Onslow-Cole lands Team RAC seat

Team RAC have announced reigning Renault Clio Cup champion Tom Onslow-Cole will make his debut with the team in 2007

Onslow-Cole lands Team RAC seat

Nineteen-year-old Onslow-Cole has secured one of the most prized drives on the BTCC grid after dominating the Clio Cup in 2006.

He will drive the second of Team RAC's new BMW 320si E90s as teammate to Colin Turkington.

"I am absolutely delighted to be joining Team RAC," Onslow-Cole said. "I feel privileged to be given the opportunity to make my first step into touring car racing and will be doing my best to ensure Team RAC is at the front of the grid."

Dick Bennetts, team principal of WSR that runs the Team RAC's cars, added: "I believe Team RAC have an incredibly strong driver line-up for this year's championship.

"Tom is a very talented young driver who had a successful year in the Renault Clio Cup. We're also delighted to retain Colin for this season and are confident that, with a new car and talented drivers, 2007 will be a superb season for Team RAC."

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