NSW Supersprints 2019 Rd 6 - 2019 Season Wrap-up
06 November 2019 / Words and photos by Joe Kovacic
The final round 6 for the 2019 NSW Supersprint Championship was hosted by the ARDC Club and held at Sydney Motorsport Park Gardner GP Circuit on Sunday the 20th October 2019.
A sunny and warm spring day greeted all 85 competitors of which only 5 drivers represented the MX5 Club of NSW. This is our lowest ever amount of competitors for a NSW CAMS Supersprint round. Thank you to our 5 drivers who competed gallantly against a barrage of ARDC Club drivers.
Congratulations goes to Luke Kovacic 1st Place Class 6B time 1.44.61, Ralph Thompson 2nd Place Class 6B time 1.48.27, Ken Hardy 3rd Place Class 2B time 1.57.26, Marty Voormeulen 4th Place Class 5C time 1.53.64 and Ian Coombes 5th Place Class 5C time 1.55.62.
Congratulations goes out to the following MX5 Club Drivers on their 2019 Season Class results:
Class 1B - 1st Keith Monaghan 25pts
Class 2A - 1st Jamie Martin 125pts 2nd Andrew Digney 22pts
Class 2B - 2nd Ken Hardy 102pts 5th Malcolm Steel 69pts 6th Mark Kavanagh 34pts
Class 2C - 9th Jamie Collins 20pts
Class 5C - 2nd Marty Voormeulen 85pts 6th Mike Kelsey 20pts 8th Ian Coombes 16pts
Class 6A - 5th Greg Bunn 20pts
Class 6B - 2nd Luke Kovacic 116pts 3rd Ralph Thompson 96pts 4th Russ Maxwell 84pts
Class 6B - 6th Dave Alland 36pts 9th Ed Cory 18pts
Class 6C - 4th Jason Russell 64pts
Another congratulations goes to the following MX5 Club Drivers on their 2019 Season Type results:
Type 1 - 7th Keith Monaghan 16pts
Type 2 - 9th Ken Hardy 38pts 15th Malcolm Steel 27pts 16th Jamie Martin 24pts
Type 5 - 16th Marty Voormeulen 22pts
Type 6 - 2nd Luke Kovacic 98pts 6th Ralph Thompson 72pts 9th Russ Maxwell 48pts
Congratulations goes out to Luke Kovacic who was a most successful driver gaining 2nd place in Class and Type. Congratulations also goes out to Jamie Martin and Keith Monaghan for 1st place in Class. Also thank you to Ken Hardy and Luke Kovacic who competed in all 6 rounds.
Congratulations goes to the ARDC who walked away with the Club Championship on 2703 points ahead of 2nd Place HSV Club on 1264 points and 3rd Place The MX-5 Club of NSW on 1000 points.
Next year there will be some Class rule changes to the championship. Hopefully we can encourage more competitors to register for the 2020 NSW Supersprint Championship and reinvigorate our proud Motorsport tradition. Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year to all.