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Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt in mid-season switch

Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt in mid-season switch

Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt has mad a surprise mid-season switch to the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe.

Witt will compete in the next round of that championship this weekend at Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium.

July 26, 2021
Tarporley driver Oliphant powers to first BTCC victory of season

Tarporley driver Oliphant powers to first BTCC victory of season

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant ignited his British Touring Car Championship title challenge at Brands Hatch as he powered his way to a first win of the 2021 season.

The Team BMW driver bounced back from a frustrating start to the campaign by scoring a commanding lights-to-flag victory in race one.

June 28, 2021
Tarporley racing driver Oliphant misses out on podium at Snetterton

Tarporley racing driver Oliphant misses out on podium at Snetterton

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant saw his hopes of a podium go unrewarded at Snetterton as the British Touring Car Championship took centre stage in front of spectators.

The Team BMW driver – back behind the wheel five weeks on from a bruising curtain-raiser at Thruxton – was left to rue what might have been after being spun out of second place in the reverse grid contest.

June 16, 2021
Nantwich driver Jordan Witt secures fifth in Fanatec round two in Germany

Nantwich driver Jordan Witt secures fifth in Fanatec round two in Germany

Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt managed a fifth place best finish in his maiden visit to the Hockenheimring in Germany.

Witt was competing in round two of the 2021 Fanatec GT2 European Series, and it proved a bittersweet occasion.

May 19, 2021
Nantwich driver Jordan Witt heads for Germany race weekend

Nantwich driver Jordan Witt heads for Germany race weekend

Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt heads for Hockenheimring for races three and four of the Fanatec GT2 European Series this weekend.

It will be the endurance driver’s first ever visit to the renowned Rhine Valley track in Germany.

May 12, 2021
Tarporley racer Tom Oliphant kicks off new BTCC campaign at Thruxton

Tarporley racer Tom Oliphant kicks off new BTCC campaign at Thruxton

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant kicked off his British Touring Car Championship campaign at Thruxton with an inspiring race day comeback.

Oliphant just missed out on a podium in a pulsating reverse grid contest.

May 11, 2021
Nantwich racer Jordan Witt’s mixed fortunes at Fanatec GT2 event

Nantwich racer Jordan Witt’s mixed fortunes at Fanatec GT2 event

Nantwich GT racer Jordan Witt experienced mixed fortunes during the opening event of the inaugural Fanatec GT2 European Series at Monza in Italy.

His best result was fifth place in Pro-Am along with Toro Verde GT team-mate David Fairbrother.

April 20, 2021
Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt to compete in European series

Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt to compete in European series

Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt will return to action on the continent after confirming he will compete in the inaugural season of the new Fanatec GT2 European Series with Toro Verde GT.

April 9, 2021
Tom Oliphant

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant eyes new BTCC title bid

Tarporley-born racing driver Tom Oliphant is eyeing another tilt at the British Touring Car Championship title ahead of the new 2021 season.

Oliphant has re-signed with Team BMW for the 2021 season after a successful campaign in 2020.

February 14, 2021
Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant helps team win BTCC title

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant helps team win BTCC title

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant has brought the curtain down on his best Championship season by helping his Team BMW win the Team and Manufacturers Championship titles.

On an action-packed final day of the season at Brands Hatch, Oliphant scored a trio of points finishes to secure a career-high sixth place in the overall Drivers’ Championship.

November 16, 2020
Jordan Witt in first win at Snetterton

Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt enjoys “mega year” in GT Championship

Nantwich motor racing driver Jordan Witt has finished a “mega year” in the British GT Championship.

Witt and his racing partner Jack Mitchell concluded the season in fourth in the Silver Cup title battle at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit.

November 13, 2020
Nantwich’s Jordan Witt eyes Silverstone glory in British GT Championship

Nantwich’s Jordan Witt eyes Silverstone glory in British GT Championship

British GT Championship race winner Jordan Witt heads to Silverstone this weekend for the grand finale of the 2020 season.

And the Nantwich driver is determined to give his all in his bid for the coveted Silver Cup title.

November 5, 2020
Tarporley racing driver Oliphant out of luck at Snetterton meeting

Tarporley racing driver Oliphant out of luck at Snetterton meeting

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant found himself in the wars and out of luck at Snetterton in a British Touring Car Championship meeting to forget.

He had hoped to close the gap on the top five but found himself on the receiving end of collisions in each race, scuppering his chances of a top result.

October 28, 2020