Cole disappointed at Motorbase withdrawl

BTCC driver James Cole has tweeted of his sadness at missing the start of the new season, after the Motorbase team announced this afternoon it was taking a sabbatical.

Motorbase switches to Ecoboost

Motorbase Performance Team Principal David Bartrum has announced that the squad’s Ford Focus ST next generation touring cars will benefit from Ford EcoBoost engines for the 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship campaign.

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Starting with a standard Ford 2-litre EcoBoost engine; development work has been carried out during the closed season by mountune to ensure that the engine meets NGTC specifications, with technical partners Samco Sport, Pro Alloy and Speciality Fasteners all providing crucial background assistance throughout the process.