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Muslim Teen Becomes British F3 Champion and Beats F1 Legend’s Record

17-year-old Enaam Ahmed has become the British Formula 3 champion and has beaten a record held by F1 legend Ayrton Senna.

He won 13 races in the championships beating the 12 races won by Senna in 1983.

He also got 654 points the highest amount of points ever achieved.

Enam told BBC Newsbeat:

“It’s pretty amazing for me, I’m just a normal kid from London,”

Following the record breaking win, Enaam thanked Allah by tweeting:

“Thank you Allah for blessing me all year. The glory is all yours”

Enaam has been billed as the next Lewis Hamilton and although he has a long way to go, he dreams of racing in the F1 championships one day.

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