Chris Dittmann Racing battles through tricky GB3 Championship trip to Hungary

Chris Dittmann Racing travelled to the Hungaroring in Hungary at the weekend (June 21-23) but had to battle through the races after tight margins in qualifying left lots for the drivers to do. Adding GB3 Championship returnee Javier Sagrera to its full season line-up of Seb Murray and Flynn Jackes, all three had practice sessions across Thursday and Friday to familiarise themselves with the circuit ahead of qualifying on Saturday morning. The morning running was delayed due to storms and rain moving through the region overnight, and when the cars finally were released, it was another closely fought session where[…..]

Strong pace shown by Chris Dittmann Racing on GB3 Championship visit to Spa

Chris Dittmann Racing enjoyed a strong visit to Spa-Francorchamps this weekend (May 31-June 2) as the team showed front-running pace and collected four top-10 finishes for its efforts. The expanded line up of Seb Murray, Flynn Jackes, and debutant Kanato Le made the most of three practice sessions on Friday, with every kind of weather thrown at them before qualifying, which took place on a fully dry track, later that afternoon. Seb finished 10th fastest, while Kanato was 14th but just one second from pole on his debut, with Flynn just behind. Conditions were damp ahead of Saturday’s opening race,[…..]

Japanese youngster Kanato Le joins Chris Dittmann Racing for GB3 Championship visit to Spa

Chris Dittmann Racing is delighted to announce that Kanato Le will be joining the team for the upcoming GB3 Championship races at Spa-Francorchamps. The 16-year-old Japanese racer has already bagged plenty of experience despite his young age, managing the transition from karts – where he finished second in the 2020 IAME Euro Series and the 2021 IAME Winter Series – to cars with ease. Moving to Europe, he started at 14 in the Ginetta Junior Championship in 2022, scoring two wins, five podiums, and one pole position as he ended as the Rookie runner up. He switched to single seaters[…..]

Chris Dittmann Racing shows GB3 Championship promise amidst challenges at Silverstone

Chris Dittmann Racing returned to GB3 Championship action this weekend as the second meeting of the season took place on the Silverstone Grand Prix circuit. Despite encountering various obstacles, the team demonstrated promising indications of competitive pace and potential, as full-season drivers Seb Murray and Flynn Jackes were joined by FIA Formula 3 Championship race winner Martinius Stenshorne, making his debut in the series. After two days of testing, the trio headed out on a wet track for qualifying, and with conditions tricky, Seb unfortunately went off into the gravel at Vale, meaning he ended the session 22nd. Martinius, however,[…..]

FIA Formula 3 race winner Martinius Stenshorne joins Chris Dittmann Racing for Silverstone weekend

Chris Dittmann Racing is delighted to welcome Martinius Stenshorne to the team for the upcoming GB3 Championship meeting at Silverstone, over the weekend of April 27/28. The Norwegian born racer is already a winner in the FIA Formula 3 Championship, having clinched victory in the Sprint Race in Melbourne last month, fighting his way into the lead in the early stages and fending off late pressure to cross the line first. In 2023 he made his way into the Formula Regional European Championship history books as the first Rookie to take pole position at the opening race of the year[…..]

Positive weekend for Chris Dittmann Racing on tricky visit to Oulton Park

Chris Dittmann Racing had a positive opening weekend in the GB3 Championship, showing signs of promise and pace with debutants Seb Murray, Flynn Jackes, and Rishab Jain. Coming into the meeting the team topped the times in practice on Friday morning, Flynn leading Seb in a one-two, with Rishab eighth quickest. In qualifying, it was Seb who led the way, finishing 11th fastest but just 0.7s from pole position, while just behind, Flynn was 17th and Rishab 20th. Sadly, Seb bogged down off the line in race one, slipping back to 15th, with Flynn right on his tail and Rishab[…..]

Singaporean racer Rishab Jain joins Chris Dittmann Racing for GB3 Championship opener

Chris Dittmann Racing is pleased to announce that Rishab Jain will join the team for the opening weekend of the GB3 Championship, making it a three-car line-up to begin the season. Rishab went to his first Formula 1 World Championship race at just two years of age, when his parents took him to Sepang in Malaysia, leading to spells in karting and sim racing, before making his car racing debut in the Sports Prototype Cup Korea, scoring a podium finish. Joining the Rosberg Racing Academy as he aimed to bridge the gap from karting to formula racing, before competing in[…..]

F4 UAE racer Sebastian Murray to make step up to GB3 Championship with Chris Dittmann Racing

Chris Dittmann Racing is delighted to announce that Scottish born racer Sebastian Murray will be the second driver to join the team’s GB3 Championship line-up for the 2024 season. The 16-year-old racer, who is based in the United Arab Emirates, made his single seater debut at the 2022 F4 UAE Trophy event at Yas Marina Circuit, supporting the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, where he scored an impressive pair of top ten finishes. At the beginning of 2023, Sebastian contested the full F4 UAE season, as well as taking in a busy programme of F4 testing across Europe. Looking to expand[…..]

Karting champion Flynn Jackes to make GB3 Championship return with Chris Dittmann Racing

Chris Dittmann Racing is excited to announce that Filipino-Australian driver Flynn Jackes will be joining the team, to race in the GB3 Championship for the 2024 season. Flynn enjoyed a successful karting career spanning Asia and Australia, and in 2012, the then nine-year-old became Mini-ROK Champion in the Philippines, defending his title the following year. After moving to Australia in 2015, Flynn went on to race at KF3 level in the Australian Karting Championship and Queensland Kart Championship where he continued to show great pace and potential, until he took the big step to come to the UK, jumping on[…..]

Chris Dittmann Racing wraps up 2023 GB3 Championship campaign at Donington Park

Chris Dittmann Racing travelled to Donington Park at the weekend (October 21/22), for the final round of the GB3 championship 2023 season, where a run of bad luck meant results were unrepresentative of the team’s potential. After Thursday’s testing, rain plagued the Leicestershire venue on Friday, causing free practice to be called off and meaning Arthur Rogeon would go straight into qualifying on Saturday morning. The French youngster performed well, running third quickest midway through the 20-minute session, and at the end, he was just 0.6s from pole but finished up 13th, with hundredths and thousandths of a second separating[…..]