Waters helps Tickford to a different six-year successful first
Along with his twin wins in Townsville, Cameron Waters helped Tickford Racing to a six-year successful first.
On Saturday, he helped the Ford staff to its first Townsville victory since Mark Winterbottom’s sweep in 2015.
Later that yr, Chaz Mostert gained the primary and third races of the Sydney Motorsport Park weekend.
Till final weekend, that remained the final time Tickford had gained greater than as soon as race on a weekend.
The staff has now gained 77 races because it debuted within the championship in 2003.
The 2015 season was Tickford’s most profitable marketing campaign, with Winterbottom, Mostert and David Reynolds combining for 16 of the season’s 36 race wins.
Winterbottom gained 9 races and the sequence title, Mostert 5 and Reynolds two.
Mostert’s Race 23 win in Sydney was his final of the 2015 season; he would end second behind Winterbottom at Sandown, earlier than struggling season-ending accidents in Bathurst qualifying.
Mostert celebrates in Sydney in 2015
It was a troublesome run from there for Tickford, then run underneath the Prodrive Racing Australia banner.
The staff managed two wins in 2016, 4 in 2017, one in 2018 and one in 2019.
Final yr, Jack Le Brocq scored his maiden win for the staff at Sydney Motorsport Park, earlier than Waters recorded his first solo win at The Bend Motorsport Park.
Already this yr, Waters has gained three races; he held off Shane van Gisbergen in Race 11 at The Bend, earlier than nailing two of the three wins in Townsville.
‘One in every of his finest, if not the most effective drive he’s had’
Crew boss Tim Edwards mentioned his Race 19 drive, wherein he once more held off van Gisbergen, was his finest thus far.
“The primary race right now was fairly sub-par for us, which was fairly unlucky, however to show it round once more for this afternoon’s race was simply improbable,” Edwards mentioned.
“We’ve been lucky to have had Cam in our staff for seven years now, and that race this afternoon was definitely certainly one of his finest, if not the most effective drive he’s had.
“We in all probability obtained a bit fortunate staying out and simply beating the Security Automotive, however Cam drove an important in-lap, the crew gave him a very good cease, and we obtained monitor place.”