The WTCC makes its annual stop in the UK this weekend, with rounds 15 & 16 taking place around the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit in Kent. After the damage sustained a week ago in Porto, and some unplanned delays returning to the UK it's been hard work for the ...
July 10, 2009Richard Theaker
After the brake problems endured by Tom at Valencia last weekend, one of his key technical partners, Galfer, have reacted quickly to ensure the problem doesn't occur at the next round at Brno in the Czech Republic. The Barcelona based supplier of Performance Braking Systems have been busy ensuring that Tom ...
June 3, 2009Richard Theaker
Tom Boardman will return to the FIA World Touring Car Championship this weekend at the historic French street circuit of Pau. Having missed the last race in Morocco, the 25-year old racing driver from Forton in Lancashire will use a newly-acquired SEAT Leon, which was driven by Darren Turner in ...
May 11, 2009Richard Theaker
SUNRED Engineering driver Tom Boardman skipped last weekend's World Touring Car Championship round at Marrakech after electing to undertake some testing an ex-SEAT Sport UK Leon that he will race for the rest of the season. In the first two rounds of the season in Brazil and Mexico Tom raced a ...
May 4, 2009Richard Theaker
Tom Boardman achieved exactly what he set out to do in Brazil by beginning his challenge for the Independents’ world title with a pair of high points-scoring finishes in the opening rounds of the 2009 FIA World Touring Car Championship. Having successfully completed his first race weekend of the season ...
March 17, 2009Richard Theaker
Britain’s newest top-level racing driver, Tom Boardman, heads off to Brazil for this weekend’s opening rounds of the FIA World Touring Car Championship at Curitiba (March 7/8) feeling fully prepared, despite the lack of pre-season testing in the SUNRED Engineering-run SEAT Leon. The talented 25 year old will make the long ...
March 5, 2009Richard Theaker
Tom Boardman, from Forton in Lancashire, will contest the FIA World Touring Car Championship this year in an ex-works petrol-engined SEAT Leon. The 2008 SEAT Leon Supercopa Champion will drive for the SUNRED team, with whom he made his WTCC race debut last year. Having ...
February 2, 2009Richard Theaker
Tom Boardman, from Forton in Lancashire, has won the Spanish-based 2008 SEAT Leon Supercopa title in his Special Tuning UK Ltd-backed Triple R team Leon Cupra after he turned a 19 point deficit going into the last race meeting of the series at the Circuit de ...
November 3, 2008Richard Theaker
You’re unlikely to see Tom Boardman in an Italian restaurant any time soon, as food poisoning interfered with his first racing appearance at Monza. The talented 24-year old driver from Forton in Lancashire did fight back to finish the final two SEAT Leon Eurocup races of ...
October 6, 2008Richard Theaker