British GT News: Triple Eight reveals 2015 GT plans, joins Blancpain grid

Triple Eight logoTriple Eight reveals 2015 GT plans, joins Blancpain grid
• Full-season for Mowle, Osborne, Ratcliffe in Blancpain Endurance Series
• Third season for Mowle and Osborne in British GT
• Further drives available with the team in both series
Following a number of successful outings in new series last year, customer BMW squad, Triple Eight Racing, has Read more of this post

British GT News: Ratcliffe takes points finish on GT3 debut, as misfortune strikes for #8 & #888

bgt-logo 2Brands Hatch, Kent 1st September 2014 – Reigning British GT4 champion Ryan Ratcliffe drove a faultless race at Brands Hatch today, claiming his first GT3 points on his debut in the top class of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship. Derek Johnston was hit and subsequently retired following a flakey move by the current GT3 champion Andrew Howard, with Warren Hughes and Jody Firth suffering a mechanical-related retirement on their race debut with the team. Read more of this post

British GT News: Triple Eight shuffle the deck for final British GT rounds

bgt-logo 2Hire of former Trackspeed Team Manager further boosts GT credentials

Greatworth, Banbury 22nd August 2014 – Top British GT team Triple Eight Race Engineering has today announced changes to the line-ups of the #88 and #888 BMW Z4 GT3s as well as a significant senior hire, as it strengthens the team ahead of the penultimate British GT race of the year at Brands Hatch (30/31 August). Read more of this post

British GT News: Frustrating Spa weekend for Triple Eight in Belgium

bgt-logo 2Greatworth, Banbury 14th July 2014 – The fifth round of the 2014 Avon Tyres British GT Championship afforded Triple Eight Race Engineering little cause for joy, despite having the pace to compete for overall honours with both cars. However, a fifth place finish in the second of the two 60-minute sprint races on Saturday did ensure the trip across the Channel wasn’t entirely in vain, salvaging yet more points for the #88 car. Read more of this post

British GT News: Triple Eight playing the numbers game ahead of Snetterton

bgt-logo 2Greatworth, Banbury 17th June 2014 – After two drastically different starts to the 2014 Avon Tyres British GT Championship for its pair of BMW Z4 GT3s, Triple Eight Race Engineering has made a number change ahead of the Snetterton round (21/22 May) of the popular national GT series, with the #8 car of Lee Mowle and Joe Osborne now racing under the number ‘88’. Read more of this post

British GT News: Double points score for Triple Eight at British GT opener

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BTCC – James Nash re-signs for Triple 8

James Nash will once again drive for Triple Eight Race Engineering in the 2011 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.

The 25-year old from Newport Pagnell made his BTCC debut in 2009 when he competed in five rounds of the championship in an RML-run Chevrolet Lacetti before last season making the switch to a Triple Eight Vauxhall Vectra, in place of double BTCC champion Fabrizio Giovanardi. Read more of this post