BTCC 2020 Rapid Recap | Croft

ESM’s BTCC Correspondent found lots and lots to write about after the series headed to the North East. Thankfully, there is no lockdown on EngageSportMode’s word count. ESM Editor After the dramatic events of the previous rounds at Silverstone, it was always going to be a hard ask for Croft to be on a par,…

BTCC 2020 Rapid Recap | Silverstone

The second consecutive Sunday of BTCC action brought considerably more drama, twists and turns at Silverstone than the first at Thruxton. Despite having a yo-yo of a day, Ash Sutton remained the championship leader, but with a much smaller advantage.  Dan Cammish, fifth in the standings after Thruxton, took his second pole in as many…

BTCC 2020 Rapid Recap | Thruxton

Despite only starting at the beginning of August, the latest rounds of the British Touring Car Championship at Thruxton were the mid-event of the season and the results brought significant changes to the look of the championship.  Qualifying saw Dan Cammish extend his free practice dominance to take his first pole position of the season…

BTCC 2020 Rapid Recap | Knockhill

The fourth weekend of the BTCC saw the teams head north of the border to Scotland for the meeting at Knockhill, completing a double header after last week’s meeting at Oulton Park. It was, once again, another great event for the leading championship duo of Ash Sutton and Colin Turkington.  Sutton was top during Saturday’s…

BTCC 2020 Rapid Recap | Oulton Park

After a weekend off, the BTCC returned with the first meeting of another double-header as the series tries to catch up from the effects of COVID-19. Oulton Park, like the meetings before, produced three different winners and two officially wet races for the first time this season. Rain normally equals excitement, but then this is…

BTCC 2020 Rapid Recap | Brands Hatch GP

The second round of the season came hot on the heels of Donington Park, with just a week between meetings as part of the bumper start to the season. There were several bad luck stories to be had at Brands Hatch, while reigning champion, Colin Turkington, extended his lead at the top of the table…

BTCC 2020 Rapid Recap | Donington Park

The British Touring Car Championship finally got underway after a several month delay with the first of four meetings in five weeks, starting unusually, in recent times, at Donington Park. There was no lack of action with three different winners across the day. Reigning champion, Colin Turkington, seemed to have no problem in becoming reaccustomed…

BTCC 2019 Recap | How the title was won at Brands Hatch GP

After an incredible and dramatic set of races at Silverstone in the previous event, the gauntlet was well and truly laid down for the championship finale at Brands Hatch… and it didn’t disappoint! Three drivers entered the weekend with a realistic chance of winning the title: Colin Turkington, who held a 16 point lead, Dan…

BTCC 2019 Recap | What did we learn at Silverstone?

Wow! Sometimes words cannot do justice to an event and this might be one of those occasions. A cocktail of a short track, the weather and it being the penultimate rounds of the season, with every point being vital, provided racing that was practically incomprehensible at times. It was, by far, some of the most…

BTCC 2019 Recap | What did we learn at Knockhill?

The title race was blown wide open after a dramatic day of twists and turns in Scotland. Current leader, Colin Turkington, started the day with a huge 30 point lead, but in the end he was grateful to leave Knockhill with a 10 point gap to his nearest rival, Andrew Jordan.All three of Saturday’s sessions…