Rob Collard signs for 2016 BTCC with Team JCT600 with GardX
TEAM JCT600 with GardX has signed race-winning driver Rob Collard for the 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) title assault, after a deal was struck for both Rob and Sam Tordorff to remain with the team for a second successive season.
This will mark Collard’s seventh consecutive BTCC campaign with the West Surrey Racing-run squad and Rob commented: ‘I am delighted to be continuing with Team JCT600 with GardX and extending my long relationship with WSR. The whole team works well together and I have a good relationship with Sam, so we’re really looking forward to another successful season in the BTCC.’
Dick Bennetts, WSR team principal, added: ‘It is great to have both Sam and Rob continue in the Team JCT600 with GardX WSR BMWs this year. The guys have been working really hard through the winter to move the 125i M Sports on to a new level, as we all know just how competitive the BTCC is.’