Mid Season Q&A with Charlie Eastwood.

August 19, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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The former World Karting Champion is confident of a strong showing in the second half of the season.

This is your first year of racing in single-seaters after competing in karts, how are you finding the transition? Single-seater racing is really different to karting and, as a result, the transition between the two is very big. Many drivers say it’s the biggest transition between levels that you’ll experience in racing. The main differences you... [Read more...]

Promising Pace At Silverstone For Eastwood

August 18, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Despite showing impressive pace, luck was not on Eastwood's side at Silverstone

Despite showing tremendous pace at the latest round of the BRDC Formula 4 Championship, Charlie Eastwood was denied the results at the Silverstone round after a mixture of issues in rounds 13, 14 and 15 of the series. He was tapped into a spin in the first race of the weekend, fell victim to a tyre lottery in race two, and failed to make the grid for... [Read more...]

Points finish for Eastwood despite a challenging weekend at Silverstone

April 28, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Charlie Eastwood showed plenty of pace in his Douglas Motorsport machine, which bodes well for the rest of the season.

Northern Ireland racing driver Charlie Eastwood made his single-seater debut this weekend in the BRDC Formula 4 Championship. The race weekend begun superbly, with Charlie posting the second quickest lap time in three out of the four practice sessions on Friday. The young driver then went on to deliver a points finish in race three after a frustrating... [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS- Douglas Motorsport signs a World Champion for 2014 Campaign!

December 4, 2013 by P1 Digital  

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Both Douglas Motorsport and Eastwood are already Champions- can they add to this in 2014?

Douglas Motorsport have become the choice of champions recently as they announce the first of their 2014 BRDC Formula 4 Championship drivers. 2012 Rotax Max Karting World Champion Charlie Eastwood is set to make his car-racing debut with Douglas Motorsport in 2014. The Belfast based driver is no stranger to this team as Team Principal Wayne Douglas... [Read more...]

World First For Irish Karting

December 5, 2012 by Tony Gregory  

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Charlie Eastwood put himself in the history books as Ireland's first Karting World Champion winning the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Final in Portugal

Irish Motorsport is celebrating its second world championship in as many weeks, but it is Karting in the spot light this time through young Irish karter Charlie Eastwood becoming Ireland’s first Karting World Champion. The Belfast based 17 year old who attends Aquinas Grammar School was competing in the 125 max senior class at The Rotax Max Challenge... [Read more...]