Dan Zelos 2017 Dan Zelos - Renault UK Clio Cup Driver

45Dan Zelos

“I was really beginning to get to grips with the championship in the latter stages of 2016. Although we never seemed to have much luck on our side that toughened me up mentally and I feel much more positive going into my second season.”


All Teams
Age 19
Nationality British
Lives Dereham, Norfolk
Occupation Student (6th Form)
Sponsors Evergreen Tyres
Team WDE Motorsport


  • Dan keeps fit by playing in a local mid-week five-a-side football league
  • He finished his graphic design course as a sixth form student at Dereham College in July 2016 – now he’s hoping to graduate to the Norwich University of Arts

Career Highlights

2016 Renault UK Clio Cup
18th outright with Ciceley Motorsport. Best result: 7th (at his home circuit of Snetterton). Also had 4x top 6 qualifying performances – his best a 3rd for round 2 (Brands Hatch Indy).
Ginetta Juniors
Winter Series in 2013 & 2014 (runner-up in second of these with JHR Developments). Also contested full 2014 and 2015 seasons with JHR. 4th both seasons. 2 race wins in 2014 and highest points-scorer in second half of season.
Progressed through Formula Kart Stars to become a top name in Mini Max category. Won Open Plate title at Rowrah in 2013 and was runner-up in equally high-profile Kartmasters GP Plate finale at PF International.