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Helmet of Neal Bates

Flag of Australia Neal Bates

nationality Australian age 57 years old born March 19, 1965

Racing highlights

20081stBathurst 12 Hour Race - Class E
20071stBathurst 12 Hour Race - Class E
20012nd2001 Clarion Sandown 500
19941stJames Hardie 12 Hour - Class S
19932ndJames Hardie 12 Hour - Class S
19911stJames Hardie 12 Hour - Class B

Racing career summary

Races entered51
Wins4
Podiums7
Pole positions1
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage7.8%
Podium percentage13.7%

Driver relations

Twin brother of Rick Bates.

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

2009Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2008Racing1 race1 win1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps
2007Racing1 race1 win1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps
2005Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing6 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing8 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1995Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1994Racing1 race1 win1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps
1993Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1992Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing2 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1990Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Neal Bates

2009 Aussie Racing Cars Super Series

PositionPointsTeam
16th212Toyota Stars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aurion (Yamaha)

2009 Bathurst 12 Hour Race - Class F

PositionPointsTeam
0Osborne Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Celica SX

2008 Bathurst 12 Hour Race - Class E

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Osborne Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Celica SX

2007 Bathurst 12 Hour Race - Class E

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Osborne Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Celica SX

2005 Australian Production Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Novacastrian Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla Sportivo

2003 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
65th96ICS Team Ford
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon AUDunlop

2003 Bathurst 2 Hour Showroom Showdown

PositionPointsTeam
0Daihatsu Motor Corporation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Daihatsu Sirion GTvi

2002 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
43rd8800 Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon AU5.0L V8 NABridgestone

2001 Shell Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Greenfield Mowers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon AUBridgestone
Click to show race results for Shell Championship Series 2001.

2001 Australian Nations Cup Championship - GT

PositionPointsTeam
15th174Tekno Autosports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3

2001 2001 Clarion Sandown 500

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Tekno Autosports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3

2000 Shell Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Tickford Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford AU FalconBridgestone

2000 Supercheap Auto GT Production Car 3 Hour Showroom Showdown

PositionPointsTeam
17th0Neal Bates Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Celica VVTL-i

2000 Australian GT Production Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Neal Bates Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Celica VVTL-i

2000 Australian GT Production Car Championship - Class B

PositionPointsTeam
13th16
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Celica VVTL-i

1999 Shell Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
31st360Ford Tickford Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon AU

1998 FAI 1000 Classic

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Paul Weel Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon EL

1998 Sandown 500

PositionPointsTeam
0Paul Weel Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford EL Falcon

1998 Century Batteries Three Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown

PositionPointsTeam
0Garry Waldon
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge Viper GTS

1997 BOC Gases Australian Super Touring Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th14Phoenix Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota XV10 CamryToyota 2.0

1997 Bathurst 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Phoenix Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Camry

1997 Eagle Boys 3 Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Ray Lintott
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge Viper GTS

1997 Australian GT Production Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th16
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
201??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 993 RSCS

1997 Australian GT Production Car Championship - Class A

PositionPointsTeam
11th16
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge Viper GTS

1995 Eastern Creek 12 Hour

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
PRB Clubman (Toyota)

1994 James Hardie 12 Hour - Class S

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Team Toyota Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota SW20 MR2Toyota 2.0

1994 James Hardie 12 Hour

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota SW20 MR2Toyota 2.0

1993 James Hardie 12 Hour - Class S

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota SW20 MR2Toyota 2.0

1993 Tooheys 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Caltex CXT Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla Seca

1993 James Hardie 12 Hour

PositionPointsTeam
9th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota SW20 MR2Toyota 2.0

1992 James Hardie 12 Hour - Class T

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Mountain Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Supra TurboToyota 3.0 turbo

1992 Tooheys 1000

PositionPointsTeam
24th0Toyota Team Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla FX-GT

1991 James Hardie 12 Hour - Class B

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Caltex CXT Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota ST184 Celica SXToyota 2.2

1991 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Team Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla FX-GT

1991 James Hardie 12 Hour

PositionPointsTeam
17th0Caltex CXT Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota ST184 Celica SXToyota 2.2

1990 Shell Ultra Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Team Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla FX-GT AE92Toyota 1.6

1990 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Team Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla FX-GT

1989 Shell Ultra Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Team Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla FX-GT AE82Toyota 1.6

1989 Tooheys 1000

PositionPointsTeam
17th0Toyota Team Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla FX-GT

1989 Sandown 500

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Toyota Team Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla
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