Trans Am’s best awarded at end-of-season function in Bathurst
The best from the Turtle Wax Trans Am Series were celebrated in the end-of-season awards night in Bathurst after the inaugural Supercheap Auto Bathurst International.
Winners from the three classes for the regular six-round season that concluded at Sandown, plus all of the place getters in the Turtle Wax Trans Am 100 at Mount Panorama were invited to the stage to collect their trophies and unique belts that were awarded to the Trans Am 100 podium placers.
Here is a rundown of the winners from each class for both the series and the Trans Am 100;
TURTLE WAX TRANS AM SERIES
Series Winner – Nathan Herne
Series Second Place – Owen Kelly
Series Third Place – Brett Holdsworth
Hoosier Cup Series Winner – Hugh McAlister
Hoosier Cup Series Second Place – Mark Crutcher
Hoosier Cup Series Third Place – Craig Scutella
Masters Cup Series Winner – Mark Crutcher
Masters Cup Series Second Place – Craig Scutella
Masters Cup Series Third Place – John Holinger
TURTLE WAX TRANS AM 100
Trans Am 100 Winner – Nathan Herne
Trans Am 100 Second Place – Ben Grice
Trans Am 100 Third Place – Owen Kelly
Trans Am 100 Hoosier Cup Winner – James Simpson
Trans Am 100 Hoosier Cup Second Place – Aaron Tebb
Trans Am 100 Hoosier Cup Third Place – Hugh McAlister
Trans Am 100 Mountain Masters Cup Winner –
Trans Am 100 Mountain Masters Cup Second Place – Craig Scutella
Trans Am 100 Mountain Masters Cup Third Place – Mark Crutcher
In the other awards, first-year Trans Am driver Jon McCorkindale won the Rookie of the Year prize, while Garry Rogers Motorsport secured the Teams’ Trophy, having finished first and second in the title fight.
The opening round of the 2023 Trans Am Series will be run at Symmons Plains Raceway on February 24-26.