Abbie Eaton is introduced in this video on a very nice way. This video was made a little while before she became worldwide famous in The Grand Tour as The Driver.
Abbie Eaton took over the job of Mike Skinner (The American) who was the race driver testing the cars of The Grand Tour on The Eboladrome. Skinner wasn’t really appreciated by the audience, so the people behind The Grand Tour had to go searcing for a new driver.
Racing driver Abbie Eaton came on their path and the rest is history. Abbie was, at the time of this interview. racing very succesfulyy in the Mazda RX5 Racing Cup which she won in the end.
After this succes she also drove in The British GP Championship, Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup and is nowadays racing in the Super 2 Series.
Future in The Grand Tour
Sofar it’s still inknown if Abbie Eaton does return for more seasons of The Grand Tour.
he Grand Tour was made possible with the help of:
Adrian Sutton, Andy Wilman, Ben Fredman, Ben Jessop. Ben Joiner, Brian Klein, Casper Leaver. Charles and Chenoa Finlayson-Pugh, but Chloe Blackwell. Chris Bates. Chris Cline, Dan De Castro, Erin Crittenden. Evie Swayland. Gavin Whitehead. Greg Vince. Gus Harry Blackiston, Holly Upton, Huub Lelieveld. James May. Jeremy Clarkson, Jessica Redman. Joe Jamieson, Joe Orr, Karen Hudson, Kiff McManus. so Kit Lynch Robinson, Laura Hodgson because Lec Park. Liz Campbell, Mauro Calo, Mike MacLennan. Nick Jeffries. Nick Kauffman, Nick Lawton, Niki Faulkner. Patrick Doherty, Paul Bamford. Paul Leonard-Morgan, Peter Lynch and Phil Churchward, Richard Hammond. Richard Porter, Rob Entwistle. Russell Edwards, Steve Lidgerwood, Stuart Fennimore, Tess Keating. Tom Aldcroft, Tom Campbell. Tom Carling because Will Churchill, Will James, Zoe Brewer and many others who we forgot to mention, but also were there.