What had started as a promising weekend for Tom and the Special Tuning team at Donington, quickly turned to disappointment as engine issues were to mar the car’s performance in two of the three races in the second round of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship. After finishing ...
April 20, 2011Richard Theaker
It was to be a disappointing day for Tom Boardman and the Special Tuning Racing team, as Tom would only see the chequered flag once. But all the signs for a promising season in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship were there for the Lancashire driver. Tom ...
April 4, 2011Richard Theaker
Special Tuning Racing have named Houseman Dry Lining as their new title sponsor for 2011, it has been announced. This announcement will see Tom Boardman continue to race for the team in the 2011. It means the STR Seat Leon race cars will carry premier Houseman livery at each round of ...
January 22, 2011Richard Theaker
Having regained good front-running pace last time out at Donington in the Club-SEAT Leon, hopes of a solid finish were high for Tom in the final round of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship at the Brands Hatch Indy circuit in Kent, last weekend. The weekend started well as he ...
October 11, 2010Richard Theaker
Following his disappointing weekend at Knockhill two weeks ago, Tom Boardman and the Special Tuning UK team headed to Donington Park in Leicestershire last week for the penultimate round of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season. With Tom now back running the standard S2000 SEAT engine, after using the ...
September 19, 2010Richard Theaker
It was glorious sunshine at Knockhill in Scotland for the latest round of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship, but it wasn’t only the temperatures off the track that were soaring, with Tom and the Special Tuning UK team grappling with overheating issues throughout the weekend. Due to his car ...
September 6, 2010Richard Theaker
The Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship party circus rolled into the world-famous Silverstone circuit in Northamptonshire this weekend for round seven of the UK’s most popular motor racing series, however it was to be anything but entertaining for Tom and the Special Tuning UK team. The weekend got off to ...
August 23, 2010Richard Theaker
Fresh from his appearance in the UK round of the FIA World Touring Car Championship at Brands Hatch two weeks ago, Tom returned to action last weekend in the sixth round of the 2010 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship at the Snetterton circuit in Norfolk. And it was straight ...
August 9, 2010Richard Theaker
Current British Touring Car star Tom Boardman returned to World Touring Car action in the UK round of the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) at Brands Hatch last weekend, putting in a solid performance and showing just why the Lancashire driver has established himself as one of the country’s ...
July 18, 2010Richard Theaker