Gillard (kart manufacturer)
Gillard is a British kart manufacturer founded by
Tim Gillardto build chassisfor 100 cc and 125 cc karts. Gillard have won several European championships in partnership with the Peter de Bruijn's racing team.
The Gillard's most recent success was in the 2005
Karting World Championshipwhere the Gillard-supported PDB team won with British driver Oliver Oakes, and Danish driver Michael Christensenwon the European Junior Championship in the same year. Before that Carlo Van Damand Nick De Bruijn(both Dutch) won the European Formula A Championship in 2001 and 2004 respectively.
2007 Formula 1 World Champion
Kimi Räikkönenwas an official driver in 1999 and finished second in the European Formula Super A Championship.
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