Amanda Whitaker is Britain's most successful female racing driver!

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Amanda Jane Dunn (formerly Amanda Jane Whitaker) is one of Britain's most successful female racing drivers!

In her 10+ year driving career, she has achieved:

  • 3 consecutive National Single Seater Championship titles
  • Over 50 race wins
  • Multiple circuit lap records. More than 10 years after achieving them, she still holds 4 Monoposto lap records!
  • The 2006 European Formula Atlantic Championship title
  • Top points scorer overall in 2006 European F2 Championship
  • First female in history to win a National Formula Ford Championship race
  • 2nd in the 2009 HSCC Historic Formula Ford 1600 British Championship

She is currently a performance driving instructor throughout the UK, Europe & USA working for most major manufacturers & racing schools. She is also a precision driver in many TV adverts & makes celebrity appearances at shows.

In 2009 she once again raced in the HSCC Historic Formula Ford British Championship and in selected rounds of the Classic Formula Ford Championship. She finished runner up in the HSCC Formula Ford Championship, just missing the title by 3 points after a year long battle with Westie Mitchell. 

2010 saw her win again racing in Formula Ford 1600 in an Elden Mk8 and an SC93 Swift as well as Historic Formula Ford 2000 in a TIGA SF78.

In June 2011 she became the proud mother of a beautiful baby girl Scarlet and in 2013 Harrison Dunn arrived. She is currently on a racing sabbatical while the children are growing up.

Scarlet and Harrison both started karting ages 5 years!
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Watch a video of a race win at Brands Hatch GP circuit onboard with Amanda!

Amanda's close battle with HSCC Formula Ford 1600 title rival Westie Mitchell on 5th July 2009.

This footage remains Copyright of Amanda Whitaker and appears with the kind permission of Motorsport Vision. For more information on Brands Hatch visit

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