Meet Phoebe Wainman – Ms. February 2017
Car Chix proudly welcomes Phoebe Wainman of Wainman Racing as an Official Member of Car Chix, the premier motorsports organization for women. Phoebe Wainman is Ms. February in the Car Chix 2017 Calendar after ranking in the top 12 during the Car Chix 2016 Women of Motorsports Contest (Read: Car Chix Women of Motorsports Contest Launches Full Throttle).
Phoebe Wainman is a decorated racer from the other side of the pond! West Yorkshire in fact! She races V8 Hotstox in the Brisca V8 Hotstox series. She has a Tarmac named Neville and a Shale named Keith. Lucky lady!
Not doubt that racing runs in the family of Phoebe Wainman. The racing bug has been handed down from generation to generation for as far as she can remember.
“My whole family race. On my dad’s side my grandad used to race, so then my dad started and my uncle and my brother,” explained Phoebe Wainman,”then on my mother’s side my grandad, cousins and uncles used to race and so does my boyfriend.”
Phoebe is affiliated with FWJ Racing, NSM Motors, AKA Race Transporters, IMS Towbars, AHT Logistics, Chris Fort, Makin Dixon Solicitors, Castle Tyres, MSF Stoxpics, Fly Signs, Bradbury Stox, Jason Holden, DBR Fabrications, TMR Supplies, Leett Putting Hub, Stevenage Signs and Redline.
“I just want to say a massive thank you to all my sponsors, the team and my family. I would especially like to thank my dad,” Phoebe said.
Through combined efforts of great supporters and sponsors, as well as, hard work and determination, Phoebe has excelled in racing on all levels. In 2014, she earned the title of Northern and Midland Champion. She was crowned the People’s Champion in 2014 and 2015. Most recently in 2016, She was the only female racer to achieve superstar grade and announced British Champion.
“Winners focus on winning, losers focus on winners.” – Phoebe Wainman
Some of Phoebe’s best memories involve her family and racing. Through racing, they have shared many special moments together. One of the things Phoebe loves most about motorsports is watching her Father, Brother, Uncle and boyfriend race.
“[My favorite memory is] definitely winning the British and seeing my dad’s reaction,” says Phoebe Wainman.
Heading into the 2017 season, Phoebe has her eyes set on Brisca F1. Through her hard work, dedication and support of her family and sponsors, we are sure she will get there.