The team has been winning races across various categories for over 20 years. Carlin’s race winning heritage is set in British F3, where the team established it’s foundations in the late 1990’s. Since then, victories in championships such as Formula Renault 3.5, British F4, FIAF3 European Championship, GP3 Series, EuroFormula Open, Indy Lights and evenPorsche Supercup and Asian Le Mans Series have cemented the team’s winning reputation.
Some of today’s most successful professional drivers have passed through the doors of Carlin, including racers in F1, IndyCar, Formula E and Endurance Racing. F1 drivers such asSebastian Vettel, Daniel Ricciardo, Lando Norris and Carlos Sainz among others, add up to almost half of the current F1 field who are Carlin alumni.
Part of the Capsicum group, the management team at Carlin provide a great combination of business skills and racing knowledge. Ensuring astable business base for the team are CEO Grahame (Chily) Chilton, long-term motorsport enthusiast and Trevor Carlin, who has a wealth of racing winning experience and knowledge in motorsport.
Carlin’s British F4, GB3, EuroFormula Open, FIA Formula 3 and FIA Formula 2 squads are based out of the team's bespoke facility in Farnham, Surrey.