Irish Actor & Cork Racing driver Micheal Fitzgerald moves up to 5th in the Western Australia Formula Ford Championship

Irish Actor & Cork Racing driver Micheal Fitzgerald moved up to 5th in the Western Australia Formula Ford Championship with three top eight finishes at the weekend at Collie Motorplex, WA on 17th May.

Changing weather conditions swapping between wet to dry made it a very challenging weekend for the Western Australia Formula Ford Championship drivers who visited the Collie Motorplex for the first time and returned the warm Collie Motorplex welcome with 3 thrilling races.

Western Australian ace Peter Major took a hat trick of race wins to march ahead in the Championship table ahead of the chasing contenders Declan O’ Brien, Jason Youd & Ollie Baxter.

Born and bred in County Cork, Ireland, Micheal holds a Masters Degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Manchester while he has also raced in Formula Ford in the United Kingdom, Ireland & Australia.

Micheal has appeared in many Australian Film & Television productions. He splits his time between his home in Ireland and Australia.