Bio, Shane Van Gisbergen:



Born in Auckland, New Zealand, Shane van Gisbergen has been racing since the age of eight. Practising the varied disciplines of motocross, quarter midgets and karts until the age of 15, Shane won the prestigious ‘Speedsport Star of Tomorrow’ Scholarship before debuting in the New Zealand Formula First Championship in 2004/2005, taking Rookie of the Year. Shane claimed the 2005/2006 New Zealand Formula Ford Championship in his first season, before debuting in V8 Supercars in 2007. Shane is now a seasoned campaigner in V8 Supercars, dominating races and maintaining a top ten position in the championship since 2010.

V8 Results


2nd Position in the International V8 Supercars Championship.
3rd Position in the International V8 Supercars Championship Pirtek Enduro Cup.

Race Win at the Gold Coast 600
14 Podium Positions Finishes – Clipsal, Winton, New Zealand, Darwin, Townsville, Sydney, Gold Coast and Homebush
3 Pole Position Starts – Clipsal, Bathurst and Gold Coast



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