26/4 Victoria Street 3181 Victoria
Tel: 1800 887 223 drive@fastrackv8race.com.au

Drivers

Steve Owen

Is a motorsport nut! He is at his peak in the V8 Supercar Championships, he is tipped to make a big impression in 2011. In 2010 he co/drove with Jamie Whincup at Team Vodafone winning his first ever V8 Supercar Championship on the Gold Coast. This season he will be replacing Greg Murphy at Paul Morris Motorsports! Steve explains the experience at Fastrack Racing as "THE GREATEST V8 CHALLENGE YOU WILL EVER EXPERIENCE!"

Steve White

At a young age he wanted to quit driving although with the help of his mentors Pete Brock, Mark Webber and his family he went on to make the all time Australian Top 100 race car driver list. He has represented Australia twice and spent 5 years racing overseas. He has finished in the top 4 of every full championship competed. Steven's goal for 2010 is to race professionally again in Australia looking to start in the V8 Fujitsu class. Steven describes the experience at Fastrack Racing as "EXHILARATING!"

Tim Blanchard

"It is through my challenges in Europe that make driving enjoyable and a very rewarding success. His favourite track is in Belgium called Spa Francorchamps as it demonstrates your commitment to racing. He placed 2nd in the 2008 British Formula Ford Championship and 1st in the 2007 Australian Formula Ford Championship. Tim's goal for 2010 is to win the 2010 Fujitsu V8 Supercar Championship. Tim describes the experience you get from driving with Fastrack as "A THRILL!"

Trent Harrison

Has his first win in an Australian Championship. The race that started his career was the One Hour Endurance Race at Phillip Island aged 15. He won his class and it was after that race that he got his first TV interview with FOX. Trent's aim for 2010 is to win, win, win! Trent describes the experience you get from driving with Fastrack as "FAST!"

Elliot Barbour

His first race was in a HQ Holden at Calder Park, his greatest achievement to date is being regarded as the most successful driver in 2009 in the 944 Porsche Challenge. Elliot Barbour's favourite track is the Sandown and Phillip Island. The hardest is Winton as it is hard to get the car to work well for every corner. His goal for 2010 is to try and finish on the Podium for the year. Elliot describes the experience at Fastrack as "A RIDE OF A LIFETIME!"

Scott Pye

Scott Pye began in go-karts, in 2007 he raced in the Formula Ford and by 2008 he was competing at Australian Formula Ford Championship. 2010 he competed in the British Formula Ford Championship and had 12 race wins and 17 pole positions. "It’s difficult to put into words – to win the championship is absolutely fantastic." Scott describes the Fastrack Racing experience "AS CLOSE AS YOU CAN GET TO A REAL V8 SUPERCAR, ONE HELL OF AN EXPERIENCE!"

Nick Percat

The most influential people in his life are his father and Walkinshaw Racing CEO Craig Wilson. Nick's favourite track in Australia is Albert Park as it is fast and flowing. His worst track in Australia is the Indy Gold Coast as there is no room for error and it takes a lot of commitment. His first race was at the age of 7 in Go Karting. His goal for 2010 is to finish in the top 3 in the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series. Nick describes the experience you get driving with Fastrack Racing as an "ADRENALIN RUSH!"

Nathan Pretty

The most influential person in Nathan's career is Peter Brock, it is through his passion and belief in him that he was able to win the Bathurst 24hr as well as winning two world jetboat titles. The hardest track for him in Australia is Bathurst as it commands so much respect, it is also his favourite race track as it is so challenging. His goal for 2010 is to enjoy all aspects of racing! Nathan describes the experience you get from Fastrack as "THRILLING!"

Ben Neilson

Ben's first competition was at Phillip Island in 1991 at his favourite track because "it is so fast and a hell of a lot of fun!" His Greatest achievement so far is at Phillip Island testing SBR V8 Supercars. The Hardest track for Ben Neilson is Bathurst due to the elevations that make it very demanding. It is also one of his favourite tracks, "going through the chase is the best feeling ever!" Ben describes racing with Fastrack Racing as a "FASCINATING EXPERIENCE!"

Asher Johnston

Asher's greatest achievement was winning the CAM's 'Racing Driver of the Year' in 2009. He began racing in Go Karts at a Junior Level, and was inspired to race V8s through watching the V8s and Formula 1 at the Adelaide GP. Asher's favourite track is Clipsal 500, Adelaide Parklands because it is a street circuit and also because it is his home town. His goal for 2010 is to get back to racing at a national level. Asher describes the experience at Fastrack Racing as "HIGH SPEED!!"

Marcus Zukanovic

Marcus' greatest achievement to date is winning the Australian V8 Ute and Commodore Cup Championship in the same year, 2006. His first competitive race was in 2000 in the Victorian State Series Commodore Cup Sandown. Marcus finds the Adelaide Circuit the hardest track in Australia because of the level of confidence required for the driver and the car. His goal for 2010 is to win the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series. Marcus Zukanovic states that Fastrack Racing is "ADDICTIVE!"

George Elliot

Started racing through a friend that bought a race car and asked him to race it, from that moment he was hooked. George Elliot's favourite cicuit in Australia is Surfer's Paradise because of the atmosphere. His most amazing accomplishment in his racing career so far is winning the Nascar Championships. At the present moment he is a Fastrack Racing driver and is also competing in the V8 Utes and loves the excitement of Close Racing! George describes the experience at Fastrack Racing as "UNBELIEVABLE"

Kim Jane

Kim Jane got into racing through his family and his first race was at the age of 17 at the Sandown Raceway. His greatest achievement was winning the Australian Nascar 1996 and 1997 Series. Today he drives for Fastrack Racing and competes in the Yokohama V8 Utes Championships. His favourite race track is Indy as he enjoys the challenge of street circuit. Kim describes the experience at Fastrack Racing as "PROFESSIONAL AND MEMORABLE"

Steve Courtis

Growing up on Phillip Island, motorsport has always been Steve's greatest passion. He began racing karts at a young age before moving into circuit racing where he has competed in a number of categories, with success in HQ Holden’s, Australian Commodore Cup and Porsche 944's. His aim is to win the 2012 Victorian Porsche 944 Championship. Steve describes Fastrack as 'An experience you will never forget'

George Miedecke

George's career has spanned many different categories, including production cars, V8 Utes, tarmac rally and last year driving for Marcos Ambrose in oval track cars in America. This year he is racing in the 2012 Dunlop Series for powerhouse team Sonic Motor Racing. He describes driving at Fastrack as "FULL BOOST!"

Renato Loberto

Renato started racing open wheelers in 1996 and since then has raced production and GT cars both in Australia and overseas. He tests cars for Tarmac Magazine and has worked for Top Gear (but he says he’s not the Stig). With a name to suit, Renato has become the specialist driver for Ferrari’s new breed of racing cars, the 458 Challenge and 458 GT3. The thing he enjoys most about working at Fastrack is that he gets to teach people to drive a real V8 race car on the limit!

Mal Rose

Almost 30 years of motor racing experience & having competed in AUSCAR , Formula Ford , Trucks & winning the Australian Production Car Championship, also has won the AMSCAR & V8 Supercar Privateer series. Now has 10 years of 24hr International Endurance races & races for Aston Martin at Nurburgring. Class winner at Spa Francorchamps , Dubai , Malaysia & Bathurst. Fastrack is the closest you can drive to V8 Supercars. A Real Buzz