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1993 BTCC Season Round 8
Logo Brands Hatch Circuit.svg
Round 8 of 10 in the 1993 British Touring Car Championship
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Race details
Date 8 August 1993
Location Brands Hatch (Grand Prix Circuit)
Course length 3.908 km (2.433 mi)
Distance 3 x 14 laps sprint races
Pole position
Driver 22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Lorenzo Turri
Time 1:29.116
Race 1 Fastest lap
Driver 22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Lorenzo Turri
Time 0:53.821 (on lap 11)
Race 1 Podium
First
Second
Third
22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Lorenzo Turri
22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png Johannes Meles
22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png David Osborne
Race 2 Fastest lap
Driver 22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Lorenzo Turri
Time 0:53.711 (on lap 8)
Race 2 Podium
First
Second
Third
22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Lorenzo Turri
22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png Johannes Meles
22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Michael Sneath
Race 3 Fastest lap
Driver 22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png Johannes Meles
Time 0:53.605 (on lap 18)
Race 3 Podium
First
Second
Third
22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png Johannes Meles
22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Lorenzo Turri
22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Michael Sneath

The 1993 British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) Round 8 was a Touring Car meeting that was held on 8 August 1993 at the Brands Hatch circuit in Kent. The race was contested over 3 14 lap sprint races and was the eighth round of the 1993 British Touring Car Championship

BackgroundEdit

Heading into the race weekend, Lorenzo Turri led Mike Bell at the head of the the Overall drivers' and Manufacturer Drivers' championships by 16 points. However, it was Bell's team, Nissan Castrol Racing, held a 91-point lead over Team Mondeo in the Manufacturers Team Championship.

EntrantsEdit

Nine drivers representing six teams entered the race. Nissan Castrol Racing entered three cars Renault Dealer Racing entered two cars and Team Mondeo, Team Securicor Toyota, Vauxhall Sport and Team Dynamics each entered single cars.

Qualifying Edit

Position Driver Team Time Points
1 22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Lorenzo Turri Team Mondeo 1:29.116 1
2 22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png Johannes Meles Renault Dealer Team +0.360
3 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png David Osborne Nissan Castrol Racing +0.840
4 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Mike Bell Nissan Castrol Racing +1.073
5 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Michael Sneath Renault Dealer Team +1.674
6 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Jaz Evered Nissan Castrol Racing +1.864
7 22px-Flag_of_Ireland.svg.png Matt Hull Vauxhall Sport +3.423
8 22px-Flag_of_Finland.svg.png Pekka Ylitalo Team Dynamics +5.176
9 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Kris Simton Team Securicor Toyota No Time

Race 1 Edit

Position Driver Team Fastest Lap Points
1 22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Lorenzo Turri Team Mondeo ' 18
2 22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png Johannes Meles Renault Dealer Team 16
3 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png David Osborne Nissan Castrol Racing 14
4 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Jaz Evered Nissan Castrol Racing 12
5 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Michael Sneath Renault Dealer Team 11
6 22px-Flag_of_Ireland.svg.png Matt Hull Vauxhall Sport 10
7 22px-Flag_of_Finland.svg.png Pekka Ylitalo Team Dynamics 9
8 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Kris Simton Team Securicor Toyota 8
9 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Mike Bell Nissan Castrol Racing 7

Race 2 Edit

Position Driver Team Fastest Lap Points
1 22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Lorenzo Turri Team Mondeo 1:28.738 18
2 22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png Johannes Meles Renault Dealer Team 1:29.411 16
3 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Michael Sneath Renault Dealer Team 1:30.052 14
4 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Kris Simton Team Securicor Toyota 1:31.157 12
5 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Jaz Evered Nissan Castrol Racing 1:30.486 11
6 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png David Osborne Nissan Castrol Racing 1:30.413 10
7 22px-Flag_of_Ireland.svg.png Matt Hull Vauxhall Sport 1:31.776 9
8 22px-Flag_of_Finland.svg.png Pekka Ylitalo Team Dynamics 1:33.484 8
DNS 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Mike Bell Nissan Castrol Racing - -

Race 3 Edit

Position Driver Team Fastest Lap Points
1 22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png Johannes Meles Renault Dealer Team 1:35.224 18
2 22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Lorenzo Turri Team Mondeo 1:35.546 16
3 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Michael Sneath Renault Dealer Team 1:36.546 14
4 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png David Osborne Nissan Castrol Racing 1:35.875 12
5 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Jaz Evered Nissan Castrol Racing 1:36.779 11
6 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Kris Simton Team Securicor Toyota 1:36.869 10
7 22px-Flag_of_Finland.svg.png Pekka Ylitalo Team Dynamics 1:43.291 9
RET 22px-Flag_of_Ireland.svg.png Matt Hull Vauxhall Sport 1:45.534 -
DNS 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Mike Bell Nissan Castrol Racing - -
Drivers' Championship standings
Position Driver Points
1 22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Lorenzo Turri 383
2 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Mike Bell 321
3 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Michael Sneath 257
4 22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png Johannes Meles 256
5 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Kris Simton 239
Manufacturer Driver's Championship standings
Position Driver Points
1 22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Lorenzo Turri 383
2 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Mike Bell 321
3 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Michael Sneath 257
4 22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png Johannes Meles 256
5 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Kris Simton 239
Manufacturer Team's Championship standings
Position Team Points
1 Nissan Castrol Racing 654
2 Team Mondeo 541
3 Renault Dealer Team 513
4 Team Securicor Toyota 239
5 Vauxhall Sport 182

Independent Drivers's Championship standings

Position Driver Points
1 22px-Flag_of_Finland.svg.png Pekka Ylitalo 600
Independent Team's Championship standings
Position Team Points
1 22px-Flag_of_Finland.svg.png Pekka Ylitalo 600
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