May 6, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Watson now heads the title chase in his Westland backed Douglas Motorsport Ginetta GT4.
Nineteen year old Andrew Watson this weekend moved one step closer to a championship title as he returned to top of the table in the Ginetta GT 4 Supercup. In action at Thruxton Circuit in Hampshire, the Douglas Motorsport driver began the weekend in fourth place following qualifying: “We went for a different strategy than what we would normally... [Read more...]
Watson in second place in the Ginetta GT4 Supercup, after an action packed weekend at Donington Park.
April 22, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Watson gathered another haul of championship points at Donington and is looking forward to Thruxton in May!
Nineteen-year-old Andrew Watson’s bid for the Ginetta GT4 Supercup title continued this weekend, with a wet and windy two days of action at Donington Park. The rain came thick and fast on Saturday, creating particularly difficult conditions for Watson, who finished fourth in qualifying. Despite this, the young driver managed to fight his way into... [Read more...]
Three podium finishes and a Championship lead for Watson after Ginetta GT4 Supercup opening weekend at Brands Hatch
April 1, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Watson on his way to a strong win in race one in his Westland Ginetta GT4. Image from Jakob Ebrey.
Nineteen-year-old Andrew Watson’s challenge for the Ginetta GT4 Supercup title got off to the best possible start this weekend when he won the first race and then followed that up with a second and third spot in the following two races at Brands Hatch in Kent. The three podium finishes across the weekend gives the young driver an impressive 93 points... [Read more...]
January 22, 2014 by P1 Digital
Watson is confident of a strong season in his second year in the class.
Douglas Motorsport is delighted to welcome the return of Andrew Watson for the 2014 Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup. Graduating as a race winner from the Ginetta Junior Championship in 2012, Tyrone native Watson showed his impressive pace right from the beginning of the 2013 season, with a front row start at round one in Brands Hatch. He made his podium... [Read more...]
February 13, 2013 by Paul Grogan
Andrew took a superb debut victory at Silverstone in 2012. Photo: Jakob Ebrey
Andrew Watson has today announced that he will compete in this year’s Ginetta GT Supercup series. Having enjoyed a very successful debut season racing in the British Ginetta Junior Championship, Watson has now chosen the Ginetta GT Supercup in a Ginetta G55 as the next step in his racing career. Watson made his mark early on in last year’s Junior... [Read more...]
February 8, 2013 by Paul Grogan
Douglas Motorsport were crowned Ginetta Junior Team Champions with Andrew Watson (left) and Niall Murray (right) in 2012. Photo: Jakob Ebrey
2012 Ginetta Junior Team Champions Douglas Motorsport have renewed their partnership with P1 Digital for the 2013 season. Led by Wayne Douglas, a former Formula Vauxhall Champion and leading driver coach, Douglas Motorsport quickly became one of the best teams in the Ginetta Junior Championship during 2012 despite being a rookie team to the series.... [Read more...]
November 3, 2012 by Paul Grogan
Andrew Watson enjoyed a very successful season in Ginetta Junior and is aiming to finish his season on a high at the Ginetta Junior Winter Series. Photo: Jakob Ebrey
Andrew Watson, one of the most impressive newcomers to the 2012 Ginetta Junior Championship is aiming to finish his 2012 season on a high as he enters the highly competitive Ginetta Junior Winter Series event at Rockingham. The annual event which has seen the likes of former Ginetta Junior Champion Seb Morris and Brands Hatch British Touring Car debutant... [Read more...]
October 24, 2012 by Paul Grogan
Douglas Motorsport had one of the strongest driver combinations in the championship earning them the Teams Championship title. Photo: Jakob Ebrey
On the back of a strong weekend in Silverstone where Andrew Watson claimed his maiden Ginetta Junior victory and championship contender Niall Murray returned to the podium in race two, Douglas Motorsport had a strong but not fully secure Ginetta Junior Teams Championship lead approaching the final weekend of the season in Brands Hatch. Despite being... [Read more...]
October 11, 2012 by Paul Grogan
Andrew Watson showed superb pace all weekend taking a fine maiden victory in race one. Photo: Jakob Ebrey
Coming from a disappointing weekend at the home circuit of his team Douglas Motorsport, Andrew Watson was keen to make another visit to the Ginetta Junior podium as he approached Silverstone, the penultimate weekend in the 2012 Ginetta Junior Championship. Having already visited the podium this season on three previous occasions, there is no doubting... [Read more...]
October 10, 2012 by Paul Grogan
Andrew Watson took a fine race 1 victory in Silverstone for Douglas Motorsport. Photo: Jakob Ebrey
Coming from a disappointing weekend at their home circuit in Rockingham just two weeks ago, Douglas Motorsport and their drivers Niall Murray and Andrew Watson were keen to move on and return to the podium in Silverstone. Having lead the Ginetta Junior Teams Championship for most of the season, they now found themselves having just slipped into second... [Read more...]