Date: July 05 -07 Circuit Length: 2.85km Driver's Results: Jonathon Webb Race 20 Position: 22nd Race 21 Position: 12th Driver's Results: Shane Van Gisbergen Race 20 Position: 17th Race 21 Position: 3rd Event Highlights:SVG scores the Armor All Pole Position award, and a podium placing in Race 21.
TEKNO Autosports had a tough weekend at the Chill Perth 360 at Barbegallo Raceway over the weekend, with consistency being the key to gaining some good points. With the Perth based circuit notoriously hard on rubber, car set up was extremely important to ensure that the soft tyres lasted the distance. Despite the rules for the weekend not requiring pit stops, the majority of teams – TEKNO included – elected to pit for new rubber during Sunday’s longer races, to maintain the high pace throughout the race. Team TEKNO V.I.P. Petfoods’ Shane van Gisbergen clawed his way back from a slow start to the weekend to have good race pace and score a solid haul of points. Shane began the [...]
TEKNO Autosports has come away from the MSS Security Challenge at the Australian Grand Prix bolstered by the arrival of a new sponsor and great demonstration of speed from both cars all weekend. TEKNO was proud to have iconic Australian confectionary company Darrell Lea join the team as the sponsor of Jonathon Webb’s #19 VF Commodore, again linking two great Australian family-owned businesses. A weekend of changeable Melbourne weather saw the first races of the ‘Car of the Future’ era on both the soft and wet tyres. Webb and teammate Shane van Gisbergen showed their fast pace throughout the four 12-lap races, including an incredible display from both drivers in Saturday’s extremely wet conditions. Despite setbacks that included a broken [...]