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Wed 23 Dec 1998
BTCC: News summary 98-12-23

BTCC: News summary 98-12-23

Sainz out of Le Mans chance Carlos Sainz' chances of racing for Toyota in the Le Mans 24 Hours race have gone away, after the new rally callendar just published means a clash of events for the Spaniard. The Acropolis Rally ends on the day of...

Tue 03 Nov 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Neil Ressler - New Chairman of Cosworth Racing

CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Neil Ressler - New Chairman of Cosworth Racing

NEIL RESSLER APPOINTED CHAIRMAN OF COSWORTH RACING NORTHAMPTON, England, 2 November, 1998 - Neil Ressler, has been appointed Chairman of Cosworth Racing, with immediate effect. Currently Vice President of Advanced Vehicle Technology for Ford...

Wed 23 Sep 1998
BTCC: Paul Radisich Silverstone Review

BTCC: Paul Radisich Silverstone Review

Rounds 25 and 26 SILVERSTONE 20th September 1998 SEASON ENDS ON A HIGH FOR RADISICH Paul Radisich's 1998 season drew to a close on a high note, the Esso Ultron Team Peugeot driver forced his way up the leaderboard from 14th to sixth in ...

Tue 22 Sep 1998
Mon 21 Sep 1998
BTCC: Sliverstone Race Report

BTCC: Sliverstone Race Report

1998 Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Rounds 25 & 26, Silverstone, Northamptonshire - Sunday September 20 1998 Mansell Draws Record Crowd To BTCC Finale * Record crowd for Nigel Mansell's last 1998 Ford Mondeo Racing ...

Tue 15 Sep 1998
BTCC: Oulton Park Paul Radisich Review

BTCC: Oulton Park Paul Radisich Review

RADISICH TAKEN OUT OF OULTON PARK DOUBLE HEADER http://www.paulradisich.co.uk It was a barren day for New Zealand in the BTCC - Paul Radisich forced out of both rounds 23 and 24 and Craig Baird dropped by Ford just two weeks short of the 1998...

Mon 14 Sep 1998
Sun 13 Sep 1998
BTCC: Oulton Park Ford race notes

BTCC: Oulton Park Ford race notes

1998 Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Rounds 23 & 24, Oulton Park, Cheshire - Sunday September 13 1998 Solid Solo Performance Nets Hoy More Points * Two top ten finishes for Ford Mondeo Racing * Team prepares for Nigel ...

Fri 11 Sep 1998
BTCC: Ford World Rally Team Extends Racewear Agreement

BTCC: Ford World Rally Team Extends Racewear Agreement

Ford World Rally team has extended its partnership in the FIA World Rally Championship with Italian racewear manufacturer Sparco. The agreement ensures that Sparco, which currently supplies overalls, boots, balaclavas and racing gloves to Ford...

Tue 01 Sep 1998
Mon 24 Aug 1998
BTCC: Ford Announces 1999 Driver Lineup

BTCC: Ford Announces 1999 Driver Lineup

MENU AND REID TEAM UP AT FORD UNTIL BTCC MILLENNIUM Two-year deal announced with BTCC front-runners BRENTWOOD, August 24, 1998: Ford Motor Company has teamed up two of the world's best touring car drivers, Alain Menu and Anthony Reid, to ...

Tue 18 Aug 1998
BTCC: Knockhill Ford Mondeo Report

BTCC: Knockhill Ford Mondeo Report

Knockhill - Rounds 19 & 20 Fife, Scotland UK Mondeos Shine In Knockhill Rain There was a surprise in store for Ford Mondeo Racing's Craig Baird, as he went from 18th place to lead round 20 of the 1998 Auto Trader RAC ...

Mon 03 Aug 1998
BTCC: Thruxton Ford report

BTCC: Thruxton Ford report

1998 Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Rounds 17&18, Thruxton, Hampshire - Sunday August 2 1998 High speed drama for Ford Mondeo Racing at Thruxton o Baird walks away from 147kph accident o Hoy recovers from puncture on BTCC's...

BTCC: Thruxton Results RNDS 17 & 18

BTCC: Thruxton Results RNDS 17 & 18

British Touring Car Thruxton - Rounds 17 & 18 Andover, Hampshire UK Sunday, August 2, 1998 Round 17 Pos. Driver Car 1. Anthony Reid Nissan Primera 2. Alain Menu Renault Laguna 3.

BTCC: Thruxton Ford Mondeo Story

BTCC: Thruxton Ford Mondeo Story

August 2, 1998 Thruxton - Rounds 17 & 18 Andover, Hampshire UK Ford Mondeo Racing's Craig Baird came down with a bump from recording his best BTCC result to date at Snetterton last weekend, when he walked away from an...

Tue 28 Jul 1998
BTCC: Snetterton Ford Mondeo report

BTCC: Snetterton Ford Mondeo report

July 26, 1998 Snetterton - Rounds 15 & 16 Norwich, Norfolk UK Ford Mondeo Racing bagged more championship points as the Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship season reconvened at Snetterton Circuit in Norfolk.

Mon 20 Jul 1998
BTCC: Ford to Continue Involvement with BTCC

BTCC: Ford to Continue Involvement with BTCC

Ford Motor Company Ltd has reinforced its commitment to the Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship by confirming its programme will continue with the Ford Mondeo and announcing a new, two-year partnership with Prodrive. ...

Tue 14 Jul 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Ford Buys Cosworth

CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Ford Buys Cosworth

FORD AND COSWORTH - THE LOGICAL LINK Ford has announced that it has bought Cosworth Racing. Alan Henry, the internationally renowned industry expert, has observed the relationship for the past 30 years and reflects on the ...

Wed 08 Jul 1998
BTCC: Ford Mondeo Notes

BTCC: Ford Mondeo Notes

The BTCC has now reached it's mid-season point, with 14 races gone and 12 remaining. At the midway point, Ford has scored one win and one podium finish and amassed a total of 67 Championship points. All teams now have a four week...

Fri 03 Jul 1998
BTCC: Ford Mondeo Team Notes 98-07-02

BTCC: Ford Mondeo Team Notes 98-07-02

* The Ford Mondeo Racing team now lies sixth in the Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship, following its latest outing at Croft and this week starts a four week break in the racing season, which it plans to use to work on ...

Tue 30 Jun 1998
BTCC: Croft Nissan Driver Post Race Quotes

BTCC: Croft Nissan Driver Post Race Quotes

Leslie: "My biggest problem this year is not being able to score two good finishes in a weekend. I've had seven finishes and seven non-finishes so far, but I've been on the podium five times. I really need to start finishing every race...

BTCC: Croft Ford Mondeo Notes

BTCC: Croft Ford Mondeo Notes

British Touring Car June 28, 1998 Croft - Rounds 13 & 14 Darlington, Durham UK Ford Mondeo Racing's regular team of Will Hoy and Craig Baird were reunited this weekend for rounds 13 and 14 of the Auto Trader RAC British ...

Mon 29 Jun 1998
Wed 24 Jun 1998
BTCC: Croft Ford Mondeo Preview

BTCC: Croft Ford Mondeo Preview

Ford in Autotrader RAC British Touring Cars * Ford Mondeo Racing heads to Croft circuit, North Yorkshire for the mid-season rounds of the 1998 Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship on Wednesday June 24. Taking the...

Mon 15 Jun 1998
BTCC: Donington Park rounds 11 & 12 story

BTCC: Donington Park rounds 11 & 12 story

Donington Park - Rounds 11 & 12 Castle Donington, Derbyshire UK Mansell Magic Returns As Mondeo Fights Back At Donington Nigel Mansell came back to British racing for two of the best races of the 1998 Auto Trader...

Sun 14 Jun 1998
BTCC: Donington Park Results

BTCC: Donington Park Results

Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Rounds 11 & 12 Donington Park 14 June1998 Round 11: 23 laps / 45.08 miles / 72.45km 1, Anthony Reid, GB, Nissan Primera, 34m 23.250s, 78.49mph 2, Rickard Rydell, SWE, Volvo S40,...

Thu 11 Jun 1998
BTCC: Ford Donington Park Preview

BTCC: Ford Donington Park Preview

* "This week we are preparing for Donington Park, which will be the first of Nigel Mansell's three race events for Ford. Nigel has completed over 400km in the Mondeo over the past week and we have a full day's testing on Thursday just...

Thu 28 May 1998
BTCC: Oulton Park Results

BTCC: Oulton Park Results

Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Rounds 9 & 10 Oulton Park 25 May 1998 Round 9: 20 laps / 33.08 miles / ...

Sun 26 Apr 1998
BTCC: Silverstone race report

BTCC: Silverstone race report

LESLIE AND HOY SURPRISE AT SILVERSTONE David Leslie gave the Nissan team its first Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship victory for five years this afternoon (Sun), the 44-year-old Scotsman's Primera sprinting to victory in the ...

Sat 25 Apr 1998
BTCC: Silverstone qualifying

BTCC: Silverstone qualifying

News from the Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Silverstone 25/4/98 British young guns James Thompson and Jason Plato dominated qualifying for Sunday's two rounds of the Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship to be held...

BTCC: Silverstone qualifying

BTCC: Silverstone qualifying

News from the Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Silverstone 25/4/98 British young guns James Thompson and Jason Plato dominated qualifying for Sunday's two rounds of the Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship to be held...

Sun 12 Apr 1998
BTCC: Paul Radisich Brands Hatch Review

BTCC: Paul Radisich Brands Hatch Review

Paul Radisich Brands Hatch BTCC Review Rounds 7 & 8 of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship Brands Hatch 17th May 1998 Conditions: Hot, sunny and dry New Zealand's Paul Radisich racked up another three points in today's sprint race at...

BTCC: Thruxton qualifying

BTCC: Thruxton qualifying

British Touring Car Championship Official qualifying, Thruxton, April 12 RYDELL SETS THE PACE AT THRUXTON Volvo's Rickard Rydell set a blistering pace at Thruxton this afternoon (Sun) in official qualifying for the twin opening rounds of...

BTCC: Thruxton qualifying

BTCC: Thruxton qualifying

British Touring Car Championship Official qualifying, Thruxton, April 12 RYDELL SETS THE PACE AT THRUXTON Volvo's Rickard Rydell set a blistering pace at Thruxton this afternoon (Sun) in official qualifying for the twin opening rounds of the...