A former racing driver himself, Oliver Oakes founded Hitech Grand Prix in 2015, a race-winning team with a catalogue of victories, podiums and pole positions across several championships – the backbone behind the very best in young driving talent.
“Hitech GP has rapidly grown into a successful team in a short space of time, which is credit to the team of dedicated people we have working with us and the support of our investors and commercial partners. As a team, we are constantly striving to reach our peak and continually improve. Racers at heart, we exist to win and chase the ever-moving goal of being the best we can be.”
With experience on both sides of the pit wall, former World Karting Champion Oliver understands just what it takes to create a winning driver and team, Oliver started Hitech GP at the beginning of 2015 after seeing the market opportunity to build a leading Formula 3 team. A former racer himself, after winning the World Karting Championship in 2005, Oliver raised through the junior ranks and was once a part of the Red Bull Young Driver Programme. Finding his calling in team management, Oliver first set up his own karting team in 2011 with great success. Which provided him with a wealth of experience in what it takes develop a racing driver and team together to become a winning combination.
Well-respected throughout motorsport paddocks, Oliver has built a name for himself, by making it his mission to craft the next generation of highly-successful racers through from karting to the top level of motorsport. Since launching, Hitech GP, has grown to be entrusted with the very best in young driving talent, whilst enjoying a catalogue of victories, podiums and pole positions from the team’s first turn of a wheel.