Shell V-Power Racing Team 2018 Sandown 500 Retro Round #17 Sierra/Falcon Print
Product Code: ACP009Regular price $37.00 USD ex GST
$40.70 USD inc GST
Product Code: ACP009
Product Description: Limited edition illustrated print of the 2018 Sandown 500 Retro Round Shell V-Power Ford FGX Falcon driven by Scott McLaughlin / Alexandre Prémat and Dick Johnson’s 1988 ATCC Winning Ford Sierra RS500, celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Dick Johnson’s 1988 ATCC win.
Limited Edition Number: 200 Pieces
- Print measures a large (W) 841mm X (H) 594mm (A1 Size)
- Officially licensed by Shell V-Power Racing Team / DJR Team Penske.
- Individually numbered and signed by the artist.
- Printed on 250gsm matte paper stock.
- Australian made.
- Each print comes individually packaged in study poster tube.
- Artwork produced by Tristan Groves exclusively for Authentic Collectables.
About This Product:
As a team with one of the richest histories in Australian motorsport, Shell V-Power Racing Team / DJR Team Penske will be celebrating a milestone moment from the past with their liveries at the 2018 Sandown 500 Retro Round.
Their #12 and #17 2018 Ford FGX Falcons will race featuring a special one-off retro themed livery based on Dick Johnson’s Shell Ultra-Hi Racing Ford Sierra RS500 which he drove to win the 1988 Australian Touring Car Championship - with 2018 marking the 30th Anniversary of the achievement.
The 1988 season was a particularly dominant one for Dick Johnson Racing, with Johnson and his then teammate John Bowe taking victory in eight of the nine rounds. It was Johnson’s fourth Australian Touring Car title, with Bowe finishing second in the points for a Shell 1-2.
Johnson, now co-owner of the front-running Virgin Australia Supercars outfit Shell V-Power Racing Team, has fond memories of that era.
“Those Sierras were the best Touring Cars on the planet, and we were completely and totally on top of our game,” said Johnson.
“Seeing that classic livery on these cars is very special and brings back many great memories. It’s hard to believe it’s been 30 years, but amazing to relive those fantastic times and see that livery back on track.”
Authentic Collectables are proud to be releasing this amazing limited edition illustrated print featuring the #17 Falcon Scott McLaughlin and Alexandre Prémat will be driving at the 2018 edition of the popular retro round along with Dick Johnson’s Championship-Winning #17 Sierra which celebrates the 30 year milestone.
Featuring the artwork of Australian designer / illustrator Tristan Groves, the print measures 841mm X 594mm printed on 250gsm matte paper using offset print technology and will be individually numbered and signed by the artist.
The edition number will be based on pre-orders received so don’t miss it, please place your order at your local stockist or here online. This print is expected to start shipping in mid October 2018.
Please Note: Concept artwork used, livery updates will be made prior to release.
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