Shannons Australian GT

Back by popular demand the Shannons Australian GT returns to the 2017 Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix. 

There will be 35 GT3 cars representing some of the world's most exotic car brands including the likes of Ferrari, Bentley, BMW, Audi, Mercedes, Porsche, Lamborghini and McLaren making it the largest field of Level 1 race cars in Australia valued at over $30M. After Formula 1®, the GT cars are amongst the fastest cars at Albert Park.

2017 will see a slightly adjusted format with 2 Qualifying sessions; allowing an opportunity for 2 driver combinations to set a time for their respective races. Qualifying 1 will be for Amateur drivers, while Qualifying 2 will be for the Professional Drivers.

When this exotic machinery is not out on track you can get up close and see these rare cars at the Coates Hire Supercars Village.


Entry List

Car # Team Driver 1 Driver 2 Division Vehicle Make Model
3 Ah Apartments Ash Samadi  N/A Championship Audi R8 LMS
6 Timken Zagame Motorsport Adrian Deitz Cameron McConville Championship Lamborghini Huracan GT3
7 Darrell Lea Tony Quinn N/A   Championship McLaren 650S GT3
8 Australian Engineered Flooring Max Twigg N/A Championship Mercedes Benz AMG GT-S GT3
9 Hallmarc Constructions Marc Cini Dean Fiore Championship Audi R8 LMS
11 Objective Racing Tony Walls N/A   Championship McLaren 650S GT3
14 PM Motorpsort Peter Major N/A Championship Lamborghini R-EX
19 Hogs Breath Café / Griffith Corporation Mark Griffith Jake Camilleri Championship Mercedes Benz AMG GT-S GT3
21 Rosso Verde Racing Hector Lester Benny Simmonsen Invitational Trophy Ferrari 458 GT3
23 JBS Australia Roger Lago David Russell Championship Lamborghini R-EX
24 Moveitnet / AFS Tony Bates N/A   Championship Mercedes Benz AMG GT-S GT3
29 Pirelli/Trofeo Motorsport Jim Manolios Ivan Capelli Championship Lamborghini Huracan GT3
44 Supabarn Supermarkets James Koundouris Ash Walsh Championship Audi R8 LMS
48 Interlloy M Motorsport Yasser Shahin Glen Wood Championship Lamborghini R-EX
51 AMAC Motorsport Andrew Macpherson N/A   Championship Lamborghini Huracan GT3
59 Tekno Fraser Ross Lewis Williamson Championship McLaren 650S GT3
68 Shoal / Thomson Geer Lawyers Michael O'Donnell N/A   Invitational Trophy Porsche GT3 Cup Car MY11
73 HHH Triffid Racing Michael Hovey  N/A   Championship Lamborghini R-EX
74 Valvoline Kelvin van der Linde Geoff Emery Championship Audi R8 LMS
75 Valvoline Tim Miles N/A  Championship Audi R8 LMS
88 Maranello Motorsport Peter Edwards N/A  Championship Ferrari 488 GT3
99 Fire Rating Solutions Matthew Turnbull N/A Invitational Trophy Lamborghini LP-560 GT3
100 BMW Team SRM Steve Richards James Bergmuller Championship BMW M6 GT3
101 DJS Racing Danny Stutterd N/A Championship BMW M6 GT3
124 Kentucky Fried Chicken Gary Higgan Daniel Gaunt Championship Audi R8 LMS
147 Mack Roofing Products Wayne Mack N/A Invitational Trophy Ferrari 458 GT3
199 Industrie Clothing Nick Kelly Barton Mawer Championship Audi R8 LMS Ultra
222 Scott Taylor Motorsport Scott Taylor N/A   Championship Mercedes Benz AMG GT-S GT3
911 MEGA Racing Liam Talbot N/A  Championship Porsche 911 GT3-R

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