Macauley Jones is back in 2021 with a brand-new look as he gets set for a third season with Brad Jones Racing after the team acquired a new Racing Entitlement Contract.
The REC purchase comes after the team’s partnership with CoolDrive amicably ends after five memorable years.
“I’d like to thank CoolDrive and the Blanchard family for their support over the years and being a big part of the BJR team,” Macauley Jones said.
“It’s been really great working with the Blanchard’s and Team CoolDrive and I wish them all the best in the future.
“I’m heading into my third year now in the Supercars series. I’m very excited to be moving forward and being able to race in Australia’s top Motorsport category and have a crack with BJR in 2021.
“We’ll also be heading into next year with some internal changes with Kim now stepping away and retiring so I’m looking forward to getting to work closer alongside my dad and building on the success we had in 2020.
“I’m enjoying the downtime now however my off-track preparation has already begun for next year to ensure I come back as strong as ever ready for the season to kick -off. I’m looking forward to a new year, a new look and seeing what BJR can accomplish as a whole in 2021.”
Jones heads into his third season in the Championship with 81 races under his belt after debuting at Sandown Raceway as a wildcard in 2015.
Team owner Brad Jones also sends his thanks to the Blanchard family, “It’s been great having John, Tim and Grandpa Blanchard a part of BJR for so long,” Jones said.
“We’ve made some great memories and they’ve assisted Macauley get to where he is today. I wish them all the best in the upcoming year and a successful future”.
The team purchased the REC from former 23 Red team owner Phil Munday.
Stay tuned to BJR’s social pages for Macauley’s livery and number reveal in the New Year!