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Fri 19 Jun 2009
British Touring Car ready for another exciting seasonHeadline

British Touring Car ready for another exciting season

Britain's favourite form of tin-top racing will be launched this week at the series official media day at Rockingham, where it will be the media and public's first chance to see the challenges for the world's most prestigious national touring car...

Fri 16 Oct 2009
Close racing in 2009 BTCC season, part 1Headline

Close racing in 2009 BTCC season, part 1

The 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship season has been one of the closest and most unpredictable ones seen in recent years. Northern Irishmen Colin Turkington eventually took his first BTCC title but only after a final race shootout ...

Fri 09 Oct 2009
BTCC 2010 season calendar

BTCC 2010 season calendar

2010 BTCC Series schedule <pre> Rnd Date Circuit, County 1 4 Apr Thruxton, Hampshire 2 25 Apr Rockingham, Northamptonshire 3 2 May Brands Hatch (Grand Prix), Kent 4 6 Jun Oulton Park (Island), Cheshire 5...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Brands Hatch: Carbon Zero weekend ummary

Brands Hatch: Carbon Zero weekend ummary

Cartridge World Carbon Zero Racing's first BTCC weekend proved successful for the team as both cars finished all three races. After qualifying 10th (Adam Jones) and 12th (Dan Eaves), `Race One' saw the drivers come home 5th and a creditable 9th,...

Thu 29 Oct 2009
Jason Plato awarded BRDC Silver Star

Jason Plato awarded BRDC Silver Star

JASON PLATO AWARDED BRDC SILVER STAR FOR OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE IN THIS YEAR'S BTCC Following an enthralling season in the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship this year, in which Jason Plato competed with the RML-powered Chevrolet Lacetti...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Brands Hatch: Turkington seeks 2009 championship

Brands Hatch: Turkington seeks 2009 championship

LEADER TURKINGTON TAKING BRANDS HATCH BTCC TITLE DECIDER "ONE STEP AT A TIME" Colin Turkington says he'll treat Brands Hatch this weekend "one step at a time" as he bids to win his first HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship Drivers' ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Rob Collard honored by Airwaves BMW team

Rob Collard honored by Airwaves BMW team

Collard Drives from Zero to Hero Airwaves BMW star Rob Collard received a special surprise at Croft Circuit when he was handed an award from his team for his stunning drive in the previous round at Oulton Park. The Hampshireman started race...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Giovanardi's loss is Jordan's gain

Giovanardi's loss is Jordan's gain

Andrew Jordan today made history at Donington Park when he became the youngest ever drive to qualify on pole. This was only after Fabrizio Giovanardi had all his times eliminated after provisionally qualifying on pole, his car failed to start...

Wins For Neal, Collard and Plato at BrandsHeadline

Wins For Neal, Collard and Plato at Brands

The 2009 MSA HiQ British Touring Car Championship got off to a fantastic and thrilling start at Brands Hatch with 20 cars producing bumper-to-bumper action. In glorious April weather a packed crowd saw three different winners in Matt Neal, Rob ...

Tue 20 Oct 2009
Close racing in 2009 BTCC season, part 2Headline

Close racing in 2009 BTCC season, part 2

The 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship season has been one of the closest and most unpredictable ones seen in recent years. Northern Irishmen Colin Turkington eventually took his first BTCC title but only after a final race shootout ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Series Snetterton preview

Series Snetterton preview

HIGH-SPEED NORFOLK TRACK NEXT STOP FOR UK's PREMIER MOTOR RACING CHAMPIONSHIP The countdown has begun: there are now just over two weeks to go before the UK's premier motor racing series - the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship - roars...

Turkington storms to Croft poleHeadline

Turkington storms to Croft pole

Colin Turkington will line up on pole position for round 13 of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship after beating Jason Plato, becoming the 5th driver in 5 meetings to claim pole. In doing so he goes into the first race of the day tomorrow...

Series Croft preview

Series Croft preview

NORTH-EAST TRACK NEXT STOP FOR UK'S PREMIER MOTOR RACING CHAMPIONSHIP The countdown has begun: there are now less than two weeks to go before Britain's premier motor racing series - the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship - arrives in the...

Paul Luti aims for 2010 series debut

Paul Luti aims for 2010 series debut

MG race driver launches bid to enter British Touring Car Championship Race driver Paul Luti is launching his bid to be on the starting grid of the 2010 British Touring Car Championship with his new 'racethemg' website MG race driver Paul...

Sun 11 Oct 2009
Plato takes Hat-trick, Turkington the titleHeadline

Plato takes Hat-trick, Turkington the title

A record Brands Hatch crowd of 35,000 witnessed a dramatic British Touring Car Championsip season finale where Jason Plato became only the second person in the series history to take three wins in a day; but this wasn't enough to stop Colin ...

Mon 14 Dec 2009
Series newsletter 2009-12-11

Series newsletter 2009-12-11

FASTER, MORE ENVIRONMENTALLY-FRIENDLY DUNLOP TYRE FOR BTCC TEAMS IN 2010 A new tyre that gives greater performance and also complies with latest European environmental regulations will be debuted in the 2010 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Chilton stuns with pole at Brands finale

Chilton stuns with pole at Brands finale

Tom Chilton stunned the British Touring Car Championship paddock when he took a surprising fastest qualifying lap in his Team Aon Focus. A Ford has qualified on pole for the first time since the old super touring days back in 2000. It has been a...

Brands Hatch: Johnny Herbert ready for return

Brands Hatch: Johnny Herbert ready for return

F1 STAR HERBERT "NOT PHASED" BY BRANDS HATCH RETURN Former Formula 1 star Johnny Herbert says he'll not think twice about giving Colin Turkington, Fabrizio Giovanardi and Jason Plato a hard time again in their HiQ MSA British Touring Car ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Airwaves BMW use Horsepower for Charity

Airwaves BMW use Horsepower for Charity

Safety marshals working at the HiQ MSA Touring Car Championship have received a GBP200 cash boost thanks to Airwaves BMW. The Kent-based team held a charity sweepstake on the Grand National in order to raise the donation, with everyone from...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Oulton Park: Jason Plato weekend summary

Oulton Park: Jason Plato weekend summary

HOT WORK FOR RACING SILVERLINE AT OULTON PARK Jason Plato secured pole position for race one at Oulton Park, in what proved to be a very strong outing for the Chevrolet Lacettis. Mat had held P1 for several laps and as the session came...

Action returns to Snetterton after summer layoffHeadline

Action returns to Snetterton after summer layoff

The HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship returns this weekend to Snetterton in Norfolk after its six week summer break with Team RAC driver Colin Turkington taking in a 25 point leader from Matt Neal. During this preview we will also look at...

Turkington aims for championship lead in CroftHeadline

Turkington aims for championship lead in Croft

As the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship reaches the half way point this weekend at Croft in North Yorkshire, Team RAC driver Colin Turkington firmly has the championship lead in sight; and after his fantastic double last time out at Oulton...

Fri 27 Nov 2009
Dunlop returns as title sponsor

Dunlop returns as title sponsor

DUNLOP RETURNS AS TITLE SPONSOR FOR FOUR YEARS STARTING IN 2010 Tyre manufacturer Dunlop will return as title sponsor of the MSA British Touring Car Championship from 2010, in a new four-year agreement with the UK's premier motor racing series.

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Thruxton: Airwaves BMW preview

Thruxton: Airwaves BMW preview

Airwaves BMW Targets Thruxton Thriller Home advantage will play a key role once again for Airwaves BMW as it looks to strengthen its 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship challenge. Thruxton is the next venue for the UK's premier motor...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Silverstone: James Nash weekend summary

Silverstone: James Nash weekend summary

JAMES NASH SHINES AT SILVERSTONE SPECTACLE Lining up on the grid in his best qualifying position to date in the RML- entered Chevrolet Lacetti, James was on target for a strong weekend ahead of the first of three HiQ MSA British Touring Car ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Offical unveiling of the 2009 BTCC season

Offical unveiling of the 2009 BTCC season

Today at Rockingham saw the official launch/media day for the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship. It was announced today that the BTCC will be started by 19 drivers, with two more drivers to be confirmed in existing teams. The series...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Jackson takes pole at Silverstone

Jackson takes pole at Silverstone

Racing Silverline driver Mat Jackson took pole for round 21 of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship. As predicted the Chevrolet's were the car to beat around the Silverstone National circuit and took 3 out of the first 4 top...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
Alex MacDowall RML Jerez test summary

Alex MacDowall RML Jerez test summary

TOURING CAR ASPIRANT MACDOWALL IMPRESSES DURING RML CHEVROLET TEST Alex MacDowall sampled British Touring Car Championship machinery for the second time in as many months this past week after joining legendary squad RML for a two-day test outing...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Thruxton: Series Sunday notes

Thruxton: Series Sunday notes

GIOVANARDI, TURKINGTON & JACKSON WIN AT THRUXTON TO MAKE IT SIX DIFFERENT WINNERS FROM SIX RACES Fabrizio Giovanardi, Colin Turkington and Mat Jackson shared the wins in today's second round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Brands Hatch: Race 2 results

Brands Hatch: Race 2 results

Pos Car Class Driver Car Laps Gap --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ------------------------------ -------- --------- 1. 3 I Jason Plato ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Airwaves BMW Chips in for Charity

Airwaves BMW Chips in for Charity

Airwaves BMW star Rob Collard took time out before the HiQ MSA Touring Car Championship at Croft Circuit to help a local charity. Volunteers from St Teresa's Hospice in Darlington were fundraising at the track on Sunday to help with the 25,000...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Donington Park: Series preview

Donington Park: Series preview

HOME HERO NEAL WARY OF GIOVANARDI AS BTCC TITLE RACE ARRIVES AT DONINGTON PARK CIRCUIT Matt Neal says "I'd be cutting my own throat" if he was to discount Fabrizio Giovanardi in this year's HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship title race...

Series unveils 2009 Entry List

Series unveils 2009 Entry List

BTCC UNVEILS 2009 ENTRY LIST Twenty one confirmed entries have been received for this year's HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship. Britain's favourite motor racing series, that will receive increased television coverage across the ITV...

Jonathan Adam added to Motorbase lineup

Jonathan Adam added to Motorbase lineup

Adam Added to Motorbase Line-Up Motorbase Performance BMW has added rising saloon-car star Jonathan Adam to its line-up for the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship. Adam (24), from Kirkcaldy in Fife, was Cupra Cup champion in 2007 ...

Thruxton: RML weekend summary

Thruxton: RML weekend summary

JACKSON STORMS TO THRUXTON RACE WIN On his debut weekend with the RML Chevrolet-Lacetti, Mat Jackson forged his mark on the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship by taking a dominant race-three win at Thruxton on Sunday. Thanks to PCC...

Brands Hatch: Carbon Zero qualifying report

Brands Hatch: Carbon Zero qualifying report

Double Celebration As the sun shone down on Brands Hatch, Cartridge World Carbon Zero Racing in its first qualifying session finished with Adam Jones ...