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Motorsport Icons Honoured at Autosport Awards 2017

07 Dec 2017

Held on the first Sunday of December, the week after the last F1 Grand Prix of the year, the Autosport Awards brings the season to a close, celebrating and recognising outstanding achievement across the racing world. Often referred to as ‘the biggest night in motorsport’, the 2017 Awards proved to be an international, star-studded and glamorous occasion with guests including Damon Hill, Robert Kubica, Freddie Spencer, Gil de Ferran, John McGuiness, Chase Carey, Susie Wolff and the most successful sailor in Olympic history, Sir Ben Ainslie.

For the first time, the Awards were presented by Lee McKenzie and David Coulthard and covered 14 categories spanning club racing to World Rally Championship, MotoGP and Formula 1, the majority of categories voted by fans. And viewers were able to watch the Awards on a live global broadcast on Motorsport.tv, Autosport.com and Motorsport.com.

Full results from the prestigious ceremony are as follows:

INTERNATIONAL RACING DRIVER OF THE YEAR
Lewis Hamilton

RACING CAR OF THE YEAR
Mercedes-AMG F1 W08 EQ Power+

INTERNATIONAL RALLY DRIVER OF THE YEAR
Sebastien Ogier

RALLY CAR OF THE YEAR
Ford Fiesta WRC

BRITISH COMPETITION DRIVER OF THE YEAR
Lewis Hamilton

NATIONAL DRIVER OF THE YEAR
Lando Norris

GREGOR GRANT AWARD FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT
Nelson Piquet

ROOKIE OF THE YEAR
Charles Leclerc

GREGOR GRANT AWARD FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT
Derek Warwick

BRITISH CLUB DRIVER OF THE YEAR
Enaam Ahmed

McLAREN AUTOSPORT BRDC AWARD
Dan Ticktum

AUTOSPORT WILLIAMS ENGINEER OF THE FUTURE
Martins Zalmans

JOHN BOLSTER AWARD
ACO - Automobile Club de l'Ouest

 

Missed it on the night? You can catch up on the Autosport Awards here - https://www.autosport.com/awards/live/2705769/autosport-awards-2017  

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