Red Dragon Racing, a team of boys from Connah’s Quay High School, Deeside won the Pit Display Award at the 2014 F1 in Schools UK National Finals and team has been invited to represent Wales at the 2014 F1 in Schools World Finals to be held at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi in November this year.

The team comprising Rhys Nimmo, 18, Lewis Steen, 17, George Cox, 18, Casey Burke, 16 are looking forward to a trip to Abu Dhabi and were delighted with their award.

Rhys said after the awards presentation, “Today has been a great day and a great experience.  We've just been told that we have been invited to represent Wales at the World Finals which is awesome news and we're very excited about the prospect of going to Abu Dhabi. Hopefully for this we can make another step forward. We'll try and build on what we've done, make the car run a bit better and speed it up a bit. Seeing how other teams have approached the challenge has been really interesting as well and I'm sure we'll use this knowledge”.

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