Ash Sutton arrived at Brands Hatch with a slender five-point lead over Jake Hill, with Tom Ingram a further two points behind, as he looked to secure a third successive crown and fourth overall. Although highly unlikely after a disastrous weekend at Silverstone, Colin Turkington also had a mathematical chance of winning a fifth title, but he would need more than just miracles to secure it.
Four drivers arrived at Silverstone for the penultimate round of the season with a realistic chance of being crowned 2022 drivers’ champion. Colin Turkington started the weekend with a slender six-point lead from reigning double champion Ash Sutton, with Tom Ingram and Jake Hill 18 and 23 points behind respectively. Qualifying – Rory Butcher, Jake…
Sunny conditions greeted the BTCC parade as they made their second visit of the season to Thruxton. Sweltering conditions at Snetterton gave the BMW drivers an unplanned advantage last time out, but would they continue to dominate at the high-speed Hampshire track?
Following a summer of hot temperatures, the formerly green grass at Snetterton resembled the colour you’d expect from a wheat field. At Knockhill, the West Surrey Racing BMWs ramped up the heat on the rest of the title challengers with Colin Turkington taking a slender championship lead, but would the pattern continue?
A sizeable trackside crowd enjoyed the BTCC’s annual trip to Scotland and they were treated to three very watchable races, which hasn’t been the norm for much of the season. At Croft, Tom Ingram took over at the top of the standings from Josh Cook, but how would he fare on a track notorious for…
Croft hosted the fifth meeting of the season, where after race three, the mid-point of the season was reached. A bumper crowd was at the circuit to enjoy the sunny, yet windy, conditions, but would the racing be as enjoyable?
The sun was shining as the series headed to Cheshire for the fourth round of the season, as 2022’s championship started to take shape. Leader, Josh Cook, started the weekend with a margin of over twenty points to Ash Sutton following four victories in the last six races.
The first of this season’s double visit to Thruxton took place in dry conditions, as the UK’s fastest circuit was set to get even faster with the deployment of hybrid energy.
The second proceedings of this season’s races took place in mixed conditions on the Indy Circuit at Brands Hatch, as we continued to learn about the new hybrid technology.
After years of careful developing and testing, the new BTCC hybrid era started with twenty-eight cars taking to the track at Donington Park. Plenty of drivers were lining up in new cars, but who would rise to the top in the opening round?
The penultimate round of the 2021 British Touring Car Championship was held at Donington Park, in a change from the normal race meeting calendar of recent years.
The second race meeting of September’s back-to-back weekends took place at Silverstone with championship leader, Ash Sutton, looking to extend his 29-point advantage. There was also a glimpse of the future as Andrew Jordan piloted the hybrid test Toyota car during the weekend’s sessions.