Biography

Shields is a highly decorated karting graduate who will race cars for the first time in 2022.

His karting exploits have taken him across the UK and into Europe, with major triumphs coming in 2018 by finishing third in the IAME Winter Cup X30 Junior category, before being crowned as the champion in the IAME Series Benelux in the same category a year later.

Shields has embarked on a major winter testing programme since the Autumn, gaining good knowledge of many of the UK circuits that GB3 will visit.

Career Highlights (all karting)

2021
IAME Euro Series - X30 Senior
IAME Winter Cup - X30 Senior

2020
IAME Winter Cup - X30 Senior
Rotax Max Euro Winter Cup – Senior
Rotax Max Challenge International Trophy - Senior Max - seventh overall

2019                                                                                                                  
IAME Series Benelux - X30 Junior – champion
IAME Winter Cup - X30 Junior
IAME Euro Series - X30 Junior
British Kart Championship - X30 Junior
IAME International Final - X30 Junior

2018                                                                                                                  
IAME Winter Cup - X30 Junior - third overall
Kartmasters British Grand Prix - X30 Mini - seventh overall

2017                                                                                                                  
LGM Series – IAME Cadet

Cian Shields