Restart Racing and Halo Partnership for BTCC 2024

Sign up for our weekly email to stay on top of the latest news and insights!

Restart Racing has announced a strategic partnership with Halo By Orthene, a top manufacturer of high-quality brake fluids, for the 2024 British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) season. This collaboration will involve Halo supplying specialized brake fluids for Restart Racing’s Cupra Leon BTCC cars, enhancing their performance and safety.

Key Highlights:

  • Strategic partnership with Halo By Orthene for the 2024 BTCC season.
  • Halo will supply specialized brake fluids for Restart Racing’s Cupra Leon cars.
  • The collaboration aims to enhance performance and safety on the track.
  • Halo is known for excellence and innovation in automotive braking technology.

Chris Smiley, a driver for Restart Racing, expressed his excitement, stating, “I’m really excited about our partnership with Halo. Reliable and efficient braking systems are essential in racing, and with Halo’s brake fluids, we’re geared up for an edge in performance. This technical support is key to continuing to push our car to its limits safely and effectively.”

Ben Taylor, Team Principal of Restart Racing, also highlighted the significance of the collaboration, saying, “Working with Halo this season is a significant advantage for us. Their expertise in brake technology will be invaluable in optimizing our cars for the challenges of the BTCC. This partnership not only enhances our technical capabilities but also strengthens our commitment to maintaining top performance throughout the season.”

Andrew Banham, Marketing Manager of Halo By Orthene, stated, “We are delighted to add Restart Racing to our Motorsport portfolio. We are excited by their plans within the BTCC and we’re confident that we will be able to assist them in making their way up the grid in 2024 and beyond. The BTCC provides us with a great platform to promote Halo and our Halo P1 fluid in the UK market and we’re looking forward to working with the Restart Racing team to maximize this opportunity.”

The alliance with Halo underscores Restart Racing’s dedication to using cutting-edge technology and industry-leading expertise to achieve success in motorsport. This partnership is a testament to both organizations’ commitment to excellence and continuous improvement.

About Halo By Orthene

Halo specializes in the engineering and manufacturing of the world’s most advanced automotive brake fluid, Halo P1, for competitive motorsport and high-performance vehicles. As the only brand to produce their own fluid, they are uniquely positioned to provide their customers with technical support. For more information, visit

Subscribe Today!

Sign up for our weekly eNewsletter and get a free copy of BrakeLine, our quarterly digital magazine.

The Brake Report
The Brake Report

The BRAKE Report is an online media platform dedicated to the automotive and commercial vehicle brake segments. Our mission is to provide the global brake community with the latest news & headlines from around the industry.