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Fri 27 Nov 2009
Dunlop returns as title sponsor

Dunlop returns as title sponsor

DUNLOP RETURNS AS TITLE SPONSOR FOR FOUR YEARS STARTING IN 2010 Tyre manufacturer Dunlop will return as title sponsor of the MSA British Touring Car Championship from 2010, in a new four-year agreement with the UK's premier motor racing series.

Thu 29 Oct 2009
Jason Plato awarded BRDC Silver Star

Jason Plato awarded BRDC Silver Star

JASON PLATO AWARDED BRDC SILVER STAR FOR OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE IN THIS YEAR'S BTCC Following an enthralling season in the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship this year, in which Jason Plato competed with the RML-powered Chevrolet Lacetti...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
British Touring Car ready for another exciting seasonHeadline

British Touring Car ready for another exciting season

Britain's favourite form of tin-top racing will be launched this week at the series official media day at Rockingham, where it will be the media and public's first chance to see the challenges for the world's most prestigious national touring car...

Sun 11 Oct 2009
Plato takes Hat-trick, Turkington the titleHeadline

Plato takes Hat-trick, Turkington the title

A record Brands Hatch crowd of 35,000 witnessed a dramatic British Touring Car Championsip season finale where Jason Plato became only the second person in the series history to take three wins in a day; but this wasn't enough to stop Colin ...

Fri 16 Oct 2009
Close racing in 2009 BTCC season, part 1Headline

Close racing in 2009 BTCC season, part 1

The 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship season has been one of the closest and most unpredictable ones seen in recent years. Northern Irishmen Colin Turkington eventually took his first BTCC title but only after a final race shootout ...

Fri 09 Oct 2009
BTCC 2010 season calendar

BTCC 2010 season calendar

2010 BTCC Series schedule <pre> Rnd Date Circuit, County 1 4 Apr Thruxton, Hampshire 2 25 Apr Rockingham, Northamptonshire 3 2 May Brands Hatch (Grand Prix), Kent 4 6 Jun Oulton Park (Island), Cheshire 5...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
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...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Brands Hatch: Carbon Zero weekend ummary

Brands Hatch: Carbon Zero weekend ummary

Cartridge World Carbon Zero Racing's first BTCC weekend proved successful for the team as both cars finished all three races. After qualifying 10th (Adam Jones) and 12th (Dan Eaves), `Race One' saw the drivers come home 5th and a creditable 9th,...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Silverstone: James Nash weekend summary

Silverstone: James Nash weekend summary

JAMES NASH SHINES AT SILVERSTONE SPECTACLE Lining up on the grid in his best qualifying position to date in the RML- entered Chevrolet Lacetti, James was on target for a strong weekend ahead of the first of three HiQ MSA British Touring Car ...

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...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Brands Hatch: Turkington seeks 2009 championship

Brands Hatch: Turkington seeks 2009 championship

LEADER TURKINGTON TAKING BRANDS HATCH BTCC TITLE DECIDER "ONE STEP AT A TIME" Colin Turkington says he'll treat Brands Hatch this weekend "one step at a time" as he bids to win his first HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship Drivers' ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Wins For Neal, Collard and Plato at BrandsHeadline

Wins For Neal, Collard and Plato at Brands

The 2009 MSA HiQ British Touring Car Championship got off to a fantastic and thrilling start at Brands Hatch with 20 cars producing bumper-to-bumper action. In glorious April weather a packed crowd saw three different winners in Matt Neal, Rob ...

Giovanardi's loss is Jordan's gain

Giovanardi's loss is Jordan's gain

Andrew Jordan today made history at Donington Park when he became the youngest ever drive to qualify on pole. This was only after Fabrizio Giovanardi had all his times eliminated after provisionally qualifying on pole, his car failed to start...

Tue 20 Oct 2009
Close racing in 2009 BTCC season, part 2Headline

Close racing in 2009 BTCC season, part 2

The 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship season has been one of the closest and most unpredictable ones seen in recent years. Northern Irishmen Colin Turkington eventually took his first BTCC title but only after a final race shootout ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
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...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Thruxton: Airwaves BMW preview

Thruxton: Airwaves BMW preview

Airwaves BMW Targets Thruxton Thriller Home advantage will play a key role once again for Airwaves BMW as it looks to strengthen its 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship challenge. Thruxton is the next venue for the UK's premier motor...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Plato Takes Snetterton Pole

Plato Takes Snetterton Pole

Just as his rivals predicted Jason Plato took pole for round 16 of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship. Plato took his RML prepared Chevrolet Lacetti which also had new sponsership from matchthedeal.com. Lining up on the front row of...

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...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Airwaves BMW use Horsepower for Charity

Airwaves BMW use Horsepower for Charity

Safety marshals working at the HiQ MSA Touring Car Championship have received a GBP200 cash boost thanks to Airwaves BMW. The Kent-based team held a charity sweepstake on the Grand National in order to raise the donation, with everyone from...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
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...

Fri 20 Nov 2009
MacDowall considers 2010 BTCC move

MacDowall considers 2010 BTCC move

MACDOWALL CONSIDERS 2010 BTCC MOVE AFTER SUCCESSFUL DEBUT TEST Highly regarded saloon car racer Alex MacDowall is eyeing a move into the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship as early as the 2010 season following a highly successful maiden...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Snetterton: Racing Silverline event summary

Snetterton: Racing Silverline event summary

TWO PODIUM FINISHES FOR RACING SILVERLINE AT SNETTERTON Racing Silverline's Mat Jackson made a sterling start in yesterday's first round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship at Snetterton, which saw him claim the independents win...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Brands Hatch: Airwaves BMW preview

Brands Hatch: Airwaves BMW preview

Airwaves BMW Aims to Kick-off Season in Style Airwaves BMW will look to put a marker down when the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship opens at Brands Hatch this weekend (Sunday April 5). Having become consistent challengers at the...

Mon 14 Dec 2009
Series newsletter 2009-12-11

Series newsletter 2009-12-11

FASTER, MORE ENVIRONMENTALLY-FRIENDLY DUNLOP TYRE FOR BTCC TEAMS IN 2010 A new tyre that gives greater performance and also complies with latest European environmental regulations will be debuted in the 2010 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Brands Hatch: Carbon Zero qualifying report

Brands Hatch: Carbon Zero qualifying report

Double Celebration As the sun shone down on Brands Hatch, Cartridge World Carbon Zero Racing in its first qualifying session finished with Adam Jones ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Chilton stuns with pole at Brands finale

Chilton stuns with pole at Brands finale

Tom Chilton stunned the British Touring Car Championship paddock when he took a surprising fastest qualifying lap in his Team Aon Focus. A Ford has qualified on pole for the first time since the old super touring days back in 2000. It has been a...

Brands Hatch: Series pre-race news

Brands Hatch: Series pre-race news

PLATO TELLS TURKINGTON TO "KEEP LOOKING FORWARDS" Jason Plato has advised Colin Turkington the best way for him to clinch his first HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship crown at Brands Hatch on Sunday is to "keep looking forwards, don't...

Brands Hatch: Johnny Herbert ready for return

Brands Hatch: Johnny Herbert ready for return

F1 STAR HERBERT "NOT PHASED" BY BRANDS HATCH RETURN Former Formula 1 star Johnny Herbert says he'll not think twice about giving Colin Turkington, Fabrizio Giovanardi and Jason Plato a hard time again in their HiQ MSA British Touring Car ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
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...

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...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Offical unveiling of the 2009 BTCC season

Offical unveiling of the 2009 BTCC season

Today at Rockingham saw the official launch/media day for the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship. It was announced today that the BTCC will be started by 19 drivers, with two more drivers to be confirmed in existing teams. The series...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
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...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Brands Hatch: Airwaves BMW preview

Brands Hatch: Airwaves BMW preview

Airwaves BMW Keen to Extend Brands Hatch Purple Patch Airwaves BMW will try to make home advantage count and continue its record of success at the world-famous Brands Hatch circuit when the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship reaches...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
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...

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...

Championship hangs in balance after Knockhill

Championship hangs in balance after Knockhill

The 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship is very much still up for grabs after another three thrilling rounds at Knockhill, which saw 3 different winners and Fabrizio Giovanardi close the gap at the top of the standings to just nine...