Jack Aitken

Jack Aitken

Nationality:British/Korean
Born: 23 September 1995
Job description: Reserve Driver
Height: 1.76m
Weight: 60kg

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2020 - Reserve Driver for Williams Racing

2019 - FIA Formula 2 Championship, 5th overall: 3 wins, 7 podiums 

2019 - Test Driver for Renault F1 Team

2018 - FIA Formula 2 Championship, 11th overall: 1 win, 2 podiums

2018 - Reserve Driver for Renault F1 Team

2017 - GP3 Series, 2nd overall: 1 win, 6 podiums

2016 - GP3 Series, 5th overall: 1 win, 7 podiums

2016 - Spanish Formula 3 Championship, 7th overall: 1 win, 1 podium

2016 - Euroformula Open Championship, 8th overall: 2 wins, 3 podiums

2015 - Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0, 1st overall: 5 wins, 3 podiums

2015 - Formula Renault 2.0 Alps, 1st overall: 4 wins, 7 podiums

2015 - Pro Mazda Winterfest, 1st overall: 3 wins, 4 podiums

2014 - Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0, 7th overall: 1 win, 4 podiums

2013 - Formula Renault 2.0 NEC, 2nd overall: 0 wins, 5 podiums

2006 - 2011 - Karting: multiple podiums

Jack’s passion for motorsport, started on the karting track at Buckmore Park in Kent at the age of seven.

In 2014, he entered his first full season of Formula Renault Eurocup, winning at the Hungaroring and finishing on the podium four times. Jack returned to the series in 2015, winning the title at the final round in Jerez, after claiming the Formula Renault Alps title at the same track one week prior.

2016 saw Jack step up to GP3 with Arden International. In his maiden season, he claimed victory in the second race at Spa-Francorchamps along with six additional podiums, which saw him finish fifth in the championship. Jack continued in the series for a second year, switching to ART Grand Prix.

In 2018, Jack progressed into FIA Formula 2, and took his first victory in the Barcelona sprint race. 2018 was the year that saw Jack graduate from the Renault Sport Academy and became their Third and Reserve Driver. He continued to race in Formula 2 in 2019, this time with Campos Racing. Jack took his first win of the season, as well as the team’s first win in the championship, at the Azerbaijan feature race.

This year, Jack will represent ROKiT Williams Racing as Reserve Driver for the 2020 FIA Formula One World Championship.