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship season with a flourish at Brands Hatch tomorrow (Sun) after dominating both ...

BTCC: Brands Hatch testing

BTCC: Brands Hatch testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Brands Hatch, 20/9/96 Germany's Jo Winkelhock topped the timesheets at Brands Hatch this afternoon (Fri) in official qualifying for Sunday's Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship ...

BTCC: Brands Hatch testing

BTCC: Brands Hatch testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Brands Hatch, 12/9/96 Honda's David Leslie reconfirmed his late-season pace by posting the fastest ever Super Touring lap time on the Brands Hatch Indy circuit this afternoon (Thurs)...

BTCC: Donington Park report

BTCC: Donington Park report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Donington Park, 8/9/96 Audi claimed the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship triple crown at Donington Park this afternoon (Sun), clinching the manufacturers' and teams' ...

BTCC: Donington Park qualifying

BTCC: Donington Park qualifying

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Donington Park, 7/9/96 SWEDEN'S Rickard Rydell this afternoon (Saty) further boosted his hopes of claiming second position in the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship by taking...

BTCC: Donington testing

BTCC: Donington testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Donington Park, September 5 RICKARD RYDELL this afternoon (Thurs) boosted his hopes of finishing as runner-up in the 1996 Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship after smashing his...

BTCC: Thruxton report

BTCC: Thruxton report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Thruxton, 26/8/96 FRANK BIELA this afternoon (Mon) clinched the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship drivers' crown after a pair of thrilling races watched by a huge Bank Holiday...

BTCC: Thruxton qualifying

BTCC: Thruxton qualifying

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Thruxton, 24/8/96 There was mixed weather and mixed fortunes for the top men in the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship at Thruxton today (Saty) as they battled for grid positions...

BTCC: Thruxton Friday testing

BTCC: Thruxton Friday testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Thruxton, 23/8/96 David Leslie this afternoon (Fri) lopped more than half a second from yesterday's best lap time in official testing for rounds 21 and 22 of the Auto Trader RAC ...

BTCC: Thruxton testing Thursday

BTCC: Thruxton testing Thursday

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Thruxton, 22/8/96 Renault's Alain Menu topped the timesheets in official testing this afternoon (Thurs) at Thruxton in preparation for Bank Holiday Monday's twin rounds of the Auto...

BTCC: Oulton Park report

BTCC: Oulton Park report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Oulton Park, 11/8/96 Audi's Frank Biela moved to within one race win of clinching the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship for drivers after a 1-2 result in this afternoon's twin...

BTCC: Oulton Park qualifying

BTCC: Oulton Park qualifying

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Oulton Park, 10/8/96 David Leslie and Frank Biela will share the pole position honours at tomorrow's (Sun) rounds of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship at Oulton Park in ...

BTCC: Oulton Park testing

BTCC: Oulton Park testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Oulton Park, 9/8/96 Renault Laguna racer Will Hoy emulated the efforts of his Williams F1 counterpart Damon Hill by setting the fastest time in today's (Friday) official TOCA Test at Oulton...

BTCC: Donington testing

BTCC: Donington testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Donington Park, 8/8/96 David Leslie's Honda Accord this afternoon (Thurs) knocked more than two-tenths of a second off the Donington Park Grand Prix circuit lap record in official...

BTCC: Oulton Park testing

BTCC: Oulton Park testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Oulton Park, 1/8/96 SWEDE Rickard Rydell this afternoon (Thurs) became the first touring car driver to break the one-minute barrier on the Oulton Park Fosters circuit. In official ...

BTCC: Knockhill report

BTCC: Knockhill report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Knockhill, 28/07/96 FRANK BIELA edged closer to the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship drivers' title with a win and a second place for Audi at a spectator-packed Knockhill...

BTCC: Knockhill qualifying

BTCC: Knockhill qualifying

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC BRITISH TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Knockhill, 27th July 1996 Volvo's Rickard Rydell produced two storming qualifying performances at Knockhill in Scotland to grab pole position for both of tomorrow's (Sunday) rounds...

BTCC: Silverstone Sunday report

BTCC: Silverstone Sunday report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Silverstone, 14/07/96 DAVID LESLIE and the Honda team made up for their disappointment of yesterday to take victory in this afternoon's (Sun) 16th round of the Auto Trader RAC Touring...

BTCC: Silverstone qualifying

BTCC: Silverstone qualifying

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Silverstone 12/7/96 THE Honda team notched up its first ever pole position in the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship when Scot David Leslie outgunned the opposition at...

BTCC: Silverstone Saturday report

BTCC: Silverstone Saturday report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Silverstone, 13/07/96 FORMER World Touring Car Champion Roberto Ravaglia notched up his maiden Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship victory at Silverstone this afternoon (Saturday).

BTCC: Silverstone testing

BTCC: Silverstone testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Official Testing: Silverstone, 5/7/96 THE Volvo team made all the running at Silverstone today (Fri) in final official testing for next weekend's (Jul 13/14) twin rounds of the ...

BTCC: Brands Hatch report

BTCC: Brands Hatch report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Brands Hatch, 30/6/96 RENAULT became the fifth different manufacturer to take race victory in the 1996 Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship with a dominant display at...