Neal Intends to Defend Title

Newly crowned British Touring Car Champion Matt Neal has said that he intends to remain in the series and defend his crown next season, even though title rival Yvan Muller could switch to the world series

Neal Intends to Defend Title

Muller has been linked with a bid by French team Oreca to run Seat cars in the World Touring Car Championship next year, but Neal is adamant that he wants to remain in the British series.

"I want to come back and win it again next year," he told this week's Autosport. "It's a great car and team. It's fantastic to have finally done this because of all the people who have put in so much effort.

"It's not just me winning, it's the group of people who have helped us not just this year but over the years."

Neal clinched his first BTCC crown at Brands Hatch last weekend following a season-long duel with Vauxhall's Muller.

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