- Date of Birth: 26/04/1974
- Place of Birth: York
‘Thommo’ raced for 10 consecutive seasons in the British Touring Car Championship, winning the Privateers’ Trophy in his first year in 1994. He steadily amassed race wins before claiming the title in 2002 at the wheel of a Vauxhall Astra. The Briton secured a second crown in 2004, before making his WTCC switch and scoring a win with Alfa Romeo in 2005. Thompson, a double winner of the European Touring Car Cup between 2009 and 2010, starts a fourth season with the works LADA team in 2015.