The Bathurst 12 Hour is an endurance race for GT and production cars held at the Mount Panorama Circuit, inBathurst, Australia in February each year. The race was first held in 1991 for Series Production cars and moved to Eastern Creek Raceway in 1995 before being discontinued. The race was revived in 2007, again for production cars, before GT cars were made eligible for the first time in 201.
Back in 1992, The SAAB 9000 CS Turbo S was one of the most luxurious cars to ever race at the circuit. Glenn Seton and Colin Bond co-drove a SAAB 9000 to third place in the Bathurst 12-Hour. “the Saab is running at the same pace as the fully race developed cars”,
Great video story about Colin Bond racing the Saab 9000 at the Bathurst 12 hour in 1992: