BTCC race winner Senna Proctor will race for ExcelR8 Motorsport this season, in one of two brand new Hyundai i30 Fastback Ns
It's the first time the Korean manufacturer has taken part in the championship.
The 2020 Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship will see Ciceley Motorsport field an unchanged driver line-up, as Adam Morgan and Daniel Rowbottom remain with the Lancashire-based team for its upcoming BTCC campaign.
Morgan, a seven-time race winner in the BTCC, has been with his family-run squad since 2013 and took his maiden victory in the series one year later at Brands Hatch.
Former British GT Champion James Gornall is to make his British Touring Car Championship debut this season, joining Bobby Thompson at TPC Racing.
The 35-year-old from Bedford is a former British kart champion, who won the BARC Formula Renault title in his first season racing cars in 2003. Taking a break from full time racing, he studied at Oxford Brookes University where he won the British University karting title two years in a row.
Sam Osborne is switching to the AmD Tuning team for his second season the the British Touring Car Championship, it was announced today.
Having previously raced in the MINI Challenge and the Renault Clio Cup UK, Sam made his touring car debut in last year after securing a late deal to join Excelr8 Motorsport at the wheel of an MG6 GT, scoring his first points at Snetterton.
BTC Racing and Josh Cook will carry their successful partnership into a second season, as the Brackley-based outfit sets its sights on the 2020 Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship title.
The five-time race winner enjoyed the most successful BTCC season of his career in the squad’s Honda Civic Type R (FK8) last year, taking three race outright wins and four podiums on his way to claiming 4th in the overall standings and 2nd in the Independent standings.
Having penned a late deal to pilot the brand-new Type R just weeks before the start of the 2019 season, the 28-year-old claimed a stunning victory in the opening race at Brands Hatch to mark the #66 machine’s debut, following up with a podium finish at Donington Park just three weeks later.
Mark Blundell has announced his retirement from racing, after a swansong season in the British Touring Car Championship.
The former Le Mans winner, who also took part in 61 Formula One Grands Prix, made the announcement on his Instagram page earlier today.
Trade Price Cars Racing has announced the signing of rising star Bobby Thompson for the 2020 Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship season.
The 23-year-old from Hornchurch is the first driver confirmed with the team for what will be its second season in Britain’s premier racing series, with the second part of a new and exciting driver line-up to be announced in due course.
Following the news that AmD Tuning would be utilising an entirely new driver line-up for their 2020 campaign, it has today been announced that Knockhill race winner Jake Hill will be wielding the Honda Civic Type R with the Essex-based squad, as the 2019 Kwik Fit British Touring Car Independent Teams’ and Drivers’ Champions look to defend their title.
The 25-year-old joins the team fresh off the back of his most successful campaign to date, having impressed last season in Trade Price Cars Racing’s Audi S3. Hill claimed his maiden race victory at Knockhill as well as scoring points at all ten meetings, resulting in his fourth-place finish in the Independent Drivers’ category.