Mango Communications selected as an Award Winner. Annabel was the only female to be selected by marketing agency Mango Communications to be awarded their sponsorship scholorship. Selected from over 60 applicants due to Annabel’s on track ability, marketability and her knowledge/understanding of the sponsorship and commercial aspects of motorsport. The selection committee consisted of marketing and motorsport professionals.
Charity go-kart racing at Buckmore Park finishing 3rd for another podium finish competing against regular kart racers.
Kart racing at Daytona Milton Keynes. Qualified 4th and finished 3rd on the podium after racing against a full grid of professional race drivers.
Following a successful Elf Renault Clio UK Cup campaign I was offered a drive with a championship winning team in the Renault Megane Trophy, which was an international series. However I was unable to take up this offer due to budget constraints
Elf Renault Clio UK Cup
4 race starts.
4 race finishes.
First race at Brands Hatch finished 13th out of 20 and set the 8th fastest lap time.
Set the fastest sector time in testing at Croft.
Set my fastest lap time after having suffered a broken clutch at Croft.
Daytona Sandown go-kart event race winner beating a then McLaren F1 senior aerodynamicist
Training with World renowned driver coach, Rob Wilson at MIRA, a UK private test track
Go-Kart event at Teamworks, Birmingham finishing in 2nd place, beating other professional race drivers
Tested a Radical Sportscar at Donnington circuit with the Radical works team.
BRSCC Winter Saloon Car Championship racing a Renault Clio.
Qualified 11 out of 22.
Set the 8th fastest lap time (first time out in a Clio, first race at Brands Hatch and first wet race).
Silverstone 5 Day Intensive Race School.
Scottish Ford Fiesta XR2 Championship
2 race starts
2 race finishes
Worked with the Morgan Motor Company at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.
Voted Best Female Race Driver by the Scottish Motor Racing Club
Scottish Ford Fiesta Si Championship
6 race starts
6 race finishes
2 class wins, finishing 2nd in the championship