Provisional race dates for the MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) 2012 season have been posted.
The championship is sponsored by Dunlop Tyres and will commence on the weekend of March 31st to April 1st with a race at the world-famous Brands Hatch circuit near Dartford in Kent.
BTCC organiser Toca has then provisionally scheduled races for Thruxton in Hampshire (April 28th to 29th), Oulton Park in Cheshire (June 9th to 10th) and Croft in North Yorkshire (August 11th to 12th).
One round will also be taking place at Donington Park, although a date has not yet been set.
The business end of the season will then see drivers racing at Snetterton in Norfolk (August 11th to 12th) and Knockhill in Fife (August 25th to 26th), then Rockingham and Silverstone in Northamptonshire (September 22nd to 23rd and October 6th to 7th).
The last race of the season will be back at Brands Hatch on the weekend of October 20th to 21st, 2012.
Each of the ten rounds features three races.