Eighteen-year-old Dexter Patterson started competition karting in 2011 and became the West of Scotland Kart Club Scottish Open Champion in 2012; in 2015 he won the Super 1 National and Formula Kart Stars series and achieved victory the following year at the Kartmasters British Grand Prix in the Rotax Mini Max class. 2017 would become Patterson's most successful year to date, triumphing in the Trofeo delle Industrie and winning the CIK-FIA Junior World Championship on his first attempt.
In 2019 the karting division of the Sauber Junior Team signed Patterson for his final year of karting competition. When Patterson moved up to single-seaters in 2020 he was confirmed to become part of the Sauber Academy, the first graduate of the Sauber Karting Team to make the step into single-seaters.
For 2021 the Dexter progressed into the BRDC British Formula 3 Championship, gaining his first podium in the series at just his third race. Now Dexter changes up to high gear as he enters the BTCC, the third-longest running motorsport championship in the world and the UK's premier championship.
|2017||CIK-FIA Junior World Champion|
|2016||Kart Grand Prix Mini Max Champion|
|2016||Trent Valley Kart Club Mini Max Continental Cup Winner|
|2015||IAME Cadet Super One British Champion|
|2015||Formula Kart Stars Super Cadet Champion|
|2015||Downforce Radio Kier Millar Under 13 Racer of the Year|
|2014/2015||Trent Valley Kart Club Winter Series IAME Cadet Champion|
|2013||West of Scotland Kart Club IAME Cadet Davidson Busway Trophy Winner|
|2012||West of Scotland Kart Club Scottish Open Champion|
|2012||West of Scotland Kart Club Comer Cadet Champion|