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Helmet of Tony Bates

Flag of Australia Tony Bates

nationality Australian age 53 years old born May 20, 1969

Racing highlights

20102ndAustralian Commodore Cup National Series
20092ndAustralian Commodore Cup National Series

Racing career summary

Races entered356
Wins17
Podiums50
Pole positions3
Fastest laps8
Race win percentage4.8%
Podium percentage14%

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.

2022Racing11 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2021Racing6 races0 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2020Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2019Racing16 races1 win1 podium2 pole position0 fastest race laps
2018Racing12 races3 wins3 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2017Racing14 races2 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing34 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing20 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing22 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing17 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing24 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2011Racing26 races2 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing21 races3 wins7 podiums0 pole position3 fastest race laps
2009Racing25 races4 wins9 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2008Racing22 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing21 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing33 races0 wins6 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2005Racing24 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
2003Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Tony Bates

2022 Fanatec GT World Challenge Australia powered by AWS Pro / Am class

PositionPointsTeam
5th109Melbourne Performance Centre
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Evo IIAudi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Fanatec GT World Challenge Australia powered by AWS Pro / Am class 2022.

2022 Intercontinental GT Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
0Melbourne Performance Centre
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Evo IIAudi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Intercontinental GT Challenge 2022.

2022 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour - Class A GT3 Pro-Am

PositionPointsTeam
9th0C Tech Laser
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Evo IIAudi 5.2Pirelli

2021 Fanatec GT World Challenge Australia powered by AWS Pro / Am class

PositionPointsTeam
6th87Melbourne Performance Centre
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS EvoAudi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Fanatec GT World Challenge Australia powered by AWS Pro / Am class 2021.

2020 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour Race - Class A - GT3 Silver

PositionPointsTeam
0Tony Bates Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS EvoAudi 5.2
Click to show race results for Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour Race - Class A - GT3 Silver 2020.

2020 Intercontinental GT Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
0Melbourne Performance Centre
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS EvoAudi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Intercontinental GT Challenge 2020.

2019 Audi R8 LMS Cup - GT3

PositionPointsTeam
5th82Tony Bates Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101120
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS GT3Audi 5.2
Click to show race results for Audi R8 LMS Cup - GT3 2019.

2019 Australian GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
12th339Melbourne Performance Centre
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS EvoAudi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Australian GT Championship 2019.

2018 Audi R8 LMS Cup

PositionPointsTeam
9th26Melbourne Performance Centre
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS GT3Audi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Audi R8 LMS Cup 2018.

2018 Australian GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th979Audi Sport Customer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMSAudi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Australian GT Championship 2018.

2017 Liqui-moly Bathurst 12 Hour - Class A - GT3 Am

PositionPointsTeam
0Miedecke Stone Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3Aston Martin 6.0Pirelli
Click to show race results for Liqui-moly Bathurst 12 Hour - Class A - GT3 Am 2017.

2017 Australian GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th326Eggleston Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG GT3Mercedes-Benz 6.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Australian GT Championship 2017.

2017 Porsche Carrera Cup Australia

PositionPointsTeam
0Zagame Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 991 GT3 CupPorsche 3.8Michelin
Click to show race results for Porsche Carrera Cup Australia 2017.

2017 Intercontinental GT Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
0Miedecke Stone Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3Aston Martin 6.0Pirelli
Click to show race results for Intercontinental GT Challenge 2017.

2016 Porsche Carrera Cup Australia

PositionPointsTeam
13th383.5Tony Bates Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
240200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 991 GT3 CupPorsche 3.8Michelin
Click to show race results for Porsche Carrera Cup Australia 2016.

2016 Penrite Oils Australian GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th260Jamec Pem Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMSAudi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Penrite Oils Australian GT Championship 2016.

2016 CAMS Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th256Jamec Pem Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMSPirelli
Click to show race results for CAMS Australian Endurance Championship 2016.

2015 Liqui Moly Bathurst 12 Hour - Class B

PositionPointsTeam
0Peter Conroy Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 CupPorsche 3.8
Click to show race results for Liqui Moly Bathurst 12 Hour - Class B 2015.

2015 Porsche Carrera Cup Australia

PositionPointsTeam
15th284.5Tony Bates Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 991 GT3 CupPorsche 3.8Michelin
Click to show race results for Porsche Carrera Cup Australia 2015.

2014 Porsche Carrera Cup Australia

PositionPointsTeam
14th324McElrea Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
220000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 991 GT3 CupPorsche 3.8Michelin
Click to show race results for Porsche Carrera Cup Australia 2014.

2013 Dunlop V8 Supercars Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Evans Motorsport Group, Greg Murphy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE Commodore

2013 Porsche Carrera Cup Australia

PositionPointsTeam
12th235.5McElrea Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup R

2012 Porsche City Index Carrera Cup

PositionPointsTeam
10th370McElrea Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup R

2012 Australian Commodore Cup National Series

PositionPointsTeam
9th140
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VS Commodore

2011 Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series

PositionPointsTeam
18th598Greg Murphy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE Commodore
Click to show race results for Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series 2011.

2011 Australian Commodore Cup National Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th542Sports Alive
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
112500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VS Commodore

2010 Fujitsu V8 Supercars Series

PositionPointsTeam
29th171Emery Motorsport, MW Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VZ Commodore
Ford BF Falcon
Click to show race results for Fujitsu V8 Supercars Series 2010.

2010 Australian Commodore Cup National Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd676
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
163703
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VS Commodore

2009 Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series

PositionPointsTeam
17th340
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden Commodore VZ
Click to show race results for Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series 2009.

2009 Mini Challenge Australia

PositionPointsTeam
41st9
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mini JCW R56 Challenge

2009 Australian Commodore Cup National Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd747
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
164901
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VS Commodore

2008 Fujitsu V8 Supercars Series

PositionPointsTeam
22nd433TAG Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden Commodore VZ
Click to show race results for Fujitsu V8 Supercars Series 2008.

2008 Australian Commodore Cup National Series

PositionPointsTeam
17th177
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VS Commodore

2007 Empire Trade Exchange Commodore Cup

PositionPointsTeam
6th675
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VS Commodore

2006 Yokohama V8 Utes Series

PositionPointsTeam
29th144TAG Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden Commodore SS Ute

2006 EBanc Trade Commodore Cup National Series

PositionPointsTeam
5th867
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
240602
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VS Commodore

2005 RDA Rotors Commodore Cup

PositionPointsTeam
6th712TAG Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VS Commodore

2005 Australian V8 Ute Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
46th22
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden Ute SS

2004 RDA Rotors Commodore Cup

PositionPointsTeam
8th522
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VS Commodore

2003 Australian Commodore Cup National Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th399
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden Commodore

2003 Victorian Sports Sedan Championship

PositionPointsTeam
32nd32
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden Commodore

2002 Victorian Sports Sedan Championship

PositionPointsTeam
38th5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden Commodore


DriverDB Rating graph

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Tony Bates over time since January 1st 2013. The rolling average of the graph is 10 days.

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