Front and rear-wheel-drive touring cars will be eligible to race in brand-new classes for both the British Endurance Championship in association with Motorsport UK and the Britcar Trophy Championship this year. The two-litre machines have been a popular choice of car in recent years however the touring car class was previously restricted to car running to TCR regulations. For 2024, a more balanced and accessible ruleset which will encompass cars built to TCR, WTCC, BTCC and NGTC specification – as well as single-make racers from the likes of Peugeot and SEAT – will be able to compete across a level playing field. That aforementioned level playing field will certified by the organisers in-house Balance of Performance (BoP), which sees all cars being required to run the Race Technology Scrutineering System (RTSS) datalogger. The cataloguer analyses vehicle performance in real-time which enables scrutineers to ensure compliancy with the regulations, and also...read more
The Britcar Trophy Championship will again run under a class structure, but with shorter races and no refuelling, open to any car whose performance does not match a GT4 or touring car. Races will each include a mandatory pitstop, allowing cars to be shared with two drivers if preferred. Trophy will share some weekends with Endurance but will also become the headline event on others. The mandated tyre is the Direzza trackday tyre, negating the extra cost of separate sets for wet and dry conditions.
The format of our weekends will stay the same: for both Endurance and Trophy categories, nearly all will be single-day events, representing an immediate saving on costs. For Endurance we will continue to offer both TV coverage and VIP Hospitality for drivers and teams at each round.
Essex & Kent Motorsport will embark on their maiden season in the Britcar Trophy Championship this year, after announce that siblings Lewis and Bradley Kent will team up to pilot a Hyundai Veloster. Having spent the past six years establishing themselves as one of...
Ryan Motorsport Insurance have renewed their partnership with Britcar for 2024 season. Founded by Ryan Mone - himself a racer - over 22 years ago, Ryan provide an exceptional level of service with competitive premiums for new and existing clients. Their team of...
The British Endurance Championship and Britcar Trophy Championship are delighted to continue their long-term partnership with the Anglo American Oil Company for the supply of Sunoco fuels, providing race-meeting trackside delivery and support, and the prestigious...