25 Jun 2016 — Carlos Reina took fifth place in the Eastern Creek Skoda ’08 in the eighth and final round of the Aussie Skoda series.
Reina drove the majority of 13 laps total pursuing Trevor Dixon after targeting him on lap 6, coming from as many as four spots back. Reina launched an extended attack at Dixon in the middle stages, staying within car lengths behind him and gaining ground over an unbroken run of nine laps. Reina passed Dixon and into fifth place on lap 15, and defended it against pressure by Dixon the remaining four laps to the finish.
Reina finished the series third in the standings. Reina made six starts and finished as high as fourth.
Aussie Skoda series finished its season after eight rounds spanning a little more than a month. A total of 55 drivers competed for points in the championship.
Rasa Djordjevic won the championship, leading 96 laps and taking five victories in seven races. Fernando Silva, Carlos Reina, Greg Bartosek, and Ricardo Gomes finished out the Top 5.