Speedworks boss says O’Neill the best man for the job

Speedworks team boss Christian Dick says he is delighted to have Paul O’Neill on board for the next BTCC round at Croft, saying that the Widnes ace was the ideal candidate for the drive.

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Paul O’Neill to make BTCC return with Speedworks at Croft

Paul O’Neill will be back behind the wheel of of British Touring Car when the series heads to Croft next weekend, replacing Tony Hughes in the Speedworks Toyota Avensis.

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Tim Harvey takes popular Ginetta win as Freke does double

A dramatic three races at Croft last weekend for the Michelin Ginetta GT Supercup saw three different winners including a popular win for the wildcarding Tim Harvey, while Carl Breeze took over the lead in the championship for the first time.

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Robertson shows his quality for first Ginetta Junior win

Gamble (leading) won the first race while Robertson (second here) took the spoils in the second

14 year-old Charlie Robertson finally picked up his first pole position and race victory in Ginetta Juniors, while championship leader Seb Morris struggled at Croft.

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Hawksworth takes first win before Lynn secures his eighth victory

Lynn won again, while Hawksworth (white car) took his first

Jack Hawksworth made a dream start to life with his new team as he picked up his first win in Formula Renault UK 2.0 at Croft last weekend, while Alex Lynn was faultless in difficult conditions in race two.

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Double Clio win caps off perfect weekend for Allison

Matt Allison finally tasted success in the 2011 AirAsia Clio Cup UK championship with two wins at Croft last weekend, while the championship contenders were in all the wrong places at the wrong time.

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Jackson beats BMWs to take reverse grid win at Croft

Mat Jackson continued his habit in 2011 of winning the third and final race of a BTCC weekend by taking his third win of the season in the reverse grid race at Croft this afternoon.

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Runaway Neal wins again in race two

Matt Neal extended his championship lead by repeating his earlier performance at Croft this afternoon with a more comfortable victory in the second race of the day.

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Plato halts Honda dominance with first pole of 2011

Jason Plato took his first pole position of the 2011 season with a scorching lap at Croft in qualifying this afternoon to stop Honda’s run of pole positions this year.

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Classic BTCC races – Croft

Croft is the venue for this weekend’s fifth round of the 2011 British Touring Car Championship, a track that always brings out the attitude in touring car racing and has produced some classic BTCC races over the years…

2006 – Neal and Plato’s day long door-banging thriller:

The 2006 meeting at Croft provided a perfect and somewhat stereotypical British Touring Car weekend of racing. It featured two championship contenders glued together over the weekend and all drivers finding their own ways to pass people throughout Sunday, with a bit of contact being the favourite option to overtake among many.

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