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Fri 02 Oct 2009
Series announces new technical regulations

Series announces new technical regulations

All-new technical regulations that will drastically reduce costs but also further increase the spectacle of the British Touring Car Championship by moving to bigger and more powerful turbo-charged cars have been revealed today. The 'Next ...

Turkington 2 - Thompson 1 in victories at Oulton

Turkington 2 - Thompson 1 in victories at Oulton

A bumper crowd saw Colin Turkington take a double victory at Oulton Park along with James Thompson taking the third race in blistering sunshine at the Cheshire circuit. Turkington now only trails series leader Matt Neal by two points going into ...

Oulton Park: Jason Plato weekend summary

Oulton Park: Jason Plato weekend summary

HOT WORK FOR RACING SILVERLINE AT OULTON PARK Jason Plato secured pole position for race one at Oulton Park, in what proved to be a very strong outing for the Chevrolet Lacettis. Mat had held P1 for several laps and as the session came...

Series Croft preview

Series Croft preview

NORTH-EAST TRACK NEXT STOP FOR UK'S PREMIER MOTOR RACING CHAMPIONSHIP The countdown has begun: there are now less than two weeks to go before Britain's premier motor racing series - the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship - arrives in the...

Oulton Park: Airwaves BMW Sunday notes

Oulton Park: Airwaves BMW Sunday notes

Collard Produces Blistering Performance for Airwaves BMW Rob Collard turned in one of the best drives of the 2009 HiQ MSA Touring Car Championship season as Airwaves BMW enjoyed a fine weekend at Oulton Park. In the third race of the day...

Oulton Park: Series Sunday notes

Oulton Park: Series Sunday notes

TURKINGTON & THOMPSON WIN AT OULTON PARK AS NEAL SEES POINTS LEAD SLASHED Colin Turkington and James Thompson shared the victories in today's three HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship races held in front of a bumper, sun-soaked trackside ...

Oulton Park: Airwaves BMW qualifying report

Oulton Park: Airwaves BMW qualifying report

Adam Sizzles in the Sunshine Airwaves BMW driver Jonny Adam scorched his way on to the third row of the grid in qualifying for the HiQ MSA Touring Car Championship at Oulton Park. The young Scot posted the fifth-quickest time of the session...

Oulton Park: Series qualifying report

Oulton Park: Series qualifying report

PLATO SETS OULTON PARK POLE POSITION WITH QUALIFYING RECORD Jason Plato has set an Oulton Park qualifying record to take pole position for the first of tomorrow's three HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship races at the Cheshire ...

Team Silverline take Oulton Park front row

Team Silverline take Oulton Park front row

Jason Plato will lead team-mate Mat Jackson for round 10 of the HiQ MSA British Touring Cars at Oulton Park where he took pole position in the blistering heat. In doing so Plato set a new qualifying lap record around the Cheshire circuit. Plato...

Croft: Airwaves BMW preview

Croft: Airwaves BMW preview

Airwaves BMW Clocks Up Century at Croft Airwaves BMW will celebrate 100 race starts in the HiQ MSA Touring Car Championship when it lines up on the grid at Croft Circuit on Sunday. Since entering the UK's premier racing series under the ...

Croft: Series pre-race notes

Croft: Series pre-race notes

NORTHERN IRISH ACE TURKINGTON LOOKING TO TAKE OVER POINTS LEAD AHEAD OF BREAK Colin Turkington says scorching hot weather at Croft this Sunday will give him his best chance of sneaking past Matt Neal into the lead of the HiQ MSA British Touring...

Croft: Thompson eager to win in front of home crowd at Croft

Croft: Thompson eager to win in front of home crowd at Croft

The Croft circuit in North Yorkshire is among the best in Britain for the public to interact with the star drivers, according to home hero James Thompson who will be racing there this weekend (13-14 June) in round five of the HiQ MSA British...

Collard wins HiQ's champagne moment award twice

Collard wins HiQ's champagne moment award twice

ROB COLLARD MAKES HiQ HISTORY WITH SECOND CHAMPAGNE MOMENT! Airwaves BMW speedster Rob Collard has created history by winning HiQ's champagne moment for the second time in his career. The high flying Hampshireman has won HiQ's popular ...

Turkington aims for championship lead in CroftHeadline

Turkington aims for championship lead in Croft

As the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship reaches the half way point this weekend at Croft in North Yorkshire, Team RAC driver Colin Turkington firmly has the championship lead in sight; and after his fantastic double last time out at Oulton...

Croft: Circuit preview

Croft: Circuit preview

CROFT TOURING CARS SET TO LIFT NORTH EAST SPORTING GLOOM The 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship reaches the halfway stage when the series makes its only visit of the year to the North East as Croft Circuit near Darlington plays hosts...

Croft: Series interview with Plato

Croft: Series interview with Plato

PLATO'S TAIL "IN THE AIR" AHEAD OF HOME BTCC ROUND AT CROFT Jason Plato says his tail is "in the air" as he prepares for one of his home HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship rounds at the Croft circuit in North Yorkshire on Sunday 14 ...

Series newsletter 2009-06-05

Series newsletter 2009-06-05

BTCC TO BE A STAR ATTRACTION DURING EDINBURGH CITY CENTRE FESTIVAL PERIOD Edinburgh will again echo to the sound of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship's cars when the UK's premier motor racing series receives star billing during the ...

Croft: Racing Silverline weekend summary

Croft: Racing Silverline weekend summary

THREE POINTS SCORING FINISHES FOR RACING SILVERLINE The Racing Silverline Chevrolet-Lacetti's showcased their pace early on in the weekend, with both cars finishing in the top five during the second free practice session . Having ...

Croft: RML weekend summary

Croft: RML weekend summary

IMPRESSIVE RACE 1 AND 2 PERFORMANCES WITH A TRICKY THIRD RACE FOR THE RML- RUN CHEVROLET OF JAMES NASH Some consistent lap times in practice from James enabled him to get to grips with the Croft circuit, on which he achieved great success...

Croft: Series weekend summary

Croft: Series weekend summary

TURKINGTON MOVES INTO CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD WITH TWO VICTORIES AT CROFT Colin Turkington and Fabrizio Giovanardi shared the wins in today's three HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship races at the Croft circuit in North Yorkshire. Turkington won...

Croft: Airwaves BMW weekend summary

Croft: Airwaves BMW weekend summary

Airwaves BMW Scores in Rain and Shine at Croft Airwaves BMW scored points an all three races of the HiQ MSA Touring Car Championship at Croft in what turned out to be a day of weather extremes. In the blistering heat of the first two races Rob...

Airwaves BMW Chips in for Charity

Airwaves BMW Chips in for Charity

Airwaves BMW star Rob Collard took time out before the HiQ MSA Touring Car Championship at Croft Circuit to help a local charity. Volunteers from St Teresa's Hospice in Darlington were fundraising at the track on Sunday to help with the 25,000...

Turkington takes title lead after CroftHeadline

Turkington takes title lead after Croft

Colin Turkington took yet another two fantastic victories at Croft in rounds 13 and 14 of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship, to go into the mid season break with a 25-point lead over Matt Neal. Fabrizio Giovanardi took victory in the ...

Croft: Airwaves BMW qualifying report

Croft: Airwaves BMW qualifying report

Croft Qualifying Conundrum for Airwaves BMW Rob Collard led the way for Airwaves BMW in qualifying for the HiQ MSA Touring Car Championship at Croft. In an incredibly competitive session that saw less than one second separating the top 15 ...

Croft: Series qualifying report

Croft: Series qualifying report

TURKINGTON GRABS CROFT POLE POSITION TO PUT PRESSURE ON SERIES LEADER NEAL Colin Turkington has qualified on pole position for the first of tomorrow's three HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship races at the Croft circuit in North Yorkshire -...

Rob Collard honored by Airwaves BMW team

Rob Collard honored by Airwaves BMW team

Collard Drives from Zero to Hero Airwaves BMW star Rob Collard received a special surprise at Croft Circuit when he was handed an award from his team for his stunning drive in the previous round at Oulton Park. The Hampshireman started race...

Turkington storms to Croft poleHeadline

Turkington storms to Croft pole

Colin Turkington will line up on pole position for round 13 of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship after beating Jason Plato, becoming the 5th driver in 5 meetings to claim pole. In doing so he goes into the first race of the day tomorrow...

James Thompson joins with Lada Sport

James Thompson joins with Lada Sport

James Thompson to join LADA in WTCC Two-time British Touring Car Champion and established World Touring Car Championship race-winner James Thompson is to join LADA in the World Touring Car Championship 2009. The 35-year-old Englishman will make...

Series newsletter 2009-07-09

Series newsletter 2009-07-09

BTCC POINTS LEADER TURKINGTON BECOMES AMBASSADOR FOR GO MOTORSPORT SCHEME HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship points leader Colin Turkington is the latest big name in UK motor sport to join the prominent ranks of Go Motorsport ...

Series Snetterton test summary

Series Snetterton test summary

"Unhappy" Giovanardi tops Snetterton test Fabrizio Giovanardi was far from happy even though he was fastest in Snetterton's rain-disrupted official HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship test today. Italian maestro Giovanardi, in his VX...

Series Snetterton preview

Series Snetterton preview

HIGH-SPEED NORFOLK TRACK NEXT STOP FOR UK's PREMIER MOTOR RACING CHAMPIONSHIP The countdown has begun: there are now just over two weeks to go before the UK's premier motor racing series - the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship - roars...

Series Rockingham test summary

Series Rockingham test summary

THOMPSON FASTEST IN ROCKINGHAM TEST AS FORMER F1 STAR HERBERT ALSO APPEARS Three times Formula 1 Grand Prix winner Johnny Herbert took part in today's official HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship test at the Rockingham circuit in ...

Paul Luti aims for 2010 series debut

Paul Luti aims for 2010 series debut

MG race driver launches bid to enter British Touring Car Championship Race driver Paul Luti is launching his bid to be on the starting grid of the 2010 British Touring Car Championship with his new 'racethemg' website MG race driver Paul...

Action returns to Snetterton after summer layoffHeadline

Action returns to Snetterton after summer layoff

The HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship returns this weekend to Snetterton in Norfolk after its six week summer break with Team RAC driver Colin Turkington taking in a 25 point leader from Matt Neal. During this preview we will also look at...

Snetterton: Series newsletter 2009-07-27

Snetterton: Series newsletter 2009-07-27

RIVALS CLAIM PLATO IS 'MAN TO BEAT' AT HIGH-SPEED SNETTERTON THIS WEEKEND Colin Turkington, Matt Neal and Fabrizio Giovanardi believe that Jason Plato could still be the man to beat at Snetterton this weekend (1-2 August) - even though the ...

Snetterton: Series Streets of Edinburgh preview

Snetterton: Series Streets of Edinburgh preview

STREETS OF EDINBURGH PREPARE FOR STARS OF UK'S PREMIER RACE SERIES The line-up of drivers who will perform a high-speed show for the public during Edinburgh city centre's forthcoming Dunlop British Touring Car Festival (Thursday 13 August) has...