Ian Harrison

MG commits to BTCC return... but without Plato

MG confirmed this week that it plans to return to the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship in 2015 with the MG6 GT and continue the successful partnership with Triple Eight Race Engineering that saw MG lift the manufacturer’s championship in 2014.

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However the marque will do it with two new drivers after Sam Tordoff signed for West Surrey Racing, and two-time former champion Jason Plato also moving to another team.