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Nicolas Hamilton targets British Touring Car seat

Nicolas Hamilton on the grid with father Anthony ahead of the 2012 Indian Grand Prix Sutton Images Enlarge Nicolas Hamilton - younger brother of 2008 world champion Lewis - has announced he hopes to return to racing as early as next season as the first disabled driver to compete in the British Touring Car Championship (BTCC). Hamilton was born with cerebral palsy but made his racing debut in 2011 as part of the Renault Clio Cup, a BTCC support series, in a specially-modified car and despite having no previous racing experience. He competed in 16 races in both 2011 and 2012 before making an encouraging start in last season's European Touring Car Cup, though he had to withdraw before the...
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