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Matt Dobson chats to Lloyd Bonson on the Saturday Kickabout!

Phoenix FM's very own Motor Racing correspondent Lloyd Bonson managed to catch up with Matt Dobson about his championship winning year in Formula Ford and winning the Zetec Championship

Matt Dobson has competed in the British Formula Ford Championship for the past three years and this year won the Zetec Championship. Matt says 'The win this year reflects lost of hard work and dedication by our family-run team. I would like to express thanks to them and my sponsors Collier & Catchpole Builders Merchants and The Willow Foundation, without them the win would not have been possible.
Lloyd asked Matt about his karting days at the tender age of 11, several wins. Progressed to Formula Ford in 2005. 1st year won Avon Junior championship, 2nd year competed in British Formula Ford Zetec, 3rd year - have won the championship. Works on a variety of racecar projects throughout the season and fits in his own racing too and Next years plans - to move up into Duratec Formula Ford. - prize for winning the championship this year is a new chassis for next year worth 20,000 GBP.

for more info www.johndanbyracing.com

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