WSR, one of the most successful teams in the BTCC, announced today that eBay Motors are to increase their support of the team in the 2011 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.
WSR are also pleased to confirm the continued support of HM Plant, Contour Electronics, Ceravision and a new addition, Populous.
WSR have contracted Rob Collard and Nick Foster to drive their BMW e90 320si’s.
It will be Collard’s second consecutive season with WSR, the 2009 championship winning team. He is joined by Nick Foster, who is moving up from the BMW CSL Cup Series.
Dick Bennetts, WSR team principal said:
"We are very pleased to have eBay Motors onboard again for 2011. With the new itv4 HD TV package and BTCC spectator numbers on the increase, it will give all of our sponsors / partners some really good exposure”.
"It’s going to be a tough year whilst the regulations allow the combination of normally aspirated engines with turbo engines, but it should make for some great close racing”
Andrew Hooks, head of EU Automotive eBay said:
"We are delighted to renew our association with WSR and the BMW 320si. We wish the drivers, Rob and Nick, every success in the 2011 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship”
John Barrow, Senior Principal at Populous said:
"We can see the benefit of being involved with WSR in such a prestigious championship. It really cements our involvement of race circut and contemporary structure designs”