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Tue 01 Apr 2008
Leslie and Lloyd killed in plane crashHeadline

Leslie and Lloyd killed in plane crash

Veteran racer David Leslie and Apex Motorsport team principal Richard Lloyd died Sunday in a plane crash in Kent, England. The two, along with team member Christopher Allarton and two pilots, were en route to Nogaro, France for Monday's FIA GT3 ...

EU3: Lloyd and Leslie reported killed in plane crash

EU3: Lloyd and Leslie reported killed in plane crash

Richard Lloyd and David Leslie have been reported as having died in a plane crash near Kent, England according to the British media. Neither of their deaths have been officially confirmed. The two were among five on board the private Cessna ...

Thu 08 May 2008
BTCC: Arkas Racing Donington Park summary

BTCC: Arkas Racing Donington Park summary

BELL SCORES FOR ARKAS DURING DIFFICULT DONINGTON WEEKEND Martyn Bell enabled Arkas Racing with Sunshine.co.uk to hold on to eighth position in the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship's Independents Team Trophy standings at Donington Park ...

Tue 02 Sep 2008
BTCC: Arkas Racing Silverstone II summary

BTCC: Arkas Racing Silverstone II summary

MORE INDEPENDENTS POINTS FOR ARKAS AT SILVERSTONE HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship squad Arkas Racing with Sunshine.co.uk fielded two cars for the first time since mid-July at Silverstone National Circuit over the weekend, 30th/31st ...

Sat 19 Jan 2008
BTCC: VXR Racing Driver of the Year announced

BTCC: VXR Racing Driver of the Year announced

Vauxhall finds its new star Vauxhall's search for its next champion came to an end today, where John Allison was crowned the VXR Racing Driver of the Year, a title which awards him with a fully-funded race seat in the 2008 Dunlop Sport Maxx ...

Sun 13 Apr 2008
BTCC: VX Racing Colby race three notes

BTCC: VX Racing Colby race three notes

VX Racing's Matt Neal performed the drive of the day by winning his first-ever race for the team starting from 11th on the grid in round six of the 2008 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) at Rockingham, Northamptonshire. The race...

Mon 22 Sep 2008
BTCC: Vauxhall Racing Brands Hatch champion weekend summary

BTCC: Vauxhall Racing Brands Hatch champion weekend summary

VAUXHALL WIN MULTIPLE CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES Fabrizio Giovanardi claims his 2008 BTCC Driver's Championship trophy Vauxhall's British Touring Car team, VX Racing, has successfully secured all three championship titles (Driver's Team's ...

Tue 05 Aug 2008
BTCC: Silverstone newsletter 2008-08-04

BTCC: Silverstone newsletter 2008-08-04

Silverstone to celebrate 50 Years of Touring Car action with BTCC Legends and a Display of BTCC Classic cars Silverstone will be celebrating the 50th, 60th and 80th Anniversaries of the British Touring Car Championship (BTCC), Silverstone and ...

Mon 14 Jan 2008
BTCC: VXR Racing Driver of the Year day one notes

BTCC: VXR Racing Driver of the Year day one notes

DAY ONE OF A LIFE-CHANGING EXPERIENCE Today sees the start of a three-day final of a national competition, in which one of the 12 finalists will see his life change forever. The finalists participating in the long-awaited VXR Racing Driver of...

Tue 03 Jun 2008
BTCC: Michael Doyle Croft summary

BTCC: Michael Doyle Croft summary

DOYLE MASTERS CROFT RAIN FOR MAIDEN BTCC TOP 10 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship rookie Michael Doyle secured his, and the In-Tune Racing team's, maiden overall top 10 BTCC finish at Croft Circuit in North Yorkshire today, Sunday, 1st ...

Mon 28 Jul 2008
BTCC: VX Racing Oulton Park summary

BTCC: VX Racing Oulton Park summary

VX RACING EXTENDS CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD This Sunday's rounds 19, 20 and 21 of the 2008 HiQ British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) at Oulton Park, Cheshire, saw VX Racing dominate the podium as the most successful team of the weekend. Temperatures...

Fri 14 Mar 2008
BTCC: Vauxhall launches into 2008 season

BTCC: Vauxhall launches into 2008 season

VAUXHALL LAUNCHES INTO 2008 BTCC SEASON Media and fans alike had their very first glimpse of the brand new Vauxhall Vectra VXR as the defending 2007 champions took part in the 2008 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) media day at ...

Mon 31 Mar 2008
BTCC: Michael Doyle Brands Hatch summary

BTCC: Michael Doyle Brands Hatch summary

BTCC ROOKIE DOYLE ACHIEVES TOP 15 GOAL ON DEBUT In-Tune Racing's Michael Doyle climbed a literal mountain at Brands Hatch Indy Circuit over the weekend, 29th/30th March, to achieve a deserved top 15 race result on his HiQ MSA British Touring ...

Fri 18 Apr 2008
BTCC Arkas Team helps Make-A-Wish come true

BTCC Arkas Team helps Make-A-Wish come true

ARKAS RACING HELPS MAKE-A-WISH COME TRUE AT ROCKINGHAM Arkas Racing with Sunshine.co.uk helped support leading charity Make-A-Wish Foundation UK at Rockingham Motor Speedway last Sunday, 13th April, by offering VIP access into the team garage at...

Fri 04 Jan 2008
BTCC: Michael Doyle unveils brand new UK team

BTCC: Michael Doyle unveils brand new UK team

DOYLE UNVEILS BRAND NEW BTCC TEAM FOR 2008 CAMPAIGN HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship debutant Michael Doyle has announced he will contest his maiden season in the UK's premier saloon car category with newly created family-run team...

Sun 27 Jul 2008
BTCC: VX Racing race one report

BTCC: VX Racing race one report

Fabrizio Giovanardi celebrating his tenth podium of the 2008 season Race one of the 2008 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) at Oulton Park, Cheshire, saw reigning champion Fabrizio Giovanardi claim his tenth podium of the year after...

Tue 20 May 2008
BTCC: In-Tune Racing Thruxton summary

BTCC: In-Tune Racing Thruxton summary

BATTLING DOYLE IMPRESSES WITH THRUXTON PACE Promising young touring car racer Michael Doyle enjoyed his most competitive run of the 2008 season at Thruxton in Hampshire yesterday, Sunday, 18th May -- a credit to the determination of...

Mon 28 Jul 2008
BTCC: VX Racing race three report

BTCC: VX Racing race three report

Matt Neal pushing hard in round 21 at Oulton Park VX Racing added to their championship leads (manufacturer, driver and team) once again in round 21 of the 2008 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) at Oulton Park, Cheshire, adding 11...

Tue 05 Feb 2008
BTCC: Arkas Racing expands for 2008

BTCC: Arkas Racing expands for 2008

ARKAS EXPANDS FOR 2008 BTCC AS BELL JOINS KIZILIRMAK Arkas Racing has confirmed it will field two Vauxhall Astra Sport Hatch cars in the 2008 HiQ British Touring Car Championship after agreeing terms with popular BTCC runner Martyn Bell. The...

Sat 02 Feb 2008
BTCC: VX Racing Almeria test summary

BTCC: VX Racing Almeria test summary

VX RACING CONTINUES TO BUILD ON ITS 2007 STRENGTH With less than two months to go until the 2008 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) kicks-off, Vauxhall completed an intense five-day test programme at Almeria today. Tom ...

Mon 01 Sep 2008
BTCC: VX Racing Silverstone II race three report

BTCC: VX Racing Silverstone II race three report

Giovanardi brings home his second podium of the day The final race of the 2008 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) at Silverstone, saw reigning champion Fabrizio Giovanardi claim his second podium of the day. The draw for round 27 ...

Sun 17 Aug 2008
BTCC: VX Racing Knockhill race two report

BTCC: VX Racing Knockhill race two report

Tom Onslow-Cole secured his second podium finish of the day VX Racing claimed two further podium finishes for round 23 of the 2008 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) at Knockhill, Scotland, with reigning Drivers' champion Fabrizio...

Fri 20 Jun 2008
BTCC: Anniversary celebrations at Silverstone

BTCC: Anniversary celebrations at Silverstone

BTCC greats gearing up for anniversary celebrations at Silverstone Past, present and future Champions and drivers from the British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) were at Silverstone today to help launch the Northamptonshire circuit's plans to...

Mon 01 Sep 2008
BTCC: VX Racing Silverstone II race one report

BTCC: VX Racing Silverstone II race one report

Giovanardi pushing hard in the wet at Silverstone Race one of the 2008 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) at Silverstone, started under dubious weather conditions which quickly progressed to heavy rain. Reigning champion Fabrizio ...