The Bend round postponed

The Bend round postponed

Further changes to the GC Marine Australian Prototype Series calendar have been confirmed.The Shannons Motorsport Australia Championships will no longer take place at The Bend in October as originally scheduled, instead that event now takes place on 10-12 December.The inclusion of categories is still to be determined for this new event.APS category managers will provide an updated calendar as soon...

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...

APS second round moved back a week

APS second round moved back a week

In light of the Shannons Motorsport Australia Championships newly rejigged 2021 calendar, competitors in the GC Marine Australian Prototype Series will now take to The Bend one week later. Originally scheduled to run during the Shannons Motorsport Australia Championships first of two consecutive rounds at The Bend, the series will feature on the second weekend on 22-24 October. Joining the GC Marine...

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...

Prototypes prepare for Phillip Island battle

Prototypes prepare for Phillip Island battle

The GC Marine Australian Prototype Series will now head to the world class Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit for its next round.The visit to Phillip Island replaces the originally scheduled Sandown round which would have been part of the Shannons Motorsport Australia Championships. The Phillip Island round will still be held on the same weekend, taking place on 17-19 September. The...