My season in a picture.

1st lap of qualifying for the 2010....

I’d invested a lot of time and effort into preparing for  the 2010 Caterham R300 Series, and as the Easter Bank holiday arrived both the car and I were in good shape. Unofficial timing had us on the ultimate pace along with Jon Walker from DPR Motorsport and we were looking forward to kicking the season off with a hatful of points. Having won both rounds at Silverstone Bridge the year before I was certainly looking forward to qualifying and the race. However the engine had other ideas, half a lap into the 20 minute session I was accelerating down the new F1 pit straight out of club when without warning the engine expired. A very rare sight as the the Ford Duratec engines are pretty bullproof and in the R300 spec very unstressed 175bhp format.

About Paul Wilson

Having a father who raced and a passion for motorsport it was always an ambition to go racing at some point in my life. In my twenties I raced Motocross and Enduro with some success, but I moved onto 4 wheels in 2008 and have not looked back. 2014 will be with Aston Martin Racing in the Vantage GT3 at the VLN with Stuart Leonard. When I'm not racing, I generally spend my time working out how to go quicker and how I'm going to pay for it all......

Posted on November 21, 2010, in Caterham, Racing, the past and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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