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Why Toyota is back in the BTCC

14-Jan-19

The Team Toyota GB name will return to the British Touring Car Championship this year. Can this new project reach the same heights as the brand so famously did in the '80s? read more

Colin Turkington targets beating Andy Rouse's BTCC title record

21-Jan-19

Reigning British Touring Car champion Colin Turkington is aiming to break championship records by winning the most titles in the series' history. read more

Laser Tools Racing confirms in-house BTCC programme with Aiden Moffat

18-Jan-19

British Touring Car Championship team Laser Tools Racing will run its own independent operation to field Aiden Moffat in the 2019 competition. read more

Neal and Cammish expect Honda learning to pay off in 2019 BTCC

18-Jan-19

Three-time champion Matt Neal says knowledge gained with the new-shape FK8 Honda Civic Type R can help turn Team Dynamics' machine into a consistent 2019 British Touring Car Championship threat read more

Ollie Jackson joins Tom Chilton in Motorbase's 2019 BTCC line-up

14-Jan-19

One-time British Touring Car Championship Independents Trophy winner Tom Chilton will remain at the Motorbase Performance Ford Focus RS squad for 2019, alongside the team's new recruit Ollie Jackson read more

Mini Challenge to replace Clio Cup on BTCC support package from '20

14-Jan-19

The Mini Challenge has agreed a multi-year deal to replace the scrapped Renault UK Clio Cup on the British Touring Car Championship support bill from 2020 read more

2013 BTCC champion Jordan stays at WSR BMW squad for third season

14-Jan-19

Andrew Jordan will remain in the British Touring Car Championship at the wheel of a WSR BMW 125i M Sport for a third successive season in 2019 read more

Colin Turkington sticks with WSR BMW for BTCC title defence in 2019

08-Jan-19

British Touring Car champion Colin Turkington will remain with WSR in 2019 to defend his title in a BMW read more

BTCC 2019: Sam Tordoff switches to AmDTuning to drive Honda Civic

03-Jan-19

The 2016 title runner-up Sam Tordoff has joined the AmDTuning.com squad for the British Touring Car Championship next season, and he will line up alongside Rory Butcher read more

BTCC support series Renault UK Clio Cup to end after 2019 season

03-Jan-19

The Renault UK Clio Cup Championship will stop at the end of the 2019 season and will not be replaced read more

Jake Hill back to British Touring Car Championship with new Audi team

03-Jan-19

Jake Hill will return to the British Touring Car Championship grid in 2019 at the wheel of a Trade Price Racing Audi A3 saloon read more

Rob Collard parts company with WSR BTCC team ahead of 2019

14-Dec-18

Ousted WSR British Touring Car Championship racer Rob Collard says that he is assessing his options ahead of the 2019 season and could remain in the tin-top series read more

Tom Oliphant joins WSR for 2019 British Touring Car Championship

03-Jan-19

Tom Oliphant has joined the WSR British Touring Car Championship team for the 2019 season read more

Alfa Romeo BTCC squad HMS Racing to sit out 2019 season

03-Jan-19

The HMS Racing Alfa Romeo British Touring Car Championship team will sit out the 2019 campaign, but plans to return to the category in '20 read more

Toyota GB returns as BTCC manufacturer with Speedworks for 2019

03-Jan-19

The Team Toyota GB name will return to the British Touring Car Championship grid in 2019 as Speedworks Motorsport becomes a manufacturer-backed entry with a new Corolla for Tom Ingram read more

Renault Clio star Rowbottom gets 2019 Ciceley Mercedes BTCC seat

03-Jan-19

Renault Clio Cup frontrunner Daniel Rowbottom will step up to the British Touring Car Championship with Ciceley Motorsport in 2019 in one of its Mercedes-Benz A-Classes read more

New MG British Touring Car team Excelr8 signs Rob Smith for 2019

03-Jan-19

The new Excelr8 British Touring Car Championship team has signed Mini Challenge race winner Rob Smith as its first driver for its MG6 machines in 2019 read more

Triple Eight British Touring Car Championship team ceases to exist

03-Jan-19

Multiple title-winning British Touring Car Championship team Triple Eight Racing no longer exists read more

Team Hard completes 2019 BTCC line-up with Michael Crees

03-Jan-19

Ginetta Supercup graduate Michael Crees will graduate to the British Touring Car Championship in 2019 after securing a team to race with Team Hard in one of its VW CCs read more

British Touring Car Championship announces 2019 rule changes

03-Jan-19

The success ballast system in the British Touring Car Championship will be tweaked next season with the leading cars carrying less weight read more