Thruxton BTCC: Tom Ingram quickest in practice for Speedworks

Tom Ingram set the fastest time throughout the two free practice sessions for this weekend's British touring Car Championship round at Thruxton

Thruxton BTCC: Tom Ingram quickest in practice for Speedworks

Ingram took his Speedworks Toyota Avensis around the 2.36-mile circuit in 1m16.542s.

He headed Andrew Jordan, who had topped the times in the opening session in his Motorbase Performance Ford Focus, by half a second.

Neither Ingram or Jordan are carrying success ballast into qualifying or the opening race of the weekend.

Teenager Aiden Moffat was third in the Ciceley Racing Mercedes-Benz A-Class ahead of Jack Goff's WSR BMW 125i M Sport and Ash Sutton's Triple Eight Racing MG6.

Adam Morgan recovered from an off in the opening session to record the sixth best time in free practice two in the Ciceley Racing Mercedes-Benz A-Class.

He headed Aron Smith's Team BKR VW CC and Rob Austin's Handy Motorsport Toyota Avensis.

Championship leader Matt Neal was 11th in the opening session and 20th in the second, while team-mate and champion Gordon Shedden placed his factory Honda in 12th in session one, then 18th in session two.

PRACTICE ONE TIMES:

Pos Driver Team Car Gap Laps
1 Andrew Jordan Motorbase Performance Ford 1m16.814s 22
2 Josh Cook Triple Eight/MG MG 0.024s 19
3 Colin Turkington Team BMR Subaru 0.408s 14
4 Mat Jackson Motorbase Performance Ford 0.420s 21
5 Rob Collard WSR BMW 0.557s 15
6 Tom Ingram Speedworks Motorsport Toyota 0.583s 14
7 Sam Tordoff WSR BMW 0.729s 10
8 Jack Goff WSR BMW 0.767s 16
9 Jeff Smith Eurotech Racing Honda 0.773s 19
10 Adam Morgan Ciceley Racing Mercedes 0.822s 19
11 Matt Neal Dynamics/Honda Honda 0.835s 20
12 Gordon Shedden Dynamics/Honda Honda 0.860s 20
13 Ash Sutton Triple Eight/MG MG 0.919s 11
14 Hunter Abbott Power Maxed Racing Chevrolet 1.053s 18
15 Daniel Lloyd Eurotech Racing Honda 1.069s 19
16 Rob Austin Handy Motorsport Toyota 1.088s 16
17 Jake Hill Team Hard Toyota 1.191s 11
18 Aron Taylor-Smith Team BKR Volkswagen 1.377s 13
19 Daniel Welch Welch Motorsport Proton 1.482s 17
20 Ollie Jackson AmD Tuning Audi 1.541s 17
21 Jason Plato Team BMR Subaru 1.547s 17
22 Michael Epps Team Hard Toyota 1.659s 20
23 Matt Simpson Speedworks Motorsport Honda 1.743s 18
24 Aiden Moffat Laser Tools Racing Mercedes 1.894s 19
25 James Cole Team BMR Subaru 1.904s 19
26 Mark Howard Team BKR Volkswagen 2.085s 22
27 Martin Depper Eurotech Racing Honda 2.190s 20
28 Warren Scott Team BMR Subaru 2.192s 20
29 Kelvin Fletcher Power Maxed Racing Chevrolet 2.519s 19
30 Alex Martin Team Parker Racing Ford 2.800s 22
31 Stewart Lines Maximum Motorsport Ford 3.298s 19
32 Chris Smiley Team Hard Toyota - 4

PRACTICE TWO TIMES:

Pos Driver Team Car Gap Laps
1 Tom Ingram Speedworks Motorsport Toyota 1m16.542s 19
2 Andrew Jordan Motorbase Performance Ford 0.503s 17
3 Aiden Moffat Laser Tools Racing Mercedes 0.600s 16
4 Jack Goff WSR BMW 0.625s 14
5 Ash Sutton Triple Eight/MG MG 0.643s 9
6 Adam Morgan Ciceley Racing Mercedes 0.987s 16
7 Aron Taylor-Smith Team BKR Volkswagen 1.084s 16
8 Rob Austin Handy Motorsport Toyota 1.256s 17
9 Jeff Smith Eurotech Racing Honda 1.292s 18
10 Mat Jackson Motorbase Performance Ford 1.315s 16
11 Hunter Abbott Power Maxed Racing Chevrolet 1.347s 21
12 Daniel Lloyd Eurotech Racing Honda 1.414s 16
13 Colin Turkington Team BMR Subaru 1.520s 20
14 Sam Tordoff WSR BMW 1.579s 20
15 Daniel Welch Welch Motorsport Proton 1.622s 12
16 Rob Collard WSR BMW 1.625s 17
17 Martin Depper Eurotech Racing Honda 1.687s 17
18 Gordon Shedden Dynamics/Honda Honda 1.690s 20
19 Josh Cook Triple Eight/MG MG 1.732s 15
20 Matt Neal Dynamics/Honda Honda 1.810s 18
21 Jason Plato Team BMR Subaru 2.059s 12
22 Jake Hill Team Hard Toyota 2.113s 16
23 Kelvin Fletcher Power Maxed Racing Chevrolet 2.209s 20
24 Matt Simpson Speedworks Motorsport Honda 2.322s 17
25 Warren Scott Team BMR Subaru 2.405s 18
26 Alex Martin Team Parker Racing Ford 2.610s 20
27 Ollie Jackson AmD Tuning Audi 2.912s 10
28 James Cole Team BMR Subaru 3.176s 14
29 Chris Smiley Team Hard Toyota 3.212s 7
30 Stewart Lines Maximum Motorsport Ford 3.906s 19
31 Mark Howard Team BKR Volkswagen 4.271s 14
32 Michael Epps Team Hard Toyota 5.703s 7


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