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Jessica Hawkins confirmed for full TCR UK season with FastR

FastR has today announced that renowned Hollywood stunt driver and W Series stalwart Jessica Hawkins will be campaigning a full season of TCR UK in one of the team’s CUPRA TCRs. Hawkins is well known on the British motorsport circuit, having taken part in numerous series’, including two rounds of the British Touring Car Championship. Her only full season of…

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Winfield returns with updated CUPRA for 2022

2021 runner-up Bruce Winfield has confirmed he’ll be back for a second TCR UK season in 2022 and will be aiming to go one better this year driving a newer specification CUPRA TCR. The twice race-winner drove a CUPRA TCR DSG last year and took the fight to the frontrunners in the second half of the season, using the capabilities…

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Mark Havers steps up to TCR UK for 2022 with T4 Motorsport

TCR UK 2022 has gained another new entrant this week, as Mark Havers confirms he will make is his debut in the championship this year. The Suffolk based driver will be at the wheel of a CUPRA TCR run by his T4 Motorsport team, bringing with him a season of experience after driving the car in Endurance races during 2021.…

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Simon Tomlinson joins JamSport Racing for debut TCR UK season

Simon Tomlinson is the latest driver to announce his entry for this year’s TCR UK Touring Car Championship. He joins JamSport Racing to contest his debut season driving a CUPRA TCR. Having competed in a variety of single-make series’ and endurance races over the last ten years, Tomlinson comes armed with a wealth of experience. During this time, he enjoyed…

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Cook returns for full season TCR UK assault

Talented teenager Hugo Cook has confirmed that having contested selected events in 2021, he will return to the TCR UK Championship for a full-season campaign in 2022. Cook will once again be behind the wheel of an Audi RS3 LMS TCR but this time with the car that was raced in TCR Europe last year by Nicolas Baert. Backed by…

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Essex and Kent Motorsport expand line-up for three-car title assault

Essex and Kent Motorsport will return to the TCR UK Championship this year with a three-car operation. In addition to the two Hyundai i30N TCRs it campaigned in 2021, the team will add a Hyundai Veloster N TCR to its lineup and in doing so, bring this model that was originally built to compete in the USA to the UK…

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TCR UK launches Goodyear Diamond Trophy for 2022 season

Organisers of TCR UK Championship are pleased to announce a further opportunity for competitors to win silverware during the 2022 season, with the launch of the Goodyear Diamond Trophy. Created specifically for competitors aged over 40, the Goodyear Diamond Trophy will be awarded to the highest-placed eligible driver at the end of each race. Then, at the end of the…

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Tom Walker Trophy becomes round-by-round award for 2022 TCR UK season

In a move that provides an opportunity for drivers to win additional awards in 2022, TCR UK organisers are pleased to announce the introduction of the Tom Walker Trophy on a round-by-round basis as well as an award at the end of the season. For the past three years, the Tom Walker Trophy was awarded to the highest-placed VW Racing…

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TCR UK confirms all-new TV and broadcast package for 2022 season

Championship organisers are excited to announce that a comprehensive TV package has been put in place to provide extended coverage for the TCR UK Touring Car Championship in 2022. As well as live streaming coverage, a one-hour highlights programme from each of the season’s seven meetings will be broadcast on FreeSports HD and other syndicated channels. Following on from the…

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TCR UK becomes stand-alone championship as WSC issues six-year licence to UK promoter

UK promoter Maximum Motorsport is delighted to confirm that TCR UK has been awarded championship status by Motorsport UK. In response, WSC (World Sporting Consulting) – the global promoters for the TCR concept – has awarded Maximum Motorsport a six-year licence agreement to represent the brand and run events on an exclusive basis in Britain. Following its introduction to the…

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