Driver and Ride Board

Driver and Ride Board

This section is where drivers and teams can put their details when looking for a drive in a team or a driver for the Bathurst 12 Hour. This will be updated regularly.

If you wish to put your details up on this page please contact the administrator.

Drivers looking for rides:

Ric Shaw. Sydney based. GT3 experience at Bathurst / Nurburgring 24 hr. Driver profile available on request. ric.shaw@bigpond.com ph 0418649320

Daniel Clift is looking to drive in Classes B, C and I in the 2018 LiquiMoly Bathusrt 12 Hour. Please click here to view his racing CV or to get in contact with him for more information.

Brett Dickie is looking for a seat in the 2018 race. 2016 Sports Sedan Bathurst podium, Sports Sedan champion and time attack wins. Endurance experience. Can bring budget and crew, seeking class competitive drive. Email – performance.motorsport@hotmail.com for resume.

Sean Walkinshaw is looking for a drive in the GT3 class for 2018. He has 2 years’ experience driving a Nissan GT3 and one of those years was as a factory driver.

This season he is driving in Super GT in Japan driving in the GT3 class. They currently have 1 win, 1 podium and 1 pole with two rounds to go. Sean is graded as silver.

For further information or to contact Sean please go to www.seanwalkinshaw.com

Andre Heimgartner is looking for a drive in the 2018 event. Current Porsche Carrera Cup driver – led the Championship in 2017. Quick, reliable, experienced, safe. Experience includes: LMP, V8 Supercars, GT, Formula 3, Formula Ford.

Offering his services for Bathurst 12 Hour at no charge.

For further information visit www.andreheimgartner.com or contact Mark at mark@gartnerenterprises.co.nz or +64 21 870 418. View Andre’s profile CV here

Nico Bastian – Participated in the Bathurst 12 Hour twice with the SLS AMG GT3 and Erebus Motorsport. 2014 together with Bernd Schneider and Maro Engel, led the race up to 9th hour. 2016 5th overall. For 2018 free to drive every brand. P: +49 178 20 48 231 E: nico@nico-bastian.de w: www.nico-bastian.de

 

Liam McAdam – Liam McAdam (2015 Kumho V8 Touring Car Champion) is a highly accomplished driver, having started racing at the age of 12 years. Has raced karts, Formula Vee, Formula Ford at a national level achieving 7th in the 2014 championship.

In 2015 Liam was elevated to the Kumho V8 National Touring Car Championship.  In 2015 Liam won this championship and broke three lap records in the process. In 2015 also raced in the Dunlop Development Series at Bathurst.  In this race he did an excellent job coming from the back of the field to 11th place.

In 2017 Liam joined the Toyota 86 Series that he managed himself.  He was second in the championship going into the last round at Newcastle. Liam is a calm and highly accomplished driver with strong Bathurst experience and would be excited to join a team to assist them in putting their car up the front of their relevant category. Liam also brings strong data management analysis and driver coaching skills along with exception mechanical skills emanating from his background and his current studies as a mechanical engineering student at QUT. These are  great skills that would add significant value to all teams. Please contact Liam on 0407708875

Colin Paton is a British Driver on a Swiss International B license. Sprint racing experience – UK GT Cup in Porsche 997 and 991 as well as classic racing in ’65 911 and ’74 RSR. Endurance racing experience – Spa 6 Hours Classic 2017 in a ’65 911, Abu Dhabi Gulf 12 Hours 2016 in a Cayman GT4 (Third) and recently October 2017 Creventic 24 Hours at COTA in a 991 Cup car (Third). Fully funded. Will consider any MARC or GT Car seat. Flights and accommodation for the event already booked. References available from previous teams and Pro Drivers.

+44 (0)7967 033908
colinpaton@fastmail.com

Tony Bates

Experienced Am driver looking for a drive in a Class A car in the 2018 Bathurst 12 Hour.

Achievements include:

  • 2016 Porsche Carrera Cup Australia Challenge Champion
  • Bathurst 12 Hour starts in 2015 and 2017
  • Abundance of racing at Mount Panorama including Carrera Cup (with Challenge Class race wins), Dunlop Series and Commodore Cup
  • Experience in GT cars including Audi R8 GT3, Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 and Mercedes-AMG GT3

Email – tonyb@altfs.com.au.