topheader_ladell.jpg Charles Ladell - Renault UK Clio Cup driver

32Charles Ladell

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Age 21
Nationality British
Lives Bury St Edmonds
Occupation Apprentice Heating Engineer
Sponsors SHL Maintenance
Team WDE Motorsport



  • He tested a British Touring Car when aged just 15 - Motorbase’s Ford Focus for winning the Ford Fiesta Junior crown in 2012

  • He debuted in the Clio Cup in 2014 with WDE Motorsport but has switched to 2014 runner-up and now BTCC racer Josh Cook’s new Cooksport squad for 2015


Career Highlights

2014 Renault UK Clio Cup
Debuted at Oulton Park with WDE Motorsport
11th overall
Finished every race
Best result: 4th (Snetterton)
BRSCC Ford Fiesta Championship
Won Junior title in 2013 with 10 class wins
Contested opening four 4 rounds (was twice 3rd) before switching to Clio Cup
2011 SaxMax Championship
Won ‘Rookie’ title in first year of car racing
Club-level; Minimax category
Achieved numerous wins, podiums, fastest laps etc.