Matt Neal crowned 2011 BTCC champion as Chilton wins final race

Honda Racing’s Matt Neal claimed an emotional third BTCC title of his career after beating team-mate Gordon Shedden, while Tom Chilton won the final race of the season at Silverstone.

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Shedden keeps championship alive with race two win

Gordon Shedden did exactly what he needed to do in race two at Silverstone, leading home team-mate Matt Neal to set up a gripping finale between the pair, while Jason Plato is now out of contention for a third BTCC title.

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Neal extends lead with race one win as Plato’s hopes slashed

Matt Neal moved closer towards a third British Touring Car Championship title with victory in race one at Silverstone, while one of his rivals Jason Plato sufferred a puncture that may have ended his title hopes.

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Neal takes crucial pole at Silverstone

Championship leader Matt Neal stole a critical pole position for the first of tomorrow’s final three races at Silverstone this afternoon with a new lap record, while his rivals Gordon Shedden and Jason Plato will start third and seventh respectively.

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The finale at Silverstone – Five in the running, but who will be champion?

After another classic season of highs and lows, the British Touring Championship of 2011 will be decided at Silverstone this weekend, and after 27 races there is only five points seperating Matt Neal, Gordon Shedden and Jason Plato in the chase for the crown.

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James Thompson to return with Motorbase at Silverstone

Double champ Thompson returns to help Jackson

Double British Touring Car champion James Thompson is to make a one-off return appearance to the series this weekend for the final 2011 round at Silverstone with Motorbase Airwaves Ford.

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Honda return the favour with a one-two in final race

Honda will go into the final three races leading the points

Matt Neal took victory in the final Touring Car race of the day at Brands Hatch to reclaim the championship lead heading into the final three races of the season, leading a Honda one-two.

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Plato takes championship lead with lights-to-flag race two win

Jason Plato sensationally turned the standings on its head by taking another comfortable win at Brands Hatch to go seven points clear at the top of the championship.

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Plato closes in with dramatic win while Honda suffer punctures

Race one at Brands Hatch produced unbelievable drama in the championship as Jason Plato closed to within only six points of the two Honda drivers with victory while his Honda rivals failed to score after both suffering punctures.

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Plato beat Vauxhalls to pole as Honda flounder at Brands Hatch

Reigning champion Jason Plato took a crucial fourth pole position of the season at Brands Hatch this afternoon ahead of the impressive Andrew Jordan, while the two Hondas could only make up the third row of the grid.

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