Purdie confirms S5000 plans

Purdie confirms S5000 plans

After enjoying an impressive debut in the GC Marine Australian Prototype Series this year, Blake Purdie will look to try his hand in an S5000 car. Having recently completed a test day in Australia’s newest open wheeler, the South Australian has now confirmed intentions to race in the upcoming S5000 Tasman Series with 88 Racing. It’s been a fast rise through the...

Drake secures maiden podium at The Bend

Drake secures maiden podium at The Bend

GC Marine Australian Prototype Series star JP Drake enjoyed some new success at The Bend Motorsport Park earlier this month with a podium at the 2021 The Bend Classic.With more than 140 entries contesting the annual event, Drake was up against some big names, including former Supercars champion Craig Lowndes and South Australian speedster Dan Day.Not partaking in Saturday’s action...

Naguib on track for The Bend

Naguib on track for The Bend

After his spectacular crash during the Shannons Motorsport Australia Championships round at Sydney Motorsport Park, GC Marine Australian Prototype Series driver Michael Naguib is targeting his return for The Bend Motorsport Park. The South Australian’s big crash made headlines during the race meeting when his car became airborne before rolling multiple times.Thankfully Naguib was unharmed, however the car was severely damaged.Unfortunately,...

Latorre to enjoy dream Le Mans run

Latorre to enjoy dream Le Mans run

After making his Australian Prototype Series debut at Sydney Motorsport Park earlier this year, Andres Latorre will be heading overseas to fulfil a lifelong dream.The New South Wales based driver will team up with South Australian Garnet Patterson for the iconic Le Mans 24 Hour’s main support category event, the Michelin Le Mans Cup ‘Road to Le Mans’.Backed by Revere...

Drake secures maiden pole

Drake secures maiden pole

John Paul Drake will start an Australian Prototype Series race on pole for the very first time in his career today after a thrilling performance in this morning’s qualifying session.After a mixed first day of the season yesterday, which resulted in missing the final practice session to car complications, Drake bounced back superbly today to claim the Jam Motorsport Shop...

Purdie powers to race win

Purdie powers to race win

Blake Purdie has secured his first ever Australian Prototypes Series win, overcoming a stall on the start line to salute at Sydney Motorsport Park.Purdie started on the front row in his Nippy’s/PJK Transport Wolf Thunder alongside Jam Motorsport’s John-Paul Drake, who earlier in the day secured the Jam Motorsport Shop pole position prize.But it wasn’t a smooth start for either...