#28 ryan gorton

Age: 22    Hometown: Newcastle, NSW    Occupation: Mechanical Engineering Student


Who builds your engine?

Ric Shaw Performance

What year model is your rx8?


car colour?



who's in your pit crew?

Lee (Dad), Karen (Mum) and a heap of mates who are always willing to help, shout out to the Newcastle Motorsport Group.


rx8 cup experience

First season 2020.

most memorable racing experience?

4th in the NSW title for Junior Speedway would be up there. Rookie season and started from 11th (grid of 24).

other racing experience?

Junior speedway – Club champion and 4th in the NSW title.

Circuit – Multiple supersprints, trackdays, hillclimbs, etc in a range of cars including a 750hp R32 GTR sports sedan, R35 GTR, Subaru STi and a Honda Type R.

No door-to-door circuit experience prior to RX8 Cup 2020.

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