10 things we learned from the BTCC opener

10 things we learned from the BTCC opener

New cars, new teams, new rivalries, and new stars in the making. MATT JAMES details the key points we took away from the first round of the 2016 British Touring Car Championship at Brands Hatch

The jury is still out on the destination of this season's British Touring Car Championship, but we are a lot closer to building a picture of who is hot and who is not in the series this year after the opening three races at Brands Hatch last weekend.

We have picked out 10 lessons we have learned from the first skirmishes of the season and point to some likely storylines to follow over the course of the next 27 races. From new cars and young chargers, there are plenty of things that will make an impact on the year ahead.

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