The next British Porsche legend?

The next British Porsche legend?

Nick Tandy has finally got the deal he has been working towards for the past three seasons, but as a Brit with a factory Porsche drive he has some big names to live up to

Nick Tandy is in illustrious company. He has joined a list of British Porsche factory drivers that includes Vic Elford, Brian Redman, Derek Bell and Allan McNish. And that's mission accomplished as far as the 28-year-old is concerned.

Getting on the books at Porsche had been Tandy's ambition almost since he took his first steps in the world of Porsche racing at the end of 2009. There was success pretty much straight away on his arrival in the Carrera Cup in Germany and the Formula 1-supporting Supercup, but he concluded pretty early that his career lay beyond these one-make series.

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