William Brown (born 5 June 1998) is an Australian racing driver currently competing in the Repco Supercars Championship with Erebus Motorsport, driving the No. 9 Holden ZB Commodore.[1] In 2017, Brown received the Mike Kable Young Gun Award.

Biography

Brown started his career in karting in 2011 at the age of thirteen. He won numerous championships in his junior years and had an 80% win rate. He moved up the ranks and competed in the inaugural CAMS Jayco Australian Formula 4 Championship in 2015 with team BRM.[1]

Formula 4

Brown was a championship contender for the Formula 4 championship in 2015, winning 3 of the 15 races that season. He took out the title with one round and one race left in the season in 2016 after a controversial race in Tasmania after colliding with rivals Nick Rowe and Jordan Love.

Super2 Series

For the 2017 racing season, Brown was picked up by Eggleston Motorsport to replace the outgoing Liam McAdam.[2][3] He scored a best finish of 3rd at Symmons Plains and was on course to win the final race of the season in Newcastle before blowing a gearbox. He finished ninth overall.

TCR Series

In 2019 we drove in the new TCR Australia Touring Car Series. He was crowned champion with one round remaining.[4]

2020 Junior Driver Program

In 2020 Hyundai Motorsport named Brown in the 2020 Junior Driver Program as one of four drivers who will race Hyndai Motorsport TCR cars in some of the leading championships in the category. Outside of Europe, Will Brown will represent the Customer Racing Junior Driver Program. Brown dominated the inaugural Australian TCR season with 7 wins in his debut driving TCR cars. He remains with HMO Customer Racing team to defend his title.[5]

2021 Partners with KMC Wheels

Erebus Motorsport Champion, Will Brown has teamed up with the global KMC Wheels team for the 2021 Supercars Championship. Brown will be joining Motorsport Athletes such as Bryce Menzies, Casey Currie and Robby Gordon.[6]

Career Results

Season Series Position Vehicle Team
2014 Australian Junior National Light Kart Championship 2nd
Australian Junior Clubman Kart Championship 3rd
2015 Australian Formula 4 Championship 3rd Mygale F4 - Ford AGI Sport
Australian Formula Ford Series 9th Mygale SJ12A - Ford Race Academy
2016 Australian Formula 4 Championship 1st Mygale F4 - Ford Team BRM
Australian Formula Ford Series 2nd Mygale SJ12A - Ford BF Racing
Victorian Formula Ford Championship 4th Mygale SJ12A - Ford Race Academy
Australian Toyota 86 Racing Series 1st Toyota 86 GT Will Brown Motorsport
Mazda Road to Indy Shootout 6th Ray GR-RSC Lucas Oil School of Racing
2017 Dunlop Super2 Series 9th Holden VF Commodore Eggleston Motorsport
2018 Dunlop Super2 Series 6th Holden VF Commodore Eggleston Motorsport
Supercars Championship 45th Holden ZB Commodore Erebus Motorsport
2019 Dunlop Super2 Series 12th Holden VF Commodore Eggleston Motorsport
TCR Australia 1st Hyundai i30 N TC HMO Customer Racing
Virgin Australia Supercars Championship 41st Holden ZB Commodore Erebus Motorsport
Australian S5000 Championship N/C Ligier - Ford Coyote V8 Eggleston Motorsport
2020 Super2 Series 2nd Holden VF Commodore
Virgin Australia Supercars Championship 40th Holden ZB Commodore Erebus Motorsport

* Season still in progress.

Complete Super2 Series results

(key) (Round results only), (2020 Race results only)

Super2 Series results
Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Position Points
2017 Eggleston Motorsport Holden VF Commodore ADE
6
SYM
6
PHI
7
TOW
9
SYD
8
SAN
5
BAT
8
NEW
17
9th 1078
2018 Eggleston Motorsport Holden VF Commodore ADE
4
SYM
8
BAR
17
TOW
9
SAN
14
BAT
13
NEW
3
6th 1068
2019 Eggleston Motorsport Holden VF Commodore ADE
13
BAR
3
TOW
14
QLD
11
BAT
Ret
SAN
2
NEW
13
12th 960
2020 Image Racing Holden VF Commodore ADE
3
ADE
3
ADE
2
SYD
1
SYD
4
BAT
1
BAT
3
2nd 813

Supercars Championship results

Supercars results
Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 Position Points
2018 Erebus Motorsport Holden ZB Commodore ADE
R1
ADE
R2
MEL
R3
MEL
R4
MEL
R5
MEL
R6
SYM
R7
SYM
R8
PHI
R9
PHI
R10
BAR
R11
BAR
R12
WIN
R13

PO
WIN
R14

PO
HID
R15
HID
R16
TOW
R17
TOW
R18
QLD
R19

PO
QLD
R20

PO
SMP
R21
BEN
R22
BEN
R23
SAN
QR

12
SAN
R24

12
BAT
R25

24

Ret

C
PUK
R28
PUK
R29
NEW
R30
NEW
R31
49th 204
2019 Erebus Motorsport Holden ZB Commodore ADE
R1

ADE
R2

MEL
R3

MEL
R4

MEL
R5

MEL
R6

SYM
R7

PO
SYM
R8

PO
PHI
R9

PHI
R10

BAR
R11
BAR
R12
WIN
R13
WIN
R14
HID
R15
HID
R16
TOW
R17
TOW
R18
QLD
R19
QLD
R20
BEN
R21

PO
BEN
R22

PO
PUK
R23
PUK
R24
BAT
R25

Ret
SUR
R26

11
SUR
R27

8
SAN
QR

2
SAN
R28

10
NEW
R29
NEW
R30
41st 338
2020 Erebus Motorsport Holden ZB Commodore ADE
R1

ADE
R2

MEL
R3

MEL
R4

MEL
R5

MEL
R6

SMP1
R7

SMP1
R8

SMP1
R9

SMP2
R10

SMP2
R11

SMP2
R12



















BAT
R31

15
40th 120
2021 Erebus Motorsport Holden ZB Commodore BAT
R1

16
BAT
R2

14

16

16

7

9

5

15

11

13

24
HID
R12

4
HID
R13

8
HID
R14

10
TOW
R15

18
TOW
R16

5

10

Ret










11th* 624*

Bathurst 1000 results

Year Team Car Co-driver Position Laps
2018 Erebus Motorsport Holden Commodore ZB Australia Anton de Pasquale 24th 143
2019 Erebus Motorsport Holden Commodore ZB Australia Anton de Pasquale DNF 125
2020 Erebus Motorsport Holden Commodore ZB Australia David Reynolds 15th 160

References

  1. ^ a b "Will Brown – Formula 4". formula4.com.au. Retrieved 9 April 2017.
  2. ^ "Latest News — Will Brown Motorsport". willbrownmotorsport.com.au. Retrieved 10 February 2021.
  3. ^ "Brown hails successful Super2 introduction". speedcafe.com. Retrieved 20 April 2017.
  4. ^ "Brown claims TCR crown, Girolami completes sweep". speedcafe.com. Retrieved 22 September 2019.
  5. ^ "Hyundai Motorsport names Brown in 2020 Junior Driver Program". Will Brown Motorsport. Retrieved 9 February 2021.
  6. ^ "Will Teams Up With KMC Wheels! 💪". Will Brown Motorsport. Retrieved 9 February 2021.

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Winner of the Australian Formula 4 Championship
2016
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Inaugural
Winner of the Australian Toyota 86 Racing Series
2016
Succeeded by
Jimmy Vernon
Preceded by
Inaugural
Winner of the TCR Australia Touring Car Series
2019
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incumbent
Awards and achievements
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Mike Kable Young Gun Award
2017
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