Originating from a family steeped in Motorsport history, Jade and Chloe Edwards will continue on their rise to the top of the UK racing scene by competing in the 2012 Ma5da MX5 Championship for 2012.
With previous experience in the championship, both drivers will be looking to stamp their authority in the championship, before making their intended jump to the AirAsia Renault Clio Cup in 2013, a championship which father Jim Edwards Junior won back in 2000.
Jade and Chloe Edwards are the third generation to grace a racing car since 1965 when Jim Edwards Senior started racing with Mini Cooper’s. In Jim Senior’s successful career, he competed in in the prestigious British F3 alongside Formula 1 World Champions James Hunt and Emerson Fittipaldi, as well as becoming 1979 Elf Renault 5 TS Champion. Jim Senior continues to race to this day, often alongside his son Jim Junior.
Jim Junior continued the family tradition of Renault racing after numerous wins in the Fiesta XR2’s, where he was crowned 1990 Elf Renault 5 GT Turbo Champion and 2000 Elf Renault Clio Cup Champion. Throughout his racing career Jim Junior enjoyed numerous success and race wins in the British Touring Car Championship and Renault UK’s 30th Year in motorsport celebration weekend.
Jade and Chloe are looking to become part of their family legacy in the motorsport world.