Just minutes after Confirming that David Reynolds will depart Prodrive Racing Australia, Erebus has announced they have signed him for the 2016 season.
Reynolds will replace Tekno-bound Will Davison in the privateer Merecedes squad. Since the inception in 2013, Erebus Motorsport has proven its cars and team are capable of winning after netting two wins with Holdsworth at Winton 2014 and with Davison at Perth this year.
Reynolds who is third in the 2015 points standings is looking forward to race a Mercedes-Benz in 2016.
“Although I have had a terrific four years at PRA, I am looking forward to a positive change as the lead driver with Erebus,” said Reynolds in the Erebus press release.
Reynolds feels he is ready to make the next step in his career and be a team leader.
“I am really looking forward to working with the Erebus team. Together we have some amazing strengths that we need to harness, I know we can win together,” Reynolds continues.
Team owner Betty Klimeko is excited with the signing of the outspoken driver.
“David is an exciting driver that has proven himself to be a title threat this year,” Klimenko explains.
“As we embark on our fourth season we needed to sign a driver that’s capable of positioning our cars up the front and David has proven he is capable of doing that. I have known David for almost 10 years and knew one day I would have him drive for me”
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