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12Brett Lidsey

"I believe anything is possible in terms of results – qualifying is an area I’d like us to work on, but we showed in just three outings in 2017 that in a race situation we were able to make places and get in among the top ten."

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Age 27
Nationality British
Lives Northfleet
Occupation Escalator installer
Sponsors Lift Out Ltd
Team MRM

Biography

  • Brett is something of a petrolhead... he also owns a much modified V8 450bhp BMW M3 and loves taking it around Germany's legendary 14-mile Nurburgring circuit. His best lap time to date there is 7m52s!!!
  • His full-time job is installing lifts/escalators for the family business - these have included many of those inside Heathrow's Terminal 5 and the new Olympic Stadium.

Career Highlights

2017 Renault UK Clio Cup
Contested three events (Thruxton, Silverstone & Brands Hatch GP) for new team MRM Racing. Best results: 2x P9 (Silverstone & Brands Hatch). Best quaifying: 2x P7 (both at Silverstone). Also finished 4th in Clio Cup Benelux championship thanks to 4 wins and a 2nd place all in one weekend at Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium!
2016
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2014
BARC Michelin Clio Cup Series
Championship runner-up in 2016 to James Dorlin with 3 race wins and 10 more podium results from 15 races with the MRM team. Took title fight down to the final round. Finished 5th in 2015 and 7th in 2014.
2013
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2012
Cannons Motorsports Tin Tops
Won T3 class (up to 1600cc) in 2013 in a Ford Fiesta ST and ‘Best Newcomer’ trophy in 2012. Races took place at Brands Hatch, Lydden Hill and Snetterton.
2011
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1997
Motocross
Competed in events across the South East until being advised by doctors to stop after two operations to fix a dislocated shoulder.
Next Race > Brands Hatch Indy

April 6/7

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Renault UK Clio Cup
  • Current Position

    13th
  • Points

    80