WILL AWARDED MIKE KABLE YOUNG GUN

WILL AWARDED MIKE KABLE YOUNG GUN

Toowoomba teen Will Brown has joined some of Supercars’ biggest names as the winner of the Mike Kable Young Gun Award.

Brown, 19, starred in his debut Dunlop Super2 season with Eggleston Motorsport, coming agonisingly close to a maiden win in Newcastle on Sunday.

The Young Gun Award, which was implemented in 1999, recognises an outstanding first-year driver in either the main or second-tier series under 30 years of age.

Voted on by the media, previous winners include Marcos Ambrose (2001), Mark Winterbottom (2003), James Courtney (2006), Chaz Mostert (2011) and Scott McLaughlin (2013).

Brown accepted the award, which comes with a $15,000 prize cheque, at tonight’s Supercars Gala in Sydney.

BROWN CONQUERS THE MOUNTAIN TO CLAIM 5TH AT BATHURST

BROWN CONQUERS THE MOUNTAIN TO CLAIM 5TH AT BATHURST

Eggelston Motorsport driver Will Brown has taken out fifth place in the 250km Dunlop Super2 race at the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 today.

Starting 7th, Brown remained calm amid the chaos whilst competing at Australia's toughest and most imposing race track to come home ahead of far more experienced rivals.

Brad Jones Racing young gun Macauley Jones secured his first Dunlop Super2 win. Jones crossed the line with a 3.9449-second margin over Jack Le Brocq in the non-points race, and was joined on the podium by BJR team-mate Andrew Jones.

BATHURST BECKONS FOR BROWN - CONQUERING THE MOUNTAIN

BATHURST BECKONS FOR BROWN - CONQUERING THE MOUNTAIN

The most challenging and exciting blue ribband event is next on the calendar for Eggelston Motorsport Cars Galore driver Will Brown as he tackles the toughest mountain in motorsport, Mount Panorama, Bathurst on October 5 - 8.

Brown will be out to follow up from his class victory at the 2017 Bathurst 12 HR Endurance race held in February 2017, when driving a MARC V8.

Bathurst is widely regarded as one of the most challenging and toughest circuits in world motorsport with concrete barriers lining a 6.213 km (4 mi) circuit and with elevation changes over 174 metres.

WILL CLAIMS STRONG THIRD FOR QUALIFYING IN SYDNEY

WILL CLAIMS STRONG THIRD FOR QUALIFYING IN SYDNEY

Eggleston Motorsport's Will Brown has claimed a strong third place for qualifying and will line up from the second row of the grid for this afternoon's Dunlop Super 2 Series race at Sydney Motorsport Park.

Brown was pipped for pole by a hairs breadth from Prodrive's Garry Jacobson and teammate Paul Dumbrell, finishing just 0.2 seconds behind the pole time, a stunning result in a 26 car field.

'YOUNG GUN' BROWN TO TEST TOP TRIPLE EIGHT MACHINE

'YOUNG GUN' BROWN TO TEST TOP TRIPLE EIGHT MACHINE

Standout Dunlop Super2 Series rookie Will Brown says his upcoming driver evaluation day test with Triple Eight marks one of the biggest opportunities of his career.

The 19-year-old will join Eggleston Super2 team-mate Nathan Morcom and rival Kurt Kostecki at Queensland Raceway on Friday as they test team-mate Paul Dumbrell’s Commodore in main series specification.

The day will be run by Triple Eight, with Jamie Whincup and his engineers David Cauchi and Romy Mayer, as well as team manager Mark Dutton, all scheduled to attend.

WILL ALL OK AFTER TOWNSVILLE INCIDENT

WILL ALL OK AFTER TOWNSVILLE INCIDENT

Eggleston Motorsport driver Will Brown has walked away unassisted from a heavy crash during Race 2 of Round 3 in the Dunlop Super 2 series at Townsville.

The race was suspended following the major incident on the sixth lap after Brown hit the wall at the exit of turn 3, leaving Josh Kean no opportunity but to collide with the Commodore.

Brown’s car then bounced onto the racing line, clipping Mason Barbera before Jake Kostecki, Nathan Morcom and Andrew Jones could not avoid Kean and piled into the back of Kean.

WILL WINS AT WINTON

WILL WINS AT WINTON

Young gun Will Brown has won the Race 1 event during a cameo appearance in the Australian Production Car Series, at Winton Raceway, Victoria against a strong field of national drivers.

V8 Supercar star Chaz Mostert, who’d taken control of his Ford Focus at around half distance, had been leading the race when his front left tyre began to peel off the rim.

The resulting stop left him emerging from pit lane effectively a lap behind Brown.

WILL SIGNS FOR EGGELSTON MOTORSPORT V8's IN 2017

WILL SIGNS FOR EGGELSTON MOTORSPORT V8's IN 2017

SUPERCARS Dunlop Series front-runners Eggleston Motorsport today confirmed reigning CAMS Jayco Australian Formula 4 and Toyota 86 Racing Series Champion Will Brown as part of its driver line-up for the 2017 Dunlop Super2 Series.

The 18-year-old from Toowoomba joins EMS fresh from winning the Invitational Class of the Bathurst 12 Hour in a MARC Cars Focus and will make his Super2 debut at the season-opening Clipsal 500 in Adelaide next month.

BROWN WINS BATHURST 12 HOUR INVITATIONAL CLASS

BROWN WINS BATHURST 12 HOUR INVITATIONAL CLASS

MARC Cars Australia has raced to an emotional victory at today’s Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour, after dominating the Invitational Class lead by the #91 MARC Focus V8 team of Australian F4 champion Will Brown, Keith Kassulke and multiple 12 Hour winner Rod Salmon.

Steering ‘Amaroo’ the first car ever build in the MARC Cars program the result not only saw Kassulke and Brown enter the winner’s circle at the famed 6.2km circuit, but it was Kassulke’s first endurance title on home soil since being injured at a Victorian race meeting 15 months ago.

BROWN ANNOUNCES BATHURST 12 HR CAMPAIGN

BROWN ANNOUNCES BATHURST 12 HR CAMPAIGN

Australian Formula 4 and Toyota 86 Series champion, Will Brown has announced he will compete in the 2017 Liqui Moly Bathurst 12 HR - Australia's toughest endurance race -at Mount Panorama on February 3- 5.

Brown will slot into the #91 MARC Cars Australia entry car with double outright 12 Hour winner Rod Salmon and Keith Kassulke.

The MARC Cars Australia effort lists four reigning national champions from various disciplines for its fleet of six machines confirmed for the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.

WILL HEADS TO USA FOR WORLD CHALLENGE

WILL HEADS TO USA FOR WORLD CHALLENGE

Rising star Will Brown will head to America this week to take part in the USF2000 Scholarship Shootout event.

The Cars Galore Toowoomba driver has earned the prize drive at California’s Laguna Seca circuit as a reward for his performances in the Australian Formula Ford Series.

In 2016 Brown also won the CAMS Jayco Australian F4 championship and just last weekend won his second national title in 2016, taking out the Australian Toyota 86 Racing Series, racing at Homebush.