DATE OF BIRTH
29 / 11 / 93
WEIGHT / HEIGHT
82kg / 187cm
BA, Industrial Design
Racing driver, team manager, coach, instructor and designer
Will was brought up surrounded by Motorsport and vehicles, creating an ambition to be a professional in the sport. Following national and international karting success, his racing car career was then developed in touring cars, and resulted in racing New Zealand's premier championship, V8Supertourers.
To make a serious racing career step, he moved to Asia in 2015 after completing a degree in Industrial Design, and years of experience as a driver instructor to support his personal ambition as a professional driver.
From 2015 to 2019 Will was based in Malaysia, where he raced across the region, accomplishing numerous victories and championship accolades including wins and titles in Porsche Carrera Cup and China GT
During the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic, Asia closed their motorsport and country boarders causing Will to relocated to the United States to explore new opportunities as a professional driver.
1ST IGTC ROUND 1, SPA- PRO-AM - 2021
5TH TOTAL 24HRS OF SPA - PRO-AM - 2021
6TH WEC, 6 HOURS OF SHANGHAI - GTE-AM - 2019
3RD PORSCHE CARRERA CUP ASIA 2019
2ND CHINA GT CHAMPIONSHIP - GT4 - 2019
1ST THAILAND SUPER SERIES - GTC - 2018
1ST CHINA GT CHAMPIONSHIP - GTC-PRO - 2017
3RD BATHURST 12 HOUR - CLASS B - 2016
2ND SEPANG 12 HOUR - GTC - 2015
1ST SEPANG 12 HOUR - GTC - 2014
1ST NZ SUZUKI SWIFT CUP 2009-10
2ND NZ PRODUCTION CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 2008-09
2ND (K) NEW ZEALAND ROTAX NATIONALS 2007
1ST (K) AUSTRALIAN ROTAX NATIONALS 2007
1ST (K) RACE 3 ROTAX WORLD FINALS 2007
1ST (K) BLOSSOM FESTIVAL 2007
In 2018, off the back of a succesful 2017 Porsche Carrera Cup campaign, Earl Bamber Motorsport (EBM) was established.
Lead by his brother Earl, a 2-Time Le-Mans winner and Porsche Works driver, Will shared duties with his elder sibling in Managing and orchestrating racing projects across Asia.
The team had an early crowning moment, capturing victory in the 2019 Bathurst 12-Hour, the first ever for Porsche Motorsport and the final race for the Porsche 991.1 GT3 R.
From strength to strength, the borthers' have grown their business as a global leader, with Will providing management experience as a consultant to other international racing teams.
Beyond his own time behind the wheel, Will passes on his knowledge and experience to professionals, gentleman and public enthusiasts. Experienced with Data Analysis and Engineering, Will works throughout North America, Europe and Asia with an array of driver levels and championships.
Porsche Carrera Cup
Asian Le Mans
Thailand Super Series
AUTOMOTIVE EVENTS & INSTRUCTING
From the age of 15, Will has provided driving knowledge to the public sector. With vast experience in a range of event types and levels, instructing from young first time drivers through to high performance track days and launches. Will continues to work with manufacturer and brand events throughout North America, Europe, and Asia.
Road defensive driving
High performance track driving
Rally and off-road driving
Snow and ice driving
Media launches and filming