Ian Fortescue


Personal Information

Nationality
British

Employer
Self

Occupation
Farmer/ Retailer/Property Developer

Race Details

Personal Sponsors
FORTESCUES OF LICHFIELD

Best race finish
7th Oulton

Best Championship finish
9

Started racing in
Academy Championship

Date started racing
April 23, 2016

Favourite circuit
Donington

About Ian
56 Years old now fulfilling a lifetimes dream after finally making the time.

Top race highlight
Qualifying in 30th place for the 2016 Autumn trophy and finishing 14th in the race.

Racing achievements
Finishing all the 2016 academy races that I entered, and a lot higher up the field than expected!

Accomplishments outside of racing
Building a Caterham. Being part of 3 very different businesses.

Family
Married to the very supportive Helen. 2 daughters Charlotte and Emily.

What's the best thing about racing
The excitement of wheel to wheel racing on a level playing field, well actually on a circuit but you get what I mean!

Hobbies
Motor Racing. Renovating property.

Car Details

Car bodywork colour
Dark Blue

Car nose cone colour
Black

Car wings colour
Dark Blue

Ian Fortescue