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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
Tarporley racing driver Oliphant targets top five with two races left

Tarporley racing driver Oliphant targets top five with two races left

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant believes hopes of finishing in the top five of the BTCC Championship is “very much alive”.

Oliphant has just races left in the British Touring Car Championships after picking up valuable points at Croft last weekend.

October 15, 2020
Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt “ecstatic” with first British GT win

Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt “ecstatic” with first British GT win

Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt said he was “absolutely ecstatic” after winning his first overall British GT triumph with a stunning drive at Snetterton.

He produced a remarkable opening lap in the 60-minute race to surge from third on the grid into the race lead – one he and team-mate Jack Mitchell would never relinquish.

October 8, 2020
British GT 2020 - Round 3 - Brands Hatch, UK
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Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt gears up for Snetterton weekend

Silver Cup challenger Jordan Witt aims to keep his 2020 title ambitions on track in the penultimate event of the British GT Championship season at Snetterton this weekend.

Nantwich man Witt is fourth in the class standings ahead of the two one-hour races at the Norfolk track.

October 2, 2020
Tarporley racing driver Oliphant heads to Silverstone in sixth place

Tarporley racing driver Oliphant heads to Silverstone in sixth place

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant heads to Silverstone this weekend after a fine showing at Thruxton which as left him in sixth place in the BTCC Championship.

Oliphant was rewarded with a trio of top eight finishes, banking him a solid haul of points.

September 24, 2020
Nantwich racing driver Witt secures fourth Silver Cup podium

Nantwich racing driver Witt secures fourth Silver Cup podium

Nantwich’s British GT Championship driver Jordan Witt enjoyed more Donington Park success with his fourth Silver Cup podium finish of the year in round six.

Witt overcame a tricky qualifying session in impressive style, starting 11th overall after sustaining a luckless tyre blow-out in the grid-determining run.

September 21, 2020
Jordan Witt racing in GT Championship

Nantwich driver Witt looks for second Donington Park success

Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt returns to Donington Park this weekend seeking more British GT Championship success.

Donington was the scene of Witt’s maiden Silver Cup victory and first outright podium in the series last month.

September 17, 2020