BTCC 2021 – Thruxton Round 1 Recap

This season saw a slightly later than usual start to the British Touring Car Championship and the series wasted no time in delivering its usual drama, close racing and talking points at the UK’s fastest circuit, Thruxton.

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 | 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 2019 Recap | What did we learn at Snetterton?

The latest rounds of the British Touring Car Championship made history as, for the first time ever, each driver had to use the soft, medium and hard tyre across the three races. However, certainly not for the first time, the weekend’s racing ended in controversial circumstances with post-race penalties being applied. The latest rounds of…

BTCC 2019 Recap – What did we learn at Oulton Park?

The British Touring Car Championship reached the midway point of the season after another entertaining day of racing at Oulton Park. Championship leader, Colin Turkington, extended his lead at the top of the leaderboard after a sublime performance in his BMW. Turkington’s excellence started on Saturday as he produced an unbelievable lap, with full ballast,…

BTCC 2018 | What happened last time out at Silverstone?

Ahead of the final rounds of the 2018 British Touring Car Championship, ESM looks back to what happened at Silverstone.  Two new race winners at Silverstone increased the BTCC record of winners in a season to an all-time high of 16. However, wins for Sam Tordoff and Aiden Moffat were insignificant in terms of the…

BTCC 2018 | What happened last time out at Knockhill?

Race day on the annual trip north of the border provided treacherous driving conditions, controversy and a huge lead at the top of the standings for one lucky driver. Saturday’s dry qualifying session, on the freshly resurfaced track, produced the fastest ever lap around Knockhill and a maiden pole position for Dan Cammish. Stephen Jelley,…

BTCC 2018 | What happened last time out at Croft?

With the BTCC rolling into Snetterton for the special Diamond Jubilee weekend, we’ve cast our mind back to recap the previous rounds at Croft. Colin Turkington will be feeling pleased with his latest consistent performance as he heads into the summer break after extending his lead at the top of the championship to 19 points,…

BTCC 2018 | Oulton Park | What did we learn?

The temperatures were high at Oulton Park, but did the racing live up to the heat? In truth, the day got progressively better with each race and it culminated in a new leader of the championship come 6pm on Sunday. Saturday’s qualifying session brought a first ever, and very surprising, pole for Matt Simpson. Considering…