Makris wins opening round of 2021 season

Makris wins opening round of 2021 season

Jason Makris has started the 2021 Australian Prototype Series on a high, winning the first round of the year at Sydney Motorsport Park. It was a highly consistent weekend from the 2018 series winner, who added another runner-up finish to his second place yesterday.With heavy fog on Sunday morning causing the series’ second race for the weekend to be cancelled, all...

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...

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...

Prototypes join Supercars in 2021

Prototypes join Supercars in 2021

The Australian Prototype Series (APS) has finalised its 2021 calendar, with the category joining the Repco Supercars Championship support field during the year.Starting its season at Sydney Motorsport Park as part of the Shannons Motorsport Australia Championships in May, the category will then join the Repco Supercars Championship for a highly anticipated event at the Winton SuperSprint later that same...

Mega 2021 on the cards for Prototypes

Mega 2021 on the cards for Prototypes

The 2021 Australian Prototype Series will be one of the most exciting years for the category yet, with three of the five rounds now confirmed and plans for further events also in the works. Competitors will once again compete part of its calendar on the Shannons Motorsport Australia Championships card, with three of the APS’ five rounds now locked in. The...

APS stars on track

APS stars on track

The Australian Prototype Series may be on hold temporarily, but it hasn’t stopped a number of our stars getting out and racing at any possible opportunity.With national competitions halted and borders restricted, the drivers have taken to their local state championships and australianprototypeseries.com.au has taken a look at some of their performances over the last weekend.Motorsport Australia SA Motor Race...