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Why Bathurst-winning engineers are finding their way in IMSA
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Why Bathurst-winning engineers are finding their way in IMSA

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After scaling the heights of Mount Panorama, two top Supercars engineers are taking on a fresh challenge in sportscars

Bathurst 1000 victory is the biggest accolade an Australian Supercars engineer can have on their CV. For many, it's a career-defining moment, the culmination of years of striving to reach the top of the nation's most famous series and conquer its most prestigious race, all the while growing their understanding of what makes a car and driver tick.

So where do you go once you've scaled the heights of Mount Panorama?

For John 'Irish' McGregor, who last year engineered Triple Eight veterans Craig Lowndes and Steven Richards to their seventh and fifth Bathurst victories respectively, and Dr Geoff Slater, the chief engineer at Tekno Autosports when Will Davison and Jonathon Webb earned the spoils in 2016, the answer to that question was identical.

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