Wednesday, June 4, 2014

BTCC: The Audi teams heading to Oulton Park

By Tarek Ramchani

The British Touring Car Championship is heading to the popular Oulton Park Circuit this upcoming weekend. Three Audi NGTC cars will enter the fourth round of the 2014 season.

Rob Austin Racing will field a pair of Audi A4 NGTC cars. The teams faced a mixed fortunes in the three opening rounds with some strong performances and bad luck as well. Rob Austin will drive the #101 Fast Exocet backed Audi A4. The sister #54 Audi will be driven by BTCC rookie Hunter Abbott. In the overall championship standing, Rob Austin in sixteenth with 23 points, Hunter Abbott is twenty-second with 1 point.

The third Audi car is from Rotek Racing. The #67 Audi S3 Sedan will be in the hands of team owner Robb Holland. The American driver missed the Thruxton round after severe damages on his Audi at Donington Park. At Oulton Park, Robb Holland will be eager to bounce back in healthy 31-car field and score his first points in the 2014 season.

Photo credit: BTCC