Sam Smelt made his debut in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship in 2018, having been a part of the series’ support package in the form of British F4 during the year prior. Earlier in 2017, Smelt competed in six races in the Volkswagen Racing Cup.
Following a two-year switch to the British GT Championship, where he secured a best overall finish of eighth driving for Speedworks Motorsport, Smelt makes his BTCC return with the same squad in 2021, piloting one of Toyota Gazoo Racing UK’s pair of Corollas.
Date of Birth: 23 August 1996
Place of Birth: Northampton
Lives in: Leicestershire
Team: Toyota Gazoo Racing UK
Car: Toyota Corolla GR Sport
BTCC Debut: Brands Hatch, 2018BTCC Races: 36