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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

Autosport Podcast: How Rydell forged a 20-year manufacturer career

27-Aug-19

Touring car legend Rickard Rydell is our guest on the latest edition of The Autosport Podcast read more

'Struggles in turbulent air' caused BMW's BTCC form dip - Jordan

23-Aug-19

British Touring Car Championship driver Andrew Jordan has blamed 'struggles in turbulent air' for his and points-leading team-mate Colin Turkington's sudden drop off in results at Thruxton last weekend read more

BTCC to trial reversed pit garage set-up for fans at Silverstone

23-Aug-19

The British Touring Car Championship will trial reversed pit garage access next month at Silverstone to increase fan access ahead of a possible part-time 2020 introduction read more

Thruxton BTCC: Cammish takes first Team Dynamics Honda win of 2019

23-Aug-19

Dan Cammish scored his and Team Dynamics' first British Touring Car Championship victory of the 2019 season in the final Thruxton race despite heavy rain late on read more

Thruxton BTCC: Third win of the season for Honda driver Josh Cook

23-Aug-19

Josh Cook bagged his third win of the British Touring Car Championship season in the second race at Thruxton as polesitter Sam Tordoff fell to 10th with a radiator issue read more

Thruxton BTCC: Tordoff takes first win in almost a year, Plato punished

23-Aug-19

Sam Tordoff won the opening British Touring Car Championship race at Thruxton from pole position, as second-place starter Jason Plato was relegated to 17th after a penalty read more

Tordoff on pole, front-driven cars excel in BTCC qualifying at Thruxton

23-Aug-19

Sam Tordoff scored pole position for the second time at Thruxton this season, edging Jason Plato in a British Touring Car Championship qualifying shootout dominated by front-wheel-drive competition read more

Vauxhall driver Jason Plato on top in Thruxton BTCC practice

23-Aug-19

Double British Touring Car Championship champion and Vauxhall driver Jason Plato topped the free practice times as the series makes its second visit of the season to Thruxton read more

Butcher credits BTCC racer-turned engineer Bushell for form

23-Aug-19

British Touring Car Championship race winner Rory Butcher says his relationship with engineer Mike Bushell is "made in heaven", after the two partnered when Bushell's 2019 drive collapsed read more

Jordan would need '20 title shot to stay in BTCC after sponsor exit

23-Aug-19

Andrew Jordan says he cannot raise the budget required to compete in the British Touring Car Championship and will need a chance to challenge for the 2020 title to stay read more

Moffat's 17th on Infiniti BTCC debut at Snetterton "was as good as win"

23-Aug-19

The updated Infiniti Q50's debut 17th place in the first British Touring Car Championship race at Snetterton "was as good as a win", according to its driver Aiden Moffat read more

Snetterton BTCC: Plato gets 15-second penalty for race-three clashes

23-Aug-19

Power Maxed Racing Vauxhall Astra driver Jason Plato has been hit with a post-race 15-second time penalty after an ill-tempered final British Touring Car Championship race at Snetterton read more

Snetterton BTCC: Butcher makes late pass to secure race three win

23-Aug-19

Rory Butcher prevailed for his second British Touring Car Championship victory in the final Snetterton race after profiting from a frantic battle between former team-mates Ashley Sutton and Jason Plato read more