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MOTORSPORT: Robinson on course

MOTORSPORT: Happy birthday Oulton Park

MOTORSPORT: A champion again

The Avon Tyres British GT Championship starts at Oulton Park this weekend.

Oulton Park set for first headline event of motorsport season

Speedworks Motorsport hope time spent testing on track over the winter will be well-spent. Picture: Matt Sayle Photography

Touring Cars: Speedworks ‘better placed’ to succeed

Tony Hughes hopes to score a first point in the drivers' standings in the British Touring Car Championship this season. Picture: Matt Sayle

Touring Cars: Hughes targets a first points finish

Steve Rider will once more front ITV Sport's coverage of the British Touring Car Championshipin 2012. Picture: BTCC/Jakob Ebrey.

Touring Cars: ITV to screen every BTCC race

Tony Hughes returns to the BTCC for 2012 in a Speedworks-prepared Toyota Avensis. Picture: Matt Sayle.

Touring Cars: Speedworks help boost 2012 grid

An artist's impression of Adam Morgan's Toyota Avensis, to be prepared by Speedworks for the forthcoming Dunlop MSA British Touring Cars Championship.

Touring Cars: BTCC chance is a big one, says Morgan

Tony Hughes in action behind the wheel of Speedworks' Toyota Avensis at Snetterton last season. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

Touring Cars: Hughes confirms second season with Speedworks

Speedworks Motorsport's Corvette Z06R in action at Silverstone last season. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

British GT: Double-header for season opener at Oulton Park

Speedworks Motorsport driver Tony Hughes checks in with James Thompson at Donington Park yesterday. Picture: Matt Sayle Photography

TOURING CARS: Speedworks happy with Thompson test

Tony Hughes, behind the wheel of Speedworks Motorsport's Toyota Avensis, finsihed 21st in the second race at Silverstone.

TOURING CARS: Mixed fortune for Speedworks in race two at Silverstone

Speedworks Motorsport driver Tony Hughes.

TOURING CARS: Top 20 finish is encouraging start for Speedworks

Tony Hughes, 53, will be back behind the wheel of Speedworks' Toyota Avensis at Silverstone this weekend. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

TOURING CARS: Speedworks are proud of progress in maiden season

Speedworks Motorsport's Corvette returns to race action at Silverstone this weekend. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

BRITISH GT: Speedworks hope to sign off on a high

Tony Hughes, behind the wheel of Speedworks' Toyota Avensis, made history at Brands Hatch in April. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

TOURING CARS: Speedworks set for series return

Speedworks Motorsport's Corvette Z06R is back in action at Donington Park this weekend. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

BRITISH GT: Speedworks hope for better luck at Donington

Connor Behan in action at Cadwell Park on August Bank Holiday weekend. Picture: Glynne Lewis.

Superstock 600: Big weekend for Behan at Donington

Connor Behan, 19, was a race-winner in the Metzeler National Superstock 600 Championship at Brands Hatch on Sunday. Picture: Glynne Lewis.

Superstock 600: Brilliant Behan celebrates race win

Speedworks Motorsport's Corvette Z06R is part of a huge British GT field at Brands Hatch this weekend. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

British GT: Speedworks Corvette back in action at Brands

Speedworks Motorsport driver Tony Hughes races at Oulton Park last weekend. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

TOURING CARS: Speedworks to sit out Croft round

Speedworks Motorsport's Tony Hughes enjoyed his best weekend to date at Oulton Park. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

TOURING CARS: Success for Speedworks at Oulton Park

Tony Hughes, behind the wheel of Speedworks Motorsport's Toyota Avensis, finished 14th in Sunday's race two. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

TOURING CARS: Best finish yet for improving Hughes

Speedworks Motorsport's Tony Hughes equalled his best result of the season in Oulton Park's opening race on Sunday.

TOURING CARS: Season best result for Hughes

Speedworks Motorsport's Toyota Avensis, with Tony Hughes behind the wheel, starts tomorrow's first race from the back row. Picture: Tim Williams.

TOURING CARS: Speedworks car continues to improve

Tony Hughes continues to improve in the British Touring Car Championship round at Oulton Park on Saturday.

TOURING CARS: Hughes goes faster

Speedworks Motorsport driver Tony Hughes races at Oulton Park this weekend. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

TOURING CARS: Solid start for Speedworks

Widnes ace Paul O'Neill is hoping for a return to form at Oulton Park this weekend. Picture: Matt Sayle.

TOURING CARS: Neal tips champion to shine

Tony Hughes has not raced since the series' second round at Donington Park in April. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

TOURING CARS: Speedworks target steady progress

Northwich rider Connor Behan, 19, finished third at Thruxton on Monday. Picture: Glynne Lewis.

SUPERSTOCK 600: Podium joy for Behan

Howie Mainwaring, 24, failed to finish at Croft on Sunday. Picture: Glynne Lewis.

SUPERSTOCK 1000: Disappointment for Howie

Speedworks Motorsport's Corvette Z06R did not make the start line at Snetterton on Sunday. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

BRITISH GT: Frustration for Speedworks at Snetterton

Speedworks Motorsport's Corvette Z06R is back in action at Snetterton this weekend. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

BRITISH GT: Speedworks target points haul

Speedworks Motorsport's Corvette Z06R raced for the first time at Oulton Park. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

Speedworks pleased with Corvette debut

Anthony Reid behind the wheel of Chevron Racing's GR8 at Silverstone earlier this year. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

Northwich teams ready to take British GT bow

British F3 driver Jack Harvey (Carlin Motorsport) exits Oulton Park's Lodge Corner. Picture: Jakob Ebrey

Oulton Park hosts season's first major meeting

Tony Hughes had to retire his Speedworks Avensis in race three at Donington. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

Speedworks choose to take a break

Paul O'Neill, 31, was a happy man after standing on the podium at Sunday's BTCC opener. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

O’Neill makes fine start to BTCC campaign

Tony Hughes finished two of the three races on his BTCC debut at Brands Hatch. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

Happy Hughes scores maiden finishes

Lewis Adamson was a race winner in the Cheshire Kart Club Championship's second round.

Luck changes for race ace Lewis

Tony Hughes had only had limited time in his Toyota Avensis ahead of this weekend's BTCC opener. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

BTCC opener is fact-finding mission for Hughes

Paul O'Neill in action at Silverstone during the BTCC collective test on Thursday. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk).

O’Neill sets sights on BTCC race wins

Tony Hughes spent only limited time on track during Thursday's official collective test. Picture: Tim Williams (Excel-R8.co.uk)

Frustrating day for Speedworks on BTCC bow

Tony Hughes' profile will be raised on his debut in the British Touring Car Championship in 2011.

National television exposure for Knutsford driver

British Touring Car Championship director Alan Gow.

Knutsford driver part of record BTCC line-up

Oliver Webb, 19, battled tricky conditions in Barcelona this week.

Rain ruins Webb’s day

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