One of the UK's leading motorsports and classic car presenter and broadcasters, Amanda Stretton is renowned for her in-depth knowledge of the car industry. Having raced competitively in the past, Amanda is an accomplished journalist and event host, who is a refreshing choice to bring charm and style to whatever she turns her hand to.
Amanda Stretton is one of the UK’s leading female motorsport and motor industry presenter. Refreshingly fearless and up for a challenge. She first caught the attention of producers of Channel 4's F3 as a young driver, having just won Classic and Sportscar Magazines 'Best Newcomer of the Year' Award. She quickly went on to present all Channel 4's Motorsport programming.
Her presenting of multiple programmes both on UK and international television ensures she is an adept facilitator and awards host of live events.
Bringing her vast expertise and love of all kinds of motors to the media scene, she was a natural fit to present the ‘Goodwood Revival' with Murray Walker on ITV1, Amanda was a glamorous and intelligent addition to the team. Her classic car series 'Dream Machine', was screened on FIVE.
Previously, Amanda was the face of Channel 4’s motorsport programming presenting Motorsport on 4 (including the British Formula 3, GT, MGF and Rally Championships), the new ASCAR (Anglo-American Stock Car Racing) series, Dream Machine and UK Supercross. Her list of presenting credits is extensive, having also hosted Channel 4’s Driven, Sky Sports, the Travel Channel, EuroSport, NOW.com, Silverstone TV, and commentating on the radio for the American and European Le Mans Series.
These shows provide her with a perfect stage from which to pursue her passion for all things fast and dangerous, including bikes and cars which she has raced from the age of 19. Amanda’s outstanding driving skills have seen her win races in top level racing classes including the FIA GT Championship, the only British woman to have achieved this; and racing in the top LMP1 class against a record entry of ex-F1 drivers in the World famous Le Mans 24 hour race.
Amanda’s intelligence and ambitious attitude, coupled with her industry experience, sets her apart from the competition and puts her on the fast track to the top.
The combination of Amanda’s professionalism, ability to challenge traditions, provide insightful comments and enthusiastic attitude make her a brilliant choice for motorsport themed events, the corporate circuit and presenting awards ceremonies.