When the Supercars season resumes James Courtney will be a Tickford Racing driver – but it's not the first time the star driver has flirted with the famous Ford squad.
It's been a rollercoaster few months for Courtney.
His much-publicised move to the new Team Sydney venture was subject to constant on again, off again rumours throughout the off-season. It did happen, but didn't last long. A week after the Adelaide 500 he walked away from the team citing that a big commitment "hadn't been honoured".
Then there was a wildcard deal to run a third Erebus car in the works, which was scuppered by the break induced by the coronavirus.
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