BTCC 2021 – Round 7 Croft Recap

The first meeting of back-to-back September weekends took place at Croft, where championship leader, Ash Sutton, arrived with a comfortable 30-point lead. Would nearest rival, Tom Ingram, close the gap or would a new contender emerge to threaten Sutton’s dominance?  Qualifying: Aiden Moffat, Jake Hill, Colin Turkington, Senna Proctor, Adam Morgan, Tom Oliphant Saturday’s qualifying…

BTCC 2021 – Round 6 Thruxton Recap

Could a second trip to Thruxton deliver some excitement to the BTCC? This is what happened. The third race day in an action-packed August took place at Thruxton, with the circuit previously hosting the season opening rounds. Ash Sutton brought a 14-point lead to the meeting, with Tom Ingram and Colin Turkington his nearest challengers.  …

BTCC 2021 – Round 5 Knockhill Recap

The latest rounds of the British Touring Car Championship were held at Knockhill as the series made its annual trip over the border to Scotland. This is what went down. Following a relatively poor showing from the main championship protagonists at Oulton Park, would they return to form at Knockhill? Ash Sutton headed north with…

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 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,…