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...

Prototypes back on track

Prototypes back on track

After more than a year away, the Australian Prototype Series has returned to action, with young gun Blake Purdie topping the time charts in practice one.Eighteen cars make up a competitive and intriguing field, with plenty of new faces and some familiar names on the timesheets.This weekend marks Purdie’s APS debut, after winning the OTR Sportscar Invitational Series in 2020,...

Makris, Purdie shine in Sydney practice

Makris, Purdie shine in Sydney practice

The Australian Prototype Series has begun its 2021 season in style, three practice sessions getting the Shannons Motorsport Australia Championships round for the category underway. It was a familiar top two across each session, with Jason Makris and Blake Purdie sharing the spoils throughout Friday.Practice was spread out across morning, afternoon and evening sessions – the final session under Sydney Motorsport...

Prototype Series enter Sydney with healthy field

Prototype Series enter Sydney with healthy field

The 2021 Australian Prototypes Series begins this weekend at Sydney Motorsport Park with a host of big names forming a healthy entry list. Taking place as part of the Shannons Motorsport Australia Championships’ third meeting for the year, 18 competitors have confirmed their place in the series’ first of five rounds for 2021, including former champions Jason Makris and Mark Laucke. Joining...

Prototype’s pole prize

Prototype’s pole prize

Competitors in the Australian Prototype Series will have even more incentive to qualify on pole, with new partner, the Jam Motorsport Shop, offering up a store voucher for the early pace setter at each round.The pole sitter will be able to deck themselves out in the latest and best racing gear with Jam Motorsport shop selling a wide range of...

Hard work key to Tyler’s Jam Motorsport rise

Hard work key to Tyler’s Jam Motorsport rise

There’s no doubt the Australian Prototype Series is a close knit community and you only have to look as far as Jam Motorsport to see why the category enjoys plenty of success both on and off the track.The South Australian based team is the biggest in the series and has two of the three past title winners part of their...