We can now confirm another serious Australian Pro Class entry and this time it is from the Holden camp.
Mal Rose has entered his V8 supercar that he has been campaigning in the endurance races at the Nurburgring and Dubai for the past few years with support from Donut King.
The car is a VY body shape, ex Garry Rogers Motorsport/Valvoline car campaigned by Jason Bargwanna and is now powered by a 6 litre Chev engine and a Holinger sequential transmission) and is rumoured to have well in excess of 650 horsepower (it does not have to comply with the V8 Supercar 5 litre formula.
The chassis is well sorted, Mal has years of experience driving this car and Eastern Creek really is his backyard. What this means it that fans can now see for themselves if the might of a V8 supercar can take it to the hi tech masterpieces that are about to converge on Sydney from around the world.
It is also sure to bring a touch of the traditional Ford Versus Holden rivalry as the Fernandez XR6 Super falcon will also be flying Australian flag high.
See the full spec sheet for this car here.