BBC Sport - Esmee Hawkey: Motorsport's teenage sensation driving a Porsche in the GT Cup
Esmee Hawkey - motorsport's teenage sensation
- From the section Get Inspired
She started her motorsport story with a karting session on her ninth birthday - now 18-year-old Esmee Hawkey from Chislehurst in Kent is racing a Porsche Cayman GT4 in this year's edition of the GT Cup.
Watch as she recounts her rapid rise in the sport and takes BBC presenter Mike Bushell on a hair-raising, 150mph spin around Silverstone.
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