April 20, 2014 by Leo Nulty
The MG duo lead the fast starting Turkington with Smith already under attack in fifth.
Jason Plato took a lights-to-flag victory in race one at Donington Park after fending off race long pressure from his MG KX Clubcard Fuel Save team-mate Sam Tordoff. Reigning champion Andrew Jordan battled from seventh on the grid to claim the final place on the podium. Plato made a solid getaway and defended into Redgate from the fast-starting BMW... [Read more...]
April 3, 2014 by P1 Digital
Despite a few setbacks, Smith remains confident heading to Donington. Photo from Network Images.
Despite the results sheets showing a different outlook, Árón Smith left the opening round of the 2014 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship full of confidence in his new car and praise for his new team, BMR. Saturday’s free practice sessions showed early signs that Warren Scott’s team, under the Engineering guidance of Geoff Kingston, had... [Read more...]
March 31, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Colin Turkington drove superbly all weekend to end up third in the standings, 4 points off leader Jordan
Pirtek Racing’s Andrew Jordan enjoyed a stellar start to his title defence after scoring lights-to-flag victories in the opening two rounds of the 2014 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship at Brands Hatch. The reigning champion didn’t have it all his own way, however, as the eBay Motors BMW of Colin Turkington took the honours in the final... [Read more...]
March 27, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Horizon Watches are Aron Smiths latest partner for his 2014 campaign.
As the excitement builds ahead of the opening weekend in the 2014 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship, Árón Smith is delighted to welcome his newest partner for the 2014 season, Horizon Watches. Launched in 2012 by five sports keen brothers from Scotland, Horizon Watches wanted to achieve something a little different with their products that... [Read more...]
March 26, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Aron and his BMR Passat CC- can this combination spring a few surprises in 2014?
Well, we’ll all be stuck to ITV4 this weekend as the 2014 BTCC series kicks off at Brands Hatch. The big news, at least for Irish fans, is that Aron Smith has made some pretty comprehensive changes for this season. Having left Motorbase after two successful seasons, Aron has teamed up with Team BMR for 2014. Team Who? Exactly! Team BMR joined... [Read more...]
March 19, 2014 by P1 Digital
Árón Smith with his new Chrome Edition Restart Racing Volkswagen Passat CC.
Team BMR who will be racing in 2014 as Chrome Edition Restart Racing and Árón Smith launched their 2014 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship campaign at the official Media Day yesterday in Donington Park. Unveiling the team’s striking new chrome livery for 2014 featuring their new title partner Chrome Edition, an all new range of top quality... [Read more...]
March 7, 2014 by P1 Digital
Smith will get to drive his 2014 Passat during a three day test next week.
Having announced his return to the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship for 2014 with Team BMR alongside team owner Warren Scott and returning two time BTCC champion Alain Menu, Árón Smith is delighted to welcome the UK and Ireland’s leading online e-Tailer in Car Parts & Accessories, MicksGarage.com as his newest partner for the 2014... [Read more...]
BREAKING NEWS- Airwaves Racing confirms two-time BTCC champion Fabrizio Giovanardi for 2014 campaign
February 4, 2014 by BTCC
Another legend joins the 2014 BTCC grid as Airwaves Racing sign double champion Fabrizio Giovanardi
Airwaves Racing has ignited its most ambitious Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship programme to date by revealing multiple touring car champion and BTCC legend Fabrizio Giovanardi as the Motorbase Performance-run squad’s new signing for the 2014 season. Team Principal David Bartrum chose to officially unveil the news during a one-off special... [Read more...]
January 27, 2014 by P1 Digital
Árón Smith joins team owner Warren Scott and Double BTCC Champion Alain Menu at Team BMR for 2014
Árón Smith is set to begin a new chapter in his British Touring Car Championship career making the move to Team BMR for the 2014 season. Run by newcomer to the championship in 2013 Warren Scott, Smith will be joined by Double British Touring Car Champion Alain Menu for the team’s first full season running more than one car in the championship. Team... [Read more...]
November 20, 2013 by Tony Gregory
Smiley impressed the Triple Eight team with his run in Jason Plato's MG6
Last week Carrickfergus racing driver Chris Smiley followed-up his maiden saloon car title by going testing with British Touring Car squad Triple Eight at Silverstone race circuit. The 21 year old won the opportunity to drive one of Triple Eight MG6’s after taking nine victories in the JCW Cup (John Cooper Works) Class which is runs within the Mini... [Read more...]