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Sun 07 Sep 2003
BTCC: Team PSP Donington race notes

BTCC: Team PSP Donington race notes

Team PSP had a weekend to forget after a first-lap accident sidelined both drivers in Round 17, and the aftermath caused Leslie's early retirement in Round 18. The bright spot of the weekend was Phil Bennett's excellent fourth fastest-time in the...

BTCC: Donington race two notes

BTCC: Donington race two notes

Yvan Muller put the pressure right back on Vauxhall team-mate and title rival James Thompson by winning the second of today's two Green Flag MSA British Touring Car rounds at Donington Park. Muller's win means he will go to Oulton Park,...

BTCC: Donington race one notes

BTCC: Donington race one notes

Honda's Matt Neal bullied his way back past Vauxhall's James Thompson to take a dramatic victory in the first of today's (Sunday) two Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship rounds at Donington Park. Neal led the early stages but fell ...

BTCC: VX Racing Donington qualifying notes

BTCC: VX Racing Donington qualifying notes

Donington Park circuit, 6 September 2003/-- James Thompson has landed pole position for tomorrows Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship race at Donington Park, giving his chance to take the driver's championship a strong boost. Team...

BTCC: Donington qualifying notes

BTCC: Donington qualifying notes

James Thompson's hopes of catching Vauxhall team-mate Yvan Muller in their battle for the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car title were given a major boost when he qualified on pole position for the first of Donington Park's two races and the ...

BTCC: Anthony Reid Donington Saturday 'fight' notes

BTCC: Anthony Reid Donington Saturday 'fight' notes

British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) driver Anthony Reid is more likely to be found behind the wheel of his MG ZS than in the boxing ring, but after the well-publicised fracas with BTCC title protagonist, Frenchman Yvan Muller, he has added an...

BTCC: MG Sport and Racing Donington pre-race notes

BTCC: MG Sport and Racing Donington pre-race notes

Buoyed by their double win at Brands Hatch, MG Sport and Racing visit Donington race track this weekend determined to do well in front of the home crowd for the Midland car manufacturer. Winner of Round 15 Warren Hughes said: "We are definitely...

Fri 05 Sep 2003
BTCC: Rounds 17,18  Donington Park preview

BTCC: Rounds 17,18 Donington Park preview

Controversial French racing star Yvan Muller can be crowned Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Champion at Donington Park this weekend, 5th/6th/7th September. After two years of finishing runner-up to his Vauxhall team-mates, Muller will at last...

Wed 03 Sep 2003
BTCC: VX Racing Donington preview

BTCC: VX Racing Donington preview

Current leading touring car team, VX Racing, heads to Donington for the penultimate race weekend of the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship, with all three drivers hunting for points in a fierce battle for the Driver's Championship...

BTCC: Team PSP Donington preview

BTCC: Team PSP Donington preview

After the most competitive race weekend of the season for both Team PSP drivers at Brands Hatch a week ago, the team is looking forward to consolidating its improving on-track performance at Donington, renowned for its high-speed corners. David...

Tue 26 Aug 2003
BTCC: Brands Hatch rounds 15 & 16 race report

BTCC: Brands Hatch rounds 15 & 16 race report

Warren Hughes and Colin Turkington each took their first wins of the season to give MG a victory double in rounds 15 and 16 of the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship in front of 16,000 spectators at Brands Hatch today (Monday).

BTCC: VX Racing Brands Hatch race report

BTCC: VX Racing Brands Hatch race report

Brands Hatch, 25 August 2003/-- VX Racing endured two exciting and eventful races at Brands Hatch today, and remained ahead in all three championships. Round 15 of the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship saw pit lane drama for the...

BTCC: Team PSP Brands Hatch race notes

BTCC: Team PSP Brands Hatch race notes

Team PSP's engineers under Mike Carroll's direction worked hard since Snetterton to wring more performance from the team's PETRONAS-backed cars and were rewarded with strong performances from both drivers throughout the weekend in what is now an...

Mon 25 Aug 2003
BTCC: Team PSP Brands Hatch qualifying notes

BTCC: Team PSP Brands Hatch qualifying notes

David Leslie (Car 15): 14th (50.651, +0.622) Phil Bennett (Car 20): 12th (50.620, +0.591) David Leslie: " We were running well in both free practices this morning and the car felt great. We didn't change anything before qualifying but the track...

BTCC: VX Racing Brands Hatch race notes

BTCC: VX Racing Brands Hatch race notes

Brands Hatch circuit, 24 August 2003/...Yvan Muller clinched pole position for the first of tomorrow's Brands Hatch BTCC races in the last few seconds of qualifying, eclipsing teammate James Thompson's fastest lap by a mere one-thousandth of a ...

Sat 23 Aug 2003
BTCC: Brands Hatch Rounds 15&16 preview

BTCC: Brands Hatch Rounds 15&16 preview

Brands Hatch on Bank Holiday Monday, 25th August, could prove to be where this year's Green Flag MSA British Touring Car title is ultimately won or lost as Vauxhall team-mates Yvan Muller and James Thompson continue their thrilling season-long ...

Wed 20 Aug 2003
BTCC: Billy Asaro Thruxton race notes

BTCC: Billy Asaro Thruxton race notes

August 19, 2003 (Toronto, Canada): Following his strongest qualifying performance of the year, Formula 3 racer Billy Asaro was rammed from behind and came away with nothing from a British Formula 3 Championship event at Thruxton, near Andover, ...

BTCC: Team PSP Brands Hatch preview

BTCC: Team PSP Brands Hatch preview

Team PSP expects boost at Brands Hatch. After an encouraging on-track performance from both drivers at a hot and humid Snetterton, Team PETRONAS Syntium Proton is eagerly anticipating another improved performance at Brands Hatch over the...

Mon 11 Aug 2003
BTCC: MG Snetterton race report

BTCC: MG Snetterton race report

RACE ONE Weather: HOT Track: DRY <pre> RESULT Car no 4 Anthony Reid 5th 5 Colin Turkington DNF 6 Warren Hughes DNF </pre> With victory from the previous round at Croft still in the air ...

Sun 10 Aug 2003
BTCC: Snetterton rounds 13/14 race notes

BTCC: Snetterton rounds 13/14 race notes

Vauxhall's Paul O'Neill and Honda's Matt Neal were the winners of yesterday's two Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship rounds at a baking hot Snetterton circuit in Norfolk. But the two big talking points were a start line accident in...

BTCC: Team PSP Snetterton race report

BTCC: Team PSP Snetterton race report

After a successful test last week, Team PSP's drivers enjoyed an encouraging practice and qualifying session in the very hot and humid heatwave conditions. In the first race, Leslie was sidelined after the start with serious damage to the front ...

BTCC: Team PSP Snetterton qualifying report

BTCC: Team PSP Snetterton qualifying report

Qualifying results: David Leslie (Car 15): 11th (1:13.299, +1.002) Phil Bennett (Car 20): 16th (1:13.732, +1.435) David Leslie: "The car feels great this weekend - it's doing what I ask of it. We've worked on a good race setup so I think we're...

BTCC: Snetterton race two report

BTCC: Snetterton race two report

Matt Neal and Alan Morrison made it a Honda Racing 1-2 in this evening's second Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship at Snetterton. As dusk set, Neal and Morrison's Civic Type-Rs crossed the line together in a formation finish -- but...

BTCC: VX Racing Snetterton race report

BTCC: VX Racing Snetterton race report

Snetterton Circuit, Norfolk, 9 August 2003/... Round 13 of the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship may have been unlucky for the numerous casualties who had to give up their chances as a result of a pile-up at the start of the race.