Archive for 2017

Bates Endures Frustrating Second Day at AGP

Tony Bates has encountered a frustrating day at the Australian Grand Prix today, finishing 23rd in Race 2, Round 2 of the Australian GT Championship. Starting fourth on the grid in his Moveitnet/C-Tech Laser/Transtex/Bryant & Bryant Mercedes-AMG GT3, Bates made a quick getaway from the rolling start, passing former team mate Geoff Emery to move [...]

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Bates Upbeat After Encouraging First AGP Day

Tony Bates is feeling enthusiastic after a positive opening day at the Australian Grand Prix for Round 2 of the Australian GT Championship, narrowly missing pole position in the day’s second qualifying session. The first qualifying session included a mixture of Pro and Am drivers, and Bates took little time adapting to the track, immediately [...]

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GT Championship Leader Set for AGP Challenge

Australian GT Championship leader Tony Bates says it will be a rewarding challenge to maintain his points advantage at this weekend’s second round of the championship at the Australian Grand Prix. In his very first race meeting aboard the Eggleston Motorsport Mercedes-AMG GT3 supported by Moveitnet, C-Tech Laser, Transtex and Bryant & Bryant at the [...]

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Bates Completes Sensational Weekend With GT Round Win

Tony Bates has secured his maiden Australian GT Championship round victory by winning the weekend’s third race at the Clipsal 500 today, in his Moveitnet/C-Tech Laser/Transtex/Bryant & Bryant Mercedes-AMG GT3 prepared by Eggleston Motorsport. Today’s triumph, combined with Friday’s win and yesterday’s third-place finish, saw Bates taking overall honours ahead of Roger Lago, and claiming [...]

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DUAL NATIONAL CHAMPION WILL BROWN JOINS EGGLESTON MOTORSPORT IN 2017

SUPERCARS Dunlop Series front-runners Eggleston Motorsport today confirmed reigning CAMS Jayco Australian Formula 4 and Toyota 86 Racing Series Champion Will Brown as part of its driver line-up for the 2017 Dunlop Super2 Series. The 18-year-old from Toowoomba joins EMS fresh from winning the Invitational Class of the Bathurst 12 Hour in a MARC Cars [...]

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MORCOM JOINS EGGLESTON MOTORSPORT IN 2017

SUPERCARS Dunlop Series front-runners Eggleston Motorsport today confirmed reigning CAMS Australian Endurance Champion Nathan Morcom as the first driver announced for its 2017 season multi car line-up. The 24-year-old will drive one of the team’s recently acquired New Generation Commodore VFs this season, which was delivered from Triple Eight Race Engineering this week. Morcom is [...]

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