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The BTCC's pessimistic points leader

18-May-19

Ash Sutton won the 2017 British Touring Car Championship with a late surge, which he repeated in '18 even though he fell short of defending his title. But things have started in an unfamiliar fashion this season read more

How the BTCC is making drivers rethink racing clashes

29-Apr-19

The British Touring Car Championship hasn't actually changed its rules over contact, but it has taken new steps to clarify and enforce them - and that's taken some drivers by surprise read more

The change of approach that could inspire a BTCC title

25-Apr-19

He's been a mainstay in touring cars for over a decade, but now Andrew Jordan has got a new car. Coupled with a new approach, the 2013 British Touring Car champion is thirsty for redemption and another title to add to his CV read more

Eight things to watch in the 2019 BTCC

10-Apr-19

Britain's most popular motorsport series returns to action this weekend. It's been a winter of upheaval for the British Touring Car Championship, with plenty of additional themes to keep an eye on this year read more

Why the BTCC social media trolls are wrong

31-Mar-19

A number of drivers on this year's British Touring Car Championship grid have been called out on social media for taking other people's seats, whether they are older or drivers who are deemed to have less talent. Matt James busts the myth read more

The changes that will refresh the BTCC title race

29-Jan-19

Levelling the playing field to create unpredictability has been a key calling card of the British Touring Car Championship. But it isn't resting on its laurels, with more changes set to come in for 2019 aimed at keeping the series fresh read more

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

Tom Chilton: Mark Blundell should consider quitting the BTCC

20-May-19

Tom Chilton reckons ex-Formula 1 driver Mark Blundell should consider quitting the British Touring Car Championship after their qualifying incident at Thruxton read more

Thruxton BTCC: Josh Cook jumps Ash Sutton to win finale

20-May-19

Josh Cook took victory in the final British Touring Car Championship race at Thruxton, beating Ashley Sutton into the first corner to earn his second win of 2019 read more

Thruxton BTCC: Jordan leads Turkington in WSR BMW one-two

20-May-19

BMW driver Andrew Jordan eased to a second British Touring Car Championship win at Thruxton, leading from lights to flag over WSR team-mate Colin Turkington read more

Thruxton BTCC podium finisher Tordoff thought car wouldn't last

20-May-19

British Touring Car Championship racer Sam Tordoff says he was lucky to finish Thruxton's opener at all read more

Thruxton BTCC: Andrew Jordan wins for WSR BMW in race one

20-May-19

Andrew Jordan scored his second victory of the British Touring Car Championship season in the opening race at Thruxton after polesitter Sam Tordoff suffered a late electrical issue read more

Mark Blundell reprimanded for BTCC qualifying clash with Tom Chilton

20-May-19

Ex-Formula 1 driver Mark Blundell has been given a verbal reprimand for his collision with Tom Chilton during qualifying for the British Touring Car Championship round at Thruxton read more

BTCC Thruxton: Ex-F1 driver Blundell explains qualifying crash

20-May-19

Ex-Formula 1 driver Mark Blundell has explained his collision with Tom Chilton during the final five minutes of British Touring Car Championship qualifying at Thruxton read more

Sam Tordoff takes AmD Tuning's first BTCC pole position at Thruxton

20-May-19

Sam Tordoff scored AmD Tuning's first pole position in the British Touring Car Championship, pulling out a narrow 0.030sec advantage with just three seconds of Thruxton qualifying remaining read more

Dan Cammish leads BTCC practice in Honda 1-2 at Thruxton

20-May-19

Dan Cammish topped the British Touring Car Championship free practice times at Thruxton to head up a Honda Civic Type R 1-2 ahead of Rory Butcher read more

Mark Blundell confused by some 2019 BTCC driving standards

18-May-19

British Touring Car Championship rookie Mark Blundell says that he is perplexed by some of the driving standards in the series read more

BTCC leader Sutton is not expecting to extend his points lead

18-May-19

Ashley Sutton has played down the chances of extending his current British Touring Car Championship points lead, saying he and Team BMR are already "operating at 100% capacity" read more

Obituary: Tommy Sopwith - Early BTCC star and BRDC director

18-May-19

Tommy Sopwith, who died recently aged 86, was the man who famously lost the inaugural British Touring Car Championship in a shootout with Jack Sears read more

Jordan fears 2019 could be his last in BTCC due to sponsor deal ending

18-May-19

Andrew Jordan fears 2019 could be his last season racing in the British Touring Car Championship with his deal with long-term backer Pirtek set to end read more