31 cars will take the green flag for the start of the 2014 season.
Jason Plato needed to score points against the Honda top teams but the final blaze set him back a bit.
On a very cold day in England, Andrew Jordan surprised his rivals by earning the first BTCC pole of 2013.
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The news signals the start of another new era for David Bartrum’s illustrious outfit.
Following the morning’s media day activities the track was opened up to the public for the first official test of the BTCC teams this year.
Austin takes hugely popular maiden win. Wood earns the S2000 Jack Sears Trophy title.
Plato needed a victory as did Shedden at Silverstone: Plato 2, Shedden 1. Points leader Jordan has to wait for the final meeting to secure his first BTCC title.
Matt Neal ended his day at the fastest circuit in the UK with two victories. Defending BTCC Gordon Shedden was also a winner to give Honda the sweep at Thruxton.