Craig Kermond

Craig Kermond

Category: Formula Ford

Number: 3


Occupation: Account Manager at Optus

Interests outside Motorsport: Mountain Biking, Tennis & Swimming

First Road Car: 1978 Mitsubishi Lancer

What was good about it?: It jumped better than the General Lee

And bad?: The exhaust leaked into the cabin and I nearly got Carbon Monoxide poisoning from it.

First Race Car: Ex Lowndes and Webber 93 VD

Current Race Car: Ex Ingall 90 VD

Sponsors: U-Drive Performance Cars and 4Paws Web Design

Favourite Race Track and why: Bathurst, because there is no room for error, and it encompasses so many great turns and gradient changes.

Best moment(s) in Motorsport: Winning the 95 Oakleigh Go-Kart Club Championship on 1 set of tyres for the season and never finishing off the podium.

Winning the 98 Champion of Winton

Coming 3rd in the VMRC in 1999

Disappointments: Not having a rich dad.

Any other points of interest/ Career Highlites: My first race car was Mark Webber's first race car as well.