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Fri 11 Jan 2008
BGTC: Media giant Sky to sponsor CR Scuderia

BGTC: Media giant Sky to sponsor CR Scuderia

SKY TO SPONSOR CR SCUDERIA The wraps came off the CR Scuderia racing cars at Autosport International today, revealing a striking red, white and blue livery that carries across the team's entries in the FIA GT, British GT and Formula Renault UK...

Sun 09 Mar 2008
BGTC: Series readies for 2008 season kick offHeadline
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BGTC: Series readies for 2008 season kick off

The 2008 Avon Tyres British GT championship will kick off its 6 event calendar on the March 22 & 24 March with two 1 hour races at Oulton Park, Cheshire. GT3 Dodge Viper Competition Coupe. Photo by Gareth Fair. The series comprises 3...

Tue 09 Dec 2008
BGTC: Glynn Geddie moves to British GT
GT

BGTC: Glynn Geddie moves to British GT

GLYNN GEDDIE SET FOR GT'S IN 2009 Aberdeen's Glynn Geddie is set for a busy year after announcing his 2009 plans to compete in the British GT Championship, along with programs in the European FIA GT4 Championship and KTM X-Bow Challenge with an...

Tue 21 Oct 2008
BGTC: 2009 British F3/GT provisional calendar unveiled
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BGTC: 2009 British F3/GT provisional calendar unveiled

The 2009 provisional calendar for the Cooper Tires British F3 International Series and the Avon Tyres British GT Championship has been unveiled, with more international races for both championships. For British F3 there will be an additional ...

Sun 09 Mar 2008
BGTC: Team Modena newsletter 2008-03-08
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BGTC: Team Modena newsletter 2008-03-08

Team Modena Ready for British GT Challenge Team Modena head into their first full season of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship with confidence high after the pace and performance their Lamborghini Gallardo displayed in its initial outings...

Mon 26 May 2008
BGTC: Corby: CR Scuderia inherit round four win
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BGTC: Corby: CR Scuderia inherit round four win

MICHAEL AND PADDY WIN AGAIN CR Scuderia took another British GT win today, without having to turn a wheel! The results from round four at Knockhill were provisional and now, after a review of video evidence, the top four finishers and the ...

Wed 28 May 2008
BGTC: Dodge Vipers win at Rockingham
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BGTC: Dodge Vipers win at Rockingham

Dodge Vipers dominated rounds five and six of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship series at a rain soaked Rockingham Motor Speedway near Northamptonshire England. James Gornall and Jon Barnes took victory in the first meeting of the weekend...

Tue 21 Oct 2008
BGTC: British GT 2009 calendar
GT

BGTC: British GT 2009 calendar

<pre> Provisional 2008 Calendar (8 rounds) 24-Mar Oulton Park (Mon) (F3/GT) 13-Apr Knockhill (GT ONLY) 26-May Rockingham (Mon)** (F3/GT) 08-Jun Snetterton (F3/GT) 29-Jun Thruxton (F3/GT) 13-Jul...

Fri 22 Aug 2008
BGTC: CR Scuderia take team title in Silverstone
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BGTC: CR Scuderia take team title in Silverstone

With the Drivers title already sewn up in the last round of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship at Brands Hatch, the remaining team honours were taken by the CR Scuderia in the latest outing for the GT cars at the Northamptonshire, Silverstone...

Tue 01 Jul 2008
BGTC: Thruxton: Bradley Ellis statement on incident
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BGTC: Thruxton: Bradley Ellis statement on incident

Bradley Ellis (car no. 52) suffered a serious accident at Thruxton circuit (Hampshire) today, Sunday 29 June, in the Team RPM Ginetta G4 during round 10 of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship. The incident happened on lap four at Woodham Hill,...

Fri 10 Oct 2008
BGTC: Avon Tyres extends title sponsorship of series
GT

BGTC: Avon Tyres extends title sponsorship of series

Avon Tyres extends title sponsorship of British GT Avon Tyres has formalised a deal with British GT Championship organisers, SRO, to continue its title sponsorship of the UK's premier sportscar series for an additional three years, until the end...

Mon 24 Mar 2008
BGTC: Big crash in race one at Oulton Park
GT

BGTC: Big crash in race one at Oulton Park

Today's British GT race was red flagged after approximately twenty minutes when the Rob Austin Racing Ginetta exited the race in a fireball. Losing control through cascades, the No.55 car driven by Hunter Abbott spun and then hurtled into the ...

Fri 05 Dec 2008
EU3: BGTC: Bradley Ellis to receive the BRDC Innes Ireland Trophy
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EU3: BGTC: Bradley Ellis to receive the BRDC Innes Ireland Trophy

Bradley Ellis will be awarded the BRDC Innes Ireland Trophy at the annual prestigious British Racing Drivers' Club Awards 2008 at the Cafe Royal, London, on Monday 8 December. The 21 year-old from Croydon will receive the coveted accolade as the...

Sun 17 Aug 2008
BGTC: Team Modena Nurburgring/Silverstone summary
GT

BGTC: Team Modena Nurburgring/Silverstone summary

Nurburgring Win Team Modena Highlight! With Team Modena racing on two fronts this weekend, the highlight was a superb win in the Le Mans Series race at the Nurburgring in Germany, while the British GT race at Silverstone saw both cars out before...

Wed 26 Mar 2008
BGTC: Snow and cold for teams in Oulton Park
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BGTC: Snow and cold for teams in Oulton Park

Race 1 The Avon Tyres British GT championship headed to the 2.7 mile Oulton Park circuit in Cheshire, England, for the opening rounds of this popular and action packed series. While the forecasts predicted snow the weather on Saturday (the ...

Wed 19 Mar 2008
BGTC: Jon Barnes signs with Brookspeed
GT

BGTC: Jon Barnes signs with Brookspeed

BARNES TO RACE IN THE BRITISH GT CHAMPIONSHIP IN 2008 Jon Barnes is pleased to announce that he has secured a seat with Brookspeed Motorsport in their 'Team Trimite' Dodge Viper Competition Coupe for the 2008 Avon Tyres British GT ...

Fri 04 Apr 2008
BGTC: Knockhill: Jeremy Metcalfe preview
GT

BGTC: Knockhill: Jeremy Metcalfe preview

Hampshire racing driver Jeremy Metcalfe heads north of the border to Knockhill Circuit in Fife next weekend, 12th/13th April, for the third and fourth rounds of the 2008 Avon Tyres British GT Championship. Having shown very impressive pace on...

Tue 12 Aug 2008
BGTC: Silverstone: Jeremy Metcalfe preview
GT

BGTC: Silverstone: Jeremy Metcalfe preview

Avon Tyres British GT Championship race winner Jeremy Metcalfe wants nothing less than victory this coming Sunday, 17th August, when the 13th round of the season takes place at Silverstone International Circuit in Northamptonshire. Marking the...

Fri 29 Feb 2008
BGTC: New sponsor for CR Scuderia

BGTC: New sponsor for CR Scuderia

WELCOME TO (THE) MADHOUSE New sponsor joins the team at CR Scuderia CR Scuderia announced today that the team is to be sponsored by Madhouse, a major fashion clothing retailer, with stores throughout the UK. Madhouse will provide new uniforms...

Fri 11 Apr 2008
BGTC: Team Modena newsletter 2008-04-08
GT

BGTC: Team Modena newsletter 2008-04-08

Team Modena Expand in British GT and Barcelona LMS Frustration! New driver signings for Team Modena will see the team expand to run a two car challenge in the Avon Tyres British GT Championship this season, while the opening Le Mans Series race...

Fri 15 Aug 2008
BGTC: Team Modena Nurburgring/Silverstone preview
GT

BGTC: Team Modena Nurburgring/Silverstone preview

Big Weekend for Team Modena Team Modena head into their busiest race weekend of the year with action on both the international and British stages - the Le Mans Series springs back to life with a 1000km race at the Nurburgring circuit in ...

Fri 15 Feb 2008
BGTC: Austin powers British GT assault
GT

BGTC: Austin powers British GT assault

Legendary British F3 race winner Rob Austin will spearhead an assault on the British GT championship with the all-new Ginetta G50 GT4 car. Austin, who contested the British F3 championship during the course of four memorable seasons from 2001 -...

Thu 03 Jul 2008
BGTC: Team Trimite Viper maintain points lead after Thruxton
GT

BGTC: Team Trimite Viper maintain points lead after Thruxton

Jon Barnes and James Gornall in the Team Trimite Brookspeed Dodge Viper came away from this past weekend's meet with a 25 point championship lead. The pair are now tantalisingly close to the title after scoring a 3rd and 1st place in the two ...

Wed 09 Jul 2008
BGTC: Brands Hatch: Jeremy Metcalfre preview
GT

BGTC: Brands Hatch: Jeremy Metcalfre preview

JEREMY METCALFE -- BRITISH GT BRANDS HATCH GP PREVIEW Equal third in the 2008 Avon Tyres British GT Championship standings with 10 rounds of the season completed, Hampshire's Jeremy Metcalfe heads to Brands Hatch Grand Prix Circuit this coming...

Thu 03 Apr 2008
BGTC: A lap of Knockhill with Andrew Kirkaldy
GT

BGTC: A lap of Knockhill with Andrew Kirkaldy

The British GT Championship moves to Knockhill next week so, straight after the Oulton Park season-opener, CR Scuderia headed off to the Scottish track to test in preparation for this race meeting. 2005 British GT Champion and CRS Team Director,...

Fri 18 Jul 2008
BGTC: Gornall and Barnes win British GT3 championship
GT

BGTC: Gornall and Barnes win British GT3 championship

James Gornall and Jon Barnes came away from Brands Hatch as the Avon Tyres British GT champions. The Trimite Brookspeed Viper drivers took first place in the first of the two races at Brands Hatch meaning they only required a single point from...

Mon 26 May 2008
BGTC: Corby: Jeremy Metcalfe race one notes
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BGTC: Corby: Jeremy Metcalfe race one notes

TOP FIVE IN ROUND FIVE FOR METCALFE AT ROCKINGHAM Avon Tyres British GT Championship race winner Jeremy Metcalfe has moved to within just 12 points of the top of the 2008 GT3 Class driver standings thanks, in part, to an excellent piece of...

Mon 09 Jun 2008
BGTC: BGTC: CR Scuderia Snetterton summary
GT

BGTC: BGTC: CR Scuderia Snetterton summary

TOP FERRARI! The 2008 Avon Tyres British GT Championship finally got to race under sunny skies at Snetterton today and CRS drivers, James Sutton and Mike Meadows, took the honours of top Ferrari with a third place finish. Race one, run in wet...

Sun 09 Mar 2008
BGTC: 2008 entry list
GT

BGTC: 2008 entry list

<pre> 2008 British GT Entry List: No: Drivers: Team: Car: 1. Clark/O'Neill Team RPM Dodge Viper GT3 2. Foster/Bryant Team RPM Dodge Viper GT3 3.

Thu 10 Jul 2008
BGTC: Brands Hatch: Team Modena preview
GT

BGTC: Brands Hatch: Team Modena preview

Brands Hatch Beckons for Team Modena Team Modena head for Brands Hatch in Kent this coming weekend, July 12th and 13th, for rounds 11 and 12 of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship aiming to make up for the disappointment of Thruxton two weeks...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
BGTC: Donington: Jeremy Metcalfe weekend summary
GT

BGTC: Donington: Jeremy Metcalfe weekend summary

VICTORIOUS END TO 2008 FOR BRITISH GT VICE-CHAMPION METCALFE Ferrari 430 driver Jeremy Metcalfe secured his second race victory of the 2008 Avon Tyres British GT Championship at Donington Park yesterday afternoon, Sunday, 12th October, during...

Thu 27 Mar 2008
BGTC: Oulton Park: Trackspeed weekend summary
GT

BGTC: Oulton Park: Trackspeed weekend summary

Trackspeed's Porsche GT3 Debuts With Promise Trackspeed Racing were in speedy mode even before arriving at Oulton Park for the opening round of the British GT Championship. The team took delivery of a new Porsche GT3 with team members driving...

Thu 28 Feb 2008
BGTC: Luke Hines and James Sutton join CR Scuderia
GT

BGTC: Luke Hines and James Sutton join CR Scuderia

Luke Hines and James Sutton will race together in a CR Scuderia Ferrari 430 in the 2008 Avon Tyres British GT Championship. The British pair are both exceptionally talented racers and the CRS team is delighted to have them on board. Luke ...

Fri 01 Aug 2008
BGTC: CR Scuderia signs Vans as sponsor

BGTC: CR Scuderia signs Vans as sponsor

ANOTHER MAJOR SPONSORSHIP DEAL FOR CRS In a sport where image is so important the CR Scuderia team is delighted to welcome Vans to its sponsorship portfolio. Vans is one of the most iconic sports brands in the world, working with a select list...

Wed 25 Jun 2008
BGTC: Thruxton: CR Scuderia preview
GT

BGTC: Thruxton: CR Scuderia preview

FLAT OUT! These are busy times for the CR Scuderia boys and girls. The GT team has just arrived back from Italy so it is a quick turnaround before this weekend's British GT event at Thruxton. The CRS drivers are all still right in the...

Thu 05 Jun 2008
BGTC: Snetterton: Jeremy Metcalfe preview
GT

BGTC: Snetterton: Jeremy Metcalfe preview

JEREMY METCALFE -- BRITISH GT SNETTERTON PREVIEW Jeremy Metcalfe is relishing the prospect of racing his Ferrari 430 GT3 car at Snetterton in Norfolk this coming weekend, 7th/8th June, during the seventh and eighth rounds of the 2008 Avon Tyres...