Tony Richards

Date of Birth: 1962
Current Hometown: Christchurch
Year/Class First Raced: 2006 - F5000
First Raced F5000: 2006
Best Result F5000: 1st Sandown, 3rd in NZ F5000 Championship 2007/2008
Favourite Circuit: Phillip Island [ideal for our cars, fast and flowing with good terrain and stunning backdrop]
Most Memorable Moment: My first win (Sandown (2008) beating Kenny Smith.
Racing Career: No prior racing experience my first F5000 race at Pukekohe in 2006. (Qualified 4th in a field of 28). Raced at every Tasman Revival Series race meeting since then.
3rd overall in 2007/2008 championship.
Major Sponsors: NZ Express, Dold Industries, MSC Shipping, Pacifica, Toll, Smith and Davies and Bonney Transport  
Objectives This Season: To try and keep kenny Smith "honest"  
Current Car: Lola T332