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RECORD GRID FOR AUSTRALIAN GT TROPHY SERIES AT QR

Australian GT Trophy series heads to Queensland Raceway this weekend - Photo: Supplied

Australian GT Trophy series heads to Queensland Raceway this weekend – Photo: Supplied

The Australian GT Trophy series will have a record grid as it takes the track for Round 3 at Queensland Raceway as part of this weekends Shannons Nationals.

21 cars across three classes (Trophy, Challenge Modern, and MARC) will compete in two 50 minute races on Sunday. Practice and qualifying will be completed on Saturday.

Four MARC Cars will be added to the field with Keith Kassulke, Jake Camilleri, Geoff Taunton and Jason Busk joining the grid in addition to John Goodacre who has been competing in the series all year.

Other new additions to the field include Jamie Arratoon and John Nikolovski who will team up in a Ferrari 458 Challenge and Garry Mennell and Kean Booker will also make their series debut behind the wheel Porsche 997.

At the halfway point of the series, Steve McLaughlan currently leads with a solid 125 point lead over fellow Audi drivers Rod Salmon and Rick Mensa.

Australian GT Trophy Series Round 3 Entry List: Queensland Raceway

# Team Car Drivers
1 Audi Sport Customer Racing Audi R8 LMS Ultra Rob Smith
6 Audi Sport Customer Racing Audi R8 LMS Ultra Rod Salmon
10 Harcourts Epping Porsche 997 Emanuel Mezzasalma
12 Anarik Racing Ferrari 458 Challenge Jamie Arratoon/John Nikolovski
17 Travers Beynon Racing Audi R8 LMS Travers Beynon
19 Griffith Corporation Ferrari F430 Mark Griffith
22 CCC Polished Concrete Audi R8 LMS Rick Mensa
23 Kentucky Fried Chicken Audi R8 LMS Ultra Matthew Stoupas
33 Fiorano Motorsport Ferrari 458 Challenge Scott Hookey
40 On Track Motorsport Porsche 997 Garry Mennell/Kean Booker
66 Gap Solutions/SEKTOR MARC Focus V8 John Goodacre
69 Safe-T-Stop Lamborghini Gallardo Richard Gartner
72 Whitlock Bull Bars Audi R8 LMS Con Whitlock
75 Audi Sport Customer Racing Audi R8 LMS Ultra Steve McLaughlan
77 JJA Consulting Group Lamborghini Gallardo Jan Jinadasa
88 Audi Sport Customer Racing Audi R8 LMS Ultra Rio Nugara
91 MARC Cars Australia MARC Focus V8 Keith Kassulke
93 MARC Cars Australia MARC Mazda V8 Jake Camilleri
94 MARC Cars Australia MARC Mazda V8 TBC
95 Eastgate Engineering MARC Focus V8 Geoff Taunton/Jason Busk
147 Mack Bros Roofing Products Ferrari 458 GT3 Wayne Mack

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