A big shout out to year 8 student Sam W who won his first major cup event in Spain last month.
He drove superb all week and excelled in the race !!
P1 in qualifying
P1 in his heats
P1 in the final
The hard work practicing and dedication is certainly showing.
Sam’s current class in karting is X30 Junior the age for this class is between 12 to 15 , 125cc engine , he races at elite level in the UK and Europe with his team BMR .
The European championship starts next month in Spain then continues around Europe with 5 rounds (Italy, Belgium, Germany ) the UK championship starts in May and has 4 rounds. Around this the team tests / practices at various tracks to keep performance high.
Karting is the platform which all the current F1 drivers start from, racing at all the circuits where Sam competes at.
Hopefully with the support from his parents and dedication from Sam he can achieve his dream of becoming a future professional racing driver and champion!