About Ash Walsh

About Ash Walsh

Australian Motor Racing’s Star of the Future…

 

Name: Ash Walsh

Age: 28 (Born 11/01/1988)

Occupation: Racing Driver

Hobbies: Crossfit, Triathlon, Cycling, Football (Soccer)

 

Q&A

Best Win? “Junior Clubman (Karting) National Title 2003. I wasn’t the quickest or the favourite but I got the win!”

Favourite Overseas Track? “Kyalami in South Africa was awesome. Especially in an A1 car!”

Favourite Australian Track? “Nearly everyone says Bathurst, but I love Phillip Island!”

Favourite Sporting Team? “Brisbane Roar and FC Barcelona”

Biggest Crash? “It was at Spa in the wet in a Formula Renault. I aquaplaned off at Blanchimont at over 200kph. That one hurt”

Superstitions? “I always get in my V8 Supercar from the drivers side, does that count?”

 

Achievements

2015 – Race Car #4 Erebus V8 Supercar Driver

2014 – 3rd Dunlop V8 Supercar Series

2013 – 2nd Dunlop V8 Supercar Series

2012 – 7th Dunlop V8 Supercars Series

2011 – Fujitsu V8 Supercars Series

2010 – 4th Australian Formula Ford Chamionship

2009 – 1st Gold Coast SuperGP Formula Ford

2008 – Formula Renault WEC

2008 – A1GP Rookie Driver for Team Australia

2007 – 2nd Australian Formula Ford Championship

2007 – 8 Straight Wins in Formula Ford (All time Record)

2006 – 3rd Australian Formula Ford Championship (Rookie Year)

2005 – Formula Ford, Selected State Events

2005 – Victory on State Formula Ford Series Debut

2004 – Australian CIK Karting Champion

2004 – Karting World Cup Suzuka (Japan)

2003 – Dual Australian Karting Champion

2003 – Multiple State Karting Champion