Repco Supercars Championship
Position
8
Points
2132
Penalty 0
Average Qualifying Position 8.6
Average finishing Position 9.6

biography

Date of birth
03/07/1985 (Age 37)
Place of birth
Albury, NSW
Lives
Melbourne, Victoria
Nickname
Daffid, Dave
Outside of Racing
Cycling, Muay Thai, UFC
Debut
Sandown 2007
Engineer
Alistair McVean
Follow David Reynolds

The story for David Reynolds is of a popular larrikin who has found his ideal environment to thrive in.

After losing his Tickford Racing seat soon after his infamous Bathurst press conference of 2015, Reynolds took refuge with another of the sport’s great characters, Erebus owner Betty Klimenko.

Reynolds joined at a time when the team shifted from the Gold Coast to Melbourne and Mercedes to Holden, and the move initially came up trumps.

He scored 19 podiums for the team between 2017 and 2019, including the 2017 Bathurst crown and three other race wins. However, a 2020 without a podium stung, and he sought a change.

As a youngster, Reynolds won multiple Australian titles on his way to the Supercars grid, including the 2004 Australian Formula Ford Championship and '07 Porsche Carrera Cup crown.

He made his Supercars debut in ‘07 as a Paul Weel Racing endurance co-driver, and entered the Dunlop Super2 Series the following year.

Fourth place led to a full-time drive in Supercars for 2009, but the Albury native lasted just one season at Walkinshaw Racing.

After a year out, Reynolds returned to the main series via Kelly Racing and was then picked up by Rod Nash’s entry within Ford Performance Racing for 2012.

Reynolds became a race winner in 2013 on the streets of the Gold Coast – embarking in some memorable celebrations with co-driver Dean Canto – and contended for the 2015 title in a Ford-dominated season.

Season Progress

Event Race Qualifying Finish Championship
Beaurepaires Sydney SuperNight ›
Race 1 › 9 24 24
Race 2 › 15 9 16
NED Whisky Tasmania SuperSprint ›
Race 4 › 4 3 17
Race 5 › 6 4 12
Race 3 › 15 21 9
Race 4 › 4 3 8
Race 5 › 6 4 7
Beaurepaires Melbourne 400 ›
Race 6 › 1 2 5
Race 7 › 2 2 9
Race 8 › 4 3 8
Race 9 › 12 NC 8
Bunnings Trade Perth SuperNight ›
Race 10 › 5 4 7
Race 11 › 8 11 6
Race 12 › 4 6 6
Pizza Hut Winton SuperSprint ›
Race 13 › 7 3 5
Race 14 › 3 3 5
Race 15 › 6 4 5
Merlin Darwin Triple Crown ›
Race 16 › 7 25 5
Race 17 › 2 5 6
Race 18 › 11 12 7
NTI Townsville 500 ›
Race 19 › 11 18 7
Race 20 › 9 11 7
OTR SuperSprint ›
Race 21 › 8 8 7
Race 22 › 13 8 7
Race 23 › 25 22 7
Penrite Oil Sandown SuperSprint ›
Race 24 › 23 12 7
Race 25 › 6 4 7
Race 26 › 7 9 7
ITM Auckland SuperSprint ›
Race 27 › 14 9 7
Race 28 › 8 7 7
Race 29 › 8 8 7
Repco Bathurst 1000 ›
Race 30 › 18 NC 7
Boost Mobile Gold Coast 500 ›
Race 31 › 1 2 7
Race 32 › 7 4 8
VALO Adelaide 500 ›
Race 33 › 10 11
Race 34 › 10 15

Vehicle detail

Ford Mustang
ENGINE: V8
Penrite Racing

The Grove Racing name makes its debut in 2022 under the Penrite Racing banner.

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