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Wed 10 Apr 1996
BTCC: 1997 calendar announced

BTCC: 1997 calendar announced

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 30/6/96 TOCA Ltd, organiser of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship, has announced next year's calendar for the country's premier motor sport series. It will...

BTCC: Brands Hatch qualifying

BTCC: Brands Hatch qualifying

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Brands Hatch, 29/6/96 ALAIN MENU and the Williams-Renault team underlined their strong testing form with a virtuoso display at Brands Hatch today (Saty), claiming a pole position...

BTCC: Brands Hatch testing

BTCC: Brands Hatch testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Official Testing: Brands Hatch, 28/6/96 THE hopes of the Renault team -- without a win so far in this year's Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship -- were boosted at ...

BTCC: Brands Hatch testing

BTCC: Brands Hatch testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Official Testing: Brands Hatch, 20/6/96 Volvo driver Kelvin Burt made his return to official testing for the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship at Brands Hatch today.

BTCC: Snetterton report

BTCC: Snetterton report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Snetterton 16/6/96 THE Vauxhall team celebrated its first Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship victory of the season at Snetterton this afternoon (Sun), James Thompson giving the new...

BTCC: Snetterton qualifying

BTCC: Snetterton qualifying

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Snetterton, 15/6/96 GERMANY'S Jo Winkelhock scored a double top at Snetterton this afternoon (Saty), taking pole position for both of tomorrow's (Sun) rounds of the Auto Trader RAC...

BTCC: Snetterton testing

BTCC: Snetterton testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Official Testing: Snetterton, 14/6/96 THE Volvo team suffered a further blow at Snetterton this afternoon (Fri) in final official testing for Sunday's twin rounds of the Auto ...

BTCC: Silverstone testing

BTCC: Silverstone testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Official Testing: Silverstone, 10/6/96 VOLVO driver Kelvin Burt has been ruled unfit for this weekend's (Jun 16) twin rounds of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship at ...

BTCC: Snetterton testing

BTCC: Snetterton testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Official Testing: Snetterton, 6/6/96 Vauxhall and James Thompson topped the timesheets for the first time this season with an impressive display in official Auto Trader RAC Touring Car...

BTCC: Oulton Park testing 96-05-25

BTCC: Oulton Park testing 96-05-25

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Final Official Testing: Oulton Park, 25/5/96 OULTON PARK lap record holder Alain Menu today (Saty) underlined his skill and knowledge of the demanding Cheshire circuit by...

BTCC: Oulton Park report

BTCC: Oulton Park report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Oulton Park 27/5/96 BMW and Volvo edged out the Audi team at Oulton Park this afternoon (Mon) to take victory in rounds nine and 10 of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car ...

BTCC: Oulton Park qualifying

BTCC: Oulton Park qualifying

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Oulton Park, 26/5/96 THE Audi team made light work of both the weather and the imposition of an extra 30kg in ballast with a dominant display at Oulton Park this afternoon (Sun) in ...

BTCC: Silverstone qualifying

BTCC: Silverstone qualifying

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Silverstone, 18/05/96 BMW driver Roberto Ravaglia and Audi's Frank Biela will share the pole position honours in tomorrow's (Sun) seventh and eighth rounds of the Auto Trader RAC...

BTCC: Silverstone report

BTCC: Silverstone report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Silverstone 19/5/96 A PAIR of thrilling rounds of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship at Silverstone this afternoon (Sun) saw victories for both Volvo, courtesy Kelvin...

BTCC: Silverstone testing

BTCC: Silverstone testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Final Official Testing: Silverstone, 17/5/96 THE BMWs of Jo Winkelhock and Roberto Ravaglia topped the timesheets this afternoon (Fri) at Silverstone in final official testing for...

BTCC: Weight limits adjusted

BTCC: Weight limits adjusted

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP BTCC WEIGHT LIMITS ADJUSTED WITH effect from Monday (May 20) minimum weight limits in the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship are to be revised. Four-wheel-drive cars will be...

BTCC: Oulton Park testing

BTCC: Oulton Park testing

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Official Testing: Oulton Park, 9/5/96 THE Volvo team and number one driver Rickard Rydell continued their superb testing form in today's (Thurs) official preliminaries at the...

BTCC: Burt excluded at Thruxton

BTCC: Burt excluded at Thruxton

News from the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship Thruxton 6/5/96 Kelvin Burt was this evening (Monday) excluded from his sixth-place finish in round five of the championship as a penalty for an incident in the race in which David Leslie's...

BTCC: Thruxton report

BTCC: Thruxton report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Thruxton 6/5/96 FRANK BIELA and the Audi Sport team put their qualifying problems behind them to notch up another impressive Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship performance at...

BTCC: Thruxton qualifying report

BTCC: Thruxton qualifying report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Thruxton, 04/05/96 CHAMPIONSHIP leaders Frank Biela and Audi enjoyed a day of mixed fortunes at Thruxton today (Saty) in official qualifying for Monday's rounds five and six of the...

BTCC: Silverstone testing 96-04-30

BTCC: Silverstone testing 96-04-30

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP: Official testing, Silverstone, 30/4/96 Volvo's Rickard Rydell continued his excellent testing form when he made the running at the new Silverstone International circuit today (Tues) in...

BTCC: Audi reinstated after appeal

BTCC: Audi reinstated after appeal

News from the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship 29/4/96 Biela back on top Following Audi's successful appeal against the penalties imposed at Brands Hatch, Frank Biela is reinstated as leader of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car ...

BTCC: Audi press release on Brands Hatch

BTCC: Audi press release on Brands Hatch

PRESS STATEMENT FROM AUDI SPORT UK 22/4/96 AUDI SPORT CONFIDENT IN APPEAL OUTCOME Audi Sport is confident that the Audi A4 quattro complies in full with the regulations concerning its participation in the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car ...

BTCC: Biela excluded from race 4

BTCC: Biela excluded from race 4

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP, 21/4/96 BIELA EXCLUDED AT BRANDS HATCH AUDI team leader Frank Biela was this evening (Sunday) excluded from the results of round four of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship.

BTCC: Brands Hatch report

BTCC: Brands Hatch report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Brands Hatch, 21/4/96 FRANK BIELA and the Audi team this afternoon (Sun) strengthened their grip on the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship after another impressive showing with...

BTCC: Brands Hatch qualifying results

BTCC: Brands Hatch qualifying results

Here are the provisional qualifying results and starting positions for the British Touring Car Championship rounds 3 & 4 at Brands Hatch tomorrow, Sun. 21st April 1996 (as swiped from race services!). In both races cars 18 & 77 (Heward & Neal)...

BTCC: Brands Hatch qualifying report

BTCC: Brands Hatch qualifying report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Brands Hatch 20/4/96 RENAULT and BMW were to the fore at Brands Hatch this afternoon (Saty) in official qualifying for tomorrow's (Sun) rounds three and four of the Auto Trader RAC...

BTCC: Brands Hatch testing 96-04-19

BTCC: Brands Hatch testing 96-04-19

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Final Official Testing: Brands Hatch, 19/4/96 Renault's Swiss ace Alain Menu topped the timesheets at Brands Hatch this afternoon (Fri) in final official testing for Sunday's rounds...

BTCC: Brands Hatch testing 96-04-15

BTCC: Brands Hatch testing 96-04-15

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Brands Hatch, 15/4/96 VOLVO drivers Rickard Rydell and Kelvin Burt topped the timesheets at Brands Hatch this afternoon (Monday) in initial testing for this weekend's double rounds of...

BTCC: Thruxton testing notes 96-04-12

BTCC: Thruxton testing notes 96-04-12

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Thruxton, 12/4/96 AFTER two days of official Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship testing at the Thruxton circuit in Hampshire, the Volvo pairing of Kelvin Burt and Rickard Rydell...

BTCC: Donington report

BTCC: Donington report

Donington Park, 8/4/96 Series newcomers Audi and Frank Biela blitzed the opposition at Donington Park this afternoon (Mon), winning both opening rounds of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship at a canter. It was a magnificent...

BTCC: Donington qualifying report

BTCC: Donington qualifying report

RYDELL AND BIELA FASTEST AT DONINGTON Volvo's Swedish ace Rickard Rydell and Audi newcomer Frank Biela will share the front row of the grid for both of tomorrow's (Mon) opening rounds of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship at ...

BTCC: Donington test notes 96-04-05

BTCC: Donington test notes 96-04-05

Donington Park, 5/4/96 Swede Rickard Rydell and the Volvo team today (Fri) threw down the gauntlet to their rivals in the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship by posting quickest time at Donington Park in final testing for Monday's...

BTCC: Donington testing report

BTCC: Donington testing report

Donington Park, 25/3/96 CHAMPIONSHIP newcomer Audi and the team's number one driver, reigning Touring Car World Cup Champion Frank Biela, led the way at Donington Park this afternoon (Monday) in the first official test session for the 1996...

BTCC: TV coverage announced

BTCC: TV coverage announced

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP -- 20/3/96 MAJOR TV DEAL -- AND MURRAY WALKER -- FOR BTCC Britain's biggest and most successful motor sport series, the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship, is set to ...

BTCC: Team Tango enters with Volvo

BTCC: Team Tango enters with Volvo

New touring car team has entered the British Touring Car Championship for the 1996 season: Team TANGO Racing, running last year's Volvos, is officially backed by TWR. ...