Persevering with a collection of mid-season auctions for the well-known Holden group, the newest providing is WR026, which was constructed new for Mostert’s 2021 marketing campaign.
That makes it Mostert’s first Holden race winner, following his victories within the automotive at Symmons Plains and Darwin earlier this 12 months.
It should even be WAU’s closing Gen2 construct forward of next year’s introduction of the Gen3 regulations.
The automotive will likely be delivered to the profitable bidder on the finish of the 2022 season.
That is the fourth time WAU has auctioned a automotive mid-season, nevertheless for the primary time the automotive will likely be delivered in full operating situation, with V8 engine and transaxle.
The public sale is already dwell by means of Lloyds Auctions, the bidding at present sitting at $195,000.
“That is uncommon and unbelievable alternative to personal a automotive that can go down within the Australia motorsport historical past books,” stated WAU group principal Bruce Stewart.
“Not solely is it the automotive during which Chaz Mostert took his first win for our group in, his first ever Supercars win in a Holden, however it’s additionally the final current-generation automotive we’ll construct.
Chaz Mostert, Walkinshaw Andretti United Holden
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“It’s additionally the primary time we’re together with an engine within the sale, which in itself is an unbelievable merchandise to have the chance to personal.
“Meaning when the automotive is delivered to its new proprietor, there will likely be nothing extra to do. It is going to be prepared to show a lap, or able to show because it raced.
“Chassis 26 has already achieved two wins this 12 months, however there’s loads of extra alternatives so as to add extra success, together with the Bathurst 1000 this 12 months when Chaz groups up with Lee Holdsworth, and that engine they use within the Nice Race would be the one delivered to the brand new proprietor on the finish of 2022.
“The group at Lloyds Auctions do a tremendous job, this automotive is a part of a incredible assortment they’re auctioning, and we are able to’t wait to see the way it goes.”