The Subaru Levorg has had a challenging start to its BTCC campaign, but as the series reaches Oulton Park perhaps the tide is about to change. Steve Hindle finds out
What a difference a few days can make. When I caught-up with Motorbase’s larger than life team principal on Friday morning, he was busy…
Back in 2008, we ran a 2.5-litre Ford Focus ST long-termer with a Mountune ST260 upgrade, and compared to the Focus RS of its…
Mountune upgrades Ford Focus RS to 350hp with its new £2,195 tuning package.
What happens when you put our Focus ST260 Mountune together against a 300 bhp Graham Goode Racing Focus ST?
Well DR reader Vlad Ilyushchenko was kind enough to join us at Bruntingthorpe during our Hot Hatch shootout feature to find out. The 2-mile straight at Bruntingthorpe beckons and Chris Harris is our man in the Mountune ST..
We deliberated long into the night. The tender for DR’s end-of-term bash had already been vexing the directors’ of the major international raceways for a few months when the deadline approached. Despite strong pitches from Fuji and Laguna Seca and an impassioned appeal from B. Ecclestone Esq to consider his little place at Paul Ricard, we fell for the charms of the 900 yard Curborough Sprint Course. Nothing else came close.
DR’s long term test fleet head to Curborough, the toughest sprint track in the civilised world (well, near Lichfield) for an end of year party that not even Hugh Heffner could match.