Rachel Allen is the proudest mother to her three children. And she had even more reason to be proud of punch this week.
Her son, Lucca, won a major championship in motorsport. Yes, the 20-year-old has been making quite the name for himself on the race track.
After making his way through the ranks, he won the driver title in the 2022 European Ultimate Cup Endurance Series.
Proud mother Rachel shared the news on social media writing: “Yippee!! Huge congratulations to Lucca @luccaallen1 who this weekend clinched the driver title in the 2022 European Ultimate Cup Endurance Series.
“What an exciting 8 months racing for him across Spain, France, Italy and Germany in his Le Mans Prototype 3 racing car. Yesterday a win in Magny-Cours International Circuit, France and still with one round to go was enough to take the pressure off and the championship title is in the bag!
“A huge thank you to all his sponsors for making this possible. Well done Lucca….. looking forward to seeing you soon. Next stop Le Mans 24h!!!!”
Lucca was just as delighted as he wrote on Instagram: “P1. We got a win from a great team effort today thanks to my team @graffracing for a great car and great job to my teammates.”
They both shared pictures of the driver on track at the Magny-Cours International Circuit in France, showcasing his skills as a driver.
He was inundated with comments congratulating him on the race, with Catherine Fulvio writing: “Congratulations Lucca. What an amazing achievement.”
“Incredible achievement. Congratulations,” Helen Steele added.