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New season May 2020
BVTCC is World Series Racing blue ribbon series. Running since 2012, the series features all the formats, rules and set-up of the real world series it is based on.
Running over ten events, drivers can take part individually or as a team.
We use the Next Gen Mod Teams NGTC mod which we are a proud to be partners with.
BVTCC runs with slightly more control and regulation than our normal series but looses none of our social focus. Most of our competitors are true BTCC fans.
Friday Nights from 21:00 (UK)
Quali - 15 mins
Race 1 - quali grid
Race 2 - R1 result grid,
Race 3 - R2 random
BVTCC is open to WSR members via application
Entry is at admin discretion to ensure excellent standards
WSR standard rules apply with additonal BVTCC regulation below
MOD distributed only to entrants
1.1 - Entry Criteria
BVTCC is a "Prime" series. It is open to all WSR members via application however admins will only award entry to members that demonstrate the ability to race clean and fairly in cup competitions as well as embrace the community ethos of WSR.
Successful entries can choose to run solo or as part of a two car team.
Entry application will be available on this page once open.
1.2 - Car selection
Drivers have a choice of six car models from the NGMT and S397
BVTCC caps vehicle selection to ensure grid variety so not more that 30% of the grid is of one type. As such second choices made be requested for car selection
Once selected, you must run that car for the full or remainder of the season depending when you joined.
Teams must run the same car for both drivers
1.3 Custom livery
Drivers are encouraged to use custom livery however skin transfer is not enabled on the BVTCC server. Skins must be sent to admins prior to joining for addition to the custom mod.
Members take a lot of pride in their designs so we ask that custom BVTCC designs are approached in similar manner.
Two car teams are required to run similar base design although sponsors, accent or highlight colours can vary.
2.1 Season Structure
There are 10 events per current season.
A drop score for a drivers lowest scoring event is applicable from event 1 to 9 and applied to standing prior to the final round.
2.2 Event format
Each event consists of
2.3 Race grids
The points system is 20-17-15-13-11-10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 for the top 15 finishers.
Single bonus points are awarded for fastest laps and leading laps during races.
3.1 Series rulebook
WSR's standard rules and driver handbook applies as normal with the further additions.
3.2 Success Ballast
Drivers that are successful must carry ballast (additional weight) in their cars. Ballast is given to the top ten runners in the following allocations:
1st: 60kg, 2nd: 54kg 3rd: 48kg, 4th: 42kg, 5th: 36kg, 6th: 30kg, 7th: 24kg, 8th: 18kg, 9th: 12kg, 10th: 6kg
3.3 Tyre Compounds
Drivers are no longer required to specify before qualifying, the race in which they will use their ‘Option’ tyre. Instead, they will be free to make their choice during the course of the race event.
Soft: Brands Hatch Indy, Silverstone National, Silverstone International and Brands Hatch GP - with Medium compound being the 'Standard'
Medium: Knockhill, Oulton Park – with the Soft compound being the ‘Standard’ tyre
The Hard compound tyre is the sole dry tyre to be used at Thruxton.
The Medium compound tyre is the sole dry tyre to be used at Donington Park.
All three tyre compounds are to be used at both Croft and Snetterton.
A stewarding panel is available on all WSR "Prime" championships. Drivers who feel their event was unfairly affected due to an incident can log an incident request via the "members Tools" menu.
Stewards have number of options at their disposal and may decide to award penalty.