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Sun 09 Sep 2001
BTCC: Peugeot 406 Coupe Silverstone qualifying

BTCC: Peugeot 406 Coupe Silverstone qualifying

www.theAA.com British Touring Car Championship Rounds 21and 22 Silverstone, Northants 8/9th September 2001 QUALIFYING The Peugeot 406 Coupè Race Team were back at Northampton's Silverstone Circuit today for the qualifying session for Rounds...

Sat 07 Jul 2001
BTCC: Roger Moen and Octagon Motorsports Goodwood preview

BTCC: Roger Moen and Octagon Motorsports Goodwood preview

Roger Moen to Contend Famous Hillclimb In Octagon Motorsports Goodwood Festival of Speed Chichester, West Sussex 6-7-8 July 2001 'Roger Moen To Contend Famous Hillclimb In Octagon Motorsports Sponsored BTCC Peugeot 406 Coupé' The ...

Thu 18 Oct 2001
BTCC: Shane Snell wins Touring championship

BTCC: Shane Snell wins Touring championship

Life In The Fast Lane BFGoodrich Tires® competition winner takes to the track for the ultimate Sunday afternoon drive... Ambulance driver, Shane Snell (25) from Grimsby had the fastest Sunday of his life on 7th October. Nothing to do with ...

BTCC: GR Motorsport wins Production Team crown

BTCC: GR Motorsport wins Production Team crown

They're Grrrrreat! GR Motorsport are Telford's Champions! Disregarding the weather, there's a huge ray of sunshine hovering over Telford - in fact, it's beaming down on Britain's latest National motor sport Champions... GR Motorsport of St.

Fri 09 Nov 2001
BTCC: ATCC: Team Petronas Primax third driver debuts

BTCC: ATCC: Team Petronas Primax third driver debuts

Evidence of Team Petronas Primax's (TPP) expanding motorsport program will again be on show this weekend at Johor Bahru's Pasir Gudang Circuit when new signing, Mashlino Bin Mohd Buang, makes his debut in the distinctive Petronas colours. Unlike...

Sat 03 Nov 2001
BTCC: Peugeot 2002 program announced
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BTCC: Peugeot 2002 program announced

Peugeot Motor Company is pleased to announce its 2002 Motor Sport programme, which focuses on rallying. Peugeot will withdraw from the British Touring Car Championship. This decision supports the investment in rallying and specifically the 206 WRC...

Fri 19 Oct 2001
BTCC: Speedvision coverage of events

BTCC: Speedvision coverage of events

Speedvision Commits To Significant Touring Car Coverage Speedvison Network, in conjunction with its supplier, Performance Communications Group, Inc. will expand its coverage of international Touring Car racing in 2001 to include exclusive...

Fri 12 Jan 2001
CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: 100 years of Ford in Motorsport

CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: 100 years of Ford in Motorsport

This year marks the 100th anniversary of Ford's debut in motorsport. Historian Graham Robson summarises a Century of achievement On 10 October 1901, Henry Ford's brand new racecar won its first ever event at Grosse Point, Michigan, USA. As a...

Tue 24 Jul 2001
BTCC: Peugeot knockhill, Scotland for Rounds 13 and 14 (fwd)

BTCC: Peugeot knockhill, Scotland for Rounds 13 and 14 (fwd)

'Peugeot Coupés Potential Shows Through and Peugeot 306 Sets Fastest Lap In Rounds 13 and 14' RACE REPORT Knockhill race circuit proved challenging for the Peugeot 406 Coupè Race Team on race day as the remote Scottish circuit played host to...

Thu 13 Dec 2001
BTCC: Team Petronas signs David Leslie for 2002 campaign

BTCC: Team Petronas signs David Leslie for 2002 campaign

David Leslie is returning to the British Touring Car Championship to spearhead the attack of Team Petronas Syntium Proton (Team PSP). The experienced Scot will race one of two Team PSP Impians in 2002, the Malaysian manufacturer's debut season in...

Wed 24 Jan 2001
BTCC: Vauxhall Astra Coupe shakedown in Spain

BTCC: Vauxhall Astra Coupe shakedown in Spain

Vauxhall Motorsport completed a successful shakedown of its 2001 British Touring Car challenger, the Astra Coupe, at the Albacete circuit in central Spain this week. This was the first time that a car built to the new BTC Touring rules was seen in...

Thu 11 Jan 2001
BTCC: Vauxhall Astra for young Tom Ferrier

BTCC: Vauxhall Astra for young Tom Ferrier

Tom Ferrier will drive a Triple Eight Race Engineering-run Vauxhall Astra Coupe in this year's British Touring Car Championship. At 19, Ferrier from Redhill, Surrey is the youngest recruit to the top-flight BTC Touring category. The former karting...

Thu 18 Oct 2001
BTCC: Simon Harrison captures Production championship

BTCC: Simon Harrison captures Production championship

Harrison Shines 32 year-old Simon Harrison from Baldock, Hertfordshire has clinched one of the greatest titles in UK motorsport, claiming the 2001 British Touring Car Championship production crown. The BFGoodrich Tires Production title of the...

Fri 29 Jun 2001
BTCC: Aaron Slight tests Octagon Motorsports Peugeot 406

BTCC: Aaron Slight tests Octagon Motorsports Peugeot 406

World Superbike racer, Aaron Slight test drove a Peugeot 406 Coupe today for the first time in preparation for rounds eleven and twelve of the BTCC at Donington Park. The Peugeot 406 Coupe ran in the livery of the newly launched Octagon...

Mon 17 Sep 2001
BTCC: Silverstone rounds 21, 22

BTCC: Silverstone rounds 21, 22

Battle of the Gladiators part 2: Silverstone, 21st and 22nd rounds of the BTCC By Susan Sheridan - Motorsport.com Sprint race The sprint race saw Phil Bennett take his first win of the season. Carrying 60 kilos less than the top runners gave...

Wed 06 Jun 2001
BTCC: Silverstone night Peugeot Sport race report

BTCC: Silverstone night Peugeot Sport race report

The British Touring Car Championship Rounds 7 and 8 Silverstone Night Race Saturday 2nd June '01 'Coupes Close In On Astras' The Peugeot 406 Coupè Race Team had an evening of mixed fortunes at Silverstone for the first night race of the ...

Sun 15 Apr 2001
BTCC: Brands Hatch Peugeot qualifying notes

BTCC: Brands Hatch Peugeot qualifying notes

The Peugeot 406 Coupe Race Team experienced difficulties today after The BTCC got off to a wet and cold start in testing at Brands Hatch. After free practice this morning, Matt Neal was 3rd quickest with a lap speed of 52.630. Matt later ...

Thu 18 Oct 2001
BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport wins title at Brands Hatch

BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport wins title at Brands Hatch

V For Victory * Plato gives Vauxhall first BTCC title since 1995 * Vauxhall Astra Coupe takes 2001 BTCC by storm Vauxhall Motorsport's Jason Plato took his first British Touring Car Championship title at Brands Hatch circuit last Sunday,...

Mon 04 Jun 2001
BTCC: Vauxhall Silverstone race report

BTCC: Vauxhall Silverstone race report

<pre> www.theAA.com MSA British Touring Car Championship Rounds 7/8 -Silverstone, June 1/2 Race Day -- Saturday, June 2 </pre> A double success at Silverstone on Saturday put Vauxhall Motorsport's Jason Plato back in the frame for...

Tue 10 Apr 2001
BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport Brands Hatch preview

BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport Brands Hatch preview

VAUXHALL'S "AWESOME FOURSOME" READY AND WAITING <pre> a.. Four drivers line up for series opener b.. New BTCC regulations c.. New format for Qualifying </pre> Anyone watching closely enough recently would have seen some of the ...

Sat 06 Oct 2001
BTCC: Brands Hatch Vauxhall Motorsport preview

BTCC: Brands Hatch Vauxhall Motorsport preview

www.theAA.com MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) Brands Hatch (Indy Circuit) - October 6/7 2001 MISSION ACCOMPLISHED FOR VAUXHALL!...BUT WHICH ONE WINS? Whatever happens this weekend at the final rounds of the 2001 www.theAA.com MSA...

Sun 01 Jul 2001
BTCC: Peugeot Donington Park qualifying

BTCC: Peugeot Donington Park qualifying

The British Touring Car Championship Rounds 11 and 12 Donington Park Saturday 30th June '01 The Peugeot 406 Coupè Race Team were quickest today in the first test session at Donington Park as preparations got underway for this weekend's BTCC...

Wed 20 Jun 2001
BTCC: Mondello Peugeot race report

BTCC: Mondello Peugeot race report

<pre> www.theAA.com British Touring Car Championship Rounds 9 and 10 Mondello Park, Ireland Sunday 17th June 2001 </pre> After a thrilling start to race day at Mondello Park for rounds 9 and 10 of the BTCC, the Peugeot 406 Coupé...

Fri 27 Apr 2001
BTCC: Peugeot Sport releases Matt Neal

BTCC: Peugeot Sport releases Matt Neal

Peugeot Sport today announced the release of Matt Neal from his contract to drive the 406 Coupé in the 2001 BTCC. A last minute breakdown in negotiations with a non-motorsport related major sponsor that was to fund the third car has meant that...

Thu 12 Jul 2001
BTCC: Round 12 notes

BTCC: Round 12 notes

By S.P.Sheridan 12th Round of the British touring car championship! The biggest story of the weekend wasn't the shunt between Plato and Thompson, or the fact that the safety car was called out twice on the race day, but `THAT HAIRCUT!' Yes,...

Fri 15 Jun 2001
BTCC: Dan Eaves' Peugeot Silverstone notes

BTCC: Dan Eaves' Peugeot Silverstone notes

The Peugeot 406 Coupès may not have been quite as quick as the Vauxhall Astras at the first few rounds of the 2001 British Touring Car Championship, but during the first night race of the season (the sprint) at Silverstone, the coupes were on the...

Sun 07 Oct 2001
BTCC: Brands Hatch Peugeot qualifying

BTCC: Brands Hatch Peugeot qualifying

Peugeot 406 Coupè BTCC works drivers Dan Eaves and Steve Soper completed their final qualifying session of this years www.theAA.com British Touring Car Championship on the famous Indy Circuit at Brands Hatch (7th October). Dan Eaves and Steve...

Mon 27 Aug 2001
BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport Oulton Park race report

BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport Oulton Park race report

www.theAA.com MSA British Touring Car Championship 2001 Rounds 19/20 - Oulton Park, August 26 All-change again at the top of this year's British Touring Car Championship (BTCC). As Britain's leading racing series enters its final string of ...

Fri 29 Jun 2001
Thu 12 Apr 2001
BTCC: Peugeot Brands Hatch preview

BTCC: Peugeot Brands Hatch preview

`Peugeot Ready to Start The Fight' The Peugeot 406 Coupé Race Team will this weekend be competing in the first round of the 2001 British Touring Car Championship at Brands Hatch, Kent. Drivers Dan Eaves, Matt Neal and Steve Soper will undertake...

Sun 20 May 2001
BTCC: Vauxhall Oulton Park qualifying

BTCC: Vauxhall Oulton Park qualifying

Vauxhall Motorsport's Yvan Muller celebrated his second double-pole of the season, after beating all comers in Saturday's Qualifying session at Oulton Park circuit in Cheshire. Joining him on the front row for both of Sunday's races is his Astra...

Wed 04 Apr 2001
BTCC: Oulton Park testing

BTCC: Oulton Park testing

Vauxhall Astra Coupes on top at Oulton testing Jason Plato led the times at Oulton Park circuit in Cheshire during Wednesday's official British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) test session - the final test before racing begins in earnest at...

Mon 10 Sep 2001
BTCC: Peugeot Silverstone race report

BTCC: Peugeot Silverstone race report

www.theAA.com British Touring Car Championship Rounds 21 and 22 Silverstone, Northants 9th September 2001 The Peugeot 406 Coupè Race Team were proud to see works driver Dan Eaves holding his Coupè at the front of the field in both the Sprint...

BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport Silverstone race report

BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport Silverstone race report

www.theAA.com MSA British Touring Car Championship 2001 Rounds 21/22 - Silverstone, Race reports - September 9 Plato Maintains Lead As Bennett Gets His First Win As the 2001 season draws to a close, it was a day of hot racing at Silverstone on...

Tue 04 Sep 2001
BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport Silverstone preview

BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport Silverstone preview

www.theAA.com MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) Silverstone - September 8/9 2001 Vauxhall Expecting Toughest Competition Yet Vauxhall Motorsport's Jason Plato and Yvan Muller are gearing up for what could be their toughest challenge...

Wed 05 Dec 2001
BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport 2002 driver line up

BTCC: Vauxhall Motorsport 2002 driver line up

December 3, 2001: Vauxhall Motors has today confirmed its 2002 BTCC driver line-up as French and British touring car aces, Yvan Muller and James Thompson. Continuing his longstanding relationship with Vauxhall, 32-year-old Muller joins the team...