Those strategies are now well advanced, with Supercars confirming the moving is underway which SMP will serve as a hub, of sorts..
There had actually been talk the round might be progressed to this weekend, however it will go on as set up on the 19th and 18th.
” Supercars has actually been carefully keeping track of the situation in Victoria and groups had actually been preparing to advance travel dates in advance of todays statement,” stated Supercars CEO Sean Seamer..
Theres still no official word on assistance categories, however there is still hope the second-tier series might proceed in Sydney as planned..
” We value their desire to play their part, to guarantee we safeguard the health and health and wellbeing of Supercars and the larger community.
Dunlop has sent its tire allowance to Sydney for both the Supercars and the Super2 series.
Motorsport.com understands a variety of crew and motorists have actually currently flown to Sydney.
As initially reported by Motorsport.com, news of the border closure resulted in Melbourne-based groups making strategies to run away the state prior to the closure, to guarantee the upcoming Sydney Motorsport Park round can proceed on July 18-19..
” We stay nimble and continue to work with all government stakeholders, appropriate medical officials and groups on guaranteeing we race in a safe and compliant method.”.
Kelly Racing, on the other hand, is headed to Mildura and will be based upon the Kelly family farm prior to heading to SMP closer to the event..
The SMP garages will be readily available from tonight onwards, although it appears getting to Albury, simply on the NSW side of the border, by midnight will be the primary concern..
The ongoing break out of COVID-19 cases in Melbourne has actually led to the NSW state federal government closing its border to the south, with people from the Victorian capital barred from midnight tonight, and the rest of the state from midnight tomorrow..