Founded in 2010 by Glenn Sherwood (managing director), GWS Motorsport is three times champions of the Exige cup title a class within Lotus Cup UK.
Contended by Glenn and Pro driver/coach and ex British GT4 champion Jamie Stanley built a strong relationship in building the team not only competitively, but in the development of the successful Corporate track day side of the business as well.
Building on the success of trophies they embarked on a new challenge in 2014 in partnership with Track Group with their V6 Exige Cup R prepared by Track Group in selected rounds of the Lotus Cup UK and Europe racing on some of the world’s greatest circuits like Spa Francorchamps, Le-man, Brands Hatch GP and Silverstone GP.
In 2015 they further embarked on another challenge in testing the Lotus Evora GT4 in preparation for the Creventic 24HR series and Dubai 2016.
In 2018 GWS Motorsport partnered with Fox Motorsport and Audi Customer Racing in an Audi R8 LMS GT4 and entered Continental Creventic 24hrs Hankook Series, where upon we came second at Silverstone 24hour in class, first in Class at Portuguese 24hours in July at Portimão, first in class at Spa 12hours in September and 11th in Class at Dubia 24hours in January 2019, coming second overall in European Championship.
The F4 British Championship is well-positioned on the ever-popular ‘TOCA package’, supporting the British Touring Car Championship across the United Kingdom, with the numbers of fans trackside rivalling some of the nation’s most popular football teams. Its position on the bill ensures live ITV4 coverage of at least one race every weekend, with broadcasts reaching some 16 million viewers in the United Kingdom alone. In 2022, several meetings enjoyed live broadcasts on ITV1, further boosting viewership.
Chris Dittmann Racing has announced it will expand to a two-car outfit for this weekends ROKiT F4 British Championship certified by FIA triple header at Snetterton, adding Jack Sherwood to the ranks.
We are delighted to continue the relationship in 2023 with one of our key fleet customers F Sherwood Group in their racing activities in both F4 and Porsche Super Cup which supports the prestigious BTCC which is televised live with ITV4.
A great effort by the whole team with slick pitstops and excellent driving from Jamie, Ben and Glenn, has brought us second place in SPX on our @24HSERIES series debut at the #12HSilverstone.