Meet the sponsors – Billy Barron, Barron Transport Services

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Published August 13, 2013

Written by: Ulster Grand Prix

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Proud Sponsor of the UGP Supersport Race

For 50 years, Billy Barron has been an avid Road Racing fan and in 2004 set-up the B.T.S. Racing team, starting off with riders Adrian McFarland and Cameron Donald, followed by Guy Martin in 2005, Les Shand in 2006/2007/2008 and Gary Johnston in 2009 at Macau. 

Billy and William Barron from Barron Transport with Jamie Hamilton and Noel Johnston, Clerk of the Course

Billy and William Barron from Barron Transport with Jamie Hamilton and Noel Johnston, Clerk of the Course

Barron Transport Services is a wholly owned family run business founded in 1970 by Billy Barron. In the 1980’s his wife Allison joined the company followed in the 1990’s by their two sons William and Alastair. There are currently 35 employees working in the company and they are located 1 mile from Belfast International Airport on the Dublin road.

B.T.S fleet consists of 30 vehicles varying from 38tons to 3.5tons and 30 trailers, delivering goods throughout Ireland, UK and Europe specialising in Air Cargo Transportation, Fully Trained 2 Man Furniture Delivery Teams, Warehousing & Storage and Vehicle Hire, Maintenance & Sales.

Whilst B.T.S Racing are having a break from competing at the moment whilst further developing the Transport Business, they have not ruled out a return to the paddock in the future and they wish the Organisers, Riders and all associates of the UGP a very safe and successful weeks racing.