Doug Christie


Personal Information

Nationality
British

Employer
Thompsons Solicitors

Occupation
Law firm

Race Details

Best race finish
6th

Best Championship finish
8th

Started racing in
Academy Championship

Date started racing
April 20, 2013

Favourite circuit
Silverstone

About Doug
From Scotland, now live in Kent. Car no. 19 - Mia's birthday. Saw first GP at Brands in 1976 (Hunt/Lauda). Stood on Paddock Bend for the famous crash

Top race highlight
Wining the Silver Sevens 2017 Donington race with a move on the last lap

Racing achievements
Securing 2nd in the Silver Sevens 2017 Championship with a last lap move at Silverstone - having started at the back of the grid.

Accomplishments outside of racing
Former athlete over 400 hurdles, & 110 hurdles. Former Kent county champion and still Dartford AC Club record holder. Still compete when not injured.

Family
Wife, 4 kids and 2 grandsons. Lindsey (35) was a better runner than me. Thomas (26) now back from Russia. Ewan (14) raced karts and Mia (9) very cute

What's the best thing about racing
Planning an overtake and then actually pulling it off and making up places from the back of the grid

Hobbies
Skiing and running. I manage the Dartford Harriers team - Southern Athletics League, promoted in 2013 and 2015, 2nd in Division 1 in 2016, 6th in 2017

Car Details

Car bodywork colour
Black/gold

Car nose cone colour
Black/gold

Car wings colour
Black

Doug Christie