Kilsyth road racer Drew Sells claimed the coveted Up to 300 Production title at the final round of the 2016 Yamaha Motor Finance Australian Superbike Championships at Winton Motor Raceway in Victoria last weekend, September 30-October 2.
Drew, 17, finally claimed the national title that he was long-craving, after narrowly missing out on the title by 17 points at last year‰Ûªs competition. The budding rider finished on top of the table with an impressive total of 303 points, 14 points ahead of Tom Toparis (NSW) and 46 points ahead of Sam Condon (NSW).
‰ÛÏIt‰Ûªs really hard to put into words. It‰Ûªs so exciting to win my first Australian title. We only finished third overall for the final round (Round 6), but all we had to do was finish in the top five or six places in the last round, and we did that and we came away Australian title,‰Û