Holdsworth set for Walkinshaw Andretti United switch


Three-time race winner Holdsworth has been left and by no means using a full-time Supercars seat for the 2021 season, his two-year stint with Tickford Racing over on account of the Ford squad scales as soon as extra to a few autos.

Whereas that left him as the very best seed for the Bathurst 1000, it seems his time on the co-driver market was short-lived.

Motorsport.com understands Holdsworth is poised to affix Walkinshaw Andretti United, the place he’ll accomplice Mostert for the Good Race.

Extended-time WAU co-driver Warren Luff, who’s achieved on the Bathurst podium 4 of the final word six years, may even be set to be retained to accomplice Bryce Fullwood.

The change will mark a return to Clayton for Holdsworth, who drove a Walkinshaw Racing-run Holden below the Crew 18 banner in 2015.

It would probably furthermore give WAU one amongst many strongest pairings heading into the October standard, given Holdsworth was the provisional pole-sitter at Bathurst in 2020.

The deal is nonetheless to be made public, though Holdsworth revealed on the most recent episode of the Parked Up podcast that he has a drive locked in.

“I am going to most likely be [at Bathurst], transferring on from the place I used to be with Tickford,” he mentioned.

“I had enjoyable there. However now I am wanting ahead to teaming up with among the many many most attention-grabbing groups and among the many many most attention-grabbing photos all through the subject of taking that race out.

“That is what it’s worthwhile to do, first yr out of Supercars. It is advisable put your expertise inside the turning into place and provides your self the best totally different. I am doing that.”

Holdsworth will dovetail his Bathurst drive with a full TCR Australia programme, driving an Alfa Romeo run by Ashley Seward Motorsport.



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