Name – Sophie Bennett
Age – 16
Hometown – Oxford
How did you find out about the competition? – Through The Under 17 Car Club and last years scholarship winner Julian Archard.
Why did you enter the competition? – To experience a different, more competitive style of driving and to try something new.
What were your first impressions? – This is really fun! I enjoyed the excitement of driving fast without hitting any cones. Also trying to beat times set by my competitors.
What type of motorsport are you a fan of? / What have you followed in the past if any? – I don't follow a great deal of motorsport, however I would love to have a go at off road rallying.
What are you looking forward to the most in the year to come? – Probably the Autosolos, as they are really fun.
What are your aims for the year? – To beat Graeme at something!
Where do you see yourself in 2010? – Still studying, but hopefully continue with as much driving and competing as possible.