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Nic Hamilton will rejoin the British Touring Car Championship in 2019 for his first full assault on the series at the wheel of a Motorbase Performance Ford Focus RS.
Former BTCC Independents Trophy winner Tom Chilton will return to the series this year at the wheel of a Motorbase Performance Ford Focus RS, alongside the team’s new recruit Ollie Jackson.
BTCC driver Luke Davenport is now "conscious and communicating", his Motorbase Performance team said on Tuesday.
The Motorbase Performance British Touring Car Championship team has issued an update on the condition of its driver Luke Davenport, who was seriously injured in a crash at Croft last Saturday.
Mat Jackson will return to the BTCC for the upcoming season after being retained by the Motorbase Ford team.
Motorbase driver Mat Jackson took a straightforward victory in the first race of the BTCC finale at Brands Hatch GP, while title rivals Jason Plato and Gordon Shedden finished fifth and sixth respectively.
Sam Tordoff says that the BTCC should take action to peg back Brands Hatch poleman Mat Jackson and his Motorbase Ford’s “ridiculous engine”.
Motorbase driver Mat Jackson upstaged the BTCC title fight in qualifying for the Brands Hatch season finale, securing pole as championship leader Gordon Shedden took fourth.
Mat Jackson produced a flawless drive to take a lights-to-flag win in the first BTCC race at Silverstone, while a third-place finish allowed Gordon Shedden to pull clear at the top the standings.
Motorbase's Mat Jackson converted a practice lock-out into a pole position for the opening race of the Silverstone BTCC round, with points leader Gordon Shedden taking second.
Mat Jackson took a first ever pole for Motorbase Performance in a hugely entertaining BTCC qualifying session at Rockingham, setting a new lap record to head home Aron Smith and Gordon Shedden.