Tim Rush

Date of Birth: 1978
Current Hometown: Feilding (NZ) the home of Magic Manfeild
Year/Class First Raced: 1998
First Raced F5000: 2007 at Pukekohe, Begg Fm4
Best Result F5000: 5th Taupo 2009 after starting 15th, and also taking out 2008/2009 Series A (pre70) F5000 class win
Favourite Circuit: Hampton Down (NZ) the track flows and for both types of drivers either corner of straight line drivers there are even amount of track so both can exceed
Most Memorable Moment: Taupo 2009 starting back of field and coming up though passing drivers with twice as much experience to take out class win and 5th placing  
Racing Career: First drove a single seater around Manfeild at the age of 3 and from then on petrol has flown though the veins, Mazda Mx5 and then moving into a faster Morris Minor powered by a Toyota twin cam and then into supercharged Chevron sports car did racing really take off, with class wins 3 years in a row decided to move onto F5000  
Major Sponsors: NZ Express, Dold Industries, MSC Shipping, Pacifica, Toll, Smith and Davies and Bonney Transport, Rossco Engine Services (Feilding), Brent Smith Trailers Bunnythorpe), Mum and Dad  
Objectives This Season: To do our best and have as much fun as we can and move up though the field, and better our current lap times  
Current Car: Chassis # M22 / 3 last McLaren customer car built McLaren