Supercars 2023 entry checklist: Each automobile and driver

The 25-car grid of drivers has been locked in for the 2023 Repco Supercars Championship. Pic: Nathan Wong

THE full area of drivers is locked in for the primary season of the Repco Supercars Championship’s Gen3 period.

Tickford Racing’s affirmation that Declan Fraser will substitute Jake Kostecki in its four-car lineup represented the ultimate surprising piece of the 2023 grid puzzle.

In a yr the place the sequence’ vehicles are present process a seismic change, the motive force lineup throughout these 25 vehicles has a relatively related look to that of the 2022 season.

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A complete of 20 drivers will race for a similar group that they drove for finally yr’s season-ending Adelaide 500.

The important thing low season strikes had been triggered by Tim Slade, who left the Blanchard Racing Crew to maneuver to PremiAir Racing for 2023.

Todd Hazelwood will take his place at Tim Blanchard’s Ford squad, which opened up a emptiness stuffed by Cameron Hill at Matt Stone Racing.

Hill is considered one of three rookies graduating from Super2 this yr, with the category led by 2022 second-tier champion Fraser, whereas Matthew Payne replaces the retiring Lee Holdsworth at Grove Racing.

One other huge low season transfer is being made at Walkinshaw Andretti United.

The long-time Holden squad introduced final yr that it’ll swap to Ford for the beginning of the Gen3 period.

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The 2023 season would be the 64th yr an ATCC/Supercars Championship shall be held, however will probably be the primary to be held completely with out Holden after the Australian marque took its ultimate bow final yr.

Chevrolet will symbolize Basic Motors in 2023, bringing the Camaro nameplate again to the championship for the primary time since 1984.

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The producer break up shall be way more even this yr courtesy of WAU’s defection, though GM will once more have the higher hand with a complete of 14 Chevrolet Camaros on the grid in comparison with Ford’s 11 Mustangs.

The 2023 Repco Supercars Championship will get underway on the Thrifty Newcastle 500 on March 10-12.

ENTRY LIST: 2023 Repco Supercars Championship

Crew No. Driver Automobile
Triple Eight Race Engineering 97 Shane van Gisbergen Chevrolet Camaro
Triple Eight Race Engineering 88 Broc Feeney Chevrolet Camaro
Dick Johnson Racing 11 Anton De Pasquale Ford Mustang
Dick Johnson Racing 17 Will Davison Ford Mustang
Tickford Racing 5 James Courtney Ford Mustang
Tickford Racing 6 Cam Waters Ford Mustang
Tickford Racing 55 Thomas Randle Ford Mustang
Tickford Racing 56 Declan Fraser Ford Mustang
Walkinshaw Andretti United 2 Nick Percat Ford Mustang
Walkinshaw Andretti United 25 Chaz Mostert Ford Mustang
Grove Racing 19 Matthew Payne Ford Mustang
Grove Racing 26 David Reynolds Ford Mustang
Erebus Motorsport 9 Will Brown Chevrolet Camaro
Erebus Motorsport 99 Brodie Kostecki Chevrolet Camaro
Crew 18 18 Mark Winterbottom Chevrolet Camaro
Crew 18 20 Scott Pye Chevrolet Camaro
Brad Jones Racing 8 Andre Heimgartner Chevrolet Camaro
Brad Jones Racing 14 Bryce Fullwood Chevrolet Camaro
Brad Jones Racing 96 Macauley Jones Chevrolet Camaro
Brad Jones Racing 4 Jack Smith Chevrolet Camaro
Matt Stone Racing 34 Jack Le Brocq Chevrolet Camaro
Matt Stone Racing 35 Cameron Hill Chevrolet Camaro
PremiAir Racing TBA Tim Slade Chevrolet Camaro
PremiAir Racing 31 James Golding Chevrolet Camaro
Blanchard Racing Crew 3 Todd Hazelwood Ford Mustang

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