August 25, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Andrew Watson at the wheel of his Douglas Motorsport Ginetta G55. Image from Jakob Ebrey.
Nineteen-year old Andrew Watson, from County Tyrone in Northern Ireland, remains in contention for the Ginetta GT4 SuperCup title after another weekend in action. The young driver sits in third place in the drivers championship, chasing down a 92 point lead enjoyed by race leader Charlie Robertson, with just three race weekends remaining. On Saturday,... [Read more...]
July 31, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Watson joins an exclusive list of Rising Stars, which includes Lewis Hamilton
Nineteen year old racing driver Andrew Watson has been invited to join the prestigious British Racing Drivers’ Club (BRDC) Rising Star Scheme, following in the footsteps of former BRDC Rising Stars including Lewis Hamilton. The BRDC Rising Star scheme acknowledges exceptional young talent amongst British and Commonwealth drivers under the age of 24,... [Read more...]
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...]
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...]
January 9, 2014 by P1 Digital
Woodhead and his new team were both impressed after their initial test.
Ginetta GT Supercup front runner Douglas Motorsport is delighted to announce 2013 Ginetta Junior Champion Harry Woodhead as its first signing for the 2014 Ginetta GT Supercup. Staffordshire-based 16-year old Woodhead, who dominated the first half of the 2013 Junior season, had his unbeaten winning streak brought to an end at Snetterton by the clever... [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...]