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UPDATE

Over the years, the UBMRC has had some great drivers. Learn about some of them here!


Dan James


It turns out Andy Priaulx is not the only fast driver from Guernsey.

Former UBMRC president.
Graduated: 2012
Degree: MSc Mathematics and Engineering

Notable BUKC achievements:
2 x 2nd place
1 fastest lap

Other karting achievements:
Winner of multiple GK&MC (Guernsey Kart & Motor Club) Championships:
Cadet Summer Championship 2002
125 Gearbox Winter Championship 2007
125 Gearbox Summer Championship 2008
125 Gearbox Summer Championship 2010


Jack Kilkenny


“The fastest Man in Birmingham”
Former UBMRC Vice President.
Graduated: 2013
Degree: MSc Economics

Notable BUKC achievements:
2 x 2nd place
2 x 3rd place
2 x 1st in Drivers Championship heats

Other karting results:
2011 Maxxis TKM Festival TKM 4 Stroke – 2nd
2011 Formula 6 South East Championship TKM 4 Stroke – 2nd
0 plate winner 2011 – TKM 4 Stroke
Recipient of the Golden Tyre Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2013 Chris Grange awards


Jack Nicholls

Degree: BA(Hons) English and Drama

Since graduating from the University of Birmingham, Jack Nicholls has gone on to establish himself as a great sports commentator, specialising in motorsport commentary. He has been lucky enough to commentate on the FIA Formula Two series, the FIA GT series and the BRDC Formula Four Championship. In 2012, he made his first appearance commentating a non-motorsport event, when he worked with the Olympic Broadcasting Service at the London 2012 Olympic Games. He will also be providing commentary for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
He is currently working as the lead commentator for the debut season of FIA Formula E.

More information about Jack Nicholls can be found at his website.