Jason Plato took a second win at Donington Park to extend his championship lead over Fabrizio Giovanardi. The Italian now trail the Seat driver by 25 points in the championship.
Jason Plato flattened the opposition in a second wet race at Donington Park, leading home race one winner Gordon Sheddon and Fabrizio Giovanardi. Plato’s fifth win means he has eked out a slightly larger lead in the championship.
Mat Jackson capitalised on a first-lap crash and his BMW’s superior traction to take his first ever BTCC victory. The family run Jackson team held off the works Seats of Jason Plato and Darren Turner. Race one winner Gordon Shedden was fourth ahead of ;pole sitter Adam Jones in a fine showing for the Team … Continue reading BTCC Oulton 3: Mat Jackson takes first win
Michael Ammermuller’s injured wrist rules him out of GP2 action at Spain this weekend. Fellow Red Bull driver development pilot Mikhail Aleshin will take Ammermuller’s place in the ART team at the Circuit de Catalunya. Russian Aleshin currently lies fourth in the World Series by Renault championship, in his second year in the series. He … Continue reading GP2: Aleshin subs for Ammermuller
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The injury-hit Audi squad has drafted in two old hands to replace the drivers injured in the frightening first-lap crash at Hockenheim. 1991 DTM champion Frank Biela will deputise for the injured Tom Kristensen is his 2007-spec car. Kristensen was originally expecting to race and indeed his pre-race PR quotes had been issued by the … Continue reading DTM: Werner and Biela in at Audi