Australia’s most prestigious Motor Racing Championships
May 22, 2015
A SURPRISE packet has topped the charts in practice for the Australian GT 101 at Phillip Island, as round two of the Shannons Nationals got underway today in cool conditions.
The V8-powered Ginetta G55 GT3 driven by Matt Campbell and Michael Hovey topped a monster 35-car field across the three practice sessions, just 0.01s quicker than the Porsche GT3 driven by James Koundouris and Marcus Marshall.The Porsche Carrera Cup, AMChamp, Formula Ford and Formula 3 fields also practiced today ahead of tomorrow's qualifying and opening races.
May 22, 2015
In its ninth year, Fatality Free Friday calls for road users to make the pledge to consciously drive safely and obey road rules as a promise to themselves, their family and friends.To support Fatality Free Friday, an initiative of the Australian Road Safety Foundation, the Bob Jane T-Marts interactive truck and inflatable car will be set up at the Porsche Carrera Cup at Phillip Island Circuit, Phillip Island, with Bob Jane T-Marts drivers Nick Foster and Nick McBride present to encourage racing fans and drivers to take the pledge to drive safely, by signing the inflatable car on Saturday 23 May 2015.