Professional Racing Driver, Team Owner and Motorsports Manager. 

Explore Will's extensive experience and history in the world of Motorsport.

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PERSONAL INFO

DATE OF BIRTH

29 / 11 / 93

AGE

28

WEIGHT / HEIGHT

82kg / 187cm

RACE EXPERIENCE

18 years

DRIVER RATING

FIA Silver

 

NATIONALITY

New Zealand

HOMETOWN

Wanganui, NZ

EDUCATION

BA, Industrial Design

EMPLOYMENT

Racing driver, team manager, coach, instructor and designer

 

HISTORY

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.

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CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

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

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Victories

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Podiums

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Fastest

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Pole

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TEAM MANAGEMENT

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.

 

RACE COACHING

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.

SERIES

Porsche Carrera Cup

Asian Le Mans

GT Asia

China GT

Thailand Super Series

RAAT Endurance

SERVICES

Data Analysis

Video Review

Engineering

Race Management

Driver Management

Driver Development

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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.

MANUFACTURERS

Ferrari

Aston Martin

Lamborghini

Volkswagen

Ford

Bentley

EVENT TYPES

Road defensive driving

High performance track driving

Rally and off-road driving

Snow and ice driving

Tire testing

Media launches and filming

Porsche

McLaren

Audi

Maserati

Land Rover

Jaguar

CONTENT

 

NEWS

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

CALENDAR

PARTNERS

Past and Present partners of Will Bamber

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