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Scott wins Karting Championship

Scott Mitchell, aged 15, from Halewood, is the 2013 Manchester and Buxton Kart Club (MBKC) Junior Rotax Champion.
The Championship was run over 10 rounds from February to November, Scott achieved this in eight rounds at the Three Sisters circuit in Wigan.
The team (TMR Development) has won the championship three times in the past two years in the senior class last year and minimax and junior max class this year all on the PCR frame. The team is run by Chris Norris and Scott has driven for TMR since he started his career.
Scott started his karting career at eight years old moving from cadets to minimax where he won the Dragon Master trophy in 2011, competed in the National Championships in 2012, the MBKC championship is the climax of his karting career.
This season Scott will be competing in the junior saloon car championship (JSCC), racing a Citroen Saxo for his new team Orex Competition. The season runs from April to September at seven tracks including Oulton Park and Brands Hatch.
The team is based in Antrobus, Cheshire and have the luxury of a full race simulator on site and race at Le Mans. Scott will be mentored by Ray Grimes who works for Ferrari as an instructor/demonstrator for their road cars.
Scott is looking forward to further success in 2014 and would welcome any support/sponsorship. For full calendar and further details of the season ahead go to www.scottmitchellracing.com

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