Sam Brabham

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Sam Brabham
Born (1994-08-14) 14 August 1994 (age 20)
Slough, England, UK
Related to Sir Jack Brabham (grand father)
David Brabham (father)
Lisa Thackwell (mother)
Geoff Brabham (uncle)
Gary Brabham (uncle)
Mike Thackwell (uncle)
Matthew Brabham (cousin)
British Formula Ford Championship
Years active 2013
Teams JTR
Starts 27
Wins 0
Poles 0
Fastest laps 0
Best finish 4th in 2013
Previous series
2013
2013-14
British Formula Ford Championship
MRF Formula 2000 Challenge

Samuel Brabham is a British/Australian racing driver. Brabham is a third-generation racing driver; he is the son of David Brabham, nephew to Geoff Brabham, Gary Brabham, Mike Thackwell, and the grandson of three time Formula One World Champion Sir Jack Brabham. He is also the cousin of Matthew Brabham.[1]

Career[edit]

He started off in karts in 2011 aged 16 [2] and quickly proceeded to the British Formula Ford Championship[3] in 2013 finishing fourth in the championship and second in the scholarship class. He joined the MRF Formula 2000 Challenge in late 2013 [4] for his first taste of 'wings & slicks' formula finishing ninth for the series.

Career results[edit]

Season Series Position Car Team
2013 British Formula Ford Championship 4th Mygale M13-SJ/Mountune Ford JTR
2013 British Formula Ford Championship - Scholarship Class 2nd Mygale M13-SJ/Mountune Ford JTR
2013-14 MRF Formula 2000 Challenge 9th Dallara Formulino - Renault MRF

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.motorsportmagazine.com/race/sam-brabham/ Motorsport Magazine 17 May 2013. Retrieved 4 November 2013
  2. ^ http://www.speedcafe.com.au/2011/04/28/sam-brabham-continuing-racing-dynasty/ Speedcafe 28 April 2011. Retrieved 4 November 2013
  3. ^ http://www.speedcafe.com/2013/04/04/sam-brabham-makes-his-mark-in-england/ Speedcafe 4 April 2013. Retrieved 4 Nov 2013
  4. ^ http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/110788 Autosport.com 22 October 2013. Retrieved 4 November 2013

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