Nor­ris among new Su­per­stars crop

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Mclaren Au­tosport BRDC Award winner Lando Nor­ris heads the list of new names added to the BRDC Su­per­stars scheme for 2017.

Nor­ris, who claimed three rac­ing ti­tles in 2016 on his way to the MABA prize, will ben­e­fit from a spot in the Brdc-backed pro­gramme, now in its 10th year of op­er­a­tion. He is joined in be­ing added to the scheme by fel­low Euro­pean For­mula 3 driver Cal­lum Ilott.

“It’s an hon­our to be part of some­thing with such a great his­tory,” said Nor­ris. “The mem­bers of the BRDC are all driv­ers that I have looked up to in the past; they are driv­ers peo­ple al­ways talk about.”

Bri­tish GT driver Seb Mor­ris and new Bri­tish Tour­ing Car Cham­pi­onship Team BMR re­cruit Ash­ley Sut­ton have also been added to the 12-driver list for 2017.

Nor­ris won MABA award

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