ABOUT

Ryan started racing at the age of 12 in karting. Now 33 years old Ryan has had opportunities to race in a wide variety of cars and championship in karting, single seaters, sports prototypes and GT cars. Ryan started working as a motosport instructor when he was 18 and is now a Grade A ARDS instructor at Silverstone. Ryan spends most of his time at a track somewhere either racing, testing or instructing and coaching. For coaching and tuition go to Driver Coaching.
Ryan Lindsay
From 2001 to today

Name: Ryan Lindsay

Age: 33

Home: Ashby de la Zouch, UK

Current Road Car: Vauxhall Corsa VXR, Jaguar E-Pace

University: The Racing Drivers Acadamy at Silverstone & Loughborough University

Course: FDSc Sports Performance in Motorsport Driving

Favorite car: Ferrari F40

Favorite Food: Sunday Roast, Steak and Chips

Favorite Circuit: Spa Francorchamps, Oulton Park

Outside interests: Gym Training, Mountain Biking, Scuba Diving, Skiing, Golf, Tennis

Racing History

13 Championship Titles.

292 Races with 134 Wins, 212 Podiums

& 113 Fastest Laps!

 

 

2001  Covkartsport junior novice champion

2001  Covkartsport joint junior champion

2002  Covkartsport junior champion

2002  Covkartsport overall points champion

2003  Covkartsport junior champion

2003  Covkartsport overall points champion

2003  Shenington thunder kart endurance champion

2004  Covkartsport senior lightweight champion

2004  210 national gearbox karting novice champion

2004  Buckmore park winter endurance champion including fastest lap

2005  Covkartsport senior lightweight champion

2005  210 National Gearbox Championship top three finish.

2005  Buckmore Park Winter Endurance Runner up including fastest lap

2006  British Formula Vee single seater Championships 2nd Novice

2006  Buckmore Park winter endurance champion including fastest lap.

2006  British Formula Vee single seater Championships 2nd Novice

2007  British Formula Vee Championship achieving a win, three podium and a fastest lap.

2007  Caterham car control day at Silverstone

2008  Testing a Lotus Exige race car at Silverstone

2008  Formula Ford testing with Team West-Tec at Silverstone

2009  Coaching from Rob Wilson (coach of many current F1 drivers)

2009  Formula Ford with Fluid Motorsport

2009  Formula Jedi with the works team

2010  Nissan FreeRace UK 3rd overall

2010  Nissan FreeRace Europe 3rd overall (Top British Driver)

2010  Vauxhall VXR Pro-Am Pursuit Champion

2010  Radical SR3 testing

2011  Winners of Karun’s Chandocks Karting Karnival

2011  Dan Wheldon memorial race at Daytona Milton Keynes

2012  Elite Karting League Champion

2012  Radical SR3 testing

2013  Formula Jedi and Britcar testing

2014  Dutch Supercar Challenge race at Spa Francorchamps - 27th overall in a class 4 car with 72 on the grid

2015  South African Endurance Series in a Shelby Can-Am car. Round 1 - Qualified 2nd, Race DNF due to engine failure.

2015  British 24hr karting Champion

2015  Barcelona 24hrs in the A5 class in a BMW M3 3rd place

2015  Dutch Supercar Challenge in a Lamborghini Super Trofeo at Spa Francorchamps. 5th in race 1 and DNF in race 2

2016  Silverstone 24hrs in A3 class in a BMW M3 6th place

2016  Britcar endurance series selected rounds in a BMW Z4 GT3

2017  Silverstone 24hrs in GT4 class in a BMW M3 3rd place

2018  Britcar Endurance Series with Intersport Racing in a BMW M3 final round

2019  Britcar Endurance Series with ING Sport in a BMW Z4 GT3 round 1 achieving a podium

2021  Radical Challenge Championship winning the final round of the season

 

2007 - 2010 FdSc Sports Performance degree in Motorsport driving at Loughborough University (Course taken as part of the Race Drivers Academy at Silverstone)

 

2008 – Present Ryan works as a motorsport driver coach for various race schools, private customers and driving experience companies across the UK. Ryan holds an ARDS grade A instructor license and a Race International C license.