Charlie Eastwood’s potential has been showcased over the past few years in the competitive ranks of international karting and single seater racing. Having emerged as one of Europe’s stand-out talents at that level, Eastwood intends to build on that reputation graduating into Sports Car as the 2016/2017 Porsche Carrera Cup Scholar.
Crowned ‘World Champion’ at the 2012 Rotax World Finals, Eastwood’s major international karting title followed by becoming 2013 Rotax European Champion. The World Finals pitted him in his class against 72 of the world’s best emerging racers and he duly beat them all to become the youngest ever winner of the senior category aged just seventeen.
This followed on with 2 years of single seater racing and at the end of 2015 his biggest car racing achievement came by becoming 2016/17 Porsche Carrera Cup GB scholar. Up against 36 top level applicants through several gruelling selection process Charlie came out on top.
Currently racing in the Porsche Carrera Cup GB with Redline racing. He has had a great season winning the Rookie Championship and finishing 3rd in the Pro Category.