Douglas Christie


Personal Information

Nationality
British

Employer
Thompsons Solicitors

Occupation
Law firm

Race Details

Best race finish
8th

Started racing in
Academy Championship

Date started racing
April 20, 2013

Favourite circuit
Silverstone

About Douglas
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
7th place on the grid in the wet at Silverstone

Racing achievements
Just having great fun in the midfield battles. Sometimes get a good start - but only occasionally

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 1 grandson. Lindsey (33) was a better athlete than me. Thomas (25) was living in Russia. Ewan (13) raced karts and Mia (7) very cute

What's the best thing about racing
Planning an overtake and then actually pulling it off.

Hobbies
Skiing and running. I manage the Dartford Harriers team - Southern Athletics League, promoted in 2013 and 2015, Division 1 runners up in 2016

Car Details

Car bodywork colour
Vintage green

Car wings colour
Green

Douglas Christie