About Axcil

Axcil Jefferies Racing GP2

Axcil Jefferies is an elite professional racing driver from Zimbabwe. As a four-time national karting champion Axcil was awarded one of three coveted Formula BMW scholarships, after successfully competing in the Formula BMW Pacific Championship, as a regular race winner, Axcil obtained media and expert recognition through awards like “Driver’s Driver”, “Star Driver of the Future” and “Sportsman - of the Year”.


Axcil progressed into the FIA Formula Two Championship in 2012 before making the penultimate step into the GP2 Series (Formula 1 feeder series).


As well as receiving numerous accolades on track, Axcil also carries out numerous Ambassadorial roles such as UN Aids Global Sporting Ambassador, FIA Ambassador for Road Safety in Africa and Goodwill Childline Ambassador.




Name:                                                Axcil Ramar Jefferies


Date Of Birth:                                   14/04/1994


Nationality:                                        Zimbabwean


Home Town:                                      Harare


Weight:                                              67kgs


Height:                                               176cm


Hobbies:                                            Rock Climbing, Water Sports


Favourite Circuit:                             Brands Hatch GP Circuit, UK


Best Memory:                                  First European Win in Karting

                                                                   In 2008




Career Highlights

2016-17:                 Lamborghini Super Trofeo                                                       Champion Middle East

                                     5 Wins, 4 Poles 

                                Lamborghini Super Trofeo European

                                Championship: 2 wins, 7 Podiums

                                Paul Ricard 24 Hour Race: 4th GT3

                                Portimao 24 Hour Race: 9th GT3

2014:                      GP2 with Trident Motorsport

                                Indy Lights with Belardi Motorsport

                                Appointed Global UN Aids Ambassador


2013:                       Indy Lights with BHA


2012:                       FIA Formula 2 Championship

                                 Awarded JCI Outstanding Persons


2011-10:                   Winner of MSA scholarship and

                                 appointed as MSA Academy Driver


2009:                      Formula BMW Scholarship Winner

                                 3rd Formula BMW Pacific

                                 Championship (2 wins, 8 Podiums


2008:                      South African National Champion

                                 Junior MaxEuropean Championship,

                                winner of 5 racesVoted Star Driver of                                   The Future


2008-01:                 Multiple Karting Championships





2018:                      Lamborghini Super Trofeo                                                        ProAm Champion Middle East

                                    3 Wins, 2 Poles 5 Podiums

                                Dubai 24 Hour Race GT3

Philanthropist Roles:                      UN Aids Ambassador

                                                          UNWTO Ambassador

                                                          FIA Action For Road Safety


                                                          Childline Goodwill Ambassador