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How to build a BTCC race engine

1 month ago   |   By Autocar

Swindon's Tiago Lopes shows our man how to install the timing chain
Many teams in the British Touring Car Championship run a ‘generic' engine supplied by Swindon Powertrain. This season, one of them will have us to thank
At the start of each British Touring Car Championship race , something like 13,000bhp is unleashed before an excited crowd. Engine builders, although quietly confident, may admit to the odd flutter of butterflies, too, because their efforts are vital to every driver's chances of success. Since 2011, when BTCC organiser TOCA established the New Generating Touring Car rules...
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