Megan Gilkes is an 18-year-old Canadian racer who began racing at just nine years old. Studying Aeronautical Engineering abroad, Gilkes is one of the top drivers in the W Series in Europe and the F3 Americas Powered by Honda in the United States. Her racing highlights include finishing second in F1200 Canada in 2018 and third in F1200 Canada in 2017, Gilkes is on the fast track to success in the world of motorsports.
Starting karting in 2010 when she was 9 Megan went karting for the first time while living in Barbados. Megan was offered to drive a family friends racing kart and from that moment on, she would be hooked in the world of motorsports. A career moving as quick off the track as it was on it, Megan advanced to Formula Vee / Formula 1200 in both in the United States and in Canadian. Never competing in a full season or racing for a championship, Gilkes raced for podium results and wins before moving into the F2000 program for select events.
Fast forward to today, Megan is one of the fastest females on the planet and whether it be on or off the track, Gilkes is a name that you will here in the world of motorsports for quite sometime.