BTCC 1992: Tin-top tearaways in the news
Twenty years ago an incredible BTCC finale made it into the national press. Kevin Turner looks back at that infamous Silverstone race with Tim Harvey, John Cleland, Steve Soper and Matt Neal
It's one of the most famous races in tin-top history. The 1992 British Touring Car finale on Silverstone's grand prix circuit had everything that epitomised the Super Touring era: manufacturers battling it out for supremacy, incredibly tight racing, and controversy.
The clash between Vauxhall's John Cleland and Steve Soper's BMW that helped Tim Harvey win the crown is what everyone remembers, but there was far more to the race than that.
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