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Driver Profile:  Simon Braithwaite

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Being born within earshot of the Grand Prix circuit at Silverstone I was always going to have petrol in the veins, It proved correct!


I have competed in Rallies, Hillclimbs & Sprints since 1990. Cars used include various Mk1 & Mk2 Escorts, a BDA powered Caterham, Hawke DL11 Formula Ford, Lotus Eleven FWB , Alfa Giulia Ti & my current Escort Mk1 RS1600 Rally car.


I first joined the Classic Hillclimb class in around 2010 with the Lotus Eleven and have been a regular competitor ever since. I started the website to promote the championship in 2011 and its still going strong some 8 years later!.


My day job is testing prototype road vehicles. I am the Senior Manager of Vehicle Durability & Testing at Aston Martin Lagonda.

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