Dougie Bolger

16-year-old Dougie Bolger will join Carlin for their 2021 F4 British Championship certified by FIA – powered by Ford EcoBoost line up.

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Place of Birth: Tokyo

The Japanese racer has a strong and extensive karting background, both in Europe and Japan, and looks forward to his first season competing in single seater racing.  In anticipation, Bolger has used the 2020 season to his advantage taking on a test programme with the team in his Formula 4 car.

Bolger, born in Tokyo, enjoyed a great karting career highlighted with his 2018 season which included placing 1st in Japan’s kart racer rankings and 29th in IAME’s Junior X30 world rankings – alongside podium finishes in the British, LGM and Japanese kart series.

Pre-pandemic Dougie placed 3rd overall in the PFI Winter Series kart series in March, before starting on his single-seater journey with Carlin over the course of the year.