Driver Profile: James 'Jiggy' Gornall

James 'Jiggy' Gornall

James 'Jiggy' Gornall

British Touring Car Championship (BTCC)

Jiggy is a multiple championship winning racing driver and member of the BRDC. He has shown his diversity having won the British GT championship in a rear wheel drive Dodge Viper and also taken the title in the front wheel drive Mini Challenge JCW and winner of the Jack Sears Trophy in the 2020 BTCC in the Audi A3 by TradePriceCars.com Racing

www.jamesgornall.com

James 'Jiggy' Gornall x FPZERO

Jiggy uses his Pro II Simulator for his race preparation, learning new tracks and keeping his racecraft fresh with online championships,  esports competitions and remotely coaching his customers.

Simulator software used
  • Assetto Corsa
  • iRacing
  • rFactor 2
Favourite software

The FPZERO Pro II simulator has been so important to my first season in the BTCC. I can jump straight onto the sim and I'm at Croft. 5 minutes later I'm back at Brands Hatch. All of which is in my accurately modelled Audi S3 BTCC car. It's also been a great opportunity for me to coach my clients on their FPZERO simulators remotely. I can see their data, 'sit' in car with them and also show them the ropes.

Visiting totally unsighted tracks to me, I was surprised how much I could take from the simulator to the track, they've done a great job and it's such a useful tool for any driver.

The support has been invaluable and having the guys at FPZERO deliver the simulator fully assembled and train me on it helped me get up to speed, and even onto Twitch (go follow me)!

Racing Experience
  • 2020 British Touring Car Championship (BTCC)
    Audi S3 by TradePriceCars.com Racing
  • 2019 Mini Challenge JCW, Champion
  • 2017 BMW Compact Cup
  • 2016 BMW Compact Cup, Champion
  • 2015 BMW Compact Cup, 2nd in championship
  • 2008 Silverstone 24hrs
    Aston Martin N24, P2 in class
  • 2008 British GT, Champion
    Dodge Viper Competition Coupe
  • 2007 British GT
    Dodge Viper Competition Coupe
  • 2004 Formula Renault UK
  • 2003 BARC Formula Renault, Champion
  • 2000 Super One National Karting, Champion
  • 1995-2001 National Karting

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