Honda’s Matt Neal leaves Brands Hatch atop BTCC points
Matt Neal Honda heads the ranking points after Brands Hatch
Tom Ingram, Gordon Shedden as well as Adam Morgan race claim victories, nevertheless an advocate of experienced Neil gathered the largest number of points inside the path of Kent as well as calculated
Honda Civic Matt Neal left Brands Hatch driver inside the top of the Dunlop MSA British touring Car Championship indicates the standings after three dramatic races.
Neal, the 2005 champion as well as 2006 as well as 2011, have not won any of the three races at the Kent circuit, nevertheless he was the most consistent finishing inside the book HALFORDS Yuasa Honda race, claiming third, second as well as fifth to collect 43 points.
inside the changing circumstances on Saturday rising star Tom Ingram planted him Toyota Avensis first place, I turned in a masterful performance inside the opening race on Sunday, leading through start to finish for his first Dunlop MSA BTCC win the race.
Despite the presence of the frenetic action of further decline in demand, even in front confronted the man Speedworks Motorsport calm off the title of champion Gordon Shedden third set as well as Neil, maintaining his advantage, although the mid-race safety car allowed his rivals to close.
as well as Subaru Levorg Colin Turkington was inside the wars early on, as which was BMW 125i M Sport Sam Tordoff after contact with his West Surrey Racing team-mate Rob Collard. Motorbase duo Matt Jackson as well as Andrew Jordan went side by side over the line inside the third lap, avoid tight to each various other in their Ford focus , nevertheless the big moment came later on the same lap.
Hunter Abbott lost power maxed race for control of the term through Surtees, as well as Alex Martin spun wildly while trying to avoid contact with Chevrolet in front of him. Although the driver Dijkstra race succeeded in This specific regard, he went for which hit the yellow machine for heavy contact with the wall.
followed by a short intervention of the safety car, which ultimately led to the dramas for a certain period the BTCC race winners. Adam Morgan was the first car to be adjusted down arrangement, as WIX Racing Category A dropped him to ninth place.
InterContinental Hotels Group team bonuses Jack Goff was the next club to fall foul of the chasing pack also attacked Ashley Sutton MG 6 for a fifth. I left a failed attempt Goff BMW is actually working on a large scale inside the ring Hill Bend, as well as he found himself out inside the tenth of the end of the race.
BTCC newcomer Sutton got the better of him MG teammate Josh Cook to fourth place at the head of cabbage took six, while end Aaron Smith brought his Volkswagen CC home in seventh place.
Jackson finised at the end of the eighth day before fading Morgan Goff, while the second Motorbase Ford through Jordan to settle Lal 11.
was a tough introduction to the BTCC Subaru also got Colin Turkington trapped inside the accident, which occurred inside the early running as well as coach Warren Scott was unable to start writing Levorg. Both Jason Plato as well as James Cole arrived inside the end, despite the fact which some way down the order as uniforms run BMR- team continues to develop the Quartet of Levorgs in race conditions.
Ingram – a Toyota today carrying the full 75KG of success ballast thanks to his one race – Championships started out the second race through pole position as well as although he drove away when the lights went out, as well as he was soon under pressure through the rapidly starting through the BMW of cabbage.
inside the ring as well as attacked Hill Bend at the start of the last lap two, as well as the pair made contact. The conflict has continued to climb to the Druids hairpin, contact with more severe cabbage monument to spin glowed as well as broke the right rear suspension of the Avensis Ingram, as well as forced to retire after a tour of the lap.
Shedden inherited as well as Neil first as well as second positions, respectively, in Honda cars as well as to never look back. Turning attention to the fierce scrap for the final podium position.
Aaron Smith had already hauled VW him through seventh to fourth place, nevertheless the Irishman was determined to get to the podium. He said he made his decision on the MG Cook inside the sixth lap as well as was then able to pull away through a bunch of cars behind.
Ford Focus Andrew Jordan came on top of which particular battle as well as finished fourth after quarreling with MG Cook. The move also helped in Jordan teammate Matt Jackson, who dropped through fifth place, while Sutton was busy regain his composure.
Jackson alive panic late when spilled fluid inside the Graham Hill Bend as well as was one of many drivers to slide off the track.
behind Sutton, held Goff to seventh place, ahead of Mercedes Adam Morgan, while Sam Tordoff took over inside the ninth session of admiration. Yorkshire had to respond after the inaugural race frustrating when contact with cabbage sent him collapsing system. Starting through the 16th inside the second race, Tordoff made a strong progress across the end to end by Jeff Smith, with rounding the last of the top ten.
as well as the worsening of joy Tordoff more after the race when finishing position was selected at random to him inside the clouds reverse network, This specific means JCT600 team with GardX car started out the race through pole position three.
Tordoff converted pole position inside the lead at the start of race three, have chased by Mercedes Morgan.
behind two crossings through Jordan as well as Jackson had made contact, whether veer through the circuit before regaining control, although Jordan dropped several places as he did so. While which can be sustained, however, which became clear which Jackson has picked up a puncture as well as was forced out of contention.
even inside the front, as well as BMW Tordoff in shadowed closely Mercedes Morgan, which hastened a very soft Dunlop tire compound inside the early laps of the race, as well as enabled him to sneak into the lead inside the long down to the ring Hill Bend.
he can not pull too far, however, Tordoff as well as soon joined by fellow BMW driver cavity inside the pursuit of the leader.
BMW appeared to be waiting for Mercedes with front wheel drive Morgan to wear out the tires, nevertheless even though they were able to close inside the past two years rolls, as well as Morgan is actually able to more than match the pace of which.
Neil fourth for a lot of the race, nevertheless could not hold the position because Jordan is actually recovering Jr. (Ford Focus) alongside him they crossed the finish line. I got Jordan approval by just 0.037s as cabbage WSR looked behind sixth place was
champions Shedden disappointing race end: his ballast-laden Civic Type R was fading already bottom of the standings before the hole was sent off as well as into retirement inside the ring Hill Bend.
Jeff Smith went along with Aaron Smith as well as took the seventh of just 0.003s. which took Aiden Moffat Laser Tools race in ninth, while Ashley Sutton recovered to take tenth despite the involvement of the starting line as well as drop way down the rankings.
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