BTCC » Triple Eight confirms engine plans for BTCC 2011

Ian Harrison: I've got high hopes that James [Nash] and Tony [Gilham] will be competing at the sharp end in 2011.

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chrischats - Unregistered

March 08, 2011 10:06 AM

In the early part of the season I think the Pirtek boys may just have the edge over Triple8 as they have already had a season with the Swindon NGTC engine. However I think they will be much more competetive in the latter half of the season.

Bob - Unregistered

March 09, 2011 10:06 AM

The Swindon NGTC engine has no manufacturer's link. They have developped it for the BTCC organiser and it can be used by any team / car. I believe it is very cost effective and Jordan showed last year that it is a winner too.

Sam - Unregistered

March 10, 2011 7:03 AM

IIRC the Swindon NGTC engine is loosely based on a GM engine block which is why it was able to be dropped into the Vectra (Jordon/Pinkney)so easily in the first place.

chrischats - Unregistered

March 14, 2011 5:51 PM

Taz always makes strange comments! He never has anything positive to say about anything. I don't really understand why he bothers, he is obviously not of fan of the BTCC. Be happy and get a life!

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