Name and number: Paul Whitman number 42
Year of birth: 1964
Family: Married to Ree. Son Harry aged 8
Occupation / Trade: Engraver / Sign Fitter
Home town: Ipswich
1st ever stock car meeting: Foxhall Stadium Ipswich. Early 1970’s
How did you become interested: Mum and Dad started taking me
First time you raced and what was it: 1995 Rookie Banger at Foxhall in a Mk3 escort.
First win in motorsport: Swaffham in the Banger rods in the early noughties.
Any other motorsport experience other than stockcars: none
Favourite old time track: Wimbledon for the atmosphere on Banger world final nights
Current favourite track: Coventry
All-time favourite f1 driver f2 driver: Didn’t follow Brisca in early days. Spedeworth drivers Marty Page, Barry Lee and the East Anglian banger drivers
Other racing involvement: None
Top drink / meal: Real ale, red wine. Indian
Other interests: Pets (especially bunnies), ITFC., Darts.
Favourite musician / band: Level 42
Top TV / film: Mrs Browns Boys. All the fast and Furious films
First road car: Simca 1100 !!
All-time favourite holiday destination: Isle of Wight
What you would like to see to improve our sport: Keeping the formula basic as the original cars. More full body cars. Less money spent on engines and performance.