Collard completes BMW line-up in 2016 British Touring Car Championship

West Surrey Racing has confirmed that Rob Collard will race for the team again in 2016, as it launched the new livery of the GardX JCT600 BMW 125i.

Rob Collard (right) and Sam Tordoff alongside the new livery of the BMW 125i

It is the seventeenth consecutive year that Collard will have raced in the BTCC, and his fifth with the WSR team. He'll be partnering Sam Tordoff at the Surrey-based team.

Last season Collard finished tenth in the championship standings, with three race wins, and three second places to his name.

Smiley joins Team HARD for 2016 BTCC season

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.

Clio Cup extends BTCC partnership

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.

There will be Clios on the circuit in 2016.

Credit: BTCC

Goff joins IHG Rewards Club for 2016 BTCC

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.

Jack Goff has signed.

Credit: IHG