Elliot Andrew to Campaign TFM Ferrari 430 Challenge in North Island Endurance Series
24 year old Wellington driver Elliot Andrew will race in this seasons Mahindra One Hour North Island Endurance Series for Trass Family Motorsport, in charge of their Ferrari F430 Challenge.
With extensive support from Elliot's new partner and largest sponsor, The Hodge Group, Shayne Hodge spoke with praise about the young-guns approach to this season of racing and beyond.
"We all appreciate passion and purpose are the key elements of achieving goals and fulfilling our true abilities. It is rare to see these traits in young adults who often only come to realise the secret to success much later in life. We have been grateful for the opportunity to share in his journey and provide support in a tangible and significant way and we believe his determination and his goals to succeed, will see him as one of New Zealand's rising stars of GT3 Motorsport."
Team Principal Gerald Trass says "We are excited to welcome Elliot and The Hodge Group to Trass Family Motorsport and racing with Ferrari in 2016. Elliot brings a great deal of talent and potential to the team. We know the TFM Ferrari 430 Challenge will provide an an excellent platform to assist in the ongoing development of Elliot's career."
Elliot is thrilled to have The Hodge Group on-board as a major sponsor and is determined to bring success to TFM alongside other team members Sam Fillmore and Danny Stutterd who will campaign the TFM 458 GT3 alongside Andrew this winter.
Competing in the Mahindra North Island Endurance Series with a full stable, Trass Family Motorsport has also promised to name a third driver prior to the commencement of the series, who will take the wheel of TFM's 430 GT3 Ferrari.
North Is Endurance Series R1 - Taupo Motorsport Park 4 June
North Is Endurance Series R2 - Hampton Downs Motorsport Park (Waikato) 25 June
North Is Endurance Series R3 - Manfield Raceway (Fielding) July 23
South Is Endurance Series R1 - Teretonga Park (Invercargill) 10 September
South Is Endurance Series R2 - Ruapuna Park (Christchurch) 1 October
South Is Endurance Series R3 - Levels Raceway (Timaru) 15 October
Hampton Downs 101 - Hampton Downs Motorsport Park (Waikato) 28-30 October
Highlands 101 - Highlands Motorsport Park (Cromwell) 12/13 November