DEFENDING British Touring Automobile champion Colin Turkington says the winter circumstances might trigger chaos in season finale.
The four-time champ is on the cusp of successful a report fifth title as he appears to turn out to be probably the most profitable driver in BTCC historical past.
Colin Turkington is trying to win a report FIFTH championshipCredit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
The 38-year-old presently shares the report for probably the most quantity of BTCC drivers’ championships (4) with Andy Rouse.
However with one race weekend left of the season, Turkington is on verge of successful his third consecutive title.
Turkington feels one among his largest battles in his scrap for the title would be the winter climate inflicting chaos at Manufacturers Hatch Indy on November 14-15.
Talking to SunSport, the BMW driver stated: “I feel the most important speaking level would be the climate circumstances on the day.
“Who is aware of what that is going to throw at us.
“It is the shortest circuit we go to, and to squeeze 28 automobiles round there, all of us need the identical little bit of observe.
“So it will likely be a case of staying out of bother and selecting your battles.
“Mathematically there are 4 individuals who can win the championship, so on that race weekend I’m up towards these different three individuals.
“However everyone seems to be combating for one thing. Nobody will roll over, so staying out of bother can be a key half.”
BTCC title race: 4-way battle
1) Colin Turkington 309
2) Ash Sutton 300
3) Dan Cammish 284
4) Tom Ingram 275
Regardless of it being a possible report breaking title victory, Turkington says it might not outshine his earlier success in BTCC.
He added: “They’re all onerous in their very own methods, all of them deliver completely different challenges.
“I used to be utterly put by way of the ringer final 12 months, I received the championship on the penultimate lap of the final race of the season.
“It went utterly all the way down to the wire, it might break anyone to have to do this yearly, however you are keen in a position to do no matter it takes.”
Turkington who has received all 4 of his BTTC championships with the German giants was speaking at a BMW Driver Expertise at Donington Park.
Turkington can be out to keep away from chaos at Manufacturers Hatch