Following on from the announcement from Sussex-based Team AON that reigning British Touring Car Independent Driver Champion, James Nash is to join Tom Chilton in their assault on the World Touring Car Championship (WTCC), 26 year-old Nash from Milton Keynes is very excited about making the step up to the world motor racing stage. Read More »
The all-new Team Aon Ford Focus BTCC car has undergone its final shakedown tests ahead of this weekend’s opening race at Brands Hatch.
The fine-tuning took place at Ford’s Dunton Engineering Centre, in Essex – the home of Ford Team RS – as Ford continued its global support to independent touring car race teams running the all-new Ford Focus.
Developed by Arena Motorsport with technical support from Ford, the new Focus is the first product of this global initiative, which will see development of a common race car to S2000 specification, to compete in major touring car categories worldwide. Read More »
Team Aon and its sponsors Calor are celebrating an incredible season for the Autogas LPG-powered team in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship. The triumphant team secured both the Independents Team Trophy and the Independents Driver’s Trophy, courtesy of Tom Chilton.
In the overall team’s leaderboard, the Team Aon Fords finished second on 366 points, behind the Honda Racing Team which topped the table. In the overall driver rankings, Tom Onslow-Cole and Tom Chilton finished a very creditable fourth and fifth respectively. Read More »
Mountune Racing, a part of the Performance Engineering division of Revolve Technologies, celebrated an historic race weekend at Brands Hatch with the first British Touring Championship win for an ultra low emissions LPG powered engine in the Mountune Racing powered Team Aon Ford Focus ST. The win also marked Ford’s return to the BTCC podium’s top step for the first time in nearly a decade.
The weekend started off superbly, with Tom Chilton once again securing pole position on Saturday afternoon for the second week in a row. Success continued on Sunday with wins for both Team Aon drivers, Tom Chilton and Tom Onslow-Cole, in the first and second races of the day. Read More »
Automotive glazing services company, Auto Windscreens has confirmed its second season as a sponsor in the UK’s leading Motorsport series; The 2010 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.
Auto Windscreens has thrown its support behind Team Aon, which will be running drivers Tom Chilton (25) and Tom Onslow-Cole (23). Each driver will run an LPG-powered Ford Focus ST in the 30 race BTCC. Read More »
In a case of technology transfer in reverse, Ford Team RS has seen its ‘Revoknuckle’ front suspension system taken from the road to the race track, where it has been driven to podium success by British Touring Car Championship independent, Team Aon.
The Revoknuckle suspension system was developed for the new Ford Focus RS, one of the most powerful and dynamically advanced front-wheel drive performance road cars ever sold. Its innovative design modifies the MacPherson strut front suspension arrangement, to allow high power and torque to be handled by the front wheels, while minimising torque steer. Read More »
Team Aon’s Tom Chilton and his Mountune Racing powered Ford Focus ST record their first podium finish of the season at the penultimate round of the 2009 British Touring Car Championship
Mountune Racing, a part of the Performance Engineering division of Revolve Technologies, has helped to power BTCC Team Aon Ford Focus ST to their first podium finish of the season, thanks in part to the Mountune Racing tuned Ford 2.0l Duratec Engine. Read More »
Mountune Racing powered Team Aon Ford Focus ST records season best finish at the Knockhill round of the 2009 British Touring Car Championship
Mountune Racing, a part of the Performance Engineering division of Revolve Technologies, is now working with BTCC Team Aon to supply Mountune Racing tuned Ford 2.0l Duratec Engines for the team’s Ford Focus ST. Read More »