Restart Racing Secures Key Partnership with GEDORE Torque for the 2024 BTCC Season

Jun 18, 2024News, Restart Racing

Restart Racing is excited to announce a strategic partnership with GEDORE Torque, a leading provider of high-quality torque tools and solutions. This collaboration brings GEDORE Torque on board as an official supplier, ensuring Restart Racing has all the tools necessary to maintain its cars throughout the 2024 British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) season.

GEDORE Torque, renowned for its precision-engineered tools and expertise, aligns perfectly with Restart Racing’s commitment to excellence. This partnership strengthens the team’s ability to deliver consistent, high-performance results on the track.

Ben Taylor, Team Principal of Restart Racing, highlighted the importance of the partnership, stating, “We’re thrilled to have GEDORE Torque as a partner. Their tools are unmatched in quality and reliability, which is critical in motorsport. Their support ensures our team is well-equipped to maintain peak performance, helping us achieve our goals in the BTCC. This collaboration reflects our dedication to aligning with the best in the industry.”

Chris Smiley, one of Restart Racing’s drivers, also expressed his enthusiasm for the partnership, “Having the right tools makes all the difference in maintaining race-ready vehicles, and GEDORE Torque provides just that. Their precision equipment gives us the confidence that every adjustment is made to the highest standards, which is crucial when competing at the top level of motorsport.”

Simon Ogden, Head of Sales UK at GEDORE Torque expressed his delight at joining the team and the BTCC by saying “GEDORE Torque looks forward to a dynamic season with Restart Racing and Chris Smiley, we are excited about the opportunities this sponsorship will bring.”

The partnership represents a significant step forward for Restart Racing, underlining its commitment to quality and precision. GEDORE Torque’s support will play a pivotal role in the team’s success, ensuring that its cars receive the meticulous care required to excel in the BTCC.

About GEDORE Torque

GEDORE Torque, part of the GEDORE Group, is a global leader in torque tool manufacturing. With decades of experience, GEDORE Torque is dedicated to delivering precise, high-quality tools for automotive, aerospace, and industrial applications. The company prides itself on innovation, customer support, and helping teams achieve their goals through dependable torque solutions. For more information, visit

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