July 4, 2022

Energy Maxed Racing have immediately introduced their intention to finish the remainder of the 2020 British Touring Automotive Championship, albeit with one automobile fairly than the same old two.

The Warwickshire-based group will subject considered one of their race profitable Vauxhall Astras for the remaining 7 rounds of the season, giving plenty of up and coming drivers the chance to familiarize yourself with the profitable front-wheel-drive equipment.

Mike Bushell shall be first up, piloting the Astra at Oulton Park and Knockhill, as a part of a growth programme the Warwickshire-based group have put along with the 2x Clio Cup UK Champion.

Bushell is not any stranger to the BTCC grid, having scored quite a few High-10 finishes over the previous few years, in addition to stepping in for Sam Tordoff in the course of the 2019 marketing campaign.

As an achieved motorsport engineer, having beforehand run Tordoff’s Honda Civic, Bushell shall be engineering the Astra for the rest of the 2020 season, additionally doubling up as driver coach, as Energy Maxed Racing look to subject plenty of extremely achieved British drivers all year long.

With Jason Plato confirmed for the 2021 season, in addition to all current group companions, the group are eager to make use of this 12 months as a possibility to recognise the abilities of plenty of drivers from the higher echelons of British motorsport, in addition to assist the championship by means of the hardest 12 months its ever confronted.

Group Principal Adam Weaver – “Our announcement initially of the season to briefly withdraw from the BTCC was, as we stated on the time, solely supposed to be for a number of rounds. After simply two rounds away from the paddock, and with the grid seemingly stronger than ever this 12 months, we merely couldn’t wait to step again into the combo. We’d prefer to thank all our followers for his or her assist, and we’re excited to get again out on observe and provide you with what you wish to see!”


Mike Bushell – “PMR have proved themselves as a power to be reckoned with since they began racing in 2015, and I’m excited to be working with them this season. Martin and his group have put collectively an incredible automobile, as confirmed by a number of race wins, and I’m trying ahead to each driving and engineering the automobile, in addition to working with the nice driver line up they’re placing collectively. I’ve had my eye on a few of the names for some time, and I believe this programme provides them a singular alternative to hawk a entrance operating automobile on the earth’s greatest racing collection.”