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August 23, 2019

Onboard: Shane van Gisbergen sets Bathurst lap record

Ride on-board with Shane van Gisbergen as the Kiwi sets the fastest ever lap around Mount Panorama during qualifying for the Bathurst 12 Hour last weekend. In a statement of intent that he would carry over to the race, van Gisbergen’s the McLaren 650S flew across the mountain in an astonishing 2m 01.286s, putting him on pole by over half a second from Rene Rast.

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James Newbold

James Newbold is Racing.GT's Editor. He graduated from a politics degree at the University of East Anglia in 2015, which should help him navigate through the political minefield that is GT racing. He likes Marmite on toast and Oreo cookies. Speaks Spanish, but only when no one is looking.