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29/05/2015: Von Ryan Racing add Vannelet and Quaife-Hobbs for Silverstone 500

 

Two new faces will be on the Avon Tyres British GT Championship grid at Silverstone this weekend following Von Ryan Racing’s decision to draft Gilles Vannelet and Adrian Quaife-Hobbs into its #12 McLaren 650S GT3.

26/05/2015: Silverstone 500 Preview | GT3

 

The Avon Tyres British GT Championship touches down at Silverstone this weekend (May 30/31) for its annual blue riband three-hour endurance race. With both classes’ title battles finely poised, points-and-a-half on offer, and additional entries set to spice up the action, there’s every chance the former bomber base will deliver a knockout spectacle.

26/05/2015: Silverstone 500 Preview | GT4

 

The Avon Tyres British GT Championship touches down at Silverstone this weekend (May 30/31) for its annual blue riband three-hour endurance race. With both classes’ title battles finely poised, points-and-a-half on offer, and additional entries set to spice up the action, there’s every chance the former bomber base will deliver a knockout spectacle.

21/05/2015: British GT fans invited to #GetOnTrack at Silverstone in aid of BEN

 

All Avon Tyres British GT Championship fans attending round four at Silverstone on May 30 are encouraged to pack their trainers (or bicycle) for a unique opportunity to walk, run or cycle the Home of British Motorsport as part of BEN’s #GetOnTrack initiative.

08/05/2015: TORA launches virtual Avon Tyres British GT Championship

 

The Online Racing Association will add a new flagship series to its virtual motorsport roster later this year following the creation of the TORA Avon Tyres British GT Championship.

05/05/2015: Perfect Rockingham weekend gives Sims Sunoco Whelen Challenge lead

 

A perfect score for race victory, fastest lap and pole position at Rockingham has helped Alexander Sims leapfrog not only his Avon Tyres British GT Championship rivals but also all those from other series contesting the 2015 Sunoco Whelen Challenge.

03/05/2015: Chadwick/Gunn unstoppable as Astons sweep GT4 at Rockingham

 

Teenage pairing Jamie Chadwick and Ross Gunn put in a measured and mature drive during Sunday’s two-hour Avon Tyres British GT Championship encounter at Rockingham to claim a well-deserved GT4 class win.

03/05/2015: Attard/Sims emerge victorious from action-packed Rockingham encounter

 

Reigning Avon Tyres British GT champions Ecurie Ecosse were in imperious form during the series’ trip to Rockingham. The Barwell Motorsport-run BMW Z4 GT3 of Marco Attard and Alexander Sims secured victory in an action-packed two-hour race at the Northamptonshire venue, with both drivers making on-track passes for the lead during the live televised event.

02/05/2015: Reigning champions surge to GT3 pole at Rockingham

 

Marco Attard and Alexander Sims emerged on top from a hard-fought Avon Tyres British GT Championship qualifying session at Rockingham, ensuring the Barwell Motorsport-run Ecurie Ecosse BMW Z4 GT3 pole position for tomorrow's televised two-hour race.

02/05/2015: Youngsters take commanding GT4 pole at Rockingham

 

The youngest pairing on the Avon Tyres British GT Championship grid took a commanding GT4 class pole position for Sunday’s two-hour race at Rockingham thanks to sterling efforts from 16-year-old Jamie Chadwick and her team-mate Ross Gunn - a relative veteran at 18.

02/05/2015: Second practice at Rockingham too close to call

 

It was advantage Aston Martin in second practice for this weekend’s Avon Tyres British GT Championship race at Rockingham with the marque’s cars snatching the top two spots in both GT3 and GT4.

02/05/2015: British GT and GPRM set to support BEN's #GetOnTrack initiative

 

UK automotive industry charity, BEN, will receive support from the Avon Tyres British GT Championship this season following the launch of GPRM’s all-new partnership at Rockingham earlier today. 

02/05/2015: Tandy and Simpson lead opening practice for Team LNT at Rockingham

 

Team LNT pairing Steve Tandy and Mike Simpson laid down an early marker for this weekend’s Avon Tyres British GT Championship event at Rockingham by topping opening practice, while Silver Cup duo Richard Williams and Stefan Hodgetts drew first blood in the GT4 class.

27/04/2015: Rockingham Preview | GT3

 

A month on from its mouth-watering season opener at Oulton Park, the Avon Tyres British GT Championship fires up for round three at Rockingham this weekend (May 2/3) where a clearer picture of the 2015 title battle should emerge.

27/04/2015: Rockingham Preview | GT4

 

A month on from its mouth-watering season opener at Oulton Park, the Avon Tyres British GT Championship fires up for round three at Rockingham this weekend (May 2/3) where a clearer picture of the 2015 title battle should emerge.

24/04/2015: Claire Cottingham named 2015 Motors TV’s Got Talent winner

 

Claire Cottingham will join the Avon Tyres British GT Championship’s presenting line-up this season after seeing off hundreds of hopefuls who entered 2015’s Motors TV’s Got Talent competition.

21/04/2015: British GT set to Rock Corby town centre!

 

The Avon Tyres British GT Championship comes to the heart of Corby this Saturday (April 25) when a selection of its sportscars and those from across its support series will congregate in the Northamptonshire town’s centre.

21/04/2015: Hill set for British GT4 bow with AmDTuning.com Porsche

 

Jake Hill will make his Avon Tyres British GT Championship debut at Rockingham on May 2/3 after being drafted into the AmDTuning.com line-up alongside Graham Coomes for the remainder of 2015.

09/04/2015: Sunoco Challenge kicks off at Oulton

 

Last weekend saw over 70 more drivers sign up to both Sunoco Challenges during the Avon Tyres British GT Championship season opener at Oulton Park.

06/04/2015: Penalty can’t deny Howard/Adam Aston race two victory at Oulton

 

Andrew Howard and Jonny Adam bounced back from an unfortunate retirement in race one to claim victory in the second hour-long Avon Tyres British GT Championship encounter at Oulton Park this afternoon, while Oz Yusuf and Gavan Kershaw claimed a comfortable GT4 class win.

06/04/2015: Clarification: Griffin/Butcher promoted to Oulton race one winners

 

Following a successful appeal by Oman Racing Team, Liam Griffin and Rory Butcher have been promoted to winners of today’s opening Avon Tyres British GT Championship race at Oulton Park.

06/04/2015: Eastwood/Carroll win breathless British GT opener at Oulton

 

Gary Eastwood and Adam Carroll’s FF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia emerged victorious from an action-packed first Avon Tyres British GT Championship round of the season at Oulton Park today after holding off the advances of both Oman Racing Team and Triple Eight Racing.

04/04/2015: Griffin, Adam, Yusuf and Davenport secure British GT poles at Oulton

 

Oman Racing Team’s Liam Griffin and Beechdean AMR’s Jonny Adam secured overall pole positions for Monday’s season opening Avon Tyres British GT Championship double-header at Oulton Park this afternoon following two action-packed GT3 qualifying sessions.

04/04/2015: Barwell, Keen and Minshaw still on top in FP2

 

Team Russia by Barwell Racing with Demon Tweeks once again proved the squad to beat ahead of this afternoon’s Avon Tyres British GT Championship qualifying session after pacing second practice at Oulton Park.

04/04/2015: Minshaw, Keen and Barwell boss opening Oulton practice

 

Team Russia by Barwell Racing with Demon Tweeks drivers Jon Minshaw and Phil Keen drew first blood in this morning’s opening practice session at Oulton Park where the 2015 Avon Tyres British GT Championship campaign began in earnest, while the GT4 class was headed by Oz Yusuf’s ISSY Racing Lotus Evora.

02/04/2015: Signed Sunoco Winners Flag up for grabs after every British GT round!

 

Avon Tyres British GT Championship social media followers will be able to win a very special prize following each round this season: the one-of-a-kind Sunoco Winners Flag signed by that weekend’s GT3 and GT4 race winners.

02/04/2015: Home is where the Park is

 

Tom Oliphant grew up watching and working at Oulton Park. Now the local lad’s preparing to make his GT3 debut there.

01/04/2015: Berry set for Great British GT Race Off

 

There will be a surprise addition to this weekend’s Avon Tyres British GT Championship entry at Oulton Park following confirmation that celebrity TV cook Mary Berry is to make her sportscar racing debut.