Wrap up - Winton Festival Of Speed - Automotive Event Images

The team from Automotive Event Images headed back to Winton Motor raceway for the 2018 festival of Speed..We had a very busy weekend and it was a pleasure to see all the amazing cars and competitors and the great racing which evolved.

This years event saw over 650 drivers competing in 11 categories which catered for all makes and models and made for a great weekend of historic racing..

The Racing over the weekend involved competitive racing in the classes / groups 

Regularity & Invited 
R1 - #92 Frank Robinson '39 FORD milthorpe
R2 - #88 Rowan Pinder '73 Datsun 1200
R3- #95 Ian Tate '54 Prefect Special

Formula Ford
R1 FA #342 Kevin Kosa '73 Lola 342
R1 FB #32 Sean Whelan '84 Reynard 84F
R1 FC #51 Jonathan Miles '89 Van Diemen RF89

R2 FA #46 Phil Oakes '70 Elfin 600FF
R2 FB # 32 Sean Whelan '84 Reynard 84F
R2 FC #51 Jonathan Miles '89 Van Diemen RF89

R3 FA #46 Phil Oakes '70 Elfin 600FF
R3 FB # 32 Sean Whelan '84 Reynard 84F
R3 FC  #2 Andrew McInnes '89 Van Diemen RF89

Italian Classics
R1 #156 Phil Baskett '03 Alfa Romeo 156 G
R2 #91 Adriano Dimauro '73 Alfa Romeo 105 2
R3 #156 Phil Baskett '03 Alfa Romeo 156 G

Group N 
R1 NB #99 Les Walmsley '72 Charger E 49
R1 NC #49 Daniel van Stokrom '72 Holden Torana XU
R2 NB #99 Les Walmsley '72 Charger E 49
R2 NC #49 Daniel van Stokrom '72 Holden Torana XU

Group M, O Sports and Racing and Invited
R1 M #7 Murray Bryden '63 Lotus 22
R1 M Sports #15 Geoff Wright '63 Elfin Mallala
R1 O #53 Laurie Bennett '70 Elfin 600B
R2 M #11Peter Strauss '64 Brabham BT 11
R2 M Sports #15 Geoff Wright '63 Elfin Mallala
R2 O #53 Laurie Bennett '70 Elfin 600B
R3 M #11 Peter Strauss '64 Brabham BT 11
R3 M Sports #15 Geoff Wright '63 Elfin Mallala
R3 O #53 Laurie Bennett '70 Elfin 600B

Group J,K LB and Invited
R1 Invited #99 Dick O'Keefe '59 Photon Lotus 11
R1 Group K # 16 Graeme Raper '48 George Reed MONO
R1 Group LB Racing #77 Patrick Ryan '56 Memmitt Speedcar
R1 Group LB Sports #27 Samantha Dymond '60 Lola MK1
R2 Invited #99 Dick O'Keefe '59 Photon Lotus 11
R2 Group K #16 Graeme Raper '48 George Reed MONO
R2 Group LB Racing #48 Geoff McInnes '48 Riley Special
R2 Group LB Sports #58 Shane Bowden '58 PRAD 5 Sports
R3 Invited #99 Dick O'Keefe '59 Photon Lotus 11
R3 Group K #11 Jim Russell '39 Ford 1939
R3 Group LB Racing #15 Max Pegram '60 Gemini FJ Mk. II
R3 Group LB Sports #56 Phillip Aitken '56 Vauxhall Special

Group SC
R1 #27 Wayne Seabrook '76 porsche carrera
R2 #27 Wayne Seabrook '76 porsche carrera

Formula Vee
R1 #9 Conor Ryan '85 Daveric Fvee
R2 #9 Conor Ryan '85 Daveric Fvee
R3 #9 Conor Ryan '85 Daveric Fvee

Group P,Q & R Sports and Racing and Invited 
R1 Group Q Racing # 6 Andrew Makin '73 MARCH 73B
R1 Group Q Sports #9 Tom Tweedie '74 Elfin MS7
R1 Group R Racing #7 David Hardman '81 Hardman JH1
R1 Group R Sports #111 Michael Gibson '83 Lola T590
R2 Group Q Racing # 6 Andrew Makin '73 MARCH 73B
R2 Group Q Sports #9 Tom Tweedie '74 Elfin MS7
R2 Group R Racing #7 David Hardman '81 Hardman JH1
R2 Group R Sports #111 Michael Gibson '83 Lola T590
R3 Group Q Racing # 6 Andrew Makin '73 MARCH 73B
R3 Group Q Sports #9 Tom Tweedie '74 Elfin MS7
R3 Group R Racing #7 David Hardman '81 Hardman JH1
R3 Group R Sports #82 Geoff Kelly '82 Tiga SC 82

Group SA & SB and Invited 
R1 #145 Darryl Hansen '66 Ford Shelby
R2 #145 Darryl Hansen '66 Ford Shelby

MG's
R1 #1 Phil Chester '72 MG BGT V8
R2 #1 Phil Chester '72 MG BGT V8
R3 #1 Phil Chester '72 MG BGT V8

The Sunday Event program also included the 17 lap Group N Touring car Cup which was taken out by Les Walmsley in his 72 Charger E 49 in the "NB" class & Ben Wilkinson '68 ford mustang in the 'NC" class.

The Group "S" tourist trophy raced over 15 laps and consisted of the SA,SB,& SC groups and was taken out by Lyndon McLeod '58 Elva Courier in the SA Group , Darryl Hansen '66 Ford Shelby in the SB Group and Wayne Seabrook '76 porsche carrera in the SC group.

One of the highlights of the weekend was the Shanons Show and Shine parade which was quiet a spectacle of all the cars cruising the Winton track..

Our team captured all the images from all events from both days which can be viewed in our gallery section..and our video guys compiled a short video from the event from the link below.

Youtube Winton Festival Of Speed 2018


for all race and lap times head to - Natsoft Race Results

Winton festival of Speed Gallery

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