Will Powell completes 2023 BTCC field
Will Powell has completed the 2023 BTCC grid after being confirmed as the final member of the One Motorsport line-up.
Powell will embark on a first full season in the series after a part campaign with Team HARD last year, and will race the team’s third Honda Civic Type R alongside Josh Cook and Aiden Moffat. Fit British Touring Car Championship.
The race deal comes alongside Powell’s role as commercial director with the former BTC Racing squad.
“After a busy winter of change, I’m delighted to be driving for One Motorsport with Starline Racing this year,” he said. “We’ve been working hard behind the scenes to merge the touring car and sports car programmes over the winter and rebrand to One Motorsport.
“We’ve also welcomed partners like LKQ Starline, Castrol and Zovoo and so now it’s time to purely focus on going racing. It’s great to be working with experienced campaigners like Josh and Aiden, who I know I can learn from, and I’m looking forward to getting stuck in.”
Team owner Steve Dudman said he was pleased to add Powell to the driver line-up.
“We’re delighted to complete our line-up for the 2023 season,” he said. “Will has been working hard behind the scenes at One Motorsport and has become an integral part of the team in recent months. With Josh and Aiden alongside him, I’m sure he will dedicate himself to deliver his best on track this year.”