RBHRT reveals tribute to Holden fans at Bathurst

The #888 Holden ZB Commodore

Triple Eight Race Engineering has revealed livery tweak paying tribute to Holden fans ahead of the final factory-backed effort by the team.

Earlier this year it was announced General Motors would withdraw from right-hand-drive markets, resulting in the demise of Holden.

This weekend’s Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 will mark the final race for Triple Eight Race Engineering as the factory Holden team.

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To pay tribute to its supporters, the Red Bull Holden Racing Team has added the hashtag #ThanksHoldenFans to the side of each car.

Four-time Bathurst 1000 winner Jamie Whincup will share the #888 Holden ZB Commodore with Craig Lowndes, a seven-time winner of the Great Race.

Shane van Gisbergen will go searching for his first Bathurst 1000 win alongside three-time winner Garth Tander in the #97 entry.

Practice 1 for the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 gets underway tomorrow at 09:30 local time/08:30 AEST.

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