Matt James is the editor at Motorsport News. He has been with the title for more than 20 years and, in that time, has covered everything from national racing to Formula 1. The former local newspaper journalist has reported on the British Touring Car Championship since 2004, writing about more than 350 races. When he is not at the BTCC, he can be found following his beloved Truro City FC around the country.

Features by Matt James
Who is winning the BTCC's five-way manufacturer war? There are five works entries in the 2017 British Touring Car Championship. With half of the season c... 1500854400 BTCC
What can be learned from BTCC's horror crash? A horrendous multi-car pile-up in British Touring Car Championship qualifying at Croft last weekend ... 1497398400 BTCC
How a BTCC underdog is beating five manufacturers Last year rising British Touring Car star Tom Ingram made his breakthrough with his first victory, b... 1493078400 BTCC
The cause of Subaru's BTCC disaster By the end of last year's British Touring Car Championship campaign the Subaru was the car to beat. ... 1491955200 BTCC
Ten things to watch in the 2017 BTCC The start of the British Touring Car Championship is always eagerly awaited. This year a host of dri... 1490918400 BTCC
Uncovering the BTCC's circuit specialists The stars of the British Touring Car Championship are well-established - much like its calendar. But... 1486512000 BTCC
The greatest touring car of all time Ford's RS500 won races and titles around the world. As it reaches its 30th birthday, which will be m... 1484006400 BTCC
The champion with most to prove in 2017 Many drivers have specific means of motivation heading into a new season. One champion has a bigger ... 1483920000 BTCC
How works BTCC teams have changed in 20 years The face of the British Touring Car Championship has changed massively in the two decades since the ... 1480550400 BTCC
How a new BTCC legend is being made After joining the BTCC elite with his third title earlier this month, Gordon Shedden will go down as... 1477526400 BTCC
The top 10 BTCC drivers of 2016 A thrilling final-round showdown meant the British Touring Car Championship crown again went the way... 1476748800 BTCC
The making of the world's best tin-top driver He has been overshadowed at Citroen for the last three seasons, but the retirement of Yvan Muller me... 1474848000 WTCC
Can the BTCC fill a Plato/Neal void? BTCC legends Jason Plato and Matt Neal hit new personal milestones this season. But what happens whe... 1473811200 BTCC
How Subaru turned its BTCC fortunes around The transformation of the Team BMR Subaru Levorg in the British Touring Car Championship from fire-p... 1470787200 BTCC
10 things we learned from the BTCC opener New cars, new teams, new rivalries, and new stars in the making. MATT JAMES details the key points w... 1459987200 F1
Can David beat Goliath in the BTCC again? Few have picked out 2013 champion Andrew Jordan and new employer Motorbase as a title threat in the ... 1459382400 BTCC
What is Subaru doing in the BTCC? Subaru in the British Touring Car Championship? It is happening in 2016. MATT JAMES examines the Jap... 1452729600 F1
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