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ROUNDS 1-3: BRANDS HATCH INDY, 6-7 APRIL

The 2019 championship kicked off at Brands Hatch as Josh Cook, Andrew Jordan and Rory Butcher claimed a win apiece on a breathless afternoon of racing.

Cook won the opener after getting his tyre tactics spot on, as others switched to wet tyres with fog and drizzle shrouding the circuit. Jake Hill made his way into second, with Tom Chilton following him home. Read More »

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Halfords Yuasa Racing heads into the opening rounds of the 2019 British Touring Car Championship in optimistic mood following a promising official test of its Honda Civic Type R race cars.

After a first season racing the latest FK8 version of the Honda Civic Type R in 2018, Team Dynamics, which runs Halfords Yuasa Racing, made the most of the winter break. Read More »

The 2019 Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship is primed and ready for the opening event of the season at Brands Hatch next weekend (6/7 April), after the capacity 30-car grid completed a successful test day at the famous Kent venue.

Following Tuesday’s Season Launch evening at the beautiful and historic Hever Castle, the full line-up of drivers then descended onto Brands Hatch on Wednesday to take part in today’s official pre-season test session. Read More »

Revealed in its striking new livery, the 2019 car is set to build on the Civic Type R FK8 model’s successful debut in the 2018 season of the BTCC, during which drivers Matt Neal and Dan Cammish each took a pair of wins. Honda finished runner-up in the manufacturers championship while Halfords Yuasa Racing took second in the teams championship. Read More »

The Honda Civic Type R cars of Halfords Yuasa Racing are ready to race for titles in the 2019 British Touring Car Championship after both 2018 drivers Matt Neal and Dan Cammish re-signed for the new season.

Team Dynamics, which runs the Halfords Yuasa Racing team, is targeting ‘Championship titles’ after an impressive first season with the potent new FK8 Civic Type R, in which the team finished a creditable second in the Manufacturers and Teams championships. Read More »

– Autosport International, the world’s premier pre-season motorsport show, marked its opening day with a slew of stunning racing cars and stars
– Porsche’s 2019 935 ‘Moby Dick’ unveiled for the first time in Europe following its launch at the ‘Rennsport Reunion’ event in California a few months ago
– Launches came thick and fast with Series Elite taking the wraps off its Jaguar XE SV Project 8 racer, BAC announcing Pirelli as its official tyre partner and a raft of BTCC announcements for the coming season
– Elsewhere Martin Brundle, Derek Warwick and David Brabham appeared on the Autosport Stage with a special appearance from five-time Australian V8 Supercar Championship Series winner, Mark Skaife
– See all the Autosport Stage interviews live. Read More »

– Drivers past and present from Formula 1, WEC, WRC and BTCC among others set to appear at Autosport International
– Stars confirmed include Lando Norris, Carlos Sainz, David Coulthard and all drivers from the 2019 WRC Season
– Autosport International will take place at Birmingham’s NEC, from 10-13 January 2019*
– Tickets to the show can be purchased at: autosportinternational.com Read More »

– 2019 Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship to have four of the season’s most competitive cars on stand 2580 at Autosport International
– Last year’s championship winner Colin Turkington to lead the all-star driver line-up at the show, alongside Andrew Jordan, Tom Ingram and many more
– Motorbase Ford Focus RS, AmD Tuning’s new Honda Civic Type R, Ciceley Motorsport Mercedes-Benz A-Class and a Power Maxed Racing Vauxhall Astra are set to take centre-stage
– Autosport International will take place at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) Birmingham, from 10-13 January 2019*
– Tickets to the show are available from: autosportinternational.com Read More »

– Voice of the BTCC pitlane, Alan Hyde, to host the stage at Autosport International 2019
– Glass-fronted ‘live newsroom’ will give fans a glimpse into the editorial motorsport world
– Autosport International will take place at Birmingham’s NEC, from 10-13 January 2019*
– Tickets to the show can be purchased at: autosportinternational.com

Broadcaster and presenter, Alan Hyde, will take to the Autosport Stage in January to host a plethora of motorsport stars and personalities. Read More »

– Series will be the Kwik Fit MSA British Touring Car Championship –

Kwik Fit, the UK’s leading automotive servicing and repair company, will be the title sponsor of the UK’s largest motorsport championship for the 2019 season. The Kwik Fit MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) will build on 60 years of racing heritage which has resulted in the series now attracting more than 385,000 spectators at the live events and over 19 million viewer hours on free to air TV. Read More »