The eBay Motors BMWs of Colin Turkington and Rob Collard set the fastest times in the first practice session for this weekend’s Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship races at Knockhill in Scotland.
Turkington, the current championship leader, lapped the 1.7 mile circuit near Dunfermline in a time of 51.870 seconds, four tenths ahead of team-mate Collard.
Jason Plato, in the MG, was third fastest, a further 0.1 seconds back. It was a close session with the top thirteen cars separated by a second.
Of the local drivers, Gordon Shedden was fastest, fourth overall. Glynn Geddie was thirteenth, Dave newsham 22nd and Aiden Moffat 23rd.
Two British Touring Car Championship drivers completed today's London Marathon, raising money for charity as well as demonstrating the fitness required to be a racing driver.
eBay Motors' Rob Collard took part in yesterday's Reading half marathon and completed the 13 mile course in 1 hour 50.
Ricky Collard, the son of BTCC veteran Rob Collard has announced he will be racing in the Dunlop MSA Formula Ford Championship this season, for Falcon Motorsport.