Team HARD has regular points-scoring finishes in its sights this season, after signing former MINI Challenge champion Chris Smiley for the 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.
Smiley contested the Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup in Germany in 2014, before making a one-off appearance in the VAG Trophy with the Kent-based outfit at Oulton Park last October – dominating with a double victory.
Mike Bushell, the Renault UK Clio Cup Champion from 2014, is to make a shock return to the championship in 2016 for the same squad he won the title with two years ago, Team Pyro.
Bushell spent 2015 competing in Britain’s premier motor racing category, the Dunlop British Touring Car Championship.
Rob Austin has this morning has been confirmed as Handy Motorsport’s new driver for the 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season.
The Renault UK Clio Cup is today proud to confirm it will continue to race at the Dunlop British Touring Car Championship’s high-profile events through to the end of 2019 at least after signing a new minimum three-year deal with BTCC organiser TOCA.
Team IHG® Rewards Club has announced the signing of talented young driver Jack Goff for this season’s Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.
The proven race-winner has enjoyed a strong start to his relatively short BTCC career so far, with a number of podiums and a maiden victory at Snetterton last season being the outstanding highlights.
Tom Ingram has reaffirmed his commitment to independent outfit Speedworks Motorsport for the 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship, stressing that he is in ‘absolutely the right place’ and that he and the team can be ‘a force to be reckoned with’ this year.
Renowned manufacturer Subaru will enter the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship after striking a sensational three-year deal with Team BMR.