Tag Archives: British Truck Racing Championship

British Truck Racing Championship – Smith’s Easter extravaganza

The 2018 truck racing season got off to a spectacular – if soggy – start at Brands Hatch in Kent over the Easter weekend, with some familiar names at the top of the standings. Ryan Smith (MAN No.1) was on top form for the bruising opening round of the 2018 BTRA British Truck Racing Championship with the reigning champion turning …

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Provisional 2018 British Truck Racing Championship schedule released

The provisional calendar for the 2018 British Truck Racing Championship (BTRC) has been released, with 8 rounds scheduled again. In addition to the 8 rounds, there will also be a passenger driving event at Lydden Hill, which was successful in 2017. After a season of fierce competition, MAN driver Ryan Smith retained his Division 1 Championship title in 2017, while …

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British Truck Racing Championship – Smith takes title in style

For the final event of the 2017 BTRA British Truck Racing Championship the trucks descended on Brands Hatch in Kent, where there were plenty of fireworks on – and off – the track. It didn’t take Ryan Smith long to destroy the opposition in the final event of the season. The reigning champion arrived at Brands Hatch with one hand …

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British Truck Racing Championship Round 6 review – Advantage Smith

Championship leader takes three podiums at a stormy Snetterton to strengthen his position as his rivals slip up. Ryan Smith extended his lead at the top of the BTRA British Truck Racing Championship standings to 43 points – collecting one win and two third places at the wet and disrupted Snetterton event (September 9/10). But while Smith was piling up …

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Brits get a French lesson at Donington

Three weeks after the massive Nurburgring event, round five of the British Truck Racing Championship at Donington Park on 22-23 July was in many ways similar to the German one: big crowds, industry support, huge show truck displays… and a whole lot of rain! On the track the racing was fast and furious – with Frenchman Anthony Janiec making an …

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Eight racing championships to compete on the track at Convoy in the Park

There will be racing from eight different championships at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on 22-23 July – all promising close racing throughout the race. The British Truck Racing Championship (BTRC) forms the centerpiece of the on-track action, with 9 races across the two divisions over the course of the weekend. In-between the truck racing action there will …

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Smith masters the rain at Nurburgring 

Ryan Smith extended his lead in the 2017 BTRA British Truck Racing Championship with three strong performances at the Nurburgring event in Germany (30 June/1-2 July). When the series returns to home soil at Donington Park on 22-23 July, Smith will be defending a 13-point advantage at the top of the Division One standings over his nearest rival, fellow MAN …

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Racing timetable announced for Convoy in the Park

Two days of racing have been announced for Convoy in the Park, including nine British Truck Racing Championship (BTRC) races and a full line-up of support races at Donington Park on July 22-23. There will be 27 races in all across the two days, preceded by seven qualifying sessions – one each for the two divisions of the BTRC and …

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