At the 2022 Repco Bathurst 1000, Dick Johnson Racing celebrated their 1000th championship race, the first team in ATCC/Supercars history to achieve the milestone.
To celebrate the team's journey to 1000 races, a new, official limited edition hardcover book titled Dick Johnson Racing: The First To 1000 - Celebrating 1000 Championship Races 1981-2002 is being produced, written by team founder and Hall of Fame legend Dick Johnson AM with acclaimed author John Smailes.
The 300+ page book, which includes key insights direct from Dick Johnson and over 800 images spanning the teams illustrious history is due for release in mid 2023. It will be printed in an exclusive limited edition print run, with every copy individually numbered and signed by both Dick Johnson AM and team co-owner Dr. Ryan Story AM.
The team is one of, if not the most popular motorsport teams in Australia and Authentic Collectables and Dick Johnson Racing are proud to announce that they plan to include a dedicated fan section in the book to acknowledge the support of the teams vast legion of fans and give them an opportunity to be immortalised in the never to be repeated limited edition publication.
Fans of the team are encouraged to visit the website below to submit their details and an image of them showing their support to be considered for publication in the book.
Fans must own the rights to the image they supply. It could be a picture of them wearing team merchandise between the years of 1981 to 2022, a selfie or photo with Dick or one of the team's many drivers, a shot they have taken of the cars on track, a podium or crowd celebration or anything else they feel is suitable!
Visit the website here to submit your fan support for your chance to be included in the book - https://1000races.authenticcollectables.com.au/
The collectors book is now available to pre-order here or enquire about it at authorised stockists.