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Ginetta Junior Winter Series 2018

2nd November 2018 • Kelly Edmund

Drivers…. Start your engines Positions are filling up fast on the starting grid for the 2018 Ginetta Junior Winter Series. There’s still time to secure your place, but you do need to get yourself in gear now!

The event is zooming ever closer, with Brands Hatch fully prepped for the excitement of the two-day race event on the 17th and 18th November.

An annual highlight of the Indy Circuit, for both spectators and young and upcoming drivers, the Winter Series will run as previous years with one qualifying session and two races taking place each day.  

What’s in it for me?

Apart from an amazing two-days of on track action, the adoration of a supportive crowd and the opportunity to show us what you’ve got?

Well, the news is good. There are three overall prizes on offer, with something in the offing for ‘Top Rookie’ in each race! Solid performance will be rewarded with the “Hard Charger” prize for the most positions gained over the four races – but you do have to be in it to win it!

Here’s the all-important prize information:

1st Overall – You’ve got a choice! 50% off entry fee into either the2019 Ginetta Junior Championship OR the Ginetta GT5 Challenge plus two tickets to the Ginetta Awards Dinner to collect your trophy

2nd Overall – £1,500 parts credit at Ginetta Cars

3rd Overall – 8 x 2019 specification Ginetta Junior Championship tyres

Top Rookie – £1,000 parts credit at Ginetta Cars

The top three overall Winter Series drivers and the Top Rookie will also get to take home a trophy.

“Hard Charger” - 4 x 2019 specification Ginetta Junior Championship tyres

There’ll also be trophies handed out for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place overall as well as the top rookie in each race. 

Ready to sign up?

The Entry fee for the Ginetta Winter Series is £745 + VAT. Reserve your slot on the grid by emailing

Don’t forget that you can test the Brands Hatch track on Friday 16 November, bookable through Brands Hatch directly.

Ash Gallagher, Motorsport Manager, at Ginetta, said, “This is the perfect opportunity for Junior drivers to get more track experience under their belt, as well as affording new drivers the opportunity to take part in a race weekend before committing to the full Championship. As well as the superb prize pot, it’s also a brilliant opportunity to drive on one of the world’s iconic tracks, Brands Hatch, which will also be the first round of the main Championship in 2019.”

If you would like to know more about the Ginetta Winter Series contact, Ginetta,0113 385 4160, Visit the website,