Warm and sunny start for BTCC at Brands Hatch

The weather forecast for this weekend's opening round of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship promises no rain, and warm temperatures of up to 20 degrees Celcius.

Last year's season opener was a cold affair with the ground frozen, and even some snow. Credit: Jakob Ebrey Photography

It's a sharp contrast to last year's season opener where the same circuit saw freezing conditions and some snow.