Bobby Thompson joins the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship after graduating as champion from the Volkswagen Racing Cup (six wins and two second place finishes) – completing his journey through Team HARD’s young driver programme. He was the first to make his way through the full programme to the BTCC and he impressed during the off-season and in testing.
In a six-year career, BRDC Rising Star Thompson has also taken up positions as an ARDS instructor and was identified in 2012 by the Motor Sports Association (MSA) as a potential hot-shot of the future.
He will line up for Team HARD with Trade Price Cars in one of its quartet of Volkswagen CCs.
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Date of Birth: 27 July 1996
From: Hornchurch, Essex
Team: Team HARD with Trade Price Cars
Car: Volkswagen CC
BTCC Debut: Brands Hatch, 2018BTCC Races: 29
2017 Volkswagen Racing Cup champion