With this weekend’s action marking the resumption of the BTCC season, TouringCars.Net look back on an enthralling first 15 races of the campaign ahead of the series’ trip to Snetterton.
Citroën’s local superstar and WTCC leader José María López was the fastest driver in Friday testing at the Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo, beating team-mate Yvan Muller by just 0.016 seconds.
Airwaves Racing Team Manager Olly Collins has said his Motorbase team are aiming for wins in the second half of the BTCC season, after more than a year without tasting the victory champagne.
LADA’s Rob Huff says that he has used the mid-season pause in the World Touring Car Championship to ‘regroup and relax’ and that he is ‘keen’ to resume racing in Argentina this weekend.
With the World Touring Car Championship resuming after a mid-season break shortly after the half-way stage of the season, TouringCars.Net analyses the year so far.
31.07.2014 in BTCC
Andrew Jordan is adamant that consistency will be key in the remaining five rounds of the 2014 BTCC season, as he faces uncertainty about his starting grid position for Sunday’s first race.
31.07.2014 in DTM
Mercedes-Benz driver Paul di Resta admits that he is looking forward to making his first visit to the ‘old school’ Red Bull Ring in Austria for the sixth round of the 2014 DTM.
30.07.2014 in BTCC
Rob Austin was full of optimism ahead of this weekend’s British Touring Car Championship meeting at Snetterton, ahead of the second half of the season.
30.07.2014 in WTCC
Honda’s Alessandro Mariani says that his team can “tackle the upcoming races with confidence” after his team recently completed the build and first test of the sixth WTCC TC1 Civic.
29.07.2014 in BTCC
Team BMR have announced that they will contest the rest of the 2014 BTCC season with four Volkswagen Passat CC’s, with Team Principal Warren Scott and Jack Goff switching to the German cars.
29.07.2014 in WTCC
Argentine racing driver Camilo Echevarría will join Liqui Moly Team Engstler for this weekend’s round of the WTCC in Argentina, replacing Pasquale di Sabatino at the German team.
United Autosports head to Snetterton for the sixth meeting of the BTCC following a ‘successful test’ at Anglesey, which Richard Dean hopes will lead to improved qualifying performances.
29.07.2014 in DTM
Schnitzer BMW drivers Bruno Spengler and Martin Tomczyk head to Austria this weekend confident of strong results at the Red Bull Ring, as the DTM enters the second half of the season.
28.07.2014 in WTCC
WTCC regular Rob Huff was on fine form in the Silverstone Classic at the weekend, taking victory in the HSCC Super Touring Championship on his début in a 2000 Ford Mondeo.
27.07.2014 in WTCC
Citroën head to Argentina for next weekend’s eighth round of the WTCC expecting a ‘huge welcome’ in the motorsport-crazed country, with local racer José María López leading the championship.