Kieran Gallagher

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Kieran Gallagher
Nationality  British
Born (1990-03-10) 10 March 1990 (age 24)
2014 2014 Volkswagen Racing Cup for Team HARD
Debut season 2012
Current team Burnett Motorsport
Previous series
2013 BTCC

Kieran James Gallagher (born 10 March 1990) is a British racing driver who is currently competing in the 2014 Volkswagen Racing Cup With TeamHARD. In 2013, Gallagher competed in the British Touring Car Championship for the first time at Knockhill, driving for Team HARD in a Vauxhall Insignia NGTC.

Career[edit]

Gallagher gained his racing license in 2012,[1] and entered the Scottish Legends Cars Championship in June of that year.[2] In 2013, he remained in the series, but joined Burnett Motorsport.[2] In August of that year, Team HARD entered Gallagher in the Knockhill round of the British Touring Car Championship, driving one of the team's Vauxhall Insignia NGTC cars.[3] He stated that his aim was to achieve a top-18 finish.[4] He finished 22nd in race one, 20th in race two, and took 13th in the final race of the weekend.[5]

Personal life[edit]

Gallagher has two older brothers, and works as a Hydrographic Surveyor.[2]

Racing record[edit]

Complete British Touring Car Championship results[edit]

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position – 1 point awarded in first race) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap – 1 point awarded all races) (* signifies that driver lead race for at least one lap – 1 point awarded all races)

Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Pos Pts
2013 RCIB Insurance Racing Vauxhall Insignia BRH
1
BRH
2
BRH
3
DON
1
DON
2
DON
3
THR
1
THR
2
THR
3
OUL
1
OUL
2
OUL
3
CRO
1
CRO
2
CRO
3
SNE
1
SNE
2
SNE
3
KNO
1

22
KNO
2

20
KNO
3

13
ROC
1
ROC
2
ROC
3
SIL
1
SIL
2
SIL
3
BRH
1
BRH
2
BRH
3
28th 3

* Season in progress.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kieran Gallagher to make BTCC debut at Knockhill". TouringCarTimes. 6 August 2013. Retrieved 25 August 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "Kieran Gallagher". Burnett Motorsport. Retrieved 25 August 2013. 
  3. ^ Turner, Kevin (6 August 2013). "Team Hard to give Kieran Gallagher his BTCC debut at Knockhill". Autosport.com. Retrieved 25 August 2013. 
  4. ^ Mason, Dan (8 August 2013). "Q&A With BTCC's New Boy Kieran Gallagher". The Checkered Flag. Retrieved 26 January 2014. 
  5. ^ "2013 Drivers - Kieran Gallagher". Team-HARD. Retrieved 26 January 2014.