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Fri 19 Jun 2009
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 ...

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...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
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 ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
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
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 ...

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
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 ...

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
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 ...

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...

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
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
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
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 ...

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...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Jonathan Adam added to Motorbase lineup

Jonathan Adam added to Motorbase lineup

Adam Added to Motorbase Line-Up Motorbase Performance BMW has added rising saloon-car star Jonathan Adam to its line-up for the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship. Adam (24), from Kirkcaldy in Fife, was Cupra Cup champion in 2007 ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Silverstone: RML qualifing report

Silverstone: RML qualifing report

RACING SILVERLINE'S MAT JACKSON SECURES SILVERSTONE BTCC POLE After dominating the top of the timesheets with team mate, Jason Plato, for most of today's free practice sessions, Mat took an early lead in qualifying and remained unthreatened to...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
ITV BTCC coverage to exceed 100 hours

ITV BTCC coverage to exceed 100 hours

Television coverage of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship across the ITV network in the UK will break through the magic 100-hour mark of total broadcast time in 2009. The country's leading commercial TV broadcaster has confirmed...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
Alex MacDowall RML Jerez test summary

Alex MacDowall RML Jerez test summary

TOURING CAR ASPIRANT MACDOWALL IMPRESSES DURING RML CHEVROLET TEST Alex MacDowall sampled British Touring Car Championship machinery for the second time in as many months this past week after joining legendary squad RML for a two-day test outing...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Rockingham: Race 2 results

Rockingham: Race 2 results

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

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 ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Brands Hatch: RML weekend summary

Brands Hatch: RML weekend summary

Plato and RML win Brands Hatch BTCC with Chevrolet Jason Plato has been declared the winner of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship's third race at Brands Hatch after officials penalised Jonathan Adam who had crossed the line...

Series newsletter 2009-03-10

Series newsletter 2009-03-10

Legs to Jelley? Team RAC ace Stephen Jelley has announced that he will be taking part in this year's Hastings Half Marathon on 15 March 2009 with support from team-mate Colin Turkington. The drivers will take on the 13.1 mile course in ...

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...

Rockingham: Series preview

Rockingham: Series preview

'UNIQUE' ROCKINGHAM TRACK NEXT STOP FOR STARS OF UK's PREMIER MOTOR RACING SERIES The countdown has begun: there are now less than two weeks to go before the UK's premier motor racing series - the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship -...

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...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
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...

Knockhill: James Nash to miss this weekend

Knockhill: James Nash to miss this weekend

JAMES NASH TO MISS KNOCKHILL, FOCUSING ON REMAINING RACES Buckinghamshire's James Nash will not be competing in this weekend's HiQ MSA British Touring Car round at Knockhill, Scotland, and instead is turning his focus to the...