Jamie Wall

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Jamie Wall (born 15 April 1977 in Chester, England) is a British auto racing driver.

Chester city in Cheshire, England

Chester is a walled city in Cheshire, England, on the River Dee, close to the border with Wales. With a population of 118,200 in 2011, it is the most populous settlement of Cheshire West and Chester, which had a population of 332,200 in 2014. Chester was granted city status in 1541.

Auto racing motorsport involving the racing of cars for competition

Auto racing is a motorsport involving the racing of automobiles for competition.

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Racing career

Jamie Wall driving a Vauxhall Cavalier in the 1997 British Touring Car Championship. 128 jamie Wall.jpg
Jamie Wall driving a Vauxhall Cavalier in the 1997 British Touring Car Championship.

He started his racing career in karting in Britain. In 1995 he first raced saloon cars, in the Ford Credit Fiesta Championship. In 1996 he raced in both the Rover Coupe Turbo Cup and the Ford Fiesta Challenge.

United Kingdom Country in Europe

The United Kingdom (UK), officially the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and sometimes referred to as Britain, is a sovereign country located off the north-western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north-eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland is the only part of the United Kingdom that shares a land border with another sovereign state, the Republic of Ireland. Apart from this land border, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel to the south and the Celtic Sea to the south-west, giving it the 12th-longest coastline in the world. The Irish Sea lies between Great Britain and Ireland. With an area of 242,500 square kilometres (93,600 sq mi), the United Kingdom is the 78th-largest sovereign state in the world. It is also the 22nd-most populous country, with an estimated 66.0 million inhabitants in 2017.

In 1997 he competed in the British Touring Car Championship. He raced an ex-works Vauxhall Cavalier for the Mint Motorsport team.

British Touring Car Championship auto racing championship in the United Kingdom

The British Touring Car Championship is a touring car racing series held each year in the United Kingdom, currently organised and administered by TOCA. It was established in 1958 as the British Saloon Car Championship and was renamed as the British Touring Car Championship for the 1987 season. The championship, currently running Next Generation Touring Car regulations, has been run to various national and international regulations over the years including FIA Group 2, FIA Group 5, FIA Group 1, FIA Group A, FIA Super Touring and FIA Super 2000. A lower-key Group N class for production cars ran from 2000 until 2003.

Vauxhall Cavalier car model

The Vauxhall Cavalier was a large family car sold primarily in the UK by Vauxhall from 1975 to 1995. It was based on a succession of Opel designs throughout its production life, during which it was built in three incarnations. The first generation of Cavalier, launched in 1975 and produced until 1981, was based on the existing Opel Ascona with a few minor visual differences.

He later spent two years driving in the Australian Super Touring Championship in an independent Honda Accord. In 2001 he drove in the Asia-Pacific Le Mans Series, in a Pilbeam-Nissan. This was followed by a drive in the 2003 Late Model US Stock Car Championship.

The Australian Super Touring Championship was a CAMS-sanctioned national motor racing title for Super Touring Cars.

Honda Accord series of automobiles manufactured by Honda

The Honda Accord is a series of automobiles manufactured by Honda since 1976, best known for its four-door sedan variant, which has been one of the best-selling cars in the United States since 1989. The Accord nameplate has been applied to a variety of vehicles worldwide, including coupes, wagons, hatchbacks, and a crossover.

Racing record

Complete British Touring Car Championship results

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position - 1 point awarded all races) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

YearTeamCar123456789101112131415161718192021222324DCPts
1997 Mint Motorsport Vauxhall Cavalier DON
1

13
DON
2

Ret
SIL
1

16
SIL
2

13
THR
1

18
THR
2

17
BRH
1

14
BRH
2

Ret
OUL
1

13
OUL
2

11
DON
1

18
DON
2

14
CRO
1

14
CRO
2

Ret
KNO
1

16
KNO
2

12
SNE
1

Ret
SNE
2

DNS
THR
1

18
THR
2

15
BRH
1

12
BRH
2

17
SIL
1

19
SIL
2

17
20th0

Complete Australian Super Touring Championship results

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position - 1 point awarded) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

YearTeamCar123456789101112131415161718192021DCPts
1999 Project Racing Honda Accord LAK
1

7
LAK
2

7
ORA
1

ORA
2

MAL
1

MAL
2

WIN
1

WIN
2

WIN
3

ORA
1

ORA
2

ORA
3

QLD
1

QLD
2

QLD
3

ORA
1

ORA
2

ORA
3

CAL
1

CAL
2

CAL
3

17th8

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