Great news! Rob Wilson, our young contender for the British Junior Rally Championship, joins the Motorsport UK Academy squad 2019. He underwent a stringent selection process - detailed in the news article, 2019 Motorsport UK Academy drivers selected.
Rob was the only junior and one of 2 rally drivers selected to become part of the next generation of 16 promising UK drivers to benefit from the coveted development programme.
He will be supported as he progresses in his sport with a workshop scheme tailored to his needs. This will ensure Rob builds on the lessons he learns in competition and off the track, with help from the Motorsport UK team and coaches.
Thrilled to join the 2019 Motorsport UK Academy Squad
We spoke to Rob who says: “I am thrilled to be a part of the 2019 Motorsport UK academy squad! This is great news for the whole team as this will boost the support I receive and raise our profile.
“The first meeting is 27th July at Aston Martin. This is a great opportunity and I will do my best to make is as valuable and as profitable for the whole team as I can.
“We are really happy with how this year is shaping up and it is brilliant to have you guys onboard!”
We are so impressed Rob has been talent spotted. It certainly sounds like he intends to get the most out of the experience!
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