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Sun 06 Apr 2003
BTCC: Series showcases 2003 season at Brands HatchHeadline

BTCC: Series showcases 2003 season at Brands Hatch

The British Touring Car Championship build-up officially kicked off at Brands Hatch on Wednesday with the annual Media Day, an opportunity for all the hard pre-season work to be brought together into a day of launches, introductions, promotions...

Wed 03 Dec 2003
BTCC: GM Racing championship season review

BTCC: GM Racing championship season review

GM Racing adds to its Worldwide Trophy Case in 2003 Group captures championships in stock car, drag and sports car racing DETROIT - Long a world leader in motorsport, GM has concluded another championship season across the entire spectrum of ...

Tue 22 Apr 2003
BTCC: Mondello qualifying notes

BTCC: Mondello qualifying notes

Muller blasts to Mondello pole with record lap. Yvan Muller has qualified in pole position for tomorrow's (Easter Monday) opening round of 2003 Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship at Mondello Park, Ireland. In cool and overcast ...

BTCC: Mondello round two race notes

BTCC: Mondello round two race notes

Mondello double for champion Thompson. James Thompson got the defence of his Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship crown off to the perfect start with victories in both opening rounds at Mondello Park in Ireland today (Easter ...

Tue 09 Sep 2003
BTCC: MG Donington race report

BTCC: MG Donington race report

Hughes shines for MG in BTCC thriller. RACE 1 Weather: Dry/ cloudy RESULT Car no 4 Anthony Reid D.N.F 5 Colin Turkington 13th 6 Warren Hughes 4th Warren Hughes drove a feisty race from 9th on the grid to 4th overall at the...

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...

Mon 28 Apr 2003
BTCC: 2003 British Touring Car schedule

BTCC: 2003 British Touring Car schedule

<pre> British Touring Car Championship 2003 Schedule From To Event 2003-04-20 2003-04-21 Mondello Park, Ireland 2003-05-03 2003-05-05 Brands Hatch (CART) 2003-05-25 2003-05-26 Thruxton 2003-06-07 2003-06-08...

Mon 22 Dec 2003
BTCC: VX Racing completes 2004 driver line-up

BTCC: VX Racing completes 2004 driver line-up

VX Racing, has announced today the signing of a third driver for its assault on the 2004 British Touring Car Championship, with 2003 BTCC production champion, Luke Hines joining the triple championship-winning team. Hines will drive alongside ...

Tue 27 May 2003
BTCC: Thruxton round six race notes

BTCC: Thruxton round six race notes

Victory double for Muller Vauxhall's Yvan Muller dramatically increased his Green Flag British Touring Car Championship lead by taking victory in this afternoon's (Monday) sixth round of the series at Thruxton to add to his win earlier in the ...

Tue 16 Sep 2003
BTCC: Team PSP Oulton preview

BTCC: Team PSP Oulton preview

Team PSP optimistic for Oulton Since the trying times at Donington, the team has been burning the midnight oil to repair the damage to David Leslie's car . As a result, the cars will be rebuilt to the specification in which they raced at ...

Sun 07 Sep 2003
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 ...

Tue 24 Jun 2003
BTCC: GA Motorsports to field two cars

BTCC: GA Motorsports to field two cars

GA Motorsports will field both their Vauxhall Astra Coupes for the remainder of the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship season when their Production class driver Paul Wallace moves up a step to partner Gavin Pyper at the next round at...

Fri 07 Nov 2003
BTCC: VX Racing names 2004 drivers

BTCC: VX Racing names 2004 drivers

VX Racing has confirmed its driver line-up for the 2004 MSA Green Flag British Touring Car Championship by retaining the services of current champion Yvan Muller, and his team mate and runner-up in 2003, James Thompson. VX Racing is ...

Fri 16 May 2003
BTCC: Team PSP Thruxton preview

BTCC: Team PSP Thruxton preview

Leslie and Bennett in suspense for Thruxton David Leslie and Phil Bennett are keen to get to Thruxton to try out their Petronas-backed Proton Impians with the new 2003-specification suspension package for the first time in anger. David...

Fri 18 Apr 2003
BTCC: Mondello preview

BTCC: Mondello preview

Countdown to Mondello BTCC begins. 17/04/03: Mondello Park's paddock in Ireland is all ready to greet the teams and drivers who will contest this Easter weekend's opening two rounds of the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car ...

Sun 07 Sep 2003
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...

Wed 29 Jan 2003
BTCC: ASCAR: 2003 Rockingham England schedule

BTCC: ASCAR: 2003 Rockingham England schedule

<pre> Rockingham 2003 Racing Calendar April 5th / 6th BRSCC Superclub Meeting 12th / 13th BARC Club Race Meeting May 4th ASCAR 24th / 25th MGCC 'Classic Rock' June 8th ASCAR 21st/22nd British...

Tue 06 May 2003
BTCC: Brands Hatch round four notes

BTCC: Brands Hatch round four notes

Victory and series lead for Muller. Yvan Muller took victory in this afternoon's (Monday) fourth round of the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship at Brands Hatch and with it the lead of the series. Frenchman Muller headed home a ...

Sun 08 Jun 2003
BTCC: Silverstone qualifying notes

BTCC: Silverstone qualifying notes

Champion Thompson fastest in Silverstone qualifying Vauxhall's James Thompson has qualified in pole position for the first of tomorrow's (Sunday) two Green Flag MSA British Touring Car rounds at Silverstone, while GA Motorsports' Gavin Pyper...

Sun 04 May 2003
BTCC: Brands Hatch qualifying notes

BTCC: Brands Hatch qualifying notes

Thompson on pole position for 200th BTCC race James Thompson overcame a weight ballast handicap on his Vauxhall Astra Coupe to qualify on pole position for tomorrow's (Monday) third round of the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship...

Wed 29 Jan 2003
BTCC: Team PSP appoints new Technical Director

BTCC: Team PSP appoints new Technical Director

Team PSP has underlined its championship aims with a top-level appointment. Mike Carroll, recently Director, Opel Motorsports South Africa, will join Team PSP on 1st March 2003 as its Technical Director. Mike Carroll has a winning track record...

Mon 23 Jun 2003
BTCC: Rockingham race report

BTCC: Rockingham race report

Honda's Matt Neal and Vauxhall's Yvan Muller took a win apiece as the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship raced for the first time at Rockingham Motor Speedway today (Sunday) - and provided the 14,000 crowd with some of the closest...

Sat 20 Sep 2003
BTCC: Team PSP Oulton Park qualifying notes

BTCC: Team PSP Oulton Park qualifying notes

Weather: Drizzle, damp track Qualifying results: David Leslie (Car 15): 13th, + 1.904 Phil Bennett (Car 20): 12 th, +1.814 David Leslie: "This was tough - I had to sit out second free practice this morning while the lads did a lightning-fast...

Sat 17 May 2003
BTCC: Donington Park: Finale qualifying results

BTCC: Donington Park: Finale qualifying results

<pre> Qualifying, Rounds 19&20, British Touring Car Championship at Donington Park Sprint Race POS NO CL NAME NAT ENTRY TIME LAPS GAP MPH 1 3 James THOMPSON GBR Vauxhall...

Sun 21 Sep 2003
BTCC: 2003 Champion crowned at Oulton Park

BTCC: 2003 Champion crowned at Oulton Park

Muller crowned British Touring Car Champion at Oulton Park Vauxhall's Yvan Muller has provisionally been crowned the new Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Champion after his third place finish in the first of today's (Sunday) final two ...

Sat 20 Sep 2003
BTCC: VX Racing Oulton Park qualifying notes

BTCC: VX Racing Oulton Park qualifying notes

James Thompson landed pole position for the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship race at Oulton Park, giving him an outside hope of retaining the driver's championship title. Team mate, and current championship leader, Yvan Muller...

Tue 16 Sep 2003
BTCC: VX Racing Oulton preview

BTCC: VX Racing Oulton preview

Current leading touring car team, VX Racing, heads to Oulton Park for the final race weekend of the season, and the climax of the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship. Having already claimed the manufacturers' title for Vauxhall, the...

Tue 27 May 2003
BTCC: Team PSP Thruxton race notes

BTCC: Team PSP Thruxton race notes

Points earned are reward for tough weekend Running their all-new suspension for the first time, Thruxton was a major learning experience for Team PETRONAS Syntium Proton. Both drivers worked hard in qualifying to find a reasonable race set-up.

Mon 09 Jun 2003
BTCC: Silverstone final race notes

BTCC: Silverstone final race notes

Thompson and Muller continue Vauxhall winning streak. Vauxhall's Yvan Muller consolidated his Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship lead as he and team-mate James Thompson took a win apiece in rounds seven and eight of the series in ...

Wed 29 Jan 2003
BTCC: ASCAR: 2003 Rockingham schedule announced

BTCC: ASCAR: 2003 Rockingham schedule announced

A sizzling summer at Europe's fastest race circuit. Rockingham is looking forward to a full summer of top class British motorsport with premier motor racing and British Championship events taking place at the Corby, Northamptonshire track in...

Mon 22 Sep 2003
BTCC: Oulton Park race notes

BTCC: Oulton Park race notes

Honda's Matt Neal took victory in the final round of the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship at Oulton Park today (Sunday) - a race that saw Collard Racing's Rob Collard crowned Hilton Independents Trophy Champion. Neal took the lead...

Wed 03 Sep 2003
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: 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...

Tue 08 Jul 2003
BTCC: Team PSP Croft preview

BTCC: Team PSP Croft preview

Team PSP faces the Croft Challenge With three weeks since the last exciting race at Rockingham when Team PSP's improving performance was noted by commentators, the team is looking for further performance gains to be realised at this ...

Sun 08 Jun 2003
BTCC: Silverstone race one notes

BTCC: Silverstone race one notes

James Thompson and Yvan Muller led Vauxhall to a 1-2 in the first of two Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship rounds at Silverstone, but only after Honda's Matt Neal retired from the lead in the closing stages. Neal, in his Honda...

Fri 06 Jun 2003
BTCC: Silverstone preview

BTCC: Silverstone preview

BTCC title race arrives at Silverstone Vauxhall's Yvan Muller is the driver the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship field must beat at Silverstone this weekend, 7th/8th June, if he is to be prevented from adding to his already...