16 10, 2018

Sutton joins WestCoast for TCR Europe

By |2018-10-30T20:01:50+00:00October 16th, 2018|Latest, News|0 Comments

Ashley Sutton joins WestCoast Racing for TCR Europe finale at Barcelona WestCoast Racing enters the final raceweekend in TCR Europe at Barcelona where 2017 BTCC-champion and current BTCC race winner Ashley Sutton joins the team. He will be racing one of three cars WestCoast Racing enters for the final round this year with Andreas and Jessica Bäckman racing the other two cars for the team. The final raceweekend of the European TCR championship is held in Barcelona at Circuit de Catalunya this weekend and WestCoast Racing will take the opportunity to enter with three cars after having clinched the drivers [...]

6 08, 2018

Clean sweep in TCR debut

By |2018-10-30T16:50:39+00:00August 6th, 2018|News|0 Comments

The TCR UK Championship is a new to the UK this year but is also a world wide organisation. Ashley got a call late Wednesday evening by Pyro Motorsport team boss Mark Hunt, who was calling on behalf of Verizon Connect Racing and driver, Finlay Crocker. Unfortunately Finlay had over commitments that weekend so Mark the seat need to be filled and Sutton got the call to fill the seat in the new Honda Civic Type-R. Ashley just managed to make the last session on Friday evening to just familiarise himself with the car as well as the International layout [...]

1 08, 2018

Sutton gets a taste of TCR

By |2018-10-30T16:50:27+00:00August 1st, 2018|News|0 Comments

This Saturday’s TCR UK races at Oulton Park will see the reigning BTCC champion Ashley Sutton join the grid for the first time following a late switch of drivers. Sutton will replace Finlay Crocker at the wheel of the Verizon Connect Honda Civic Type-R TCR that Crocker has campaigned in every round of this year’s championship. Ash Sutton said: “This weekend will be my first real experience of a TCR car, but I may not be able to attend the test on Friday and so I’ll only have a single half-hour session in the car before Qualifying. As a result, [...]

20 07, 2018

Sutton set for Silverstone Classic

By |2018-07-20T12:10:10+00:00July 20th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Ashley is set for the Silverstone Classis on the 21/22 of July. He has been invited to drive David Leslie's Super Tourer 1996 Honda Accord at the famous event by owner Paul Whight. The car is prepared and run by John Danny Motorsport.   "I can't wait to have a taste of such well engineered machinery, back in the day the budgets to run these cars where through the roof. There was no real cap to what you could do so the engineering that went into not just the car but also the engine, these engines are built on a [...]

28 03, 2018

Sutton goes down under

By |2018-05-07T14:42:31+00:00March 28th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Reigning British Touring Car champion Ash Sutton took part in a driver evaluation day for the Walkinshaw Andretti United Australian Supercar team at Winton Motor Raceway last week. The 24-year-old was offered the drive by the Walkinshaw Andretti United team.   Sutton drove one of the team’s 650bhp Holden ZB Commodore machines which are used regularly in the championship by James Courtney and Scott Pye. It also meant Sutton was reunited with the team’s engineer Carl Faux. Faux used to be the technical director of Team BMR, which ran Sutton to the UK title in 2017, and he also designed the BTCC [...]

28 02, 2018

CNM continue their to support Sutton

By |2018-05-07T14:08:27+00:00February 28th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Ash Sutton, 2017 BTCC Champion, remains with Team BMR Subaru for 2018 and Croucher Needham! Croucher Needham and CNM Advisory are excited to announce another year of support for British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) Champion Ash Sutton. Ash had a highly eventful and ultimately successful second year in BTCC in 2017, his first with Subaru, culminating in him being crowned 2017 BTCC Champion. Ash will remain with Team BMR 2018 and this year he will carry the number 1 on his Subaru Levorg Sports Tourer.  Speaking of the season ahead, Ash said: “I am excited to have secured another season with Team [...]

10 01, 2018

Sutton remains with Subaru

By |2018-05-07T14:07:44+00:00January 10th, 2018|News|0 Comments

We are delighted to confirm that current BTCC Champion Ash Sutton will remain with Team BMR for the 2018 season in a bid to defend the Driver’s Championship title. 23 year old Ash, from the Herts and Essex border, was crowned the 2017 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Champion back in October last year at Brands Hatch after an outstanding year with Team BMR in the Subaru Levorg Sports Tourer. In only his second year in the series he totaled an impressive six outright wins, and celebrated no less than fifteen podium positions during the season. Ash has been heavily involved [...]

3 07, 2017

Goodwood FOS 2017

By |2018-05-07T14:55:06+00:00July 3rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Goodwood FOS 2017  Ashley was lucky enough to be invited to the Goodwood Festival Of Speed by the guys at Geoff Page Racing and Mike Dewhirst to get behind the wheel of the 1992 Dallara-Ferrari F192. This car has been left as it was last raced back in 1992, she is completely un-restored even to having the original paint work. The Ferrari V12 engine is one of the best sounds in motorsport history, still managing to turn heads today. Back in her day she was known as a 'Screamer' and she still is today. "This was a life time opportunity [...]