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Mon 03 Nov 1997
BTCC: 1998 rule revisions

BTCC: 1998 rule revisions

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 3/11/97 Qualifying and race changes add to the action for 1998 BTCC Exciting new initiatives are being introduced into next year's Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship aimed at...

Mon 13 Oct 1997
BTCC: Tourist Trophy preview

BTCC: Tourist Trophy preview

GLOBAL GRID FOR THE TOURIST TROPHY * Winner takes all in pounds25,000 showdown * Cosmopolitan grid as the BTCC's best take on the world * 'Quattrophenia' as Audi says farewell to its 4WD supercars The stars of the Auto Trader RAC Touring...

Thu 10 Apr 1997
BTCC: BTCC Rules FAQ

BTCC: BTCC Rules FAQ

BTCC Rules FAQ Based on messages to the touringcar-l mailing list Details collated by Stephen M Baines (stephen@vollans.demon.co.uk) FAQ based on the reply by: Nigel Clark (nigel@redshoes.demon.co.uk) With additional input and verification ...

Tue 05 Aug 1997
BTCC: 1998 calendar announced

BTCC: 1998 calendar announced

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 5/8/97 TOCA announces provisional dates for 1998 The provisional calendar for next year's Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship is announced today (Tuesday). Britain's premier motor...

Thu 10 Apr 1997
BTCC: Weight limits revised

BTCC: Weight limits revised

News from the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship 19/05/97 BTCC minimum weight limits are revised TOCA Limited, organiser of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship, announces today (Monday) that, with immediate effect, the...

Sat 18 Oct 1997
BTCC: Tourist Trophy qualifying, Donington Park

BTCC: Tourist Trophy qualifying, Donington Park

NEWS FROM THE RAC TOURIST TROPHY, DONINGTON PARK, 18/10/97 THE Renault and Nissan teams played a canny game of tactics at Donington Park this afternoon (Saty) in official qualifying for tomorrow's running of the Ukpounds25,000 RAC Tourist ...

Thu 16 Oct 1997
BTCC: Donington TT testing

BTCC: Donington TT testing

PLATO TOP RUNNER IN TT TESTS Renault's Jason Plato this afternoon (Thurs) topped the timesheets at Donington Park in official testing for Sunday's (Oct 19) running of Britain's oldest - and richest - race, the RAC Tourist Trophy, the ...

Sun 19 Oct 1997
BTCC: Donington TT report

BTCC: Donington TT report

MENU WINS RAC TOURIST TROPHY Alain Menu left Donington Park UKpounds25,000 richer this afternoon (Sun) and with his name inscribed once more on one of the world's most famous motor sporting trophies. Menu's victory for Renault in the...

Wed 31 Dec 1997
BTCC: Knockhill - Paul Radisich Review

BTCC: Knockhill - Paul Radisich Review

A Day in the Rain While south of the border basked in sunshine, the weather at Knockhill could have been mistaken for a disappointing October day. Persistent rain, strong winds and cool temperatures challenged hardened race-goers determined to...

Thu 10 Apr 1997
BTCC: 1997 Entry list 97-02-24

BTCC: 1997 Entry list 97-02-24

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 24/2/97 OFFICIAL ENTRY LIST RELEASED No fewer than five former British Touring Car Champions appear on the official entry list for the 1997 Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship,...

BTCC: Auto Trader extents sponsorship

BTCC: Auto Trader extents sponsorship

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP, 9/4/97 Auto Trader extends BTCC sponsorship TOCA Limited, organiser of the RAC British Touring Car Championship, is delighted to announce that Auto Trader has renewed its ...

Fri 08 Aug 1997
BTCC: Williams/ASHA agreement

BTCC: Williams/ASHA agreement

British Racing Champions to Develop Race Cars with ASHA Traction Technology SANTA BARBARA, Calif., August 8 /PRNewswire/ -- ASHA Corporation (Nasdaq: ASHA) announces that it has signed a 2-year agreement with Williams Touring Car Ltd of Dideot,...

Thu 10 Apr 1997
BTCC: Brands Hatch qualifying

BTCC: Brands Hatch qualifying

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP, 17/5/97 WITH less than a second covering the top 15 runners in qualifying for both of tomorrow's (Sun) live-televised Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship rounds, the Brands ...

BTCC: Donington report 97-06-15

BTCC: Donington report 97-06-15

Biela and Menu the Donington victors DESPITE a defeat at the hands of reigning champion Frank Biela in one race and a poor opening lap in the second, the seemingly unstoppable Alain Menu nonetheless left Donington Park this afternoon (Sun) with...

BTCC: TOCA announcement

BTCC: TOCA announcement

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 5/2/97 TOCA Limited, organiser of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship, announces today that all rounds of the championship will not count towards, nor have any bearing on,...

Thu 04 Dec 1997
BTCC: new tyre rules for 98

BTCC: new tyre rules for 98

News from the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship 4/12/97 BTCC announces new tyre regulations for 1998 Following positive discussions with both Michelin and Dunlop, TOCA Limited is delighted to announce that new tyre regulations have...

Sun 21 Sep 1997
BTCC: Silverstone report

BTCC: Silverstone report

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP, 21/9/97 THE title-winning Renault team ended the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship in appropriate style at Silverstone this afternoon (Sun), Alain Menu and Jason Plato claiming...

Fri 03 Oct 1997
BTCC: Honda names drivers

BTCC: Honda names drivers

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 3/10/97 Honda names drivers for all-action Tourist Trophy Honda has announced an all-star line-up for the famous Tourist Trophy race, to be held at Donington Park on Sunday October 19. ...

Sun 10 Aug 1997
BTCC: Snetterton report 97-08-10

BTCC: Snetterton report 97-08-10

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Menu clinches championship with Snetterton victory Alain Menu claimed the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship drivers' title this afternoon (Sun) in virtuoso style, the Swiss...

Thu 10 Apr 1997
BTCC: Million-pound prize for 98 BTCC

BTCC: Million-pound prize for 98 BTCC

News from the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship 1/12/97 BTCC cash bonanza as TOCA offers million-pound prize A million-pound prize is up for grabs in next year's Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship as part of a huge prize and...

Sun 07 Sep 1997
BTCC: Brands Hatch report 97-09-07

BTCC: Brands Hatch report 97-09-07

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP, 7/9/97 AUDI AND VOLVO SHARE BRANDS HATCH HONOURS A thrilling pair of Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship races at Brands Hatch this afternoon (Sun) saw both the old order and...

Thu 10 Apr 1997
BTCC: Croft testing 97-06-20

BTCC: Croft testing 97-06-20

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP, 19/6/97 SAFETY fears from the drivers delayed the start of the first Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship testing session at the recently reopened Croft circuit, near ...

BTCC: Donington test 97-06-12

BTCC: Donington test 97-06-12

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP, 12/6/97 WITH less than a second covering the top 12 runners in final official testing for Sunday's (Jun 15) twin rounds of the Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship at...

Wed 31 Dec 1997
BTCC: Thruxton Paul Radisich Review

BTCC: Thruxton Paul Radisich Review

Paul Radisich Thruxton Review British Touring Car CHampionship Rounds 17 and 18 Sunday 2nd August 1998 It was a day of mixed fortune for Paul Radisich, claiming two points in round 17 but in contrast retiring from round 18 - the feature race -...