23 Dec 2016 — Jorge Herrera took seventh place in the Eastern Creek BMW E21 in the fourth and final round of the Swift Sport BMW E21 Sayonara series.
Herrera spent all of nine laps total pursuing Jim Debacquer after catching him on the first lap, coming from as many as four places back. Herrera launched a prolonged challenge at Debacquer late in the action, staying within a straightaway behind him and keeping pace over an unbroken run of seven laps. In the end Herrera settled into seventh the couple laps running to the finish.
Herrera finished the series 18th in the standings. He made one start and finished as high as seventh.
Swift Sport BMW E21 Sayonara series finished its season after four rounds spanning a little more than a week. A total of 40 drivers competed for points in the championship.
Javier Manzanares took the championship in a tight campaign over Ville Hartikainen, separated by just a couple grid spots in the end. Manzanares led 25 laps and took a single win in four races. Ville Hartikainen, Tommaso Pinter, Matias Perales, Mark Carty, Marcos Nunez, and Mike Dos Santos finished within a race of the title.