George Richardson

Name: George Richardson
Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 26/10/1991
Place of Birth: Manchester, England
Lives: Manchester, England
Interests: Motorsport, Cycling, Water Sports

Twitter: @grichardson28

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Biography: George Richardson is a young British Professional Racing Driver.

George has been competing at the sharp end of GT racing for a long time seeing him compete in the Porsche Carrera Cup GB, GT Cup UK, Grand-Am (Now IMSA), European Le Mans Series, VLN, Peruvian 6 Hour Championship, 24 Hour Series and GT Asia.

George has extensive experience in GT3 and GT2. His main interests are furthering his racing career and cycling.

Career highlights:

•       2012 - Youngest British driver ever to podium at the Indianapolis Brickyard.

•       2014 - European Le Mans Series LMGTE PRO – Championship Position 3 – (4/5 races on the podium).

Early career

George had first his taste of motorsport at just 5 years old, when he started motorcycle racing. After competing in various on and off-road championships, he progressed to karting in 2005. 2007 saw George in the Ginetta Jnr Championship. In 2009 George was the youngest ever driver to test a Porsche Cup car after making a decision GT Racing was the only option.