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Scottish Secretary gears up as touring cars come to Knockhill

Minister supports British Touring Car Championship event as title race comes to Fife

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The Scottish driver and BTCC title contender Gordon Shedden speaking with Michael Moore MP at Knockhill this weekend

The Secretary of State for Scotland Michael Moore attended the British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) event at Knockhill in Fife this weekend (Saturday 3 September).

He met the Scottish driver Gordon Shedden, currently lying in second place in the Championship table and Team Aon’s Tom Chilton, among other drivers.

The Knockhill event is a major race in the BTCC calendar and the weekend also saw races in different classes, including the Porsche Carrera Cup and the Ginetta GT Supercup.

Published 3 September 2011