23 Dec 2016 — Mark Carty captured second place in the Eastern Creek BMW E21 in the fourth and final round of the Swift Sport BMW E21 Sayonara series.
Carty spent all of 10 laps total leading Ken Jagger after being caught by him on the first lap. After starting third, Carty took second position on the first lap and held it every lap to the finish.
Carty finished the series fifth in the standings. Carty made three starts and finished as high as second.
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.