Colin Turkington second in British Touring Car series after Thruxton

Colin Turkington
Colin Turkington has twice won the British Touring Car title

Northern Ireland BMW driver Colin Turkington lies second in the British Touring Car series after scoring solid points in all three races at Thruxton.

The Portadown driver was seventh in race one, fifth in Sunday's second race and fourth in the day's final event at the Hampshire circuit.

The 33-year-old is eight points behind championship leader, Honda driver Gordon Shedden, after three rounds.

Shedden, Jason Plato and Adam Morgan were the race winners.

Defending champion Turkington will be hoping to further improve his position at the next round at Oulton Park on 7 June.

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