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Wed 03 Apr 2002
BTCC: Matt Neal, James Thompson win at Brands HatchHeadline

BTCC: Matt Neal, James Thompson win at Brands Hatch

Brands Hatch hosted the opening two rounds of the 2002 MSA British Touring Car Championship. The races, which formed part of a Superweekender along with the British Formula Three and GT Championship races, attracted large crowds during the Easter...

Thu 14 Mar 2002
BTCC: Team PSP 2002 profile

BTCC: Team PSP 2002 profile

PETRONAS has raced in Malaysian and Asian Saloon car events under the name TEAM PETRONAS since 1990, achieving significant championship successes and more than eighty wins. During 1999 and 2000, in collaboration with Opel South Africa, the team...

Wed 02 Oct 2002
BTCC: Phil Bennett takes on European Clio Trophy regulars

BTCC: Phil Bennett takes on European Clio Trophy regulars

BTCC race winner and Team PSP driver Phil Bennett will take on some of Europes best tin-top drivers this weekend in a one off outing in the Renault Sport Clio Trophy race at Donington, driving the Mark Fish Motorsport Clio V6 campaigned by Paul ...

Wed 10 Jul 2002
BTCC: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing driver announcement

BTCC: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing driver announcement

Team B&Q Jet York City Racing are delighted to announce the appointment of Australian racing driver Hyla Breese to the team. Hyla will be joining the team with effect from the next race at Croft to support Jim Edwards Junior in his push to win the...

Thu 29 Aug 2002
BTCC: Brands Hatch II: Rounds 17 and 18 race report

BTCC: Brands Hatch II: Rounds 17 and 18 race report

Rounds 17 and 18 of the British Touring Car Championsip took place at Brands Hatch circuit in Kent, England. The Indy circuit is a 1.2-mile lap which uses Paddock Hill, Druids, Graham Hill and Surtees from the Grand Prix circuit and then cuts...

Fri 20 Sep 2002
BTCC: Donington Park: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing preview

BTCC: Donington Park: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing preview

Perseverance in the face of adversity is always a welcome attribute, and perseverance is something that has been very much in evidence in the Team B&Q Jet York City Racing camp during the latter half of, what proved to be, another superb year ...

Wed 10 Jul 2002
BTCC: Croft: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing preview

BTCC: Croft: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing preview

After their success in Ireland last time out, Team B&Q Jet York City Racing approach the visit to their home circuit of Croft, in North Yorkshire, with high expectations. Large numbers of York City fans are expected to travel the short journey ...

Sat 05 Jan 2002
BTCC: Phil Bennett joins Team Petronas

BTCC: Phil Bennett joins Team Petronas

Team Petronas Syntium Proton confirm that Phil Bennett will join David Leslie as the team's second driver for the 2002 British Touring Car Championship. His signing today is the result of several months hunting and sorting through the many ...

Wed 14 Aug 2002
BTCC: Knockhill: Qualifying results

BTCC: Knockhill: Qualifying results

<pre> Qualifying, British Touring Car Championship, Rounds 15 & 16 at Knockhill Sprint Race POS NO CL DRIVER NAT CAR TIME LAPS GAP MPH 1 28 Andy PRIAULX GBR Honda Civic Type-R 54.325 16 ...

Wed 17 Apr 2002
BTCC: Oulton Park: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing preview

BTCC: Oulton Park: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing preview

The British Touring Car Championship returns to the scenic Oulton Park Island Circuit in Cheshire for rounds 3&4 of the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship next weekend, the 20th and 21st April. Oulton Park is very similar to Brands ...

Mon 26 Aug 2002
BTCC: Oulton Park: Thomas Erdos race summary

BTCC: Oulton Park: Thomas Erdos race summary

Thomas Erdos was on winning form again yesterday for Round 9 of the 2002 British GT Championship at Oulton Park in Cheshire. It was, however, an unusual race by any standards. A rainstorm of Biblical proportions brought the first part to an...

Wed 10 Jul 2002
BTCC: Vauxhall gets into gear for Sport Relief at Croft

BTCC: Vauxhall gets into gear for Sport Relief at Croft

Vauxhall challenges BTCC fans to "Get Active, Raise Money, Do Good" in aid of Sport Relief. Vauxhall is challenging British Touring Car Championship fans attending this Sunday's BTCC races at Croft, N. Yorkshire, to part with their well-earned...

Thu 14 Feb 2002
BTCC: Team PSP racer shakedown test

BTCC: Team PSP racer shakedown test

Team PSP racer initial shakedown successful Right on schedule, the new Touring Car challenger from Team PETRONAS Syntium Proton (Team PSP) ran for the first time on Monday 12 February in Norfolk near Team PSP& ...

Tue 15 Jan 2002
BTCC: 2002 British Touring Car schedule

BTCC: 2002 British Touring Car schedule

<pre> 2002 British Touring Car Championship Series Schedule M.com Name Rounds 1 & 2 - 30/31 March/01 April - Brands Hatch (GP) Brands HatchGP Rounds 3 & 4 - 20/21 April - Oulton Park ...

Sun 14 Jul 2002
BTCC: Croft results

BTCC: Croft results

BTCC Rounds 11 & 12 at Croft Circuit, 14th July 2002 Sprint Race POS NO CL DRIVER NAT CAR TIME LAPS GAP MPH BEST 1 3 James THOMPSON GBR Vauxhall Astra Coupe 30:22.948 19...

Mon 13 May 2002
BTCC: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing - Peter Cate retains seat

BTCC: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing - Peter Cate retains seat

Following an impressive debut for the team at Thruxton, last weekend, it has been announced that Peter Cate will continue to drive the second Team B&Q Jet York City Racing car for the foreseeable future. John B&Q is the official driver of that...

Thu 14 Mar 2002
BTCC: Team PSP unveils 2002 car

BTCC: Team PSP unveils 2002 car

New Malaysian BTCC challenger unveiled London - 13 March 2002 - The newest marque to enter BTCC was unveiled today in central London, just hours before the team joins other challengers for the first official BTCC test day. Team PETRONAS...

Wed 19 Jun 2002
BTCC: Mondello Park: Team PSP preview

BTCC: Mondello Park: Team PSP preview

Team PSP ready for Mondello Park magic With tails high after David Leslie's excellent third place in the Sprint race at Silverstone last time out, Team PSP is eagerly looking forward to their first foray to the Emerald Isle next week (June ...

Sun 13 Jan 2002
BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport 2002 season preview

BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport 2002 season preview

Vauxhall Motorsport British Touring Car Championship Team BTCC to get six of the best! In a decisive vote of confidence for Vauxhall's British Touring Car Championship race car, this year's BTCC grid is set to feature six Vauxhall Astra ...

Wed 07 Aug 2002
BTCC: Knockhill: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing preview

BTCC: Knockhill: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing preview

Next weekend sees the British Touring Car Championship heading into its final stages, as it visits its most northerly circuit, the ever-popular 1.3-mile Knockhill Race Circuit in Fife. All of the championships drivers are looking forward to their...

Fri 02 Aug 2002
BTCC: Snetterton: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing race summary

BTCC: Snetterton: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing race summary

The 13,500 spectators at Snetterton on Sunday could be forgiven for thinking that we had put Perry McCarthy and Johnny Herbert in our cars for this meeting as our luck had been akin to some of these two perennially unlucky Essex boys more ...

Wed 05 Jun 2002
BTCC: Silverstone: Team PSP race summary

BTCC: Silverstone: Team PSP race summary

Satisfaction at Silverstone! Team PSP takes 3rd place in BTCC Round 7. David Leslie scored a superb third place in the 15-lap Sprint race to take Team PSP's second podium of the season. Phil Bennett emphasised the team's progress with a stirring...

Wed 14 Aug 2002
BTCC: Knockhill: Sprint race results

BTCC: Knockhill: Sprint race results

<pre> BTCC Round 15, Knockhill Sprint Race Result POS NO CL DRIVER NAT CAR TIME LAPS GAP MPH BEST 1 0 Matt NEAL GBR Vauxhall Astra Coupe 31:43.220 29 ...

Wed 31 Jul 2002
BTCC: Snetterton: Vauxhall Motorsport qualifying summary

BTCC: Snetterton: Vauxhall Motorsport qualifying summary

Pole each for championship leaders, Thompson & Neal. The championship battle turned up a notch today at Snetterton with Vauxhall Motorsport's James Thompson and fellow Astra Coupe driver, Egg Sport's Matt Neal sharing pole position honours for...

Tue 19 Mar 2002
BTCC: British Touring Car signs Green Flag as sponsor

BTCC: British Touring Car signs Green Flag as sponsor

Green Flag confirmed as British Touring Car Championship sponsor. Green Flag, the leading motoring assistance provider, has been confirmed as the new title sponsor of the MSA 2002 British Touring Car Championship (BTCC). The major new deal is...

Fri 01 Nov 2002
BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport 2003 driver announcement

BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport 2003 driver announcement

Vauxhall's dynamic duo will be back! October 31, 2002: Vauxhall Motors is today firing the first warning shots across the bows of its rivals for the coveted 2003 British Touring Car Championship titles with the confirmation of its driver ...

Thu 15 Aug 2002
BTCC: Knockhill: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing race notes

BTCC: Knockhill: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing race notes

After a couple of disappointing meetings hopes were high in the York City Racing camp that we could rediscover our luck as we headed across the border to the wonderful circuit at Knockhill in Fife. As it turned out that luck was still missing but...

Wed 14 Aug 2002
BTCC: Knockhill: Feature race results

BTCC: Knockhill: Feature race results

<pre> BTCC Feature Race, Knockhill POS NO CL DRIVER NAT CAR TIME LAPS GAP MPH BEST 1 28 Andy PRIAULX GBR Honda Civic Type-R 44:00.805 40 70.81 ...

Thu 14 Mar 2002
BTCC: Team PSP driver profiles

BTCC: Team PSP driver profiles

Race and Test Drivers David Leslie Lives: Banbury, Oxfordshire Born: 9 November 1953 A truly seasoned driver, David Leslie returns to the British Touring Car Championship following his runner-up position in 1999 with Nissan. The Banbury,...

Sat 02 Mar 2002
BTCC: Jim Edwards Jnr to drive for Team B&Q

BTCC: Jim Edwards Jnr to drive for Team B&Q

Team B&Q are delighted to finally unveil their drivers for the 2002 season when they will compete in the production class of the British Touring Car Championship in a pair of Honda Accords. Despite announcing his retirement at the final round of...

Thu 29 Aug 2002
BTCC: Brands Hatch II: MG wins feature as rivals slip

BTCC: Brands Hatch II: MG wins feature as rivals slip

Warren Hughes continued MGs fine form with victory in the Feature race, ahead of Alan Morrison for Honda and Tim Harvey in his Independent Peugeot. Hughes qualified in pole position, just 0.02 seconds ahead of Aaron Slight in his best qualifying...

Mon 03 Jun 2002
BTCC: Silverstone: Team PSP qualifying report

BTCC: Silverstone: Team PSP qualifying report

Close call for BTCC grid at Silverstone. Team PSP lead driver David Leslie hustled his much-improved PETRONAS-backed works Proton Impian through the qualifying sessions for Rounds 7 & 8 of the British Touring Car Championship in fine form, ...

Thu 25 Apr 2002
BTCC: Oulton Park: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing race report

BTCC: Oulton Park: Team B&Q Jet York City Racing race report

Oulton Park saw the team enter two cars for the first time this season, following the recent acquisition of the 2001 Honda Accord previously campaigned by Synchro Motorsport. With their newly revised livery, the striking Accords were to entered...

Mon 01 Apr 2002
BTCC: Brands Hatch: Team B&Q York City Racing preview

BTCC: Brands Hatch: Team B&Q York City Racing preview

We are finally here; the days of counting down to the start of the 2002 season are gone and the waiting is over. By the time you read this the team's race transporter will be loaded with the team's two Honda Accords and will be heading south for...

Wed 25 Sep 2002
BTCC: Donington Park: Rounds 19 & 20 results

BTCC: Donington Park: Rounds 19 & 20 results

<pre> Sprint Race POS NO CL DRIVER NAT CAR TIME LAPS GAP MPH BEST 1 3 James THOMPSON GBR Vauxhall Astra Coupe 37:38.566 20 79.64 1:41.211 2 28 ...

Mon 22 Apr 2002
BTCC: Oulton Park: Team PSP race report

BTCC: Oulton Park: Team PSP race report

Leslie gains first podium for Team PSP in BTCC at Oulton Park; third place after second-place finisher penalised David Leslie drove his Team Petronas Syntium Proton Impian to a fine fourth place on the road in Race 4 of the 2002 British Touring...