Susie Wolff

DRIVER

  • Nationality: British
  • Born: 6th December 1982
  • Job description: Development Driver
  • Height: 1.68m
  • Weight: 53kg

Career Highlights

2008-2012  DTM with TV Spielfilm, Persson Motorsport

2007  DTM with TV Spielfilm, Mucke Motorsport

2006  DTM with Autoscout 24, Mucke Motorsport

2005  British F3 International Series with Alan Docking Racing
One-off Porsche Carrera Cup GB VIP invitation drive at Brands Hatch

2004  Comtec Duckhams – British Formula Renault, 5th (3 Podium Finishes)
Finalist BRDC McLaren Autosport Young Driver of the Year and BRDC Rising Star

2003  Formula Renault UK Championship, 9th (one podium finish)
Finalist BRDC McLaren Autosport Young Driver of the Year and  BRDC Rising Star

2002  Formula Renault UK Championship with DFR

2001  Formula Renault Winter Series with Motaworld

2000  10th British Formula ‘A@ Championship, 15th Formula ‘A’ World Championship and won award for top female kart driver in the world.

1999  13th British Formula ‘A’ Championship, 34th Formula ‘A’ World Championship and British Women Kart racing Driver of the Year

1998  10th British Junior Intercontinental ‘A’ Championship, 11th federation Cup, European Intercontinental ‘A’ Championship and British Woman Kart racing Driver of the Year

1997  1st 24hr Middle east Kart Championship, Scottish Junior Intercontinental ‘A’ Champion, Scottish Open Junior, Intercontinental ‘A’ Champion and British Woman Kart racing Driver of the Year

1996  British Woman Kart Racing Driver of the Year

 

Susie began her career in karting, being named British Women Kart Racing Driver of the Year in 1996, 1997, 1998, and 1999, and in 2000 was named Top Female Kart Driver in the World.  Susie progressed to single seater racing in 2001, competing in the Formula Renault Winter Series.

In 2002 she made her debut in the full Formula Renault UK Championship, and in 2003 won the BRDC Rising Star of the Year Award, as well as being selected as a finalist for the BRDC Mclaren Autosport Young Driver of the Year Award in 2003 and 2004. In 2004 Susie competed in her third season in the Formula Renault UK Championship, finishing 5th overall with 3 podium finishes.

In 2005 Susie progressed to the British Formula Three Championship. She also made a one-off appearance in the Porsche Carrera Cup GB at Brands Hatch.  2006 saw Susie compete for the first time in DTM, the German Touring Car series. In her debut season she achieved 6 wins out of the 2004-spec cars, with a best finish of 9th in the season finale.

Susie continues to race in DTM for Team Persson Motorsport who she joined in 2008, and in 2012 will drive the TV Spielfilm Mercedes AMG C-Coupé. In April 2012 Susie was confirmed as Development Driver for the Williams F1 Team.

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