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Fri 10 Apr 1998
BTCC: 1998 entry list

BTCC: 1998 entry list

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC BRITISH TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 2/3/98 QUALITY AND QUANTITY FOR '98 BTCC The Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship underlined its continuing position as the world's pre- eminent touring car series...

Mon 03 Aug 1998
BTCC: Thruxton Ford report

BTCC: Thruxton Ford report

1998 Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Rounds 17&18, Thruxton, Hampshire - Sunday August 2 1998 High speed drama for Ford Mondeo Racing at Thruxton o Baird walks away from 147kph accident o Hoy recovers from puncture on BTCC's...

Fri 10 Apr 1998
BTCC: Donington Qualifying

BTCC: Donington Qualifying

News from: http://www.btcc.co.uk 3/5/98 RYDELL AND LESLIE SHARE DONINGTON POLE HONOURS Volvo's ace qualifier Rickard Rydell this afternoon (Sun) claimed his third Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship pole position of the season...

Wed 23 Dec 1998
BTCC: News summary 98-12-23

BTCC: News summary 98-12-23

Sainz out of Le Mans chance Carlos Sainz' chances of racing for Toyota in the Le Mans 24 Hours race have gone away, after the new rally callendar just published means a clash of events for the Spaniard. The Acropolis Rally ends on the day of...

Fri 10 Apr 1998
BTCC: Thruxton Race Report

BTCC: Thruxton Race Report

RYDELL & MENU SHARE THE THRUXTON HONOURS Volvo's Rickard Rydell and Renault ace Alain Menu emerged the twin winners at Thruxton this afternoon (Mon) in the opening rounds of the 1998 Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship. Sweden's ...

Tue 28 Jul 1998
BTCC: Snetterton Ford Mondeo report

BTCC: Snetterton Ford Mondeo report

July 26, 1998 Snetterton - Rounds 15 & 16 Norwich, Norfolk UK Ford Mondeo Racing bagged more championship points as the Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship season reconvened at Snetterton Circuit in Norfolk.

Tue 03 Nov 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Neil Ressler - New Chairman of Cosworth Racing

CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Neil Ressler - New Chairman of Cosworth Racing

NEIL RESSLER APPOINTED CHAIRMAN OF COSWORTH RACING NORTHAMPTON, England, 2 November, 1998 - Neil Ressler, has been appointed Chairman of Cosworth Racing, with immediate effect. Currently Vice President of Advanced Vehicle Technology for Ford...

Mon 03 Aug 1998
BTCC: Thruxton Results RNDS 17 & 18

BTCC: Thruxton Results RNDS 17 & 18

British Touring Car Thruxton - Rounds 17 & 18 Andover, Hampshire UK Sunday, August 2, 1998 Round 17 Pos. Driver Car 1. Anthony Reid Nissan Primera 2. Alain Menu Renault Laguna 3.

Fri 10 Apr 1998
BTCC: Will Hoy Interview

BTCC: Will Hoy Interview

AutoTrader RAC British Touring Car ChampionshiP THIS WEEK THE FORD MONDEO RACING TEAM WILL BE CONTINUING THE WORK FROM THE BRANDS HATCH EVENT ON MONDAY AUGUST 31. THIS WAS THE SECOND OF THREE RACE APPEARANCES FOR FORMULA ONE AND INDYCAR WORLD...

Tue 18 Aug 1998
Sun 13 Sep 1998
BTCC: Oulton Park Ford race notes

BTCC: Oulton Park Ford race notes

1998 Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Rounds 23 & 24, Oulton Park, Cheshire - Sunday September 13 1998 Solid Solo Performance Nets Hoy More Points * Two top ten finishes for Ford Mondeo Racing * Team prepares for Nigel ...

Mon 29 Jun 1998
Fri 10 Apr 1998
BTCC: Pit Stop Challenge, London

BTCC: Pit Stop Challenge, London

News from the Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship 24/3/98 JOHN WATSON JOINS BTCC CREW AUDI WINS PIT-STOP CHALLENGE Former Grand Prix star John Watson was today (Tues) announced as the new voice of the Auto Trader RAC British...

Fri 20 Mar 1998
BTCC: Nigel Mansell returns

BTCC: Nigel Mansell returns

News from the Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship 20/3/98 NIGEL MANSELL TO CONTEST BTCC Racing legend Nigel Mansell is to return the tracks, driving a Ford Mondeo in selected rounds of the 1998 Auto Trader RAC British Touring...

Tue 14 Jul 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Ford Buys Cosworth

CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Ford Buys Cosworth

FORD AND COSWORTH - THE LOGICAL LINK Ford has announced that it has bought Cosworth Racing. Alan Henry, the internationally renowned industry expert, has observed the relationship for the past 30 years and reflects on the ...

Mon 21 Sep 1998
BTCC: Sliverstone Race Report

BTCC: Sliverstone Race Report

1998 Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Rounds 25 & 26, Silverstone, Northamptonshire - Sunday September 20 1998 Mansell Draws Record Crowd To BTCC Finale * Record crowd for Nigel Mansell's last 1998 Ford Mondeo Racing ...

Fri 11 Sep 1998
BTCC: Ford World Rally Team Extends Racewear Agreement

BTCC: Ford World Rally Team Extends Racewear Agreement

Ford World Rally team has extended its partnership in the FIA World Rally Championship with Italian racewear manufacturer Sparco. The agreement ensures that Sparco, which currently supplies overalls, boots, balaclavas and racing gloves to Ford...

Tue 18 Aug 1998
BTCC: Knockhill Ford Mondeo Report

BTCC: Knockhill Ford Mondeo Report

Knockhill - Rounds 19 & 20 Fife, Scotland UK Mondeos Shine In Knockhill Rain There was a surprise in store for Ford Mondeo Racing's Craig Baird, as he went from 18th place to lead round 20 of the 1998 Auto Trader RAC ...

Wed 08 Jul 1998
BTCC: Ford Mondeo Notes

BTCC: Ford Mondeo Notes

The BTCC has now reached it's mid-season point, with 14 races gone and 12 remaining. At the midway point, Ford has scored one win and one podium finish and amassed a total of 67 Championship points. All teams now have a four week...

Fri 10 Apr 1998
BTCC: Point Standings

BTCC: Point Standings

Championship positions after round 4 Drivers championship 1 Jason Plato 44 2 Rickard Rydell 36 James Thompson 36 4 Alain Menu...

BTCC: Donington Schedule

BTCC: Donington Schedule

Timetable Friday May 1 1000-1700 Official testing Sunday May 3 0900-0915 Warm-up 1105-1135 Feature Race qualifying 1450-1550 One-Shot Showdown qualifying Monday May 4 0900-0915 Warm-up 0930 Vauxhall Vectra...

Wed 24 Jun 1998
BTCC: Croft Ford Mondeo Preview

BTCC: Croft Ford Mondeo Preview

Ford in Autotrader RAC British Touring Cars * Ford Mondeo Racing heads to Croft circuit, North Yorkshire for the mid-season rounds of the 1998 Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship on Wednesday June 24. Taking the...

Fri 10 Apr 1998
BTCC: Driver Point Standings

BTCC: Driver Point Standings

Point Standings after Six Rounds Drivers championship POS DRIVER POINTS 1 James Thompson 56 2 Rickard Rydell 52 3 Jason Plato 50 4 John Cleland 48 5 Alain Menu ...

BTCC: Ford Mondeo Notes 98-08-04

BTCC: Ford Mondeo Notes 98-08-04

AFTER A HEAVY ACCIDENT FOR CRAIG BAIRD IN ROUND 17 OF THE AUTO TRADER RAC BRITISH TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP AT THRUXTON, HAMPSHIRE, UK, THE FORD MONDEO RACING TEAM FACES A MAJOR REPAIR TASK TO READY BOTH CARS FOR KNOCKHILL IN TWO WEEKS...

Tue 28 Jul 1998
Wed 23 Sep 1998
BTCC: Paul Radisich Silverstone Review

BTCC: Paul Radisich Silverstone Review

Rounds 25 and 26 SILVERSTONE 20th September 1998 SEASON ENDS ON A HIGH FOR RADISICH Paul Radisich's 1998 season drew to a close on a high note, the Esso Ultron Team Peugeot driver forced his way up the leaderboard from 14th to sixth in ...

Mon 15 Jun 1998
BTCC: Donington Park rounds 11 & 12 story

BTCC: Donington Park rounds 11 & 12 story

Donington Park - Rounds 11 & 12 Castle Donington, Derbyshire UK Mansell Magic Returns As Mondeo Fights Back At Donington Nigel Mansell came back to British racing for two of the best races of the 1998 Auto Trader...

Fri 10 Apr 1998
BTCC: Oulton Park test 12/3/98

BTCC: Oulton Park test 12/3/98

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC BRITISH TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP: Oulton Park, 12/3/98 CHAMP MENU BACK ON TOP AT OULTON Reigning champion Alain Menu set the pace in his Renault at Oulton Park today (Thurs) in the second official test session...

Tue 30 Jun 1998
BTCC: Croft Nissan Driver Post Race Quotes

BTCC: Croft Nissan Driver Post Race Quotes

Leslie: "My biggest problem this year is not being able to score two good finishes in a weekend. I've had seven finishes and seven non-finishes so far, but I've been on the podium five times. I really need to start finishing every race...

Fri 10 Apr 1998
BTCC: Paul Radisich BTCC Season Preview

BTCC: Paul Radisich BTCC Season Preview

http://www.paulradisich.co.uk Paul Radisich Previews The 1998 British Touring Car Championship. ----------------------------------------------------------------- With only four weeks to go before we're all lining up on the grid at Thruxton,...

BTCC: Snetterton Paul Radisich Review

BTCC: Snetterton Paul Radisich Review

http://www.paulradisich.co.uk RADISICH SALVAGES A POINT FROM SNETTERTON FRUSTRATION After a successful and productive test at Croft last week, Paul Radisich was confident Esso Ultron Team Peugeot had turned the corner, finding a good balance...

Mon 14 Sep 1998
Sun 14 Jun 1998
BTCC: Donington Park Results

BTCC: Donington Park Results

Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Rounds 11 & 12 Donington Park 14 June1998 Round 11: 23 laps / 45.08 miles / 72.45km 1, Anthony Reid, GB, Nissan Primera, 34m 23.250s, 78.49mph 2, Rickard Rydell, SWE, Volvo S40,...

Tue 22 Sep 1998
Fri 10 Apr 1998
BTCC: Brands Hatch Paul Radisich Review

BTCC: Brands Hatch Paul Radisich Review

Radisich wrings every last tenth out of his 406 in front of a record Brands Hatch crowd A record crowd of nearly 40,000 packed into Brands Hatch to witness Nigel Mansell's dismal performance, crashing out of both races and failing to deliver ...

Mon 24 Aug 1998
BTCC: Ford Announces 1999 Driver Lineup

BTCC: Ford Announces 1999 Driver Lineup

MENU AND REID TEAM UP AT FORD UNTIL BTCC MILLENNIUM Two-year deal announced with BTCC front-runners BRENTWOOD, August 24, 1998: Ford Motor Company has teamed up two of the world's best touring car drivers, Alain Menu and Anthony Reid, to ...