Thomas Randle (born 7 April 1996) is an Australian racing driver. He currently races in the Dunlop Super2 Series with MW Motorsport in a Nissan Altima. Randle has also won the 2017 Toyota Racing Series. In 2018, he was awarded the Mike Kable Young Gun Award.

Thomas Randle
NationalityAustralia Australian
Born (1996-04-07) 7 April 1996 (age 23)
Melbourne, Victoria
Super2 Series career
Debut season2018
Current teamMW Motorsport
Car numberTBA
Former teamsTickford Racing
Starts22
Wins1
Podiums2
Poles1
Best finish3rd in 2019
Previous series
2015-17
2016
2016
2015
2014-15
2013-14
Toyota Racing Series
Formula V8 3.5 Series
BRDC British Formula 3 Championship
Australian Formula 4 Championship
Australian Sports Sedan Championship
Australian Formula Ford Series
Championship titles
2017
2014
Toyota Racing Series
Australian Formula Ford Series

CareerEdit

KartingEdit

Prior to his single-seater career, Randle enjoyed a successful period in karting in his native Australia. In 2012, he won Junior Clubman class of the Australian National Sprint Kart Championship and Rotax Junior class of the Australian Rotax Nationals.[1][2]

Formula Ford and Formula 4Edit

Randle made his single-seater debut in 2013, racing in the Australian Formula Ford Championship for the Evans Motorsport Group. He finished seventh with two podiums and another thirteen point-scoring finishes.[3] He switched to Dream Motorsport in 2014. He clinched the championship title, winning five races with just four-point advantage to Jordan Lloyd.[4]

Randle continued his collaboration with Dream Motorsport into the new-for-2015 Australian Formula 4 Championship. He again battled with Lloyd for the championship, but this time he finished as runner-up and was outscored by 54 points and five wins.[5]

Formula 3Edit

For 2016, Randle moved to Europe to compete in the BRDC British Formula 3 Championship, racing for Douglas Motorsport.[6] He won races at Rockingham and Spa and finished fourth in the drivers' standings.[7][8]

Formula V8 3.5Edit

In 2016 Randle made his debut in Formula V8 3.5 in the Jerez round with Comtec Racing.[9]

Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0Edit

In 2017 Randle switched to the Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0, partaking with AVF by Adrián Vallés.[10] He finished 9 of his 16 races in points (his best finish was the fourth place at Red Bull Ring).[11] He ended season fourteenth.

Super2 SeriesEdit

In 2018 Randle moved to the Dunlop Super2 Series to race with Tickford Racing in a Ford FG X Falcon.

Racing recordEdit

Career summaryEdit

Season Series Team Races Wins Poles F/Laps Podiums Points Position
2013 Australian Formula Ford Championship Evans Motorsport Group 18 0 0 0 2 131 7th
Victorian State Circuit Racing Formula Ford Fiesta Championship 10 1 2 2 5 184 7th
Morgan Park Raceway Production Sports 1 Hour 1 0 0 0 0 N/A NC
2014 Australian Formula Ford Series Dream Motorsport 18 5 2 3 12 266 1st
Victorian State Circuit Racing Formula Ford Fiesta Championship 10 3 1 3 3 100 10th
New South Wales Formula Ford Fiesta Championship 3 2 1 2 2 63 12th
Winton 400 Sports Sedan support event 3 0 1 2 1 39 14th
Kerrick Sports Sedan Series 3 1 0 1 1 N/A NC
2015 Australian Formula 4 Championship Dream Motorsport 21 7 7 5 15 386 2nd
Kerrick Sports Sedan Series 15 2 1 4 10 514 3rd
Toyota Racing Series ETEC Motorsport 16 0 0 1 2 518 10th
2016 BRDC British Formula 3 Championship Douglas Motorsport 23 2 1 0 7 424 4th
Toyota Racing Series Victory Motor Racing 3 0 0 0 0 93 20th
Masters of Formula 3 Double R Racing 1 0 0 0 0 N/A 11th
Formula V8 3.5 Series Comtec Racing 4 0 0 0 0 0 20th
2017 Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 AVF by Adrián Vallés 15 0 0 0 0 39.5 14th
Formula Renault 2.0 NEC 3 0 0 0 0 0 NC†
Toyota Racing Series Victory Motor Racing 15 2 3 7 7 855 1st
2018 Super2 Series Tickford Racing 14 0 1 0 2 915 11th
2019 Super2 Series Tickford Racing 14 2 2 2 5 1396 3rd
Supercars Championship 7 0 0 0 1 732 26th
Australian Touring Car Masters Skye Sands 3 1 0 2 2 76 8th

As Randle was a guest driver, he was ineligible for points. * Season still in progress.

Complete Formula V8 3.5 Series resultsEdit

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Pos. Points
2016 Comtec Racing ALC
1
ALC
2
HUN
1
HUN
2
SPA
1
SPA
2
LEC
1
LEC
2
SIL
1
SIL
2
RBR
1
RBR
2
MNZ
1
MNZ
2
JER
1

Ret
JER
2

13
CAT
1

Ret
CAT
2

11
20th 0

Super2 Series resultsEdit

(key) (Round results only)

Super2 Series results
Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Position Points
2018 Tickford Racing Ford FG X Falcon ADE
Ret
SYM
9
BAR
3
TOW
8
SAN
4
BAT
8
NEW
21
11th 915
2019 ADE
11
BAR
7
TOW
12
QLD
2
BAT
1
SAN
NEW
4th* 757*

Supercars Championship resultsEdit

Supercars results
Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Position Points
2019 Tickford Racing Ford Mustang GT ADE
R1
ADE
R2
MEL
R3
MEL
R4
MEL
R5
MEL
R6
SYM
R7

PO
SYM
R8

PO
PHI
R9
PHI
R10
BAR
R11
BAR
R12
WIN
R13

PO
WIN
R14

PO
HID
R15
HID
R16
TOW
R17
TOW
R18
QLD
R19
QLD
R20
BEN
R21

17
BEN
R22

17
PUK
R23
PUK
R24
BAT
R25

9
SUR
R26

6
SUR
R27

6
SAN
QR

5
SAN
R28

3
NEW
R29
NEW
R30
26th 732

Complete Bathurst 1000 resultsEdit

Year Team Car Co-driver Position Laps
2019 Tickford Racing Ford Mustang Mk.6   Lee Holdsworth 9th 161

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Australian National Sprint Kart Championship — Junior Clubman 2012 standings". driverdb.com. Driver Database. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  2. ^ "Australian Rotax Nationals — Rotax Junior 2012 standings". driverdb.com. Driver Database. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  3. ^ "Australian Formula Ford Championship 2013 standings". driverdb.com. Driver Database. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  4. ^ "Australian Formula Ford Series 2014 standings". driverdb.com. Driver Database. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  5. ^ "CAMS Jayco Australian Formula 4 Championship 2015 standings". driverdb.com. Driver Database. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  6. ^ Allen, Peter (19 February 2016). "Thomas Randle heads to BRDC F4 with Douglas Motorsport". Paddock Scout. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  7. ^ Chokhani, Darshan (1 May 2016). "Rockingham BF3: Randle secures maiden win as Bortoleto rolls". motorsport.com. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  8. ^ Allen, Peter (9 July 2016). "Randle storms to Spa BRDC British F3 race two win, Norris gets race three". Paddock Scout. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  9. ^ "Comtec in line for V8 3.5 return at Jerez". GPUpdate.net. 29 September 2016. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  10. ^ "THREE RACES IN BUDAPEST TO INCREASE THE TENSION". renaultsport.com. Renault Sport. 27 June 2017. Retrieved 28 June 2017.
  11. ^ Allen, Peter (22 July 2017). "Fewtrell wins, Fenestraz gets Eurocup lead as rivals clash". formulascout.com. Retrieved 30 October 2017.

External linksEdit

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Anton de Pasquale
Australian Formula Ford
Champion

2014
Succeeded by
Cameron Hill
Preceded by
Lando Norris
Toyota Racing Series
Champion

2017
Succeeded by
Robert Shwartzman
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Will Brown
Mike Kable Young Gun Award
2018
Succeeded by
Tyler Everingham