Kanato Le claims first Ginetta Junior Championship victory at Brands Hatch


GINETTA JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP - ROUND TWO | MAY 14-15

  • A confident Kanato Le headed to Brands Hatch for round two of the 2022 Ginetta Junior Championship

  • Another excellent weekend from the 14-year-old saw him claim his first overall race victory with a sublime drive in the opening race - sparring in several exciting battles and making some decisive overtakes

  • The Japanese driver also took Rookie Cup honours in the opening race alongside his overall victory

  • A further top-ten finish in the final race of the weekend rounded off a successful weekend for Kanato and he now occupies fifth place in the championship standings with 99 points and sits in second place in the Rookie standings

  • Thruxton Circuit in Hampshire plays host to the third round of Kanato's campaign on the weekend of May 28-29

 

KANATO'S WEEKEND REVIEW

“To claim my first win in just my fourth Ginetta race is something I'm very proud of. There has been lots of hard work and preparation to achieve this and I'm really pleased to share it with everyone at Elite Motorsport and MB Partners. I enjoyed my battles throughout the races and I'm continuing to build my confidence in the car.”

 

RESULTS & CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS

QUALIFYING: P6

QUALIFYING (2ND FASTEST): P12

ROUND ONE: P1 Overall / P1 Rookie

ROUND TWO: P15 Overall / P5 Rookie

ROUND THREE: P9 Overall / P4 Rookie

CHAMPIONSHIP: P5 Overall / P2 Rookie (99 pts)


Image courtesy of Jakob Ebrey Photgraphy.