Provisional result from race three of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season opener at Brands Hatch (pending results of a second appeal into the Neal/Collard incident)

1. Jason Plato SEAT Sport UK SEAT Leon 16mins 43.263secs
2. Colin Turkington Team RAC MG ZS +4.012secs I
3. Tom Chilton VX Racing Vauxhall Astra +5.880secs
4. Gordon Shedden Team Halfords Honda Integra +7.037secs I
5. James Thompson SEAT Sport UK SEAT Leon +7.336secs
6. Fabrizio Giovanardi VX Racing Vauxhall Astra +8.902secs
7. Gavin Smith VX Racing Vauxhall Astra +9.551secs
8. Dave Pinkney Motorbase Honda Integra +9.925secs I
9. Jason Hughes Kartworld Racing MG ZS +23.588secs I
10. Fiona Leggate Thurlby Motors with Tech Speed Vauxhall Astra Coupe +36.897secs I

Did not finish:

Matt Neal Team Halfords Honda Integra 20 laps completed I Mike Jordan Team Eurotech Honda Integra 15 laps completed I Martyn Bell Geoff Steel Racing BMW 320i E46 3 laps completed I James Kaye Synchro Motorsport Honda Civic Type-R 0 laps completed I Mark Proctor Fast-Tec Motorsport Honda Civic Type-R Did not start I Mark Smith In-Front Motorsport Alfa Romeo 156 Did not start I

DSQ. Rob Collard Team RAC MG ZS +2.831secs I

Fastest laps:

Gordon Shedden Team Halfords Honda Integra 49.281secs I Jason Plato SEAT Sport UK SEAT Leon 49.414secs

[I denotes Independent entry]