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Dumfries racing star returns home

Allan McNish Credit: ITV Border

Allan McNish from Dumfries has been described as the world's top sportscar driver.

The 44-year-old began racing at the age of 11 and progressed up the motorsport ladder until he reached the pinnacle, Formula 1.

He started in karting, then progressed through the junior formula, Formula 3, Formula 3000 en route to Sportscar racing, Le Mans 24 Hours and F1.

Since then he has won the prestigious Le Mans 24 hours race twice and has been an Audi 'works' driver for 11 years.

Tune into Lookaround at 6pm tonight to see the full interview with Mr McNish, where he will be telling us about his aspirations for this coming season.