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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
Knockhill: Airwaves BMW qualifying report

Knockhill: Airwaves BMW qualifying report

Awesome Adam Seals Special Second Row Start Airwaves BMW's Jonny Adam produced his best-ever qualifying performance in the HiQ MSA Touring Car Championship as he grabbed an impressive third place on the grid in qualifying for his home round at...

Plato grabs another pole, this one at Knockhill

Plato grabs another pole, this one at Knockhill

Jason Plato will line up on pole position for round 19 of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship at Knockhill for the second consecutive meeting. Plato has won a previous six times at the Fife circuit and admits he may have to take his...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
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
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...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Neal Leads Vauxhall 1-2 in qualifying at Brands HatchHeadline

Neal Leads Vauxhall 1-2 in qualifying at Brands Hatch

Twenty cars will line up tomorrow for the first rounds of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship headed by the Vauxhall Vectras with a 'surprised' Matt Neal just ahead of his teammate Fabrizio Giovanardi. Matt Neal. Photo by Pat...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Brands Hatch: BMW Airwaves news

Brands Hatch: BMW Airwaves news

Airwaves BMW Enjoy Winning Run at Brands Hatch Airwaves BMW secured its first win on the Brands Hatch GP circuit yesterday (Saturday) -- as data engineer Richard Rawnsley cruised to victory in a charity run contested by members of the HiQ MSA ...

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 02 Oct 2009
Rockingham: Airwaves BMW preview

Rockingham: Airwaves BMW preview

Airwaves BMW Raring to go to Rockingham Airwaves BMW will travel to Rockingham this weekend ready to rack up more top results in the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship. In 2008 the fledgling BTCC outfit, then competing under the ...

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...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Thruxton: Airwaves BMW Sunday notes

Thruxton: Airwaves BMW Sunday notes

Collard Collects Double Points Finish for Airwaves BMW Local hero Rob Collard collected two strong points finishes for Airwaves BMW in the second weekend of the 2009 HiQ MSA Touring Car Championship at Thruxton. The Hampshire-based driver ...

Donington Park: Series preview

Donington Park: Series preview

HOME HERO NEAL WARY OF GIOVANARDI AS BTCC TITLE RACE ARRIVES AT DONINGTON PARK CIRCUIT Matt Neal says "I'd be cutting my own throat" if he was to discount Fabrizio Giovanardi in this year's HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship title race...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Brands Hatch: Race 2 results

Brands Hatch: Race 2 results

Pos Car Class Driver Car Laps Gap --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ------------------------------ -------- --------- 1. 3 I Jason Plato ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Turkington takes points lead at Rockingham

Turkington takes points lead at Rockingham

Colin Turkington will lead a three-car battle into the final round of the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship, where he hopes to secure his first BTCC crown. Turkington leads Fabrizio Giovanardi by 13 points with Jason Plato a further 15...

Airwaves BMW Rob Collard update

Airwaves BMW Rob Collard update

Collard on the Mend after Snetterton Shunt Airwaves BMW star Rob Collard is recuperating at home with his family after being released from hospital following his involvement in a high speed collision at Snetterton yesterday (Sunday). The ...

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...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Series Oulton Park preview

Series Oulton Park preview

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

Plato in RML Chevrolet for Brands Hatch season opener

Plato in RML Chevrolet for Brands Hatch season opener

PLATO IN RML CHEVROLET FOR BRANDS HATCH SEASON OPENER Jason Plato in a privately-entered RML Chevrolet Lacetti is a dramatic late entry for Sunday's (5 April) opening round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship at Brands ...

British Touring lifts off to the Midlands

British Touring lifts off to the Midlands

This weekend will see the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship visit Donington Park for rounds 7,8 & 9 in Derby, situated next to the East Midlands Airport. After six different winners from six different races its anyone's guess who will come...

Expanded Manufacturers'/Constructors' title announced

Expanded Manufacturers'/Constructors' title announced

An expanded 'BTCC Manufacturers'/Constructors' title will be up for grabs in this year's HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship. The title will broaden from the existing Manufacturers' Trophy and is eligible for manufacturers and/or teams...

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
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 ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Series unveils 2009 Entry List

Series unveils 2009 Entry List

BTCC UNVEILS 2009 ENTRY LIST Twenty one confirmed entries have been received for this year's HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship. Britain's favourite motor racing series, that will receive increased television coverage across the ITV...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Oulton Park: James Nash weekend summary

Oulton Park: James Nash weekend summary

NASH DEBUTS AT OULTON PARK WITH RML CHEVROLET-LACETTI Making his debut in the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship this weekend, the pressure was on for 23 year old James Nash. With just a shakedown in the Lacetti prior to the...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Oulton Park: James Thompson preview

Oulton Park: James Thompson preview

FORMER CHAMPION THOMPSON CHASING MORE BTCC RACE WINS AT OULTON PARK James Thompson says he's out to do the double again at Oulton Park this Sunday (31 May) having become the first driver of the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship...

FreeM partner with Motorbase Performance

FreeM partner with Motorbase Performance

FreeM partner with Motorbase Performance FreeM, makers of the finest quality Italian custom-made race wear, will supply leading BTCC and Porsche Carrera Cup GB squad Motorbase Performance with all its race suit needs in 2009. The team are ...

Thruxton: Series Sunday notes

Thruxton: Series Sunday notes

GIOVANARDI, TURKINGTON & JACKSON WIN AT THRUXTON TO MAKE IT SIX DIFFERENT WINNERS FROM SIX RACES Fabrizio Giovanardi, Colin Turkington and Mat Jackson shared the wins in today's second round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
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...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Donington Park: Airwaves BMW Sunday notes

Donington Park: Airwaves BMW Sunday notes

Donington Delight for Airwaves BMW Rob Collard claimed an outstanding win for Airwaves BMW at Donington in the third round of the HiQ MSA Touring Car Championship. The Hampshire-based driver was in imperious form in the third race of the...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Plato takes yet another pole at Rockingham

Plato takes yet another pole at Rockingham

Jason Plato has taken yet another pole of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship, his fourth of the season at Rockingham. Meanwhile in the championship battle Fabrizio Giovanardi holds a seven placed grid advantage over Colin Turkington with...

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...

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...

BTCC 2009 calendar

BTCC 2009 calendar

MSA British Touring Car Championship 2009 season calendar <pre> Round Circuit Date 1 Brands Hatch 05/Apr/2009 2 Thruxton 26/Apr/2009 3 Donington Park 17/May/2009 4 Oulton Park ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Winner to take it all at Brands Hatch finaleHeadline

Winner to take it all at Brands Hatch finale

This weekend the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship reaches its climax and returns to Brands Hatch back where it all started in April. Although, this time around the world famous Grand Prix loop, the championship could go any of three ways...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Rockingham: Series newsletter 2009-09-14

Rockingham: Series newsletter 2009-09-14

SERIES LEADER TURKINGTON EXPECTING TITLE TO GO TO FINAL RACE OF SEASON Colin Turkington & Fabrizio Giovanardi Colin Turkington says he doesn't expect to be able to clinch what would be his first British Touring Car Championship crown in ...

Knockhill: RML event summary

Knockhill: RML event summary

A SPECTACULAR WEEKEND AT KNOCKHILL SECURES TWO WINS & FIVE PODIUMS FOR RACING SILVERLINE A stunning performance from both Jason Plato and Mat Jackson saw the Racing Silverline team leave Knockhill with a total of two race wins, five podiums...