Nick Deeley

36 years old - Lichfield, United Kingdom

Nick Deeley

36 years old - Lichfield, United Kingdom

Profile

Current Status: Self-employed

Zansho Simsport - Race Engineer

Rocket Esports - Race Engineer

Coach Dave Academy - Race Engineer

Karting - Race Mechanic

About

A successful race and championship winning Race & Data Engineer within simracing and Esports.

Sectors

Engineering

Career Highlights

  • 2020 - Worked with Jenson Button, Pietro Fittipaldi, Tony Kanaan, Andy Priaulx, Seb Priaulx, Max Papis and Alex Buncombe on the official virtual Le Mans. All 3 cars finishing the race. Top car in P9 with Button/Buncombe.
  • 2020 - Completed the MIA Race Engineering course. Participating in this school allowed me to learn from current and experienced F1 and motorsport engineers about detailed vehicle dynamics, aerodynamics, Formula E, hybrid powertrains, transmissions, brakes, data analysis, tyres and being a race engineer.
  • 2020 - Assisted in Engineering for Spa 24hr for Rinaldi Racing. David Perel invited myself to work remotely for Rinaldi Racing for the 2020 Spa 24hr, where I examined post-session data and worked on strategy preparation with trackside Rinaldi engineers.
  • 2020 - Virtual Endurance Championship Division 1 GTE Champions

Career Timeline

2016 - 2018

education

University of Derby

Qualifications

FdEng Motorsport Engineering - 1:1

2019 - Present

work

Zansho Simsport

Race Engineer

Responsible for car set up, race strategy and driver coaching for Zansho Simsport leading a variety of drivers. Achievements include: • Endurance and touring car Championships • Numerous podiums and race wins at the forefront of official rFactor2 series • Podiums & fastest laps in GT racing across rFactor2 and ACC

2020 - Present

work

Rocket Esports

Race Engineer

Responsible for car set up, race strategy and driver coaching for Rocket Esports leading a variety of drivers including Jenson Button himself on occasion in online sim racing competitions.

2020 - Present

work

Coach Dave Academy

Race Engineer

Responsible for the creation of setups within Assetto Corsa Competizione for PC and console.

2016 - Present

work

Karting

Race Mechanic

Work for championship winning kart race teams, predominately with Jack Dex Racing, throughout the year on test days and race weekends at various circuits across the UK at Motorsport UK club level.

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