Gordon Shedden may be making another strong title challenge this season, but he won't be the only driver racing on home soil at Knockhill this weekend. We take a look at the season so far of three Scottish drivers in the Independents category.
On pole position 12 months ago at Knockhill, Rob Austin believes the Fife circuit’s qualifying session for this Sunday’s three British Touring Car races will be “the craziest of all time” with 30-plus drivers all hunting a clear flying lap around the venue’s rollercoaster-like track lay-out.
BTCC Series Director Alan Gow has unveiled the championship's race calendar for next season, which once again visits nine of the UK's best circuits.
The calendar is similar to the 2013 calendar with June's visit to Oulton Park in Cheshire using the Island layout rather than the Shell layout used this season. That change came after criticism that the longer circuit formation produced dull races with drivers unable to overtake.
Three-time race-winner Aron Smith will remain with Team BMR for the 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship after penning a deal to race with the fledgling squad for at least another season.
Jason Plato scored a fantastic double victory at Snetterton to reignite his 2014 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship challenge while eBay Motors’ Colin Turkington extended his advantage over Gordon Shedden at the top of the standings.