Jeff Smith

Smith on top in Thruxton BTCC test

Eurotech Racing’s Jeff Smith lapped fastest in this afternoon’s Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship test session from Thruxton, completing a double on the day after his timesheet topper set during this morning’s running.

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Smith was joined by three more Honda Civic Type Rs in the top four in Gordon Shedden, Jack Goff and Matt Neal. That quartet also lapped well inside Tom Ingram’s qualifying lap record set last year around the Hampshire circuit.

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Eurotech expands for 2016

Midlands-based Eurotech Racing has confirmed it will upgrade to the new Honda Civic Type R for the 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.

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Team Principal Jeff Smith has announced the team also intends to run a third Honda Civic Type R next season, with all three cars running the latest NGTC specification chassis parts from RML. The first car is already underway and will be out of production in the next few weeks, with the other two cars arriving before Christmas.

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Jeff Smith returns to BTCC

Jeff Smith is to return to the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship in 2015, after taking a year out this year to concentrate on his business commitments.

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The 48 year old was a regular top-six finisher alongside Andrew Jordan in 2013, and has rejoined the Eurotech team for next season, as not only a driver but also a shareholder.