Snetterton BTCC: Tom Ingram and Jack Goff lead practice sessions

Speedworks Motorsport's Tom Ingram and Eurotech Honda Civic driver Jack Goff shared the fastest times in the British Touring Car Championship's two practice sessions at Snetterton

Snetterton BTCC: Tom Ingram and Jack Goff lead practice sessions

Ingram set the quickest overall time in the first of the 40-minute sessions, recording a 1m56.003s in his Toyota Avensis to edge out the factory Team BMR Subaru Levorg of Ash Sutton by 0.102 seconds.

Three tenths split Sutton from the next gaggle of cars, which was headed by the Ciceley Motorsport Mercedes A-Class driver Adam Morgan and completed by WSR BMW 125i M Sport pair Andrew Jordan and Colin Turkington.

Goff - who has scored a solitary point in the previous six races - was sixth in first practice but stole top spot late on in the second session and ended up the best part of three tenths clear of the rest.

He tied up the fastest time of all in the first sector then did personal bests in sectors two and three to set a 1m56.504s, and might have gone quicker on his final lap after setting a new fastest sector one before backing off.

"It's a great way to start the day," said Goff.

"Of course it doesn't mean anything because it's only practice but I think there's a little bit of time left in the car and I'm sure there's a bit left in me.

"We'll sit down and work on the set-up and I'm sure we can find a few tenths."

Runner-up spot in that session went to Sutton's BMR team-mate Josh Price, who rocketed up the times with a little more than a minute remaining to displace Morgan.

Practice one pacesetters Ingram and Sutton completed the top five in the second session, ahead of the Handy Motorsport Toyota Avensis of Rob Austin and MG's Josh Cook.

Matt Neal was the highest-placed of the factory Honda runners in 10th.

The second session was stopped briefly to recover the Team Dynamics Honda Civic of Matt Simpson, who had a steering problem and hit the barrier at the end of the Bentley Straight.

PRACTICE ONE RESULTS:

Pos Driver Team Car Time Gap Laps
1 Tom Ingram Speedworks Motorsport Toyota 1m56.003s - 14
2 Ash Sutton Team BMR Subaru 1m56.105s 0.102s 14
3 Adam Morgan Ciceley Racing Mercedes 1m56.417s 0.414s 16
4 Andrew Jordan WSR BMW 1m56.423s 0.420s 15
5 Colin Turkington WSR BMW 1m56.432s 0.429s 13
6 Jack Goff Eurotech Racing Honda 1m56.550s 0.547s 14
7 Rob Austin Handy Motorsport Toyota 1m56.552s 0.549s 13
8 Chris Smiley BTC Racing Chevrolet 1m56.747s 0.744s 16
9 James Cole Team BMR Subaru 1m56.986s 0.983s 16
10 Ollie Jackson AmD Tuning Audi 1m57.028s 1.025s 15
11 Matt Simpson Dynamics/Honda Honda 1m57.032s 1.029s 14
12 Jason Plato Team BMR Subaru 1m57.170s 1.167s 13
13 Jake Hill Team Hard Volkswagen 1m57.196s 1.193s 9
14 Dave Newsham BTC Racing Chevrolet 1m57.239s 1.236s 13
15 Aiden Moffat Laser Tools Racing Mercedes 1m57.244s 1.241s 16
16 Mat Jackson Motorbase Ford 1m57.299s 1.296s 15
17 Rob Collard WSR BMW 1m57.322s 1.319s 14
18 Michael Epps Team Hard Volkswagen 1m57.406s 1.403s 14
19 Tom Chilton Power Maxed Racing Vauxhall 1m57.559s 1.556s 13
20 Gordon Shedden Dynamics/Honda Honda 1m57.568s 1.565s 12
21 Will Burns Team Hard Volkswagen 1m57.674s 1.671s 14
22 Aron Taylor-Smith Triple Eight/MG MG 1m57.756s 1.753s 15
23 Senna Proctor Power Maxed Racing Vauxhall 1m57.772s 1.769s 14
24 Matt Neal Dynamics/Honda Honda 1m57.782s 1.779s 14
25 Brett Smith Eurotech Racing Honda 1m57.793s 1.790s 15
26 Josh Price Team BMR Subaru 1m57.943s 1.940s 14
27 Ant Whorton-Eales AmD Tuning Audi 1m58.158s 2.155s 16
28 Josh Cook Triple Eight/MG MG 1m58.236s 2.233s 11
29 Stephen Jelley Team Parker Racing Ford 1m58.460s 2.457s 13
30 Martin Depper Motorbase Ford 2m00.461s 4.458s 14
31 Stewart Lines Maximum Motorsport Ford 2m00.785s 4.782s 13

PRACTICE TWO RESULTS:

Pos Driver Team Car Time Gap Laps
1 Jack Goff Eurotech Racing Honda 1m56.504s - 12
2 Josh Price Team BMR Subaru 1m56.781s 0.277s 14
3 Adam Morgan Ciceley Racing Mercedes 1m56.791s 0.287s 14
4 Tom Ingram Speedworks Motorsport Toyota 1m56.898s 0.394s 12
5 Ash Sutton Team BMR Subaru 1m56.909s 0.405s 14
6 Rob Austin Handy Motorsport Toyota 1m57.005s 0.501s 12
7 Josh Cook Triple Eight/MG MG 1m57.075s 0.571s 13
8 Mat Jackson Motorbase Ford 1m57.174s 0.670s 13
9 Aiden Moffat Laser Tools Racing Mercedes 1m57.268s 0.764s 14
10 Matt Neal Dynamics/Honda Honda 1m57.282s 0.778s 13
11 Chris Smiley BTC Racing Chevrolet 1m57.366s 0.862s 14
12 Colin Turkington WSR BMW 1m57.458s 0.954s 14
13 Brett Smith Eurotech Racing Honda 1m57.485s 0.981s 11
14 Jason Plato Team BMR Subaru 1m57.500s 0.996s 14
15 Ollie Jackson AmD Tuning Audi 1m57.535s 1.031s 15
16 James Cole Team BMR Subaru 1m57.545s 1.041s 13
17 Andrew Jordan WSR BMW 1m57.552s 1.048s 11
18 Rob Collard WSR BMW 1m57.576s 1.072s 14
19 Aron Taylor-Smith Triple Eight/MG MG 1m57.605s 1.101s 12
20 Michael Epps Team Hard Volkswagen 1m57.620s 1.116s 12
21 Dave Newsham BTC Racing Chevrolet 1m57.731s 1.227s 11
22 Tom Chilton Power Maxed Racing Vauxhall 1m57.763s 1.259s 12
23 Senna Proctor Power Maxed Racing Vauxhall 1m57.811s 1.307s 11
24 Jake Hill Team Hard Volkswagen 1m57.817s 1.313s 5
25 Will Burns Team Hard Volkswagen 1m57.821s 1.317s 13
26 Gordon Shedden Dynamics/Honda Honda 1m57.855s 1.351s 13
27 Matt Simpson Dynamics/Honda Honda 1m57.925s 1.421s 4
28 Ant Whorton-Eales AmD Tuning Audi 1m57.987s 1.483s 14
29 Stephen Jelley Team Parker Racing Ford 1m58.627s 2.123s 15
30 Martin Depper Motorbase Ford 1m59.122s 2.618s 13
31 Stewart Lines Maximum Motorsport Ford 2m00.275s 3.771s 14

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