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Nantwich racing driver Witt returns to British GT Championship

British GT Championship race winner Jordan Witt will make a surprise return for this month’s season finale at Donington Park.

Nantwich-based Witt has joined Tolman Motorsport as team-mate to Ian Stinton.

October 9, 2021
Tarporley racing driver Oliphant storms to podium finishes in BTCC

Tarporley racing driver Oliphant storms to podium finishes in BTCC

Tarporley racing river Tom Oliphant made a brilliant return to the British Touring Car Championship podium at Thruxton as he claimed a pair of third place finishes.

After a luckless previous two events, the Team BMW driver kicked off the second half of his season in style with a silverware-filled Sunday.

September 1, 2021
Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant “frustrated” by Knockhill showing

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant “frustrated” by Knockhill showing

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant was left frustrated as luck deserted him in the British Touring Car Championship at Knockhill.

Contact in race one saw Oliphant tumble down the order and end his chances of a top result.

August 17, 2021
Tarporley racer Tom Oliphant suffers on return to Oulton Park

Tarporley racer Tom Oliphant suffers on return to Oulton Park

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant was left singing the praises of his team and volunteer marshals on his return to his local Oulton Park circuit.

But it was ultimately a Sunday to forget for Oliphant in the latest round of Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship.

August 4, 2021
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