WSR are pleased to announce the extension of the team’s partnership with chassis specialists Caged Laser Engineering ahead of the 2023 British Touring Car Championship season.
Formed in 2009, Caged Laser are one of the UK’s leading fabricators of high-quality FIA-certified rollcages, chassis and other structural components crucial in modern motorsport.
The operation from Ramstock, Somerset, provide a wide range of services include specialist machining, CNC folding, 3D scanning and laser cutting and have been utilised by customers in Formula 1, the World Rally Championship and the Le Mans 24 Hours previously.
The meticulous attention to detail employed by Caged Laser aligns perfectly with that of WSR; a philosophy that has resulted in 16 BTCC titles since 2009 for the team including the Manufacturers’ title last season – the first year of the partnership.
The three Team BMW 330e M Sports of Colin Turkington, Stephen Jelley and Adam Morgan plus the Laser Tools Racing with MB Motorsport 3 Series of Jake Hill will use components created by Caged Laser throughout the 2023 BTCC season.
The company’s branding will also appear on four cars.
The BTCC kicks off at Donington Park on April 22-23 and features a 10-round season at the UK’s best racetracks. Every race is shown live and uninterrupted on ITV channels in high definition.
Carl Mitchell, Sporting & Operations Manager, WSR, said: “We’re very pleased to extend this partnership with Caged Laser Engineering. The level of preparation and attention to detail they maintain as a company is reflected in their products and the components we will use on our BMWs in 2023 are of a very high quality. We look forward to representing them on the racetracks of the UK this year and aim to repeat our title success of 2022.”
Will Spirrell, Technical Sales Manager, Caged Laser Engineering, said: “We’re extremely pleased to extend our partnership with WSR; one of the most successful teams in the 60-plus year history of the British Touring Car Championship. Our title-winning association with WSR helped to raise our profile in the UK in 2022 and we hope for further success and even greater recognition this year.”