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Airwaves Racing; Disappointing End To A Successful Season

17/10/11 - Airwaves Racing; Disappointing End To A Successful Season

Airwaves Racing ended the 2011 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season on a low yesterday after suffering another run of disastrous luck during the season finale.

Airwaves Racing Silverstone qualifying report

15/10/11 - Airwaves Racing Silverstone qualifying report

Airwaves Racing's Mat Jackson set the bar high during today's free practise and qualifying sessions at Silverstone in preparation for the 2011 season finale of the Dunlop MSA BTCC.

Airwaves Racing set for Silverstone showdown

12/10/11 - Airwaves Racing set for Silverstone showdown

Airwaves Racing are all set for the fight of their lives as they head to 'the home of British Motorsport' Silverstone for the season finale of the 2011 Dunlop MSA BTCC.

Airwaves Racing to run James Thompson in season finale

12/10/11 - Airwaves Racing to run James Thompson in season finale

Touring Car ace James Thompson will return to the BTCC for the final three races at Silverstone (16 October) as part of the Airwaves Racing team.

Home track glory for Airwaves Racing

02/10/11 - Home track glory for Airwaves Racing

A turn of fortune for the Airwaves Racing team as a return to form at local track Brands Hatch got their Championship Challenge back on track with two podiums and a top ten finish.

A family affair for Airwaves Racing at Dunton shakedown

29/09/11 - Tandy joins Motorbase in Porsche Carrera Cup

Nick Tandy, one of the most successful drivers in the Porsche Mobil1 Supercup and the Carrera Cup Germany, will join the Motorbase Performance team for the final four races.

A family affair for Airwaves Racing at Dunton shakedown

29/09/11 - A family affair for Airwaves Racing at Dunton shakedown

It was a family affair for Airwaves Racing this week as they were joined on track by father and son Phil and Alex Dowsett at Ford's official test track in Dunton, Essex.

Airwaves Racing set to get back on track at Brands Hatch

26/09/11 - Airwaves Racing set to get back on track at Brands Hatch

Airwaves Racing have put the frustrations of the last two rounds behind them and turned their attention to getting their Championship challenge firmly back on track.

A weekend to forget for Airwaves Racing

18/09/11 - A weekend to forget for Airwaves Racing

Airwaves Racing suffered cruelly at the hands of fate once again this weekend at round 8 of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship at Rockingham Motor Speedway circuit.

Airwaves Racing hoping to reclaim glory at Rockingham

15/09/11 - Airwaves Racing hoping to reclaim glory at Rockingham

Independent Championship leaders Airwaves Racing are aiming to close the gap at the top of the leader board in round 8 of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.

Airwaves Racing suffer Championship challenge set-back at Knockhill

13/09/11 - Airwaves Racing out in force at The Rock!

Airwaves Racing have confirmed that they will be fielding a third Mountune-powered Ford Focus ST for round 8 of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship at Rockingham.

Airwaves Racing suffer Championship challenge set-back at Knockhill

05/09/11 - Airwaves Racing suffer Championship challenge set-back at Knockhill

Airwaves Racing's Championship challenge suffered a set-back in Scotland following a weekend of hard knocks at Knockhill.

Airwaves Racing focus on Championship lead defence

30/08/11 - Airwaves Racing focus on Championship lead defence

Championship leaders Airwaves Racing cross the border this week to defend their 8 point lead at the top of the leader board in round 7 of the British Touring Car Championship.

Airwaves Racing saves the best 'til last at Snetterton

18/08/11 - The Day Job; Performance Ford feature

Performance Ford magazine recently caught up with current BTCC leader and Airwaves Racing driver Mat Jackson to find out how he spends his times off track.

Airwaves Racing saves the best 'til last at Snetterton

08/08/11 - Airwaves Racing saves the best 'til last at Snetterton

Airwaves Racing managed to turn their fortunes around this weekend at Norfolk's Snetterton circuit with lead driver Mat Jackson heading up the overall Championship.

Airwaves Racing; 99 problems but a cone ain't one!

04/08/11 - Airwaves Racing; 99 problems but a cone ain't one!

Hundreds and thousands of spectators are expected to head to Snetterton this weekend as Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship gets underway after the mid-season break.

Airwaves Racing's Mat Jackson tipped as the one to watch!

03/08/11 - Airwaves Racing's Mat Jackson tipped as the one to watch!

Airwaves Racing driver Mat Jackson has been named as the star of the BTCC season so far and hotly tipped as the one to watch by respected motorsport journalist Matt James.

Airwaves Racing prepare for Championship battle at Snetterton

02/08/11 - Airwaves Racing prepare for Championship battle at Snetterton

Airwaves Racing are finalising preparations ahead of the restart of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship at Norfolk's Snetterton circuit this coming weekend.

Mid-season interview with David Bartrum

02/08/11 - Mid-season interview with David Bartrum

As the Airwaves Racing team gear up for the restart of the BTCC at Snetterton, we catch up with Team Principal David Bartrum and ask him his thoughts on the season so far.

Airwaves Racing keep up the pace during mid-season break

27/07/11 - Airwaves Racing keep up the pace during mid-season break

Leading Independent team Airwaves Racing have been far from resting on their laurels for the past few weeks.

WIN the Ultimate VIP weekend with Airwaves Racing

18/07/11 - WIN the Ultimate VIP weekend with Airwaves Racing

Airwaves Racing have teamed up with our sponsors and The Sun.co.uk to offer one lucky winner and guest the ultimate VIP weekend to Round 6 of the BTCC at Snetterton.

An amazing six days for Motorbase Performance

28/06/11 - An amazing six days for Motorbase Performance

Croft is based on an old airfield, while the 14-mile Nordschleife is regarded as the toughest race track in the world. Within six days, Motorbase Performance was a winner at both.

Airwaves Racing Take Independent Championship Lead at Croft

19/06/11 - Airwaves Racing Take Independent Championship Lead at Croft

Airwaves Racing leave Croft as Independent Championship leaders after a spectacular weekend's racing action.

Airwaves Racing look to close Championship gap at Croft

15/06/11 - Airwaves Racing look to close Championship gap at Croft

Airwaves Racing have set their sights on closing the point's gap at top of the Championship leader board this coming weekend 18th and 19th June.

Airwaves Racing's challenging weekend rewarded with victory

05/06/11 - Airwaves Racing's challenging weekend rewarded with victory

Airwaves Racing leave Oulton Park after round 4 of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship on a high after a rollercoaster weekend.

Airwaves Racing head North to accelerate Independent Championship lead

31/05/11 - Airwaves Racing head North to accelerate Independent Championship lead

Airwaves Racing prepares to head North to Oulton Park for this coming weekend's highly anticipated 4th round of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.

WIN hot-laps with Airwaves Racing driver Mat Jackson!

23/05/11 - WIN hot-laps with Airwaves Racing driver Mat Jackson!

Airwaves Racing have teamed up with Mountune and Performance Ford Magazine to offer a truly once-in-a-lifetime prize that's not to be missed!

Airwaves Racing Increase Focus on Championship Challenge at Thruxton

01/05/11 - Airwaves Racing Increase Focus on Championship Challenge at Thruxton

Airwaves Racing secured another solid points finish to aid their 2011 Championship Challenge at this weekend's round of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.

Airwaves Racing Looking to Repeat History at Thruxton

27/04/11 - Airwaves Racing Looking to Repeat History at Thruxton

Airwaves Racing are hoping for a repeat performance of their last outing, which saw Mat Jackson clinch their first race win of the season.

Airwaves Racing Celebrate Maiden 2011 Victory at Donington Park

17/04/11 - Airwaves Racing Celebrate Maiden 2011 Victory at Donington Park

Airwaves Racing secured their first win of the 2011 Dunlop British Touring Car Championship after a weekend of dramatic results at Donington Park.

Airwaves Racing Head to Donington Park Looking to Fuel Championship Position

12/04/11 - Airwaves Racing Head to Donington Park Looking to Fuel Championship Position

Airwaves Racing head North to Donington Park as the second round of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship gets underway this coming weekend 16th and 17th April.

Airwaves Racing 'Kick Up A Gear' With Promising Title Challenge

04/04/11 - Airwaves Racing 'Kick Up A Gear' With Promising Title Challenge

Airwaves Racing's 2011 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship title campaign got off to a promising start at their home circuit, Brands Hatch.

Airwaves Racing Qualifying Report Brands Hatch Indy 2nd April 2010

02/04/11 - Airwaves Racing Qualifying Report Brands Hatch Indy 2nd April 2010

It was a bright start to the opening round of the 2011 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship campaign for the Airwaves Racing team at their local Brands Hatch circuit.

Airwaves Racing Hunting Home Track Victory

30/03/11 - Airwaves Racing Hunting Home Track Victory

Airwaves Racing are hoping to get their 2011 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season off to a spectacular start at their home track Brands Hatch this coming weekend.

Airwaves Racing Positive Following Pre-Season Testing

25/03/11 - Airwaves Racing Positive Following Pre-Season Testing

Motorbase Performance's preparations for the 2011 Porsche Carrera Cup stepped up a notch after taking delivery of six brand new 911 GT3 Cup cars.

Perfetti Joins Motorbase for Carrera Cup GB

17/03/11 - Perfetti Joins Motorbase for Carrera Cup GB

London-based Swiss racer Daniele Perfetti will contest the Porsche Carrera Cup GB this season with Motorbase Performance.

Porsche Carrera Cup Cars Arrive at Motorbase

12/03/11 - Porsche Carrera Cup Cars Arrive at Motorbase

Motorbase Performance's preparations for the 2011 Porsche Carrera Cup stepped up a notch after taking delivery of six brand new 911 GT3 Cup cars.

New Fleet of Porsche Carrera Cup GB Cars Released

12/03/11 - New Fleet of Porsche Carrera Cup GB Cars Released

The brand new fleet of cars for the 2011 Porsche Carrera Cup GB was released to the teams today (Friday 12 March).

Richardson Unveils Carrera Cup GB Campaign

03/03/11 - Richardson Unveils Carrera Cup GB Campaign

George Richardson will challenge for the pro-am1 title in this year's Porsche Carrera Cup GB, as he goes into his second full season with Motorbase Performance.

Parish Ready for Carrera Cup GB Campaign

03/03/11 - Parish Ready for Carrera Cup GB Campaign

Steve Parish says he can't wait to get back to racing for his second season in the Porsche Carrera Cup GB, when he will continue his partnership with Motorbase Performance.

Redstone Join Forces With Airwaves Racing

02/03/11 - Redstone Join Forces With Airwaves Racing

Airwaves Racing are pleased to welcome Redstone PLC to their British Touring Car campaign after confirming a two-year support partnership.

Airwaves Racing Test BTCC Ford for First Time at Brands Hatch

16/02/11 - Airwaves Racing Test BTCC Ford for First Time at Brands Hatch

AIRWAVES Racing boss David Bartrum says the development of their new Ford Focus British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) challenger is on schedule, following a productive test.

Bartrum Ready for Challenging Season in Carrera Cup GB

04/02/11 - Bartrum Ready for Challenging Season in Carrera Cup GB

Motorbase Performance team boss David Bartrum is thrilled to have signed the two most successful drivers in the championship for his squad in this year's Porsche Carrera Cup GB.

Caine Set for Porsche Carrera Cup GB Title Bid

04/02/11 - Caine Set for Porsche Carrera Cup GB Title Bid

Michael Caine is determined to make 2011 his season for title glory in the Porsche Carrera Cup GB.

Harvey and Motorbase Team Up for Carrera Cup GB

04/02/11 - Harvey and Motorbase Team Up for Carrera Cup GB

Tim Harvey will race for Motorbase Performance this season as he bids to defend his title in the Porsche Carrera Cup GB.

Bartrum Goes Back to His Ford Roots

23/01/11 - Bartrum Goes Back to His Ford Roots

In 2011, the Motorbase Performance team will break new ground by running Ford Focuses in the British Touring Car Championship.

Mat Jackson & Liam Griffin for Airwaves Racing

11/01/11 - Mat Jackson & Liam Griffin for Airwaves Racing

Airwaves Racing are pleased to announce that Mat Jackson will remain with the team for 2011, whilst the team target outright glory with their new Ford's in the BTCC.