BTCC Likely to Switch to S2000

BTCC boss Alan Gow has dropped the strongest hint yet that the British championship will adopt WTCC-style Super 2000 regulations from 2007

BTCC Likely to Switch to S2000

Only 13 cars have raced in this season's British championship, with only eight cars built to BTC Touring regulations. The championship permits Super 2000 cars such as the SEAT Toledo Curpa by allowing them to run lighter than the BTC Touring cars.

By contrast this season's WTCC has a healthy 33-car entry.

"We will take a view towards the end of this year," Gow told Autosport-Atlas. "But if things keep going the way they are, we will adopt Super 2000 entirely.

"At the moment it looks a sure bet and there should be no reason for it not to happen."

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