Month: February 2018

NEW MARC GEN II V8 RACER WINS ON DEBUT AT BATHURST 12 HOUR

NEW MARC GEN II V8 RACER WINS ON DEBUT AT BATHURST 12 HOUR MARC Cars Australia has proven its second generation racecars are here to stay after winning on debut at the 2018 Liqui Moly Bathurst 12 hour; taking out the Invitational Class thanks to reigning class champions Keith Kassulke, Rod Salmon, and Will Brown. Steering ‘AC/DC’– the first car built for the MARC II V8 program – the win not only saw the trio hold on to their Class I title, but marked the fifth straight year in which the MARC Cars platform had been victorious since debuting...

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ROCK AND ROLL LIVENS UP THE MOUNTAIN AS MARC GEN II CARS GET UNIQUE IDENTITIES

  When the MARC Cars Australia first-generation racers were built back in time for the 2014 Bathurst 12 Hour, the Queensland-based team decided on identifying its race cars via an alternative to chassis numbers. “We decided to have a bit of fun and create some identities with the cars, so we named them after famous circuits that we had competed at,” said team owner and MARC creator Ryan McLeod. “We started with the A car which was Amaroo, and all this time it has been owned by Keith Kassulke until only recently. Then B was Bathurst, C was Catalunya...

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