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BTCC 2016 Provisional Calendar released BTCC 2016 Provisional Calendar released
The Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship has announced its provisional calendar for 2016. The schedule will again consist of 30 races at ten events (three races at each) at the UK's top motor sport venues.

Penalties hang over drivers as the BTCC heads to Snetterton Penalties hang over drivers as the BTCC heads to Snetterton
With half of the 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship completed, the '3 strikes and you're out' rule could come to haunt several drivers at Norfolk's Snetterton 300 circuit in two weeks' time.

Nicolas Hamilton takes us on an exclusive lap of Croft Circuit Nicolas Hamilton takes us on an exclusive lap of Croft Circuit
AmD Tuning.com's Nicholas Hamilton takes us on a tour of the Croft Circuit during a break in proceedings at the recent Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship meeting where he made his BTCC debut.

British Touring Car Championship - 2015 Mid-Season Report British Touring Car Championship - 2015 Mid-Season Report
With the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship now in its summer break, we take a look back at the first half of the season and the drivers at the top of the championship standings.

BTCC - Croft - Race 3 Report - 28/6/15 BTCC - Croft - Race 3 Report - 28/6/15
Rob Collard completes a three race clean sweep for West Surrey Racing by winning the final race of the day from Croft Circuit. Andy Priaulx takes 2nd place and the 6th podium of the day for the team.

BTCC - Croft - Race 2 Report - 28/6/15 BTCC - Croft - Race 2 Report - 28/6/15
Sam Tordoff makes it a double victory for West Surrey Racing at Croft Circuit with a lights-to-flag drive in the second race of the day. Jason Plato keeps his championship campaign on target with 2nd place.

BTCC - Croft - Race 1 Report - 28/6/15 BTCC - Croft - Race 1 Report - 28/6/15
Andy Priaulx, Sam Tordoff and Rob Collard secure a 1-2-3 podium lock-out for West Surrey Racing in the first race from Croft Circuit. Gordon Shedden and Matt Neal are the best of the rest.

BTCC - Croft - Qualifying - 27/6/15 BTCC - Croft - Qualifying - 27/6/15
BMW run riot in the British Touring Car Championship qualifying session at Croft Circuit with a 1-2-4 for tomorrow's first race. Championship leader Jason Plato wilts in the sun and will start 12th on the grid.

BTCC - Croft - Free Practice - 27/6/15 BTCC - Croft - Free Practice - 27/6/15
Tom Ingram and Sam Tordoff top the time sheets in the free practice sessions at a sunny Croft Circuit as championship leader Jason Plato feels the heat.

Honda Yuasa Racing launches new Driver Development Programme Honda Yuasa Racing launches new Driver Development Programme
Jack Clarke is announced as the first member of Honda Yuasa Racing's new Driver Development Programme as the team look to continue their recent BTCC success in forthcoming seasons.

 


The Inside Track with Power Maxed Racing

A regular account of life in the British Touring Car Championship from the team's point of view


Tyre woes cause problems at Croft Circuit Tyre woes cause problems at Croft Circuit
We made the trip to North Yorkshire for the half-way point of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship with some worries and yet still some high hopes.

Professionalism from the team, if not from our adversaries! Professionalism from the team, if not from our adversaries!
A turbulent weekend and more than our fair share of bad luck, but the team still managed to leave the Cheshire circuit with a healthy points haul and the lead in the Jack Sears Trophy for rookie drivers.

A look back at Thruxton - the fastest circuit on the calendar A look back at Thruxton - the fastest circuit on the calendar
3rd in the Independent Teams Trophy after Thruxton and living the dream, despite a few bumps along the way.

Donington Park - our best weekend to date Donington Park - our best weekend to date
We came, we saw and we so nearly conquered - our best weekend yet and boy are we pleased!

We're raring to go at Donington Park! We're raring to go at Donington Park!
After a successful meeting at Brands Hatch, Power Maxed Racing looks forward to Donington Park this weekend with further improvements to the cars.

We learnt a lot at Brands Hatch - and it was all good! We learnt a lot at Brands Hatch - and it was all good!
Freshly wrapped cars, heavy traffic, a top 10 finish and beating three former BTCC champions - it was an eventful weekend at Brands Hatch for Power Maxed Racing!

Power Maxed Racing hits the track! Power Maxed Racing hits the track!
Donington Park saw the big launch of the 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship today and both our cars were unveiled in front of the world's media in their new liveries.

All systems go for the British Touring Car Championship 2015! All systems go for the British Touring Car Championship 2015!
After a hectic winter of deals, development, driver searching and acquisitions, it's time for the start of the 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship and here's a sneak preview of the car!

Motorbase announce their squad for the 2015 British GT Championship Motorbase announce their squad for the 2015 British GT Championship
British Touring Car Championship team Motorbase Performance announce their squad for the 2015 Avon Tyres British GT Championship with Daniel Lloyd joining Ahmad Al Harthy, Rory Butcher and Liam Griffin

We're moving forward and the future looks bright! We're moving forward and the future looks bright!
Motorbase Performance discuss their enduring relationship with Ford and explain why the use of their Environmental Test Laboratory is so important to the development of the team's BTCC cars.

 

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