Daniel Buxton

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Daniel Buxton
Nationality England English
BTCC record
Teams VLR
Drivers
championships
0
Wins 0
Podium finishes 0
Poles 0
Fastest laps 0
Debut season 2003
First win n/a
Best championship position 12th (2003)
Final season (2003) position 18th (1 point) Touring Class, 7th (38 points) Independents' Cup

Daniel Buxton (born 13 November 1977) is a British auto racing driver. In 2000 he was runner up in the Renault Clio Cup, winning the championship a year later in 2001 with the TSM Developments Team. He drove in the championship for a third year in 2002 for Mardi Gras Motorsport.

In 2003 he got a drive in the British Touring Car Championship for the Vic Lee ran Team Halfords in a Touring Class Peugeot 307. He joined the season at the half way point with his first race at round eleven at Croft. He replaced Carl Breeze who had gone to GA Motorsport. He finished seventh in the independents championship, eighteenth overall with one point.

From 2011, Buxton and fellow former BTCC driver Tom Ferrier formed Scuderia Vittoria, and entered a team in both the AirAsia Renault Clio Cup (4x Renault Clio Cup Cars) and the British GT (1x Ginetta G55, 1x Ferrari 458 Italia GT). At the conclusion of the 2011 season, the team had achieved 14 wins over both classes, in their debut season.

Racing record[edit]

Complete British Touring Car Championship results[edit]

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position - 1 point awarded in first race) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap - 1 point awarded all races) (* signifies that driver lead race for at least one lap - 1 point awarded all races)

Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 Pos Pts
2003 Team Halfords Peugeot 307 MON
1
MON
2
BRH
1
BRH
2
THR
1
THR
2
SIL
1
SIL
2
ROC
1
ROC
2
CRO
1

12
CRO
2

Ret
SNE
1

Ret
SNE
2

Ret
BRH
1

15
BRH
2

14*
DON
1

13
DON
2

15
OUL
1

14
OUL
2

Ret
18th 1

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Jim Edwards Jr
Renault Clio Cup
UK series champion

2001
Succeeded by
Tom Ferrier