Hill storms to best-ever BTCC finish at Silverstone
At the ‘home of British motorsport’ the iconic Silverstone Circuit, Goudhurst driver Jake Hill built on his strong performances in practice and qualifying to take a very hard-earned 5th in round 25 of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.
Having finished 5th and 9th in the two practice sessions, Hill put in a superb lap to qualify 11th, and went into the first of the 22 lap races on the compact 1.64 mile configuration of the Northants circuit confident of making progress.
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POINTS AND PRAISE FOR HILL AT ROCKINGHAM
A weekend that delivered technical dramas, monsoon conditions and ultimately another superb set of race performances that drew praise from the media and his peers, saw RCIB Insurance Racing driver Jake Hill take a very hard-earned 8th place in the weekend’s final race at Rockingham, Northants in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.
After the unique anti-clockwise nature of the 1.94 mile part-oval venue at Rockingham caused issues with fuel...
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HILL SLITHERS THROUGH AT ROCKINGHAM
Jake Hill today took his RCIB Insurance Racing Toyota Avensis to 19th on the grid for the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship’s annual visit to the high-speed sweeps of Rockingham in Northants, on a day of mixed conditions and mixed fortune.
In free practice both Hill and his RCIB Insurance Racing team-mate Michael Epps suffered fuel starvation issues thanks to the unique anti-clockwise nature of the Corby circuit and it’s long, sweeping left hand corners, Hill stopping in the....
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Hill takes more BTCC points in Knockhill battle
On it’s annual trip north of the border to the twists and crests of the tight Knockhill circuit near Dunfermline, the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship saw battles in every race and more points for RCIB Insurance Racing’s top-scoring driver Jake Hill.
Hill hadn’t raced at the 1.09 mile circuit - the shortest on the calendar - since 2012 but was relishing the challenge of at track where drivers regularly get up on two wheels at several points!
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Hill fights to triple-points finish in Snetterton BTCC battles
In front of over 35,000 enthusiastic spectators at Snetterton in Norfolk this weekend (31st July) the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car charged back into action with some thrilling racing and heart-stopping accidents which thankfully everyone emerged from shaken but unharmed.
Keen to build on his superb top-six finish at Croft last-time out, BRDC Rising Star Jake Hill once again demonstrated pace and race-craft, taking points in all three races for the first time this year.
"Jake is one of UK Motorsport’s brightest young prospects"
- Matt James - Editor - Motorsport News