However with his dad’s career in cars and as a racer, it was inevitable that the young lad would progress into four wheeled racing and in 2016 he began racing in Mini Stox at a local raceway with some coaching provided by Matthews. Despite racing against competitors aged up to 16 the 11 year old driveralmost clinched the championship finishing runner up in his first year before winning the title in the following year 2017.
Archie Tompson First Races Cadwell Park
THE RACING CAREER BEGINS
A natural on four wheels Archie has showed a talent for drifting and circuit racing after a number of tests in 2019 in a Ginetta Junior.
For 2020 Archie will be competing in the Saxo Junior Saloon Car Championship and in a test at Lydden Hill has already posted some very quick lap times which has prompted Superprix Professionals to select him as one of their Young Guns and definitely a driver to watch in the future.