Newsham causes a stir by topping media day test

A packed provisional entry list for the 2012 British Touring Car Championship turned up for the pre-season media day at Silverstone, and there was a surprise in store when Dave Newsham set the pace in the afternoon test for ES Racing.

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Solid performance from Watson on debut Junior weekend

Northern Irishman Andrew Watson’s first weekend in the BTCC-supporting Ginetta Junior championship at Silverstone went as well as he could hope for, picking up an impressive sixth place in the final race in his bid to earn a full-time drive next season.

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Murray wins again at Silverstone as Fielding takes first success

The final two races of the 2011 Ginetta Junior championship brought a thrilling and fitting end to a great season, with Sennan Fielding taking his first win and Ireland’s Niall Murray securing his second of the season.

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Tandy is dominant as Sutton claims second Porsche Carrera GB title

Motorbase and Nick Tandy were unbeatable at the season finale of the 2011 Porsche Carrera Cup GB at Silverstone, but the story was that James Sutton overturned his team-mate Michael Meadows in the championship for his second series crown.

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Morgan snatches title in gripping Ginetta GT Supercup finale

A double win for Tom Sharp was overshadowed by the fight for the 2011 Ginetta GT Supercup title at Silverstone, with Adam Morgan grabbing the title and a BTCC prize drive after a great battle with Carl Breeze.

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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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