Australian Volvo gains pole position first time out
The ex-Jim Richards 1998 Australian Super Touring Championship Volvo S40 raced to an impressive pole position spot in the hands of experienced Historic racer Michael Lyons for the first race of the weekend.
Lyons impressed in the Volvo that has recently been rebuilt and delivered to its new owner, Kiwi Lindsay O’Donnell. Lindsay driving his ex-Tony Longhurst BMW 318 from the 1993 Australian Super Touring Championship was over the moon with the result even though he wasn’t driving the car!
here's our entry for this weekend at Brands Hatch
1, Stewart Whyte, 2000 Honda Accord
6, Paul Smith, 1997 BMW 320i
8, Darren Fielding, 1993 BMW 318i
9, Jason Minshaw, 1998 Volvo S40
12, Patrick Watts, 1998 Peugeot 406
15, Craig Davies, 1988 Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500
17, Mark Smith, 1989 BMW M3
25, Lindsay O'Donnell, 1993 BMW 318i
31, Scott O'Donnell, 1994 Ford Mondeo
36, Keith Butcher, 1995 Audi quattro
37, Simon Garrad, 1998 Opel Vectra
See the Full List here
Tony Longhurst to drive his BMW 318i Super Tourer at Silverstone Classic
Well, we've got a few interesting things to tell you about of the coming week's, I think we'll start with a bit of a coups d'état for us at SuperTCC.......
The Silverstone Classic this year will feature none other than 1988 Bathurst 1000 winner Tony Longhurst driving his original Benson & Hedges 1994 BMW 318i Super Tourer!
The car, now owned by experienced Kiwi driver Lindsay....
New livery for Audi A4 Quattro in 2016
Supporters of the HSCC Super Touring Car Challenge may have noticed a new livery on one of our regular competitors Audi A4 Quattro for the 2016 season.
Regular racer Keith Butcher has refurbished the car to represent the car that Frank Biela raced in the 1995 German ADAC SuperTourenWagen Cup.
The Audi will see more track time this season after its one-off appearance at the Donington Historic Festival in 2015.