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10Ant Whorton-Eales

"220+ bhp, slicks, live on ITV4 and bumper-to-bumper racing! Who doesn't want to be part of that?"

www.awemotorsport.com

All Teams
Age 22
Nationality British
Lives Lichfield, Staffs
Occupation Haulage/Car Restoration
Sponsors South Staffs Freight Terminal
Team JamSport Racing

Biography

 

  • Ant’s racing hero is Jason Plato, the Renault UK Spider sportscar title-winner in 1996 and double British Touring Car champ

  • Ant’s passion away from the track is restoring classic cars

  • Ant also holds an HGV Class 1 truck driver’s licence

  • His parents both used to race stock cars on the ovals

  • He also owns a horse

  • His home circuit is Donington Park

Career Highlights

2012
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2015
Renault UK Clio Cup
Westbourne Racing in 2012. 8th overall with 2 podium results. 2013-14 with SV Racing. 7th overall in 2013 with 1 win and 3 more podiums. 4th in 2014 with 6 podiums and 2 pole positions. 3rd overall in 2015 with SVR then the new Maximum Motorsport team. 6 pole positions, 4 race wins plus 8 more podium results. One of 3 drivers (others were Ashley Sutton & Ash Hand) to take title race to final rounds.
2011 Mini Challenge
Won ‘Club Class’ with 16 wins from 19 races. Also Contested final 4 UK Clio Cup rounds with SVR. Always in top 8. Best Result: 4th.
2010
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2009
Saxmax
2010 CHAMPION with 7 races, 2 more podiums, 5 pole positions, 1 fastest lap.
2008
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2006
Junior Ministox (ovals)
National championship runner-up in 2008. Still occasionally competes in ‘senior stocks’.
Next Race > Brands Hatch Indy

April 1/2

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Renault UK Clio Cup
  • Current Position

    1st
  • Points

    430