COVENTRY’S Blake Angliss believes a step-up in high quality will solely profit his profession within the long-term – after switching to Century Motorsport’s Ginetta GT4 SuperCup line-up.
The Fenny Compton-based outfit had initially positioned the younger prospect of their Ginetta GT Professional aspect for the forthcoming 2021 season, following a key grounding in karting as a junior driver, however have now determined to make a leap of religion in selling the teen increased up the ranks.
And whereas there’ll now be extra strain on the 17-year-old’s shoulders, having joined Andy Spencer and Henry Dawes within the SuperCup group, the trail that lies forward is one which the younger gun is ready to go down.
“With my restricted earlier expertise in automobile racing, my focus this season is on making as a lot progress as a driver as doable,” mentioned Angliss.
“To do that, I have to put myself towards essentially the most aggressive discipline I can and that led to the choice to maneuver courses.
“Arguably essentially the most thrilling a part of that is getting the possibility to race the complete Ginetta G55 GT4 automobile.
“It’s an enormous step up from the G40 I raced final yr, nevertheless it’s the perfect automobile to study GT racing in, so I’m wanting ahead to the problem that lies forward and I can’t wait to get the season underway.”
Angliss will get a primary style of life within the GT4 SuperCup when heading to the Snetterton circuit on the weekend of June 12 and 13, kicking off an eight-round marketing campaign which culminates at Manufacturers Hatch on October 23.