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4Jack McCarthy

“By entering the Renault UK Clio Cup I can learn all the top British circuits, perform in front of the huge British Touring Car Championship crowds, be seen on TV and gain experience about working with a world-famous car manufacturer. That will stand me in great stead for the future.”

www.jack-mccarthy.co.uk

All Teams
Age 18
Nationality British
Lives Bromley, Kent
Occupation Business Student
Sponsors Shandon Spa & Hotel, SAS International
Team Team Pyro

Biography

  • Jack is famous in the paddock for his footwear, whether it's his gold race boots or 'spiked' trainers.
  • Incredibly Jack started his first season in car racing (2017) more than four months before he could take his road driving test...
  • His home circuit is Brands Hatch.

Career Highlights

2017 Renault UK Clio Cup
P7 outright and highest placed rookie in debut season with Team Pyro. Took 2 podium results with P3 finishes, at Rockingham and Brands Hatch GP. Caused a sensation on his debut - his first ever car race - by qualifying on front row of grid (at Brands Hatch). Also set a fastest lap at Donington Park
2016
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2010
Karting
Emerged as a leading name in British and international circles. Biggest achievements included: CHAMPION 2016 Rotax ‘O Plate’ and British Super 1 Championship; CHAMPION in 2015 in both British and European Rotax Junior classes. Also won 2015 Dubai ‘O Plate’ title; 2nd in Rotax Winter Cup in Spain; winner of France’s Euro Max opener. This followed strong results in his early years in both Cadet and then Rotax Mini Max categories.
Renault UK Clio Cup
  • Current Position

    7th
  • Points

    200