This year marks a special milestone for Supercheap Auto in the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship as it celebrates its 20th year as a car sponsor in the category since first appearing on the flanks of a Supercar race car back at the start of the 1998 season.
Supercars.com reader Milton Strong recently attended the Perth SuperSprint at Barbagallo Raceway in Western Australia and came across an old Supercheap Auto Falcon AU on display in the paddock - and it prompted him to get in touch with us.
“It sure looked familiar and the colours reminded me of those cars from the late 1990s but I was really interested to see if you could dig up some more on the history of that particular car,” Milton wrote to us.
“I’d be intrigued to know if it had been a car sold to the John Briggs team by a bigger team that already had some race history or if it was one they built themselves.”
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