Mat Jackson On Pole For Second Knockhill BTCC Race


Mat Jackson will start the second Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship race of the day from pole position at Knockhill.

The Motorbase Performance Ford Focus driver fought to second place in the opening race, passed by Rob Collard who won the 25-lapper for West Surrey Racing.

Gordon Shedden will join him on the front row of the grid after finishing fifth, while Rob Austin starts third ahead of race winner Collard and MG’s Andrew Jordan.

Sam Tordoff who finished fourth for WSR after a late charge will start sixth, while championship leader Jason Plato will start eighth after playing a canny game to evade trouble on his way to 23rd.

Race two grid:

PosDriverFinished R1
1.Mat Jackson2nd
2.Gordon Shedden5th
3.Rob Austin7th
4.Rob Collard1st
5.Andrew Jordan8th
6.Sam Tordoff4th
7.Colin Turkington10th
8.Jason Plato23rd
9.Andy Priaulx3rd
10Matt Neal6th