FOURTEEN. That’s the number of driving combinations announced in the last five days ahead of the 2020 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.
While it’s not a stat that will likely make the official event record book, it is officially the most ever confirmed in a single working week in event history!
From World Champions to Supercars stars, it’s been a revealing week that locks in a vast majority of the key contenders for the 2020 race.
In case you missed out, here’s a recap of five furious days of team and driver announcements that leave us with one of the most talent-filled grids the Mountain has ever seen.
In the meantime, check out the current entry list as it stands by clicking here.
Monday, 13 January
TONY Bates confirmed that triple GT champion Geoff Emery, Carrera Cup and Super2 ace Dylan O’Keeffe and noted GT ace and Porsche champion Max Twigg would join him aboard a Bostik-supported Audi R8 LMS, resplendent in a striking blue and green livery.
Tuesday, 14 January
AUDI SPORT Customer Racing confirmed perhaps their strongest ever Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour campaign yet – on the tenth anniversary of the brands first of three wins in Australia’s International Enduro. Their three combinations are each absolutely race contenders: Christopher Haase, former winner Dries Vanthoor and Frederic Vervisch in car 2, Mirko Bortolotti, double winner Christopher Mies and Garth Tander in the 22 with Car 222 piloted by Mattia Drudi, Kelvin van der Linde and Marcus Winkelhock.