News Archive for 2015

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Here you can find all the latest news about Owen Developments, from new products to how our sponsored drivers are getting on. New articles are added weekly so keep an eye out!


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26 October 2015
Gordon Shedden of Honda Yuasa Racing has been crowned Champion of the Owen Developments boosted 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car. After producing a sensational drive in the final race of a dramatic season it was a contest that saw title rival Jason Plato surge into a commanding lead after Matt Neals Honda slid wide at Paddock Hill Bend on the opening tour. This meant Shedden had to finish in at least sixth position to claim the championship...…
29 September 2015
It�??s that time of year when all the race series are holding their final rounds and the Championship winner emerges, and this month there have been a lot of Owen Developments boosted winners emerging! (and a couple of records broken for good measure too!)…
25 August 2015
August has been a strong month for the Owen Developments sponsored teams and drivers, wins across the UK and around the World!…
06 August 2015
06 July 2015
This weekend saw Drift Allstars head to Scandinavia for the Swedish Drift Grand Prix while the Irish Drift Championship invited drifting royalty to Mondello Park for Global Warfare. Would James Deane regain the lead in the Drift Allstars standings and would Jack Shanahan be able to capitalise on his absence and cut his lead in the IDC?…
29 June 2015
The weekend saw the Owen Developments boosted BTCC back in action at Croft before their summer break, MINI Challenge were at the Brands Hatch Mini Festival as well as Owen Developments supported truck racing making their annual trip to the Nürburgring.…
17 June 2015
Another weekends racing and more silverware for Owen Developments boosted drivers, in the UK and in the Americas.…
08 June 2015
While Owen Developments were at the Performance Vauxhall Show exhibiting, Owen Developments turbochargers were winning on both sides of the Irish sea! Let's see how the British Touring Car Championship and Irish Drift Championship went for the Owen Developments uspported drivers...…
20 May 2015
Xona Rotor has implemented a new variable preload angular contact bearing system to the XR product line. The two most common methods to create preload are mechanical or by spring force. The mechanical method requires very tight axial tolerances to be held between opposing inner races and opposing outer races. Implementing a purely mechanical preload system in a turbocharger presents a challenging environment for such a system.…
22 April 2015
Quite a start to the season for Owen Developments boosted teams and drivers; victories all over the UK as well as in the United States and a new record as well for good measure! Here are the highlights from the British Touring Car Championship, British Drift Championship, Indy Lights and Festival of Power at Santa Pod.…
09 April 2015
So, what's so special about Xona Rotor Turbochargers? Xona Rotor has implemented innovative features in its XR line of performance turbochargers to enhance performance and durability. Among them is Xona's proprietary variable-preload ball bearing cartridge system. Traditional bearing systems with insufficient preload can experience ball sliding and scuffing at high shaft speeds, leading to fretting of the bearing races and short bearing life....…
23 March 2015
We are pleased to announce that Owen Developments will be supplying the Indy Lights Series with turbochargers from the 2015 season. Indy Lights is the final rung in the American single-seater ladder known as the Mazda Road to Indy, feeding drivers into the premier IndyCar Series. …
12 March 2015
We are proud to announce that Owen Developments have joined the British Drift Championship for the 2015 season as a Series Partner.…
06 March 2015
Hose clamps are definitely one of the accessories that people scrimp on which can lead to expensive damage and failures. If a boost pipe blows off, suddenly the turbo has no resistance and will rapidly damage itself by overspeeding; your turbo will not appreciate sudden and unexpected trips over 250,000rpm plus!…
27 February 2015
We receive a lot of calls from people looking for help with their prized project cars, but we rarely get to say, 'You have a classic 1966 MGB GT you're building to FIA GT3 specification? And you're aiming for the Nürburgring street-legal car lap record?' Needless to say, our attention was piqued.…
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