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We fought and fought but it didn’t go our way at Donington

Árón Smith was literally on fire in races two and three, charg

Fresh off the back of a double podium start to his 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship campaign, Irishman Árón Smith was confident coming to the Leicestershire circuit, known to be a favourite for the Team BMR Volkswagens. An on-form Smith approached Saturday afternoon’s qualifying confident that he could find that extra pace required to eclipse team mate Plato

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BTCC Champion trio delivers at Donington Park

BTCC Crop

The three most successful drivers in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship field took a win apiece in a thrilling triple-header at Donington Park on Sunday (19 April). With seven drivers’ championships between them it was the class of Jason Plato, Colin Turkington and Matt Neal that rose to the surface on a brilliant day of racing in Leicestershire.

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Two Podiums in one weekend for Griffin

Motorsport.ie Matt Griffin

GT ace, Matt Griffin, had an extremely successful start to his championship season this weekend, coming home with two trophies from two different championships, held two different countries. The hectic weekend started with the first round of the European Le Mans Series Championship at Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire. Griffin, with teammates Duncan Cameron and Aaron Scott were racing the number 55,

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BTCC to deliver top class action at Donington Park this weekend!

Árón Smith leads the way for Team BMR after a pair of podiums

The Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship rumbles into Leicestershire’s Donington Park next weekend (18/19 April), with the 2015 season shaping up to be one of the most fiercely disputed in the series’ illustrious history. Triple champion and West Midlands star Matt Neal declared this year’s championship ‘wide open’ after the 30-race campaign kicked off with three exciting and unpredictable

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Podium and Lap Record for Jake Byrne at Silverstone

Jake Byrne Silverstone 2 Bourne

Kildare’s Jake Byrne scored a pair of impressive podium finishes in the first two rounds of the UK BRSCC Formula Ford 1600 Championship in Silverstone last weekend. Driving his Ray GR13, Jake was immediately on the pace, despite not having driven on the circuit before. In Saturday’s test he was 3rd overall, just a few tenths off the fastest time. In official qualifying, Jake

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