OWEN DEVELOPMENTS AWARDED SUPPLIER CONTRACT EXTENSION FOR BTCC CONTROL TURBOS
Leading forced induction specialist Owen Developments (UK) Ltd has been awarded an extension to its existing contract with TOCA to supply the control-specification motorsport turbochargers and wastegates to the British Touring Car Championship.
The contract – first awarded in 2011 and now extended through until the end of the 2026 season – entails the supply and support of turbochargers and waste gates to the entire BTCC grid.
Owen Developments turbocharger units have delivered prodigious performance and reliability throughout all BTCC racing and testing activity over the last decade, while this latest extension will see the company contracted through the new Hybrid technology phase in the UK’s premier motorsport series.
Commenting on the contract renewal announcement, Owen Developments’ MD Lee Owen said, “Myself and everyone here at Owen Developments are extremely proud that we have retained our contract as the supplier of turbochargers and waste gates to a championship as prestigious and as high profile as the BTCC for a further 5 years.
“This new appointment sees us move forward into the new and exciting Hybrid era of the BTCC. This success is clear recognition of Owen Developments technical expertise and commitment to providing quality products and service to the BTCC. We look forward to this new chapter of our relationship with the BTCC.”