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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...

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 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 ...

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 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...

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 ...

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: Paul O'Neil scores initial win at Oulton Park

BTCC: Paul O'Neil scores initial win at Oulton Park

Paul O'Neill scored his first Touring Class win in dramatic Feature race. Early leader Matt Neal crashed out, Yvan Muller suffered a mechanical problem and then James Thompson picked up a puncture, leaving O'Neill to cruise to a deserved first ...

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...

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...

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 ...

Thu 29 Aug 2002
BTCC: Brands Hatch II: Feature race results

BTCC: Brands Hatch II: Feature race results

<pre> BTCC, Round 18, Brands Hatch, Feature Race Results POS NO CL DRIVER NAT CAR TIME LAPS GAP MPH BEST 1 12 Warren HUGHES GBR MG ZS 41:39.999 45 ...

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...

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 ...

Sun 14 Jul 2002
BTCC: Croft Team Petronas race notes

BTCC: Croft Team Petronas race notes

David Leslie once again flew the flag for Team PETRONAS Syntium Proton with a superb second place at Croft in Round 11 of the 2002 British Touring Car Championship. His stirring drive was applauded around the Yorkshire circuit where he first raced...

Mon 18 Mar 2002
BTCC: Team PSP Silverstone first test

BTCC: Team PSP Silverstone first test

Testing times for new car It was good news, bad news for Team PETRONAS Syntium Proton at the first TOCA test at Silverstone on Thursday 14 March. David Leslie recorded a respectable best lap time within 1.7 seconds of pace-setter Matt Neal ...

Thu 13 Jun 2002
BTCC: Mondello: MG Hot Wheels Racing preview

BTCC: Mondello: MG Hot Wheels Racing preview

MG Hot Wheels Racing were literally 'jubilant' at their last outing in the BTCC at Silverstone when Warren Hughes secured his first win of the season in the Sprint Race. Anthony Reid followed Warren onto the podium later in the day making it a ...

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 ...

Tue 07 May 2002
BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport Round five report

BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport Round five report

Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship 2002 Rounds 5 - Thruxton, Race Report - May 6 It was all happening this afternoon in the 15-lap Sprint race as the two Vauxhall Motorsport Astra Coupes put on a thrilling display 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...

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...

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...

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...

Sun 25 Aug 2002
BTCC: Brands Hatch II: Team PSP preview

BTCC: Brands Hatch II: Team PSP preview

Team PSP gets wired for Brands. Team PSP's drivers David Leslie and Phil Bennett are gearing up for more fast and furious action in the penultimate rounds of the Green Flag 2002 MSA British Touring Car Championship next Bank Holiday...

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 ...

Fri 25 Jan 2002
BTCC: Rick Pearson To Return To Clio V6 Trophy

BTCC: Rick Pearson To Return To Clio V6 Trophy

Rick Pearson To Return To Clio V6 Trophy Clio V6 ace, Rick Pearson will return to the European Trophy with Mark Fish Motorsport this season despite several competitive offers to race in the British Touring Car Championship. & ...

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, ...

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...

Thu 01 Aug 2002
BTCC: Snetterton:  Rounds 13, 14 race Results

BTCC: Snetterton: Rounds 13, 14 race Results

<pre> British Touring Car Championship, Rounds 13&14 at Snetterton, 27th-28th July 2000 Race Results Sprint Race - Round 13 POS NO CL DRIVER NAT CAR TIME LAPS GAP MPH BEST 1 3 ...

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 ...

Mon 03 Jun 2002
BTCC: Neal, Reid lead Silverstone qualifying

BTCC: Neal, Reid lead Silverstone qualifying

British Touring Car Championship Qualifying Sunday 2nd June 2002 Silverstone International Circuit, England After three rounds of the 2002 British Touring Car Championship three drivers share the lead in the championship. Yvan Muller, James ...