NOTABLE DRIVERS

United Autosports has run a vast range of drivers over their seven-year history. In 2016 Martin Brundle raced alongside Christian England in the Road to Le Mans event. Martin’s son, Alex Brundle, was part of our ELMS LMP3 Championship winning team racing alongside Mike Guasch and Christian.

At United Autosports, we pride ourselves on providing the best environment for all the drivers who race with us, whether they are ex-Formula One drivers, rising stars or our gentlemen drivers who so loyally support the team.

Mark Blundell, David Brabham, Johnny Herbert, Stefan Johansson, Eddie Cheever and Arie Luyendyk have all raced under the United Autosports banner.

MARTIN BRUNDLE

Former Formula One driver and Sky Sports F1 commentator, Martin Brundle most recently raced for United Autosports in the 2016 Road to Le Mans. Martin, who is a Le Mans 24 Hours race winner, brought his experience of the world famous endurance race to the team by scoring pole position in the Ligier JS P3. Martin also raced as part of the team in the 2011 Rolex 24 At Daytona, finishing fourth alongside co-drivers Mark Blundell, Mark Patterson and Zak Brown.

MARK BLUNDELL

This former Formula One driver raced for United Autosports in the 2012 Blancpain Endurance Series and selected 2013 British GT events in a McLaren MP4-12C GT3 car. Mark also raced for the team in the 2010 Spa 24 Hours, coming third and in the 2011 Rolex 24 At Daytona coming fourth in the Riley Ford Daytona Prototype.

JOHNNY HERBERT

Johnny Herbert is a former Formula One driver and current Sky Sports F1 commentator alongside Martin Brundle. He moved into sports car racing later in his career, entering the Le Mans 24 Hours many times. He raced for United Autosports in the 2011 Spa 24 Hours alongside team owners Zak Brown and Richard Dean and former F1 driver Stefan Johansson.

DAVID BRABHAM

David Brabham raced in Formula One before becoming a successful sportscar champion. David is a triple Le Mans 24 Hours class winner, winning twice in an Aston Martin GT1 car, before winning the 24 Hours outright in 2009 as part of the Team Peugeot Total line up. David also won back-to-back American Le Mans Series championships in 2009 and 2010. He raced for United Autosports in the Blancpain Endurance Series in 2012 alongside Matt Bell and Alvaro Parente.

STEFAN JOHANSSON

This former Formula One driver most recently raced for United Autosports in the 2016 Gulf 12 Hours in Abu Dhabi in a Ligier JS P3. United Autosports reunited Stefan with the Ligier brand 28 years after he raced for them in Formula One. He also raced for the team in the Spa 24 Hours in 2010 and 2011 and the 2011 Petit Le Mans. After he retired from Formula One, Stefan moved into sportscar racing, winning the Le Mans 24 Hours outright in 1997, and scoring Le Mans class wins in 1992 and 2003.

ARIE LUYENDYK

Arie is a successful CART and IndyCar racer and has won the Rolex 24 At Daytona and the Sebring 12 Hours. He drove for United Autosports in the 2011 Spa 24 Hours.

ALEX LYNN

Former Williams Martini Racing Formula One test driver, Alex Lynn joined the team for the 2016 Gulf 12 Hours in Abu Dhabi, racing alongside his father Shaun Lynn and Richard Meins. The trio finished second in their Gulf Marine-liveried Ligier JS P3.

DANNY WATTS

Danny raced for United Autosports in the Macau GT Cup from 2011-2014, scoring three consecutive podiums in 2011, 2012 and 2013. Danny is a successful sportscar driver, winning the Le Mans 24 Hours LMP2 class twice. Danny has also raced in the American Le Mans Series, Porsche Carrera Cup, Petit Le Mans, British F3 Championship, A1 GP and many other championships.

BRENDON HARTLEY

Brendon raced for United Autosports in the 2013 Bathurst 12 Hours in the team’s Audi R8 LMS ultra. He is now a world famous sportscar racer, most recently racing for the Porsche factory LMP1 team, winning the FIA World Endurance Championship in 2015, alongside Mark Webber and Timo Bernhard. Brendan was a Formula One test driver before making the switch to sportscar racing. He is now part of the Tequila Patron ESM team.

MARKUS WINKELHOCK

Markus Winkelhock is a former Formula One test driver and double Nurburgring 24 Hours race winner. He has raced in DTM, and many other sports car races, winning the 2012 FIA GT1 World Championship. He raced for United Autosports alongside Mark Patterson and Eric Lux in the team’s Audi R8 LMS ultra, finishing sixth.