"I'm very much a fully fledged touring car driver now. I'm no longer a GT driver pretending to be a touring car driver!"
The words belong to Dan Cammish. His graduation from Porsche specialist to the British Touring Car Championship in 2018 in a plum seat with official Honda squad Team Dynamics wasn't without its growing pains, but to come just a lap and a half short of winning the 2019 title - his second year in the BTCC - pretty much showed that he's arrived.
The brake failure that plunged his Civic Type R into the Brands Hatch Grand Prix Circuit barriers was heartbreaking, yet in a way that heartbreak provided vindication of his status.