The pinnacle of the Motorsport UK Academy talent

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Team UK

Team UK is a national squad of elite drivers who are hand-picked to receive a bespoke one-on-one performance management programme as they progress towards the sport’s top levels. It is the pinnacle of the Motorsport UK Academy talent development pathway.

Drivers work with a Motorsport UK Qualified Performance Manager who provides ongoing coaching, support, advice and guidance. Each driver’s programme is tailored to their individual needs and requirements. This programme is mapped out using a scientific based approach to talent development.

2020 will also see a progression of the Team UK programme which will include an enhanced training and development curriculum focused on both practical and educational opportunities.

The following drivers have been selected for the 2020 season;

Will Tregurtha* (ADAC GT Masters, VLN. 2018 Euro GT4 Vice Champion. 2017 British GT4 Champion)

Kiern Jewiss (British F3, British F4 Champion, British Karting Champion)

Ricky Collard  (R-Motorsport Aston Martin Pro Driver, Blancpain GT race winner)

Jamie Chadwick (2019 W Series Champion, ROKIT Williams Racing Development Driver, 2019/2020 Asian F3)

Daniel Harper* (BMW Motorsport Junior, BRDC SuperStar, Porsche GB Junior driver 2018/2019)

Johnathan Hoggard* (British Formula 3 Championship 2019, Autosport Aston Martin award 2019, BRDC Superstar, F4 British Championship 2017&18, British Junior Karting Champion 2016)

Olli Caldwell (FIA Formula 3 Championship 2019, ADAC F4 and Italian F4 Championship 2018)

Callum Ilott (FIA F2 2020 & 2019, Ferrari Driver Academy 2018, FIA F3 European Championship 2017)

Tom Williams* (FIA Junior World Rally Championship 2019 & 2018)

Chris Ingram (FIA European Rally Champion 2019, European Rally Championship & FIA World Rally Championship-2 2018)

Rhys Yates (FIA World Rally Championship-2 & British Rally Championship 2020)

Jake Hughes (FIA Formula 3, BRDC Superstar, F3 Asian Championship)


*denotes newly selected drivers for 2020


If you have any questions about the programme, please contact  and a member of the team will respond as soon as possible.