Donald, McLellan Star at Tailem Bend

Cody Donald and Liam McLellan were Spectrum’s two star performers in Round 5 of the Australian Formula Ford Championship at the brand-new Tailem Bend circuit. Donald showed great pace in qualifying, lining up third. In Race 1, Donald challenged Hunter McElrea at the front of the field, even taking the lead at one stage before [...]

By | 2018-09-04T11:02:39+00:00 August 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Double Success for Exclusive Autosport

Spectrum’s Canadian distributor, Exclusive Autosport, has enjoyed a successful weekend in two separate open-wheel series, winning races in both the F1600 Canada and Toyo Tires F1600 Championship on the weekend. Matthew Taskinen competed in Round 3 of the F1600 Canada at the undulating Mont Tremlant circuit; after qualifying on pole position in wet weather conditions, he [...]

By | 2018-08-16T12:15:42+00:00 July 31st, 2018|International racing news|0 Comments

Spectrum Back on Top at Sandown

Liam McLellan has claimed his first Australian Formula Ford Championship race victory, winning the opener in Round 4 of the series at Sandown on the weekend. After qualifying second, McLellan stormed to the front in Race 1, taking a lead he wouldn’t relinquish. While he slipped back to sixth in Race 2, another strong drive [...]

By | 2018-07-31T12:36:54+00:00 July 24th, 2018|National racing news, State racing news|0 Comments

Exclusive Autosport Excels at Shannonville Motorsport Park

Exclusive Autosport was back on track at Shannonville Motorsport Park on the weekend, for Round 5 of the Toyo Tyres F1600 Championship. Kellen Ritter again excelled in his Honda-powered Spectrum, qualifying on pole, finishing second in Race 1 and winning Race 2. Matthew Taskinen qualified and finished third in all three races, while Spike Kohlbecker [...]

By | 2018-07-11T15:23:40+00:00 July 11th, 2018|International racing news|0 Comments

Eastwell Continues Consistent BRSCC FF1600 Run

Kevin Mills Racing Spectrum driver Michael Eastwell has moved up to second place in the Avon Tyres BRSCC Formula Ford 1600 Championship with another consistent performance in Rounds 10, 11 and 12 of the series at Kirkistown on the weekend. After missing a tow in qualifying, Eastwell had to start Round 10 from seventh position on the grid. But [...]

By | 2018-06-26T09:43:11+00:00 June 26th, 2018|International racing news|0 Comments

From Spectrum FFord Racer to Indy 500 Winner

On Sunday, 27 May 2018, Will Power became the first Australian driver to win the coveted Indy 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. We’re proud to recognise Will as one of our alumni – his first season in the Australian Formula Ford Championship was in the year 2000, driving a Borland Racing Developments Spectrum 07. Will [...]

By | 2018-06-01T13:58:16+00:00 June 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ojeda Secures Australian Formula Ford Series Top Three

Jayden Ojeda has wrapped up third position in the 2017 Australian Formula Ford Series by finishing second overall in the final round at Phillip Island on the weekend. After qualifying fifth, some impressive race-craft from Ojeda enabled him to move through to second place at the chequered flag. In Race 2, Ojeda was again running [...]

By | 2017-10-16T12:08:54+00:00 October 16th, 2017|National racing news|0 Comments

McLellan: State Title is Nice, National Round Win is Nicer

Borland Racing Developments Spectrum driver Liam McLellan heads to Phillip Island this weekend with the points lead in the Victorian Formula Ford Championship, but is more focused on strong results against his national rivals. This weekend marks the final round of both the Victorian and Australian Formula Ford Series, meaning the Borland Racing squad is [...]

By | 2017-09-28T16:56:29+00:00 September 28th, 2017|National racing news, State racing news|0 Comments

Exclusive Autosport and Spectrum Clinch Formula Tour Title

The Australian-built Spectrum chassis has taken another overseas title, Exclusive Autosport driver Konrad Czaczyk clinching the 2017 Formula Tour 1600 championship with pole position and a dominant Race 1 victory in the final round of the series at Canada’s Circuit Mont Tremblant. By virtue of his championship victory, Czaczyk has scored entry into the coveted [...]

By | 2017-09-27T14:08:22+00:00 September 27th, 2017|International racing news|0 Comments

Ojeda Leads Spectrum Charge at SMP

Jayden Ojeda has maintained his position as the leading Spectrum driver in national Formula Ford competition, finishing fourth overall in Round 5 of the series at Sydney Motorsport Park on the weekend. After qualifying fourth, Ojeda held fourth position for most of the weekend’s opening race before losing fourth gear in the closing stages, and [...]

By | 2017-09-20T11:44:57+00:00 September 20th, 2017|National racing news|0 Comments