Toby bids to follow Hamilton

Schoolboy Toby Sowery is hoping to follow in the tyre tracks of Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton. Toby, from Melbourn, won the Hunts Kart Racing Club s cadet championship at Kimbolton in 2007, matching his success of the previous year. Hamilton won the same

Schoolboy Toby Sowery is hoping to follow in the tyre tracks of Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton.

Toby, from Melbourn, won the Hunts Kart Racing Club's cadet championship at Kimbolton in 2007, matching his success of the previous year.

Hamilton won the same championship in 1995.

Toby, 11, who attends Melbourn Village College, is racing in the BRDC Stars of Tomorrow Championship this season, as well as this year's championship at Kimbolton.

His progress can be followed at tobysowery.co.uk

Toby is pictured receiving this year's award from Daphne Freeman, the competition secretary at Kimbolton.