A weekend of firsts at Winton


The ultra-competitive Australian National Formula Ford Series ran its second round of six at Benalla’s Winton Motor Raceway on the weekend, where a promising young talent in Jordan Lloyd stepped up to claim his maiden pole, race and round win driving his BF Racing prepared Mygale.

Following its rebirth as a National Series earlier in 2014, Formula Ford and spectators have enjoyed one of its toughest years of competition, with entry numbers well up on previous years and teams pushing harder than ever for silverware and bragging rights.

With a couple of years’ of national level experience under his belt, Lloyd was out for victory from the outset. Having claimed his maiden pole, Lloyd missed out on taking his first victory in Saturday’s Race 1. He more than made up for it on Sunday, charging to the head of t