Fraser makes Supercars comeback at Winton test day
Wednesday 1st March, 2023 - 8:59am
Declan Fraser has returned to the track at today’s Winton Supercars test after missing the all-in outing at Sydney Motorsport Park following a bout of tonsillitis.
Fraser shook down the #56 Tickford Racing Gen3 Ford Mustang at Winton on Wednesday, February 15 with tonsillitis but, early in the following week, was ruled out of the official pre-season test on February 22.
The 2022 Dunlop Super2 Series winner has now begun his comeback, driving the Tradie-backed entry out of pit lane at 08:36 local time/AEDT, six minutes after pit lane opened.
He completed an initial run of nine laps of the 3.00km circuit, including a slow-speed out lap and an in lap, as cars also from Walkinshaw Andretti United, Team 18, and Grove Racing also run around.
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Enduro drivers in attendance include Tickford’s Zak Best, WAU’s Lee Holdsworth, and Grove’s Garth Tander.
Today’s action marks the final day of pre-season testing, with the Thrifty Newcastle 500 to take place from March 10-12.