BTCC Tyres

Goodyear is making a return to UK motorsport by becoming sole tyre supplier to the popular racing series, British Touring Car Championship (BTCC). This will allow the company to showcase its newest tyre technologies on touring cars, saloons and hatchbacks. Joining BTCC also means reaching and engaging with sports car enthusiasts in the UK.





Goodyear and BTCC

BTCC Chief Executive, Alan Gow, commented that this is an ideal opportunity for Goodyear, considering its proud history in motorsport. He added that the brand has global racing experience, making it a strong partner for the future of this British championship.

Ben Crawley, Motorsport Director for Goodyear, agreed that this will provide a great opportunity for Goodyear to get close to the hearts of motorsport enthusiasts and that the brand is thrilled to be partnered with BTCC.



Tyre Compounds for 2021 Season

Where are they used at?


Silverstone, Brands Hatch, Snetterton, Croft, Oulton Park, Donington Park


Thruxton


Knockhill


Any circuit depending on weather conditions





Tyre Rules and Regulations

Drivers have the option to use soft and medium tyres at Snetterton, Croft, Oulton Park, Knockhill and Croft due to recent circuit resurfacing. Medium compounds will be used at Brands Indy, Silverstone, Donington and Brands GP - whilst hard is the only option for Thruxton. 









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