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 a glamorous and intelligent host who can share her incredible tales. An accomplished journalist and event host, Amanda is a refreshing choice for a conference, bringing charm and style to whatever she turns her hand to.
Amanda Stretton is one of the new breed of action-girl presenters. Refreshingly fearless and up for a challenge. Voted one of TV’s rising stars by Zoo Weekly, Amanda has truly proved this title true.
Her presenting of multiple programmes both on UK and international television ensures she is an adept facilitator and awards host.
Bringing her vast expertise to presenting 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 became the first ever female driver to compete in the ASCAR (Anglo-American Stock Car Racing) Mintex Cup 2001, achieving 6th position, and is the first British woman to win an international long distance event at Spa, Belgium (September 2003).
She competed in the British GT Championships 2003 in the first ever all female team, and the FIA Championships 2003 as the first ever British female driver.
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.