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9Jade Edwards

"Having watched the Clios ever since my father became Champion, I know the type of racing involved. It is very intense but I’m really looking forward to it and the paddock is just an immense place to be."


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Age 28
Nationality British
Lives Northampton
Occupation Driver Coach
Sponsors AC-Entertainment
Team MRM


  • Jade is the third generation of a Renault racing dynasty! Her father Jim Jnr was Renault 5 GT Turbo Champion in 1991 and Renault UK UK Clio Cup Champion in 2000. Her grandfather Jim Snr won the Renault 5 TS title in 1979!
  • She is also welll known for her role as an instructor on ITV celebrity show DRIVE in which she taught comedian Johnny Vegas to become a racing driver.
  • A lot of Jade's instructing work involves sitting as passenger in supercars (particularly McLarens) while their new owners drive them at speed on circuits in the UK and overseas.

Career Highlights

2017 Renault UK Clio Cup
Contested championship with Ciceley Motorsport. P16 in final standings. Best result: P8 at Silverstone which followed a breakthrough P10 at Rockingham. Eliminated from final two rounds at Brands Hatch by a large startline shunt.
GTs, Sports & Saloons
Biggest result was class victory in 2014 Hungaroring 12 Hours (part of 24H Series) sharing a Milltek Golf with Tom Onslow-Cole. Also won that year’s Race of Remembrance at Anglesey (same car/team-mate). A front-runner in Aston Martin GT4 Challenge and took an historic first win with sister Chloe. Selected as part of Aston Martin’s Academy (awarded to only 10 young drivers globally). Elsewhere led class in 2015 Barcelona 24Hrs with 2 hours to go in an Aussie V8 – only to hand over to a team-mate who then crashed the car!
Mazda MX5 Championship
2008 Various races in an MG ZR in the Dunlop Sport Maxx Championship
2006 9th outright in Ginetta Junior Championship with seven top 10 results from 12 races contested
Next Race > Brands Hatch Indy

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