Sam Bird has been awarded the Graham Hill Trophy at the British Racing Drivers' Club (BRDC) Annual Awards today.
Sam finished runner-up in the Championship, narrowly missing out on the title after achieving five race wins, the most of any driver. He also secured the Teams’ Title for debutant team RUSSIAN TIME.
Previous recipients of the Graham Hill Trophy include Lewis Hamilton, Jenson Button and Dario Franchitti.
Receiving his trophy, Bird said: “I am very proud to have been chosen by the BRDC to receive this award. It is a true honour to join the list of illustrious names that have held this Trophy before me.”