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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 ...

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...

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...

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 ...

Tue 22 Apr 2003
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...

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...

Wed 17 Sep 2003
BTCC: Oulton season finale preview

BTCC: Oulton season finale preview

Cheshire's Oulton Park circuit will this weekend, 20th/21st September, decide who becomes Green Flag MSA British Touring Champion of 2003 -- France's Yvan Muller or Britain's James Thompson. The maths are simple: Muller leads Vauxhall team-mate...

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...

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 ...

Tue 14 Oct 2003
BTCC: Vauxhall Racing confirms 2004 plans

BTCC: Vauxhall Racing confirms 2004 plans

Vauxhall has confirmed its participation in the 2004 Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship, an unrivalled sixteenth consecutive year that the Luton-based manufacturer has competed in the series. Full details of the VX Racing entry...

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 ...

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 03 Jun 2003
BTCC: Vauxhall Racing Silverstone preview

BTCC: Vauxhall Racing Silverstone preview

VX Racing heads to Silverstone looking for continued success VX Racing heads to Silverstone this weekend, the team's home circuit, in a buoyant mood after Yvan Muller's dominant form at Thruxton in the last two rounds of the British Touring Car...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

Sat 24 May 2003
BTCC: Thruxton preview

BTCC: Thruxton preview

Thruxton sets scene for BTCC's fastest race weekend Thruxton in Hampshire this bank holiday weekend, 25th/26th May, will stage the fastest Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship race of the season, as Vauxhall drivers Yvan Muller, James...

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 ...

Sun 10 Aug 2003
BTCC: Snetterton race one notes

BTCC: Snetterton race one notes

Vauxhall's Paul O'Neill has taken his first Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship race victory of the season in the first of today's (Saturday) two races at Snetterton. O'Neill's Astra Coupe inherited the lead just two laps from home...

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 ...

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...

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...

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 20 Aug 2003
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...

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 ...

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...

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...

Thu 01 May 2003
BTCC: Rounds 3 and 4 Brands Hatch preview

BTCC: Rounds 3 and 4 Brands Hatch preview

BTCC ready for bumper Brands weekend. Brands Hatch in Kent this weekend (3rd/4th/5th May) sets the scene for rounds three and four of the Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship and is likely to draw one of the biggest crowds in the ...

Tue 10 Jun 2003
BTCC: Vauxhall Racing Silverstone race report

BTCC: Vauxhall Racing Silverstone race report

Silverstone 8 June 2003/... James Thompson took his third win of the season and Yvan Muller notched up his fourth victory in the seventh and eighth races of the British Touring Car Championship at Silverstone today. Paul O'Neill endured two tough...

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...