Whites win Targa Great Barrier Reef

White/White have led from start to finish to win the inaugural Targa Great Barrier Reef tarmac rally.

 The Tasmanians claimed the event by 53s seconds from Stokell/Read.

Morton/Reeves were third, six seconds back.

Quinn/Catford topped Dutton Garage Early Modern by 51 seconds.

Bray/Bray claimed the Shannons Classic GT by 29 seconds.

In Shannons Classic Handicap, Yelds/Hughes took the win by 11 seconds from Achterberg/Fitzgerald.

That’s it from Cairns in stunning Tropical North Queensland.

Thanks folks for tuning in for what was a great maiden tarmac rally in Queensland’s tropics.

See you back for all the action from Targa High Country at Mt Buller from November 9-11.


Update after TS16

White/White continue to show the way in the closing stages in their Dodge Viper. The Tasmanians lead by 53 seconds from Stokell/Read.

In a titanic battle for the minor placings Morton/Reeves are now back to third a further six seconds behind.

Quinn/Catford top Dutton Garage Early Modern have seen their lead trimmed to 51 seconds from Howarth/Howarth.

Bray/Bray’s lead in Shannons Classic GT has been slashed to 29 seconds following the 27.61km run with Downey/Van Den Akker second.

In Shannons Classic Handicap, Yelds/Hughes have managed to squeeze their lead out to 11 seconds from Achterberg/Fitzgerald.



Order after TS15

Following the 7.06km Moregatta TS15, White/White are now 51 seconds ahead.

A top run for Morton/Reeves sees their Lotus Exige reclaim second outright ahead of Stokell/Read who are one second further back in third.

In Dutton Garage Early Modern Quinn/Catford lead by 1min01sec.

Bray/Bray remain at the top of  Shannons Classic GT by 54 seconds while in Shannons Classic Handicap Yelds/Hughes and Achterberg/Fitzgerald are separated by just five seconds.