Jason Plato thrust himself right into the heart of the fight for this season’s 2013 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship by taking his MG KX Momentum car to two stylish wins at Oulton Park in Cheshire on Sunday.
The former champion was the highest points scorer across the weekend’s three races, but was ruled out of the final event when damage caused his car to erupt in flames. Read More »
MG’s Jason Plato scores double victory before Pirtek Racing’s Andrew Jordan wins reversed grid race three.
MG KX Momentum racer Jason Plato scored a flawless double BTCC victory at Oulton Park today (9 June) before a dramatic fire put him out of the final contest, handing his Honda Yuasa Racing rival Matt Neal the championship lead. Read More »
Both MG KX Momentum racers Jason Plato and Sam Tordoff say they are looking forward to one of the most thrilling challenges on the 2013 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship calendar at Oulton Park this weekend.
The series moves to the swooping Cheshire track for the fourth meeting of the year, and both drivers are confident of zeroing on in the points lead over the three-race weekend.
Plato, who has won twice so far this season, thinks that progress that the team has made with the two-litre turbocharged race car will reap rewards around the undulating track. “We are going there in great shape,” thinks Plato. Read More »
MG KX Momentum racers Jason Plato and Sam Tordoff say that they are pleased to have increased their points tallies at the third meeting of the 2013 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season at Thruxton last weekend despite a last-gasp heartbreak. Read More »
Matt Neal claims 50th and 51st BTCC wins before Gordon Shedden scores victory in frenetic finale at Thruxton.
Honda Yuasa Racing took three wins out of three at Thruxton (5 May), as the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship produced some frenetic racing at the fastest circuit in the UK. The champion squad now leads both the Manufacturers’ and Drivers’ standings, with Matt Neal moving to the summit of the championship order. Read More »
23-year-old Honda Civic driver claims fourth pole position of his BTCC career after late lap at high speed Hampshire circuit. Read More »
MG KX Momentum racers Jason Plato and Sam Tordoff are looking forward to conquering one of the most daunting British Touring Car Championship racetracks in the United Kingdom this weekend when they take on the challenges of Thruxton in Hampshire.
The MG6 pair will tackle the circuit, which has an average lap speed of over 110mph, as part of the third round of this season’s championship chase. Plato sits on top of the points table after a successful start to his 2013 campaign, while newcomer Tordoff continues to shine on his full debut in the series with a host of top six results. Read More »
The Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship visits the fastest circuit in the UK this holiday weekend (4/5 May) when a packed grid takes on the high-speed challenge of the Thruxton circuit in Hampshire. Read More »
Former champion Colin Turkington made a popular return to the top step of the BTCC podium in the final race at Donington Park after the Hondas of Gordon Shedden and Andrew Jordan shared the spoils in the opening two contests.
It was also an historic day for multiple champions Matt Neal and Jason Plato who both contested their 500th and 400th BTCC races respectively. Read More »
MG KX Momentum star Jason Plato thinks that lessons learned during a successful race weekend at Donington Park last weekend will help him and team-mate Sam Tordoff in their quest to land the 2013 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship. Read More »