Aaron’s the ace driver

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THOMAS Clarkson student Aaron “Azzy” Charles drove like a star, bagging the Driver of the Meeting award following a unanimous decision from the marshals at Ellough Park Kart Raceway in Beccles, Norfolk at their Saturday night race.

The Newkart/Octane sponsored 16-year-old started eighth out of the 15 strong grid.

On his rebuilt Senior Rotax Max 125cc engine, he took first, second and first places in the heats, finishing with the fastest lap of the night in the third heat. On pole position for the 14 lap final, he bagged a lights to flag win while beating second place by six seconds, also with the fastest lap.