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Yugo Challenge

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Country England.png England
255px-Flag of Scotland.svg.png Scotland
Region UK
Inaugural season 1995
Drivers champion UK Flag.webp Jake Black
Current season 1995
Website supertouringsimracing.co.uk/

The Yugo Challenge is an entry level one-make, touring car racing series held each year in the United Kingdom, currently organised and administered by British Touring Car Online (BTCO). The championship currently runs on the support package of the British Touring Car Championship.

History[]

Current car[]

Since 1995, the championship uses Zastava Yugo 65.

  • Engine: 1.3L engine Weber twin barrel carburetor
  • Transmission:
  • Suspension: Front: ; Rear:
  • Brakes: ; Front: ; Rear:
  • Wheels:
  • Tyres:
  • Dimensions: 3,485 mm (137.2 in)
  • Wheelbase: 2,150 mm (84.6 in)
  • Capacities:
  • Weight: 825 kg (1,819 lb)

Circuits[]

Being a national championship, the BTCC has visited circuits throughout the United Kingdom over its long history. Currently the series visits eight different tracks in England and Scotland over the course of ten meetings. These tracks are: Birmingham Superprix, Brands Hatch, Donington Park, Thruxton Circuit, Silverstone Circuit, Oulton Park, Snetterton Circuit and Knockhill Racing Circuit.

Race format[]

  • 7:30PM GMT - Lobby Opens / Free Practice
  • 8:00PM GMT – Race

Points system[]

Current points system
Points are awarded to the top eight drivers in each race as follows:

Points system
 1st   2nd   3rd   4th   5th   6th   7th   8th 
12 10 8 6 4 3 2 1

Previous champions[]

UK Championship[]

Season Drivers' Champion
1995 UK Flag.webp Jake Black
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