BTCC 2021 – Brands Hatch Indy Round 3 Recap

After a lengthy summer break the BTCC returns at Oulton Park this weekend. Check out what happened last time out at Brands Hatch At the end of the previous meeting at Snetterton, the usual championship protagonists had risen to the top three in the standings. With a small crowd once again permitted, would Ash Sutton,…

BTCC 2020 Rapid Recap | Brands Hatch Indy

Five drivers entered the final round of a slightly shorter season than normal, due to the global pandemic, with a mathematical chance of becoming the 2020 British Touring Car Champion.  Realistically, it was a two-way battle between championship leader Colin Turkington and Ash Sutton, with a nine-point gap between the pair. Dan Cammish was patiently…

BTCC 2019 Recap – What did we learn at Brands Hatch Indy?

Over six months have passed since the wheels were turned in competitive action, but following a series of driver changes and new cars, the 2019 season started with an action-packed meeting at Brands Hatch. ESM’s BTCC Correspondent recaps how it all happened.The familiar names of Ashley Sutton, Jason Plato and, reigning champion, Colin Turkington completed the…

BTCC 2018 | Brands Hatch Indy | What did we learn?

The first round of the British Touring Car Championship surprised ESM’s BTCC Correspondent this year, with a mixture of drama and variety. Whinge, whinge, whinge. Brands Hatch Indy – why do we even bother? It’s a waste of time having a lap that’s just 50 seconds long and hardly allows for overtaking. It’s been like…

BTCC 2017 | Brands Hatch Indy – What did we learn?

British Touring Car Championship fans rejoiced at the weekend as the first of ten Sundays were taken over by the sound of purring engines and screeching tyres. After the first round of action, what have we learnt? With the grid being as strong as ever, it was important that reigning champion Gordon Shedden made a…

BTCC 2016 – Brands Hatch Indy Reviewed and Rated

BTCC is back, and EngageSportMode’s dedicated correspondent has also returned to action. Here’s his rundown of who shined and who flopped on the first weekend of racing.  Six newcomers, various driver changes, a new manufacturer and a major regulation change and the British Touring Car Championship was ready for action in 2016. Once again, the…