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Milner & Hayek resume McLaren DDP for 2021 with Rocket RJN in British GT4

On March 1, 2021, Posted by , In Driver News, With No Comments

The McLaren Driver Development Programme will resume this year with Team Rocket RJN now running both of the factory’s Intelligent Money British GT4 Championship entries. EDGE drivers, Katie Milner and Harry Hayek return after their DDP roles were confirmed but subsequently postponed by McLaren before 2020’s coronavirus-affected campaign began. Final…

Solid drive from Gamble in Asian Le Mans Series

On February 23, 2021, Posted by , In Driver News, With No Comments

Tom Gamble showed real pace and true merit of a future world class endurance driver throughout the Asian LeMans series which took place in Dubai and Abu Dhabi earlier this month. Re joining the Japanese based Aston Martin GT3 team, D’Station Racing, Gamble would share his Vantage GT3 with Bronze…

PEARSON TO TAKE SABBATICAL FROM RACING

On January 26, 2021, Posted by , In Driver News, With No Comments

British rising star Joel Pearson (JP Racing) will be taking time out from motorsport after recently being diagnosed with bone cancer, meaning he will miss this year’s race season. Pearson competed in the Ginetta Junior Championship for the last two seasons, securing a brace of podium finishes in 2020 with…

TOM GAMBLE TO STEP UP TO LMP2 WITH UNITED AUTOSPORTS

On January 20, 2021, Posted by , In Driver News, With No Comments

EDGE Sporting Management are delighted to announce that Tom Gamble will step up to LMP2 with United Autosports for the 2021 European Le Mans Series. Tom is the current ELMS LMP3 champion, after scoring three wins and four podiums in five races last year. In 2021, he will be racing…

Gamble to drive with D’station in 2021 Asian Le Mans Series

On December 16, 2020, Posted by , In Driver News, With No Comments

D’station Racing enters Asian Le Mans Series 2021 in Abu Dhabi D’station Racing has confirmed to enter Asian Le Mans Series for 2021 with the Aston Martin Vantage AMR GT3 start-ing on the first week of February. The driver line-up is Satoshi Hoshino as the team owner, Tomonobu Fujii from SUPER…

WILKINSON SET TO MAKE BRDC F3 DEBUT AT SILVERSTONE FINALE

On November 5, 2020, Posted by , In Driver News, With No Comments

Ginetta front-runner Jonny Wilkinson joins Fortec Motorsport for British F3 finale Ginetta GT5 Challenge title contender Wilkinson joins Fortec Motorsport for British F3 finale at Silverstone. Experienced tin-top front-runner ready to mix it with the best in UK’s premier single-seater category at the ‘Home of British Motorsport’ Fortec Motorsport are…

GAMBLE CLINCHES LMP3 EUROPEAN LEMANS CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE

On November 3, 2020, Posted by , In Driver News, With No Comments

United Autosports have been crowned European Le Mans Series LMP3 Teams Champions for the third time at the final round of the 2020 season in Portimao, Portugal. The three drivers of Tom Gamble, Wayne Boyd and Rob Wheldon also clinched the drivers title. The #2 car won the four-hour race…

STUNNING DRIVE FROM PEARSON IN RACE 3 AT SNETTERTON

On October 28, 2020, Posted by , In Driver News, With No Comments

R Racing’s Joel Pearson came into the weekend at Snetterton hoping to keep the momentum he gathered at Croft collating a solid haul of championship points. Qualifying saw the usual hive of activity occur in the short 20 minute session. Towing with teammates was crucial at Snetterton due to the…

GAMBLE TAKES PODIUM AT MONZA IN ELMS

On October 12, 2020, Posted by , In Driver News, With No Comments

The United Autosports prepared Ligier LMP3 car of Tom Gamble, Wayne Boyd and Rob Wheldon entered the penultimate ELMS race weekend with sights firmly set on a podium position to aid their hopes of clinching the ELMS LMP3 championship. The #2 Ligier JS P320 went into qualifying with Wayne Boyd…

SOLID POINTS HAUL FOR PEARSON AT CROFT

On October 12, 2020, Posted by , In Driver News, With No Comments

Leeds based teenager Joel Pearson came into his home race weekend at Croft circuit with his confidence high. With a new car sporting a ‘limited edition’ R Racing livery after Pearson’s huge accident two weeks prior, the teenager’s sights were firmly set on two strong points finishes. Qualifying saw the…