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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 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.

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...

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 ...

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 19 Jun 2009
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...

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...

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 ...

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 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...

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 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...

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
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...

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 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 ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
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...

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...

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 09 Oct 2009
Series 2010 race dates released

Series 2010 race dates released

BTCC RELEASES 2010 RACE DATES The HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship has today announced its ten-round race calendar for 2010. As in previous years, the calendar comprises nine of the UK's top motor racing venues with Brands Hatch ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Steve Rider and Louise Goodman to host ITV coverage

Steve Rider and Louise Goodman to host ITV coverage

RIDER & GOODMAN FOR ITV BTCC Steve Rider and Louise Goodman will present ITV's live Sunday afternoon television coverage of this year's HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship, the network has confirmed. Ben Edwards and former BTCC Champion Tim...

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...

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 ...

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...