|Team Manager||Luke Warr|
|Team Principal||Luke Warr|
BLG Racing is new to the Clio Cup in 2018 as is driver (and team chief) Luke Warr. The Suffolk set-up has previous success in club-level motor sport (sprints and pick-up trucks) and is a great example of how a small operation taking advantage of the Clio Cup's accessible nature to further its ambitions at a semi-professional level.
|Team Manager||Daniel Rowbottom|
|Team Principal||Kevin Rowbottom|
|Telephone||+44 (0)1562 827263|
Former karting star Daniel Rowbottom has gone it alone for 2017 with his own DRM squad but do not be fooled... the outfit, with strong backing from global automotive brand Cataclean, has the capability to challenge for wins and the title (something Rowbottom says he is only interested in after showing some great speed in his debut season in 2016).
|Team Manager||Dave Hayes|
|Team Principal||Jeff Alden|
|Telephone||+44 (0)203 890 4778|
The new team on the block! And the early signs are that it wll be immediately competitive with former BTCC racers Michael Epps and Andy Wilmot plus Aaron Thompson all setting competitive times in official pre-season testing. Managing the outfit is Dave Hayes who was instrumental in the TCR team's title-winning years in Clio Cup in years past. Team boss Jeff Alden has also forged an association with BTCC team Power Maxed Racing and one of its drivers, Senna Proctor.
|Team Manager||Mike Ritchie|
|Team Principal||Mike Ritchie|
|Telephone||+44 (0) 7759 437181|
MRM is headed by Mike Ritchie, a respected race engineer from the multiple title-winning Team Pyro concern. 2018 marks MRM's first full season in the UK Clio Cup with driver Brett Lidsey who was competitive for the team in three outings in 2017 and, returning for her second full season, Jade Edwards. The team is definitely on the up having also won the inaugural Clio Cup Junior title in 2017...
|Team Principal||Mark Hunt|
|Telephone||+44 (0)1455 847774|
The most successful team in UK Clio Cup history with eight drivers' titles in the past ten seasons (2008 Ben Winrow; 2009 Phil Glew; 2010 Dave Newsham; 2012 Jack Goff; 2013 Josh Files; 2014 Mike Bushell; 2015 Ashley Sutton; 2017 Mike Bushell). For 2018 it has also renewed its partnership with reigning BTCC champion team BMR (to run one of its Academy youngsters Bradley Burns). It will also be looking to retain its Entrants Trophy crown.
|Team Manager||Paul Rivett|
|Team Principal||Wayne Eason|
|Telephone||+44 (0)1233 647401|
WDE has been a major force in the UK Clio Cup since coming into the championship in 2014, having mounted a serious bids for both the drivers' and teams' titles every season. For 2018 it expands to six cars - the biggest line-up of any team - and, having come close in 2017, will be even more determined to wrestle the Entrants Trophy title away from Team Pyro.
|Team Manager||Richard Colburn|
|Team Principal||Richard Colburn|
|Telephone||+44 (0)1444 480170|
After several seasons away, the highly respected Westbourne name returned in 2017 and was twice a winner with exciting young newcomer James Dorlin. Westbourne has retained his services for 2018 as well as those of former championship runner-up James Colburn. With strong support from some high profile sponsors, too, this could be its best chance yet of winning the prestigious Clio Cup title for the first time.