APS cancels 2021 season

APS cancels 2021 season

The GC Marine Australian Prototype Series has officially cancelled its 2021 season.With just one round having been completed in 2021, the series was going to add an additional round in December as part of the Shannons Motorsport Australia Championships at The Bend Motorsport Park.  However with a low number of entrants expected to attend the event next month, the APS...

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...

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,...